Play padel all year round! at Thistle Padel

Booking System from February 2022

We are currently transitionning to a new booking system

From 10th January - All group lessons and activities can be booked here. Have a look below to see what's on offer! For court bookings please continue to use

From early February 2022 onwards - Book courts, lessons and activities here! 

To book activities and courts on the go please download the MATCHi app on Android and iOS.


Welcome to Thistle Padel Club!

Since March 2017 you can play the world's fastest growing sport at Thistle Padel Club's in Edinburgh (Colinton)! Here is a list of what we have to offer:

  • 2 covered courts with floodlights.
  • Pay & Play. You don't have to be a Game4Padel member to be able to book a court!
  • A membership at £5/month to play at our cheapest rates and other benefits!
  • Super Off-Peak and Off-Peak rates from only £2/player! 
  • Adult club sessions open to members and non members.
  • The Game4Padel Academy for Juniors age 8 to 18 years old. 
  • Qualified and passionate coaches including UK Padel number 1 & 2!
  • A growing padel community who organises padel games via our WhatsApp group. 

  Please contact us if you need more information. 

Book a court

Thanks to our Pay & Play system, our court is open to all! Game4Padel members get a court discount of £2/player per hour.

Opening hours:

  • Monday to Sunday from 8am to 10pm.

Cost per player:

  • Super off Peak: Members £2/hour | Non members £4/hour
  • Off Peak: Members £3/hour | Non members £5/hour
  • Peak: Members £5/hour | Non members £7/hour

Peak/Off Peak times:

Monday to Friday:

  • Super off peak: 8am to 10am
  • Off Peak: 10am to 5pm
  • Peak: 5pm to 10pm

Saturday & Sunday:

  • Super off peak: 8am to 10am
  • Peak: 10am to 5pm
  • Off Peak: 5pm to 10pm

How to book?

  1. Sign in with your Clubspark account to show the correct pricing on the court booking calendar
  2. Go to our Book a court tab
  3. Choose a day and time for your booking
  4. Add participants to your booking and change their member's status via the drop down (guest or member)
  5. Book and pay
  6. You will receive an email confirmation with a PIN code to access the court
  7. Free online cancellation  up to 24 hours before your booking starts.

Buy a Padel Racket

In order to adhere to the guidelines above, we would encourage players to buy their own rackets. 

You can buy rackets and balls on the Game4Padel club shop


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Book in 3 quick steps...

1. Check availability

View the online booking sheet to find your preferred time and court.

2. Choose a session

Select your preferred available time and book. You can pay online with most major credit cards. Register online the first time you book.

3. Confirmation

We'll send you confirmation of your booking. You'll receive a pin number to access the venue. It's easy!

How to find us

Thistle Padel
Paties Road Recreation Ground
Katesmill Road
EH14 1JF

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