The Beach Wellness

The Beach Wellness

The Beach Wellness

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About us

The Beach Wellness in Minehead, West Somerset, offers clean facilities and professional expert health advice, for all ages and abilities and is funded and staffed by Somerset Activity & Sports Partnership (SASP).

We first opened in 2016 in partnership with YMCA at The Beach Hotel, with the aim of encouraging activity in adults of all ages across Minehead and West Somerset. Our vision has always been to be inclusive to our whole community, whilst still supporting you in a comfortable, friendly environment to reach your own individual wellness goals.

We are so proud that our staff have decades of experience between them!

We have always been much more than just a gym, and are now truly embracing our holistic approach to your health and happiness.

We offer:

  • A varied range of friendly, sociable indoor classes including Zumba, Kettle Fit, Spin Fit, Body Fit, Pilates, and Yoga; and fun, fresh-air, outdoors classes including Active Circuits, Park Yoga and Parkrun (please see current timetable and live bookings at:
  • Gym and Fitness Suite, with clean, modern, unintimidating equipment and friendly environment, including treadmills, exercise bikes, resistance machines, lighter free weights, cross trainer and rowers
  • Highly-qualified, high-results GP Exercise Referral service, for a gentle, supervised introduction to fitness, for clients with specific medical requirements, referred to us by doctor, physiotherapist or consultant
  • Healthy option offers for members, with 10% discount on all hotel restaurant or cafe food and hot drinks.


P R I C E S :

Prices from 1st April 2019:

Full Membership £37.50 (unlimited classes + unlimited gym use)

Gym Membership £27.50 (unlimited gym use)

Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) £6 (per class or per gym session).

PAYG can enjoy two classes on the same evening for £10. Payment for PAYG by cash or card to instructor.

P A Y M E N T :

Payment for either membership is by monthly direct debit and requires one month notice of cancellation. One month payments are also available by card or cash.

Gym open 6.30am - 9pm daily (Sunday closing 3pm). Health screening must be completed accurately with an instructor before participating. Some of our classes run during term-time only, but it is our aim for each class to take place for a minimum of 42 sessions per year. Class booking is essential.

Contact us by email on: or call 01643 709778 for more information.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 6.30am - 9pm

Sunday: 6.30am - 3pm

The Beach Hotel, The Avenue, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5AP

Timetable Summer 2020 | COMING SOON

The Beach Wellness - GP Exercise Referral Scheme

These sessions are designed to provide a safe and welcoming environment for people who have existing health conditions, risk factors for disease or simply want to become more active to increase their physical activity. To attend these sessions you need to be referred by your doctor onto the Proactive Exercise Referral Scheme at The Beach Hotel.

For more information please contact the Scheme Coordinators Helen Wilkes or Laura Browne on 01643 709778 or email or

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Partners and Sponsors

Partners and Sponsors

  • Sport England
    Active Partnerships
    Somerset Business Award Winner
    Somerset Chamber of Commerce
    Disability Confident
  • Somerset Skills & Learning
    Youth Sport Trust
    activity alliance
    Sedgemoor District Council
    Avon & Somerset Police
  • South Somerset District Council
    Somerset Partnership
    Yeovil Hospital Healthcare
    Taunton & West Somerset Council
    Mendip District Council
    Homes in Sedgemoor
  • Macmillan Cancer Support
    Spark Somerset
    YMCA Dulverton Group
    Department for Work & Pensions
    Somerset CCG
    together team
    Somerset Cricket Board
    British American Football Association
    Badminton England
    Somerset FA
  • British Cycling
    Create Development
    Children in Need
    The Salvation Army
    Somerset County Council
  • Channel Adventure
    Nova Sports & Coaching
    Zing Somerset
    Sports Coach UK