Category: Spas & Pampering

Loden Vancouver opens today

Loden Vancouver opens today

The Kor Hotel Group, famous for its collection of distinctive hotels including the Viceroy chain, has made its first foray into Canada with the 77-room Loden Vancouver  which opens today. It joins the group’s ‘Urban Retreat’ portfolio, has an 80-seat  restaurant and lounge called ‘Voya’ led by local executive chef Marc-Andre Choquette and a second-floor […]

The Mansfield Inn at Stowe

RockResorts International, LLC is going to expand its luxury property collection to the heart of the Northeast with the addition of The Mansfield Inn at Stowe. Nestled in the woods of Stowe, The Mansfield Inn at Stowe will have a number of residences to be sold to third party purchasers.   The property will also […]

Now open: Mandarin Oriental, Boston

The Mandarin Oriental, Boston  was formally  opened in a celebratory ribbon-cutting and feng shui ceremony that took place last week.  Perfectly positioned  in the prestigious Back Bay, the new hotel combines New England elegance with Oriental touches to create  an unique  hospitality experience.  It has  136 guestrooms and 12 suites, offering some of the most […]

Luxury accommodation overlooking Kolymbari Bay, Crete

Luxury accommodation overlooking Kolymbari Bay, Crete

The old farmhouse of Elia Ano Vouves in Kolymbari, Crete was renovated by George Digridakis, a plastic surgeon by trade. The property has 9 comfortable rooms and the resort has been equipped with a sauna, hammam, Jacuzzi and glass-walled therapy room. Here you can indulge in a wide range of treatments – everything from an […]

The Regent Palmas Del Mar Puerto Rico

Ground was broken in Puerto Rico yesterday to mark the beginning of Regent Hotels & Resorts‘ newest luxury development, The Regent Palmas Del Mar Puerto Rico. Scheduled to open in December 2011, the resort will consist of 96 guest rooms and 52 suites, offering beachfront accommodation and interiors by award-winning designer Trisha Wilson, whose work […]

Bedford Springs Resort says “Bon Appétit”

Bedford Springs Resort has gathered outstanding culinary talent for a weekend long epic epicurean adventure. Celebrate the area’s rich culinary heritage at A Taste of the Chesapeake, a gala gourmet dinner prepared by their guest chefs, featuring regionally inspired dishes using local ingredients. Then learn techniques from these James Beard-recognised masters while sampling exquisite flavours […]

Escape to Waikiki with Aloha rates

Escape to Waikiki with Aloha rates

Enjoy up to 40% off  the prevailing rate at Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa. Take advantage of this discounted rate through until 26th December 2008.   Aloha has many meanings. It could mean hello, goodbye, love or great rates at this amazing resort.

Autumn's most magical moments

Autumn’s most magical moments

Retreat to The Greenbrier this Autumn and discover unparalleled luxury amid the breathtaking Allegheny Mountains. Vivid reds, yellows and ambers paint their 6,500 acre estate, creating an unforgettable backdrop for more than 50 exciting activities. Autumn is the perfect time to share new adventures and create lasting memories, so they’ve designed several Fall packages – […]

The wonders of Halkidiki

Beatiful beaches within reach of Thessaloniki… welcome to Hakidiki!

Beautiful pool villas in Phuket, from Anantara

Beautiful pool villas in Phuket, from Anantara

Anantara Phuket Resort & Spa is now welcoming guests. Each of Anantara Phuket’s 83 villas comes with its own private 33 square metre pool set either within magnificent Bill Bensley-designed gardens with enchanting paths meandering down to the sea or by the beautiful lagoon with its bamboo water fountains and night-time flaming torches lighting.   […]

Special feature: Sheraton Bilbao Hotel, Bilbao, Spain

Special feature: Sheraton Bilbao Hotel, Bilbao, Spain

Bilbao is a vibrant city being brought back to life by the reconstruction of old shipyards into areas alive with walkways, parks and stunning architecture and sculptures. Nestled amongst this redevelopment is the Sheraton Bilbao Hotel – itself an individual piece of architecture – which was designed by the father and son team of architects […]

Win a 3-night mid-week Champneys spa break

Win a 3-night mid-week Champneys spa break

Champneys Health Resorts are offering you and a friend the chance to win a luxury three night break at either the glamorous Forest Mere in Hampshire, the modern Springs in Leicestershire or the cosy Henlow in Bedfordshire all set in sweeping countryside.     Just head for http://www.independentpromotions.co.uk/competitions/, enter the answer ‘Bedfordshire’ and the code […]

Protur Biomar Gran Hotel & Spa, Majorca

A slideshow of a new Majorcan five star hotel from Protur Hotels: Protur Biomar Gran Hotel & Spa. Situated in Sa Coma, the hotel has 216 rooms, a spa and facilities for corporate events, weddings, etc.

New Guerlain spa at the Waldorf-Astoria

New Guerlain spa at the Waldorf-Astoria

There’s a new Guerlain spa at the Waldorf-Astoria.   Among the treatments available are 8 types of massage, 4 types of facials and 6 types of body treatments – as well as treatments for men, foot therapies, make-up application and getaway spa experiences.   There is also a spa boutique and personal training studio.

Qua Baths & Spa at Caesars Palace

Qua Baths & Spa at Caesars Palace

It’s a whole new vision for the spa experience. Qua Baths & Spa inside Caesars Palace offers a wide array of exotic and traditional treatments from all the world over, plus magnificent facilities that include a Laconium room and the Arctic Ice room in addition to a trio of authentic Roman baths. Indulge yourself with […]

You'll fall for fall

You’ll fall for fall

Celebrate fall at Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa. After a long, hot summer, there’s nothing like the refreshing crisp air and legendary fall colours of the Fraser Valley. Enjoy the serenity of nearby Minter Gardens, with its inspiring views and breathtaking surroundings. Or, just relax in our hot springs pools and enjoy the incredible […]