Port Of Spain - Post Report Question and Answers

What kinds of gyms or other sports/workout facilities are available? Are they expensive?

Gyms are plentiful and pretty well equipped. They run from US $40-80 a month. They have been closed for months due to Covid. - Aug 2021

Gyms are decent. Not super fancy but American like quality. Not inexpensive, but not super cheap either. Weather is good here, so an outside workout is easy. You can find private trainers here. - Mar 2019

Most gyms tend to be on the expensive side. A lot of expats walk the Savannah, which has a perimeter of 2.2 miles. - Apr 2017

The embassy doesn't have a gym on site. There are other local gyms that are similar in price to the US. There are also classes to be found (and the instructor will come to your house) such as Pilates, TRX, etc. A lot of expats hike trails, walk in groups and work out together. - Aug 2016

A small gym which is small and smelly and expensive - May 2016

There are several modern gyms located throughout the city, to include Crossfit. Prices are around US$50-100 per month. - Jun 2015

Yes-there are a few traditional gym options. There is also a Crossfit and a Yoga studio. The gyms cost about US$65/mth and are comparable to a small U.S. gyms. Gyms do not offer child care. - May 2015

Some but they are small and expensive. - Aug 2014

Gyms are pretty much all over and cost range from a few hundred a month to more. They also have quite a few Yoga spots around. - Dec 2013

Yes. - Oct 2012

Yes. - Feb 2011

Yes. - Jan 2011

Many. - May 2010

Yes, there are a few gyms. The expat crowd uses a gym at the mall in Westmooring or one downtown, close to the embassy / Queens Park Savannah. - Nov 2009

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