Creating a home gym is a popular use for a garden room. Most garden room suppliers will have a gym building in their portfolio. We have curated this list of garden gym articles just for you!
2.5m x 2.9m Garden Pod
Miniature Manors have added a contemporary garden pod to their range of options. Sitting on a footprint of 2.5m x 2.9m, it is a great size, perfect for a range of uses. In these photos, we can see the owner has set their pod up as a stylish home office, but the light-filled room would work equally well as an art studio or exercise space.
Garden family room, gym, workshop and space for a hot tub
Blyss Garden Rooms have created an impressive indoor-outdoor garden room building that incorporates a family entertainment room with custom bar, a home gym, workshop and large Balau deck with a sunken hot tub.
Garden gym/office with cassette toilet
6m x 4.3m garden office & gym building by Executive Garden Rooms. The building is full of features including a cassette toilet, air conditioning and a large remote controlled roof window.
A Swift garden room can be a future-proofed investment
The team at Swift will work with you to create a future-proofed garden room that can morph into a different use as the family’s needs evolve.
This four-room garden room is a great example. Intended as a home office and gym today, it could be used for other uses in the future.
Corrugated aluminium clad garden gym & office
We are a fickle bunch here at The Garden Room Guide; we have fallen in love with lots of garden room buildings over the last 13 years, but this project by Miniature Manors would make it into our all-time top three!
The barn style building features two rooms, one is a gym and the other an office with ensuite.
3m tall garden gym with hidden shed
3m tall garden gym by Bliss Garden Rooms with ceiling reinforcement for a TRX system. The building incorporates a secret storage shed. Designed for an awkward shaped plot, the building is wider at the back than at the front to maximise the space available.
Spaces Group: SEE (Super Energy Efficient) Upgrade Package
Spaces Group, home of Garden Spaces and Annexe Spaces, have created a new Super Energy Efficient specification that is an option on all of their buildings. This package can improve the overall performance of their buildings by up to 30%.
Garden Fortress showroom
If you are based in Surrey, London or the surrounding counties Garden Fortress’s showroom is worth a vista as part of your research.
It is a clever building that serves a hybrid of uses well. There is office space, gym space, leisure space and a kitchenette and shower room.
Garden gym specialists
Speak to any garden room company, and they will say that their buildings can be used as a home gym. The thing is, many of these companies have a one size fits all approach and don’t offer options to tailor the design and specification to the unique requirements of using it as a gym.
Pre-designed garden rooms
A pre-designed garden room is a good option if you are looking for a well-specified building with a quick, simplified purchase process. They are a good choice if you want to quickly create a home office, gym or art studio.
See Garden Spaces at Grand Designs Live 2022
Garden Spaces are featuring a multifunction garden room that is full of design features at Grand Designs Live at ExCel London. The show runs between 30th April and 8 May 2022 and it is a great opportunity to explore the work of an experienced garden room company.
Tailor-made physiotherapy and pilates studio
eDEN Garden Rooms designed and built this 5m x 3.5m garden room tailor-made for a physiotherapy and pilates business. The door & windows have been configured to maximise the countryside views.
Moonalabs Customer Stories – A personal gym
Moonalabs share details of how they created a home gym building for their clients. Read to the end of the article, as Moonalabs are running a Special Offer on orders placed during March 2022.
Design choices to ensure your garden room is warm in winter?
When planning a garden room, the design choices you make for the core structure will affect how warm it is in winter.
While you will initially pay more for a multi-layer garden room structure compared with other types of garden building, you will reap dividends in the long run.
Insulated container garden room
Alongside their log cabin and summerhouse designs, Summerhouse24 offer a range of insulated shipping container garden rooms. They would be an option for so many different uses – there is even an option with a sauna!
Home gym, music room & pool changing room in one building
The interior of this eDEN Garden Room has been divided to create three rooms – a pool changing room, home gym and music room. Each room has its own external access but has been designed so it can work as one coherent space.
Tudor style garden room
Tudor style garden room by Miniature Manors. Traditional detailing and craftmanship have been mixed with modern finishes that ensure a well-insulated space that will be comfortable to use all year round.
Have your garden room designed by an architect
Working with a garden room architect rather than a residential architect has many benefits as they understand the nuances of garden room construction.
Garden gym suite with changing room and hot tub
Stylish garden gym suite with spacious gym room, relaxation room, covered hot tub area and a changing room by AMC Garden Rooms.
Multifunction garden gym suite
The project by Swift showcases what versatile spaces garden rooms can be. A home gym and comfortable sitting room work perfectly together in the 6m x 5m building.
How to create the perfect garden room?
We have been chatting with Ivana & Lukas from A Room in the Garden about how they approach creating the perfect garden room for their clients, whether that be a garden office, home gym or a self-contained living annexe.
Garden room planning applications
If you need to apply for planning permission to build your garden room, DWG Plans Limited can handle the process for you.
