The Rec Club is a stimulating and affordable gym providing a mixture of classes, pool and room hire.

Increasing the amount of physical activity we undertake helps to relieve stress and anxiety as well as improving our overall health. The RFC Recreation Club enables everyone to benefit from access to a pool, classes and the fitness room at an affordable rate.

Our facilities

We have a sports hall, fitness room, swimming pool, two exercise studios and a treatment room.

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Our classes

We have a range of general classes, specialised classes and children's classes.

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Prices and membership

We have membership options for Royal Free staff and local residents and organisations.

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Opening hours

Monday to Thursday
7am to 10pm (last entrance 9.30pm)

7am to 9pm ( last entrance 8.30pm)

10am to 5.30pm ( last entrance 5pm)

Bank Holidays
The Recreation Club is closed on all Bank Holidays.

Swimming pool hours (for members)

Monday to Thursday
7am to 10am, 12pm to 2pm, 6pm to 9pm (last entrance 8.30pm)

Fri 7am to 10am, 12pm to 2pm, 6pm to 8.30pm (last entrance 8pm)

10am to 12pm

Hall, studio and pool hire

The Recreation Club has a range of studios and a hall available to hire by schools and companies for sports events and functions. Please complete the enquiry form to find out availability and costs or call 020 7830 2848.

Contact information

RFC Recreation Club
Fleet Road

020 7830 2848


Public transport
Nearest Overground Station – Hampstead Heath
Nearest Underground Station – Belsize Park (Northern Line)
Local Bus routes – C11, 24, 46, 168

Recreation club enquiry

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