Find a Gym for the Family in Limerick

Do you want to keep your family fit and healthy? Would you like to be able to keep active indoors? Have you ever wondered what local gyms in Limerick are suitable for families? Or do you need a place where kids can let off some steam? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, then we have all the information you need right here for you!

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Grove Island Leisure Centre

Corbally, Limerick. Ph. 061 350221 Email.

Grove Island has a 25 metre swimming pool, learner pool, toddler pool, Sauna, Jacuzzi and Steam room, large multi purpose sports hall and fitness gym.  They also offer classes for children and adults with Children' swimming lessons, Parent and Toddler, Pre Swim Lessons, Kiddies Club and Teen Gym and for Adults classes in pre natal Aqua, Fitness Pilates, Aerobics, Aqua Aerobics, Spinning, Swimming.

During the Easter and Summer months sports camps are run for children – check with nearer time for details. 

Payment: Either various membership schemes or pay as you go. All swimming classes are paid by term.

University Arena

University of Limerick, Castletroy ph: 061 213555

The National 50m Swimming Pool is Ireland's first Olympic sized pool. It measures 50m x 25m, allowing for long and short course training / competition, and has an adjustable floor at the shallow end, so the depth can be changed to suit the particular activity.

Swimming isn't the only activity however, many other disciplines utilise the pool also. Water Safety classes, Canoe Polo, Waterpolo, and Sub-Aqua Diving take place weekly.

Activities include Family swims and Family recreation swims, Friday Family fun Time for under 6 years, Kids Swimming lessons, Teen Fit, Pre and post Natal Aqua aerobics, Parents and Tots.

Asketon Coral Gym

Asketon, Limerick. Ph 061 392570 Email

Facilities at the Asketon Coral Gym include 25m swimming pool, learner pool, sauna, steamroom, jacuzzi,hot tub, cardiovascular gym, Dietary & Lifestyle oaching, Cafe, massage chairs, member social club and wi-fi.

They hold gym classes for children and teens, Swimming Lessons and  Teen Aqua aerobics and for adults there is Aqua Aerobics, Weight Loss Programmes all levels of ability catered for; Sport Specific, Back Care, Injury Prevention / Rehabilitation Gym & Swimming Lessons Swim Coaching, Lane Swimming, bodybuilding / weight training classes.

During the holiday period they run camps for children – check with nearer time for details. 

Payment Various membership schemes and also pay as you go available for classes and swimming lessons.

Woodlands Hotel and Leisure Centre

Adare Co. Limerick  tel 0605100

The Woodlands Hotel Leisure Centre includes a spacious cardiovascular gym, seperate weights & resistance training area and 20M pool. The club also includes a sauna, steamroom, jacuzzi, toddler pool, and children's play room.  For classes they offer Kids Gym, Kids Swimming Lessons while for adults there is personal training, System 10 Weight Loss Programme, pilates, yoga, swim lessons, and an extensive activity / fitness classes.

During the holidays there are Summer Camps for children and extra swimming lessons.

Payment:  Various membership schemes and also pay as you go for classes.

Greenhills Hotel

Ennis Road Limerick. Tel 061 453033 Email

The Greenhills Hotel has a 18m Swimming pool, kids pool with waterfall, steam room, sauna, jacuzzi, tennis courts, gym with cardiovascular and weights machines, aerobic studio, personalised fitness program, physical therapy, sports injury and relaxation clinic.

For kids they have kids float time and swimming times as well as children's activity gym.  For adults, they offer Aquafit, Step and tone, Swiss ball sculpture, golden years, and workout with weights.

Castleoaks Leisure Centre

Castleconnell, Limerick Ph. 061 61377722 Email:

At the Castleoaks Hotel, their Leisure Centre includes an indoor pool, gymnasium, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and velvet rooms day Limerick spa, tennis courts, children's playground, and seasonal kids club.

They run Juniors Pre Swim Lessons, Water Confidence, Games & Swim Instruction with swimming classes throughout the year for kids, as well as Tang Soo Do & Kick boxing classes.

Bawnmore Swimming Pool

Kilmallock Road, Limerick Tel (061) 204829

The Bawnmore Swimming Pool offers Public Swims.

And finally for a KIDS ONLY gym, consider Kindergym which takes place at Formula For Fun, Rhebogue, Dublin Road, Limerick Tel (061) 603200, with classes for 3mths – 5 years, Kinder Fitness for 4 – 6 years and Sport Fundamentals and Fitness for 4 – 8 years.

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This website was created by Jill Holtz and Michelle Davitt, both of whom are mothers of young children. Jill and Michelle decided to create this resource themselves, and launched in 2007.