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Chuan Spa, at The Langham opens May 1st 2009

The award-winning Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) -based luxurious Chuan Spa, at The Langham, Yangtze Boutique, Shanghai will open on May 1, 2009 with special introductory prices and a range of expert therapy programmes. The introductory specials celebrate the launch of the luxurious 96-room art deco boutique hotel in Shanghai’s central business district and are available for guests seeking a journey of pampering and wellness between May 1 - June 30.

Double Happiness Package

With the Double Happiness Package, spa visitors can indulge in a second treatment for the same price with the purchase of a spa massage, facial or a signature treatment. The complimentary treatment is transferable so friends and family can be amongst the first to enjoy Shanghai’s luxurious new TCM-based spa, either in a dual treatment room or on a separate visit.

Ritual Added Offer

Likewise, through the Ritual Added Offer, guests who avail of any 60 minute Chuan treatment will get an additional 30 minute session which translates into superbly relaxing 90-minutes of indulgence. The 30-minute extension may be used for alternative treatments that include the Chuan Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage, Collagen Velvet Eye Facial, Chuan Signature Herbal Salt Scrub or Chuan Hand Manicure.


An Oasis of Calm and Luxury

Located on level three of the city’s newest stunning landmark, The Langham, Yangtze Boutique, Shanghai, Chuan Spa is the ultimate sanctuary for respite and relaxation. Within a luxurious setting of serenity and pure tranquillity, guests are cocooned in total comfort and refinement, away from the frenzy and madding chaos of the city life outside. Facilities include infinity baths, steam showers, body spray, wet and dry saunas, opulent changing rooms and four private treatment rooms including two treatment rooms for two persons.

On the same floor and with easy access to the Spa, are three stylish Chuan Residences which feature private steam showers with body spray, aromatherapy and chroma therapy. When staying within the spa in any of the Chuan Residences, we offer you a 60 minute Chuan Signature treatment as part of your experience.

Antidote to Stress and Strain

Chuan Spa is haven of sheer pleasure that provides revitalization and restores balance to one’s senses. Staffed by a team of highly-trained therapists, Chuan Spa offers a full range of physical and beauty treatments mostly based on the ancient healing principles of balancing the five universal elements - metal, wood, fire, earth and water.

Utilizing the techniques of Traditional Chinese Medicine and the use of high-end, marine-based Thalgo products combined with special essential oils, the therapists render superlative healing treatments for physical wellness and rejuvenation.

Its range of services include traditional Chinese and other Asian influenced massages, body scrubs, skin exfoliation, facials, and other treatments designed to alleviate fatigue and exhaustion or simply assist to restore balance to body.

A team of professionals practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine provide health assessment and treatments using acupuncture, acupressure, moxibustion and Ho Guan healing techniques are also on hand for consultation.

For Added Strength and Stamina

A range of state-of-the-art cardio and strength machines equipped with audio-visual equipment for entertainment plus a complete series of weights are available at the fitness centre. Regular exercise classes are held while experienced trainers are on hand to provide professional instructions based on specially-designed fitness programmes. The Contemplation Corner is a refuge after a strenuous work out where one can rest with a cup of five-element tea.

Chuan Spa also features regular membership packages that offer discounts and special prices to members.