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Pay NOTHING until June! Memberships from as little as £46.99 per month!


Welcome to Bannatyne Health Club Belfast (previously Virgin Active).

Here at Bannatyne Health Club Belfast we have recently fully refurbished our Gym Floor with; the latest Technogym cardiovascular equipment, MYZONE heart rate monitoring system, plate loaded Pure Strength and resistance kit plus much more!

We provide innovative functional training with the Outrace rig, plus a wide range of exercise classes. Why not relax in our luxurious pool, sauna, steam room or purpose-built Bannatyne Spa and Relaxation Room. Alternatively, you could grab a bite or socialise in our Cafe Bar. 

Get in touch and become part of the Bannatyne community.

Mertoun Hall, Belfast, BT18 9QY

Opening Times 
Monday - Thursday 06.00 - 22.00 
Friday 06.00 - 21.00 
Saturday - Sunday 08.00 - 20.00
Bank Holidays 08.00 - 20.00

Child Swim Hours
Monday  - Friday - 12.00 - 20.00
Saturday - Sunday 08.00 - 14.00 & 17.00 - 20.00

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Classes suitable for all fitness levels

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Which path are you taking?  Book your appointment in the Bannatyne App or speak to a member of staff now to start your free journey!

New member or New to fitness? You need our StartSmart programme!

StartSmart is a 12-week support programme, during which time our trainers will provide guidance and expertise.
You will also receive top tips along the way to improve your fitness and wellbeing.

Current gym member in need of a kick start? Try our HealthSmart programme!

HealthSmart is a complimentary member service, delivered by our coaches to assist with improving overall fitness over a six week period. The programme starts with a 45-minute programme in which we understand more about you. 

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Our gym floors are designed with you in mind. Take advantage of a new and exciting way to train with the Outrace fitness rig. The rig is tailored to cover all aspects of training including strength, endurance, flexibility, coordination and speed whilst being interactive and suitable for all abilities. 

Each member receives a complimentary StartSmart programme on joining. From your results you will receive a gym programme designed to suit what you want to achieve.



Whether you want to refuel after a workout or enjoy a social coffee with a friend, you can feel at home in the Cafe Bar. We host fun social events all year round and offer delicious nutritional meals, including fantastic offers on a range of Protein products to maximise your pre or post-workout pump.

Our Health Clubs all have heated swimming pools, accompanied by our more relaxing wetside facilities including a sauna and steam room. Or why not experience pure relaxation by sitting back and letting the bubbles ease away your tension in one of our spa pool


Whatever your age, preferred exercise style or level of ability - we have a class to suit you. 

If you want the latest in innovative training, we have a range of high-octane classes including B:functional and world renowned Les Mills classes. If you prefer traditional classes we also offer Yoga, Aqua, Group cycling and much more. 

We are currently investing in the latest Les Mills Smart Tech equipment in every health club nationwide to give our members the best group exercise experience!

All fitness classes are complimentary within your membership and classes vary depending on club. You can book classes up to three days in advance using our online member portal or via the new Bannatyne App. 



We are continually investing to stay ahead of industry trends, providing fantastic facilities, cutting edge equipment and amazing value as a result.

Boost your fitness training with The Bannatyne Appavailable on Apple and Android devices! Book classes on the go, monitor your biometrics, track your exercise routine and view your personal records. 

Take control of your fitness with MYZONE. This unique mobile phone app and belt system allows users to keep track of their fitness progression by measuring heart rate, calories burned and effort in real-time. You can link your MYZONE belt up to the Bannatyne app on your phone for ultimate fitness tracking!

MYZONE belts are available to purchase at your local club reception, or buy online at a heavily discounted price!

We aim to enhance your health club experience even further, providing a seamless customer journey with the addition of a new wristband system: B:360! The B:360 wristband enables members to access the health club facilities, use the lockers and enjoy the simplicity of contactless payment. Ask at your local club reception for further details.

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