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4.3

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Champneys Forest Mere
Champneys Forest Mere
Forest Mere,
Liphook, Winchester, GU30 7JQ
United Kingdom

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Champneys Forest Mere
Forest Mere,
Liphook, Winchester, GU30 7JQ
United Kingdom

Opening hours

Mon - Sun 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Accepts online bookings

    Online bookings let you pick date/time for your visit.

  • Accepts eVouchers

    If you purchase an eVoucher you will need to book with the venue directly.

  • Accepts Wahanda gift vouchers

    Our old Wahanda Gift Vouchers can still be redeemed at over 3,000 locations. Use them to pay as you would with cash. Please note, the Wahanda Gift Voucher's successor – the Wahanda Gift Card – can only be used for online purchases.

Champneys Forest Mere part of Champneys

The Forest Mere experience is unlike any other and we believe it will leave you feeling peaceful and energised. Seeing Forest Mere for the first time is a breathtaking experience. Beautiful, mysterious woodland leads you to a clearing where the magnificent lake frames the Mansion House. Forest Mere blends enchanting grounds with the latest spa and beauty facilities.

Bathe in the UK’s first thalassotherapy pool, take a swim in the 25-metre pool or rejuvenate with mud treatments in the twilight Rasul Chamber. Forest Mere also holds an Alternative Health Clinic where guests can experience a healing circle, and therapies from Reiki to Graphology.

Summertime unveils a new dimension to Forest Mere with its outdoor heated pool and tennis court. Take in the breathtaking scenery with guided walks and rambles. Or take in the beautiful views from the Terrace Café overlooking the lake.

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4.3

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Based on 44 reviews

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  • Body Wraps (2)
  • Steam and Sauna Therapy (18)
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  • Facials (7)
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  • Swimming (22)
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  • Lymphatic Drainage Massage (1)
  • Therapeutic Massage (6)
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Verified review Visited February 2015
Posted 1 week ago
Nice day but spa is a bit tired. Also very few places to sit and relax, especially by the pool

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Verified review Visited February 2015
Posted 2 weeks ago
good value for money. Treatments were lovely and relaxing. lunch was very nice, with lots of choice form the buffet.

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Verified review Visited December 2014
Posted 2 months ago
If you want to totally relax with comfy chairs and log fires this is the place for you. The buffet lunch is really good and the thalassotherapy has to be experienced more than once. The only bit of the whole experience that let it down for me was the steam room in the ladies changing room which was just a bit basic. An amazing place to go and relax or if you prefer to be active more than enough to keep you happy for your stay.

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Verified review Visited November 2014
Posted 3 months ago
Staff very friendly. Thalassotherapy pool was tired, rusty spots and ceiling needed decorating. Tiles in changing areas/showers tired and black mould in grouting. Very disappointing lunch, salad not very fresh. Wraps with Chinese filling but with Mexican dressings. Hair on the brocolli. Afternoon tea was lovely but confusion as to wether it was included in the luxury spa day. I had to show the staff the confirmation e-mail to prove it was. Robes a bit tired. Massage ok but not the best I've had, therapist talked too much, lovely lady but not very relaxing. Wouldn't go back in a hurry for the price I paid. Daughter's birthday so disappointed.

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Verified review Visited November 2014
Posted 3 months ago
Unfortunately we did not find Champneys to be well-organised. When we arrived there was no record of our booking and it took well over 30 mins for staff to sort out the matter. Although we were offered a complimentary drink while we waited for the mix-up to be resolved it didn't really make up for the 45 minutes that we wasted sitting around. The robes only seemed to come in extra large and they had run out of flip flops - good job we brought our own. This is the only Spa that we have been to where we were not asked anything about our medical history - which we found rather remiss. As Champneys is a health farm the food was strictly low fat, low sugar, low salt - so if you are looking for a tasty lunch I suggest you head for a hotel spa rather than this. There are too few beds around the pool to relax on and as we went as a couple we were disappointed not to be able to share the steam room. On the good side - the pool is fantastic and the Thalassotherapy is not to be missed.

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Verified review Visited November 2014
Posted 3 months ago
Arriving in the beautiful surroundings is a treat in itself. Helpful friendly staff greet you and you are shown all around. The Thalassotherapy experience is not to be missed. Lunch was very enjoyable with good choices and quality food available. A whole host of different exercise classes are on offer throughout the day, every day. Our Spa Day came to an end and we reluctantly drove away but know we will be back in the very near future.

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Verified review Visited October 2014
Posted 4 months ago
I went for a UK Spa Fortnight Exclusive 2 for 1 Spa Day and have awarded it 3 stars.

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Verified review Visited September 2014
Posted 4 months ago
I went for a UK Spa Fortnight Exclusive 2 for 1 Spa Day and have awarded it 5 stars.

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Verified review Visited September 2014
Posted 5 months ago
My friend and I had a lovely day at Champneys and were very impressed with the facilities. It is slightly confusing when you first visit and we got confused over the changing rooms and later discovered a bigger and more luxurious changing room. Our treatments were great and 5 days later I can still feel a difference.

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Verified review Visited September 2014
Posted 5 months ago
Friendly professional staff. Fantastic food. Spa and pool facilities could do with a lick of paint, also some tiles could do with a good clean/repair. But overall a lovely treat for my husband's birthday.

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Verified review Visited September 2014
Posted 5 months ago
I went for a UK Spa Fortnight Exclusive 2 for 1 Spa Day and have awarded it 5 stars.

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Verified review Visited September 2014
Posted 5 months ago
Good day. Staff very helpful. Steam room wasn't very steamy, but swimming pool good. Would have liked more luxury in the showers.

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 5 months ago
I went for a UK Spa Fortnight Exclusive 2 for 1 Spa Day and have awarded it 5 stars.

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 5 months ago
Good short break for my daughter and myself. Even though I had made a mistake in my booking- and they were busy -the staff were so helpful and accommodated us after a short wait( probably in an upgrade but nothing was made of this).
I've been to Forest Mere previously and recognise some changes. The food remains great

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 5 months ago
I went for a Summer Spa Escapes 2 for 1 Spa Day Incl. Thalassotherapy Session and Lunch and have awarded it 3 stars.

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 6 months ago
Although it was an excellent experience it was not quite on a par with the Nirvana Spa near Reading, but very close

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 6 months ago
I went for a Summer Spa Escapes 2 for 1 Spa Day Incl. Thalassotherapy Session and Lunch and have awarded it 4 stars.

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 6 months ago
I went for a UK Spa Fortnight Exclusive 2 for 1 Spa Day and have awarded it 4 stars.

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 6 months ago
My sister and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Champneys. The facilities were fantastic and the lunch was delicious. An extremely relaxing experience in a superb setting. This was our second visit to Forest Mere and we are looking forward to many more.

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Verified review Visited August 2014
Posted 6 months ago
I went for a UK Spa Fortnight Exclusive 2 for 1 Spa Day and have awarded it 5 stars.

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