Marana, AZ (Vocus) October 28, 2009
When The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Dove Mountain opens in December, in conjunction with the resort, it promises to join the ranks of must-visit spas on the West Coast. With that in mind, the sparkling new 17,000-square-foot spa, which embraces the enchanting habitat of the southern Arizona's Tortolita Mountains, will mark its debut with tempting, value-laden packages.
o Signature Spa Package. Starting at $449 per night, this package includes overnight deluxe guest room accommodations, two-50 minute Ritz-Carlton signature massages, American breakfast for two each morning and overnight valet parking.
o Sonoran Golf and Spa Escape Package. Starting at $529 per night (with a two-night minimum), this package includes deluxe guest room accommodations, American breakfast for two each morning, two 18-hole rounds of golf on the Jack Nicklaus signature golf course (home to the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championships), two 50-minute signature body treatments and overnight valet parking.
The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Dove Mountain includes 14 private treatment rooms, two esthetic rooms, a hydrotherapy room, one Vichy shower and two oversized suites, ideal for couples and friends. Massages, facials and body treatments are available, as are skin prescriptions, touch therapy, body remedy and water cures. Also available are a full-service salon with two hair stations and three manicure stations and four pedicure chairs with views of the mountainside, as is a comprehensive fitness center. A co-ed relaxation lounge joins the two sides of the spa.
Guests will be able to view petroglyphs carved into the mountainsides from 300 B.C. to 1500 A.D. by the Hohokam Indians. At night, two built-in fire pits illuminate an outdoor terrace, ideal for partaking in the resort's signature lunar massages and star gazing.
The spa's boutique, meanwhile, features a selection of wonderful merchandise, appropriate to the desert environment, including spa apparel, candles, skin care and Sonoran mind and body wellness products.
The unique destination spa is part of The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, the largest and most comprehensive Ritz-Carlton project in the continental United States. Guests will enjoy the finest cuisine, prepared by world-class chefs, along with The Ritz-Carlton's unparalleled sophistication and personalized service throughout its 850 acres.
For more information on The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Dove Mountain, visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/DoveMountain/Spa.
About The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
Nestled in the high Sonoran Desert is an invigorating playground where the adventurous can explore the lush desert along the Tortolitas Mountains and majestic Saguaro forest. The 850 acre property features a 250 room hotel, Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, destination spa and luxury homes at The Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain. The resort also features adventure programming, world class hiking, and is home to the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championships each spring in its striking canyon setting. This is a place where adventure and a gracious spirit of hospitality come to life. For reservation information, please call 1-800-241-3333 or visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/dovemountain.
About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 72 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe with future openings including Dubai International Financial Centre, United Arab Emirates; Dove Mountain, Tucson, Arizona; and Lake Tahoe, California. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, which recognizes outstanding customer service. For more information, or reservations, please contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at http://www.ritzcarlton.com.
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