A relaxing short break doesn’t necessarily mean a short break from your fitness regime.
With a London theatre break, staying at one of our many hotels with their own swimming pools your weekend break can become quite the the healthy dream: You only need to add a morning walking round the sales and you can honestly say you’ve gone for the burn!
Theatre Break Hotels with Pools
There is a wide range of pools available, from the roof top pool at the Berkley via the 9 metre silver steel pool at the Corinthia to the 25 metre basement pool at the St Giles Hotel and there is nothing quite like a swim before breakfast! So here is a list. There are more: when you book your break there is a filter to select hotels with pools – tick that to see what is available for your chosen dates.
Three star Hotels with Pools
3 * St Giles Hotel just off Oxford Street
The St Giles Hotel, just off Tottenham Court Road, sits above the gym facilites of the YMCA. A lift takes you down to a huge underground temple dedicated to getting you fitter. A big pool, tonnes of machines and freeweights, squash courts and numerous classes.
3 * Thistle City Barbican in The City
The Thistle City Barbican’s Otium Health & Leisure Club has an indoor swimming pool, fully-equipped gymnasium, Jacuzzi, sunbed, sauna and steam room, .
Four star Hotels with Pools
4 * Kensington Close Hotel & Spa in Kensington
The hotel’s fully refurbished Emotions Health Spa boasts heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, beauty treatments and a fully-equipped gym where you can relax, unwind and be pampered.
4 * Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel & Spa in Victoria
The Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel is the flagship hotel of the Pestana Hotels and Resorts Group – ranking with the top 100 hotel chains of the world. Its spa offers spa and beauty therapy including an indoor heated pool, sauna and steam room with a relaxation area.
4 * Holiday Inn Kings Cross/Bloomsbury in Bloomsbury
The Holiday Inn Kings Cross/Bloomsbury, London is situated on Kings Cross Road within easy reach of the Kings Cross and St Pancras main line stations, fashionable Bloomsbury and the West End. Their Ozone Health & Fitness Club offers an invigorating workout, a relaxing swim, a sauna or a steam.
4 * London Marriott Hotel Marble Arch on Oxford Street
The London Marriott Hotel Marble Arch is a luxurious and elegant 4 star hotel situated close to many London attractions. The Marriott Leisure Club features Cardiovascular equipment, Free weights, Cybex gym resistance equipment, an indoor pool and a sauna.
Five star Hotels with Pools
5* Le Meridien Piccadilly on Piccadilly
Just metres from Eros you could be relaxing in your trollies in the pool, having a game of squash, working out in the gym or getting pampered in the spa and relaxation area.
5* The Berkeley in Knightsbridge
The Berkeley’s gym boasts glorious panoramic views over Knightsbridge and Hyde Park, thanks to its rooftop position.
5* The Savoy on The Strand in Theatreland
The iconic Savoy Hotel in London completed its £220 million restoration in 2012 and the gym and spa facilities were not missed off the list – directly beneath the central atrium, daylight filters down onto the swimming pool. You can even have swimming lessons!
5* The Connaught in Mayfair
The asian inspired Aman spa promises an atmosphere of calm to enjoy health and beauty treatments, swimming pool and steam room, workouts and personal training.
5* Corinthia Hotel London in Westminster
Spread over four floors they have a Private Spa Suite, 17 treatment pods, nail studio, Daniel Galvin hair studio, amphitheatre sauna, black mosaic steam room and a state-of-the-art gym but the 9 metre silver steel swimming pool probably won’t keep you that fit!
So remember: a short break doesn’t necessarily mean a short break from your fitness regime.