Anyone who steels their muscles here may be forgiven for thinking they’re in a posh hotel instead of a gym. The cultivated atmosphere imparts a sense of hospitality and exclusivity.

Stage lights illuminate the training room. Rough-sawn oak parquet and tinted glass mirrors give it an intimate ambience.

... the vinyl wallpaper in a herringbone pattern next door achieves the same effect. Whether you’re alone with a personal trainer or working out in a group, the space always makes you feel at ease ...

... a luxurious touch: Designer fixtures by Dornbracht complement the Altamarea washbasin in front of a wall made of Nero Marquina marble ...

... the changing room is exquisite as well. The lockers are made of smoked eucalyptus wood, and the seamless cast floor is made of Naturofloor