Healthworks Fitness Centers for Women – Back Bay Location Review

Healthworks Centers for Women - Back Bay Location Review

Voted “Best Women-Only Gym in America” by Fitness Magazine, Healthworks Fitness Centers for Woman has locations in Back Bay, Cambridge, Chestnut Hill and Coolidge Corner. This review is for the Back Bay location.

Healthworks Fitness Centers for Women are women-only gyms that help mothers get and stay in shape by offering awesome daycare and kids’ programs along with many varied classes and programs.

Forget any preconceived notions you may have about women-only clubs. This fitness center means athletic-minded business!


The Back Bay location of Healthworks Fitness is nestled in the heart of Copley Square, just minutes away from Back Bay station and Copley T stop.


Some of the classes and programs offered at Healthworks Fitness Centers for Women are:

Strength Classes / Boxing:

  • Body Pump
  • Forge
  • Strong Women
  • Body Combat
  • Cardio Strike

High Intensity / Dance:

  • Ignite
  • Tabata
  • Body Jam
  • Zumba
  • Sh’Bam
  • Remix
  • Nia Dance


  • Sculpt Yoga
  • Fusion
  • Flow Yoga I & II
  • Gentle Yoga
  • Restorative Yoga
  • Hip Hop Yoga
  • Yoga Beats

Prenatal and Postnatal Programs:

  • Mommy and Me
  • Prenatal Yoga

Kids’ Club:

  • For children ages 6 weeks to 12 years
  • Super Soccer Stars classes
  • Discounted rates

For more information on Back Bay’s schedule:


  • Downloadable Free Day Pass
  • Childcare – reservations required
  • Parenting Classes and Workshops
  • Healthworks app  
  • Discounted rate and parenting classes and workshops through Early Parenting Partners
  • Personal Training
  • teamTRAINING
  • Sauna & Spa Treatments:  Massage / Acupuncture
  • Towel Service
  • Pilates Reformer Training
  • Childcare and Nutrition Counseling
  • Cafe
  • Insurance Savings
  • Discounts at local shops, restaurants, travel, etc. for members  – to see a list of discounts:

Membership Information

Types of Membership:

Corporate Partnership:

  • Access to over 100 group exercise classes/week
  • 3 Tiers Options

Membership Options:

Boston360 Membership

  • 3 Co-Ed Clubs
  • 4 Women-Only Clubs
  • Unlimited Access

Hertribe Membership

  • Women-Only
  • 4 Clubs
  • Unlimited Access

Stronghouse Membership

  • Age 25 and under
  • 1 Women-Only Club
  • Unlimited Access


Healthworks has a 4/5 rating on Yelp with positive comments on the sauna, the equipment, the knowledge and energy of instructors. Negative comments focused on price, pushy sales’ tactics and difficulty canceling membership.


Healthworks Centers for Women - Back Bay Location Review

Healthworks Fitness Centers for Women
441 Stuart Street
Boston, MA  02116

Club Hours
Monday-Friday 5:30am – 10:00pm
Saturday-Sunday 7:30am – 8:00pm


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Post by Andrea Rogers