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The Wellness Program at The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

Bal Harbour, Florida –

The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort, renowned as South Florida’s premier luxury hospitality experience, is once again changing the face of travel as the celebrated resort debuts their new Wellness Program. The Wellness Program at The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort provides guests with the opportunity to recharge the mind and body, with unique and customizable programs focusing on exercising, eating healthfully and anti-stress modalities such as meditation and yoga. The resort experience was forever changed with the opening of The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort, offering guests a new dimension of bespoke luxury all within minutes of the vibrant energy of South Beach; renowned as one of the world’s premier fashion and shopping destinations, the resort, with the debut of the new Wellness Program, is now emerging as the most coveted location for those seeking an experience that is at once luxurious and rejuvenating.

Developed in partnership with celebrated fitness trainers Tracie and Christopher Vlaun, the Wellness Program has been created to tailor to each guest’s needs, and the comprehensive programming includes not only fitness and exercise offerings, but also culinary, nutrition, spa and relaxation components as well. Whether guests wish to simply eat more healthfully during their vacation, maintain their normal work out while on the road, put a fresh spin on an exercise routine, or transform their bodies, the Wellness Program has something for everyone.

 

Fitness & Exercise

 

Taking advantage of the resort’s idyllic setting, Tracie and Christopher instruct several fitness classes on the beach, including early morning Beach Body Sculpt and Befit Beach Boot Camp. The Beach Boot Camp class consists of strength training and intermittent cardio drills to help guests blast calories and increase the use of muscles in ways that do not happen on a hard surface, all while overlooking the sparkling Atlantic ocean. Tracie and Christopher offer a full range of experiences, which includes meditation, nutrition counseling, Reiki, Pre/Post Natal Training and Yoga, Aquatic Classes and Myofascial Release. Through the Wellness Program guests can also receive personal training and 1-on-1 consultations.

The resort is also home to a fully equipped fitness center, with state-of-art fitness equipment and floor to ceiling windows that overlook the pool and ocean. The facilities feature a number of cardio and weight training machines all designed by Italian fitness experts, Technogym.

Guests can sign up for classes in the Spa or work-out site five minutes before the class, or can register in advance by e-mailing: contact@v-artofwellness.com or calling 786-423-7590. The work-out facilities are open 24 hours, allowing guests the freedom to work-out on their schedules.

 

Culinary & Nutrition

 

Nutritional and healthy culinary options can be enjoyed in any of the property’s restaurants as well as in-room with the Wellness Mini-bar. Guests won’t have to battle the temptation of candy or potato chips stocked in their hotel room, as mini-bars can be transformed into a wellness mini-bar, designed to reflect the tastes of the resort’s heart-healthy clientele. The wellness mini-bar can be personalized by dietary needs, and stocked with low sodium, low fat and high protein foods,

such as Go Raw Banana Bread flax bar and Orgain organic nutritional shakes. The Wellness Program menu also features a specialty fresh juice program and an extensive menu of healthy cocktails, featuring all fresh ingredients and organic wines and liquor. Additionally, the St. Regis Bal Harbour builds their menus based on the simple principle of always using the most fresh, in-season, natural, and organic ingredients possible. The resort looks at natural pairings from a seasonal perspective, and pays close attention to portion size, allowing guests to savor the flavors of the Grass Fed New York Strip or Tropical Fruit Vacherin, all in moderation. In preparing a dish, the resort chooses a cooking method that best preserves the essential flavor and nutritional components of the ingredients.

 

Spa & Relaxation

 

The Reméde Spa at the St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort offers a wide range of services which are the perfect complement to an invigorating workout. Health-conscious guests can seek relief for overexerted muscles, or simply let their mind and body escape with wellness inspired spa experiences where Remède Spa technicians deliver the most exclusive treatments in South Florida. Guests may enjoy luxurious services such as The Royal Muscle Rejuvenation, which provides a soothing reduction of stress while assisting in healing bruises, joint pain, sprains, or muscle pain; or the Remède Customized Wrap, which boosts a wide range of benefits ranging from combating cellulite, releasing muscle tension and improving skin condition. To book treatments guests can call 305-993-3300 (extension 3600).

For those that want the complete, holistic experience guests can book any of the below specialty packages:

 

Recharge

 

Jump start your fitness with a program tailored to you. After a one-on-one consultation, you’ll be challenged by a certified personal trainer and enjoy your choice of group fitness classes. Relax your sore muscles with a specialized post-workout treatment at Remède spa. The package includes a1-on-1 consultation with V Art of Wellness, Choice of Group Fitness Class with V Art of Wellness, Private session with a certified Personal Trainer, Post-Training Treatment Remède spa and St. Regis Fitness Pack, which includes a stretch mat, water bottle, and resistance bands. In addition to the room rate, the wellness package will be an additional $243.

 

Renew

 

The Renew Package focuses on finding balance in one’s life. Clear your mind and work your body with a private beach yoga session tailored just for you, then relax and refresh with a customized post-workout treatment at Remède Spa. The package includes a1-on-1 consultation with V Art of Wellness, Private yoga practice catered to your specific individual needs, Post-Training Spa Treatment and a St. Regis Fitness Pack, which includes a stretch mat, water bottle, and resistance bands. In addition to the room rate, the wellness package will be an additional $225.

Both packages have a minimum of a two night stay and must be booked seven days in advance.

The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort is located directly across from the celebrated Bal Harbour Shops and is minutes away from the energy of South Beach and Miami. Travelers discover a new dimension of bespoke luxury with the resort’s 243, ocean-view rooms and suites, including 70 one and two-bedroom suites in an all-glass tower rising 27 stories above an expansive stretch of beach on the Atlantic Ocean. Additionally, the resort offers world-class dining including a restaurant inspired by Jean-Georges Vongerichten, wine vault, St. Regis bar, private poolside and beach cabanas and much more. Visit www.stregisbalharbour.com or call 305-993-3300 for more information.

 

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About St. Regis Hotels & Resorts

 

Combining classic sophistication with a modern sensibility, St. Regis is committed to delivering exceptional experiences at 30 luxury hotels and resorts in the best addresses around the world. Since the opening of the first St. Regis Hotel in New York City over a century ago by John Jacob Astor IV, the brand has remained committed to an uncompromising level of bespoke and anticipatory service for all of its guests, delivered flawlessly by signature St. Regis Butler Service.

From Bal Harbour to Bangkok, Saadiyat Island to Shenzhen, the St. Regis brand caters to a new generation of luxury travelers and continues to thoughtfully build its portfolio in the most sought after destinations at the heart of today’s grand tour. Plans for the brand to expand its legacy include much-anticipated St. Regis Hotels & Resorts in the Riviera Maya and in Asia, where St. Regis has announced plans to open hotels in Changsha, Chengdu, Kuala Lumpur, Lijiang, Nanjing, New Delhi and Zhuhai. Additionally in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, St. Regis will continue to expand in Abu Dhabi, Amman, Cairo and Dubai. For more information on St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, please visit www.stregis.com, to explore our recent debuts visit www.stregis.com/newgrandtour and for the privilege of residential ownership, please visit www.stregis.com/residences.