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Melt Design Hub creates wellness-focused lifestyle club in Notting Hill
POSTED 15 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Melt Design Hub has created what they describe as a ‘third space between home and work’ – a lifestyle club in London’s tony Notting Hill neighbourhood, which will be the first in line for a series of global concept openings.
Redomske takes the helm at Babor’s new Singapore subsidiary
POSTED 15 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Klaus Redomske has been appointed president and COO of Babor Asia Pacific, with responsibility for the German skincare company’s new subsidiary in Singapore. He will report directly to Babor CEO Michael Schummert.
Elemis secures seven-hotel deal with Marriott UK
POSTED 15 Dec 2017 . BY Tom Walker
Elemis has secured a partnership deal with hotel giant Marriott International, which will see the product house provide seven of Marriott’s UK-based hotel spas with products and treatments.
Nora Tobin named wellness ambassador for JW Marriott
POSTED 15 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Celebrity trainer, lifestyle coach and nutrition specialist Nora Tobin has partnered with JW Marriott to become the brand’s wellness ambassador.
Family spa to open at Grand Resort Bad Ragaz
POSTED 14 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
A family spa designed to cater to the rising trend in three-generational travel is set to open at the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz in Switzerland.
Thrive Global secures US$30m in Series B funding
POSTED 14 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Thrive Global, the wellness media and technology company founded only last year by Arianna Huffington, has raised US$30m in its Series B funding round.
Rosewood CEO reveals vision as new business hotel brand launches
POSTED 13 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Rosewood Hotel Group has launched a new hotel brand, Khos, with a focus on the modern business traveller and inspired by “the energy, art, innovation, creativity, style and dynamism of modern-day Asia”.
Tunisian Four Seasons opens with Roman-inspired spa
POSTED 13 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
The Four Seasons Tunis has opened with a lavish spa inspired by Tunisia’s historic sites and traditions.
Conrad opens first Colombian resort with plans for spa in 2018
POSTED 13 Dec 2017 . BY Tom Walker
Conrad Hotels & Resorts has made its Colombian debut with the launch of a 109-bedroom property in the walled city of Cartagena.
Historic Myanmar building transformed to Kempinski with three storeys of wellness
POSTED 13 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Kempinski is set to open a heritage hotel in Yangon, Myanmar, after a five-year restoration.
Renova Spa adds to growing portfolio with Mexican hotel
POSTED 13 Dec 2017 . BY Tom Walker
Luxury spa operator Renova Spa has opened a new site at the Hotel Riu Dunamar in Quintana Roo, Mexico.
World Spa Awards winners revealed: Talise Ottoman named best resort spa
POSTED 12 Dec 2017 . BY Tom Walker
The winners of this year’s World Spa Awards have been announced during a gala reception held at the JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay resort in Vietnam.
Wallace offers new thermal and medical spa consultancy
POSTED 12 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
After 18 years as group spa director for Danubius Hotels Group, Michael Wallace has left to focus on his consultancy business, Michael Wallace Consulting, which will specialize in hot springs and medical spa consultancy services.
Marriott to accelerate expansion of luxury portfolio across Asia
POSTED 11 Dec 2017 . BY Tom Walker
Hotel giant Marriott International has signed a deal with Malaysia-based YTL Hotels as continues its expansion into the Asian luxury market.
Bulgari brings glittering Italian style to Dubai with fifth hotel
POSTED 11 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Bulgari has added a Dubai address to its hotel portfolio, with the opening of The Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai.
Christoph Ingenhoven reveals plans for Lanserhof Sylt as ground broken on North Sea island resort
POSTED 11 Dec 2017 . BY Kim Megson
Construction has begun on Lanserhof Sylt, a €100m (US$118m, £88m) medical spa resort on a German island in the North Sea.
Rosewood to expand European portfolio with Munich spa hotel
POSTED 09 Dec 2017 . BY Tom Walker
Luxury operator Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has signed a management deal with German real estate company Bayerische Hausbau for a 132-key spa hotel in Munich, Germany.
Expedia launches interactive guide to Europe’s organic spas
POSTED 08 Dec 2017 . BY Tom Walker
Travel giant Expedia has launched an 'organic spa finder', designed to help customers find authentic wellness experiences across Europe.
Chenot Group plans three new locations
POSTED 08 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Swiss wellness resort operator Chenot Group has announced plans to open three additional locations, hot on the heels of a launch in Azerbaijan.
Raffles to open second Dubai location
POSTED 07 Dec 2017 . BY Jane Kitchen
Raffles has announced plans to open a new resort on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah in 2021.
