Go to the Hot Springs Lodge and Pool, Glenwood Springs, CO, in the fall of 2008, and you’ll find a new 20,000- square-foot spa.
Plans include eight massage treatment rooms and one wet treatment room. It’s designed as a full-service natural spa with a focus on healing.
He said a consultant who has designed spas around the globe outlined the spa’s focus, but some details may be refined once the spa hires a director. There will be eight massage treatment rooms and one specialized hydrotherapy treatment room.
Time to relax Spa facts• A 20,000 square foot spa• Includes eight massage treatment rooms and one specialized hydrotherapy treatment room• Construction begins in October• Spa planned to open before winter 2008• Cost includes a $5.7 million construction contract
“We’re looking to expand a niche for growth potential for the company as well as filling a need for what people are saying they want,” Mitchell said.
The Hot Springs Lodge and Pool has worked toward a business plan to include a spa for more than five years.
The history of the property and the hot springs pool will make an excellent fit with a spa, he added.
“Glenwood Springs is a spa destination” she said.
“Our mission is to make people feel better, and this spa is a perfect compliment to our athletic club and pool facilities,” Mitchell said.