Located in the heart of the city, W Charles de Gaulle club offers you a balance of beauty, tranquility, and function where attention to every detail has been meticulously crafted to give you what you deserve.

Hand-picked instructors and personal trainers from World Class together with the best group fitness classes and the ultimate sophistication within Yoga and Pilates create an urban holistic experience, where you can re-wind or re-energize in a private boutique style setting.

Anya Glushkova

Before becoming a trainer, Anya practiced rhythmic gymnastics. Now she is the only instructor in Romania with an Advanced Fletcher® Pilates certificate and one of the Pilates Academy professors at the Move On school. She is also one of the 20 internationally certified trainers in PortDeBras and a member of the Yoga Alliance.

She teaches: Pilates, Pilates Props, Daanasana Yoga, PortDeBras. You’ll also have the chance to train with Anya in the Pilates Studio

Julio D. Papi


His name is synonymous to „fitness legend“. After completing his studies in Spain, boundaries ceased to exist for Julio. He taught in over 40 countries, but Romania is still his special place. Many of his group classes (such as Daanasana Yoga, PortDeBras) which you’d take part in are Julio’s creation.

He teaches: Daanasana Yoga and PortDeBras

Peter Ambjorn

Group Fitness Manager

Not only is he one of the first employees in World Class, but he’s also a key player in the company. Since 1994, Peter helped build everything that World Class represents. He teaches frequently all over Romania and takes part in European fitness conventions.

He teaches: Body Pump and MBW, Interval

Sara Bucurescu

Sara graduated in Lille, France, where she specialized in fitness and fitness management. Now she is a Pilates instructor with certification from the Italian Fitness Federation, Move On Pilates Academy in Romania, and BASI Pilates. She’s also got an internationally recognized certificate in somatic massage.

She teaches: Pilates, Pilates Props, Daanasana Yoga; you’ll also have the chance to train with Sara in the Pilates Studio

Ovidiu Atanasiu

Ovidiu began his career in sports with a pair of ice skates and a cross, then went on to the football field, to finally find his place in the gym. From 2005 to 2008 he crossed the world and trained numerous people who share his passion: fitness. His strengths: Pilates and Yoga.

He teaches: Pilates, Vinyasa Yoga; you’ll also have the chance to train with Ovidiu in the Pilates studio

Izabela Lacătuș

Her name means European and worldwide champion in aerobics and the only Romanian Master trainer with a certificate in BOSU. A training session with Izabela should be on anyone’s bucket list.

She teaches: Pilates, BOSU

Monica Tudor

She specializes in Kinetotherapy and began a master’s program in nutrition and body reshaping at the Bucharest National University of Physical Education and Sport. Nine years ago, she started practicing Yoga, and two years later she began teaching it. More so, she takes pride in no less than 10 years of experience in Pilates. Perhaps that’s why Monica is the type of instructor that helps you accomplish your goals through patience and perseverance.

She teaches: Pilates, Vinyasa Yoga

Alina Grecu

She’s been with us for over 5 years and, ever since day one, she managed to push her clients’ limits. She is a complex teacher who will help you grow in every aspect of your life, such as in terms of strength, agileness, equilibrium, and mobility. Her multiple certificates – from Schwinn Cycling to Aqua Fitness – will come in handy when you’ll want to transform your body.

She teaches: Vinyasa Yoga, BOSU.

Alexandru Codarcea


Cezar Cristian


Irene Zaarour

Irene began practicing yoga 20 years ago and is now one of the best known and most appreciated instructors in Romania. She's a certified Ashtanga Yoga instructor from the Krishna Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute, in Mysore, India, and continues to attend classes held by her own instructors in India. She firmly believes yoga helps you see yourself the way you are and be honest toward your own self because everyone carries perfection within.

She teaches: Yoga

Alexandra Mîndruț

Her family`s passion for sports has guided Alexandra into building a career in the field. The National University of Physical Education and Sports Bucharest was a first step, followed by numerous training courses both in Romania and abroad. Among them Alexandra counts certifications form BASI Pilates and MOVE ON Pilates Academy. You can train with her during group fitness classes or on the Pilates machines in one on one trainings.

She teaches: Pilates. You also can train with Alexandra in the Pilates Studio, in one on one sessions.

Cezar Ciutacu

Cezar entered the sports world practicing football and Karate Shotokan junior level. Then, he got a kinetotherapist diploma following the classes of the National University of Physical Education and Sports, followed by a master degree. The course he attended at Move On Fitness Fitness School helped him perfect his knowledge, obtaining the certification as a personal trainer. An energetic, optimistic and ambitious person, he always puts health first when it comes to developing a personalized training program.


Evelina Rustem

Evelina has always been a sports passionate, both indoors and outdoors. She became a Yoga & Pilates trainer, getting her certificate at the Pilates Move On Academy and Rishikul Yogshala în Rishikesh, India 200 YTTC Yoga Alliance. She feels that the correct mindset will do wonders for your workout, so she tries to transmit positive thoughts and good vibes during classes.

She teaches: Vinyasa Yoga, Pilates

Our Pilates Studio is the ultimate high level Pilates experience. Go one on one or work in groups with our international certified trainers in our dedicated studio, where you will enter in a totally new body and mind dimension. All our equipment is furnished by Balanced Body, leader in the Pilates equipment sector.

Pilates is for everyone and sets your body up for success in whatever it does. Whether you're training, toning, or recovering, you'll do it better stronger and more efficiently.

Setting a new benchmark for Yoga in Bucharest. Enhance your practice and discover endless possibilities with programs such as Daanasana Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga and PortDeBras at W Charles de Gaulle.

Weather you are new to Yoga or an experienced practitioner, our renowned Yoga teachers will ensure that you will transform your physical, mental and emotional well-being to a level you never thought was possible.

Individual Fitness

Whether you want to train by yourself or with one of our handpicked professional Personal Trainers we ensure you a personalized experience in an inspirational setting.

Latest equipment from Life Fitness meets the most cutting edge functional training accessories where personalized service will ensure that you will reach your desired result, whether it is to re-energize your mind, achieve a personal goal or to improve your shape.


Group Fitness

Latest group fitness classes thought by hand-picked instructors from World Class creates the ultimate group fitness experience. With classes such as Body Pump, Metabolic Body Workout, Interval, Bosu, Dance and C-Core there is a class for everyone and for every need.


Take a dip at your leisure. Whether you are recovering after a gym workout or a yoga class, training for a triathlon, or simply relaxing after a hard day, the pool and relaxation area at W Charles De Gaulle offers the rejuvenation you need after your exercise.*

The Juice Bar

Refresh and hydrate
at our Juice Bar
before or after your workout.
The Juice Bar
offers a variety
of healthy and nutritious
smoothies and shakes
to bring
outstanding benefits
to your training regime.

Club Manager: Roberta Grigoras

+40 753 021 447


Reception W Charles de Gaulle

+40 311 000 526


Club Membership:

Full access to the club - Towel Service - Access to parking - Access to all World Class Clubs

Full Time (M-F 06:30-22:00; S-S 08:00-20:00) 1,250 euro/year

Day Time (06:30-16:00) 938 euro/year

Number of memberships to W Charles de Gaulle is limited to 600 and thereafter a waiting list will be applied.

* In W Charles de Gaulle kids are not allowed at the pool.