     
 


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20 Nov 2017
Transformational wellbeing retreat with four-storey spa to open in Greece
Transformational wellbeing retreat with four-storey spa to open in Greece   A new holistic wellbeing destination spa is opening in the Greek Peloponnese next May. Designed to enable health and personal transformation, the Euphoria Retreat will include a spa offering a blend of treatments and experiences using ancient Greek and Chinese philosophies and medicines. Situated in a .... More>>
20 Nov 2017
ISPA launches campaign to highlight spa industry as career option
ISPA launches campaign to highlight spa industry as career option   The International Spa Association (ISPA) has launched its 'Get Your Dream Job' campaign, designed to “elevate and celebrate careers in the spa industry”. The campaign has been launched in partnership with the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation and has the support of 10 partner organisations across the spa industry, .... More>>
17 Nov 2017
Details of Lake Nona’s ‘performance resort’ and spa revealed
Details of Lake Nona’s ‘performance resort’ and spa revealed   A ‘performance resort’ and spa are coming to master-planned wellness community Lake Nona, outside of Orlando, Florida, in 2020. The Lake Nona Resort is due to break ground in 2018 and will include a 45,000sq ft spa and fitness campus with in-depth indoor and outdoor programming for all ages and levels. Designed .... More>>
17 Nov 2017
Male-only day spa and salon to open first franchised site
Male-only day spa and salon to open first franchised site   US-based male-only day spa and grooming chain, The Gents Place, has opened its first franchised location. The brand, which markets itself as a ‘lifestyle club’, launched a national franchising programme in 2016 and the Chicago site is the first to open its doors under private ownership. Since launching its .... More>>
17 Nov 2017
Artistic spa opens beneath one of Bath's grandest streets
Artistic spa opens beneath one of Bath's grandest streets   Hidden below the streets of Bath, a quirky new spa has opened which celebrates the ancient city's heritage. Spa 15 – located in the No. 15 Great Pulteney hotel on Great Pulteney Street, Bath – includes four themed treatment rooms, a large cedarwood hot tub within exposed stone vaults, a barrel-shaped sauna and a .... More>>
17 Nov 2017
Product houses team up with wellness training provider
Product houses team up with wellness training provider   A string of product houses have signed a partnership deal with spa and wellness training specialist The Training Room. Decléor, Sweet Squared/CND Shellac, Spa Find and Lava Shells are among the companies set to collaborate with the UK-based training company. The partnership will see students learn about the .... More>>
15 Nov 2017
‘Sound healing therapy’ launched by Indian boutique spa hotel
‘Sound healing therapy’ launched by Indian boutique spa hotel   The owners of Svatma, the experiential boutique hotel in Thanjavur, India, have created a new sound healing therapy which they will market as a new “destination experience” for the property. Described as the first of its kind in India, the treatment will look to tap into the healing qualities of music through a .... More>>
15 Nov 2017
ESPA spa at Gleneagles named ‘best in the UK’
ESPA spa at Gleneagles named ‘best in the UK’   The Spa at Gleneagles by ESPA has been named the best UK spa at this year’s 2017 Good Spa Guide Awards. The awards, organised by The Good Spa Guide in partnership with Spabreaks.com, saw a total of 21 winners honoured during a gala event at Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel last night (14 November). As .... More>>
15 Nov 2017
Aerobic exercise helps maintain brain health, study finds
Aerobic exercise helps maintain brain health, study finds   Activities such as cycling and running can improve memory function and help maintain a healthy brain as we get older, according to an international study. Researchers from Australia’s Western Sydney University and the UK’s University of Manchester examined the effects of aerobic exercise on a region of the .... More>>
14 Nov 2017
Indian hotel operator Oberoi to enter the Americas
Indian hotel operator Oberoi to enter the Americas   India-based luxury hotel operator Oberoi Group has signed a deal with Mexican real estate firm Grupo GDI to operate properties in the US, Canada, Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean. The deal will see Oberoi make its debut in the Americas and expand the reach of its Oberoi Hotels & Resorts brand, which .... More>>
14 Nov 2017
Can mushrooms help fight ageing? Study suggests health benefits
Can mushrooms help fight ageing? Study suggests health benefits   A team of researchers at Penn State University in the US has found that mushrooms contain unusually high amounts of two antioxidants that could help fight ageing and bolster health. The study showed that mushrooms have high amounts of ergothioneine and glutathione, both important antioxidants, said Robert .... More>>
14 Nov 2017
Olympic star reopens Bannatyne spa and club after £1m investment
Olympic star reopens Bannatyne spa and club after £1m investment   Former Olympic swimmer Rebecca Adlington has cut the ribbon to reopen the day spa at the Bannatyne Health Club in Mansfield following a £1m redevelopment project. The spa has been redesigned to cater for growing demand – increasing the number of treatment beds from seven to 12 and adding a new relaxation room .... More>>
14 Nov 2017
Architects GRAFT design timber hotel and spa hidden among the trees
Architects GRAFT design timber hotel and spa hidden among the trees   German architecture firm GRAFT have completed work on a timber hotel and spa hidden in the woodland of Nohfelden, northern Germany. Designed as a product of the surrounding topography, the 12,860sq m (138,400sq ft) Hotel Bostalsee rests above a pair of green hills, overlooking Lake Bostalsee. Guests arrive .... More>>
