Fitness at Platform_Bracknell
If fitness is part of your agenda, then Platform acts as the perfect starting point for the many workout options in Bracknell. Whether you’re after the latest HIIT class, one-on-one sessions a personal trainer, or are looking for yoga classes; there are plenty of options on offer to help you reach peak fitness.
The Gym Bracknell
Head to The Gym and make the most of flexible workout conditions with a 24/7 gym that offers no contracts and more than 50-plus free weekly classes. Burn some calories on the spinning bikes, build muscle with free weights and use more than 170 pieces of state-of-the-art gym equipment.
Bracknell Leisure Centre
Three swimming pools, group fitness studios, a sports hall, outdoor pitch, athletics facilities and spa mean that you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to exercise - and even relaxation - at Bracknell Leisure Centre. There’s a range of classes too, just for good measure.
Enhance your quality of life at gentlystrongyoga and dive into a world of zen. People from all levels are welcome, and there are lots of classes to try, from group to individual sessions that cover pregnancy and beginners courses.
Get your Arnie on and pump some serious iron at Bodyzone, the ultimate fitness experience for those who want to build muscle. If you’re into MMA (mixed martial arts), try the BAT CAVE: a centre of excellence with a focus on providing a motivational, inspirational and supportive training for emerging fighters.
Spaces at Platform_Bracknell
Modern-day renters want more than a home; they desire an all-encompassing experience that incorporates social life and personalised living. Platform taps into this mentality with lifestyle amenities that provide residents with fully immersive interactions.
Enjoy a concierge service so that you get all that you need at Platform. There’s also a management team to make sure everything in your home is running smoothly.
Residents' lounge and terrace
Relax, unwind and get to know your neighbours at the residents’ lounge before wandering around the terrace to take in the local views.
Food and shopping around Platform_Bracknell
A selection of eateries can be found in Bracknell, from top-notch pubs to restaurants that are popular with residents and visitors. There are also local shopping amenities, which means you don't need to worry about venturing too far for the essentials and more.
Another traditional-style pub in Bracknell, The Cricketers has everything from private dining rooms to the latest sports games. There’s also a large beer garden in the summer, and it’s all located in a cosy 19th-century building.
Get stuck in with some of America’s smokehouse favourites and chow down on southern specials, burgers and just about any BBQ classic you can think of. All of Blue’s Smokehouse food is smoked in-house, giving it an authentic and mouthwatering taste.
Combine shopping with restaurants, cafes and a multi-complex cinema at The Lexicon, Bracknell’s most popular shopping centre. Shops include fragrance and designer clothing stores, while the cinema means you can catch all the latest flicks.
Get Social at Platform_Bracknell
There’s plenty to do and see in Bracknell! Get your culture on at a local art class or dabble in a spot of polo, enjoy bars and embrace yearly events in the form of The Reading Festival and Royal Ascot, all of which are just moments from Platform.
South Hill Park Arts Centre
Choose from over 250 workshops and courses at the South Hill Park Arts Centre and find your inner creative - whether you’re learning to sing or make quilts. Or sit back and enjoy one of the 300 shows, films and events that take place each year at Bracknell’s creative heart.
Covering over 2,600 acres of gentle hills from Bracknell to Crowthorne, Swinley Forest is a place to go for a stroll and enjoy some relaxation while you bask in local nature. Head to the Lookout Base, Go Ape at the adventure park and cycle through the forest.
Find your most extravagant hat and attend Royal Ascot, one of the UK’s most coveted traditions. Even if you don’t make it to the event, Platform’s proximity to Ascot Racecourse means you can watch a spot of horse racing or just iconic venue for a few Instagram snaps.
The Reading Festival is one of the UK’s premier music events and takes place every August. Past performers include Radiohead, Foo Fighters, Stone Roses, Metallica and more, and the festival has been going since the 1960s.
Areas around Platform_Bracknell
Bracknell is full of local shops, restaurants and cafes to enjoy, while the bright lights of London are 50 minutes away by train. Country lovers will delight in the many green spaces in the county of Berkshire. It goes to show that Platform’s location really does give you a little bit of everything.
Bracknell provides a strong sense of community and has excellent transport links with direct trains to London and Reading. Browse the shops, stop by your local pub, relax at a cafe or sample one of the many eclectic restaurants on offer.
England’s capital is just a train ride from Bracknell, with transport arriving at Waterloo station. From here, the city is yours to explore, with famous areas like The West End, Southbank, Chelsea, and Shoreditch all easily accessible.
Reading has plenty of lifestyle amenities in the form of The Oracle, a large indoor shopping centre with retail stores and restaurants. There’s also attractions like the Reading Abbey and the Reading Museum, as well as a selection of bars and nightclubs to discover.
Welcome to Platform_Bracknell
Platform_ is a co-living community in the heart of Bracknell with design, technology and lifestyle all at the forefront. Enjoy easy access to the hustle and bustle of central London, live within minutes of the Reading Festival and benefit from being a stone’s throw away from the legendary Ascot racecourse.
Embrace the community at Platform with cutting-edge co-living spaces. From a residents' lounge and terrace to a concierge and fully managed homes, everything is designed with the needs of today’s renters in mind.
Choose from studio, one and two-bedroom options at Platform and live in modern apartments that adopt technologies such as keyless entry, underfloor heating, lighting control, smart meters and much more. Enjoy flexibility, too, with leases of up to three years.