(PRWEB UK) 31 December 2013
With Christmas festivities over for another year and a new year just around the corner, many will be encouraged to turn over a new leaf. January is the traditional month for making resolutions, and, for many, embracing a healthier lifestyle is high on the list.
Sovereign has compiled a list of its top luxury hotels across Europe where health and wellbeing feature as high on the agenda as sipping cocktails and sunbathing on a sandy beach. Ideal for helping customers return from a trip feeling refreshed and renewed, Sovereign’s selection of handpicked hotels offer a range of facilities including extensive fitness programmes, healthy eating choices and specialised spas to help guests relax and unwind in luxury. Book by the 31 January and save on spa breaks with upgrades and added extras.
Relax in style with stunning views of the island of Spinalonga at Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa in Crete. This hotel boasts fitness and spa facilities to send guests back home looking and feeling like a Greek goddess – or god. Guests can unwind at the spa which offers massages and facials or partake in a number of activities ranging from classics like yoga and golf to more novel options including Cretan Dance classes. There are even seminars on planning balanced meals and nutrition strategies for those looking to really embrace a healthy lifestyle. A seven night holiday at the Blue Palace starts from £1,089 per person, saving £1,318 per couple and includes a complimentary upgrade to half board, €100 spa credit and return flights from London Gatwick departing 18 May 2014.
Alternatively, experience a range of unique treatments inspired by Europe, Asia, Africa and Brazil at Cascade Wellness & Lifestyle Resort, Algarve. This Portuguese resort boasts an extensive spa which also offers shiatsu massages, rainforest showers and natural ingredients derived from tropical plants. Those looking for more dynamic activities will find several sports facilities including tennis, football and golf academies. A seven night holiday starts from £995 per person and includes a complimentary room upgrade, €100 resort credit and return flights from Bristol departing 12 May 2014.
For a greater variety of activities, stay at the Le Meridien Limassol Spa & Resort in Cyprus. The hotel offers guests an extensive weekly activity programme including badminton, tennis, volleyball, archery and yoga. Or choose to relax in one of four thalassotherapy pools in the large spa, complete with treatments using Thalgo and Elemis products. The hotel even has specialists on hand to help design tailored weight loss programmes – the six-day Weight Buster package includes a medical evaluation and nutritional consultation in addition to a personalised exercise programme and a range of tailored spa treatments. A seven night holiday at the Le Meridien Limassol Spa & Resort starts from £3,675 per family of four, saving £2,209 per family and includes a complimentary upgrade to half board, a free child place, free kids club and return flights from London Gatwick departing 27 August 2014.
Perfect for relaxing holidays in sunny weather, the Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque features a prominent position on the soft sands of del Duque beach in Tenerife. Eating healthily is made easier – the spa’s Garden Cafe focuses on serving healthy and homemade food. Squash, tennis, volleyball, mountain biking, water sports and fitness classes are all on offer, but for those looking for something a little more relaxed will want to try the new Botanic Walk around the 63,000m2 tropical gardens. Sovereign is offering a seven night holiday starting from £3,995 per family of four, saving £1,079 per family and includes a complimentary upgrade to half board, a free child place and return flights from London Gatwick departing 23 May 2014.
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