Gyms, studios and fitness centers in Tallahassee, Florida
It’s that time of year when people are making resolutions, and for many, those resolutions include joining a gym to stay healthy and in shape; luckily, Tallahassee has a number of options for everyone at every level. So no matter what your goals are in 2021, you’re sure to find the perfect “fit” from the list below… see what we did there? 😉
*** NOTE *** Due to COVID-19, the majority of Tallahassee gyms and fitness centers have implemented social distancing measures and enhanced cleaning protocols to ensure a safe experience for all members. If you have questions or concerns, we recommend calling the gym directly for more information.
There are a variety of reasons for choosing a traditional gym. The selection of equipment tends to be very broad, which can accommodate multiple fitness levels. Additionally, it can be less intimidating to gym newcomers than a group class, because you can workout on your own. Luckily, Tallahassee has a number of traditional gyms, located across the city, so no matter where you live or work, there’s sure to be something convenient nearby.
There are 3 Planet Fitness locations in Tallahassee – on North Monroe Street, Capital City SE, and Paul Russell Road. Planet Fitness is perfect for “gym newbies”, and they pride themselves on creating an environment that is welcoming to all. Their “Judgement Free Zone” motto and rules that prohibit the slamming of weights, wearing string muscle tanks, and loud grunting during exercises, helps to maintain a positive experience for everyone.
One of the main reasons members love this Tallahassee gym is because most locations offer 24/7 hour access, to help fit busy schedules.
Locations & Contact
1925 N Monroe St
1212 Capital Cir SE
110 Paul Russell Rd
Youfit Health Clubs has 2 Tallahassee locations; one on North Monroe in northwest Tallahassee, and the other on Mahan Drive in the northeast side of town. YouFit is very similar to Planet Fitness when it comes to price and environment. The main differentiator is that Youfit has a strong focus on group classes, senior classes (called SilverSneakers) and many locations also offer childcare, as well.
Locations & Contact
2432 N Monroe St
3111 Mahan Dr #12
Anytime Fitness is a 24/7 gym with 3 locations in Tallahassee – on North Monroe Street, Apalachee Parkway and Mahan Drive. While they offer all the traditional gym equipment within their facility, what makes them special is the coaching on staff who are there to help members reach their fitness goals. This includes not just exercise plans but nutrition plans as well.
Locations & Contact
1940 N Monroe St
3219 Apalachee Pkwy
6615 Mahan Dr
Premier Health & Fitness is owned by Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare, a private, not-for-profit community healthcare system founded in 1948. However, anyone can become a member of this all-inclusive fitness center, with amenities such as 2 heated lap pools, a sauna, childcare, full-sized basketball court, and massage therapy suite. As a full-service gym, Premier has won a number of local and even national awards.
1300 Miccosukee Rd
A fitness studio is generally viewed as a smaller gym that focuses more on group exercise and specializes in one or two areas of fitness. Sometimes, they are called boutique studios. Because of the specialization these studios offer, it’s easy to find the perfect fit for the type of athletic activities you enjoy. Below are a few of the fitness studios located here in Tallahassee.
There are two Orangetheory locations in Tallahassee; on Thomasville Road and another on Village Square Blvd. Orangetheory provides a total body circuit workout, which includes the treadmill, rowing machine and floor work with dumbbells and resistance bands. Participants use a heart rate monitor during class to monitor calories burned during each segment of the workout.
Locations & Contact
1321 Thomasville Rd # 1
1400 Village Square Blvd Suite 26
Sweat Therapy Fitness is a locally owned Tallahassee gym and they take pride in the personalized attention they provide to their clients. In fact, class sizes are never more than 20, to ensure each member is getting the attention needed for every part of their workout experience. Conveniently located in Midtown, one perk of this Tallahassee gym is their luxurious locker rooms, with spacious showers, towel service, and hair dryers.
1122 Thomasville Rd
For those unfamiliar with “barre”, a barre class is a workout technique inspired by elements of ballet, yoga, and Pilates. At Pure Barre, a boutique fitness studio in Tallahassee, members can choose from 4 class types: Foundations, Classic, Pure Empower and Pure Reform. Class participants can expect an effective total-body barre workout focused on low impact, high-intensity movements that lift and tone muscles and improve strength, agility and flexibility for every body. There are 2 Pure Barre locations in Tallahassee; Thomasville Rd, and Governor’s Square Blvd.
Locations & Contact
3425 Thomasville Rd
1594 Governors Square Blvd Suite 18
Drip Drop Fitness is also a locally owned boutique fitness studio in Tallahassee. The majority of their classes focus on high intensity, dance cardio and toning movements — you’ll have so much fun, it’ll replace your happy hour! But don’t worry if you have two left feet. It’s more about getting out there and moving until you’re dripping, than the perfect dance form.
307 N Adams st.
At Queen of Hearts, members will learn how to get an amazing full body workout using… a pole! Their New Client Intro Program teaches visitors the foundations when it comes to this unique workout artform. In addition to their workout class offerings, they offer private parties, which are perfect for bachelorette parties, birthday parties or a sexy and athletic girls night out.
1318 N Monroe St Ste F
Group Classes & Bootcamps
For fitness lovers looking for high intensity training, with a mix of cardio and strength training, but without the hefty price tag of a personal trainer, a bootcamp or group training class may be the perfect fit. There are a number of Tallahassee gyms that offer these types of classes. Check out a few of the options below.
LB’s Bootcamps is owned and operated by LaBarron Smith, a personal trainer and retired FSU football player with over 20 years experience when it comes to the world of fitness. Besides competing at the college football level, LB has also participated in and placed in bodybuilding competitions, tough mudders and other athletic endeavors around the state of Florida. LB’s Bootcamps uses HIGH INTENSITY INTERVAL TRAINING (H.I.I.T) to get members in the best shape of their lives. Additionally, many of his programs include guidance with nutrition and meal planning (including vegetarian and vegan options).
2624 W. Tennessee St.
If you’re looking to get in shape but can’t spend hours in the gym, then Fuel Fitness might be the right fit for you! At this Tallahassee gym, they offer 30 minute HIIT workout programs at convenient times to accommodate your busy schedule. Their camps are in a group setting, which helps increase motivation and creates a fun loving family atmosphere of group accountability.
3840 North Monroe St.
Kaos understands how hard it can be to walk in a new gym for the first time. As such, they offer a wide variety of services and help people of many different age and fitness levels. Members can choose from a range of classes, including Group Training (Weights and Cardio mixed), High intensity group training (Heart rate to the max), and Pure Strength group training (Builds full body functional strength). One thing that sets Kaos apart is that they also offer kids fitness and speed/agility classes for the little athlete in your life.
2755 Powermill Ct. Suite B
For those looking to burn calories as quickly as possible, look no further than F45. They aim to burn up to 750 calories per 45-minute session! In addition to their HIIT classes, F45 also offers members access to their own free personal nutrition program to achieve health objectives with daily meal plans, tracking, and community support.
1309 Thomasville Rd.
There are a number of additional gyms and fitness studios located in the Tallahassee area. If we missed one of your favorite workout locations, send an email along with a picture to firstname.lastname@example.org, as we make updates to our blogs and website content on a regular basis!
In addition to the indoor fitness options listed above, Tallahassee is also known for its numerous parks and trail systems. In fact, many locals lovingly refer to the capital city as Trailahassee! If you’re looking for places to go on a hike, run or bike ride, be sure to check out our Tallahassee Parks page.