Spartan

127 George Road, Erdington, United Kingdom, B23 7SH

Spartan
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Spartan
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Spartan
audience rating: Spartan, 3.1 out of 5 based on 82 ratings click to vote:
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Gay sauna in Erdington – about 15 minutes’ drive from Birmingham. Facilities at Spartan ‘Male Health Club’ include a sauna, small gym, two TV lounges, café, sun bed, private cabins, free WiFi.

Gets busy from noon to around 6pm to 7pm. Flexible business hours (depending on the number of customers), but usually open until 8pm or 9pm.

weekday: 11:00 - 22:00

weekend: Sat 11:00 - 18:30; Sun 12:00 - 20:30

venue: Sauna (桑拿) | features: sauna, cafe, gym, relaxing cabins, free wifi (咖啡馆, 桑拿, 放松舱, 健身房) | customers: gay | attracts: All types

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last updated: 09-May-2019

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Value

4.6

Facilities

3.5

Service

4.5

Cleanliness

2.9
based on 8 reviews
  1. spartan

    “Should get an award for dirtiest most unhygienic sauna in Europe.“

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     on 12-Apr-2019 | Reply Problem with this review?

    • Brian - should have gone to Specsavers!

      “Your review is RUBBISH. I frequently go to Spartan and have done since it opened in 1982. It's VERY clean, friendly staff and customers. I know many guys who, like me, are regular visitors and will completely disagree with your very sweeping statement. All areas are cleaned frequently throughout the day, replacement clean towels are free (unlike many other gay saunas who charge) and the decor, carpets and fittings are all very clean and in full working order. It's a great place to visit - especially for first-timers who might feel a little unsure about what a gay sauna/health club is like. Try it - like I did and you won't be disappointed. Birminghams first and friendliest gay sauna that's less than 5 minutes from Spaghetti Junction.“

       on 11-Jun-2019 | Reply Problem with this review?

    • Well worth a visit. Birmingham's first and friendliest.

      “Less than 5 minutes from Spaghetti Junction (A38M). Busiest between 12:00-18:00 but generally stays open until around 19:30-20:00 depending on visitors. Vince is the Manager - a nice, friendly guy who runs the place. A great mix of guys frequently visit. No need to take anything with you except a smile and friendly attitude. Clean and very nicely decorated. If it's your first time at a gay/bisexual man's sauna, you couldn't have picked a better place that's very reasonably priced.
      ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️“

       on 11-Jun-2019 | Reply Problem with this review?

  2. Give Spartan a Try

    “A very convenient and easily accessible sauna close to M5 and M6. Handy to central Birmingham. A friendly crowd and staff ensure a warm welcome. Great value and a varied clientele make a visit to Spartan a must. Street parking is readily available an added bonus. Never yet failed to have an entertaining and interesting time. Please give it a try and experience the gay delights of Erdington.“

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     on 06-Mar-2019 | Reply Problem with this review?

  3. Rambo Ken

    “Great place to visit for good fun. Excellent.“

     on 24-Jan-2019 | Reply Problem with this review?

  4. Spartan xx

    “Lovely little sauna. Friendly and fun. Sometimes a bit quiet but at other times plenty of hot action. Just repainted and showers now better. Still a bit rough around the edges but it's part of the charm. Great value.“

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     on 09-Apr-2017 | Reply Problem with this review?

  5. xxxx

    “Recently decorated and very clean.“

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     on 13-Mar-2017 | Reply Problem with this review?

  6. Nice, but needs a good clean

    “Staff are nice. But yes the place needs a good clean. Also wish they had a swing bed.

    Clientele that go are around 35 plus. All the guys I've met there are friendly.
    As I love black guys u do get some that come in pity there's no more shall be there on Sunday 26 Feb 2017 c u then guys mmmmm“

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     on 25-Feb-2017 | Reply Problem with this review?

    • Updated. Refurbished, very clean and nice mix of guys.

      “Guys from 20+ attend. Very popular between 12:00-18:00. Nice little coffee bar that serves snacks and replacement clea,pen, dry towels are free (unlike many other gay saunas who charge!)
      I recommend it - especially if you're a first-timer.“

       on 11-Jun-2019 | Reply Problem with this review?

  7. Nice friendly introduction

    “I plucked up courage and joined the sauna world for the first time. Pleasantly surprised a very positive experience . It went in the early evening /late afternoon and it was not very busy. This suited my needs for a gentle introduction. Enjoyed it so much I have been back twice in as many days. A really good crowd.“

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     on 17-Dec-2016 | Reply Problem with this review?

    • Really useful review

      “This is a real gem, in an unexpected location. Staff and customers really friendly. I have never failed to find action and have always left happy. Prices are reasonable and a four-visit ticket at a reduced price is available. Well worth a try.“

       on 11-Mar-2018 | Reply Problem with this review?

  8. Happy Barry

    “Staff very helpful and welcoming, nothing is to much trouble. Venue has been painted since I last came, nice and bright. Variety of ages so something for all. I had a great time so will be a regular from now on. Thanks spartan “

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     on 21-Sep-2016 | Reply Problem with this review?

  9. Great Staff But Cleanliness A Big Issue!

    “The staff in this sauna are very friendly, welcoming and helpful. I cannot fault the staff but I did have huge problems with the cleanliness of the place. Sorry, but this place was filthy. It needs a thorough clean. The grim is a real no, no for me.
    This place hasn't been cleaned for years. The lockers in particular are very filthy. Luckily I had my anti bacterial wipes with me. The grim on the wipes totallly shocked me! The carpets haven't been shampooed for years. In short this place isn't for you if you like your saunas spotless.
    Come on owners of Spartan, you are really nice people but your 'housekeeping' skills are appalling. Come on hire some professional cleaners and spruce this place up. It's disgusting. I won't be coming back. Clothes went straight in the wash as soon as I got home.“

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     on 22-May-2016 | Reply Problem with this review?

    • This review is cruel and completely untrue.

      “Visit the place and judge for yourself. Recently redecorated ALL facilities are VERY clean and everything works perfectly well. I have been going since 1982 when it opened and would NEVER have said the place was dirty. Never was and never will be. The manager (Vince) does a great job keeping the place clean, tidy and friendly.“

       on 11-Jun-2019 | Reply Problem with this review?

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