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Address: 301 East Franklin Street, Monterey, CA 93940
Phone Number: 831.646.3730
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5:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: 72,000+ square feet of fitness, fun and family! Two large indoor swimming...
72,000+ square feet of fitness, fun and family! Two large indoor swimming pools with adult lap swimming all day, 92-degree therapeutic pool, saunas, sundeck, swimming lessons, aquatic exercise classes, triathlon and master's training and more. Three-court gymnasium with basketball, volleyball, badminton, ping pong, wrestling, hockey, soccer, and sports/cheer camps. Two large aerobic studios with spinning, yoga, pilates, zumba, kettlebell and over 100 classes offered every week. Large fitness facility with cardio fitness, strength and flexibility centers. Kid's Zone. Pro Shop/Snack Bar. Free Wi-Fi. Friendly staff. Always clean. Open seven days a week, 5:30 am - 9:30 pm, M-F, 7 am - 6 pm Sat, and 8:30 am - 6 pm Sun - 361 days a year. Affordable prices with monthly, 3-month, 6-month, one-year memberships and drop-in admission.
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Most recent review
Love this place

So great to come here to swim, work out, hang out, and get the local feel. Great place to be in Monterey.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
Boulwarechoir
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Carmel, California
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Carmel, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

So great to come here to swim, work out, hang out, and get the local feel. Great place to be in Monterey.

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Sacramento, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great place to take kids, toddlers and infants. I did. They have an indoor slide older kids like. People are friendly. Clean changing rooms with lockers, snack bar with healthy food. What made me laugh was an outside area called "sun deck"...ya right on a rare day. You can also play basketball here, and use all gym equiptment. Staff is... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

All three of my children received excellent swimming instruction at the sports center and my sister, and fitness nut and owner her own Pilates studio enjoyed the center for her workouts for the years she spent in Monterey.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I wondered why the YMCA didn't have a fitness facility in Monterey until I found this place. The explanation is that so much private money was donated for this building. I went to spin classes at 6AM (my 9, East Coast body time) and found a line waiting for the doors to open at 5:30AM! Lots of activities and classes... More 

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Monterey Peninsula, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

To be honest the place it's really good and clean but my problem it was with the manager his name (Jeff) my problem it was I need to cancel my membership after two months hold but I'm not complaining about anything for the place my complain about the manager since I talked to him nice he didn't listen and he... More 

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Pacific Grove, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Great spot to take the kids. There is a kiddie pool and slide as well as the Olympic size pool for adults. There is also a wonderful gym.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were in Monterey for a month and really enjoyed our one month membership. It is a very well-equipped facility in every way. Great machines, wonderful classes, terrific pool that usually had a lane and always had a lane to share. They even provide towels. The locker rooms can get a little crowded in the morning, but that speaks to... More 

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Seaside, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Just fantastic. I love the place and swimming pool. Centrally heated and well mannered staff. It is large and spaced place .

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Monterey, CA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We enjoy the variety of classes that are offered, friendly staff, and atmosphere. Excellent water classes, yoga, and a variety of challenging classes. They offer classes at all levels of fitness ability.

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Monterey, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The weight room is small, smaller than the grand hallway. Furthermore, the equipment, especially the machines, are new but dysfunctional. You'd get a better workout in a YMCA in 1970. The cardio room is more than adequate and the best skin show in the area, better than any on Fremont Street. The pool area is impressive and you might spot... More 

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