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Gold's Gym Santa Barbara Uptown FAQ


If you’re trying to find a gym near you in Santa Barbara, Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown would be happy to serve you. Whether you’re considering signing up for a membership or have questions about your existing membership, review our answers to frequently asked questions about our Santa Barbara Uptown location.


What are the membership fees, and are there any additional charges? 

At Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown, we’re proud to offer multiple membership plans. Since fees and additional charges will vary by plan, we recommend that you check out our membership options here. If you have any additional questions about fees or charges, please call us at 805-563-8700.


Is there an initiation or enrollment fee?

Enrollment fees vary based on our current offers and membership type. Before you sign up for a membership, we recommend that you review our current promotions to keep your costs as low as possible.


Do you offer any trial memberships or day passes?

When you’d like to give our gym a try before you sign up for a membership, we’re happy to provide you with a free 7-day pass.


What are the gym's hours of operation? 

Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown’s hours of operation can be found below:

  • Monday: 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Thursday: 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Friday: 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Saturday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sunday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm


Can I work out at other gyms outside of the SoCal franchise?

As a member of the Santa Barbara and Goleta region, you can work out at locations in Downtown Santa Barbara and Goleta. You can also use a Travel Pass, which allows you to train in any Gold’s Gym for up to 14 days within one calendar year with no added fee.


What types of classes are offered, and are they included in the membership fee?

Fitness classes are included in your Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown membership, but you may need to pay an additional fee for some small group training classes. Some of our most popular fitness classes include Bikram Hot Yoga, Strength Building, Reformer Pilates, Zumba, and Indoor Cycling. You can also view our class schedule to see our full selection of fitness and small group classes.


Do I need to bring my own towel and lock for the lockers?

Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown offers towel service and lockers you can rent. While you don’t need to bring a towel, you should bring a lock if you plan to rent a locker.


What types of machines and equipment are available?

You can find fitness machines and equipment designed for almost every type of workout at Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown. Below is an overview of the main types of equipment and machines we offer:

  • Free Weights
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Cable Fitness Equipment
  • Circuit Training

Alongside our pristine exercise equipment, we offer several other amenities to ensure you have a great fitness experience at our gym.


Do you have personal trainers? What are their rates?

Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown has a team of certified personal trainers who are available for one-on-one or small-group training sessions. Rates vary by the personal training package you select, so you’ll want to contact us to inquire about rates.


What's the gym's policy on canceling or freezing memberships?

We allow cancellations, but you must submit your cancellation request through email at Cancellation fees may apply, and we require members to cancel 30 days before their billing date. Members who’d like to pause their membership can request a freeze by email as well.


Do you have a sauna, steam room, or swimming pool?

We do not have a steam room, swimming pool, or sauna.


Are there age restrictions for gym membership?

Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown requires members to be 13 years of age or older. Additionally, children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.


What's the policy on guests or bringing a friend?

The guest policy at Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown is to allow our members to bring a guest if their membership plan provides guest passes. When a plan doesn’t have guest passes, guests can often take advantage of special promotions or sign up for our free 7-day pass.


Do you offer childcare services or a kids' area?

At this time, we don’t offer a kid’s area or childcare at Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown.


Is parking available? Is it free?

Our parking is conveniently located and free.


Can I transfer my membership to another location or person?

We allow members to transfer their membership to another person or Gold’s Gym location. When you’re interested in transferring your membership, you should talk with a staff member in person, email us at, or call us at 805-563-8700.


Do you accept insurance programs?

Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown accepts multiple insurance programs. The insurance programs we accept include Silver Sneakers, Active and Fit, HUSK, Prime, Silver and Fit, Peerfit, Tivity, and ClassPass.


Have more questions about Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown? Contact us today!

If you’re already a member or looking for a gym near you in Santa Barbara, CA, our team at Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown is ready to provide any additional information you might need. You can call us at 805-563-8700 or email us at, and one of our knowledgeable team members will assist you. You can also learn more about our Gold’s Gym Santa Barbara Uptown location here.




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