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Decadent Treatments at Bebe Spa Sanctuary in Fiji

Decadent Treatments at Bebe Spa Sanctuary in Fiji
Located on the hilltop of Vakalomalagi Hill in Fiji, Bebe spa Sanctuary offers luxury and breathtaking views of lush green landscape and a crystalline ocean.  A Fijian word meaning butterfly, Bebe promises to cocoon you in your own personal escape, providing personalized care and sublime relaxation. Find your bliss at Bebe spa Sanctuary on Fiji Bebe offers eight treatment rooms, separate from the main hotel structure, and features private balconies, open-air showers, and sunken spa baths with panoramic...
June 1st, 2010 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: featuredarticle, island, spa

Top Spas in Chicago

Top Spas in Chicago
... street festivals, boating on Lake Michigan, and, of course, Cubs baseball at Wrigley Field. The bragging rights don’t stop there. Many world-class spas are now calling Chicago home. Should you find yourself in the Windy City this summer, be sure to make time for some primo pampering at these Chicago spas. The spa by ASHA Location: The James Chicago; 55 East Ontario; 312-337-1000 (map) Suggested treatment: Aqua Massage – Start off relaxing with a heated neck pillow and a cup of tea followed by...
May 31st, 2010 | Lisa Davis | Read More | Comments: 0
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Papa-Pampering at Blue Marble

Papa-Pampering at Blue Marble
Dads, it’s your time to pamper yourself and create your own spa adventure at Blue Marble. According to International spa Association, men now make up a third of all spa-goers due to the gender-neutral atmosphere and masculine treatments that are becoming more readily available at spas.  Blue Marble, San Diego’s award-winning eco-spa, has created a papa-pampering spa experience that will give Dad some time to unwind and seek out solitude in honor of Father’s Day.  From June 18-20,...
May 26th, 2010 | Pam Nagata | Read More | Comments: 0
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Affordable Girls’ Getaway in Monterey

Affordable Girls’ Getaway in Monterey
... endless array of cafes, shops and boutiques. End the day with a soothing soak in the rooftop hot tub or book a rejuvenating massage in the hotel’s spa room. Each girl goes home with a complimentary Burt’s Bees Essential Body Kit full of their most popular skin care products to make that summer glow last longer. This girls’ getaway package is available now through September 2, 2010 on a space available basis and does not include taxes. For more information or to book this package, please visit...
May 20th, 2010 | kleland | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, deals, featuredarticle, hotel, spa

San Diego’s First Eco Spa: Blue Marble Spa

San Diego’s First Eco Spa: Blue  Marble Spa
Striving for a greener Earth, Blue Marble spa exists on the shore where the land meets the sea.  Where what washes away gives new life.  Where forward-thinking ideas and people meet. Blue Marble provides a wellness experience that restores, cultivates and connects you with the vital energy all around you.  Your spa experience includes use of the private mens’ and womens’ relaxation rooms, steam rooms, and Hyatt Stay Fit gym.  The relaxation room includes healthy snacks, mint or lemon...
May 17th, 2010 | Pam Nagata | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: featuredarticle, hotel, resort, spa

Hot Happenings: May 6-10

Hot Happenings: May 6-10
... Night Out in Delray Beach from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on May 6, 2010. This annual events brings the ladies together for a fun-filled evening filled with spa treatments, beauty products, wine, food samplings and more. The first 100 to arrive will receive a goodie bag, and admission is free.  A portion of the proceeds made at the event will go to benefit the South Florida Affiliate of Susan G Komen for the Cure. The event will take place at Vision Haus, 2885 S Congress Avenue, Delray Beach 561.807.1977 May...
May 6th, 2010 | klynch | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Events, mothers day, spa

Go Native in Phoenix

Go Native in Phoenix
... roam free in the distance giving the resort its name. This 500 room resort is enormous and yet easy to navigate. Separate buildings for conference space, the spa, and equestrian center keep you in good shape. But if you want to stay true to its decadent nature, take a scenic boat ride to different locales on the property. The Amenities and Activities The pool deck at Aji spa. For pampering, I suggest the Wuhum (Awaken) facial at the Aji spa. For $75 you will receive a 25 minute facial using their...
May 6th, 2010 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 4
Filed under: golf, hotel, Phoenix, spa, top-feature

