Ice Skating

It is strongly adviseable to book on line prior to your visit Click here to book.

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Spectrum Ice - The Coolest Place to have Fun!

Guildford Spectrum houses an Olympic sized ice rink which is used by thousands of people each week. Whether you are an experienced ice dancer or a wannabe Flames player, Spectrum Ice is available all year round for you!

Skating Advice

Watch our short video for tips on how to stay safe and make the most of your trip to Spectrum Ice 

Specialist Sessions

Spectrum offers a variety of sessions and activities for all ages and abilities. Some of these are detailed below:  

Ice Xtreme & 2Xtreme

The ultimate disco experience, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Click here for more information.

Fun Penguins and Snowmen!

"Penguins and Snowmen" are available to hire only during daytime Skate for All sessions.

Penguins and Snowmen can be rented for 30 minutes each during the session on a first-come, first-served basis for only £3.50.

You can now reserve a penguin online for the whole 90 minute session for £10. We operate them on a first-come, first-served basis

Please be advised Penguins are designed for children 1.2m and under and Snowmen are for childern over 1.2m and over. We have a limited number of Penguins and Snowmen available for hire. At peak times the penguins/snowmen are very popular with our younger visitors.


We recommend that children wear a helmet whilst on the ice. Adults can also wear helmets but they are available on a first come, first served basis. We don't have enough for every skater. Therefore if you have a cycle helmet with a chin strap bring that with you.

Skate Hire

Please note that our ice skates available from Skate Hire range from a child size 5 to an adult size 14. 

Wheelchairs on the Ice

Spectrum Ice offers the opportunity for people with special needs and/or disabilities to access the ice rink via their wheelchairs.  On the public skating sessions, accompanying carers skate for free and an adult entry ticket is charged, for those of concessionary status a reduced rate is available during off peak times. 

Simply Skate

Sessions are on Tuesday (figure & rental skates only) and Wednesday evenings and are a relaxing skate with music. Also on Tuesday evenings there is a 15 minute dance interval at 9.15pm.

Retro Skate

Thursday evenings is a session with a DJ who plays classic hits and special requests; 80's, 90's and 00's  

Ice Skating Safety

Click here for information on Ice Skating Safety.   

IceLocker Retail Shop

For the Ice Skating Shop opening hours please click here

Their contact telephone number is 01483 569185

Skate Grinding 

Hockey Skates can be sharpened at anytime, subject to staff availability.
Figure Skates can be left at any time and they will be sharpened within 48 hours.  
For more information about skate grinding please speak to a member of the Ice Team at Skate Hire.
Please pay for skate grinding at Main Reception, £7.80 per pair.