Gem Spa at Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Gains Four-Star Rating

Coral Beach Gem Spa is a stunning, 40,000 square-foot spa located onsite at the Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun resort. This luxury spa was just been awarded a Four Star Rating for 2017 from the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide.

Since 1958, the respected Forbes Travel Guide has offered travelers around the world valuable information. It’s been recognized as providing the most comprehensive reviews and ratings of hotels, spas and restaurants in the travel industry. Properties are evaluated by experienced inspectors and utilize an extensive list of 800 standards. The ultimate goal of the Forbes Travel Guide is to assist people to make the right choice for their specific travel needs.

Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Resort and Spa can be found in Cancun, Mexico. The luxury resort is located on a private piece of white sand beach. This spectacular spa includes 602 all-suite ocean front accommodations. Each suite comes with a private and spacious terrace. Gaze out towards the Caribbean Sea and the property’s lagoon-like pool.

As the originator of the leading Star Rating system, the Forbes Travel Guide has given Gem Spa the first ever Four Star Rating. This high quality, Cancun spa offers a variety of luxury spa treatments. It is now one of only two spas with the Four Star Rating in Cancun. It’s definitely an honor that Gem Spa, as well as Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun resort appreciate.

By offering countless luxury spa amenities, Gem Spa is in a class by itself. Its offerings integrate the cultural influence of surrounding Cancun. As an example, its spa treatments utilize chakra-balancing gems. These gems are inspired by ancient Mayan healing practices. To start, each treatment is initiated with a unique ten-step hydrotherapy ritual. This truly relaxing process takes each customer on a journey of various water temperatures and pressures.

Gem Spa is expansive and covers over two stories of the Cancun resort. You quickly realize you’re in for a VIP experience treat. The design of the spa includes a lavish decor consisting of rich woods and sand marble. In addition, you’ll notice lighted Italian mosaics and a variety of gorgeous water features. It’s a tranquil setting that quickly helps to relax both your body and mind.

Take a much deserved vacation in Mexico and stat at the Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Resort and Spa. Get pampered at Four Star Rating – Gem Spa. Return soon to follow our luxury blog. Read about the best vacation spots in the world.

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Get Pampered in Florida with Seasonal Spa Treatments

With the Christmas holiday season and New Years over with, winter is still underway. Many parts of the world are experiencing cold weather. It’s time consider a much needed vacation and experience seasonal spa treatments in sunny Florida.

Two of Florida’s finest resorts are the Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa and Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa. These luxury resort properties offer the best amenities and luxurious accommodations. Best of all, be sure to enjoy their seasonal spa treatments.

During the Christmas season, several well known ingredients are Gingerbread, Peppermint and Cranberry. Both Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa and Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa have integrated these tasty treats in their respective, seasonal spa treatments.


SiSpa at Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa
· Winter Rescue Treatment
Keep sinuses clear and the immune system strong with this purifying upper body treatment and Ayurvedic scalp massage. Perfect for those recovering from seasonal allergies or chest complaints, this treatment uses the essential oils of eucalyptus, tea tree and pine to decongest and boost natural immunity. Guests will leave refreshed and breathing freely. (50 minutes, $99)

· Hot Toddy Mani-Pedi
Features a Bourbon Bubbler scrub and a Red Hot Cinnamon oil massage with nail cleaning and cutting (100 minutes, $99)


SiSpa at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa

· Cranberry Orange Body Scrub & Wrap
Filling the room with festive scents of cranberry and orange, this treatment begins with a full body exfoliation with a cranberry orange scrub. Next, a detoxifying, antioxidant-rich mud masque is applied, followed by a gentle cocoon wrap. While wrapped, guests will receive a relaxing face and scalp massage to melt away tension. A rich cranberry orange body butter finishes off this delectable treatment to hydrate skin and lock in moisture. Guests can also opt for the Deluxe version of this treatment that includes a relaxing 25-minute massage. (50-minute treatment, $99; 80-minute Deluxe treatment, $150)

