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Beacon Health & Fitness FAQs

About which location do you have a question?

General Membership Questions

What is included in my membership?

  • Three locations: Elkhart, Granger and South Bend
  • Elkhart’s larger than Olympic-size pool
  • Personalized fitness assessment/equipment orientation
  • Cardiovascular equipment
  • Strength equipment and free weights
  • Group fitness/aquatic fitness classes
  • Lap pool, warm-water therapy pool and whirlpool
  • Indoor track
  • Athletic courts – basketball, volleyball, pickle ball, racquetball, etc.
  • Locker rooms with full amenities for day-use
  • Welcoming lobby with complimentary coffee bar
  • 24 hour access to Elkhart and Granger fitness floors and MORE!
  • View our full member benefits chart

How can I schedule a tour?

You can schedule a tour by calling our Granger Membership Office at 574.647.2597, our South Bend Membership Office at 574.647.2653, our Elkhart Membership Office at 574.389.5580 or feel free to just stop by!

At what age can children become members?

Children can begin using the fitness facilities at 13-years-of-age, but children 14 and under are allowed youth memberships to the pool in Elkhart.

Do you have a military discount?

Yes! We offer all active duty service members $100 off the enrollment fee. Proper military identification is required.

Do you offer temporary memberships?

2 weeks-$40
1 month-$80
3 months-$210
Day Pass-$15
Class Pass-$60 (6 Classes)

How much does a Guest Pass cost?

Guest passes are $15 and allow guests to access the entire club Monday-Friday 5am-9pm and Saturday-Sunday 7am-5pm. Group exercise, pool access, and fitness floor access are all included. Guest passes do not include Elkhart or Granger’s 24 hour access.

What is the Beacon Best Medicine program?

Beacon Best Medicine is clinical programming for individuals with specific medical conditions or injuries. Participants complete 6-week sessions of specially designed exercise classes and meet with our Fitness staff to track physical improvement. Physician referrals are required to participate in Beacon Best Medicine. Members who come to Beacon Health & Fitness with a physician’s referral for our Beacon Best Medicine programs, receive $100 off their enrollment fee. To view a list of all Beacon Best Medicine programs Click Here! (link to Best Medicine page on BHF)

What are the open times of the lap pool?

Our lap pool is available Monday-Friday 5am-9pm; Saturday and Sunday 7am-5pm. Group Fitness classes or pre-scheduled events for Elkhart will limit the availability occasionally.

What are the open times of the therapy pool?

Our therapy pool is available Monday-Friday 5am-9pm; Saturday and Sunday 7am-5pm. Beacon Best Medicine classes will limit the availability at certain times during the week. Call the Information Desk for more exact availability. Granger: 574-647-8460, South Bend: 574.647.2650, Elkhart: 574.389.5580.

What is the temperature of the pool?

Our pools are generally kept around:
Lap pool/82 degrees
Therapy pool/92 degrees
Spa/102 degrees
These may very slightly from time-to-time.

Do you offer Silver Sneakers?

Beacon Health & Fitness facilities do not accept Silver Sneakers. For those interested in finding a local facility that does accept Silver Sneakers, explore an up-to-date list by visiting

Are there reduced fees for low-income families?

Membership rates are the same for all three locations. The Elkhart facility does offer a community commons space and class programming open to the public as well as open swim times.

How do I apply for a job at this facility?

Visit to see and apply for positions as they become available.

What is the fee for becoming a member of Beacon Health & Fitness?

  • Individual – $49/month, enrollment $129
  • Couple – $79/month, enrollment $169
  • Family – $99/month, enrollment $189


What are the facility hours?

The facility hours are:
Monday-Friday 5am-9pm
Weekends 7am-5pm
The fitness floor is open 24 hours.

What are the membership office hours?

The Granger Membership Office is open:
Monday-Thursday 8am-7pm
Friday 8am-4pm
Saturday 8am-12pm.

How can I schedule a massage/fitness orientation/personal training?

You may schedule any appointment by calling the Granger Information Desk at 574-647-8460.

What is the Beacon Rehabilitation & Outpatient Therapy phone number?


What are the Beacon Rehabilitation & Outpatient Therapy hours?

Physical therapy is open:
Monday-Thursday 7am-6pm
Friday 7am-4pm


How much is parking?

Parking in the Leighton Healthplex parking garage is complimentary to the community for the first two (2) hours of your visit downtown. After two hours, a fee applies.

Can I receive a monthly member parking card for the South Bend parking garage?

Yes! DTSB (Downtown South Bend) requires a $10 cash/check deposit for a parking card. With this card you receive up to 4 hours of parking. Their office is located in the Main and Colfax Parking Garage, across the street from Fiddler’s Hearth.

What are the facility hours?

The facility hours are:
Monday-Friday 5am-9pm
Weekends 7am-5pm.

What are the membership office hours?

The South Bend Membership office is open:
Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm
Friday 9am-4pm.

How can I schedule a massage/fitness orientation/personal training?

Call the South Bend Information Desk at 574-647-2655 to schedule your appointment with us.