AVANT by Altea Active is the newest addition to the upscale fitness and social scene. Located at the prime intersection of Yonge and Bloor, this luxury wellness hub spans a massive 31,000 square feet, bringing a fresh and opulent vibe to the Yorkville district. The facility boasts top-tier studio fitness sessions, cutting-edge strength and cardio equipment, and a range of training options, all complemented by a suite of lavish amenities.
Michael Nolan, Co-Founder and COO of Altea Active, expresses his enthusiasm, “Introducing AVANT to Yorkville is a thrilling venture for us. We aim to redefine the luxury wellness experience, blending top-notch amenities with unparalleled hospitality.”
AVANT reimagines the conventional gym experience, emphasizing hospitality and offering unmatched amenities. The facility’s design, crafted by the renowned Chapi Chapo Design, mirrors the elegance of global five-star hotels and urban retreats. AVANT pledges to offer an all-encompassing luxury experience to its members.
Boris Mathias, Partner & Co-Founder of Chapi Chapo Design, shares, “Our collaboration with AVANT is about merging world-class luxury design with the unique vibe of Yorkville, creating a truly exceptional space.”
David Wu, Co-Founder and President of Altea Active, adds, “With our long-term commitment, we’re eager to serve the Yorkville community for many years ahead.”
Set to open its doors in early 2025, AVANT will be housed at First Capital’s prestigious 1 Bloor St East address in Toronto.
Eric Sherman, Head of National Operations at First Capital REIT, remarks, “Collaborating with Altea Active to introduce this groundbreaking luxury wellness concept is exhilarating. We believe the Bloor-Yorkville community will wholeheartedly embrace it. Our aim is to continually enrich our portfolio with elite brands, and Altea perfectly fits this vision.”
About Altea Active:
Altea Active, conceived by seasoned fitness professionals, is a Canadian brand that pioneers premium wellness facilities, blending fitness, social, and wellness services.
Altea is revolutionizing Canada’s fitness landscape, emphasizing community, family, and holistic well-being.
Their portfolio includes an 80,000-square-foot center in Winnipeg, Manitoba (launched in November 2019), and an expansive 89,000-square-foot club in Toronto’s Liberty Village (inaugurated in March 2022). A 43,000-square-foot venue in Vancouver (425 West 6th Ave) is set to open in November 2023, with its Diamond membership already maxed out. Additionally, a sprawling 130,000-square-foot club is slated to open in Ottawa’s Westboro area in Fall 2024. For more details, visit AlteaActive.com.