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Ch‰teau Montebello hits hot list

The Spa Fairmont Le Ch‰teau Montebello
was given top marks by Condé Nast Traveler, one of only two Canadians
spas to be honored on the prestigious Hot Spa List. Condé Nast Traveler’s 11th
annual May “Hot Spa List” is the insider’s guide to the newest, hottest spas opened
all over the world in the past year.

To develop the list, the magazine’s editors checked out numerous new properties
around the globe, rigorously evaluating them on a standard set of criteria. The
result is a definitive guide to the world’s most exciting new establishments
destined to become instant classics. The 2007 Hot List features spas whose design,
service, and amenities transcend industry standards. The spas were judged by
reporters who traveled incognito in order to fairly test service, surroundings and


Located midway between Montréal and Ottawa, the Spa of the world’s largest log
castle is nestled into the forest fringe, adjacent to the flowing waters of the
Ottawa River. This inviting sanctuary combines rustic charm with state-of-the-art
features. Not to be missed: the Deluxe couple’s suite with fireplace, Japanese
sunken tub for two, double rain shower and side-by-side massage tables. Pure bliss!



The Spa Package includes accommodation, buffet breakfast, table d’h™te dinner; $100
Spa credit per person, complimentary access to the sports center, indoor pool as
well as squash and indoor tennis. Available until December 22, 2007, subject to
availability. Rates start from $525 CAD until June 23, and from $555 CAD from June
24 to October 14, per room, per night, based on double occupancy. Taxes and
gratuities extra. Popular treatments include the Maple Body Scrub, Natural Rice Body
Polish, Green Blanket Signature Body Wrap and the “Rekindle the Flame” Couple’s


Set in the heart of a spectacular wilderness setting, this architectural masterpiece
offers 211 guestrooms. Fine dining, highlighting locally grown country-fresh produce
is sure to please gourmet tastes with every bite. For the active and adventurous
visitors, the resort offers an array of activities including 18-hole championship
golf, all terrain vehicles, horseback riding, hiking, and the first and only Land
Rover Driving School in Canada.


Featuring a collection of fabled castles, secluded lodges, storied meeting places
and modern retreats, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts opens the doors to some of the
world’s most celebrated addresses. With locations throughout ten countries, our 50
distinctive hotels - including The Fairmont San Francisco, The Fairmont Banff
Springs and London’s Savoy - promise travelers rich experiences and lasting memories
in unparalleled settings. Committed to growing its portfolio of world-class hotels,
Fairmont will soon reflag four hotels in Kenya and anticipates the 2007 re-opening
of New York’s famed Plaza Hotel.  Future Fairmont Hotels & Resorts also include
locations in Cairo, Abu Dhabi, Vancouver and South Africa.  Fairmont Raffles Hotels
International operates over 120 hotels worldwide under the Fairmont, Raffles,
Swiss™tel and Delta brands, as well as vacation ownership properties managed by
Fairmont Heritage Place.