U 6 (Spa At Mandarin Oriental)


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U 6 (Spa At Mandarin Oriental)

  1. 1. Balancing the Body Politic Destress Centers The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C. brings a blend of eastern and western wellness to the Nation’s Capital that reaches far beyond any traditional spa experience. The Spa has been recognized by readers of Spa Finder magazine as one of the top ten “Best Urban Hotel Spas” in America. Image courtesy - Spa at Mandarin Oriental F or the United States Presidential Inauguration in January 2009, guests can indulge in The Body Politic offering both ‘Liberal’ and ‘Conservative’ experiences. And the famed Washington, D.C. cherry trees that bloom each spring inspired the unique Cherry Blossom Bliss treatment. Utilizing cherry essence in its body scrub component, this body indulgence is decadent luxury at its best. This Zen sanctuary tucked away in Mandarin Oriental’s Southwest Wa- terfront locale is the region’s only Mobil Four-Star Spa. The spa incorporates therapies from Asia and Europe, boasts a state-of-the-art fitness center with Italian designed TechnoGym® fitness equipment, and offers an indoor swimming pool that features floor to ceiling windows with a tranquil view of the Jefferson Memorial and Washington Marina. Linked to other spas within Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group in such exotic locations as Hong Kong, London, Miami, and New York, the Washington outpost also features the Signature Time Ritual™; a trademark program that caters to your needs and personal schedule. Your journey begins with a soothing foot cleansing ritual during which the spa therapist assesses your dosha, utilizing aromatherapy oils to determine your body’s needs. Before and after any treat- ment, a serene relaxation lounge awaits where flavored tea and fruit infused water are available. Subtle design elements fill the reception area with a sense of calm. The Spa offers The Heat & Water Experience to all guests utilizing unique charac- teristics of soothing water and penetrating heat. For women, a vitality pool, amethyst crystal steam room, and multi-jet shower that incorporates a series of colors and different water pressures. For men, the same but add a large cedar wood sauna. Throughout the spa and for that matter the entire hotel, subtle hints to Asia are everywhere resulting in a feeling of tranquility and a connection to nature. Image courtesy - Spa at Mandarin Oriental Thai massage is known the world over as the ideal way to achieve energy and balance and The Spa at Mandarin Oriental does not disappoint. The spa menu offers an exclusive Traditional Thai Ritual, designed to rejuvenate the body and mind with a series of deep stretches. The various pressure points within the body are known as ‘Organs’ in traditional Thai massage, and the graceful flow of energy is restored through this process creating a total sense of calmness and well-being. Featuring skin care products by ESPA and Somme Institute, as well as its own line of body oils and scrubs, the exclusive Spa at Mandarin Oriental also of- fers a retail environment to purchase these unique products. Complete your day of pampering with a manicure and /or pedicure; bridging the worlds of beauty and wellness. Tel +1.202.787.6100 Mowas-Spa@mohg.com 279 Best of DC Image courtesy - Spa at Mandarin Oriental