Although we are currently enduring the economic crisis that has hit many Romanian businesses, there has been an increase in the options available in Bucharest, Romania in the area of Wellness Centers (gyms). There are an increasing amount of options available from establishments where you can go to pamper yourself to gyms with a serious amount of free weights where you can pump your body up to your hearts content.
An old favourite has just undergone its’ own full wellness session. The Hilton Health Club at the Hilton Athénée Palace in Bucharest, Romania has just had a major refurbishment and is now open for business to hotel guests and local residents. For those of you that want to burn away a few pounds as preparation for the festive season it offers a good range of the latest models of cardiovascular equipment. For people wanting to mix fat burning with some body toning there is a good selection of weight machines and free weights. If you just want to pop down and have a relaxing experience they have pool area with a Jacuzzi, a steam room and a sauna. If you really want to unwind after a long day they also offer a selection of massages: Swedish, Reflexo-Therapy and Deep tissue.
If you feel inspired to enrol early and beat the 2010 New Year Resolution list then there are many options available throughout Bucharest that can meet your requirements. If you like the sound of the revitalized Hilton Health Club then they are offering discounts for group membership, a free 30 minute massage for all new members and a special 10% discount for Bucharest Expat readers if you open a one year membership before December 31st 2010. Don’t forget to mention us when you visit the Hilton Health Club at the Hilton Athenee Palace!