• Mackenzie Wheeler Architects - Projects - Hotels and Spas - Champneys Springs
  • Mackenzie Wheeler Architects - Projects - Hotels and Spas - Champneys Springs
  • Mackenzie Wheeler Architects - Projects - Hotels and Spas - Champneys Springs
  • Mackenzie Wheeler Architects - Projects - Hotels and Spas - Champneys Springs

Champneys Springs
Leicestershire

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Client
Champneys Health Resorts

Location
Leicestershire

Date Completed
2001

Contract Period
16 months

Contract Sum
£6m

Services Provided
Architecture and Interior Design

Opened in 1986 as the first purpose built Spa in the UK, the project comprises of refurbishment and significant extension to create a contemporary spa destination, attracting premiere sports personalities, day and residential visitors.

 

A new entry sequence with fountains and boardwalks leads through the existing pool hall (now a lounge area with feature waterfall), culminating in spectacular views over a 25m pool and lakes beyond. Additions include Thalasso and Hydro therapy facilities, gymnasia, studios, treatment, meeting and guestroom accommodation. The programme was carried out in phases during occupation to maintain revenue throughout this Design and Build construction programme.