June 2009: This monsoon embark on a journey of rejuvenation with Oberoi Hotels & Resorts. According to Indian mythology, rain signifies purification of the universe. The July to September monsoon season is considered ideal to detoxify the body. This is the best time of the year to undertake an energising spa programme that is a unique combination of purification, rejuvenation and pampering.
The new spa menus at The Amarvilas, Agra and The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur offer another reason to plan this revitalising getaway. In addition to offering traditional therapies like the Balinese massage and a wide range of Ayurvedic treatments, the menus include innovative treatments that incorporate the therapeutic sound and vibrations of Tibetan singing bowls to cleanse and enhance the chakra energy centers; heated lava shells to synergise warmth and deep pressure in a massage and the renowned Hungarian spa brand, Omorovicza, for facials and body wraps.
Those who wish to revel in the magic of the monsoon with a spa vacation can avail of the special package of exceptional value that offers a 2-night stay at The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur for Rs. 35,000*, and The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra and The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur for Rs. 36,500* (*tax extra).The package includes the following:
Validity: Until 30 September 2009Special rates for longer stay and single occupancy are also available.
For reservations call 011-2389 0606 or toll-free 1 800 11 2030 or visit www.oberoihotels.com
The Oberoi Spas offer an experience that is a unique combination of relaxation, rejuvenation and pampering. Exquisitely designed in spectacular settings, each spa is a haven of peace and tranquility located within the luxurious environs of an Oberoi hotel or resort.
The Oberoi Spas offer an extensive spa menu that includes holistic, non-clinical therapies, massages and beauty treatments incorporating ancient Ayurvedic principles, Aromatherapy and Western techniques. The therapies are rooted in traditional Asian wellness and beauty philosophies, with a global influence. In addition to offering traditional therapies like the Balinese massage and a wide range of Ayurvedic treatments, the menus include innovative treatments that incorporate the therapeutic sound and vibrations of Tibetan singing bowls to cleanse and enhance the chakra energy centers and heated lava shells to synergize warmth and deep pressure in a massage. Massages, exotic body scrubs, floral baths and rejuvenating beauty procedures are administered by skilful therapists who have undergone extensive training.
Extended personalised spa programs are also available. Individualised assessment by the resident Ayurvedic Doctor is followed by a programme that includes body-limbering yoga and calming meditation sessions, under the direction of the in-house Yoga instructor, and a selection of therapies that rejuvenate, revitalise and energise.
About The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur:
Ranked the 2nd best hotel in the world by the readers in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards Readers’ Poll 2008, The Oberoi Rajvilas is an idyllic retreat that evokes princely Rajasthan with luxury 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 perfect base from which to explore one of India’s most exotic and vibrant cities – Jaipur.
About The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur:
Ranked the best hotel in the world by the readers in the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2007, acknowledged amongst the most prestigious ranking in the international travel industry, The Oberoi Udaivilas in Udaipur is conceived as a traditional Mewari palace. Magnificently recreating the romance of the past and yet completely in keeping with the 21st century, this luxury hotel both reflects and honours its inspiration. Spread over an expanse of 30 acres on the banks of Lake Pichola and rambling elegantly around courtyards and walkway, gentle rippling fountains, reflecting pools and verdant gardens, The Oberoi Udaivilas is instilled with an overall serenity.
About The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra:
Rated the 6th best hotel in the world by the readers of Travel + Leisure magazine, 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.