Last updated on April 21st, 2021
Today we want to discuss the best gyms in Helsinki. Our goal is to share as much as we can about working out near you as quickly as possible.
Since the majority of you are here for the best Helsinki gyms they will be the star of our opening section. Once they have been discussed in full detail we will move on to the best studios for spinning or indoor cycling classes as well as our favorite boxing and MMA gyms in the city.
Following that we will move on to the best yoga and pilates studios in town. Workout bootcamps and barre exercises are more popular than ever so will jump into them as well.
When the weather is nice you may prefer to work out under the sun so we will share some of the top outdoor recreations areas in this region of Finland. And to wrap it all up the best stores to buy sporting goods or home gym equipment near you will take us out of here.
Those who are interested can read all of our gyms guides for Europe at that link.
Best Gyms In Helsinki
Here is our list of the best gyms in Helsinki for working out:
- Mäkelänrinteen Uintikeskus at Mäkelänkatu 49
- Kallion Uimahalli at Helsinginkatu 25
- Forever Töölö at Mannerheimintie 50
- Fressi Kamppi at Annankatu 33
- Töölö Gym at Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 15
- Elixia Kampen at Fredrikinkatu 48
- Easyfit Vuosaari at Furuborginkatu 3
- Unisport at Fabianinkatu 20 C
- Fitness24seven at Kauppakartanonkatu 3
- Kiipeilyareena Salmisaari at Energiakatu 3
- Boulderkeskus Konala at Ruosilantie 1
We don’t all have the same schedules and if you are searching for a 24 hour gym near you go to Fitness24seven. You should be able to use a pool for swimming laps, aqua aerobics, or just relaxing at the top five on the above list.
Basketball courts are not always easy to find in Finland but you can use the basketball court at Mäkelänrinteen Uintikeskus or Kallion Uimahalli if you like. THere should be zumba or group aerobic dance classes at Forever Töölö, Töölö Gym, Easyfit Vuosaari, and Unisport
Any parents who need childcare while they work out can get it at Fressi Kamppi and Elixia Kampen. And if you want to check out the best indoor rock climbing gyms then go to Kiipeilyareena Salmisaari or Boulderkeskus Konala.
Spinning & Indoor Cycling Classes Near You
We aren’t aware of any dedicated indoor cycling studios, but some of the best gyms in Helsink have group spinning classes like Easyfit Vuosaari and Unisport. There is also hydro spinning at Kallion Uimahalli.
Boxing & MMA Gyms
Those who want some serious training can get it at these boxing and MMA gyms:
- Gb Gym at Mekaanikonkatu 21
- Savate Club Konala at Ruosilankuja 3
- Ringside Gym Helsinki at Höyläämötie 11b
- Helsinki Thaiboxing Club at Suvilahdenkatu 10 E
- Barreto Helsinki Ry at Teerisuontie 14
- Loop Martial Arts at Takkatie 7 B
Easyfit Vuosaari, Unisport, and Kallion Uimahalli from our initial best Helsinki gyms list are more places to try cardio boxing classes.
Yoga & Pilates Studios In Helsinki
There are lots of options around town but in our opinion the best yoga and pilates studios near you would be:
- Roots Helsinki at Eurantie 8
- Yoga Nordic at Urho Kekkosen Katu 1
- Purna Yoga at Fredrikinkatu 67
- Bay Helsinki at Kanavaranta 7C
- Joogakoulu Shanti at Runeberginkatu 43
- Lakshmi Yoga Club at Hämeentie 103
You can also try out the yoga and pilates classes at Forever Töölö, Elixia Kampen, Easyfit Vuosaari, Unisport, and Kallion Uimahalli. Additionally there are more yoga lessons are available at Boulderkeskus Konala.
We hope you understand that there are far too many varieties of poses and techniques like vinyasa, hot, bikram hatha flow, ashtanga, power and many more for us to know exactly what you are after. The above studios should cover just about all of your needs.
Trib3 Adlon which you can find at Runeberginkatu 44 is an intense workout bootcamp that will help you get in shape quick.
We are not aware of any barre exercise studios at the moment. However you can find barre fitness classes at gyms near you like Easyfit Vuosaari and Bay Helsinki from the yoga list.
Best Places For Outdoor Recreation Near You
On a sunny day consider hiking, riding bikes, or just being active at one of these outdoor recreation areas around Finland:
- The Esplanad Park
- Finnish Nature Center Haltia
Where To Buy Sporting Goods In Helsinki
You may need to buy some things that will help you work out or visit the gym, and the best sporting goods stores in Helsinki are:
- Partioaitta at Yrjönkatu 36 Georgsgatan 36
- Ponke’s at Simonkatu 6 Kauppakeskus Forum 2. krs
- Pelago Bicycles at Kalevankatu 32
- Partioaitta Yrjönkatu at Yrjönkatu 36
- Varuste.net at Ruosilankuja 3
Home Gym Equipment
You should check and see if those sporting goods stores have any, but you can also buy home gym equipment near you at Qicraft Finland Oy at Perintötie 2 in Vantaa.
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Enjoy Working Out At Helsinki Gyms
We wish there was more to discuss but for now that is all we know. After reading about all of those gyms, spinning classes, yoga studios, outdoor recreation spots, and places to buy equipment for working out near you you should feel a lot better about what comes next. We will be back often to update this page so that these lists stay fresh.
Our readers would really appreciate it if you would let us know if we said anything incorrect or if you could share your own local fitness tips in the comments. Have fun visiting the best gyms in Helsinki or working out in whichever way you prefer.