The 10 Best Hotel Gyms in Las Vegas
Consider a stay at one of these hotels with a sweet gym if you’re visiting Sin City.
When you think about Sin City, fitness is probably not the first thing that comes to mind.
Self-indulgence usually ranks a bit higher on everyone's list of priorities but that doesn't mean you have to neglect your fitness all together.
Even though most of us go to Las Vegas to party and have a good time, it's important to not forget about your health. The fact is, maintaining a fitness routine while visiting a city as crazy as Las Vegas can be a great way to enjoy yourself even more (you'll have more energy).
And let's not forget about the many people who visit Las Vegas for shows and conferences every year and have no interest in abandoning their gym habits.
Many of the hotels and resorts on the Strip have gone to great lengths to ensure you have an exceptional fitness facility available to you during your stay.
Las Vegas has some of the best hotel gyms in the world, so this wasn't easy.
Here are our picks for the ten best hotel gyms in Las Vegas.
There are two fitness centers at the Cosmopolitan, one in the Chelsea Tower and one in the Boulevard Tower.
The Chelsea Fitness Center is the larger of the two at over 5,000 square feet. It has twelve treadmills, six elliptical machines, upright and recumbent bikes, a movement studio, resistance strength equipment, a free weight area, tennis courts, and a Kinesis Wall.
The Boulevard Fitness Center is smaller at 2,000 square feet but, unlike Chelsea, is open 24 hours. It features a similar selection of treadmills, ellipiticals, stationary bikes, resistance strength equipment and a free weight area.
Looking for the best fitness class in Las Vegas?
It's Sweat 60 at the Cosmopolitan. For less than the price of a cocktail on the Strip ($15), you can "enjoy" an hour long, high intensity interval training class full of squats, agility drills, boxing, burpees, and much more.
The Mirage Hotel and Casino
There's no shortage of equipment or space at the fitness center in the Mirage Hotel and Casino. There's cardio machines, weight machines, squat racks, barbells, dumbbells, and even kettlebells. Plenty of options to choose from and a ton of space to use them in. Personal training sessions and a "Dolphin Yoga" class are options at an extra cost. Like many of the hotel and resort gyms in Las Vegas, this one closes early - 7 p.m. to be exact.
The gym at the Mandarin Oriental caters to wellness-minded guests in almost every conceivable way. The fitness center has cardio machines, free weights, a Kinesis Wall, and a Concept2 rower. Chilled towels, bottled waters, and whole fresh fruit are at your disposal and a spacious yoga studio provides great views while you exercise the mind, body, and spirit. Pilates, Body Sculpt, Kinesis Circuit Training and Boot Camp interval training classes are also offered.
Whether you're looking to get in a 5k on the treadmill or do some heavy dumbbell exercises, the fitness center at the Luxor has you covered. It's got plenty space and is equipped with a wide range of cardio machines, including treadmills, elliptical machines, and stationary bikes. Like many of the other resort and hotel gyms, it closes at 7 p.m.
Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino
Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and overlooking the third floor pool deck, the fitness center at the Westgate is spacious and well-equipped with cardio equipment, free weights, and weight machines. It's open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. and admission is complimentary for guests who pay the resort fee.
The two fitness centers at Wynn and Encore offer Cybex treadmills, elliptical trainers, recumbent and upright bikes as well as strength equipment, including dumbbells, barbells, and kettlebells. Take advantage of daily fitness classes and a team of nationally-certified personal trainers who are available for private instruction. Both fitness centers are open daily from 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The fitness center at Caesars Palace is spacious and offers a solid variety of equipment, including cardio machines and free weights. It's open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. and paying the resort free will provide entry for two.
The WestinWORKOUT Fitness Studio at the Westin Las Vegas is smaller than many of the gyms in the large resorts on the Strip but it makes up for it's size in two important areas: it's open 24 hours a day and Westin offers New Balance Gear Lending. For just $5, Westin will provide you with the workout clothes and shoes you need to keep up with your fitness routine while you stay with them. RunWESTIN also offers guests guided runs and running/walking routes around Las Vegas.
The Fitness Center at Aria Resort and Casino is 6,000 square feet and full of equipment to choose from, including 46 cardio pieces, 21 treadmills, 10 full-body Arc cross trainers, three lower-body Arc cross trainers, five recumbent bikes, three upright bikes, one seated rower, two Keiser spin bikes, one upper-body ergometer and two rope trainers.
The Fitness Center also offers a designated stretching area with stability balls, medicine balls, a bar tree and free weights, all with a beautiful view overlooking the pool.
Hours are 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The Aria may offer the best selection of group classes in Las Vegas. Their list includes kettlebell training, TRX Fusion, Combat Cardio, yoga, Pilates, Barre, and spinning classes.
The Fitness Center at the Bellagio provides state-of-the-art facilities with a solid selection of equipment, including cardio machines, weight machines, and free weights. Classes include Reformer Pilates, Barre Pilates, Fit Spin, Holistic Hatha Yoga, and Boot Camp group or in-room classes. Personal trainign sessions are available.
Staying fit while visiting Las Vegas is sure to be a challenge, even for the most dedicated fitness enthusiast but staying at a resort or hotel with a great gym will go a long way in keeping you on track. Consider a stay at one of these ten hotels for a memorable fitness experience (on top of all the other fun you're sure to be having) in Sin City.
Cover Photo Credit: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas