|Cary Collier, principal & co-founder
|Doug Chambers, principal & co-founder
Since the 1998 launch of
spa and wellness design and
planning company Blu Spas, Cary
Collier, Doug Chambers and their
international team have provided
solutions for a wide variety of
projects, including hotels, resorts,
clubs, mixed-use and residential
Main products and services
Blu is a full-service firm offering
consulting, advisory and operating
solutions. Blu has extensive experience
in the wellness, spa, salon
and fitness industries, masterplanning and
concept development, business analysis and
modelling, design and project planning, FF&E
and product designation, pre/post-opening
support and creation of experiences, branding
and wellness partnering.
Blu Spas’ long-standing commitment is
to create extraordinary experiences and
adventures for people of all ages. How ‘living
well’ is created and delivered is at the core
of what Blu does. Blu has been recognised
for its innovative concepts; for capturing
authentic and marketable qualities from local cultures; for delivering memorable facilities
and guest experiences; for its market-based
approach to planning; for its detailed technical
services and for its pre-and post-opening
business advisory services.
Features that today’s spa-goers consider
de riguer – spa suites with private pools,
baths and/or showers; orchestrated indoor
and outdoor spa experiences; and incorporating
indigenous healing traditions and local
culture – were all pioneered by Blu Spas’
visionary, creative team. Their mantra: create
“sensory sanctuaries” that honour and
celebrate a sense of place, culture, heritage
and sustainable practices.
Marriott | Ritz-Carlton, Luxury
and Autograph Collection, St.
Regis, W Hotels, Bulgari, Le
Meridien, Tribute Portfolio;
Hilton | Waldorf-Astoria; Two
Roads Hospitality; Kimpton;
Nobu; Hard Rock; Howard
Hughes and Blackstone.
Where in the world?
Blu Spas is an international
firm and has worked on over
400 projects, including hotels,
resorts, clubs and residential
properties, in more than 39 countries.
New thinking and partnering for wellness
development, proprietary concepts, and
Cary Collier & Doug Chambers, principals
and co-founders; Brian Lombardi, design
and technical services; Kim Collier,
educator and experience planner.
Blu Spas collaborates with extraordinary
talent around the world.