About Champneys Springs
Surrounded by seven acres of vast, open parkland, dotted with serene lakes and a stunning water walkway, Champneys Springs is a destination spa resort in the rural Leicestershire countryside, just a few hours from London. Champneys Springs, the U.K.'s first purpose-built health farm, offers a spacious spa with 55 treatment rooms, a thalassotherapy pool, and sauna and steam areas; a full-service fitness center; and nutritious gourmet cuisine.
Guests enjoy activities such as tennis, badminton, leisure walks or bike rides at the resort; golf and horseback riding are available nearby. Additional features include a full-size football pitch, which has hosted many training sessions for premier football teams. There are 89 guest rooms with contemporary interiors and meeting and event space that can accommodate up to 65 guests.
The surrounding cities of Birmingham, Leicester, and Nottingham are in close proximity to the resort, and London is a few hours away.
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The 1,000-square-meter spa features 55 treatment rooms, and additional spa facilities include a salon, mani/pedi stations, waiting lounges, sauna, and steam room, a 25-meter indoor swimming pool, and separate men's and women's locker areas.
The spa's signature offering is its thalassotherapy saltwater pool with hydrotherapy jets, which provides a communal environment for rejuvenation. Spa services are based on principles of Ayurveda, including Shiro Dhara, Shiroabhyangam, and Abhyangam. Dimmer-controlled lighting, soft music, and soothing water fixtures set a mood of relaxation and serenity.
The spa offers facials, massage, and body treatments, along with energy work such as reiki and reflexology. Treatments utilize Champneys, Babor, Elemis, and Bare Escentuals products.
In addition to its spa services, Champneys Springs offers several packages tailored toward weight loss, stress management, and total wellbeing. Physiotherapy appointments can also be scheduled.
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Location & Hours
Champneys SpringsAshby de la Zouche
Packington, LE65 1TG
Phone: +44 (0) 843 316 2222
Facilities & Amenities
Activities at Champneys Springs are designed to help guests unwind and invigorate. The resort boasts a full-size football pitch, as well as access to tennis, hiking, cycling, badminton, and croquet, and an on-site fitness center features Cybex cardiovascular and resistance machines, free weights, and Vibrogym equipment. Fitness classes include water aerobics, Fitball classes, body sculpting, yoga, tai chi, and meditation; personal training is also available. There are two par-three golf holes, and the Willesley Golf Club is two miles away. Guests can complement an active day outdoors with a swim in the 25-meter pool or dip in the whirlpool.
Nearby, Leicestershire features historic sites, market towns, and pretty countryside. Popular attractions include the National Space Centre, Belvoir Castle, and the historic Bosworth Battlefield; sites such as the Twinlakes Park, Snibston Discovery Park, Twycross Zoo, and Wistow Maze make for great family outings.
Rooms & Dining
On offer are 89 guest accommodations, ranging from economy rooms to roomy suites. Neutral hues and high-tech touches like flat-screen TVs and DVD players provide the rooms' contemporary tone, and predominantly white bathroom interiors stylishly highlight vibrant bronze, gold, and brown mosaic tiles. Each room is en-suite and comes with refreshment trays and Champneys products. Suites are distinctive in decor and furnishing, and many of the rooms on the ground or first floors provide a patio or balcony.
Healthy and balanced meals are on the menu at the resort's two restaurants. Portion-controlled dishes are prepared with fresh ingredients and are high in fiber, yet low in saturated fats, sugars, and salt. Guests are invited to wear their bathrobes to breakfast and lunch, served buffet-style, however, appropriate dress is required during the three-course dinners. Light fare is available, as are vegan and vegetarian options; those with kosher diets can be catered to for a £50 daily fee (a 21-day notice is required).