Innovative spa, fitness and grooming center at One&Only Palmilla
Published On: 2015-05-04
image001 (3)Long known as one of the world’s most exclusive ultra-luxury resorts, the iconic One&Only Palmilla resort reopened on 20 April 2015, introduces the most comprehensive integrated spa, beauty, men’s grooming and fitness centre in the Baja region.
The new centre includes the brand new beauty salon, OBO by Jonathan & George, as well as Barber & Blade, the new men’s grooming and shave studio, plus a completely new state-of-the-art Technogym fitness centre with a range of personal training, fitness and wellness programmes.
One&Only Spa also re-opens with an all-new menu, expanded retail experience and fresh juice bar.
The complete renovation of spaces and additional offerings provide what today’s guests are seeking in an ultra-luxury resort and underscores One&Only’s dedication to wellness which is a key focus of the brand and particularly of One&Only Palmilla.
Stay and Spa at Madinat Jumeirah
Published On: 2015-04-05
JumeirahMadinat Jumeirah, the Arabian Resort of Dubai, has launched a luxurious Stay & Spa experience, inviting guests for the ultimate pampering holiday with privileged access to the resort’s award-winning Talise Spa.
Carefully designed to offer guests a true escape from the hectic pace of daily life, the Stay & Spa experience invites guests to embark on a journey of self-discovery.
Valid across all room categories for a minimum stay of three nights within the three HOTELS of Madinat Jumeirah – Mina A’Salam, Al Qasr and Dar Al Masyaf – guests can choose one 60-minute experience per day from a selection of treatments for optimum relaxation.
Breakfast and airport pick-up in a private chauffeur driven car are also included.
In addition to daily treatments, Stay & Spa guests have all day complimentary access to the award-winning Talise Spa. Set in a tropical landscape along the tranquil waterways of Madinat Jumeirah, Talise Spa is an Arabian-inspired relaxation destination with a choice of 26 treatment rooms and ample outdoor space among the private gardens and balconies.
The soothing and serene ambience is further enhanced by an interior scheme of earthy warm tones and soft cushioning within two separate relaxation areas.
JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa Opens Its Dock To Guests
Published On: 2015-03-26
JW Marriott VeniceJW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, the distinctive sophisticated brand of Marriott International, announces today that its new hotel, JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa has soft opened ahead of its grand opening celebration on 24 June 2015.
The 250-room property was designed in collaboration with award-winning Italian architectural firm Matteo Thun & Partners and combines the very best in contemporary hotel design with the heritage and elegance of its premiere location on its own private island, Isola delle Rose (Rose Island).
JW Marriott VeniceThe hotel buildings have been sensitively refurbished by Matteo Thun & Partners to incorporate sustainable, modern and elegant design, bringing the historic buildings and parklands of Isola delle Rose back to life as a world-class urban resort.
A destination in itself, the hotel will offer an unparalleled resort experience with facilities that include an extensive spa, rooftop infinity pool and four restaurants including the fine dining Italian restaurant, Dop0lavoro Dining Room.
The Spa at Four Seasons Resort Orlando Offers New Anti-Ageing Facial
Published On: 2015-03-04
PAMPERING SPAThe Spa at Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort is a true oasis, offering 18 treatment rooms, an indoor and outdoor relaxation lounge, plus state-of-the-art treatments and therapies.
Led by Spa Director Derek Hofmann, who joined Four Seasons Resort Orlando from The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, The Spa offers the latest cutting-edge treatments in Central Florida.
A new treatment offered by The Spa is the OxyGeneo 3-in-1 Facial, designed to exfoliate, infuse and oxygenate, delivering a profound visible improvement in skin’s texture, tone and appearance. The high-tech facial uses technology that is exclusive to Central Florida and offered only at The Spa at Four Seasons.
“In less than an hour, your skin is visibly smoother and revitalized from the OxyGeneo 3-in-1 Facial,” says Derek. “This facial is ideal for someone who wants immediate, dramatically visible results.”
A pulsating wand uses a Capsugen disc composed of sodium bicarbonate, citric acid and a nutrient rich gel, which effectively cleans and exfoliates the skin.
he disc delivers a thorough and effervescent polishing of the skin that significantly accelerates the absorption of vital nutrients to achieve a smooth, healthy appearance. The body’s response is to send oxygen rich blood to the face, which naturally oxygenates and rejuvenates skin cells, resulting in a fresh glow.
Summer Outdoor Events at Semiahmoo Resort, Golf and Spa
Published On: 2015-03-02
Semiahmoo ResortSemiahmoo Resort, Golf, and Spa, an iconic seaside resort located on the Semiahmoo Spit in Blaine, WA, is offering a variety of exciting outdoor activities throughout the summer of 2015.
“The Friday night barbeques have been a staple at Semiahmoo Resort for many years. We found the community and our guests loved an excuse to gather together and have some nostalgic fun,” said Mark Andrew general manager of Semiahmoo Resort. “We have added some exciting new events to our summer line up and cannot wait to get them underway.”
The summer activities at Semiahmoo Resort will include:
Yappy Hour: The dog-friendly happy hour will be held every Thursday on the deck of Packers Oyster Bar between March 26 and September 24, 2015, from 3 to 5 p.m. On-leash dogs can enjoy homemade gourmet dog treats and fresh water as their human companion sips on one of the $8 dog-themed cocktails including the Salty Dog with vodka, fresh grapefruit juice, and salt or the Colorado Bulldog with vodka, Kahlua, cream, and a dash of Coke.