Unusually shaped garden gym to maximise the site
To maximise the space in an unusually shaped area of their clients garden, Garden Spaces designed this tapered home gym building. The resulting building is a wonderfully light airy space.
Garden gym with secret store room
6.3m x 4m multifunction garden room design by Garden Spaces which has created a home gym with secret storage room alongside.
Two-room garden gym with ensuite
This modern home gym building by eDEN Garden Rooms has not one but two rooms for exercise equipment. There is also a good size shower room for freshening up after a workout.
5.5m x 4.8m garden gym
This 5.5m x 4.8m garden gym by Hargreaves Garden Spaces is 2.8m tall to offer extra headroom, about 300mm more than you would get in a standard garden room. Not all garden room companies will increase the height of their buildings, but Hargreaves Garden Spaces do.
Garden rooms with space for a hot tub
Take a look at two bespoke garden room designs by Swift that have beed designed as an entertainment space with a covered area alongside that houses a hot tub.
L-shaped gym & office building
Bespoke design L-shaped garden room that has been divided into two rooms to create a home gym and office workspace. The building has many stylish design features such as the board on board cladding.
InFrame Space offer contemporary garden rooms that have a steel framed core structure. They offer their designs in 2.5m, 2.8m and 3.2m heights.
Lomond by Bridge Garden Rooms
The Lomond is a stylish garden room with a feature wall of floor to ceiling glazing. It has low maintenance exterior finishes -composite wood cladding is mixed with Aluminium fascias.
Multi-room garden rooms
Is one new room enough for your needs? Maybe you need a home office but would like your own gym or music room too. Well, Modulr Space have a solution.
Garden gym with sauna
Take a look around this stylish garden gym with space for a sauna by SMART Garden Rooms, Offices & Studios.
Garden room with indoor-outdoor space
Looking for the perfect indoor-outdoor garden lifestyle? Then you’ll want to explore the new garden room + hideout options by JML Garden Rooms.
Ruthven by Bridge Garden Rooms
Ruthven is a new design by Bridge Garden Rooms. The contemporary design mixes lots of glass with a sliding cedar screen, a stylish combination.
Guide to buying a garden gym
There is a lot to think about when buying a garden room, particularly when buying one to be used as a gym. The architects at Modulr Space share some valuable insights in this guide to buying a garden gym
Nationwide or local garden room company
When buying a garden room, you have the choice of working with a local company or one that supplies nationwide. Many buyers fear a national company will be more expensive, but this isn’t always the case, and you are reducing your options only searching locally.
Home Pilates Studio
This Malmo studio by Garden2Office has been designed around the needs of a pilates instructor and allows them to work from home in a professional environment.
The Crusoe Logic
The Crusoe Logic at 8m by 3.5m gives 28 square metres of flexible space to be used as a home office, gym, studio, retreat, cinema room, entertainment space.
Bathstone Garden Rooms, anything but standard
Working with Bathstone Garden Rooms, you are not limited to a standard specification, a standard layout, or a standard design style. The Bathstone Garden Rooms team relish a unique design brief and have the skillsets to make an unusual idea a reality.
6m x 4m Insulated garden room
Stylish 6m x 4m insulated garden room by Hargreaves Garden Spaces. The multifunctional room has been designed as a family space & home gym.
Made to measure garden rooms
Whether it is a small garden office or a large multi-room annexe you want, Timeless Garden Rooms made to measure service will ensure everything on your wishlist is ticked off.
A trio of garden rooms
Three garden rooms side by side by Hargreaves Garden Spaces. Creating a home gym, cinema room and secure storage room.
SMART garden gym building
Large garden gym building by SMART Garden Rooms, Offices & Studios with floating Cedar panels, portico entrance and lots of glass.
Garden office and gym building
So, you need a home office for work but would also like to create a home gym, and you only have space for one building. A well designed garden room can accommodate both uses under the one roof.
Luxury Garden Rooms – Your Lifestyle Investment
Swift Garden Rooms present a fantastic array of choice and pricing to suit all budgets, we truly excel at delivering garden rooms that offer excellent value for money coupled with so many bespoke features and customisations, that our clients always achieve their unique, life-changing space.
Garden office and gym side by side
A pair of low maintenance composite garden rooms one used as a home office while the other is a home gym.
Garden gym designed for heavy equipment
Thinking of building a garden gym and filling it with heavy equipment? You’ll want to work with a specialist company like Bridge Garden Rooms who will reinforce the floor structure to take the weight of gym equipment.
Trip the Garden Room Fantastic
Swift Garden Rooms designed this bespoke 8m x 3.5m dance studio with the flexibility to morph into other uses as the family require. It also incorporates a secret storage room.
6m x 4m Garden room with side canopy
This stylish build by Bridge Garden Rooms has created a wonderful inside-outside garden space. A large fully insulated garden room has been extended with a covered three-sided canopy.