Steiner inks deal for Starwood spa

Steiner Leisure has announced that it’s Mandara Spa division has entered into an agreement with Starwood to operate a luxury spa at the new Grand Mauritian Resort and Spa being built in Mauritius.The term of the agreement is ten years.

The resort is anticipated to open in the first quarter of 2008.

The elegant facility of approximately 10,000 square feet is located on the beautiful northwest coast of Mauritius in Balaclava on Turtle Bay. The resort will be comprised of 193 rooms and the spa will include a total of 12 treatment rooms and suites, all featuring private gardens. Additional features of the spa include men’s and women’s changing lounges, Razul showers, baths, aroma steam rooms, a relaxation lounge, spa gardens, a fitness center, a yoga/Pilates studio, a hair and nail salon and a spa boutique. Five of the guest suites in the hotel will feature private spa areas with “spa butlers.”

Leonard Fluxman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Steiner Leisure, said, “We are thrilled to introduce our line of premier spa services into yet another part of the world and we look forward to continuing our strong relationship with the highly respected Starwood Hotels group.”