Hotel gyms can be essential for letting loose the pent-up energy that goes along with sitting in a ballroom all day.
The retreat is also set up with a golf simulator for attendees to “play” on some of the world’s most challenging championship courses.
The South Africa booth featured rooibos tea, a traditional beverage of the native Khoi people with numerous health benefits, while at Monaco, attendees could relax with a 10 minute-foot massage.
“We want to continue to enhance our unparalleled wellness experience, and Jason is the perfect addition to our focus on fitness.”
Crystal Cruises has partnered with wellness institutions including the Tai Chi Cultural Center and The Cleveland Clinic as part of its Creative Learning Institute, offering on-board classes ranging from Healthy Abs and Back to Memory Fitness to Tai Chi.
The open-air deck makes a great private reception space with amazing views of the Bay, adjacent Clifford Pier and original Customs House, and majestic Marina Bay Sands Hotel.
Deep within Eastern Tennessee’s Smoky Mountain foothills, a new wellness initiative is bringing groups together in an unusually intimate way.
"“The greatest benefit is the group bonding experience that happens through being challenged during participation a rigorous fitness or wellness regime."
We did a pre-opening tour of the gorgeous new Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel in November, scheduled to open in January. Never seen another Hilton like it.
You’re on a golf course in Killarney. Or Anguilla or San Antonio. You’re soaking in a warm scented jacuzzi in St. Moritz or Hilton Head. You’re taking Shaolin kung fu lessons in Hong Kong...
A 15-minute yoga session or Zumba class can provide a much-needed boost of energy that will last longer than a shot of espresso.
Tropical resort reps from South Florida to the Southern Antilles discuss their beauty and beaches.
The 99-room Gainsborough Bath Spa opened in the spring as the only natural thermal spa in the United Kingdom.
At the Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, attendees can participate in the Hui Ho’ala, a Hawaiian ceremony dedicated to the renewal of the mind, body and spirit.
Flavored vodka is out, as whiskeys, tequilas and gins are starting to be flavored with cinnamon, apples, ginger and vanilla.
“We are very flexible in catering to a group’s spa needs. We can organize spa sessions including chair massages, hand massages, quick make-up touch-ups for women or facials for men."
"The group experience at Seagate is a huge team effort," says Linda Spielmann, regional sales manager. "With three different facilities to choose from, there are infinite possibilities."
See how Sedona’s natural and artistic landscapes facilitate high-impact and hyperlocal group experiences.
Westin Hotels & Resorts continues to up the wellness ante with the launch of its $15 million brand-wide campaign dubbed the Westin Well-being Movement. "Many Westin properties have onsite running concierges that can lead guided group runs throughout the city."
While staying at the grande dame of New York hotels, there is an undeniable thrill when texting your friends: “I’m at The Pierre!”
Shangri-La Hotels unveils a new designer hotel brand with a focus on casual luxury and ‘more room for life.’
“Planners are constantly seeking out wellness-centric experiences to encourage mental and physical well-being among attendees."
This is good for us, but it's easy to forget in our day-to-day busy-ness.
“Medieval suppers and ‘Palace Nights’ at the Pousada itself, or at nearby venues such as the Pena Palace in Sintra, can really enrich an incentive program.”
The following corporate retreats for 2016 offer a unique opportunity to pamper and invigorate teams—from wellness in the woods to lavish historic haunts.