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Following the announcement by the Scottish Government today, we are pleased to let you know that we will be reopening our venues in Edinburgh, Thistle Padel and Barnton Park, from Friday 29th May!

Please read all the information below about guidelines, new temporary promotional court rate, buying/hiring padel rackets before your first booking and how to play padel 1 vs 1.

Return to Restricted Play

Game4Padel has followed LTA, Tennis Scotland and Scottish Government guidance to implement venue appropriate measures.

  • Maximum 2 players per court (unless doubles pair are both from the same household)
  • Only handle your own racket and personal (marked) padel balls
  • No coaching permitted (unless the coach is part of household group)
  • Avoid changing ends
  • Start your booking 5 minutes after the booking time to reduce contact with other players
  • Exit the courts and club 5 minutes before your booking finishes and before the next players arrive - do not stay to socialise
  • Maintain social distancing rules (2m) at all times
  • Follow public health guidelines for hygiene
  • Do not play if you are self-isolating 

Read full guidelines

Venues: Important Update


Thistle Padel


Thistle Padel will operate with only one court (Court 2) until it is considered safe to open both.
Temporary court cost
Game4Padel members: £10/hour
Non members: £14/hour

Book a court


Barnton Park LTC

New! Join Barnton Park LTC and get 20% off a full Game4Padel membership!
Temporary court cost
Game4Padel members: £8/hour
Non members: £12/hour

Book a court

Buy or Rent a Padel Racket

In order to adhere to the guidelines above, we would encourage players to buy their own rackets or rent a pre-used racket at £10 for 2 months (offer applies to Game4Padel members only). All pre-used rackets available on loan have been thoroughly cleaned, sanitised and re-gripped.

You can rent or buy rackets and balls on the Game4Padel club shop.

Collect your order:

Thistle Padel | Monday 1st June | 5pm to 7pm
Barnton Park | Tuesday 2nd June | 5pm to 7pm

We will also sell rackets and balls on site on those dates


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