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Gold's Gym

Sheepcote Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 2JN

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Access Guide

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2020 Changes

  • AccessAble are aware that there have been changes to this Access Guide, which includes the information for the swimming pool and accessible changing room. Our surveyors will revisit the venue to update the information as soon as possible, subject to Government restrictions.

COVID-19 Information

  • There are external queuing points.
  • The external queuing points are clearly marked/signed.
  • There are separate doors for entering and exiting.
  • There is a member of staff available at the entrance.
  • There is hand sanitiser available at the entrance.
  • The hand sanitisers are hand held.
  • There is a limited number of people allowed inside.
  • There is a one-way system throughout.
  • The one-way system is clearly marked/signed.
  • There is clear signage inside to help with social distancing.
  • There are protective clear screens located at tills/counters.
  • Toilets are available.
  • The venue is certified with the 'We’re Good To Go’ COVID-19 industry standard.

Opening Times

  • Monday 06:30 - 21:30.
  • Tuesday 06:30 - 21:30.
  • Wednesday 06:30 - 21:30.
  • Thursday 06:30 - 21:30.
  • Friday 06:30 - 21:30.
  • Saturday 07:00 - 20:00.
  • Sunday 07:00 - 20:00.


  • The venue is situated within the centre of the town.
  • This venue is situated in Harrow.
  • The nearest mainline station is Harrow on the Hill.


  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Sheepcote Road)

  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 146cm (4ft 9in) wide.

Reception (Reception)

  • The reception desk is 3m (9ft 10in) from the front entrance.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is high height.
  • Lighting levels are bright.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service(s).
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are bright.

Level Change (Inside Access)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located leading from the reception area to changing rooms.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 170cm (5ft 7in).
  • Comments View
    • There are turnstiles into the venue at reception, but this also a gate, 190 cm wide, which can be used to gain access.

Swimming Pool

  • There is not a ramped entrance into the water.
  • There is not a wet side chair available.
  • There is not a hoist for wheelchair users to access the water.
  • There are steps into the swimming pool.
  • There are 7 steps.
  • There is not a ladder type entrance into the water.
  • Comments View
    • The pool area can be accessed step free from the changing rooms via the ramp leading to reception.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The steps are not clearly marked.
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is a landing.
    • The lighting level is bright.
  • Other View
    • The services on the floors which are not accessible are the gym and the hair and beauty salon.
  • Comments View
    • As the venue is an old cinema, the gym is built over several levels, all of which can only be accessed via steps.
    • There is step free access to the changing rooms, assessment rooms, swimming pool and dining area.

Accessible Changing Room

  • There are not accessible changing rooms available.
  • Comments View
    • The pool area can be accessed step free from the changing rooms via the ramp leading to reception.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.