Spa Business - Equinox opens long-awaited New York luxury hotel...
22 Sep 2019 Spa Business: uniting the world of wellness
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Latest news

02 Aug 2019

Equinox opens long-awaited New York luxury hotel
BY Tom Walker

The 212-bedroom luxury hotel is located at the 72-storey skyscraper 35 Hudson Yards

The 212-bedroom luxury hotel is located at the 72-storey skyscraper 35 Hudson Yards

High-end fitness giant Equinox has ventured into the hotel market with the opening of its first property in New York City, US.

Located at the 72-storey skyscraper 35 Hudson Yards, the 212-bedroom hotel will focus on wellness.

Facilities include a 60,000sq ft (5,574 sq m) Equinox-branded health club, a 27,000sq ft (2,500sq m) luxury spa and indoor and outdoor pools.

There will also be a healthy-eating restaurant called Electric Lemon, created by restaurateur Stephen Starr – famous for his "clean-eating" concept.

The interior design of the hotel, by architecture firm Rockwell Group, has been based on the concept of 'high-performance living'.

The range of wellness services on offer range from a resident "sleep coach" to cryotherapy chambers and IV drips at the spa.

The on-site Equinox Fitness Club – designed by famed architect Joyce Wang – will be the brand’s largest ever and each hotel guest will be given temporary Equinox memberships, for the length of their stay.

As well as the large gym floor, the club will offer personal training and group fitness classes, including HIIT, barre and yoga.

There will also be a SoulCycle indoor cycling studio on the hotel’s ground floor.

Equinox’s dive into the multi-billion dollar wellness hospitality sector will be a significant addition to Hudson Yards, which has been described by the developers as “the largest private real estate development in the history of the US”.

“The Equinox at Hudson Yards footprint is a true haven for high performance, offering visitors, guests and members opportunities for living, eating, regenerating, working out in New York’s most highly-anticipated neighbourhood," said Jeff Weinhaus, Equinox president and chief development officer.

Equinox's global portfolio currently includes 100 properties across the US, UK, and Canada.

The company is scheduled to launch additional hotels in Los Angeles, Santa Clara, Seattle, Chicago, and Houston over the next four years.



Connect with
Spa Business
Magazine:
View issue contents
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

News headlines
New Vegas hotel to focus on wellness with 70,000sq ft facility
New Vegas hotel to focus on wellness with 70,000sq ft facility   20 Sep 2019

The Majestic Hotel, a new US$850m, 620ft tall Las Vegas hotel that will begin construction in May 2020, will feature a focus on health and wellness. .... more>>
Resense and Lobster Ink create online training for all spa roles
Resense and Lobster Ink create online training for all spa roles   19 Sep 2019

Online hospitality education specialist Lobster Ink has collaborated with spa management and consultancy firm Resense to launch what they describe as .... more>>
Mayo Clinic study unlocks new anti-ageing science
Mayo Clinic study unlocks new anti-ageing science   19 Sep 2019

New science has revealed a potential solution to age-related diseases which works on a systemic basis, improving overall health and reducing the need .... more>>
Details revealed for Canyon Ranch’s upcoming retreat in the Redwoods
Details revealed for Canyon Ranch’s upcoming retreat in the Redwoods   19 Sep 2019

Destination spa brand Canyon Ranch has opened reservations for stays beginning on 1 November for their newest brand extension, Canyon Ranch Wellness .... more>>
Hastings Hotels appoints Niamh Rice as spa manager at the Culloden Estate
Hastings Hotels appoints Niamh Rice as spa manager at the Culloden Estate   18 Sep 2019

Independent hotel group Hastings Hotels has named Niamh Rice as the new spa manager at the Culloden Estate & Spa in Belfast, Northern Ireland. .... more>>
Company profile


GOCO Hospitality

GOCO Hospitality has taken on over 400 projects worth more than US$1.4bn across upwards of 42 countries, from initial idea to profitable realisation and ongoing management.