· Gingerbread Manicure & Pedicure
The perfect holiday mani for one hot cookie. Hands will be treated to a butterscotch effervescent vitamin soak, with chicory root and sweet almond oil for ultimate skin hydration. Next, a scrumptious brown sugar polish exfoliates and revives dry winter skin leaving behind a fragrance of gingersnap bourbon. Finally, before prep and polish begins, hands and feet will be thoroughly massaged with warmed, spicy caramel body milk. (80-minutes, $89)

· Guests can enhance their spa experience and rejuvenate the senses with an aromatherapy enhancement. Peppermint, eucalyptus and dwarf pine holiday scents are available. ($10)

Florida is a wonderful place to visit anytime of the year. It’s one of the top destinations in the U.S. and offers endless beaches and attractions to enjoy.

You can take advantage of the above seasonal spa treatments in sunny all through the month of January 2017. Beat the cold and get a pampering, VIP experience.

The Life of Luxury can help you plan and book your vacation getaway to Florida. Get pampered at one of resort’s luxury spas and be treated to relaxing seasonal spa treatments. Return soon and follow our luxury blog.

Get Pampered as Florida’s SiSpa Expands Spa Services for Men

The luxury Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa towers above Palm Beach County. 21 stories high and offering incredible views of the Atlantic Ocean and Florida coast. For men looking for a little pampering this summer, you are in luck! SiSpa is expanding its high-end spa services for men.

SiSpa is an award-winning seaside sanctuary. This luxury spa offers its guest world-class wellness and named one of the Top 20 U.S. Spas by Condé Nast Traveler in 2015. In touch with its location near the ocean, each of the treatment rooms at SiSpa are named after the world’s oceans and seas.

This cutting edge spa features the latest technologies and an array of relaxing services. Focusing more on more on male wellness, SiSpa has introduced its “Admiral Services of the Si” program for men. Not only should guys work at staying in shape, but also look their very best. In addition, the Florida spa is the only one in all of Palm Beach County using the brand new PerkTM system.

The “Admiral Services of the Si” treatments were created to improve the overall well being of men, plus their skin health. The services include a selection of skin scrubs, facials, foot and hand care.

The new menu of “Admiral’s Services of the Si” includes the following:

* Sailor’s Healing Facial
– This results-driven treatment uses Skin Authority products to moisturize and tighten the skin, smoothing away lines. The 50-minute treatment begins with a neck and shoulder massage. Next, a series of glycolic resurfacing treatments – Super C Serum to brighten, Ultra-Rich Moisturizer to hydrate and SPF 30 to protect – as well as a powerful dose of antioxidants, are applied to fight free radical damage and protect the cells for a more vibrant, youthful look. Guests report that skin tone is instantly brighter, fine lines and wrinkles are softer and smoother, and collagen is stimulated.

* Bourbon Body Scrub
– utilizing Farmhouse Fresh’s Bourbon Bubbler Sugar Scrub, this 50-minute treatment gently exfoliates the skin from head to toe to remove dead surface cells and provide hydration. After an invigorating scrub and shower, Red Hot Cinnamon Oil is applied to moisturize the entire body. The treatment wraps up with a Honey Heel Glaze that is applied to the soles of the feet, followed by hot towels to remove excess glaze.

* Captain’s Manicure & Pedicure
– To soothe rough hands and feet, these exfoliating and hydrating services feature Farmhouse Fresh’s Bourbon Bubbler Kentucky Whiskey Scrub and Red Hot Cinnamon Oil. Gents will enjoy a relaxing massage with Arnica Cream for 40 minutes of revitalizing muscle relief. Manicure and pedicure sold separately.

Perk is first hybrid facial in the world that blends in-office exfoliation along with take-home products. The benefit is to extend the improvement of care to the client’s eyes, lips and skin. Perk treatments can be added to enhance the results of any facial. Below are the treatment benefits:

* Eye Service – brightens the delicate skin around the eye, reducing dark circles and puffiness
* Lip Service – lightly plumps lips and locks in moisture
* Face Service – deeply exfoliates and feeds skin super antioxidants for a healthy glow

The way Perk works is it carefully exfoliates the skin by using serums that are packed with antioxidants. In as little as 10 minutes, your skin will radiate and become hydrated. Your skin’s surface will glow and feel smooth.

