Santa Monica, California, March 25, 2008
Exhale, the highly publicized mind body spa praised for bringing the destination spa experience into urban markets through unique, result-oriented therapies and proprietary mind body classes including Core Fusion® and Core Energy Flow®, is delighted to announce that it has moved into the hospitality realm by partnering with the Fairmont Miramar Hotel to open exhale at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows Santa Monica on April 1, 2008.
Exhale at the Fairmont Miramar Santa Monica is the first of its kind urban sanctuary and retreat, offering guests exhale’s unique and comprehensive spa, fitness and healing programs that go far beyond what can be found in any other hotel. The spa offers its authentic therapies for the body and face such as a relaxing deep tissue massage and facials appropriate for all skin types, nail care, eyebrow shaping and waxing services provided by professionals trained under exhale’s eyebrow guru, Eliza Petrescu. Exhale also provides to the hotel private training sessions in its acclaimed Core Fusion® and Core Energy Flow® fitness classes, weekend packages and retreat programs.
“We are confident that exhale will provide our guests a genuine ‘urban escape’ experience,” said Ellis O’Connor, General Manager of the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows. “Exhale encompasses fitness, spa therapies, relaxation, healing, and beauty all within one unique setting.”
Exhale at the Fairmont Miramar Santa Monica not only boasts a colorful menu of therapy services and fitness programs, but also allows guests to enjoy a quiet relaxation lounge along with fully appointed changing rooms with steam, sauna, lockers and showers. The indoor spa pavilion includes five therapy rooms and an area specifically dedicated to nail care. As development moves forward, guests will soon be able soak up the Santa Monica sun with poolside spa cabanas and private mind body classes on the sundeck of the pavilion.
Exhale, conceived to fulfill the need for high quality transformational mind body offerings within a spa setting, is the brainchild of leading spa executive Annbeth Eschbach, who is supported by a team of industry veterans. Backed by Brentwood Associates, exhale has plans to grow their wellbeing paradigm to 15-20 locations throughout the U.S. and currently operates 9 locations in New York, Massachusetts, Illinois, California and Texas.
The Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows is nestled at the top of the bluffs in Santa Monica, and boasts unparallel views of the Pacific Ocean. The 302-room hotel is conveniently located just 20 minutes from Los Angeles International Airport, one mile from Santa Monica’s Main Street, steps away from Third Street Promenade and within close proximity of Beverly Hills, Hollywood and the Getty Center. Handsomely-appointed guest rooms with full ocean views and private balconies, The Grille, The Koi Pond, fitness center facilities (including an outdoor heated pool), over 25,000 square feet of meeting space and business services are offered in this seaside paradise.