July 2009, New Delhi, India: Oberoi Hotels & Resorts has introduced new and innovative spa menus that include therapies rooted in traditional Asian wellness and beauty philosophies with a global influence.
Fire – Touch Therapy
60 or 90-minute spa experience
Available at: The Oberoi Spas at the following hotels:
Himalayan Romance Retreat
2½-hour spa experience
Available at: The Oberoi Spa at Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas – An Oberoi Resort
Leave the world behind while you and your loved one indulge in a session of body pampering treatments. Start with a body exfoliation with our customized blend of exotic Indian spices to purify and cleanse your skin to a lustrous glow. Relax in an aromatic steam bath to open the pores and breathing passages followed by a soothing massage. Your treatment concludes with a relaxing bath as you absorb the stunning views of the Himalayas.
Tree of Life
3-hour spa experience
Available at: The Oberoi Spa at The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore
(Pomegranate scrub, pomegranate orange wrap, pomegranate massage, bathing ritual)
Our signature body pampering session starts with an exfoliating treatment using refining paste of pomegranate crystals leaving your skin soft and ready to absorb the nutrients from the luscious pomegranate orange body wrap that follows. Succumb to the skillful touch of your therapist as she eases out the tension in your body with a relaxing pomegranate oil massage. Your session concludes with a soak in an exquisite bathing ritual leaving you detoxified and renewed.
Further notes to the Editor:
About Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas – An Oberoi Resort
The odyssey of wellness at Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas begins with the tranquillity of the setting. The resort is swathed in palpable silence, broken only by birdsong and the rustle of pine and cedar. At 8,250 feet above sea level, Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas is ensconced in 22 acres of dense woods at the foothills of the Himalayas. From its vantage point on top of a knoll, the resort looks out onto rugged mountains, snow-clad peaks, verdant valleys and dense forest.
About The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore
The Oberoi Vanyavilas is a luxury jungle resort located adjacent to the Ranthambhore National Park. Set in 20 acres of landscaped gardens, the resort is the ideal base from which to explore the territory of the majestic tiger. The resort combines the exhilaration of jungle adventure with the luxury of elegantly appointed spacious tents that blend seamlessly into their natural surroundings of a meandering watercourse and fragrant mango and lime trees. Nestled amidst these are spa suites, where guests can revel in a wide range of rejuvenating treatments. The Oberoi Spa at the resort offers a selection of holistic, non-clinical therapies, massages and beauty treatments incorporating ancient Ayurvedic principles, Aromatherapy and Western techniques administered by skilful therapists.
About The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur
The Oberoi Rajvilas is an idyllic retreat that evokes princely Rajasthan with luxurious rooms, villas and royal tents in a fort-like setting. Spread over 32 acres of lush gardens, flowering trees and cascading fountains, the hotel offers the ideal base to indulge in rejuvenating treatments, undertake private Yoga, meditations and Pranayam sessions with the resident Yoga teacher or explore one of India’s most exotic and vibrant cities – Jaipur.
About The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra
The Oberoi Amarvilas is located just 600 meters from the greatest monument to love – the Taj Mahal. Spread over nine acres of elaborate gardens, terraced lawns, fountains, reflection pools and pavilions, the classical design of the luxury hotel is a tribute to the legacy of Moorish and Mughal architecture, accentuating awe-inspiring vistas of the most exquisite mausoleum in the world. Guests at the hotel can delight in wellness programs that comprise a range of lavish spa treatments and include yoga and meditation sessions.
About Oberoi Hotels & Resorts
Oberoi Hotels & Resorts are synonymous the world over with providing the right blend of luxury, impeccable service and quiet efficiency. Internationally recognised for all-round excellence and unparalleled levels of service, Oberoi Hotels & Resorts have the distinction of receiving innumerable awards and accolades. Luxury as a unique, memorable and personal experience is core to the Oberoi philosophy. It encompasses every element of a guest’s stay at the hotels that creatively combine breathtaking locations, luxurious environs and the best of modern amenities with personalised service delivered with care. Presently, there are 16 Oberoi hotels and three cruisers across five countries. www.oberoihotels.com