SiSpa is the ultimate place to receive a VIP experience on the shores of Florida’s eastern coast. Its sea-inspired spa menu is ideal for women, men and even couples. Receive a VIP treatment and choose from relaxing massages, waxes, facials, as well as nail and body therapies. massages, facials, waxes and nail therapies.

Make a full vacation of it and stay at the luxurious Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa. Proud to be the only all-suite beachfront property in Palm Beach County, reserve one of their 193 suites. Each luxury suite is spacious and provides a condo-style living.

Let our concierge service department help you plan your next dream vacation. Consider a stay in sunny Florida and get pampered at SiSpa. Rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit. Be sure to follow our luxury blog

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Be Pampered at a Wellness Retreat at the CostaBaja Resort and Spa

Getting away on a luxury vacation means different things to different people. Some enjoy to relax and be pampered while, others are super-charged and wanting to see everything they can. The CostaBaja Resort and Spa Resort and Spa is offering a wonderful, wellness retreat.

Yoga Master Cat Van Haayen is a former professional triathlete, and the creator of YOGathletA. YOGathletA is a method that focus on athletes and is yoga-inspired. Cat Van Haayen will be the instructor for the wellness retreat at the luxury CostaBaja Resort and Spa. The course is titled, “Rejuvenate, Reactivate and Revitalize.”

This retreat will take place between May 18 and 22. “Rejuvenate, Reactivate and Revitalize” will be a relaxing and re-energizing event. CostaBaja Resort and Spa is near the the capital of Mexico’s Baja California – La Paz. This all-inclusive property is located on the shores of the scenic, Sea of Corte.

A summary of this CostaBaja wellness retreat includes the following:
* Luxurious room with amazing views in the five star CostaBaja Resort
* Shuttle service both to and from the nearby airport
* Full meal plan that includes breakfast, lunch and dinner
* An open bar between noon to 11:00 p.m. each day at several bars at the resort
* A full day water excursion, including swimming with the seals
* A daily Retreats Unlimited gift bag for each guest
* All taxes, tips and services at the hotel restaurants

This five-day, four-night retreat will revive and empower your mind, body and spirit. Enjoy beautiful beach sunsets, relaxing spa treatments and early morning yoga sessions on the beach. You will also enjoy various meditation techniques and experience nightly empowerment meditations as the sun sets each day.

The luxurious CostaBaja Resort and Spa is situated on 550 acres of lush, environmentally protected coastal land. Take in ocean views, a white sand beach, in addition to a 250 slip marina.

Focusing on various sports athletes, Cat Van Haayen is one of the most recognized yoga instructors in the industry. She has a strong background in Pilates and combines yoga along with strength training, mobility, stability, and different recovery techniques.

Please consider this amazing VIP experience. If you book before April 15, the wellness retreat is only $2,459.00 USD for a shared room. Double occupancy is $2,755 for single occupancy.

Local sightseeing is also encouraged. Visit nearby Isla Espiritu Santo, which is designated as a UNESCO World-Heritage bio-reserve. For golf lovers, try your golfing skills. Play on the only, Gary Player-designed golf course in all of Mexico.

Contact The Life of Luxury to book the “Rejuvenate, Reactivate and Revitalize” wellness retreat at the CostaBaja Resort and Spa. Our travel specialists can book your entire itinerary. Be sure to come back soon and follow our luxury blog. We share the latest luxury travel news and trendy destinations around the world.

Photo: CostaBaja Resort and Spa

Pamper Yourself with Luxury Treatments at 4 Award-Winning Spas

Many people around the world are tired of the cold weather that winter brings. Spring is right around the corner, so it’s time to experience luxury firsthand and get pampered at some of the top award-winning spas.

