Where can a foreigner find a quality gym in Kiev? Well, in several places. If you are in Kiev temporarily or permanently and want to find a great fitness center to work out at then we present you with out English guide to best gym options in Kiev.
Don’t leave your love of fitness back home just because you are in a country where gyms aren’t that popular. Below is a list of great gyms in Kiev, primarily in city center, that will have all the facilities you need, such as treadmill for your cardio training, sophisticated gear, a pool and much more!
What are good gyms in Kiev for foreigners?
Below is a guide of legitimate 5 star experience fitness centers aka gyms that foreigners would appreciate. The only downside is that you probably won’t be able to attend group sessions unless you understand Russian. But everything else is at your disposal!
Also note that because fitness is not as popular as it is in the States, for example, you can forget about $20 monthly membership fee. Most gyms will ask you to sign up for at least 3 months straight up and the average membership fee for this period of time will start at around $300.
Probably the largest gym chain in Kiev with over 20 locations, several in the city center. SportLife gyms are huge, fitted with large training areas, as well as pools, jacuzzi, bath, spa center etc.
This gym has 2 city center locations only but it’s quite an impressive fitness center with all you need to keep healthy and fit in Kiev.
If you are a high maintenance person and regular Kiev gyms with it potential language barriers and overcrowding is not an option for you and you’re looking for something more up to the Western standards you’re used to, then you can try signing up for a gym at 5 star hotels around Kiev: Hyatt, Intercontinental and Hilton all have options to do this. And these are just a few names, other hotels have the option of gym membership available not only to hotel guests as well.
You can buy a monthly membership at Hyatt’s fitness center “Olympus“, for example, for just $500 and all its fancy gym facilities:
- sophisticated faculties for cardio and more that has all you need to keep you fit and ensure a great work out
- a large pool
- spa section
So stay fit and don’t forget to work out, just 10 minutes of cardio a day can prolong life by 3 years, and that’s only 10 minutes!
If you need advice or want us to help you get signed up to one of the gyms in Kiev we would be happy to help, simply contact us and let us handle the administrative moments!