This health club is the best in downtown Brussels. While still not huge relative to American standards, the place is comfortably sized, cheerfully colored and well stocked.
We were excited to find TWO Bikram Yoga studios convenient to our recommended hotels! This one boasts a prime location on the bustling Avenue Louise.
We were excited to find TWO Bikram Yoga stuidios here that are both convenient to our recommended hotels. This one is close to the Merode metro station and Jubel Park.
Just 33.5 miles (54 kilometers) away from Brussels is this new Antwerp studio, equipped with carpet, neutral colored walls and a multitude of windows for loads of natural light. Changing rooms provide space for dressing and cubbies for storing personal belongings, while several individual showers and restrooms are available down the hall for freshening up after class.
A single class is 20 euro, towel rental is 2 euro and mat rental is 1 euro. Bottled water is available for purchase at 2 euro.
The most convenient, traffic-free greenspace for joggers staying in the central business and tourist districts. It's not a large park by any means and will require several loops around its perimeter to accrue meaningful mileage, approximately 8/10ths of a mile per loop.
Located approximately 6 miles (15 minutes by car) east of downtown Brussels and otherwise known as "Sport City", this center houses one of the best lap pools (among other sporting venues) in the Brussels metro area.
The best feature of this park for athletic-minded travelers is the 400-meter oval located on the northeast side (see map image for location). Plenty of other paths and sidewalk criss-cross through the greenspace, but the oval is a perfect spot for high speed interval work or a measured run.
Legitimate lap pools in downtown Brussels are a needle in a haystack. This true lapper boasts six 25-meter lanes, but the lanes are often crowded with disorganized, recreational swimmers.