Give your body what it craves with a VIP experience offering unparalleled relaxation and ultimate satisfaction. Receive a rejuvenating spa treatment to ward off those winter blues and revitalize your mind, body and spirit.

For many people, spending time at a premiere luxury resort or day spa is a wonderful pleasure. It’s their time to beat the stress of our daily lives. So make plans to enjoy world-class treatments and luxury spa services!

We wanted to share 4 award-winning spas with you and some of their featured, luxury spa treatment packages:

· SiSpa at Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa
· SiSpa at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa
Utilizing the guava fruit, with its sparkling berry notes and intoxicating blossoms of freshness, try the Rejuvenating Indian Si Scrub. This 50-minute treatment starts with an invigorating guava scrub with guava products from Pure Fiji. Guava is known to be packed with essential antioxidants and vitamins and contain the richest natural source of vitamin C. Vitamin C assists collagen production in your skin. Spa guest will then enjoy a refreshing shower, followed by relaxing, body massage. Customize your massage by choosing your guava oil relaxation application.
The Rejuvenating Indian Si Scrub treatment is priced at $110 at SiSpa Pompano Beach it is $110 and $125 at SiSpa at Palm Beach Marriott.

· The Umstead Spa at The Umstead Hotel and Spa (Cary, N.C.)
The Flower Hammam Ritual treat at The Umstead Spa is both a rejuvenating and cleansing treatment. It consists of using rich essential oils. The luxury spa treatment starts with an exfoliation of Lemon Coffee Blossom Scrub. Next your body is covered with warm, white clay. This process helps detoxify and cleanse the skin. Your sensory VIP experience continues with rich aromas of Orange Quince Mist, along with Moroccan Mint Tea. To warm and relax the body, the Flower Hammam Ritual continues with a relaxing application of Cardamom Amber Oil.
Flower Hammam Ritual at at The Umstead Hotel and Spa is priced at $165 for a 80 minute treatment or $220 for 100 Minutes.

· Sanctuary Spa at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain (Scottsdale, Arizona)
The Citrus Lavender Softening Scrub treatment is an experience of intoxicating aromas. Smell the glorious fragrance of bright citrus and balancing lavender. Spa guests can unwind with nourishing sea minerals, in addition to the healing properties of lavender. This full body exfoliation is wonderful, relaxing delight. Indulge in this luxury, antioxidant body hydration application. After the treatment makes your skin feel silky and smooth, continue with a relaxing body massage.
The Citrus Lavender Softening Scrub at Sanctuary Spa at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain is priced at – 60-minutes $165 and 90-minutes $235 Monday-Thursday, plus 60-minutes $175 and 90-minutes $245 Friday-Sunday.

· The Spa at Whiteface Lodge (Lake Placid, New York)
The Purifying Lodge Retreat allows guests to enjoy a purifying, renewing and detoxifying 80-minute multi-step treatment. This luxury treatment features numerous, mineral rich ingredients. This particular body treatment starts with a clay wrap that includes iron, magnesium and several amino acids. Next spa guests enjoy an application of oil infused with grapefruit, plus cypress leaves, lemon peel and juniper berries. The result of this treatment leaves one’s body relaxed and refreshed. To end, your treatment includes a full-body, hot stone massage.
The Purifying Lodge Retreat at The Spa at Whiteface Lodge is priced at $185 Monday-Thursday. and $195 Friday-Sunday.

Are you ready to be pampered and enjoy a luxury spa treatment? To visit one of the above mentioned award-winning spas, please contact us to help with your travel reservation. Return to follow our luxury blog and read about additional, luxury spa packages.

Photo: SiSpa at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa

Get Pampered at the New Organic Spa at Pico Bonito

The luxurious Lodge at Pico Bonito in Honduras has announced its new organic spa. The Spa at Pico Bonito is an outdoor spa and consists of three, circular cabins on stilts. The purpose of the stilts is to maintain balance and harmony with the surrounding environment’s natural energies.

