HONOLULU, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ — Four Seasons Resorts Hawai’i made a clean sweep in taking the top four spots in the Conde Nast Traveler “Readers’ Choice Awards” (November 2008 issue.) Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka’upulehu, Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele and Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay placed respectively numbers one through four in the Hawai’i category of the prestigious reader’s poll. Maui, Hualalai and The Lodge at Koele also respectively placed as numbers 12, 38 and 94 in the “Best of the Best” category, highlighting the top 100 hotels and resorts in the world.To celebrate this accolade, Four Seasons Resorts Hawai’i highlights new spa experiences and special promotional offers. As confirmed by Conde Nast Traveler readers, Four Seasons Resorts Hawai’i are among the world’s most beautiful resorts, renowned for their stunning locations and attentive service. Each resort also offers extraordinary spa experiences to pamper and rejuvenate.
Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea: Senior Spa Director Pat Makozak recommends guests experience the recently introduced NuFace Facial Toning Treatment, a new addition to the popular “Poolside Tapas Spa Treatment Menu” which utilizes a compact micro-current hand-held device that safely and effectively lifts, and tones the facial muscles and skin producing immediate anti-aging results. The NuFace Facial Toning Treatment increases collagen, elastin, and circulation; all in the comfort of your poolside chaise lounge, complete with unparalleled view. This newly renovated resort offers its 5th Night Free promotion through December 18, 2008, followed by its 6th Night Free promotion from January 4, 2009 through March 19, 2009, with nightly room rates from $640.
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka’upulehu: In mid December 2008, a new spa experience, grounded in island healing practices, will be revealed at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. Kupuna (island elders) and wellness practitioners shared their wisdom to give the spa experience a genuine sense of place. When the spa is completed, signature treatments will use native plant and mineral resources; there will be an apothecary to custom-blend oils; complimentary pre-treatment spa rituals in the new Waiea (Water of Life) Garden; new relaxation areas for men and women; and a Couples treatment hale with its own plunge pool. The resort’s Bed & Breakfast package is offered through December 18, 2008; and again from January 5, 2009, with night room rates from $725.
Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele: Spa Manager Teresa Blackwell invites guests to experience the new Banyan Spa Suite, opened in September. The exclusive use suite captures the essence of The Lodge at Koele, offering the couple or individual a true private spa experience. The private treatment room features a relaxation room, double massage beds and a private bathroom with a rain shower. An 80-minute Hot Lava Shell Massage or traditional Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Massage are favorites of those seeking deep muscle therapy, combined with the art and tradition of Hawaiian massage. The Lodge is offering its 4th Night Free promotion through March 19th, 2009, with nightly room rates from $345.
Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay: Spa Manager Teresa Blackwell suggests guests spend part of their extra day in The Spa with the new custom blended perfume experience. During the session, the guest is presented a series of olfactory “tastings,” in which preferences for scents are recognized. These organic and wild-crafted ingredients from around the world are then custom-blended to create a private and unique perfume for the guest. This scent can also be blended into oils and lotions to be used in the guest’s spa treatments to continue the harmonious and relaxing experience. The Resort is offering its 4th Night Free promotion now through March 19th, 2009, with nightly room rates from $445.
“The spas at our resorts are elemental to the guest experience. Especially now, the opportunity to further escape from the ‘real world’ is something our guests are enjoying more and more,” said Thomas Steinhauer, regional vice president of Four Seasons Resorts Hawai’i. “The selection of treatments offered at our spas ranges from pampering to therapeutic, cosmetic to holistic – all of them giving our guests another beautiful memory of their stay with us.”
Complimentary night offers must be used in conjunction with initial stay of consecutive paid nights, cannot be combined with any other offer, package or promotion and does not apply to groups. A minimum night stay is required as implied in the property promotion, and room categories are subject to availability. All reservations must be made in advance and certain blackout periods apply and may vary by property. Rates are subject to change and are per room; per night and rate exclude taxes and gratuities.
ABOUT FOUR SEASONS RESORTS HAWAI’I
Four Seasons Resorts Hawai’i, with locations on the islands of Hawai’i, Lana’i and Maui are four of the world’s most beautiful resorts, and the finest collection of luxury resorts in the Hawaiian Islands. Many guests travel between the resorts, as each offers unique experiences. Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka’upulehu offers the essence of Hawai’i’s golden age; Four Seasons Resort Lana’i, The Lodge at Koele defines a sophisticated upcountry lodge experience; Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay offers the private island beach experience and Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea presents chic, sophisticated Hawai’i. The resorts work with guests to encourage “island-hopping” to experience the best Hawai’i has to offer, at Four Seasons Resorts Hawai’i.