A popular hotel in Cheshire has undergone a £2 million makeover to upgrade its spa and wellness facilities. The Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa in Chester, which originated as a 1930s manor house, has been transformed into a luxury spa destination. The new Vital Health & Wellbeing Club includes a selection of therapeutic thermal […]
While wellness is the smallest of the three main pool, spa and wellness sectors, the industry agrees; it is increasing at by far the fastest rate. Led by luxury-end property developers and households, the wide range of wellness possibilities, from sauna and steam to experience showers, means that where the top end lead; the main […]
A bit like the original Ford motor cars that were only available in black, swimming pool customers used to be able to choose any colour of pool finish they liked – as long as it was blue. Fast forward to today’s technicolour dreamcoat era and we have a customer that is truly spoilt for choice. A rainbow of colour options, materials, textures, patterns and images.
Just when all wellness facilities were beginning to look the same, a revolutionary range of patented materials from Carmenta is breathing fresh life into the wellness industry.
FloatingLounge is a brand new concept combining sport, healthcare and relaxation in a single apparatus. With its jets and design, Floating Lounge offers a wide range of activities: gym exercises, massages, swimming, stretching and relaxing floating. Ideal for hotel-spas, physiotherapists, fitness and rehabilitation centres, thermal resorts and spas and public or private swimming pools, the […]
Anapos, the new name for Steamworks, designs, builds, installs and maintains the highest quality sauna and steam rooms, and other thermal experiences including rasul, mud,ice cabins, laconium salt rooms as well as other specialist experiences for leisure clubs, day spas, hotels and luxury private residences. The Anapos team have unrivaled experience in designing cutting edge […]
Global water and wellness giants, Fluidra, custom-designed the new integral wellness centre attached to the Caldea spa complex in Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra.
It has been ten years since The Spa at Celtic Haven in Tenby, Pembrokeshire, first opened. The Spa at Celtic Haven forms part of a charming, cliff-top cottage resort on the outskirts of Tenby. Celtic Haven’s collection of 12th Century Cottages along with The Spa, Waves cliff-top bar and restaurant and their Golf & Leisure Club make it an ideal destination for spa breaks in Wales.
The foundation for our later life is laid during childhood – and that also applies to our health. The earlier children are led to a healthy lifestyle, the higher the likelihood that they will maintain this lifestyle their whole life long. For this reason, children in Finland are taken into the sauna for the first time as early as in their first year.
The Vale Resort in Hensol, south Wales, has scooped a top industry award for its leisure division at the annual 59 Club Service Excellence Awards. The Vale’s leisure offering includes a full range of gym facilities, squash and tennis courts, a 20m swimming pool as well as more than 50 led fitness classes per week