a budget of 3 million euros to renovate and embellish it

The Joa casino in Luxeuil-les-Bainsin the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region of France, is about to be renovated. A vast extension and embellishment project has just begun, which will enable visitors and customers to enjoy more spacious and comfortable spaces, as well as bowling in a hall directly attached to the casino!

Joa casino in Luxeuil-les-Bains undergoes major transformation

The Luxeuil-les-Bains casino, a facility managed and operated by the Groupe Joais undergoing a metamorphosis. Since last February, work has been underway to enlarge the casino’s operating space (the increase in surface area is expected to be 650 m²) and to renovate all its walls and equipment.

The budget for the transformation of the Luxeuil-les-Bains casino has been set at 3 million euroswas announced on Thursday June 1 at a symbolic “laying of the foundation stone” ceremony.

However, the new site is not yet ready to see the light of day, as construction is due to be completed in March 2024. You’ll have to be patient before you can set foot in the new building and bowl (6 lanes will be installed next to the current casino).

Thanks to the new facilities, Luxeuil-les-Bains casino manager Philippe Costa is aiming to increase visitor numbers by around 20%. ” The bowling alley should help us achieve this goal. The other key factor will be the renovation of Clos Rebillotte, the casino’s three-star hotel, which will be launched in spring 2024. The hotel will then come under the Hôtel by Joa banner. “explains Philippe Costa.

New spaces with a focus on comfort

In addition to the bowling alley, a new bar will be built as the nerve center of the new Luxeuil-les-Bains casino. Accessible to all, it will take the form of a “sports bar”: giant screens will be placed on the walls to enable visitors to follow major sporting events. The bar will also feature an online sports betting service.

As for the current bar, it is destined to disappear, explains the casino manager: ” The aim is to remove the bar to free up as much space as possible. We’re also going to remove some of the slot machines to make them more comfortable for players. In response to strong customer demand, we plan to install a smoking patio. Renovation of the casino should be completed by the end of June. “.

Finally, the casino’s restaurant, Le Comptoir, as well as its terrace, will also be given a facelift, so that customers at the Joa casino in Luxeuil-les-Bains can look forward to completely refurbished spaces.

Kayleigh Williams