Welcome to
Club Columbus
18 & Over

Conveniently located on 795 W. Fifth Ave in the University District, just seconds away from the Grandview area, Club Columbus provides unlimited possibilities to make your visit enjoyable.

With ample free, secured and private parking, you can spend your time sunning by our outdoor heated pool (seasonal); taking a midnight swim under the stars; rejuvenating in our whirlpool; relieving stress and tension in our therapeutic steam room or dry sauna; socializing in one of our lounges; enjoying a video in your private dressing room or just getting physical in our fully equipped circuit gym. To become better acquainted with Club Columbus select from the above menu ... ENJOY!

Club Columbus believes in promoting the health and wellness of our members. Hopefully, you will establish new friends while enjoying the facilities we have to offer.


Full Range Gym

Cardio Equipment

Gym Lockers

Luxurious Steam Room

Dry Cedar Sauna

Eight-Man Whirlpool

Heated Outdoor Pool (seasonal)

Outdoor Garden Gazebo (seasonal)

Private Dressing Rooms

Public "Chill" Lounges


Ample Free Parking

Personal Items-Retail

Free Wi-Fi

Guest Memberships

A Membership is required for entry. A proper and valid ID is required to purchase a Membership. Once a Membership is obtained, Members must purchase either a locker or private dressing room. Prices listed DO NOT INCLUDE TAX.


$15 8AM-4PM, MON-FRI



GUYS 18-24, FREE / $8 weekends


$25 - Weekdays

$28 - Weekends


$32 - Weekdays

$36 - Weekends





Taxes not included

TV's Included In All Dressing Rooms

Weekday prices are not valid on special events or holidays
Weekend pricing from 4pm Friday thru 8am Monday.

Ample Free Parking


The gym at Club Columbus is available to all Club members who have a fitness or weight loss goal. Our mission is to provide a unique environment where anyone can feel comfortable. This means that you can get in shape using brand name cardio and strength equipment without being subjected to "I don't fit-in" attitude that exist in many gyms. You belong!

With the co-operation of local agencies, Club Columbus is able to serve as a community testing site for STD and HIV, and a place to distribute condoms and valuable safe sex information to both members and non-members. So whether you're gay, bisexual, or straight (member or non-member) the AIDS RESOURCE CENTER OHIO provides free testing at Club Columbus. Click Safe Sex Guide or go to www.aids.org for more information.

Club Columbus continues to believe in promoting the well being of the gay community through supporting organizations that protect your health and civil rights. Jack Campbell, a founding owner, lead the fight to oppose the anti-gay Save Our Children campaign lead by Anita Bryan in the early 70's; supported the formation of MCC, the Gay Games, and the National Gay Task Force; plus, contributed to the Human Rights building in Washing D.C. Because of you and us working together, positive changes are happening all around us.

Most clubs have become smoke free but smoking is permitted outdoors only on the patio.
You must be 18 years of age or older with a valid picture ID to become a member of The Club.
Acceptable forms of ID include any government or military issue photo ID. A regional or international drivers license is acceptable if it is tamper proof and has a photograph. A passport will always work.
No. In order to comply with city ordinances for private clubs we cannot allow our customers to purchase memberships without identifying themselves.
The Club is highly respectful of member privacy and we understand the need for discretion. The information you give us is for our records only and is never shared with third parties. You will never receive anything in the mail.
Yes. We accept Cash, Visa, and MasterCard as forms of payment.
Individual club pricing is available on each club home page by clicking on the pricing menu option.
No. The Club has a strict Zero Tolerance Policy for possession and use of alcohol or drugs and any illegal activity. You will be denied entry if you are "under the influence". All bags are subject to inspection.
Yes. All Customers must present themselves as male and have current valid identification in order to enter.
Naturally, nudity is permitted in all wet areas and most outdoor pool areas - check with your local club. A towel or sports wear are to be worn in all public areas.
Sleeping is permitted in private dressing rooms only. No sleeping is permitted in public areas as a courtesy to other members.
No. Dressing room rentals are distributed on a first come first serve basis. We do not reserve dressing rooms in advance.
We cannot accept payment in advance for dressing rooms. When you rent a dressing room your rental is good from the time of issue until you have reached the time limit applicable with that rental (time limits vary) or until you leave. We cannot accept payment for any time beyond that. You may renew your rental as many times as you like.
Yes. Our memberships are accepted at all of our facilities.
Yes. A 6 month or 1 time guest membership will allow you access to all of The Club's facilities however you must purchase a locker or dressing room rental upon each visit to The Club.
You cannot walk into a locker and lie down whereas you can with a dressing room.
As you will see from the pricing pages each club offers members a variety of dressing room options. Generally speaking deluxe rooms are larger with extra amenities which differ from club to club.
No. Each member must purchase either a dressing room or locker rental upon each visit to The Club.
No. We are happy to supply you with clean towels.
It is almost impossible for us to predict member attendance since it relies upon factors that are beyond our control. The best people to ask this question are the desk clerks who work the shifts that cover the time you plan to visit. Feel free to call The Club you plan to visit and ask them.
Most of our locations have adequate, well lit parking facilities. Availability of spaces is dictated by the time you visit us. We do not recommend leaving valuables of any kind in your vehicle. The best way to get a feel for the kind of parking you can expect is to call The Club you are planning to visit and ask.
No. The only species allowed in The Club is human with the exception of officially trained service animals. Also, the Club has a strict policy against allowing members to leave pets in the car during their visit. Regardless of the season.
Regrettably due to privacy reasons we are no longer able to offer free tours of our facilities to non-members without an appointment. Most of our gyms offer a free trial workout with an appointment.
The Club is a privately held company and at this time we do not offer franchises.
We are unable to accept employment applications online or answer any employment related questions by email. Please do not send your resume by email. We have plans to implement an online employment application system soon. Until then, if you are interested in working for us please call The Club you want to work at or stop by to fill in an application.
Cell phones with built in cameras are treated as any other photographic device use of which is prohibited inside the club.
All sales are final, unless the facility is closed due to unforeseen circumstances. You will automatically be notified if this occurs if you provide us with a valid e-mail address or phone number.

Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm Lockers are only $15

Free Catered Lunch on Sundays at 1 pm

FREE ENTRY FOR GUYS 18-24 M-F / $8 weekends

Bears Night, last Friday of each month, July 26th, 8pm-2am. Food, fun, and frolic.

Lights Out Party, last Wednesday of the month, July 31st, 8pm.

All Members Get a FREE LOCKER on their Birthday. (Valid ID Required)

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The Club Columbus is located at 795 W. Fifth Ave in the University District, Columbus OH 43212.