We are very excited to be named as the top ten in the world for hiking, weight loss and affordability. Our prices and our fitness programming show that you can take an affordable weight loss vacation with some of the world's best hiking
Killington, Vermont (PRWEB) October 20, 2009
SpaFinder, Inc., the global spa resource, has announced that New Life Hiking Spa http://www.newlifehikingspa.com has been named among the top-10 best spas in the world for weight loss, affordability and hiking in its seventh-annual SpaFinder Readers' Choice Awards. Based on votes submitted by readers of SpaFinder publications, the awards represent the most comprehensive consumer assessment of the global spa market available today. Over 360,000 votes--a new record for the Reader's Choice Awards--were cast for favorite spas by continent, country, region and across 27 categories.
New Life Hiking Spa has won Best for Weight Loss for four years in a row. This years top ten winners for weight loss are: New Life Hiking Spa, Biggest Loser at Fitness Ridge, Green Mountain at Fox Run, Hilton Head Health Institute, Kamalaya Koh Samui Wellness Sactuary and Holistice Spa in Thailand, Kurotel Medical Longevity Center and Spa in Brazil, Pritikin Longevity Center and Spa, Rancho La Puerta, Red Mountain Spa and The Oaks at Ojai.
The Best for Affordability award has also gone to New Life Hiking Spa for four years in row. This years top ten winners for affordability are: New Life Hiking Spa, Biggest Loser at Fitness Ridge, Modershall Oaks, The Oaks at Ojai, Red Mountain Spa, Rio Caliente Hot Springs, The Spa at Mohonk Mountain House, The Spring Resort and Spa and Tennessee Fitness Spa. Prices at New Life Hiking Spa start at $209 per night and include a deluxe room, three meals a day, guided hikes each day, one massage for every three night stay, all fitness classes and cooking demos.
"We are very excited to be named as the top ten in the world for hiking, weight loss and affordability. Our prices and our fitness programming show that you can take an affordable weight loss vacation with some of the world's best hiking", states Jimmy LeSage, the founder and director.
About SpaFinder, Inc.: The world's largest spa media, marketing and gifting company, SpaFinder, Inc. connects millions of wellness-focused consumers with thousands of spas worldwide. SpaFinder's media properties include the award-winning Spafinder.com, the Spa Enthusiast newsletter and the annual Global Spa and Wellness Directory. SpaFinder and its new gift division, Salon Wish, offer spa gift certificates and cards that are redeemable at a combined network of over 9,000 spas and salons worldwide and are available at thousands of retail outlets. The company's technology division innovates new solutions that help spas build and streamline their businesses, including the popular SpaBooker online booking system. SpaFinder Europe and SpaFinder Japan offer regional spa marketing and gifting programs, including localized, native-language websites. Founded in 1986, the privately held company is headquartered in Manhattan.
About New Life Hiking Spa: New Life is a nationally recognized, affordable fitness and weight loss destination celebrating 32 years in business. Founded in 1978 by the director, Jimmy LeSage, M.S., New Life is one of the oldest and most established vacation package programs of its kind in the country catering to over 500 guests each spring through the fall season. Known for its exhilarating hiking program, a world renowned weight loss retreat, delicious healthy meals and a comfortable atmosphere, New Life Hiking Spa offers the chance to experience the peace of the outdoors in a down-to-earth, country inn environment. It is ideally suited for small groups, couples or individuals trying to improve their fitness level and eating habits, or for those who would like to have a healthy vacation. New Life is open each year in Killington, Vermont from mid May through the end of September. New Life offers a variety of vacation options including a 2-4 day mini-getaway, a 5-10 day Jump Start Program and the 11-day or longer Weight Loss Retreat. New Life Hiking Spa was chosen by MSNBC.com as 'one of the top 10 destinations in the world to get in shape,' by Shape Magazine as 'one of the eight best weight loss spas,' and by Health Magazine as 'one of four great weight loss spas.' More information can be found online at http://www.NewLifeHikingSpa.com or http://www.WeightLossSpa.com or by viewing the New Life Hiking Spa edition of Vermont Spotlight on video.