Make working out more enjoyable; join one of the many scheduled classes

Making St Giles London one of the few city hotels in central London with access to swimming pool and extensive fitness facilities, guests of the hotel can gain access to central London’s largest health and fitness facility, the independently managed Central YMCA Club, located beneath the hotel.

Guests looking to use the YMCA club should purchase a token per visit from the Front Desk, to enjoy this spacious and extensive health and fitness centre to work out or simply de-stress.

Facilities open to guests include:

  • 25 metre heated indoor swimming pool – Please note, the pool will be closed from September 1 – December 31, 2017 for YMCA refurbishment. 
  • Cardio Zone with extensive range of state-of-the-art equipment
  • Free weights room
  • More than 100 classes per week
  • Keiser Cycle Studio
  • Badminton Courts (advance booking required)
  • Sauna & Steam Room

Guests may also use the Pilates Studio and Massage & Beauty Therapy for an additional fee. All classes are subject to availability. Use of these facilities is subject to satisfactory completion of a health questionnaire and is at the discretion of the YMCA Club Management.

All children under the age of 16 are not permitted to use gym equipment or take part in fitness classes. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all time.

Club Hours of Operation:

***Pool Closure Alert*** – Effective September 1, the pool at the YMCA will be closed through January 01, 2018 as part of the Central YMCA refurbishments.
6:30am – 10:00pm Weekdays
10:00am – 8:00pm Saturday
10:00am – 6:30pm Sunday


Sunday 24 Dec = 0900-1700
Christmas Day = closed
Boxing Day = closed
Wednesday 27 Dec = 0900-1900
Thursday 28 Dec = 0900-1900
Friday 29 Dec = 0900-1900
Saturday 30 Dec = 0900-2030
Sunday 31 Dec = 0900-1700
Monday 1 Jan  = closed

Leisure facilities operate restricted hours on Public Holidays, Christmas and Easter periods. The Club is fully closed on Good Friday, Easter Saturday and Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Club hours of operation are subject to change without prior notice and are at the discretion of Central YMCA.

Contact Information:
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7343 1700