The best Vermont health spa equipment available, to keep you at your peak
Our state-of-the-art fitness center features the complete line of cardio and strength equipment from
a recognized world leader in fitness and the official equipment supplier of the last four Olympic Games.
The Fitness Center at Spa at The Essex is also proud to be one of only two facilities in the world to feature the unique free-weight
system designed by
Specially-designed by an orthopedic surgeon, the system allows quick and easy transition from barbell to dumbbell, saving you time and
effort and allowing you to keep your focus on the reps.
If you are interested in visiting a larger gym, take our 3 minute shuttle to our sister facility HammerFit Athletic Club
, featuring HammerStrength Equipment and a premier group fitness studio. Day passes are available.
The Essex also has a movement studio, perfect for yoga, Pilates, or some time for quiet reflection.
Click here for the complete list of Fitness Classes
Take a dip in our two pools and outdoor hot tub
Our Vermont pool spa features an indoor, four-lane, 25-yard lap pool, temperature-controlled to provide a soothing, muscular workout or
just a welcome cool-down. Visit our outdoor pool and waterfall, a refreshing oasis on a warm summer day as you relax poolside with a
refreshing beverage or a delicious midday snack. The oversize outdoor hot tub is the perfect way to wind down after a day of enjoying all
that The Essex has to offer!
Swim! at The Essex
Spa at The Essex is pleased to offer a full array of swim lessons and instruction. From infants to adults, there's a level for every ability. We even offer a training program for local triathletes.
Annie Cooper, director of Swim!
at The Essex has been teaching swimming to people around the world for most of her life with one mantra, "If you're not having fun, I'm not doing my job."