The region has been looking for a destination feature like this for years and it has finally arrived in Philadelphia, complete with the impeccable service and standards of The Rittenhouse.
Philadelphia (PRWEB) September 23, 2014
The Rittenhouse, Philadelphia’s iconic luxury hotel is delighted to announce that The Rittenhouse Spa & Club – Hair by Paul Labrecque is now open to the public. The highly anticipated spa, salon, health club and pool, is located on the third floor of the hotel, overlooking scenic Rittenhouse Square. Boasting nearly 15,000 square feet dedicated to beauty, health and wellness, the new urban resort will now offer an array of cutting edge treatments and personalized services, unparalleled in the Philadelphia region.
“We are excited to unveil the new spa, health club and salon, completing the overall revitalizations to the beloved Rittenhouse hotel,” states General Manager Reg Archambault. “For over 25 years, The Rittenhouse has catered to the sophisticated, urban traveler, and these new enhancements now offer our loyal guests and surrounding neighbors an unmatched hospitality experience in the city. The region has been looking for a destination feature like this for years and it has finally arrived in Philadelphia, complete with the impeccable service and standards of The Rittenhouse.”
This opening marks the culminating phase of the iconic hotel’s multi-million dollar revitalization that Hersha Hospitality Trust implemented upon purchase in 2012. Additional hotel improvements include the addition of five spectacular Park Suites, redesigned event spaces, beautifully appointed guestrooms and lobby, and enhanced food and beverage offerings such as the exquisite Mary Cassatt Tea Salon and the iconic Library Bar.
The Rittenhouse Spa
The Rittenhouse Spa is a 3,000 square foot haven of ultimate relaxation that provides a quiet respite from bustling Rittenhouse Square. The design of the spa features a baroque palette with a modern voice, highlighting a blend of luxurious materials which create a seductive yet relaxing atmosphere. Made up of ten treatment rooms, the spa’s most notable feature is the Spa Suite, a distinct retreat that can accommodate groups of up to eight, making it the perfect spot for couples and chic celebrations. The Rittenhouse Spa uses the finest luxury skincare products, and is the exclusive carrier of Natura Bissé and Tata Harper in Philadelphia. The comprehensive treatment menu includes custom massages, facials and skin care, waxing and nail services, as well as a unique collection of packages curated for specific
Paul Labrecque Salon
The Paul Labrecque Salon at The Rittenhouse, overlooking the treetops of scenic Rittenhouse Square, brings the coveted hair services and products from renowned Manhattan-based stylist and salon owner Paul Labrecque to Philadelphia. Recognized by Vanity Fair as one of the “Top 3 Stylists” in the country, Labrecque is a regular stylist at shows for New York Fashion Week and creator of his own innovative line of luxury hair care products.
The Rittenhouse Club
The Rittenhouse Club gives its members and hotel guests the luxuries of exclusive access to balance all of their fitness and wellness needs. Featuring a new fitness center, modern men's and women's locker rooms, each with a sauna and steam room, the club also offers an indoor heated pool leading to an expanded outdoor sundeck, perfect for an afternoon in the warmth of the sun. Club members and hotel guests also enjoy top-of-the-line linens, premium locker room amenities, luxury service attendants, complimentary bottled water and fresh fruit.
About The Rittenhouse
The Rittenhouse is an independent luxury hotel that has received the prestigious Five Diamond award for 24 consecutive years. This distinguished landmark hotel is a member of Leading Hotels of the World and considered Philadelphia’s most desired address. Opened in 1989, The Rittenhouse is ideally situated on Philadelphia's famed Rittenhouse Square, within walking distance to the heart of the business district and premier shopping corridor. Additionally, the hotel affords easy access to the Philadelphia Convention Center and all of the City's numerous arts, cultural, dining and entertainment venues. For more information, visit rittenhousehotel.com.