The Southdown Club is a friendly sports club nestled at the foot of the Priory ruins in Lewes, East Sussex.  

What We Offer?

The Club  has 16 tennis courts including 2 new indoor acrylic corts, 4 squash courts with a viewing balcony, two new netball courts  and a flood-lit astro/hockey pitch. We cater for all levels from beginners to competition in a welcoming and friendly atmosphere so there is something for everybody. Club  evenings and afternoons are organised for tennis and squash. 

The Southdown Club is the home of Lewes Hockey Club which runs 6 Mens teams, 5 Ladies teams and a thriving junior section.

Health and Wellbeing 

  • The Bodyalign Clinic (Physiotherapy & Osteopathy)
  • Pilates Classes
  • A fully equipped Gym
  • Personal Trainers
  • Sports Massage Therapy


The Clubhouse has a fully stocked bar which is open seven days a week and extensive changing room facilities.

Various meeting rooms are also available for hire.


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  • Hockey 1st Team Cup Match - Sun 17th Nov

    11.11.13by Nigel Baker

    PENSIONS HA CUP LAST 16 LEWES V OLD LOUGHTONIANS SOUTHDOWN CLUB 1.30 PM SUNDAY 17 NOVEMBER (sponsored by Sussex Police White Ribbon Campaign) Ple...

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  • Senior Squash Night

    Wed 18:00 - 20:00

    Senior squash night is organised by Nic, our squash coach, and is suitable for players of all levels. Cost: £3 members, £5 non members. Please ob...