Here at Destination Jeddah, we understand that the last thing you want to do in this heat is work out. These 5 gyms, however, are going to change your mind and finally get you off of your couch, racing to your nearest branch.
Z Club markets itself as the “first VIP club in Jeddah.” Considered a highly prestigious clubhouse, Z Club includes a spa, swimming pools, a restaurant, and comfortable lounges, among myriads of other services and amenities. Oh, and not to mention its exceptionally modern gym, which is further enhanced by trained professionals.
Possibly one of the most famous gym chains, Gold’s Gym opened its first branch in Venice, California in 1965. Over half a decade later, Gold’s Gym is catering to over 3 million members in 22 different countries. In Jeddah alone, Gold’s Gym has 7 branches open, and one does not need to wonder why. Gold’s Gym provides members with state-of-the-art equipment, exciting classes, and dedicated trainers.
Tel: +966-12-2282830 (Tahlia St., female branch)
+966-12-2282882 (Al Zahra Dist., male branch)
Curves gym exploded onto the fitness scene with an ingenious new concept that satisfied everyone: you’re in and out of the gym in 30 minutes. In today’s world, time is an issue for everyone, and “I just don’t have time” is the universal excuse for not going to the gym. With only 30 minutes to dedicate to working out, Curves made the gym experience much more accessible and appealing to a wide range of people. Unfortunately, Curves is only available for females.
Tel: +966-12-2064570 (King’s Rd. branch)
Olympia Health Club
Originally conceived as The Health Promotion Center at Fakieh Hospital, Olympia Health Club opened to the general public after noticing that it was gaining attention from more than just the hospital’s patients. Olympia today accommodates males, females, and children. Children can make good use of their time with Olympia’s after-school activities and Summer Sports Camp, while their parents can enjoy the gym’s high-quality facilities and services.
Tel: +966-12-6655000, Ext 1501/03
Fitness Time is a 100% Saudi company, which is only one of the aspects that make it a good choice. Fitness Time lists ten other reasons why you should join the gym, not the least of which include loyal service, convenience, value, friendliness, and commitment to improvement. Fitness Time has six distinct ‘brands’, with each one offering something completely different and unique than the other. The brands are: Fitness Time Plus, Fitness Time, Fitness Time Pro, Fitness Time Junior, Fitness Time Basic, and Fitness Time Academy.
Tel: 920003131 (unified number)