The Relais of Haute Sambre is an 4 ha site with a hotel, a restaurant, a riding arena, stables, boxes, a riding school, hangars, a pond and some green spaces.
Ideally situated, in a tourist area, the relais is managed by a sheltered workshop. this one gives work to persons with disabilities. The defining feature of the study is the development of tourism industry and the execution of recreational infrastructure projects . Hotel capacity will be increased with outdoor accomodation, restaurant will be equipped with meeting rooms. This study entailed the completion of : a complete diagnosis, the creation of a development porgramme, concept and masterplan, the cost calculation and the timing for their achievement.
Location : towns of Lobbes and Thuin (Belgium)
The project owner : Centre d’Ingénierie Touristique de Wallonie (CITW) et intercommunale IGRETEC
In collaboration with Christian Knubben, hotel and catering industry consultant