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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

HOURS

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

Contact

773.235.2300
Email

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. 

Tennis

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

View Class Schedule

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
Aquatics

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

View Aquatics Guide 

View Indoor Pool Hours & Schedule (October 2017) 
View Outdoor Pool Hours & Schedule (October 2017)

Kids

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 Activities and Kidtown Rates & Policies

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.  

Chromium

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 the Menu 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.

View Spa Services or Request 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
  • All-Natural Bath & Body Products
  • Sauna
  • Steam room 
  • Himalayan Sea Salt Wall
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

We're building The Hotel at Midtown 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.

Check back here for more details about our opening date. 

News

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.

Chromium: A Case for Real Cooking

Chromium's Executive Chef Amanda Barnes is passionate about real food. She's dedicated to creating a holistic, natural menu in contrast to what she calls "an abundance of bad food" in modern American... Read More

The Second Edition of Spirit Magazine is Here

Our second ever issue of Spirit Magazine is here, and it's packed with all the exciting events and programs we have planned for you in the coming months.Inside, you'll find an interview with Dwayne Ma... Read More

Club Events

All Events

Friday October 6, 2017 - Sunday October 8, 2017
8:45AM - 7:00PM
Friday October 6, 2017 - Sunday October 8, 2017
9:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday October 14, 2017
10:15AM - 11:00AM
Members: Complimentary / Non-Members: Complimentary
Wednesday October 18, 2017
8:00AM - 1:00PM
Members: Complimentary / Non-Members: Complimentary
Wednesday October 18, 2017
8:00AM - 1:00PM
Members: Complimentary / Non-Members: Complimentary
Saturday October 21, 2017 (Today)
8:45AM - 9:45AM
Members: Complimentary / Non-Members: Complimentary
Saturday October 21, 2017 (Today)
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Members: Complimentary / Non-Members: Complimentary
Saturday October 21, 2017 - Sunday October 22, 2017
10:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday October 21, 2017 (Today)
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Members: Complimentary / Non-Members: $30.00
We sat down with Executive Chef Amanda Barnes to get the scoop on Chromium's holistic, natural menu (and a taster):… https://t.co/0NZBUTaUo3