Carmel Forest Spa wins award

22nd Sep 2006

The five-star deluxe Carmel Forest Spa Resort, which is owned and run by Isrotel, has been named top spa in the Middle East in the prestigious Spa Finders Readers’ Choice Awards 2006.

The award is based on a consumer poll conducted through and Luxury SpaFinder Magazine, which together attract millions of the most sophisticated spa consumers annually.


Readers of Luxury SpaFinder Magazine and the award winning website voted on spas they had visited in the last three years from a choice of over 1000 spa properties worldwide.



The five-star luxurious Isrotel Carmel Forest Spa Resort provides a wide range of natural and holistic treatments to pamper guests in the most tranquil of locations amongst 15 acres of woodland; a haven for those seeking physical, mental and spiritual rejuvenation.


Relaxation and beauty treatments available include aroma-skincare products from specialist Declèor, aromatic oil rubs, seaweed wraps, mud wraps, facial and body treatments and massages including Swedish, Shiatsu, Thai, neck-shoulder-back and wild rose. There are over 60 treatments to choose from including anti-cellulite, acupressure, energy healing, Ayurveda, lymphatic, Reiki and polarity amongst others that pamper the body.


For those wanting more physical aspects to their spa break, special activities at the resort include guided hikes, mountain biking, body shaping exercise, spinning, personal training, all levels of swimming lessons as well as meditation, Tai Chi, Yoga and Pilates.


The Carmel Forest Spa Resort facilities include 25 treatment rooms, a Turkish Hamam, Jacuzzi, indoor swimming pool and plunge pools as well as an outside pool and tennis court. Guests can complete their self-renewal with anti-stress/relaxation treatments in the spa, which include wet and dry saunas, steam baths and a workout in the ultra-modern gym.


Various special workshops are also on offer including a wine workshop with lectures and wine tasting, meditation workshops and even a dream workshop, where guests learn techniques for interpreting and processing signs in dreams as well as exercises for conscious dreams!


This outstanding 126-room spa resort is located just 40 minutes drive from Tel Aviv and through a combined regime of treatments, exercise and rest, the spa aims to restore its guests to a healthy and relaxed state.


Lisa Nelmes, UK sales & marketing manager for Isrotel comments: “It is a huge honour for Carmel Forest Spa Resort to join the list of the world’s best spa resorts. As a relatively ‘young’ spa resort we are very proud of this distinguished achievement, as thousands of guests from around the globe have chosen us as the best spa resort in the Middle East. There is no doubt that the standard and variety of our treatments, outstanding service and surrounding location played a major role in this outcome and we will continue to develop our products and services and do our best to offer guests the best possible spa experience.”


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