One look around Playa Del Carmen and you notice it is a pretty fit place. With year round beach weather there is no time for winter weight and swimsuit season is all year round! If you are moving to Playa or going to be in town for a short time you might want to find a gym to go to. Evolve Fitness Gyms has five locations in Playa and can fit your budget.
One nice thing about gyms is the ability to meet like minded people and make friends. Classes provide an atmosphere of comradery and make it easy to meet new people. A large majority of people that go to gyms in Playa Del Carmen are bilingual. So if you are visiting or moving to Playa Del Carmen and like working out, joining a gym is a great way to meet new people.
Here is some more information about Evolve’s gyms.
Evolve Fitness Gym 24th Street and 5th Avenue
This is the flagship gym Evolve has. It is right off 5th Avenue. This gym is a 15,000 square ft. facility with modern equipment. Most of the equipment here is Hoist or Cybex. There is a stretch area, free-weights, sections of machines grouped by muscle group and a cardio area with a view out over 5th Avenue.
Also at this gym there are lockers, showers, sauna, juice bar, and towel service. This gym is air conditioned.
Classes at this Evolve Gym
As you can see from the list below, there are a lot of classes included in your membership. The TRX is especially popular in Playa. The only classes not included are the Pilates and pole dancing class which can be paid for separately.
Membership prices at this Evolve
Check at front desk for promotions. Here are the normal prices.
Note: If you join at this gym you can access all of Evolve’s gyms.
- Inscription 200 pesos
- Monthly price 850 pesos
- 3 months 2100 pesos
- 6 months 3900 pesos
- 12 months 7200 pesos
- Only Pilates and pole dance classes 1000 pesos
- Day pass 200 pesos
- 7 day pass 800 pesos
- 10 day pass 1000 pesos
Personal Training at Evolve
If you want to work along with a trainer, then Evolve has you covered. Some of the trainers are bilingual if your Spanish is not up to par for training. In fact we interviewed on trainer from Evolve who is bilingual and loves working with people. You can read about this personal trainer here in this article.
Prices for personal training are as follows:
- 1 session 550 pesos
- 3 sessions 1200 pesos
- 5 sessions 1600 pesos
- 10 sessions 3000 pesos
- 25 sessions 6500 pesos
Monday-Friday 6:00am-11:00pm. Saturdays 7:00am-9:00pm. Sundays 8:00am-5:00pm.
Evolve Fitness Gym on 6th Street
This gym is a has three stories. There is a cardio area and lockers on the first floor. Class rooms on the second floor and weights on the third floor.
This gym does not have towel service so make sure you bring one. This gym does not have air conditioning. There is on the street parking for this gym.
Monday-Friday 6:00am-10:00pm Saturdays 7:00am-8:00pm. Closed Sundays
Evolve Fitness Gym Juarez Avenue
This gym is on the second floor of a building at the corner of Juarez Avenue and the highway. This gym is air conditioned. There is a parking lot available for the businesses in this building.
Monday-Friday 6:00am-10:oopm. Saturdays 7:00am-8:00pm. Closed Sundays
Evolve Fitness Gym Constituyentes Avenue
This gym is good if you have a car and live on the other side of the highway. The gym is on the second floor of a small plaza. All of the equipment here is new. Bring a towel to this gym because there is not towel service. There is not air conditioning at this gym.
This gym is 600 pesos a month.
Monday-Friday 6:00am-11:00pm. Saturday 7:00am-8:00pm. Closed Sundays
Evolve Fitness Gym Plaza Galaxia
This gym is good for people living further back from the beach.
Monday-Friday 6:00am-12:00 midnight. Saturday 8:00am-8:00pm Closed Sundays.