When dreaming of the tropical island paradise Bali and its beautiful beaches and ever so mouthwatering foodie scene, one thing might not come to your mind: working out. However, laying by your private villa pool is only fun for so long and you sadly cannot eat 24/7, so why not treat your body and mind and go for a workout in Bali?
Skip the holiday laziness and choose your favourite from the vast array of gym options Bali has to offer to get your sweat on. We promise, your favourite smoothie bowl is going to taste even better after kicking goals in one of the best gyms in Bali!
BEST GYMS IN SEMINYAK
This Seminyak gym is popular amongst locals, expats and tourist alike. Join them for one of their famed classes. Whether you want to form your BrazilianBoom or try Capoeira – the passionate fitness experts will make sure you leave sweaty but happy.
If you are into a more traditional gym workout in Bali – barre, TRX, kettle bells, dumbbells, resistance bands, balls, foot weights, pilates rings will have you covered. Why not book one of their trainers for a private session at your Seminyak villa?
- Gym membership options for Motion Fitness Bali in Seminyak: i.e. 1-hour group class approx. 9US$, unlimited monthly pass approx. 75Us$
Click here for more detailed gym membership options at Motion Fitness Bali in Seminyak.
Spread over an area of about 2.500 sq meters, you will find everything your sports loving heart is looking for at this gym in Seminyak. Stylishly furnished in harmonious and peaceful surroundings, world-class wellness facilities and services can be found to ensure you’ll leave exhausted but happy. From yoga to spa treatments and personal training sessions as well as classes such as MMA or capoeira, you will get to enjoy an array of lifestyle experiences with access to all their wellness facilities.
- Gym membership options for Soham Wellness Centre in Seminyak: i.e. 1-hour group class approx. 9US$, unlimited monthly pass approx. 75Us$
Click here for the detailed schedule at Soham Wellness Centre Bali.
Venture to Hammerhead Gym located just off Sunset Road in Seminyak for a full-body workout. The most complete gym in Bali offers more than 30 workout stations with world leading brands in a large air-conditioned space. Shaping your body has never been more motivating in this inspiring surrounding with the support of their highly experienced trainers. Maybe you’ll spot some of their award-winning competitors!
If you like a mix of classes and free workouts – join them for their daily Zumba class and stock up on your supplements from their large selection of high quality brands.
TAC Tip: Their home-made Avocado salad to-go for only 4.50US$ is to-die-for!
- Gym membership options at Hammerhead Gym in Seminyak: 1-day pass approx. 6.75US$, 10-session pass approx. 50Us$
Click here for more detailed membership options at Hammerhead Fitness Bali.
The gym at Peppers Seminyak overlooks the natural rock resort pool, a tempting view when working up a sweat! You gain complimentary access to the well-equipped gym (think: treadmill, elliptical machine, bikes, wide selection of weights, gym ball, balance dome, angled leg press, leg curl, pully row, chest press, smith machine) a with Connect@ membership, a co-working program at Peppers Seminyak including high speed internet and all day swimming pool access as well as a 10 people meeting boardroom with printing station and complimentary stationery. Not to forget: you also get 15% off Food and Beverages at The Laneway and 15% off SPA treatments with your membership!
- Connect@ membership options: 1 month – approx. 98US$; 3 months – approx. 260US$; 6 months – approx. 465US$.
BEST GYMS IN CANGGU
Training at Bali’s famed Canggu Club not only includes a well-equipped gym – the Canggu Club Day Pass or Membership, it also offers you direct access to some of Bali’s most thrilling entertainment and sporting venues such as Splash Water Park, a 25m lap pool and a fully equipped tennis centre.
You won’t be missing anything during working up a sweat at this Bali gym in Canggu, whether you join their fitness class program with international trainers or prefer a workout in their large air-conditioned gym consisting of state-of-the-art cardio and fitness machines, free weights and stretching. Treat yourself to a treatment at Bodytemple, one of Bali’s best spas, afterwards!
- Gym membership options at Canggu Club: 1-day pass approx. 23US$, Bronze Membership – monthly approx. 198US$
Strength to strength! Being the first CrossFit affiliate in Bali, you’ll be in good hands whether you want to try CrossFit in Bali for the first time or simply can’t go without it while on holiday!
Offering drop-in classes to monthly memberships at their two outlets in Canggu and Jimbaran as well as a complete Eat Sleep Lift package offering accommodation, daily breakfast and unlimited access to their CrossFit classes and open gym. Join them for a session of beach volleyball, basketball, tennis or soccer to stay active in tropical Bali. Must-join: their beach training!
- Gym membership options at S2S Crossfit Bali: 1-class pass approx. 15US$, monthly unlimited classes and open gym approx. 135US$
Click here for more detailed membership options at S2S CrossFit Bali.
Priding themselves as the #1 beach bootcamp specialists on the island with years of experience in organising the best beach workouts, you almost cannot miss out on joining one of their famed beach-side bootcamps in the early mornings. And what’s better than a refreshing dip on the ocean and a coconut on the beach after working up a sweat along a motivated international group!
Click here for their detailed locations and times – you can sweat it up in Canggu, Berawa, Sanur and Nusa Dua!
- Bootcamp Bali membership options: per beach bootcamp approx. 3.50US$ for all levels welcome – no more excuses 😉
BEST GYMS IN UBUD
If you are after a workout different to the usual weight lifting, you should pay a visit to Movement Matters gym while staying Ubud. They offer a large variation of pilates (Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Stability Chair, Barrels, Wedge, EXO Chair, MOTR®) and Gyrotonic (movement of the ‘fascia’ – think of moving the web-like structure in your body) in private, private duet and small group classes.
- Gym membership options at Movement Matters in Ubud: Jumpstart beginner package – 5 one-on-on classes approx. 205US$, 1 hour Reformer Tutorial approx. 40US$
Click here for more detailed membership options at Movement Matters Ubud.
Are you a Bali regular and your favourite gym didn’t make the list? We’d love to hear from you in our The Asia Collective – Luxe Travellers group on Facebook – join to share your travel tips and ask for advice from the like-minded travellers.