The Lodge at Pico Bonito is an eco-lodge that offers guests 22 private standard and superior cabins. The cabins are bout 400 square feet in size. The all-natural Spa at Pico Bonito was built among the lush rainforest beside the nearby Corinto River. The newly opened spa is 3,675 square foot in size.

Of the three different cabins, one will be for individual massage treatments, another for couple massage and the last one comes with a Vichy shower. There is also a Temazcal or Maya-style sauna, in addition to a plunge pool.

The Spa at Pico Bonito has carefully based its treatments on pre-Hispanic indigenous healing traditions and culture. Clients will enjoy a VIP experience with the use of all natural ingredients and essential oils used in all of the luxury spa’s facials, aromatherapies and relaxing massage therapies.

There are several spa packages to choose from at the Lodge at Pico Bonito, including:

Facials – steam, exfoliation, extraction, facial masks, peels and massages – often remove impurities and regenerate and revitalize the skin tissue. Here are some of the eco-lodge’s facials.

– Organic Fruit Facial fuses seasonal fruits, cocoa, clays, cucumber, honey, melon, banana, lychee, papaya, pineapple and passion fruit to relax and refresh your face. The 50-minute facial cost US $45.

– Men’s Real Parrot Facial reduces acne and removes blemishes with key ingredients such as mint, rosemary, aloe (vitamin A and C) and oleic acid. The 50-minute facial cost US $45.
Tissue-Repairing Purifying Facial uses bromalina, a natural exfoliant to dissolve oils and cleanse pores, as well as passion fruit, an antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and energizer, to purify the skin. The 50-minute facial cost US $45.

Aromatherapy Synergies
Aromatherapy, also known as Essential Oil therapy, is a holistic approach of using extracts from plants to balance, harmonize and improve the mind, body and soul. The eco-lodge entices spa lovers with the following aromatherapies.

Balancing promotes relaxation, peace and harmony by using essential oils such as spruce, rosewood spruce, rosewood, frankincense, and blue tansy.
Stimulating reduces physical and mental fatigue, as well as boosts energy by using peppermint essential oil to invigorate and awaken the body and mind.
Detox relaxes muscles, improves circulation and relieves joint pain by using essential oils such basil, grapefruit, cypress, marjoram, mint, and lavender to drain and remove toxins.

Massage Techniques
Research reveals massage therapy helps to reduce anxiety and stress while improving energy, sleep and the immune system. Spa goers should indulge in the massages listed below.

Deep Forest alleviates stress and muscle tension in the back of the neck and shoulders. Guests can indulge in this deep massage for 30-minutes at US $35, 60-minutes at US $70 or 80-minutes at US $90.
Guatusa incorporates herbs to eliminate tiredness from your feet, as well as a deep rhythmic technique to stimulate the lymphatic system to reduce stress and strain on your legs and feet. Massage is available for 35-minutes at US $35 and 60-minutes for US $65.
Comprehensive Therapeutic Chiromassage incorporates two healing techniques – physical therapy and chiropractic – to align bones, improve sleep, and relax the central nervous system. This massage also incorporates a relaxing massage and reflexology to give guests multiple restorative benefits. The 50-minute massage costs US $85.


For more information and additional spa treatment packages, please visit: The Lodge at Pico Bonito

Be part of the new wellness travel craze that is growing at a fast rate. Stay at the Lodge at Pico Bonito and enjoy ultimate relaxation at the new Spa at Pico Bonito. We can help you plan and book your entire itinerary. If you like reading about luxury travel articles, be sure to come back again and follow this luxury blog.

Photo: Lodge at Pico Bonito / Devon Stephens of Roatan Photography

Luxury Spa Experience at La Mamounia Hotel in Marrakech, Morocco

Located on royal grounds, the luxury La Mamounia Hotel in Marrakech, Morocco is a five-star palacial property. La Mamounia is set in beautiful royal gardens, in the heart of the imperial city of Marrakech.

The grounds surrounding La Mamounia include 300 year old olive trees, in addition to a vegetable garden. The hotel was designed with Moorish opulence and offers unlimited luxury amenities to make each hotel guest feel special.