13 Nov 2017
Peace and happiness: mindful living, personalised wellness and a 100,000sq ft spa coming to Palm Beach
Peace and happiness: mindful living, personalised wellness and a 100,000sq ft spa coming to Palm Beach   Developer Dilip Barot, founder of Creative Choice Group, is building what he calls an “urban destination spa resort” on Singer Island in Palm Beach, Florida with a 100,000sq ft ESPA spa. Spread across seven acres on the Atlantic shoreline, the Amrit Ocean Resort & Residences will have a focus on wellness .... More>>
13 Nov 2017
Rosewood rolls out Asaya brand and plans six new spa resorts for 2018
Rosewood rolls out Asaya brand and plans six new spa resorts for 2018   Luxury operator Rosewood Hotels and Resorts is set to launch a new holistic wellness concept – part of an expansion which includes six new resorts next year. Revealing details for the six new openings, Rosewood said the Asaya spa brand will make its debut on 20 November at its first Southeast Asia resort, the .... More>>
13 Nov 2017
Racquet club operator Midtown opens wellness hotel with suite designed by Venus Williams' firm
Racquet club operator Midtown opens wellness hotel with suite designed by Venus Williams' firm   US-based Midtown Athletic Clubs, which manages a portfolio of premium health, fitness and racquet clubs, has opened its first hotel at the site of its flagship club in Chicago. The 55-bedroom Hotel at Midtown is the company’s first venture into the hospitality space and is the final element of a US$85m (€73m, .... More>>
10 Nov 2017
Ian Schrager’s Edition brand set for ‘pivotal year’ in 2018
Ian Schrager’s Edition brand set for ‘pivotal year’ in 2018   Edition, the boutique hotel brand created by entrepreneur Ian Schrager in partnership with hospitality giant Marriott International, has revealed plans to open seven new hotels during 2018. Describing the next 12 months as a “pivotal” year in the development of the brand, Marriott said the number of properties .... More>>
09 Nov 2017
Russian Spa Congress shows market potential
Russian Spa Congress shows market potential   Last week, almost 250 spa professionals gathered in the Caucasus thermal springs region of Russia for the 4th annual Spa & Wellness International Congress, or SWIC. Organised by the Spa & Wellness International Council, headed by Elena Bogacheva, the congress presents a wide variety of speakers and topics for .... More>>
09 Nov 2017
Exclusive: Yelo Spa expands with franchising model
Exclusive: Yelo Spa expands with franchising model   Yelo Spa founder Nicolas Ronco is taking the next step with his urban day spa model – offering it for franchise in major cities. Yelo’s flagship New York location has been operating since 2007 and Ronco has revealed that the time is right to grow the business. Yelo’s model is tailored specifically for urban .... More>>
08 Nov 2017
Emotional healing, self-development, retreats: Photi reveals trends to watch in wellness travel
Emotional healing, self-development, retreats: Photi reveals trends to watch in wellness travel   The wellness travel market will continue the dramatic change seen over the last decade, according to Stella Photi, founder of Wellbeing Escapes. Photi spoke at the Wellness Travel Symposium – organised by the Global Wellness Institute and held as part of the World Travel Market in London this week. She shared .... More>>
08 Nov 2017
‘Groundbreaking’ study shows massage can help muscle re-growth
‘Groundbreaking’ study shows massage can help muscle re-growth   Researchers from Colorado State University and the University of Kentucky have shown that massage can increase the re-growth of muscle tissue after an injury – even when applied to the opposite, uninjured limb. In a paper published this month in The Journal of Physiology, the researchers showed that muscle .... More>>
08 Nov 2017
Jungles, lagoons and Ernest Hemingway provide vibrant inspiration for designers of Belize resort and spa
Jungles, lagoons and Ernest Hemingway provide vibrant inspiration for designers of Belize resort and spa   Architect Roberto de Oliveira Castro and interior designer Samuel Amoia have collaborated on a beach resort in Belize, described as “unlike anything travelers have ever seen in the Caribbean”. Located in the hideaway beach town of Placencia, the Itz’ana Resort & Residences occupies 16 miles of a peninsula, with .... More>>
08 Nov 2017
Marriott to operate Iraph Sui island resort in Okinawa
Marriott to operate Iraph Sui island resort in Okinawa   Marriott International has secured a management contract for its first luxury resort on the Japanese island of Miyakojima. Owned by real estate giant The Mori Trust Group and scheduled to open in late 2018, the new Iraph Sui spa resort will be operated under Marriott’s The Luxury Collection brand. Located .... More>>
08 Nov 2017
Hilton makes Kazakhstan debut with wellness hotel in capital Astana
Hilton makes Kazakhstan debut with wellness hotel in capital Astana   Hilton Hotels & Resorts has entered the booming Kazakhstan tourism market with the opening of a 253-bedroom spa hotel in the country’s capital city. The Hilton Astana will target both local and international travelers with a focus on wellness, with facilities including a large eforea-branded luxury spa. .... More>>
07 Nov 2017
Mandara expands Maldives portfolio with new spa at Amaya Kuda Rah resort
Mandara expands Maldives portfolio with new spa at Amaya Kuda Rah resort   Spa management company Mandara has opened a new spa at an Amaya-operated resort on the island of Kuda Rah in the Maldives. The Mandara Spa at Amaya Kuda Rah houses three treatment rooms and a wet area with steamroom, spa pools and showers, as well as retail boutique and a manicure-pedicure area. The spa’s .... More>>
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