That process has now been made significantly easier with the launch of www.bootcampdeals.co.uk which allows quick and easy comparison of the many and very varied offerings in one place.
For those low on time and budget, the back-to-basics bunk bed and military fitness weekend bootcamps are very popular.
Got the adventuring spirit? Surfing, costeering and mountain biking are just part of an exciting bootcamp running weekly with the breathtakingly beautiful backdrop of the Northumberland coastline.
Prefer science over sweat? How about a high tech multisport fitness bootcamp in Bulgaria offering Hypoxi fat targeting treatments alongside archery, kayaking, golf and sea swimming?
If a five star tropical holiday is more your thing then the 10 day weight loss bootcamp on a stunning island in Thailand might be just the ticket.
For a more cerebral and holistic approach to permanent weight loss, there's a week in a stunning Chateau in France, complete with massage, NLP counselling, nutrition talks, gentle fitness sessions and yoga.
There really is something for everyone and bootcampdeals.co.uk just made finding the perfect bootcamp so much easier.
Their experts are available on the end of a phone or email for those that want personal recommendations for their goals.
There's also a nutrition and recipe blog written by renowned bootcamp chef Skinnylicious Kitchen, last minute deals, news, videos, training tips and much more.