Welcome to the Royal Free Charity Rec Club leisure centre

The Rec Club is a leisure centre providing stimulating and affordable gym facilities, a mixture of classes, pool, studio and sports hall hire. Increasing the amount of physical activity we undertake helps to relieve stress and anxiety as well as improving our overall health. Our club enables everyone to benefit from access to a pool, classes and the gym at an affordable rate while helping the Royal Free Charity to support patients and staff at our three hospitals.


Find out more about our range of membership packages, including discounts for NHS staff.


We offer classes ranging from holistics to mixed martial arts, cardio, dance and many more.

Personal trainers

Creating one-on-one fitness programmes, motivating and guiding you to achieve your goals.


You can hire our sports hall and studios for classes and other activities.



Our bright, spacious gym is well equipped with a wide range of gym equipment for strength training, cardiovascular conditioning, functional training and much more.

Swimming pool

If you’re looking for a quiet swimming pool for regular swimming at your own pace, we have the perfect pool for you to feel comfortable and confident.

Swimming pool
NHS discounts

NHS discounts

Whether you’re a clinician, support or admin worker, all NHS employees are eligible for discounts at the Royal Free Charity Rec Club.

Try us with a one or seven-day pass

If you’re not sure you want to join a gym or where to start, come and get a feel for what the club offers with a one or seven day pass.

Try us with a one or seven-day pass
Special Offers

Special offers

Check out our special offers

News from the charity

Open day – 20th March

7 March 2024
Wednesday 20th March 2024 10am-6pm Fun for the whole family with free taster classes and prizes to be won for both adults and...
» Open day – 20th March

UK first as new scanner for cancer care comes to Royal Free London

26 January 2024
Cancer patients at the Royal Free London will be the first in the UK to benefit from a revolutionary new scanner which will deliver more...
» UK first as new scanner for cancer care comes to Royal Free London

Family of volunteers recognised in awards

16 January 2024
A family of volunteers, who collectively gave almost 2,000 hours of their time in the past three years in support of the Royal Free...
» Family of volunteers recognised in awards