Pay As you Go Options

Since it opened in December 2008 The Watershed has seen more than two million visits through its doors and has consistently been awarded the prestigious Ireland Active National Quality Award (formerly White Flag Excellence Award) every year since 2010. You don’t have to be a private member to enjoy top class facilities, people are welcome to come on a “Pay As You Go” basis. The Watershed are constantly reviewing their offerings and adding on new classes, equipment and packages for their members and customers.

  • Wide-ranging range of membership options, literally one to suit EVERY budget
  • Extensive range of indoor and outdoor facilities which are second to none
  • The only White Flag accredited leisure centre rated as 'Outstanding' in Kilkenny


  Swimming Pay As You Go Peak Off-Peak
  Adult Swim 9.00 7.00
  Child Swim 5.00 5.00
  Family Swim [2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children] 22.00 22.00
  Student Swim 6.00 6.00
  Over 60’s Swim 7.00 6.00
  Early Bird Swim 7:30am to 9:30am Mon – Fri 6.00 6.00
  Special Swim Time (See timetable for session times) Reduced Rate
  Adult Swim €6
  Child Swim €4
  Family Swim [2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children]  €18
  Gym Peak Time Pay As You Go: 1:30pm to close Monday to Friday + All Day Saturday/Sunday/Bank Holidays
  Adult 9.00
  Student 7.00
  Gym Off-Peak Pay As You Go: 7:30am to 1:30pm Monday to Friday (excl Bank Holidays)
  All tickets 7.00
  Gym & Swim Pay As You Go Any Time Rate
  Adult 12.00
  Student 10.00
  Fitness Class & Swim  
  All tickets  12.00

* Important Note regarding Child Entry & Supervision

Strict rules apply with regard to child entry and supervision which affects Family Swims.  The ratio of one adult to two children under eight years applies without exception.  If there is a third child under eight in your family, a second adult must be present - for more information, please click here