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Glasgow’s Top 10 Saunas to Relax

Glasgow’s Top 10 Saunas to Relax In

We all know life can get a bit frantic, and sometimes you just need to steam your worries away. And the good news is that we’ve listed Glasgow’s crème de la crème of saunas.

Each spot offers its unique vibe to help you unwind, detox, and maybe even feel like you’re basking in warmer climes—if only for an hour or two. So read on and discover your next slice of sauna heaven in Glasgow.

PURE Spa & Beauty


Address: 114 W Nile St, Glasgow G1 2QA, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 330 232 1888

Operating hours: 

  • Monday to Friday – 9 AM to 8 PM
  • Saturday – 9 AM to 7 PM
  • Sunday – 10 AM to 6 PM

Cost: $-$$

PURE Spa & Beauty isn’t just about the sauna experience—there’s so much more to it! With the sauna’s temperatures ranging in the very comfortable 60–70°C bracket, it doesn’t just indulge in the extremes but provides a satisfying and rejuvenating detox.

Beyond steamy sessions, you’d be pleased with their extensive list of additional facilities. Think beauty treatments, massages, manicures, and pedicures—because why settle for a single indulgence when you can enjoy the whole package?

Pro tip: Remember to book ahead, especially on weekends. This spot can get pretty packed, given its reputation. Also, check their website for seasonal offers and discounts. You might hit a jackpot!

Hilton Glasgow – Health & Fitness


Address: 1 William St, Glasgow G3 8HT, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 141 204 5512

Operating hours: 

  • Monday to Friday – 6:30 AM to 9:30 PM
  • Saturday and Sunday – 8 AM to 8:30 PM

Cost: $$

The Hilton Hotel’s Health & Fitness Club sets a new standard for sauna experiences in Glasgow. The minute you step into their traditional wood-lined wonder, you’re treated to a perfect heat of approximately 80–90 °C.

This, coupled with their innovative sauna technology and the faint, special aroma they infuse, helps elevate your relaxation levels. 

Moreover, they have a fully equipped modern gym, a 15-meter heated indoor swimming pool

, and even professionally conducted aerobics sessions.

Pro tip: Don’t forget to take advantage of their free parking, which is valid for up to 4 hours. For gym junkies, specific membership packages include unlimited sauna use—a total steal!

Spa at Blythswood Square


Address: 11 Blythswood Square, Glasgow G2 4AD, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 141 240 1622

Operating hours: 

  • Open 24 hours

Cost: $-$$

The spa at Blythswood Square is where the sauna finds a special place in a townhouse originally built in 1823. Think sophisticated décor, adjustable temperature settings, innovative Bromo lighting, and a unique thermal suite that houses a variety of sauna options.

Additionally, they are renowned for their stress-busting treatments, luxurious lounge areas, and a cosy café to top off the experience. So, you can always follow up your sauna session with a delicious bite or some pampering treatments.

Pro tip: There is valet parking available here! Plus, they often have midweek spa deals that include sauna access, so keep an eye out for their offers to make the most of your visit.

Glasgow Club Maryhill


Address: 34 Gairbraid Ave, Glasgow G20 8YE, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 141 276 5300

Operating hours: 

  • Monday to Friday – 7:30 AM to 9 PM
  • Saturday and Sunday – 9 AM to 4 PM

Cost: $-$$

The Glasgow Club in Maryhill is a locals’ favourite for its affordable luxury, offering a standard high-heat sauna at reasonable costs. Not too intense, the heat is just right for a rejuvenating session and warms up your body through and through.

And it’s not just about the sauna! They’ve got a well-maintained 25-meter swimming pool, up-to-date fitness facilities, and even organised fitness classes, creating a perfect blend of workout and recuperation.

Pro tip: If you’re a regular, consider getting a membership for unlimited access to all facilities and discounts on bookings.

The Arlington Baths Club

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Address: 61 Arlington St, Glasgow G3 6DT, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 141 332 6021

Operating hours: 

  • Monday to Friday – 6:30 AM to 9:30 PM
  • Saturday and Sunday – 9 AM to 9:30 PM

Cost: $-$$

The history-rich Arlington Baths Club has been operating since 1870. Offering a sweeter, lower temperature sauna experience, they focus more on longer, more relaxing sessions.

Adding to the experience, the club boasts a range of aqua facilities, including a Turkish suite, a unique Victorian swimming pool, and even a relaxation lounge. So, pack your day full of heat, relax, swim, and repeat!

Pro tip: If you live locally, they have a neighbourhood discount on memberships! And don’t forget to try their cold plunge pool after the sauna; it’s a game-changer in your relaxation routine.

