Today more than ever, there’s a gym designed to suit your needs. The team at Destination Luxury decided it was high time to do some research into the luxury gym market – seeking out those who prevail not just in fitness, but style, luxury and wellness. From nature-centered to urban-modern fitness centers, working out more than just good for your heart; it can be very inspirational. Here’s our top ten.
10) ZENERGY HEALTH CLUB – KETCHUM, IDAHO
Idaho is a naturally scenic state, known for their world famous Sun Valley Ski Resort. Nearby is the idyllic Zenergy Health Club. Inspiring views of Wood River Valley are the main back drop of the 50,000-square-foot health club. They offer a world-class spa, acupuncture, reflexology, beauty and more. This premier health club also offers tennis courts, aerobic and weight training gym, squash court, Pilates, group fitness, indoor cycling, yoga and two lap pools.
9) BOSSE SPORTS AND HEALTH CLUB – SUDSBURY, MASSACHUSETTS
Bosse Sports and Health Club in Massachusetts focuses on the entire family with various lifestyle workouts. Dad can go indoor golfing during winter months, while Mom can get serious cardio at kickboxing classes. Kids can either conquer a two-story climbing rock wall, play tennis or go swimming – all indoors. Most of all, it has enough space so that everyone can be able to workout without beating the crowds. Sudsbury is only a 33-minute drive from Boston.
8) STUDIO THREE – CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Another great U.S. gym locale is Studio Three, out of Chicago. Its name comes from three different studio fitness disciplines: Peloton Cycling, yoga and high intensity interval training. Studio Three boasts balance, function, and technology all rolled into a modern workout space. Located in the former Erie Hotel of Downtown Chicago, Studio Three has a vintage feel on the outside with indoor top industry workout experts ready for you to burn serious calories in the three studios of your choice.
7) LA MAMOUNIA – MARRAKECH, MOROCCO
La Mamounia is a five-star luxury resort hotel with fitness centers in Marrakech, Morocco. It is equipped with two indoor and outdoor saline pools as well as private jogging around the grounds with personal fitness coaches. The location even offers boulodrome or ‘boules pitch,’ a type of sport similar to lawn bowling. The Spa at La Mamounia also offers an array of the traditional sauna, Hammam steam, Ghassoul clay, and Argan oil treatments for post-workout relaxation.
6) AKASHIC HOLISTIC WELLBEING CENTRE – LONDON, UK
Akashic Holistic Wellbeing Centre brings a spiritual element to wellness and holistic balance. The name Akasha refers to the four ingredients found in nature – air, water, earth, and fire. With these elements combine the harmonious balance for mind, body, and soul. This is the Akashic holistic intention to align balance for its guests.
5) CASTIGLION DE BOSCO – TUSCANY, ITALY
Rosewood Castiglion de Bosco is located in the same area as the UNESCO World Heritage site of Val d’Orcia. Founded by Massimo and Chiara Ferragamo, the Castiglion de Bosco is a 5,000 acre and 800-year-old estate for destination luxury travelers looking for archaeological history and regional Tuscan winery that merge together for a truly unique cultural experience. Castiglion de Bosco’s fitness center offers designated hiking and mountain bike trails amid the quintessential Tuscan landscape. There are next-generation Technogym equipment inside the estate’s fitness centers overlooking the gently rolling hills of this region.
4) ILLOIHA OMOTESANDO TOKYO FITNESS GYM – TOKYO, JAPAN
Always technologically advanced than the rest of the world, Tokyo has its one of a kind underground gym called Illoiha Omotesando. This fitness club spans two floors with a two story ceiling to unify the space. The gym cleverly fuses fashion and fitness together to create a designer climber wall. It is modeled after the Tokyo Fashion district and climbing wall with a twist. The idea of using choice design pieces like a picture frame, bird cage, mirror and stuffed deer head create an unusual challenge to traditional indoor rock climbing. This is truly an outside-the-box workout with creative flair.
3) SETAI CLUB – NYC, NEW YORK
The Setai Club is an urban oasis from the New York minute hustle and bustle, where spa rejuvenation and personalized fitness training promote overall wellness. There are hydrotherapy treatments available, which include oversized soaking tubs and rain showers with Italian glass tiled walls. Time spent inside the Setai Club NYC will surely pamper and indulge your body and mind.
2) SKY WELLNESS FITNESS CENTER – BELGRADE, SERBIA
Sky Wellness Fitness Center was designed to make you feel like you’re working out in the clouds. A collaboration between Belgrade 4of7 and London Superfusion Lab, these architectural firms created the triangular fitness center to promote an active and healthy lifestyle. Sky Wellness Fitness center’s exterior look is similar to a space ship floating in the sky. There is the window-pane panoramic view of Belgrade on all three sections of the fitness centers. Sky Wellness also has a whirlpool, sauna, massage room and small cafe available for use.
1) NITRRO BESPOKE FITNESS – MUMBAI, INDIA.
In South Mumbai lies the heart of Nitrro Bespoke Fitness Center. This modern fitness center has a signature giant disco ball sitting inside the gym, in the middle of it all, creating a funky, club-like vibe. Purple mood lighting exudes both a calm and energized ambiance inside the fitness centers. Nitrro Bespoke Fitness Center employs top of the line equipment, and over a dozen certified trainers, live DJ’s during cardio workouts, and a modern gym space to make for a well-rounded fitness center experience. There is also a healthy snack cafe to grab that delicious, fresh smoothie for post-workout hydration.
Article written by DLX Contributor, Jennie Kim.