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Dubai's US$5bn luxury 'moon resort' to feature low-gravity walks and spa

26 Sep 2022
Ambitious plans have been revealed for a Moon-themed luxury resort in Dubai, UAE. [read more]
Ambitious plans have been revealed for a Moon-themed luxury resort ... [read more]

The Ritz Paris spa receives floral-inspired makeover

06 Oct 2022
High-end French hotel The Ritz Paris has reopened the doors to its spa following a comprehensive overhaul and redesign. [read more]
High-end French hotel The Ritz Paris has reopened the doors ... [read more]

Nerio Alessandri to be honoured with 2023 ISPA Visionary Award

04 Oct 2022
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has named Technogym CEO and founder Nerio Alessandri as the 2023 ISPA Visionary Award winner. [read more]
The International Spa Association (ISPA) has named Technogym CEO and ... [read more]

Historic number of winners crowned at 2022 Aufguss World Championships

04 Oct 2022
From 12-17 September, the world’s top aufguss masters gathered in the Netherlands to celebrate the power of sauna and participate in the annual Aufguss World Championship. [read more]
From 12-17 September, the world’s top aufguss masters gathered in ... [read more]

Magleby Development unveils plans for family-friendly Utah wellness community, Velvære

03 Oct 2022
Work has begun on a new 60-acre wellness community in Utah, adjacent to Park City’s Deer Valley ski resort. [read more]
Work has begun on a new 60-acre wellness community in ... [read more]

Mountain wildflowers underpin spa rituals at newly-launched Mandarin Oriental Palace, Luzern

30 Sep 2022
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group (MOHG) has unveiled its new Swiss destination Mandarin Oriental Palace, Luzern, after an extensive renovation of one of the city’s Belle Epoque era landmarks. [read more]
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group (MOHG) has unveiled its new Swiss ... [read more]

Minor Hotels and VLCC unveil medical wellness centre at Avani+ Hua Hin Resort in Thailand

28 Sep 2022
Avani+ Hua Hin Resort in Thailand has introduced a new medical wellness centre in partnership with VLCC, an India-based beauty and wellness operator with a strong presence across Asia. [read more]
Avani+ Hua Hin Resort in Thailand has introduced a new ... [read more]

Roman bathing and ancient mythology inspire design for Six Senses Rome spa, opening 2023

23 Sep 2022
Six Senses has announced its first Italian property and spa, Six Senses Rome, is on track to open in early 2023. [read more]
Six Senses has announced its first Italian property and spa, ... [read more]

Marc Cohen named Peninsula Hot Springs medical director

23 Sep 2022
Integrative medicine expert, professor Marc Cohen has been appointed as the medical director of Australian hot springs operator Peninsula Hot Springs (PHS), based in Victoria. [read more]
Integrative medicine expert, professor Marc Cohen has been appointed as ... [read more]

Vinotherapy, wellness butlers and wine tasting collide as SB Winemaker’s House & Spa Suites launches in Argentina

22 Sep 2022
Argentina’s first female winemaker Susana Balbo has opened her flagship hotel in the Mendoza wine region, called SB Winemaker’s House & Spa Suites. [read more]
Argentina’s first female winemaker Susana Balbo has opened her flagship ... [read more]

Auberge Resorts unveils Halehouse Spa in California wine country, created in collaboration with TLEE Spas + Wellness

21 Sep 2022
Global spa development firm TLEE Spas + Wellness recently teamed up with Auberge Resorts Collection to realise a new 12,000sq ft spa at wellness destination resort Stanly Ranch, Auberge Resorts Collection. [read more]
Global spa development firm TLEE Spas + Wellness recently teamed ... [read more]

Tom Brady takes TB12 workout into the facilities market in deal with Wynn Las Vegas

20 Sep 2022
NFL superstar, Tom Brady, is taking his digital fitness concept TB12 into the facilities market for the first time following a deal with luxury resort operator, Wynn Las Vegas. [read more]
NFL superstar, Tom Brady, is taking his digital fitness concept ... [read more]

Whole Foods co-founder rumoured to launch chain of wellness centres and plant-based restaurants

14 Sep 2022
John Mackey, co-founder and former CEO of US organic supermarket chain Whole Foods, is reportedly set to launch a new US wellness brand named Healthy America. [read more]
John Mackey, co-founder and former CEO of US organic supermarket ... [read more]

Construction marches ahead for Saudi giga-projects Amaala and The Red Sea

14 Sep 2022
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind ultra-luxury Saudi tourism destination Amaala, has now signed over 300 contracts worth more than SAR 6.62 bn (US$1.7bn, €1.7bn £1.5bn). [read more]
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind ultra-luxury ... [read more]

Biologique Recherche goes stateside and makes US debut in Los Angeles

13 Sep 2022
French skincare brand Biologique Recherche has opened the doors to its flagship US destination in West Hollywood – named Ambassade Los Angeles. [read more]
French skincare brand Biologique Recherche has opened the doors to ... [read more]

Arch Amenities Group acquires Innovative Spa Management, Privai and Spa Space

12 Sep 2022
Arch Amenities Group (AAG) has announced the acquisition of Innovative Spa Management, Privai and Spa Space – the latter of which it gained a majority stake. [read more]
Arch Amenities Group (AAG) has announced the acquisition of Innovative ... [read more]

HBG Design behind Michigan’s six-storey Aquadome inspired by the sun’s path across the sky

12 Sep 2022
Hospitality and entertainment design firm HBG Design is helming the design of Michigan's new Gun Lake Casino Resort Aquadome – a glass-roofed, climate-controlled, indoor landscaped pool and event centre atrium environment. [read more]
Hospitality and entertainment design firm HBG Design is helming the ... [read more]

Blue Zones discoverer Dan Buettner to keynote at 2022 Global Wellness Summit

09 Sep 2022
Dan Buettner – who identified the five places in the world where people live the longest, healthiest lives and founded Blue Zone wellness communities – has been announced as the latest keynote for the 2022 Global Wellness Summit (GWS). [read more]
Dan Buettner – who identified the five places in the ... [read more]

Herb Kohler, executive chair of Kohler Co, dies aged 83

08 Sep 2022
Spa operator and bathroom fixtures company Kohler Co has announced the death of its executive chair Herbert Vollrath Kohler Jr. The 83-year-old passed away on 3 September after dedicating 61 years of his career to the family-owned organisation. [read more]
Spa operator and bathroom fixtures company Kohler Co has announced ... [read more]

Great Spa Towns of Europe Association gathers for first-ever General Assembly

07 Sep 2022
Members of the Great Spa Towns of Europe (GSTE) have gathered in Františkovy Lázně in the Czech Republic this week to take part in the first-ever General Assembly of the GSTE. [read more]
Members of the Great Spa Towns of Europe (GSTE) have ... [read more]
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