Life Time Athletic – Chestnut Hill Review

Life Time Athletic - Chestnut Hill ReviewThe Life Time Athletic (LTA), Diamond Premier Club, in Chestnut Hill, is considered a luxury gym. This gym boasts eight group fitness studios, areas for small group and personal training, a spa, a salon, a kids’ club, a medical office, a café, and even a bar. It’s also very spacious at approximately 120,000 square feet.


Life Time has facilities all over the nation, including four in Massachusetts. The newest facility in MA is in Chestnut Hill.

Classes / Programs

LTA offers over 110 weekly classes, including 8 signature classes, taught by trained, experienced instructors.

Some of these classes offered are:

  • Intro to Cycle
  • BarreStrength: Booty and Bands
  • Surrender
  • Circuit Training
  • Martial Arts
  • AMP Cycle
  • Dance Jam
  • Barbell Strength
  • TEAM Alpha
  • TEAM Burn
  • Warrior Sculpt

Childrens’ Classes:

  • Dance
  • Martial Arts
  • Yoga
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Music
  • Zumba
  • Sports Skills
  • Homework

For more information on classes offered by LTA see

Some of the programs offered by LTA are:

  • Weight Loss
  • Studio
  • Yoga
  • TEAM Training
  • Indoor Cycle
  • Personal Training
  • Run Club
  • Marathon Training
  • Tri Training

Programs offered for kids include:

  • Child Center
  • Kids Academy
  • Kids Activities
  • Kids Sports and Fitness

For more information on adult and kids’ programs see


  • Cardio Equipment
  • Free Weight Equipment
  • Resistance Bands
  • Cycles

Perks / Amenities

  • LifeSpa – offering services such as:
    • Massage
    • Nails
    • Skin
  • Family Programs – offering:
    • Child Center
    • Kids Academy
    • Training & Instruction
  • Health & Wellness – offering services such as:
    • Health Assessments
    • Nutritional Coaching
    • Weight Loss
    • LT Proactive Care Physical Therapy
    • Chiropractic services
  • Dining – offering services such as:
    • Bar
    • LifeCafe
  • Indoor Whirlpool
  • Steam Rooms
  • Sauna
  • Free Lockers & Towels
  • WiFi
  • Plasma Big Screen TVs
  • Personal Items such as shampoo, conditioner, razors, hairspray, mouthwash, deodorant, etc.
  • Free first visits

(Note: some services / programs are for members only)

Membership Information


  • Recurring month-to-month
  • $179/mth

Day Passes

  • Full club access for the day
  • $35 / 1 pass
  • $150 / 5 passes


LTA has a Yelp rating o4/5. Positive comments focus on the wide variety of classes offered, extras such as saunas, jacuzzis, and positive, motivating instructors. Negative comments mentioned the cost of extras, no swimming pool, strong sales tactics and crowded classes.


Life Time Athletic - Chestnut Hill Review

Life Time Athletic – Chestnut Hill

Diamond Premier Club

300 Boylston St
Newton, MA 02467

Club Hours

Sun  4am — 12am
Mon 4am — 12am
Tue  4am — 12am
Wed 4am — 12am
Thur 4am — 12am
Fri    4am — 12am
Sat   4am — 12am

To see days/hours of operation for the Activity Center, Kids’ Center, Relaxation Space, Restaurant, etc. go to:



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