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Stories with subject: Spas
  • Struggle over Saint Edward: Renovate it, or tear it down? 
    Updated: Feb-07-16 3:05 am

    SEATTLE - When developer Kevin Daniels announced plans in August to renovate the badly deteriorated 1931 seminary building at Saint Edward State Park in Kenmore and turn it into a hotel and spa, he said he knew it would involve a lengthy public process and outspoken neighbors who love their park the way it is.

  • Hotels expand options to keep guests healthy on the road story has photos
    Updated: Feb-01-16 10:01 pm

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida - Running concierges, a hotel mini bar stocked with produce from the local farmers market and a training wall that comes standard in every room. The hotel industry is moving beyond basement gyms and basic spa menus to accommodate guests' growing requests to stay healthy while on the road.

  • From spa to insurance, some businesses stay open in blizzard story has photos
    Updated: Jan-23-16 4:35 pm

    FALLS CHURCH, Virginia - Sometimes, you just need a massage, even if you have to walk through knee-deep snow to get it.

  • Huge new thermal bath-and-spa complex opens in Bucharest 
    Updated: Jan-15-16 6:19 pm

    BUCHAREST, Romania - Austria's A-Heat Group has opened a giant thermal bath-and-spa complex in Romania that it says is the largest in Europe.

  • Huge new thermal bath-and-spa complex opens in Bucharest 
    Updated: Jan-15-16 8:58 am

    BUCHAREST, Romania - Austria's A-Heat Group has opened a giant thermal bath-and-spa complex in Romania that it says is the largest in Europe.

  • Business meetings at the spa: From wellness to manicures story has photos
    Updated: Jan-14-16 9:28 pm

    Visiting a spa might sound like an indulgence incompatible with a business meeting. But spas get plenty of bookings these days from corporate clients and organizations, whether for team-building, wellness education or even "manicure meetings."