(PRWEB) March 03, 2014
Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, the newest member of Villa Group Resorts, is offering travelers a chance to work on inner and outer peace with a new Wellness Week package from the resort’s Sabila Spa and Wellness Center, kicking off an ongoing rotation of guest wellness instructors at the resort.
The first in the series of Sabila Spa Wellness Week offerings will be held from March 23 through April 6, featuring classes focused on yoga and meditation, including sunset beachfront yoga. The classes will be taught by YogaFit-certified yoga instructor Michelle Rosenbloom of Oregon, who specializes in Vinyasa Flow Yoga, a great workout for groups with mixed yoga abilities, and perfect for a vacation setting.
Rosenbloom is also a personal trainer and group fitness instructor certified through Aerobics and Fitness Association of America. She additionally holds a certification in Wellness Coaching through the Mayo Clinic and can lead group meditation, allowing travelers to connect the mind with the body.
"Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is the perfect spot for serenity, meditation and tranquility," said Claudine Riemer, director of the resort’s Sabila Spa and Wellness Center. "People are looking for that reconnection through the energy of the mind, body and soul."
Sabila Spa’s first Wellness Week packages include a three-night stay with a fourth night for free in a deluxe suite, an all-inclusive meal and drink plan, one full body massage and unlimited access to Sabila Spa´s guest instructor, in-house instructor and the Sabila Spa’s wet areas, all at a starting rate of $649 per person based on double occupancy. Travelers also have an option to purchase a seven-night stay in a deluxe suite, which includes an all-inclusive meal and drink plan, two full body massages at the Sabila Spa and unlimited access to daily fitness classes with Sabila Spa´s guest instructor and in-house instructor, as well as unlimited access to the Sabila Spa’s wet areas, at a starting rate of $1,179 per person, based on double occupancy.
Future Wellness Week packages are slated to focus on health, ecotourism, wellness talks, personal training, life coaching, and more.
The state-of-the-art Sabila Spa and Wellness Center, which is set against a tranquil view of the Sierra de la Giganta mountain range, has fully-equipped wet areas with a soothing sauna, relaxing spa tubs, cold water plunge and more. In addition to massages (available in luxurious treatment suites or beachfront facing the Sea of Cortez), other popular spa services include body wraps, facials, invigorating body scrubs, aromatherapy, reflexology, hydrotherapy specials and a full-service beauty salon.
"We are excited to bring the focus of health and wellness to our guests through innovative offerings that allow travelers to reconnect with nature and themselves, even while on vacation," said Owen Perry, owner and president of Villa Group. "With the beauty of the majestic Sierra de la Giganta mountain range and indigo waters of the Sea of Cortez as a backdrop, Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto is the ideal location for travelers looking to restore balance and inner peace in their lives."
The guest wellness instructors will compliment Sabila Spa’s focus on the overall wellbeing of Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto’s guests. The Sabila Spa Fitness Center offers classes year-round, taught the spa’s in-house trainer Hector Ibarra, who is bilingual and has more than 13 years of experience in fitness, with certifications in spin, spin flex, body balance, fusion, aqua fitness and weight training.
Guests can choose from a guided hike and yoga double class overlooking the Sea of Cortez, beachfront yoga and meditation, Pilates, aerobics, stretch, aqua fitness, anti-cellulite or wellness talks. Personal training is also available. Please contact the resort for specific dates and times.
For travelers who do not choose the all-inclusive Wellness Week package, classes cost $15 USD per a la carte class, or guests can purchase a special package of three classes and receive a fourth class for free.
For resort reservations or additional information, please contact the resort at reservaciones.vdpl(at)vgloreto(dot)com or call 800.790.4187 and dial extension 4552. To learn more about Villa del Palmar, contact your preferred travel professional, visit http://www.villadelpalmarloreto.com/ or call the number above.
About Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto: Baja’s First Million Star Resort
Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto is a self-contained destination resort on the Sea of Cortez, off the eastern coast of the Baja peninsula overlooking Danzante Island (one of five in the region). It features 181 new, spacious, beautifully appointed Deluxe Ocean View, one, two and three bedroom Suites with balcony or terrace, stunning ocean views, mountain views, outstanding restaurants, an attentive English-speaking staff, five swimming pools, a 39,000 square feet Spa, two tennis courts, beautiful beaches and a mild and warm climate year-round. The New York Times lists Loreto in its Top Ten Places to go in 2011. The travel article featuring The Islands of Loreto, Baja California South, Mexico ranked first among readers.
Guests can enjoy scuba and snorkeling tours in the protected Marine Park within the five prominent Loreto Islands, horseback riding, swimming, world-class fishing (catch a Dorado and bring it home to have a Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto chef prepare it for you), paddle boarding, kayaking, whale watching and mountain biking. With complimentary shuttle service, guests can explore the historic town at the Islands of Loreto and visit the 1697 mission that made the town famous. The area is also known for its wildlife, including the 900 species of fish off the coast and in an area that has been declared a World Heritage Site. Hotel perks include a spa and fitness center, massages, salsa dance lessons and movie nights for children.