When you join Virgin Active Cricklewood you become part of our family. We’re here just for you. From brilliant service with a smile to money can’t buy treats, we let you know it’s great to have you around.

Pool, spa, sauna and steam facilities will close 15 minutes before the advertised closing time to allow members to change

* Please note that these opening times are updated regularly but may change due to unforeseen circumstances.

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From high energy to calm relaxation, our classes match your workout to your mood. Our studios are light, airy, inspiring spaces where you can have fun, forget frustrations and feel fitter.

Offering a warm and relaxed atmosphere, expect soft leather booths, real log burners, and of course our bright and cosy conservatory. On the menu, there is something to cater for all tastes, from our pub favourite pork and pickle sharing platter, to our signature Castle Mey steak with heaps of trimmings. Feeling thirsty? We have a fantastic selection of craft beers, cocktails and wine.

To join the conversation and find out about activities, events and special offers, the best way is to follow us on Twitter and join us on Facebook.

Cricklewood Pumping Station built in 1905 is another distinctive building, the interior of which was used as a double for the Titanic's engine rooms of the 1997 film, Titanic.

The Crown has recently been awarded a Quality Approved plaque from Guinness, so be sure to enjoy the perfect glass or pint on your next trip to The Crown.

By the 1890s, houses and shops had been built along part of Cricklewood Lane. Cricklewood Broadway had become a retail area by 1900 replacing the Victorian villas. The Queens Hall Cinema, later the Gaumont, replaced Rock Hall House, and was itself demolished in 1960. Thorverton, Caddington and Dersingham Roads were laid out in 1907, the year of the opening of Golders Green tube station.

Being active is as easy as reaching in your pocket. With our new iOS & Android apps you can book classes at your local club, view your class calendar and get live class updates - all on the go.

Some things are meant to be together: like Yoga and Pilates, united at last and renamed Nova. Exclusive to Virgin Active, discover the bendy best from Yoga and terrific toning from Pilates. In this class you’ll stretch, flex and strengthen your back, legs and glutes. 

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Blue Badge holders will not be charged to park in our car park, please ensure you make the reception team in the hotel aware of this when you check in so they can inform the APCOA Parking Services Team.

Our team is made up of fully qualified REPS Level 3 Personal Trainers, who have had an additional 80+ hours training within their time at Virgin Active, to make sure they're ready to help you reach your goals.

Cricklewood has a variety of sports and activities groups.  Have a look in business directory for local gyms and keep an eye on news page, facebook and twitter for local groups run by volunteers and community groups. If you are a group and would like to feature here get in touch.  http://cricklewood.net/businesses/community-groups/fitness-groups/

All rooms feature a comfy king size bed with four plump pillows and a cosy duvet. Our on-site restaurant and bar serves breakfast and tasty evening meals.

WiFi is available throughout our hotels allowing you to stay in touch when you are away from home, whether you want to search the web, email or get some work done. WiFi is free for 30 mins per  24 hour period. Alternatively 24 hour access is available for £3.00. Add to your online booking or purchase at hotel via our WiFi log in page using a credit/debit card.

Cricklewood Broadway, the main north-south road through the area, is part of the Edgware Road leading directly to Marble Arch, between Oxford Street and Hyde Park .

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Whether your tipple is a pint of the black stuff, a colourful cocktail or a café au lait – you will feel extremely comfortable in The Crown Pub, Cricklewood.

Whether splashing around or learning to swim, little ones have a whale of a time and gain confidence in our welcoming children’s pools with play zones and warm water – perfect for dipping tiny toes.

Cricklewood is an urban and suburban area of north-west London, England, centred 5 miles (8.2 km) northwest of Charing Cross, between Willesden Green and Dollis Hill to the west, Brondesbury and Kilburn to the south, West Hampstead and Childs Hill to the south-east and east, and Brent Cross to the north. The area is split between three London boroughs: Barnet to the north-east, Brent to the west and Camden to the south-east.

Keep kids happy with fun, games, sport, art & crafts while you grab a little me time. Fully registered with qualified staff, we care for tiny babies from 6 weeks old right through to growing teens.

High Definition 960P AHD Bullet Camera with 20M Night Vision. For Outdoor or Indoor Use This High Definition Analogue camera is a brilliant, high quality, wide-angle camera. Its high definition image is comparable to HD Television Broadcast Pictures, making it ideal to replace old CCTV cameras.

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Parking is available at this hotel on a first come first serve basis. The car park is managed and operated by APCOA parking services on behalf of Travelodge. You can pre-pay on arrival for a maximum stay of 4 nights.

The former aircraft factory was converted into Cricklewood Studios in 1920, the largest film studio in the country at the time. It became the production base for Stoll Pictures during the silent era. After later turning out a number of quota quickies, it closed down in 1938. Some years later, the property was redeveloped and currently hosts a Wickes DIY store.[1]

A number of plans were drawn up around the turn of the 20th century to extend the developing London Underground network to Cricklewood. Several proposals were put forward to construct an underground railway tunnel under the length of the Edgware Road, including an unusual scheme to build a type of subterranean monorail roller-coaster, but these proposals were abandoned.[2]

The famous pub was cited by The Dubliner’s in their song McAlpine’s Fusiliers – “The ‘craic’ was good in Cricklewood and they wouldn’t leave the Crown”

Brondesbury Station in Zone 2 on the London Overground also lies within 15 minutes walk of the Broadway, with services to Hampstead Heath in 6 minutes.

Our floor space is your head space - we invest in the best so you can put yourself to the test. From TRX, Wattbikes and Woodway Curves to ZUU classes we help you get fitter, feel good and make life better.


Nearest Station: Cricklewood Station (2mins)  Free parking is available on site

From the 1960s, industry in the local area went into decline, and all the above-mentioned businesses have left.

Tone your whole body to the rhythm of this Latino beat and party your way to fitness. Forget whether you can dance or not; nobody cares. 

Cricklewood has two conservation areas, the Mapesbury Estate and the Cricklewood Railway Terraces, and in 2012 was awarded £1.65 million from the Mayor of London’s office to improve the area.

The area has a bus garage (Garage code W), completely rebuilt in 2010, meaning that many bus routes start or run through the area. There are frequent services to Victoria, Hammersmith, Oxford Street, Brent Cross and Golders Green among others

Grab some Grid and square up to our red zone. Push yourself - go Grid Active, Lean, Fit or Strong with classes and kit that pull, squat, bend and twist your body in ways it was made to move.

This hotel has an on-site restaurant and bar that serves breakfast and tasty evening meals. On weekdays (Mon-Fri) our unlimited all you can eat breakfast is served from 7am until 10am. At weekends breakfast is served between 8am and 11am.*

In addition to the extensive wine and drinks list you can enjoy some the tastiest bar food in the bar and in the adjacent hotel lobby from 12.00pm-10.30pm daily.