Hilton Karaka - Commercial Installation

In July 2018, New Zealand Bloodstock announced they would be collaborating with DoubleTree by Hilton to open a world-class property on the stunning site at the Karaka Sales Centre. 

“Our international clients, globe-trotting tourists, and local travelers alike will be able to take full advantage of this first-rate hotel brand and outstanding service’’ - Marketing Manager, Hilton.


The hotel features 120 guest rooms including four spacious suites, a restaurant and bar, a fully equipped gym, a pool, and two meeting rooms. Along with full access to the Karaka Pavilion which encompasses four meeting and event spaces that can accommodate events from 12 to 600 people.

When it comes to Fitness equipment, Blue Fitness has been the premium supplier and exclusive distributor of over 20 of the world’s best fitness brands since 2002. We were proud to win a competitive selected quoting process against Life Fitness and Technogym in order to complete the installation of this beautifully equipped gym.

As the supplier of Precor in New Zealand, Blue Fitness presented Precor along with a variety of other superior brands to complete this fitness space. Chosen by the Hilton, this state-of-the-art 24-hour Fitness centre has been primarily equipped with Precor cardio line featuring Treadmills, Cross trainer, and their FTS Glide.

Precor has been a driving force of innovation in the fitness industry. Their game-changing product developments include the first ergonomic rowing machine in 1980, the first cushioned treadmill in 1990, the world’s first Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer™ in 1995, and the revolutionary Adaptive Motion Trainer™ in 2007.

Their human-centric design approach enables them to develop products that adapt to the exerciser and offer enhanced workout variety and effectiveness making this the perfect option for the clients of the Hilton.

Complimented with ROCKIT free weights, an Assault fitness Runner elite, and Torque rack, this assures that all guests are receiving a premium experience when working out at the hotel. The ROCKIT range of Dumbbells, Plates, Barbells, and Accessories are all high-end commercial-grade quality and built to last.

Whereas the Assault Runner Elite is perfect to get experiencing a HIIT workout, designed for strength, durability, and hardcore use, you will find yourself coming back day after day for more burn.

When it comes to core strength, the FTS Glide offers resistance training with the freedom of motion to increase core strength, balance, stability, and coordination. Designed with a compact footprint and low height to fit any fitness facility, the FTS Glide is easy to use for all users.

For fitness equipment that is suitable for all users, this gym has been designed with the Hilton clients in mind. With a variety of both cardio and strength equipment, this provides users with the option of a full-body workout experience each visit.

At Blue Fitness we are incredibly proud of this gym fit-out. Our goal is to deliver commercial-grade equipment ensuring performance. With the equipment invested in by the Hilton, we can reach that goal successfully.