New Studios at Midtown

Practice your yoga. Take a HIIT fitness class. Learn to box. Relax at the spa. Enjoy a delicious meal. How about all of the above? We're your fitness oasis. 

Midtown prides itself in offering many boutique fitness studio experiences all under one roof. 

Map & Hours

Midtown Athletic Club Chicago
2444 N Elston Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647


Monday - Thursday: 5:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Friday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Saturday: 5:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Sunday: 6:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Parking is available in our 4-level garage. 

General Manager

Michael Mahoney



The Club

Midtown Athletic Club Chicago, originally established in 1970 as Midtown Tennis Club, is Chicago's first urban sports resort with 575,000 square feet of health and wellness amenities. 


The Hotel at Midtown is for active travelers who believe in balance. Our fitness offerings may have drawn you here, but we know you still want a luxurious, beautiful atmosphere. Our design is modern and refined.


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Explore 16 world-class indoor tennis courts with instructional and competitive programs for adults and kids alike. Our courts feature PlaySight, the ultimate visual training tool to track and analyze your tennis game.

As a Midtown member, you can reserve a court up to one week in advance.

Fitness & Training

Enjoy the very latest in Precor cardio and strength training equipment. 

Mix fitness with pleasure in our group exercise and cycling studios, featuring MYZONE technology. Find a Class.

  • THE THEATER: Group Exercise Studio 
  • RIDE: Cycling Studio
  • EverybodyFights: Boxing Fitness Program Founded by George Foreman III
  • THE FIELD: 40 Yards of Indoor Turf 
  • THE OUTFIELD: 60 Yards of Outdoor Turf
  • Golf Simulators
  • Basketball Court

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Whether your goal is to lose weight, build muscle, improve your backhand, or rehabilitate an injury, working with a certified coach can help you accomplish your goals with better results in less time. If not, we’ll take it personally.

  • Personal Training
  • Small Group Training
Mind Body

Our Samadhi mind-body studio will heal, calm, and empower you through a wide selection of classes that cater to all levels of experience.

  • Yoga
  • Meditation
  • Pilates Reformer
  • Mat Pilates

Our magnificent indoor and outdoor swimming pools and whirlpools are a place to work out as well as a place to hang out.

  • Adult Competitive Programs
  • Junior Swim Instruction & Swim Team

View Aquatics Guide 
View Pool & Deck Etiquette

View Indoor & Outdoor Pool Hours & Schedule: September-November 2019


Kids can play tennis, be artistic, and have fun at Midtown, while supervised by friendly associates who treat them just like members. Because they are.

Kidtown Policies

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A healthy lifestyle starts when we are young. At Midtown, we believe in establishing a safe and effective foundation for young members to integrate fitness into their everyday life. The Varsity Permit program is a free 60-minute orientation for teens to build community and confidence as our expert coaches guide them through our fitness area codes while teaching important club etiquette.  


Our club restaurant Chromium is a gathering place. The place to meet family at the club for a quick (or slow) bite. It is a focal point of the club and an important part of our community.

  • Contemporary Indoor & Outoor Dining
  • Healthy, Fresh Food & Indulgent Treats

View our Breakfast, Brunch & All Day menus or Read About Chromium on Eater

We’re proud to work with premium and local partners to source our ingredients; Chateau St. Michelle wines, Chicago Distilling Company cocktails, House of Frog’s Kombucha, Genesis Growers, Green Acres and Werp produce, Mighty Vine tomatoes, Green Circle chickens, Maple Creek pork, Slagel meats, Green Sheep water, Hewn, La Boulangerie, and West Town Bakery breads, pastries and sweets, Lamers dairy, Lavazza coffee,Vosges chocolates.

The Spa

The Spa at Midtown is open to the public, and every aspect is luxurious and robust, earthy and natural, and most of all, relaxing. After a hard workout or a tough tennis match, you’ve earned some time at The Spa.

Summer Hours (Effective June 1)
Monday-Thursday: 9:00am to 8:00pm
Friday: 9:00-7:00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00-5:00pm

View Spa Services and Shave & Tonic ServicesRequest an Appointment

Locker Rooms

Featuring an exclusive line of bath and body products, and towels that are large and plush, we have everything you need to get ready for a day at work or night out with friends.

  • Luxury Showers
  • Private Lockers
  • Complimentary Bath & Body Products
  • Sauna
  • Steam room 
The Shop

Our pro shop carries all major brands of tennis racquets, apparel and shoes, and anything else your active lifestyle may require. You won’t find a more convenient shopping experience for your tennis and workout needs.

  • Tennis Racquets
  • Tennis Stringing
  • Active Apparel & Shoes
The Hotel at Midtown

The Hotel at Midtown is for active travelers who believe in balance. Our fitness offerings may have drawn you here, but we know you still want a luxurious, beautiful atmosphere. Our design is modern and refined.

As a hotel guest, you're an honorary member of our world-class athletic club. You’ll enjoy one of our 55 rooms, featuring contemporary design elements with luxury amenities and breathtaking city views. Four suites are available, including a two-story penthouse suite with a private balcony and one suite designed by tennis star Venus Williams.

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Read about our club, now open, in recent press coverage: 

DNA Info: Midtown Athetlic Club's Outdoor Pool and All-Day Restaurant Open
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Chicago Magazine: The Making of an Urban Sports Resort
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Crain's Chicago Business: Why Midtown is moving from tennis club to 'sports resort'
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DNA Info: Midtown Athletic Club Making No Small Plans: Welcome to Your 'Third Space'
Read the article >

Midtown News

Midtown is as much about community and belonging as it is health and fitness. We believe active, social people lead happier, healthier lives.

6 Reasons to Eat Real Food

March is National Nutrition Month and today is National Registered Dietitian Nutrition Day. This year, National Nutrition Month is centered on the topic of going further with food. As a Dietitian, I b... Read More

Club Events

All Events

Wednesday October 2, 2019 - Thursday October 31, 2019
5:30AM - 7:15AM
Members Only: Complimentary
Tuesday October 15, 2019 (Today)
12:15PM - 1:00PM
Members Only: Complimentary
Wednesday October 16, 2019
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Members Only: Complimentary
Thursday October 17, 2019
6:45PM - 7:45PM
Members Only: Complimentary
Saturday October 19, 2019
5:00PM - 8:00PM
Members: $35.00 / Non-Members: $35.00
Sunday October 20, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM
Members Only: Complimentary
Monday October 21, 2019
11:15AM - 12:00PM
Members Only: Complimentary
Tuesday October 22, 2019
12:15PM - 1:00PM
Members Only: Complimentary
Wednesday October 23, 2019
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Members Only: Complimentary
Watch Jenny Maloney, Registered Dietitian at @Midtown_Chi , on Fox 32 Chicago this week talking about sugar intake…