For a true VIP experience, visit the 27,000-square-foot Spa La Mamounia and indulge in ultimate spa pampering. Spa La Mamounia focuses on both the beauty of mind and body. Spa La Mamounia now features Amala as its signature line of skincare products. Amala is respected as the world’s premier plant-powered luxury skincare brand, utilizing whole plant ingredients from the foothills of the scenic German Alps.

Like La Mamounia, Amala believes in nature’s transformative powers, so a partnership was meant to be. Spa La Mamounia features traditional hammams, stunning treatment rooms, Jacuzzi, relaxation room, fitness and exercise spaces, gorgeous indoor pool, in addition to both manicure and pedicure cabins.

The new spa therapies at La Mamounia are based on Amala’s six skincare lines and focus on specific needs such as – rejuvenate, hydrate, purify, soothe, brighten and detoxify. Below are the description of two luxury spa therapies:

New Amala facial experiences (30-90 minutes)
Focus on moisture infusion to replenish dry, dehydrated skin with nourishing plant oils; soothing hydration to improve elasticity and calm delicate skin; anti-oxidant age repair using age-defying plant actives; refining to restore youthful firmness and supple texture with powerful marine botanicals; rebalancing for combination skin; deep cleansing to clarify pores and purify the skin with nature’s most powerful phyto-actives and Rhassoul clay; radiance with botanicals rich in powerful peptides; and brightening with high potency plant actives to even and clarify skin tone and refine texture.

Amala body therapies (45-150 minutes)
Focus on: energizing to release tension via a stimulating exfoliation, detoxifying mask and invigorating massage using Thai and Shaitsu techniques, complemented by a mini facial; stimulating with a marine body wrap that envelops the body in vital nutrients of the sea, complemented by foot reflexology and dry brush exfoliation; soothing and purifying with a full body exfoliation via a mineral rich sea salt and crushed olive stone body polish, followed by a detoxifying clay body mask; aromatherapy including a shoulder massage, purifying scalp mud mask and skin renewing express facial; and pure back cleansing to detoxify for more even tone and texture. Additional Amala signature therapies at La Mamounia highlight sports and therapeutic massage; mama-to-be relaxation; warm stone massage; and revitalizing foot reflexology massage.

The word Amala translates into “most pure” in Sanskrit and is considered the beauty industry’s premier plant-powered luxury skincare collection. Amalza skincare beauty products are used at many five-star spas located around the world.

If you would like to visit a five-star luxury spa like at the La Mamounia Hotel in Marrakech, Morocco, contact The Life of Luxury today. We can help plan your luxury travel needs for the ultimate VIP experience. Return often to this luxury blog to read about the latest travel and beauty industry news.

Photo: La Mamounia Hotel

Luxury Spa and Wellness Experiences in Germany

Germany is blessed with a wide selection of luxury spas to get pampered and leave all your worries behind. Many people are surprised Germany has so many luxury spas to receive a true VIP experience.

For generations, Germans have always focused on their health and there are numerous resorts and spas specialize in combining the best treatments. We want to feature five luxury spa regions for discriminating guests who desire the very best.

The Incredible city of Baden-Baden has long been a popular destination for people looking for the best in wellness, culture and luxury. Many hotels in the area feature an on-site spa facility. The luxury Der Kleine Prinz hotel is romantic property that dates all the way back to 1890. There’s also the Brenners Park-Hotel and Spa (photo above) where you can stay in a luxury suite that overlooks the park. The hotel’s restaurant – Brenners-Park Restaurant was recently recognized and awarded a coveted Michelin Star.

You can also experience a luxury spa treatment at one of area’s public thermal baths. For example, try the Roman-Irish Friedrichsbad. This establishment was first opened back in 1877. They help clients through a – 17 stages, well-being program.


