Sport in Dover

Official Dover Tourist Information Number: 01304 205 108

Enjoy golf in the Dover area of Kent.Swimming, sailing, golf, fishing, horse riding, tennis, water sports…you can do all these and more in Dover and the surrounding area. The country side around Dover is ideal for walking but if you feel like something a little more energetic then check out the list of some of the sporting activities available in Dover.

Dover Leisure Centre, Townwall Street, Dover. Pool, gym, table tennis, squash and a whole range of other sports plus sauna and steam room.

Dover Watersports Centre. The Basement, 3 Waterloo Crescent, Dover. Learn to sail, canoe, windsurf or even learn how to drive a powerboat!

Russel Gardens  has an 18 hole putting area and 4 grass tennis courts.

Prince of Wales Pier and Admiralty Pier are both popular haunts for sea anglers. You can also visit Samphire Hoe and fish off the sea wall.

Cornilo Riding, Sutton Court Farm, Sutton near Dover. Enjoy the beautiful countryside on horseback.

Owl House Stables, at St Margaret’s-at-Cliffe near Dover. Learn to ride or improve your skills.

Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club, Waterloo Crescent, Dover. Open to visitors.

Dover Athletic Football Club. Crabble Athletic Ground, Lewisham Road,River, Dover. Come and watch the team play.

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club,Golf Road, Deal and the Deal, Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club, The Leas, Kingsdown, Deal are just a short drive away from Dover.

Open Golf Championship July 2020

The Royal St George’s golf club in Sandwich is just a short drive from Dover. Visitors from around the world will be streaming to the area. For more information and to book accommodation for the Open Golf tournament please click here.