Chicago’s Best Facial Will Give You That Red Carpet Glow

Chicago’s Best Facial Will Give You That Red Carpet Glow
I’d consider myself a spa expert. I have been reporting on and writing about spas for over a decade. I’ve been fortunate enough to be have been pampered in India, Thailand, China, Ireland, Brazil, and Italy, to name a few places, and in almost every state of the U.S. Even with all these world travels, one of my favorite spas happens to be in my current hometown of Chicago: The spa at Trump at the Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago (401 North Wabash, 14th Floor; map it). One of the...
April 28th, 2010 | Lisa Davis | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: facial, hotels, spa

Spa Break: The Five-Star Treatment in Dublin

Spa Break: The Five-Star Treatment in Dublin
I sometimes find it difficult to relax at a spa in the middle of the city. If you’re planning a trip to a spa when visiting Dublin, there’s no better place to indulge in a little pampering than outside the city at the Espa spa in the Ritz Carlton, Powerscourt.  Driving into the Powerscourt Estate, just 30 minutes south of Dublin in County Wicklow, I am always immediately relaxed by the rolling hills, dense trees, and picturesque Sugar Loaf Mountain on the horizon. This country retreat...
April 21st, 2010 | Jessica Colley | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: featuredarticle, hotels, Luxury, spa

Discounts For Mother’s Day At Menlo Park Spa

Discounts For Mother’s Day At Menlo Park Spa
Just in time for sandal season, Sense spa in Menlo Park, a 17,000-square-foot Rosewood spa with views of the Santa Cruz Mountains, is offering it’s guests 50% off an Essential Pedicure when they book a 60-minute Seasonal Escape Body Treatment – a classic combination of a body scrub, bath and full-body massage. The spa features 13 treatment rooms, a state-of-the-art fitness center, movement studio, Alex Chases Salon, courtyard relaxation lounge, spa Café, and spa boutique. So for all...
April 6th, 2010 | kleland | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: deals, featuredarticle, mothers day, spa

Spring Into Spa Week April 12-18th

Spring Into Spa Week April 12-18th
... new beginnings, turning over a new leaf, a time to usher in new habits and lifestyle changes.  To help get you on the right path, take advantage of spa Week and indulge in a little pampering with a visit to a local spa. spa Week occurs twice a year, spring and fall, and is a chance for guests to sample treatments offered by spas across North America. Each spa offers a couple specially priced treatments ($50), making it a great opportunity to sample something new or just take care of a little beauty...
April 4th, 2010 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: Events, featuredarticle, spa, Spa Week

Affordable Luxury During Spa Week

Affordable Luxury During Spa Week
One of the annual rites of spring, spa Week, is coming up April 12-18th, 2010, and spa around the US and Canada have geared up to offer patrons a number of specially priced ($50) treatments.  Whether you’re looking for a spa option close to home, or want to treat yourself on the road, there’s nothing like a bargain to make a luxury affordable. Each spa will specify two or three treatments that they’ll be offering at the special price, and you’ll find treatments ranging from massages to...
April 1st, 2010 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: Bellevue, featuredarticle, spa, Spa Week

Much More Than Gambling at the Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort

Much More Than Gambling at the Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort
... also has a small mall. I prefer to simply window shop, as the prices in most of these places are quite steep (there are exceptions of course). A spa is located on the 3rd floor, and all of the upper floors serve as a luxury hotel. During the summer, rates are at their highest, but if you travel in the shoulder seasons, you might be able to find a great deal! The casino is in the perfect location, so you are able to quickly walk almost everywhere in the tourist area. The Niagara Fallsview Casino...
March 22nd, 2010 | Megan Pasche | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: casino, entertainment, featuredarticle, hotel, nightlife, Shopping, spa

Get a Luxurious Break at Camp Cherry Blossom

Get a Luxurious Break at Camp Cherry Blossom
The spa at the Mandarin Oriental Washington DC hotel, one of the most exclusive hotels in the Washington DC area, is offering parents a relaxing and rejuvenating break during the annual Cherry Blossom Festival. Camp Cherry Blossom, a unique program gives busy parents an 80-minute spa treatment to pamper and soothe the mind, body and spirit, and it’s paired with on-site child care services. The Zen-like ambience of the hotel’s 10,500 sq. ft. spa is designed around total relaxation and luxury. ...
March 15th, 2010 | Jon Rochetti | Read More | Comments: 0
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Get Away From It All In Orange County

