We are very excited to launch this program in support of breast cancer research and October Breast Cancer Awareness Month
New York, NY (PRWEB) August 10, 2008
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, New York is delighted to announce its first annual "Spa for a Year" promotion in support of October Breast Cancer Awareness Month and breast cancer research. The Spa will be selling Long Life Raffle Tokens at The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, New York and at select local events from now through October 2008.
The winning token holder will receive one year's worth of two-hour spa treatments* at The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, New York - one treatment per month, for 12 consecutive months, beginning November 2008. Mandarin Oriental, New York's "Spa for a Year" prize is valued at over USD 6,000. Long Life Raffle Tokens can be purchased for USD 50 each, 10 tokens for USD 450 or 20 tokens for USD 900. All proceeds from the Long Life Raffle Token sales will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
"We are very excited to launch this program in support of breast cancer research and October Breast Cancer Awareness Month," states Denise Vitiello, Spa Director at Mandarin Oriental, New York. "We plan to make "Spa for a Year" an annual event that supports research and awareness of this important cause and helps highlight The Spa's efforts to promote wellness and good health to our guests from around the world as well as to the local community. Our goal for this first year is to sell our full allotment of 1,000 raffle tokens which would result in a donation to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of USD 40,000 - 50,000 thousand dollars."
- A two-hour treatment is one hour and 50 minutes of active treatment time. Ten extra minutes are factored in for guest arrival and preparation.
About Mandarin Oriental, New York
A stunning fusion of modern design with stylish Oriental flair, Mandarin Oriental, New York features 248 elegant guestrooms and suites -- all with breathtaking views of Manhattan and Five-Star hospitality. Luxurious amenities include Asiate, the hotel's elegant restaurant; MObar created by noted interior designer, Tony Chi; the Lobby Lounge with dramatic views of Central Park; a 14,500-square-foot, Five-Star Mandarin Oriental Spa; and a state-of-the-art fitness center with a 75-foot lap pool. In addition, there is premium meeting and event space, including a 6,000-square-foot pillar-less ballroom with three walls of windows overlooking Central Park. Located in Columbus Circle's Time Warner Center, Mandarin Oriental, New York is in an idyllic location just steps away from world-class dining, shopping and entertainment, including the Broadway Theater District, Lincoln Center, Central Park, Jazz at Lincoln Center and the Time Warner Center's collection of upscale retail shops and restaurants.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels and resorts. Mandarin Oriental now operates, or has under development, 40 hotels representing over 10,000 rooms in 24 countries, with 16 hotels in Asia, 14 in The Americas and 10 in Europe and North Africa.
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Telephone: (212) 805 8820