FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Amanda Sullivan, 828-200-0650
OLD EDWARDS PRESENTS WEEKEND SPA RETREATS
Best Rates of the Year on Wellness and Rejuvenation
(Highlands, NC) The Old Edwards Inn and Spa is offering its best rates of the year on wellness and rejuvenation weekend retreats. The packages are design to encourage individuals, couples and friends to take advantage of seasonal savings on lodging, spa and dining packages while engaging in enriching experiences that will enhance their lives. National experts in body, mind and emotional health and wellness will provide an opportunity for life-changing experiences in the restorative village of Highlands, NC. The serene beauty of winter in Highlands, coupled with the healing mountain environment, provide the perfect experience for people wishing to rejuvenate and restore in a Four-Star European style resort.
Weekend Retreats at Old Edwards:
March 10 – 13, 2011
Throw Out “The Rules” and Follow Your Own Inner Wisdom to Wellness and Joy
Join Julia Rogers Hamrick, author of Choosing Easy World for a retreat that will change your perspective on health, love, relationships and joy.
March 24 – 27, 2011
The Art, Science and Inner Wisdom of Skin and Beauty
With a Panel of Experts on Cosmetic Surgery, Dermatology, Cosmetic Acupuncture, Nutrition and Inner Beauty. Learn how to be comfortable in your own skin and to address any real skin or beauty-related issues in a healthy manner.
April 14 – 17, 2011
A Rebalancing Experience with Christine Eisner, National Lifestyle Expert and Author of Comfort Living: A Back-to-Basics Guide to a More Balanced Lifestyle
Discover how to make your home-and your life as personal as your footprint and as comfortable as your favorite pair of jeans!
Space is limited. To schedule your retreat today, call 828-787-2625. For more information, visit www.oldedwardsinn.com/winterwellness
About Old Edwards Inn and Spa
Condé Nast Traveler’s #1 Hotel Spa in North America for 2010 with the First Ever Perfect Score in the 20-Year History of the Reader’s Survey
2010 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award (top ten in the US)
Condé Nast Johansen’s Most Excellent Inn in the US and Canada 2008
Forbes Four-Star Rated for both the Resort and The Spa
AAA Four-Diamond Rated
Madison’s Restaurant and Wine Garden has won the Wine Spectator “Award of Excellence” every year since 2005 and the “Best Of” award since 2008.
The Old Edwards Inn and Spa welcomes visitors to North Carolina’s high country with its unique blend of relaxed luxury recognized worldwide. A spectacular outdoor heated mineral pool, world class spa, award-winning dining, and golf at the private Old Edwards Club are signature experiences at this full-service mountain resort. Guests are surrounded by the warmth and character of Old-Europe architecture and authentic period antiques. Many rooms, cottages and suites offer private patios or terraces—some with captivating rooftop views of Main Street and downtown Highlands. All of the luxury accommodations include champagne arrival, twice-daily housekeeping, two 24-hour business centers and two 24-hour Butler’s pantries with Dove Bars, fresh fruit and soft beverages. European bedding, fine Italian linens, plush robes & slippers, rainfall showers, heated-tile bathroom floors, in-room safes and Wi-Fi enhance the in-room experience. Old Edwards Inn and Spa also boasts a state-of-the art fitness center with wellness classes that include guided hikes into the scenic surrounding mountains known as “waterfall country.”
Guests enjoy onsite shopping at the Spa Boutique, Acorn’s Boutique or Acorn’s Annex featuring fine antiques and home accessories. Dining venues include Madison ’s Restaurant and Wine Garden serving innovative New South Cuisine, The Rib Shack and Sports Corner, the Spa Café and the Poolside Bar and Bistro. Special events and weddings take place at The Farm—a lushly landscaped Old Edwards property located one mile from downtown Highlands featuring The Barn, the Farmhouse with luxury lodging, Bridal Pavilion, Bridal Bridge over a scenic pond and outdoor events pavilion. The Old Edwards Executive Conference Center provides a catered corporate retreat venue. Also introduced in 2009 was Satulah, Old Edwards Private Residences, which includes 14 luxury mountain homes just two blocks off Main Street, Highlands. The Forbes Four-Star, AAA Four-Diamond resort is located at 445 Main Street in Highlands, NC.