Award-winning Resort & Spa Adds Expert Intensives, Welcomes New Staff, and Launches Special Value Packages for Visitors and Locals Alike
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Miraval Tucson, the top-rated resort and spa dedicated to helping people live and feel better, is kicking off 2009 with the introduction of cutting-edge programs and services to complement their existing slate of wellness offerings. The resort also is offering value packages this winter, all available at reduced rates for a limited time.
Equally well known for its exceptional staff, Miraval Tucson is pleased to welcome several leading industry experts to the campus. "Miraval Tucson is dedicated to bringing together experts at the forefront of the health and wellness arenas," says Tracey Latkovic, Vice President of Sales & Marketing for the company, "We are excited to have so many innovators in the field join our team."
WOMEN'S WELLNESS WORKSHOP
This workshop emphasizes making smart choices and lifestyle changes that dramatically impact overall health. Mary Horn, M.S. will lead four, five-day sessions in April, June, August, and December 2009.
HOLOGRAPHIC MEMORY RESOLUTION RETREAT
Brent Baum, trauma specialist and author, leads Holographic Memory Resolution (HMR) in March and September 2009. A five-day workshop, HMR was developed by Baum over 15 years as he worked with trauma survivors from all walks of life. This workshop is designed to teach participants to move beyond the past by resolving emotions associated with traumatic events.
Miraval Tucson will offer Ayurvedic Intensives with Sarah McLean and Clinton Horner in March and October. This 4-day retreat is designed to help participants discover balance, joy, and health everyday. Translated as the science of life, the ancient Indian tradition of Ayurveda explores an individual's unique make-up of nature's elements and how they influence us.
Retreats include accommodations at Miraval, three gourmet meals daily, non-alcoholic beverages, unlimited access to all scheduled programs and activities, and three spa services per guest.
Miraval Tucson also welcomes spiritual counselor Nancy Furst on a monthly basis. Furst will offer Crystal Healings, a 90-minute session where stones and crystals are placed on the body in accordance with the chakra system to facilitate healing, transformation, and spiritual connection. In total, 200-300 jewel-like crystal stones are used to cover the body and feet. An incredibly unique experience, Furst has already won rave reviews from clients.
SOUL JOURNEYING + ENERGY WORK with MARINE SPRING
Another new addition to Miraval Tucson, Marine Spring is a professional certified coach and Brennan Healing Practitioner. Brennan Healing Science combines healing techniques with spiritual and psychological processes touching every aspect of life. Spring offers lectures and workshops in the field of spirituality and soul coaching sessions.
Miraval also is offering new packages for consumers, available for a limited time. The resort offers a range of packages throughout the year, all designed around a central theme to create a cohesive experience for visitors.
THE MIRAVAL "DE-STRESS ME" PACKAGE
Miraval's "De-Stress Me" Package sends guests home relaxed with the tools to stay that way. Individual services include 1) Accessing Your Heart's Intelligence Consultation 2) Creating Home Practice Consultation 3) Custom Tai Chi Session 4) Optimal Fitness Diagnostic 5) Nutrition Consultation 6) Guaranteed Miraval Equine Small Group Experience 7) Climbing Wall Group Experience 8) Miraval Facial 9) Miraval Relaxation Massage. Rates starting at $499 per person, per night.
MIRAVAL'S DAY OF INSPIRATION
For those that live within driving distance, Miraval offers a "Day of Inspiration" package that includes 1) One Miraval Relaxation Massage or Miraval Custom Facial 2) Use of all spa facilities including steam room, sauna, whirlpools and swimming pools 3) Gourmet lunch at the Cactus Flower restaurant between 11AM and 2PM and unlimited snacks at the Oasis or Palm Court smoothie bars 4) Full access to the Body Mindfulness Center and all of its classes until 3PM. Rates starting at $299 per person.
Miraval also has extended its "Authentic Remedy" package through May 2009. Introduced in 2008 in response to the economy, "Authentic Remedy" is an all-inclusive package intended to help guests take control of their lives and manage stress. In addition to access to the resort's signature experiences, "Authentic Remedy" includes organic wine tastings and cooking classes. Rates starting at $399 per person, per night (about 40% off regular rates).
All packages include roundtrip transportation from Tucson International Airport, three gourmet meals daily (including unlimited snacks, evening hors d'oeuvres and all non-alcoholic beverages), use of complete resort facilities, and unlimited access to all scheduled programs and activities.
Miraval(R) is the innovator in living and feeling better. Created in 1996, Miraval's flagship resort in Tucson, Arizona has been consistently rated the #1 by Travel + Leisure, Zagat Survey and Conde Nast Traveler. Miraval, a proponent of choice, offers over 150 uniquely vibrant programs and activities, all of which reflect Miraval's core philosophy of living life in the moment. The brand is expanding its reach through its network of prestigious specialists and its creation of fully integrated inspired living communities, beginning with the introduction Miraval Living, New York in 2007.
Revolution, launched by Steve Case in 2005, is Miraval's majority owner. Revolution seeks to drive transformative change by giving consumers more choice and control, thereby enabling everyone to live healthier, better lives.
For reservations, call toll-free 800.232.3969, or visit www.miravalresorts.com.
SOURCE Miraval Tucson