Emperors Gym
  • The Sawmill
    52 Skeldergate
    YO1 6DS
Providing a friendly yet challenging fitness environment in the heart of the city of York ; highly recommended by The Best of York

The Best of York is proud to present Emperors Gym -situated in the heart of York’s historic centre, the only fitness facility to have such close proximity to all the city’s amenities. Set within the grounds of Lady Anne Middleton’s Hotel in Skeldergate, Emperors Gym occupies the Old Sawmill in the desirable wharf area of York. In the sympathetically renovated building, Emperors Gym provides a fully equipped fitness and training facility against a dramatic backdrop. The Best of York can vouch for the quality of the latest equipment, from resistance machines and free-weights, a wide-range of aerobic machines, male and female saunas, a separate studio and am impressive counter-current hydrotherapy pool. The pool has adjustable jets and current, meaning you can either exercise on the spot, swim 'against the flow' or swim in a more conventional fashion.

Emperors also has tanning facilities, to pamper you from the outside as well as in.

As a member of the gym, you can also enjoy a variety of complimentary fitness classes, from Yoga and Tai Chi, to Spinning. Kung Fu and Thai Boxing are also available, but at a supplementary fee.

Emperors Gym boasts extended opening hours, meaning that you can utilise our facilities at a time that is convenient for you. Opening hours are:

Monday-Friday:  06:30 21:00
Saturday:           07:30 19:00
Sunday:             08:00 15:30

Emperors Gym offers a variety of different memberships and services to cater for your exercise, fitness, training and relaxation requirements at highly competitive prices to suit everybody. The Best of York recommends Emperor's Gym because whether you’re a light gym user unwinding at the end of a hard week, or a serious goal-orientated fitness and training enthusiast, there’s an option waiting for you.



1 Year - £30 Joining Fee + 12 monthly payments of £27
2 Year - £30 Joining Fee + 24 monthly payments of £24

RENEWALS 2 Yrs - 24 payments of £22  / 1 Yr - 12 payments of £25  

OPTION 2 - 15 MONTHS One payment of £300 (fantastic deal of just £20 per month)  

OPTION 3 - SHORT-TERM 6 months - £175 Monthly - £40 Day Pass - £6  

STUDENT SPECIAL Student Special - £75 per person per term  

SPECIAL OFFER Introduce and Friend and receive a FREE MONTH OF MEMBERSHIP -For every time you bring a friend to join Emperors on an annual membership We will extend your membership by one month

So, come and benefit from the expertise of our fully qualified staff and start on a new path to wellness today. Please mention The Best of York when visiting Emporer's Gym

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