Staff members at the resort love the three queen bees onsite so much that they’ve incorporated them into Bee Breaks for small, executive VIP groups.
From Tai Chi to aromatherapy, attendees at the premier Meet Well conference, held last week in Las Vegas, experienced dozens of wellness touches that they could take back to their own events.
The Meet Well attendees referred to practicing "sneaky wellness," in other words, finding ways to sneak in healthy elements regardless.
“Planners are constantly seeking out wellness-centric experiences to encourage mental and physical well-being among attendees."
A single week of mind, body and spirit pampering can have a profound effect on the overall well-being of your attendees.
Silversea's wellness activities include yoga and pilates classes, both on board and on shore, and a free spa massage treatment.
Attendees will especially enjoy the spider monkeys climbing around the property.
Attendees will literally be given garden shears to select and cut leafy greens to put on their plates at lunchtime.
“The campus is surrounded by protected lands, providing privacy and protection from distractions of the outside world ─ key attributes of the Miraval Experience."
The resort’s signature Grove Artisan Kitchen uses several ingredients that are grown at the resort in addition to partnerships with local farmers.
"Wellness tourism is a $494 billion industry, and the latest trends survey from the IRF showed that more than 50% of planners are increasing the inclusion of wellness/well-being activities in their meetings and incentive travel programs. That's why we created Meet Well."
The spa's expert aromatherapist will guide attendees on a journey of self-discovery via scent.
Meandering paths guide guests through the public spaces, expanding on the idea that straight lines do not exist in nature.
All groups showed improvements up to one month after the retreat; however, the novice meditators had fewer symptoms of depression and less stress longer than the non-meditating vacationers.
See how Sedona’s natural and artistic landscapes facilitate high-impact and hyperlocal group experiences.
Millennials define "healthy" as a daily commitment to eating right, exercising and being mindful.
In addition to its meditation alcoves, Chaminade has added mats and traditional Japanese Zabuton cushions, which are commonly used in Zen meditation.
Set aside a couple minutes by yourself or with coworkers to be mindful before walking into a business meeting.
Planners are partnering with local restaurants and culinary suppliers, such artisanal purveyors, whiskey distilleries or craft breweries.
Meetings in the South present the opportunity for creative and hyperlocal outdoor wellness experiences.
The merging of traditional medicine and wellness has sparked some pretty interesting medical meetings as of late.
From rock climbing and mountainside yoga to designing dream catchers, groups get in on the wellness and wonder of Arizona meetings.
Natural hot springs and and array of wellness experiences create a soulful sanctuary for New Mexico incentive groups
“Paired with our 4.0 program, guests leave with a renewed body and mind along with a personally tailored health and fitness program to support a vibrantly active and healthy lifestyle.”
The following corporate retreats for 2016 offer a unique opportunity to pamper and invigorate teams—from wellness in the woods to lavish historic haunts.