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Wellness Havens in Jumeirah Lake Towers

A guide to the 5 best spas and gyms in JLT

13 Mar 2018, words by Ruqayyah Khan

Wellness Havens in Jumeirah Lake Towers

Jumierah Lake Towers might be best described as a city within a city. Owning a home in JLT, with its vibrant blend of high-rise urban living and tranquil natural spaces, will give you access to some of the trendiest restaurants and lounges in town, whilst easily covering the more everyday affairs of groceries and walks along the lakefronts. JLT checks all the boxes for living your best urban life, including when it comes to wellness. Whether you’re after that post-workout rush of endorphins or looking to enjoy something a little more pampering, Luxhabitat’s list of gyms, spas, and fitness clubs in JLT has you covered.

1. Smart Fitness

Wellness Havens in Jumeirah Lake Towers

Smart Fitness is an award-winning and well-loved gym that takes pride in personalisation and customer satisfaction. The expert trainers at Smart Fitness focus on long-term goals and forming a personal connection to get the best possible results. The Smart Fitness gym boasts not only superb equipment, but also 8-week transformation programmes, group classes, and programmes for expecting and new mothers. If you’re still not convinced, the gym also offers a free trial to help you make up your mind and see if this is the right fit for you.

Smart Fitness is located in the HDS Business Centre, Cluster M. 

T: +971 4 438 5055

2. The Champion Club

Wellness Havens in Jumeirah Lake Towers

At the Champion Club, envisioned by world champion and master instructor Prince Amir, members are given comprehensive and all-round training in as many styles as they choose. From MMA, karate and kickboxing to staples like circuits and weight training, this martial arts gym’s one goal is to make you stronger. Group classes include a range of styles led by experienced instructors, and one-on-one personal training services, including classes for kids and teens. The Champion Club also offers a free class to get a real taste of what the club is all about.

The Champion Club is in Icon Towers 2, Cluster L.

T: +971 4 447 4980

3. Reebok CrossFit LifeSpark

Wellness Havens in Jumeirah Lake Towers

CrossFit started as a niche training style, but has now become one of the most well-known mainstays in the fitness movement. Reebok CrossFit LifeSpark is a CrossFit box that welcomes everyone, whether a newbie or a full-fledged fitness fanatic. LifeSpark offers a “Taster Class” to meet the coaches and community, as well as essentials classes to build momentum for first-timers or those looking for a refresher course. They also provide competition training classes, designed especially to prepare for the fitness contests and marathons that draw so many fitness enthusiasts. Besides these targeted programmes, LifeSpark also has personal coaching services, group classes, gymnastics, and is open to kids and expecting mothers too.

Reebok CrossFit LifeSpark is in Concorde Tower, Cluster H.

T: +971 4 450 8234

4. Hush Salon and Spa, Mövenpick Hotel JLT

Wellness Havens in Jumeirah Lake Towers

The treatments on offer from this salon and spa make it the kind of one-stop destination one would all but expect to find in JLT. Choose from aromatherapy and hot stone massages, or something a little more off the beaten path like clinical reflexology. Besides the body treatments, Hush has other salon and spa staples like anti-ageing and brightening facials, pampering hair care options, and a whole host of choices for nails and makeup.

Hush Salon and Spa is in the Mövenpick Hotel, Cluster A.

T: +971 4 438 0078

5. Armada Spa

Wellness Havens in Jumeirah Lake Towers

Armada Spa has a variety of treatments for relaxation, rejuvenation, and anti-ageing. This spa also gives you the option to “Build Your Own Pamper Package”, where you can choose from the spa and salon services that are perfect just for you. Choose from indulgent body wraps, a relaxing Polynesian warm massage, and a wealth of other treatments. From hair masks and oil treatments to nail art services and foot scrubs, there’s little you won’t find at Armada Spa. In addition to spa and salon treatments, Armada also offers a membership card.

Armada Spa is in Armada Tower 1, Cluster P.

T: +971 4 395 8888