This region Germany offers spectacular scenery such as stunning natural landscapes and iconic landmarks. For an amazing wellness retreat, Bavaria is ideal. There are several highly rated luxury spa hotels to choose from. The 5-star Hotel Schloss Elmau can be found in the scenic Bavarian Alps. Feast on the beauty of mountain scenery. The Schloss Elmau Retreat is a sister property of Hotel Schloss Elmau just opened last month.

Sightseeing is plentiful in Bavaria. Don’t miss a visit to the world famous, fairytale castle – Schloss Neuschwanstein. In addition, part of a UNESCO biosphere reserve is Berchtesgadener, where you can receive unique spa treatments such as whey or hay baths and soothing warm mud treatments.


In Eastern Germnay, the Thuringian Forest region invites visitors to its numerous small towns, including Bad Salzungen. You can be treated to SOLE (salt) treatments that are famous due to the nearby natural saltwater springs. This establishment is one of oldest saltwater spas in Germany.

Bio-Seehotel Zeulenroda is Germany’s first organic resort and can be found on a tranquil fresh water reservoir. The luxury resort offers numerous spa treatments and strives to be a carbon-neutral property.

North Sea
In northern Germany is Wadden National Park. There you can stay at the luxury spa resort – St. Peter-Ording. In business for over 150 years, it’s an incredible property. With salty air, a relaxing walk on the beach is a must. Visit the nearby pine wood forests and take in nature’s beauty. Located on the North Sea is Restaurant and Bar “54” for a wonderful, fine dining experience.

Another terrific choice is upscale Aalernhuis Hotel & Spa. This luxury spa utilizes beauty products with natural, local ingredients including algae and amber. They are perfect to receive a stress relieving treatment.


Baltic Sea
The many islands and land near the scenci Baltic Sea provide the ideal blend of gorgeous seaside resorts and wellness properties. Choose from many small cities that offer romantic spa hotels. For example, the Schlossgut Schloss Schwansee is a luxury countryside manor that offers its luxury spa in the property’s prior horse stables. Another choice in Rostock is the Neptun Spa and Hotel. This location features a tremendous, 25,000 square foot spa that has a beautiful pool filled with fresh Baltic sea water. It’s a VIP experience to remember!


If you would like to book a trip to Germany and experience a luxury spa treatment at one the country’s top resorts, let us help plan and book your entire luxury travel itinerary. Follow this luxury blog to stay on top of the latest luxury industry news and travel package deals.

Photo: Brenners Park-Hotel and Spa

Enjoy New York’s Finger Lakes Region at Mirbeau Inn & Spa

The luxurious Mirbeau Inn & Spa is a 34-room French-inspired retreat found near Skaneateles Lake in Central New York’s popular Finger Lakes region. The stunning inn is surrounded by lush, Monet-inspired gardens and highly regarded for its endless luxury amenities, as well as the retreat’s intimate atmosphere.

Built in French country style, Mirbeau is is also surrounded by spruce forests, crystal clear lakes, and rolling hills. Wine lovers will rejoice and can visit more than 100 local wineries.

Mirbeau Inn & Spa has announced a new 851 package, which was named after the Inn’s actual address – 851 West Genesee Street. It’s the ideal was for guests to experience all that the luxury inn has to offer – French country guestrooms with fireplaces and claw foot tubs, savory fine dining menus, a wonderful wine list, plus a serene spa.

The 851 package at Mirbeau Inn & Spa includes accommodations for two nights plus a $500 credit which can be used toward any of their spa treatments. Try a Honey and Wine Body Wrap or even a Men’s Estate Facial. It’s truly a VIP experience!

Also included is a $100 wine card to be used for use at the inn’s self-serve wine stations. You can choose from 24 wine choices, including New York State wines and even top international selections.

Pricing begins at $851 and is based on double occupancy. Room tax and resort fee are extra. This Mirbeau Inn & Spa travel package is available now through June 30 for Sunday through Wednesday arrivals.

If you are interested in booking the new 851 package at Mirbeau Inn & Spa in New York, contact The Life of Luxury today. We can help plan and book your entire itinerary. Follow this luxury blog to keep up on all the latest luxury travel news.

