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RFC Recreation Club

Increasing the amount of physical activity we undertake helps to relieve stress and anxiety as well as improving our overall health. The RFC recreation club enables everyone to benefit from access to a pool, classes and the fitness room at an affordable rate.

The Rec Club is a stimulating and affordable gym providing a mixture of classes, pool and room hire.

Opening times

Monday to Thursday
7am to 10.30pm
Last entry to pool is at 8.30pm, pool closes at 9pm
Last entry to fitness room is at 9.30pm, Fitness room closes at 10pm


7am to 9.30pm
Last entry to pool is at 8.30pm, pool closes at 9pm
Last entry to fitness room is at 8.30pm, Fitness room closes at 9pm


10am to 5.30pm
Last entry to pool is at 2pm, pool closes at 2.30pm
Last entry to fitness room is at 5pm, Fitness room closes at 5.30pm

Bank Holidays

The Recreation Club is closed on all Bank Holidays.

Hall, studio and pool hire

The Recreation club has a range of studios and a hall available to hire by schools and companies for sports events and functions. Please complete the enquiry form to find out availability and costs or call 020 7830 2848.

Contact information

RFC Recreation Club
Fleet Road

020 7830 2848

Public transport
Nearest Overground Station – Hampstead Heath
Nearest Underground Station – Belsize Park (Northern Line)
Local Bus routes – C11, 24, 46, 168

Recreation club enquiry

Only used if we need to call you back.

Our facilities

We have a sports hall, fitness room, swimming pool, two exercise studios and a treatment room.

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Our classes

We have a range of general classes, specialised classes and children's classes.

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Prices and membership

We have membership options for Royal Free staff and local residents and organisations.

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