Club Orlando Athletic Ventures in Orlando, FL

Author: 
Alexander Northman
Curator: 
Michael Newlin
The Club Orlando is a private sauna and gym for adult gay and bisexual men. Spend your day sunning next to the heated outdoor pool or taking a midnight swim. Rejuvenate in the eight man whirlpool or relieve stress in the therapeutic steam room or dry sauna. Socialize in the common areas or enjoy a DVD in your private dressing room. The gym is fully equipped and open 24 hours a day. 
 
Membership is required and you must be at least 18 years of age and show picture ID. 

 
 

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