October 6, 2008

Stevenswood Spa Resort Promotes Preeminent Pampering Package

MENDOCINO COAST, Calif., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- As people's stress levels continue to rise, about everything from gasoline prices and the economy to federal bailouts and home prices, officials of Stevenswood Spa Resort, one of the nation's leading spa resorts, have come up with a perfect solution -- the ultimate spa pampering experience. The "Emperor's Choice" package at the property's Indigo Eco|Spa is a 10-hour program of pure luxury that provides guests with a welcome respite from their worries. For $2,008 per couple, (a savings of over $500), the program features a range of relaxation options, including craniosacral therapy and a massage, as well as a five-star dinner complete with 10 courses paired with wines.

"As times progress, life seems to get more and more stressful," said Connie Sackman, Stevenswood Spa Resort Spa Princess. "As part of our humble efforts to make the world a better place, we've decided to do something to help alleviate this problem. The human spirit needs time to rejuvenate and simply relax, leaving the woes of the world outside the door, if only for a little while. The 'Emperor's Choice' allows people to do just that. If, at the end of the spa day, they just happen to come up with a plan for world peace, solve the world's healthcare troubles, end global warming or find a new source of clean, free energy ... well, let's just say it wouldn't surprise us."

   The full package includes:     9:00 a.m.  Champagne Gourmet Breakfast at Stevenswood    10:00 a.m. Craniosacral Therapy    11:00 p.m. Pacific Sea Detox, Aroma Stone, or Salt Scrub    12:30 p.m. Dermatological Facial    1:30 p.m.  Spa Lunch at Stevenswood    2:00 p.m.  Scalp Treatment    2:45 p.m.  Hand Treatment    3:30 p.m.  Paraffin Hand Treatment    3:50 p.m.  Citrus Leg Therapy    4:35 p.m.  Reflexology    5:05 p.m.  Paraffin Foot Treatment    5:25 p.m.  Shiatsu Massage, Reiki Massage or Lomi Lomi    6:30 p.m.  5-Star Dinner at Stevenswood, 10 courses paired with Wines    
Indigo Eco|Spa, the centerpiece of Stevenswood Spa Resort, is a full-service, 3,500 square-foot well-being facility that features multiple treatment suites, tranquility room, infrared sauna, Canyon-view Jacuzzi tubs and an outdoor ocean terrace. The spa offers a comprehensive menu of body, skin and facial treatments that focus on the guests' inner tranquility, as well as environmental awareness. Such therapies are centered on organic-based products and resources that are ecologically sensitive, while utilizing the healing elements from the land and sea.

In addition to the luxurious accommodations and lavish spa, Stevenswood Spa Resort indulges guests with renowned culinary offerings. The Restaurant at Stevenswood has been recognized by numerous publications, including the renowned Zagat Survey, as the area's "Most Romantic Restaurant" and one of Northern California's best dining destinations. The recently published 2008 Zagat guide honors Stevenswood with the highest overall score for the entire area. The dining room is intimate, with a fireplace and ambient lighting, and furnished with plush armchair seating. An abundance of windows, as well as fresh flowers on the tables, bring the outdoors inside.

Stevenswood Spa Resort is a chic retreat on the Northern California coast. With under-stated elegance, refined architecture, manicured botanical gardens and towering redwood trees, this majestic resort offers an escape from the troubles of everyday life. Situated only two minutes south of the popular village of Mendocino in the tony hamlet of Little River, this AAA Four-Diamond property is hugged by nature preserves and just a few steps to ocean trails. The stylish, yet unpretentious boutique property with designer suites, acclaimed restaurant and award- winning spa features ocean-view decks, flower gardens, mineral-infused, outdoor canyon-rimmed Jacuzzi hot tubs and spectacular scenery to create an oasis of pampering, indulgence and escape. For more information, call 800-421-2810; or visit stevenswood.com/emperor.html

    Contact:  Chris Daly, media              (703) 435-6293              [email protected]  

Stevenswood Spa Resort

CONTACT: Chris Daly, media, for Stevenswood Spa Resort, +1-703-435-6293,[email protected]

Web site: http://stevenswood.com/emperor.html