View full profile>>

Catalogue gallery


Featured Supplier

Book4Time puts the focus back on the guests

Book4Time puts the focus back on the guests

In a competitive spa market, guest experience will make or break your business. More>>




in this issue

• CMO: any exercise is good for you
• Exercise on NHS could be 'miracle cure'
• Blair Drummond invests £1m in Sea Lion Enclosure



Spa jobs




Wellbeing and Fitness Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Henlow, UK
Company: Champneys Health Spa
Spa Therapist
Salary: Up to £22,008 per annum (Pro rata 40 hrs per week)
Location: Bethnal Green, London, UK
Company: GLL
Beauty Therapist
Salary: Competitive
Location: Dunblane, UK
Company: Hilton
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com




19-23 Sep 2019

CIDESCO World Congress & Exhibition

Hyatt Regency, Chicago, United States


20-27 Sep 2019

Therapeutic City

Various, Bath, United Kingdom



Spa Business magazine 2019 issue 3
Spa Business
2019 issue 3

View issue contents
View on turning pages
Download PDF
  Everyone’s talking about: CBD
Are CBD treatments and products an unregulated fad, or a serious business proposition? Spa Business investigates More>>
  New openings: Lefay Resort & Spa Dolomiti
Lefay unveils second eco spa resort in the Italian Dolomites More>>


Spa Business magazine 2019 issue 2

Spa Business
2019 issue 2

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
  First-person: Vana
Susie Ellis explains what made her stay at Indian health and wellness retreat Vana so “astonishing” More>>
  New Opening: Civana
Civana opens spa with a focus on democratic wellness More>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd
Jobs   News   Products   Magazine
NEWS
Equinox opens long-awaited New York luxury hotel
POSTED 02 Aug 2019 . BY Tom Walker
High-end fitness giant Equinox has ventured into the hotel market with the opening of its first property in New York City, US.

Located at the 72-storey skyscraper 35 Hudson Yards, the 212-bedroom hotel will focus on wellness.

Facilities include a 60,000sq ft (5,574 sq m) Equinox-branded health club, a 27,000sq ft (2,500sq m) luxury spa and indoor and outdoor pools.

There will also be a healthy-eating restaurant called Electric Lemon, created by restaurateur Stephen Starr – famous for his "clean-eating" concept.

The interior design of the hotel, by architecture firm Rockwell Group, has been based on the concept of 'high-performance living'.

The range of wellness services on offer range from a resident "sleep coach" to cryotherapy chambers and IV drips at the spa.

The on-site Equinox Fitness Club – designed by famed architect Joyce Wang – will be the brand’s largest ever and each hotel guest will be given temporary Equinox memberships, for the length of their stay.

As well as the large gym floor, the club will offer personal training and group fitness classes, including HIIT, barre and yoga.

There will also be a SoulCycle indoor cycling studio on the hotel’s ground floor.

Equinox’s dive into the multi-billion dollar wellness hospitality sector will be a significant addition to Hudson Yards, which has been described by the developers as “the largest private real estate development in the history of the US”.

“The Equinox at Hudson Yards footprint is a true haven for high performance, offering visitors, guests and members opportunities for living, eating, regenerating, working out in New York’s most highly-anticipated neighbourhood," said Jeff Weinhaus, Equinox president and chief development officer.

Equinox's global portfolio currently includes 100 properties across the US, UK, and Canada.

The company is scheduled to launch additional hotels in Los Angeles, Santa Clara, Seattle, Chicago, and Houston over the next four years.
The interior design of the hotel, by architecture firm Rockwell Group, has been based on the concept of 'high performance living'
RELATED STORIES
MORE NEWS
New Vegas hotel to focus on wellness with 70,000sq ft facility
A new US$850m, 620ft tall Las Vegas hotel that will begin construction in May 2020 will feature a focus on health and wellness.
Resense and Lobster Ink create online training for all spa roles
Online hospitality education specialist Lobster Ink has collaborated with spa management and consultancy firm Resense to launch what they describe as the 'first-of-its-kind' web- based program for those working in wellness.
Mayo Clinic study unlocks new anti-ageing science
New science has revealed a potential solution to age-related diseases which works on a systemic basis, improving overall health and reducing the need to treat individual, age- related ailments.
Details revealed for Canyon Ranch’s upcoming retreat in the Redwoods
Destination spa brand Canyon Ranch has opened reservations for stays beginning on 1 November for their newest brand extension, Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat – Woodside. The company’s first retreat model sits among the Redwood forest in Woodside, California, near Silicon Valley.
+ More news   
 
COMPANY PROFILE
GOCO Hospitality

GOCO Hospitality has taken on over 400 projects worth more than US$1.4bn across upwards of 42 co [more...]
+ More profiles  
FEATURED SUPPLIER

PREBIOFORCE Balancing Soothing Concentrate, the first marine prebiotic serum by PHYTOMER
An amazing flora exists on the surface of the skin to help maintain the skin's integrity and immunity. [more...]
CATALOGUE GALLERY
 
+ More catalogues  
DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

19-23 Sep 2019

CIDESCO World Congress & Exhibition

Hyatt Regency, Chicago, United States
20-27 Sep 2019

Therapeutic City

Various, Bath, United Kingdom
+ More diary  
 


ADVERTISE . CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2019

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS