Hotel pools and spas will be able to resume operations very soon. From March 15, facilities located in the orange zone will be able to reopen.
In the red zone, it is from March 26 that hotel spas and swimming pools will be able to resume service, announces the Minister of Tourism, Caroline Proulx.
“The indoor and outdoor facilities of spa establishments will be accessible to customers. Personal and aesthetic care will continue to be permitted. As much for the spas as for the swimming pools of the hotel establishments, strict sanitary instructions will have to be respected, in addition to the sanitary measures in force according to the levels of alert of the regions ”, indicates the government press release.
However, companies will have to comply with the health guidelines for their sector and adapt them to the environment.
“The number of people present is determined by the site managers according to the capacity of the infrastructure and must allow the strict application of distancing measures and the absence of contact between people who do not belong to the same family bubble, ”said the press release.
This announcement comes after the hoteliers could not open their swimming pool during the spring break, arousing a strong anger among several in-between.