Looking to find a gym where you feel comfortable, challenged, and supported? We’ve found the top 10 gyms in Cardiff and the surrounding areas to make starting a weight loss journey, a new style of training, or upping your fitness that much easier.
A “playground for adults” Ufit is a warehouse style gym located in Cardiff bay. When you become a member at Ufit not only are you entitled to use their gym facilities, cafe, and classes; Ufit also offer their members a Ufit Black Card. Their Black Card gives you exclusive discounts to several Cardiff businesses including The Grazing Shed.
As well as usual gym facilities Ufit offers:
A personal training academy
UFit Black card
029 2048 6488
Dave’s gym is owned by Dave and Zoe Carter. Established in 2006, they can help you achieve your goal of getting fitter, stronger and healthier. Whether you want to lose weight or just improve your fitness they can accommodate your goals.
All their fitness instructors are well-trained and highly experienced. You can depend on them for advice, personal training and tailored fitness programmes.
Alongside usual gym facilities Dave’s also offer:
Range of fitness classes including Kettlebell classes
No joining fee, no contracts.
160-162 Cottrell Road,
029 2046 0232
The Compound has created an environment to cater for the amateur gym goer to the elite athlete with the combination of basic to specialist equipment as well as creating a family style atmosphere that means no matter what level you start at or what your goal is the team are all on hand to help you achieve your ambitions.
The gym has specialist:
Strong man equipment
Alongside usual gym facilities The Compound also offers:
Monthly membership includes full use of the gym and all classes/bootcamps
1 Paper Mill Rd,
Call 07711 286457
GymVision is a fully equipped independent gym built with the aim of getting busy people with busy lives feeling fitter and stronger.
It’s fully equipped with range of cardiovascular machines, free weights, and resistance machines.
Alongside usual gym facilities GymVision also offers:
Bootcamps and classes including Mum and Baby and Buggy classes.
5/6 Avenue Industrial Park
Instagram – @gymvision2014
Facebook – @gymvisionacademy
The Studio has been dubbed the ultimate user-friendly gym – ‘the gym for people who hate gyms’. Unlike most commercial set ups, there are no mirrors, no room for egos or selfies. The expert team is dedicated to solving the real issues behind clients lack of progress and are committed to creating lasting results. Whatever a persons age, fitness level or fitness goal, everyone will benefit from being assessed, guided and coached.
The Studio offers a unique group training experience in a boutique environment. Working closely with each member, the team tracks individual progress and ensures lifting technique is maintained to the highest standard. This attention to detail along with a growing membership of supportive, motivational people has created a facility unlike any other in Cardiff.
The Studio offers:
Group sessions incorporating both strength and cardiovascular training
Group sessions using intervals, functional, and strongman training.
Pre/post natal small group training
Cardiff Bay Business Centre
+44 (0) 2921 675 025
Fitness Factory Cardiff
The Fitness Factory Cardiff is a results driven, family run, independent gym in walking distance from Cardiff city centre. If an over crowded, corporate style gym is not for you then The Fitness Factory Cardiff gym in Cardiff Bay may be the answer! Their gym is small enough to care, and big enough to provide you with the environment you need to achieve your fitness goals.
Established in 2007, The Fitness Factory Cardiff is regarded as one of Cardiff’s leading gym facilities. They have continually raised their standards through education to keep up with the ever-changing fitness trends.
Alongside usual gym facilities The Fitness Factory also offers:
Small group PT sessions
Drop 2 in 42 (drop 2 jeans sizes in 6 weeks) Programme
Barbells and Collars Programme
Fitness Factory Cardiff
Unit 5 Anchor Industrial Estate
Aspire Fitness Cardiff
The aim of Aspire Fitness is to provide well-equipped, affordable, and friendly gyms that are accessible to everyone. Whatever your goal, whatever your level, they’re certain they have something to enhance your health, exercise and lifestyle needs.
Classes are included with gym membership
PT memberships include PT sessions, classes and gym membership
No contract, no joining fee.
aspire fitness Cardiff
02920 23 55 23
57 Arcot Street
Accomplish fitness studio
The goal at Accomplish Fitness is to help you change the way you think, train and feel.
Accomplish’s fitness ethos is based on the proven and recognised principles of interval training. Interval training, specifically HIIT, offers maximum benefits in a shorter period of time to help you get the results you want without having to spend hours in the gym.
A Mindset studio
Small group classes
The Bone Yard,
This is a purpose-built fitness club devoted to pushing boundaries. PB Performance believe fitness is about the journey and growth you experience as you develop your fitness.
PB Performance Gym offers the ultimate training environment: a combination of Highly Experienced Coaching and Community Driven Member Experience.
At PB Performance you can find:
Strength and conditioning
Fitness and cardio
029 2240 7418
Let us know your favourite workout and if you’ll be upping your fitness at any of these gyms this year.
Words by Lily Trigg
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