Float Fire & Ice Glasgow

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Address: 116 Kirkintilloch Rd, Lenzie, Kirkintilloch, Glasgow G66 4LQ, United Kingdom

Contact details: 

Operating hours: 

  • Monday and Friday – 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Wednesday and Thursday – 10 AM to 8 PM
  • Saturday – 10 AM to 4 PM
  • Sunday – 10 AM to 3 PM

Cost: $-$$

Float Fire & Ice has state-of-the-art sauna technology that’s as innovative as it is invigorating. It offers an infrared sauna experience, so this isn’t just about sweating; it’s about a deep, cellular-level kind of relaxation. 

After soaking up all that heat, you’re invited to take a dip into their ice-cold plunge pools (the ice in their name is not there for nothing). This shock to the system is fantastic since doing this tightens up everything; the heat loosens, and it closes your pores. 

Pro tip: While walk-ins are welcomed with warm (and cool) arms, booking your spot in advance is a smart move, especially if you’re aiming for a weekend detox session. 

And for the savvy savers among us, keep an eye on their social media for off-peak deals; your wallet and your wellness will thank you.

The Western Baths Club


Address: 12 Cranworth St, Glasgow G12 8BZ, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 141 576 0294

Operating hours: 

  • Monday to Friday – 6 AM to 9:30 PM
  • Saturday – 7:30 AM to 7:30 PM
  • Sunday – 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM

Cost: $-$$

If you want an unconventional sauna experience, head straight to the Western Baths Club, a little west of the city centre. This Victorian-era gem pairs its traditional sauna with cold plunge pools that are sure to leave you feeling thoroughly invigorated.

They don’t fuss with state-of-the-art fittings but keep it classic and comfortable, which is what makes it unique. What’s more, they offer loads of other perks, like squash courts, a gym, a swimming pool, and even a reading room for the bookworms among us!

Pro tip: Remember to look into their multi-visit passes, as they offer fantastic value if you’re planning on becoming a regular. And don’t forget to explore the local area; it’s packed with lovely cafés where you can grab a bite post-sauna.

Club Moativation


Address: 1 Congress Rd, Glasgow G3 8QT, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 141 306 9901

Operating hours: 

  • Monday to Friday – 6:30 AM to 9:30 PM
  • Saturday and Sunday – 7:30 AM to 8:30 PM

Cost: $-$$

Club Moativation is more than just a cool name and a spelling quirk. Housed in the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Congress Road, their sauna is the picture of simple elegance, perfect for a no-frills, fantastic steam session.

There’s also a lounge bar where you can grab a cool drink to wind down. Then, after a re-energising sauna session, you can take a leisurely swim in their indoor pool or crush your workout in their fully-equipped fitness centre.

Pro tip: Make sure to check their website for special deals; you might score a good discount.

Soul Suites 


Address: 1 Glenburn Rd, East Kilbride, Glasgow G74 5BA, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 7802 888349

Operating hours: 

  • Monday and Tuesday, Friday – 6 AM to 12 PM, 1 PM to 9 PM
  • Thursday – 6 AM to 9 PM
  • Saturday and Sunday – 7 AM to 7 PM  

Cost: $-$$

Soul Suites offers a more intimate sauna experience, and despite lacking in size, they make up for it with character and charm. Their sauna facility is well-maintained with comfortable temperatures, perfect for winding down after an exhausting day.

While other perks are more residential—it’s a luxury apartment complex—you can always take advantage of their contemporary kitchen to cook up a meal or sprawl out in the spacious living area post-sauna.

Pro tip: Street parking is available, but make sure to check the restrictions. And hey, if you’re planning on a sleepover, look into their packages that combine sauna use with a night’s stay.

The Pipeworks – Glasgow


Address: Metropole House, 5 Metropole Ln, Glasgow G1 4NH, United Kingdom

Contact details: +44 141 552 5502

Operating hours: 

  • Monday to Thursday – 11 AM to 12 AM 

Cost: $-$$

The Pipeworks in Glasgow is a sauna experience like no other. This men-only sauna and bathhouse has been designed with relaxation in mind.

Their temperature-controlled sauna will help you break into a satisfying sweat while embracing a chill vibe. Aside from its top-notch sauna, there is a spa pool, steam room, and restrooms for the ultimate chill-out experience.

You can even enjoy a movie in their communal areas, perfect for socialising after your sauna session.

Pro tip: Remember, this sauna is men-only, not one for mixed groups. They do have special rates for students and discounts on certain days, so keep an eye out for bargains.

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