Smells Like Spring at The Spa & Salon at Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas
Published On: 2015-03-02
cq5dam.web.press.400.keepaspectratioFour Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas defies Mr. Punxsutawney Phil’s decree for six more weeks of winter with two new spring treatments in The Spa and Salon, available from March 1 to May 31, 2015.
The mouth-watering FarmHouse Fresh scents in the new Honey Lavender Scrub and Massage will make one feel as though they are strolling through a gourmet marketplace.
The treatment begins with a raw honey-lavender and rice bran oil, salty scrubdown to exfoliate and remove dry winter skin.
Then, the skin is soothed with a creamy Fluffy Bunny Shea Butter Cream massage fragranced with mint julep and lavender notes.
With the lingering scrumptiousness, patrons will be enveloped in the bloom of spring that lasts all season. Treatment includes a complimentary gift with purchase while supplies last.
Those more interested in a treat for the hands and feet can opt for the Honey-Lavender Manicure and Pedicure that begins with dipping the feet and legs into a dreamy, buttery whole milk and chicory root soak.
Hands are wrapped in steeping towels infused with the same soothing milk blend. Next, a honey-lavender sea salt and rice bran oil exfoliator smooths and softens legs and feet.
A grand finale massage for both hands and legs includes Fluffy Bunny Shea Butter Cream that caresses the skin. Book a manicure and pedicure together and receive a complimentary gift while supplies last.
Donnafugata Opens 2015 Season with Exclusive Mice Promotions
Published On: 2015-02-25
IAGTODonnafugata Golf Resort & SPA has launched its 2015 season with a range of exclusive MICE promotions, including offering one free meeting room and breakout room for conferences and events of up to two days in the Congress Center and one complimentary room for every 25 bedrooms booked.
Bookable until March 10, the special offers feature a range of benefits for business groups at one of Italy’s must-visit destinations.
Guests can enjoy free access to Donnafugata’s award-winning 900m2 Spa and health club – Including indoor pool, hydro-massage, sauna, steam bath and gym areas – complimentary Wi-Fi and the chance to experience the Resort’s array of first-class business and leisure facilities.
The Congress Center at Donnafugata Golf Resort & SPA, boasts eight different meeting rooms, all fully equipped and with sophisticated decors. Featuring a variety of different areas, the centre can cater for a maximum 350 people making the Resort ideal for meetings, conventions, incentives and any type of event, even for the most special day of all: a wedding.
Six Senses Spa to Open in Marbella
Published On: 2015-02-21
Wet area featuring a hydrotherapy pool at Six Senses Spa MarbellaSet to open in early summer 2015, Six Senses Spa Marbella is located at the charming Puente Romano Beach Resort situated in the Costa del Sol on the southern coast of Spain. The spa has been beautifully created to complement the hotel’s charming and peaceful Andalusia beachfront village character.
Taking the cue from Six Senses’ philosophy, the spa’s design combines indigenous features such as whitewashed walls and hand-painted tiles together with natural stone and locally sourced materials, evoking a strong sense of place wedded to environmental commitment.
Local architecture and craftsmanship have provided inspiration for interior features which include six ground floor treatment rooms. Their contemporary wall designs created from blue and white painted tiles are complemented by natural oak timber floors, arched doorways and vaulted ceilings, creating a warm and inviting ambience.
Published On: 2015-01-14
JumeirahJumeirah Zabeel Saray, the Ottoman inspired luxury resort located on Palm Jumeirah, has launched a new ‘Spa Sensory Journey’ at the award-winning Talise Ottoman Spa.
Designed to instantly relax, de-stress or uplift both body and mind, the three-stage journey involves a progressive series of aromas and personalised oils.
The experience begins on arrival where the Ottoman inspired reception is filled with the uplifting scent of lemon grass, helping guests to feel refreshed and relieved of stress.
Stage two reveals the fragrance of wild frangipani, which is infused into the relaxation areas of the spa, ensuring guests feel calm and relaxed.
Before moving to the final stage of their sensory journey, guests can choose from three contrasting essential oils for use during their treatment. Each holds their own powerful effect and can help to de-stress, energize or relax.
To enhance the experience Himalayan salt lamps have been added to treatment rooms. Himalayan salt has long been trusted for its natural healing properties and holds similar advantages to that of an ionizer.
The salt lamps emit negative ions purifying the air, increasing wellbeing, strengthen the immune system and soothing the mind, body and soul.
The Villas at AYANA Resort relaunches 24 exclusive villas following renovation
Published On: 2015-01-06
AYANA ResortThe Villas at AYANA Resort has relaunched 24 ultra-luxurious Ocean View Pool Villas following a complete renovation, designed to celebrate Balinese style and maximise the unrivaled ocean and sunset views of this exclusive retreat.
Perfect for couples on honeymoon or a romantic rekindling, the one-bedroom Ocean View Pool Villas are among 78 spacious villas nestled within this breathtaking cliff-top sanctuary, which was announced as the Worlds Leading Island Villas at the World Travel Awards in November.
Inspired by the Balinese philosophy of Tri Hita Karana, the design exudes a true sense of place. Guests enter a calming space of warm palettes and textures, hand-crafted artworks, plush bedding and decor, and the seamless indoor to outdoor living that reflects the islands iconic style.
The gardens are a hive of colours and fragrances leading to koi ponds, bridges and streams, and connecting with a jogging track to the private white-sand beach.
AYANA Resort general manager, Clive Edwards said, We have maintained the overall layout of the Ocean View Pool Villas as our guests told us they loved the views of the ocean, the large plunge pools, and the lush gardens which ensure privacy.