Ultimate Indulgence at Mandarin Miami

Hong Kong, April 16, 2003 - Mandarin Oriental, Miami presents a four-day holistic journey offering the best in pampering and relaxation with its “Ultimate Spa Indulgence” package.  The all-inclusive programme aims to achieve total tranquility and comfort through its unique therapies and luxuriously appointed accommodation.
Spa goers can start each day with an energizing American breakfast in the hotel’s casual waterfront restaurant overlooking Biscayne Bay, before experiencing a cultural blend of treatments encompassing The Spa’s philosophies of health and well-being.  Each day of the program provides a peaceful passage through the ancient traditions of Chinese, Ayurvedic, European, Balinese and Thai cultures. 
Based on four-nights accommodation with American breakfast daily, The “Ultimate Spa Indulgence” package includes:
Day 1:
§ Welcome foot ritual (10 min)
§ Purifying Herbal Linen Wrap incorporating Hot Stones (40 min)
§ Facial Cleanse and Exfoliation of the body (25 min)
§ Lunch: 2-course spa cuisine in poolside cabana
§ Body Wrap with fresh Algae, Nourishing Mud or Herbal Oshadi (50 min)
§ Ayurvedic Holistic Massage or Joint Release Massage with the optional
§ Use of heated volcanic stones, or the oil-pouring Shirodhara (1 hr 5 min)
§ Bliss - Herbal Tea and Homecare

Day 2:
§ Luxury Aromatherapy Facial (including Soothing and Nourishing
§ Eye Treatment) (1 hr 5 min)
§ Holistic Hand and Nail Treatment (55 min)
§ Holistic Foot and Nail Treatment (1 hr 5 min)
§ Lunch: 2-course spa cuisine in poolside cabana

DAY 3:
§ Yoga (50min)
§ Oriental Bath Soak (20min)
§ Choice of Thai Massage or Shiatsu (1 hr 20 min)

The distinct combination of treatments restores the body’s natural sense of equilibrium with rituals drawing on elements from around the world.  Each treatment is designed to revive and balance energy in the body - creating pure bliss. 
Rates for the package based on double occupancy for a four-night stay start at $3995 from January 1, 2003 to April 12, 2003.  From April 13, 2003 to May 31, 2003 and October 1, 2003 to December 31, 2003 rates are $3595.  From June 1, 2003 to September 30, 2003 rates are $3350.  Rates are per room for a four-night stay, subject to availability and exclusive of tax.  Single occupancy rates are also available. 
For reservations, please contact the hotel directly on (305) 913-8288, toll free (866) 888-6780; or through Mandarin Oriental’s direct on-line reservations service at www.mandarinoriental.com
The Spa ideally complements the luxurious facilities at Mandarin Oriental, Miami.  Contemporary in design and with a prominent waterfront location, the 329-room hotel that opened in November 2000 includes two high-energy restaurants, a dynamic Lobby Lounge, M-Bar - a martini bar and champagne bar, extensive meeting and business facilities and Miami’s most spacious rooms and suites, offering dramatic views of the bay and ocean.
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Miami has been designed to reflect the exceptional levels of attention to detail and the standards of service that is intrinsic to Mandarin Oriental worldwide, drawing on its renowned experience with its sister spas such as The Oriental Spa in Bangkok and The Spa at Mandarin Oriental in London.
Mandarin Oriental is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world’s most prestigious hotels and resorts.  In total, the Group operates 18 luxury hotels in key business and leisure destinations, with five additional hotels under development, including New York (opening late 2003), Washington D.C. (opening 2004), Hong Kong (opening 2005), Tokyo (opening 2006) and Boston (opening 2006).  Mandarin Oriental now operates some 7,000 rooms in eleven countries with nine hotels in Asia, six in The Americas and three in Europe.