Building our Dreams 🏨

At the helm of the Bliss project is our talented architect Jez Marvin.

Jez is Director for Unwin Jones Partnership, based in Carlisle.

He has been with the company for 27 years and has been involved in a wide range of commercial, hotel, spa, timeshare, and residential projects in the UK and abroad.  He was the project architect for the 300 bed Hyatt Regency Resort in St. Lucia (new Sandals Grand St Lucian) and the ground-breaking Serenity Spa at Seaham Hall, County Durham, so we have high expectations!

He was responsible for the £20m refurbishment of the Grosvenor Hotel, Victoria in London and the award winning £3.2m Brimstone Hotel development at The Langdale Estate in the Lake District. Jez is currently working on a number of large-scale hotel refurbishment projects in central London along with various hotel, leisure, commercial and public sector buildings around the UK.

Other completed projects include the new Stove Restaurant and Brimstone Spa at Langdale which were awarded Best Hotel Architecture in North West England in the UK Property Awards 2017.and a new bedroom, restaurant and spa development at the Lodore Falls Hotel in Borrowdale in the Lake District

Jez is also responsible for the bedroom refurbishment and re-branding of the 1000 bed Cumberland Hotel in London (which will be the first Hard Rock Hotel in the UK).

With his significant experience of hotel resort master-planning Bliss also have him thinking ahead and he is a major part of the owner’s vision for the site and the town. He has form having worked on the preparing the masterplan for the Palmares Hotel, Golf and Villa Resort and subsequently for a number of hotel groups (e.g. De Vere Hotels / Q Hotels) and a number of private clients. So, watch this space!