Get Away From It All In Orange County
Whether you are traveling, exhausted by your daily routine, or just need to take a little personal time, Orange County has a wide selection of spas for a relaxing massage, rejuvenating facial, or refreshing wrap. Here are three great spa choices in and around Orange County: spa Montage 30801 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach (map), (949) 715-6000 Even if you’re not staying at the beach front Montage Resort you can still enjoy the pampering spa services, and the spectacular view of the...
February 25th, 2010 | Abbie Mood | Read More | Comments: 0
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Romance and Renewal at Mission Inn Hotel & Spa

Romance and Renewal at Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
If you want Valentine’s Day to go beyond February 14th, the Romance and Renewal spa package at Mission Inn Hotel & spa is for you! The spanish Wing of the Mission Inn After a 45-60 minute drive from Orange County,  you will find yourself in downtown Riverside at Mission Inn Hotel & spa, a national historic landmark.  The hotel has been a major part of downtown Riverside since 1876, and has hosted 10 U.S. Presidents, including Theodore Roosevelt, Richard Nixon, and William Taft.  The...
February 13th, 2010 | Abbie Mood | Read More | Comments: 0
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A Grand Romantic Getaway

A Grand Romantic Getaway
... a private couple’s yoga class (based on availability) and a “Feng Shui for Love” book as a parting gift. Cupid’s Classic experience at The spa. No need to worry about parking, this package includes a complimentary overnight valet parking. Rates from $1,999 per night. For reservations, please call toll free at (888)314-2030. Two dinners will available in the Addison or Amaya. In the Addison, Valentine’s Dinner will take place on Valentine’s Day-Sunday, February 14 5:30-10pm. You will...
February 13th, 2010 | Joannaline C. Young | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: featuredarticle, Food & Beverage, Hotels & Places to Stay, spa

Enjoy a Chic Retreat at the Waikiki Parc Hotel

Enjoy a Chic Retreat at the Waikiki Parc Hotel
... the guilt-free indulgences that only Waikiki, Hawaii’s premiere travel destination, can offer.  From shady palm trees, shopping, time at the spa to local dining, vibrant nightlife, and VIP surf lessons, the Parc has every luxury and amenity necessary for a completely pampered tropical vacation. This February, a stay at the Parc includes daily breakfast for two, a special ‘Cheers Arrival’ welcome, a Nobu Waikiki dining experience, as well as “Parc Access” — complimentary...
January 31st, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: chic retreat, featuredarticle, Hawaii, hotel, lotus, lotus experience, retreat, spa, Waikiki, waikiki parc hotel

A Romantic Getaway at the Trump Chicago

A Romantic Getaway at the Trump Chicago
An Urban Retreat: A spa Room at the Trump International Hotel & Tower in Downtown Chicago With Valentine’s Day coming up, thoughts to turn to what to do for your sweetheart. Should it be a romantic dinner for two, or how about a Valentine’s Day cruise on Lake Michigan? Really want to surprise your significant other? Book a night in one of the spa Rooms at the 92-story Trump International Hotel & Tower in downtown Chicago. You won’t be disappointed by the rooms’ relaxing decor...
January 22nd, 2010 | Lisa Davis | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: Chicago, featuredarticle, guest rooms, Sixteen, spa, Trump Chicago, Trump International Hotel & Tower

Achieve Nirvana at Golden Door Spa

Achieve Nirvana at Golden Door Spa
The moment I arrived at Golden Door spa at The Boulders Resort in Carefree, my typically hurried nature came to a halt. As I entered through the massive wooden doors I found myself in their Zen courtyard with a trickling stream and koi pond. Ah, this would be a perfect afternoon. Once inside, the lobby sets the tone. Circular in design, the cushy cream-colored furniture is very welcoming. Floor-to-ceiling windows let in the lovely sunshine and allow the boulders that the resort is famous for peak...
January 21st, 2010 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: Phoenix, spa, top-feature