What is the gym like at The Peninsula Hong Kong?

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The gym at The Peninsula Hong Kong in Kowloon is a bright, clean, comfortable facility equipped with state-of-the-art Life Fitness gear that includes free weights, weight-resistance stations, cardio machines and low-impact accessories such as stability and bosu balls. Each of the treadmills, stationary bikes, ellipticals and stair steppers at this Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel’s gym have personal television screens with access to more than 50 local and international cable stations – grab a pair of complimentary headphones if you forget your own. A variety of reading materials are also available, such as the daily editions of the South China Morning Post and International Herald Tribune and magazines such as Hong Kong Tatler, Men’s Health and Time Out Hong Kong. Staff members are available to assist you with the equipment and answer questions.

Larry Olmsted

Excellent service is one of the hallmarks of The Peninsula Hong Kong and the large fitness center is no exception — it is staffed by friendly towel and water dispensing attendants. The modern gym at this Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel extends out over the west wing of the original building and spans 17,000 square feet, and includes Jacuzzis, saunas, steam rooms and cold plunge pools. The exercise equipment is extensive and state-of-the-art. Aerobic machines have individual televisions with headphones and look out over the stunning downtown skyline. The majestic adjacent pool and sun terrace area is an ideal place to relax after a workout.

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