Photo: Mirbeau Inn & Spa

HydraFacial Pampering at Your Favorite Luxury Spas

Looking for a terrific way to look your best and treat your skin? We all want that perfect complexion, but it’s hard to find the time with our busy lives.

Pamper yourself with a HydraFacial at one of these award winning luxury spas – The Spa at Whiteface Lodge in New York, SiSpa at Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island in Florida and SiSpa at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach in Florida.

The two waterfront, SiSpa spas are located in two of Florida’s top resorts. Whiteface Lodge is found in the High Peaks of the Adirondacks, near Lake Placid, New York.

The HydraFacial is the most advanced and effective facial treatment available that consistently delivers quick results. A HydraFacial treatment consists of four simple steps to actually restore your skin to a youthful, healthy state. The goal is to enable your skin to function optimally.

HydraFacial was developed by Edge Systems LLC, and is the latest advance in non-laser skin-resurfacing systems. It offers a customized treatment to help all skin types reach their optimal state by improving the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, oily skin, congested and enlarged pores, brown spots plus hyper-pigmentation.

SISpa Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa
Photo: SISpa Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa

The power of this medical grade treatment is it’s the only hydradermabrasian procedure that cleanses, extracts, exfoliates, detoxifies and hydrates all at the same time! The result is delivering long-term skin benefits that were not previously achieved. The HydraFacial process actually uses Vortex-Fusion technology, thus offering both a physical and chemical exfoliation process that removes imbedded oils and debris, in addition to delivering skin-specific solutions that greatly improve the appearance of your skin.

The Spa at Whiteface Lodge:
Pricing for 25/50/80-minute treatments is $125/$195/$265 (Friday-Sunday) and $115/$185/$255 (Monday-Thursday)

SiSpa at Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island:
Pricing for 20/50/80-minutes treatments is $195/$285/$475

SiSpa at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach:
Pricing for 20/50/80-minutes treatments is $175/$265/$375

If you would like to book a travel reservation for a VIP experience at one of the above luxury resorts and try a HydraFacial treatment, contact us today. Follow this luxury blog to read about other great luxury travel packages.

Photo: SiSpa at Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island – Florida

A Valentine’s Day Stay at the Luxury Sheraton Macao Hotel

Macao is a mysterious port city located on the southern coast of China and has become a tourist mecca, especially for its gaming industry.

Celebrate Valentine’s Day this year with a romantic getaway at the luxury Sheraton Macao Hotel.

Offering a “Stay for Three Nights, Pay for Two” promotion, stay at the Sheraton Macao Hotel anytime during 2015 with rates starting at just $119 per night.

For Valentine’s Day, the luxury hotel’s Shine Spa is offering two indulgent Valentine’s Spa Journeys – the Candle Massage or Lava Bamboo between February 6 and February 15. Each spa journey includes an amazing 90-minute body massage with a choice of warm bamboo sticks or drizzling candle wax.

Once your spa treatment is over, couples can enjoy a leisurely Shine Spa Bath experience with strawberries and a bottle of bubbly. The price begins at USD $362 per couple.

After your spa pampering, it’s time to plan for a romantic dining experience. Bene is a modern Italian trattoria-style restaurant located at Sheraton Macao Hotel.

Restaurant Executive Sous Chef Gaetano Palumbo has created a special “Amore” menu that includes tantalizing dishes including – oyster lemon granite with passion fruit vodka, baked rib lamb with artichokes and potatoes and John Dory with saffron potatoes.

The delicious six-course “Amore” dinner also comes a decadent “Dessert of Love” to be shared between the couple. This incredible fine dining experience is priced at just USD $237 per couple.

If you want to step up the romance, consider dining under the stars in your own private poolside cabana. You choose between five, four and three course set menus. What an experience! Pricing starts at just USD $362 per couple.

If you are interested in booking the Valentine’s Day package and stay at the Sheraton Macao Hotel, please contact us today. We can assist planning and booking your entire itinerary. Return here and follow this luxury blog and read about the latest luxury travel industry news and special package deals.

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