Wellness and pampering highlight women's event, january 23 - 25
BEDFORD, PA (Jan. 9, 2009) – Starting off the new year armed with knowledge while being pampered is the formula for the Women’s Wellness Weekend at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa. In partnership with Magee-Womens Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center (UPMC), the resort is holding its annual three-day event with a focus on women’s health, fitness and stress reduction. Doctors, health professionals and fitness experts will offer practical tools for living a balanced life. A diverse educational program -- including topics such as osteoporosis, weight training, joint and bone health, menopause and stress -- is interspersed with spa treatments, meals and fitness classes.
“True wellness is the balance of inner calm, outer vitality and overall health,” said Veronique Paquet, director of the resort’s Springs Eternal Spa. “Through this specially designed weekend, we hope to inspire a lifelong commitment to balanced living.”
The Women’s Wellness Weekend is Friday, January 23rd through Sunday, January 25th. Two-night stay package rates start at $695 per room (single occupancy) and $570 per person (double occupancy). Package includes accommodations, educational sessions, specially-prepared meals, a $75 spa credit and a spa amenity. Additional spa services are available by appointment. A Saturday-only program is also available for $180 including breakfast, lunch, seminars and admission to “An Evening of Indulgence” featuring the resort’s culinary staff. Rates are subject to tax, resort fees and subject to availability. For additional details, guests can call (866)623-8719 or visit omnihotels.com.
About Magee-Womens Hospital
Magee-Womens Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center of is a full-service women’s hospital, which has now expanded to include a range of services for women and men: diagnostic imaging, including CT and MRI, a Heart Center, bariatric surgery, orthopedics, digestive disorders, pulmonology, thoracic surgery, minimally invasive abdominal surgery and vascular surgery.
About Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa
Long heralded for its healing waters and restorative environs, the Omni Bedford Springs Resort’s origins date back to 1796 when its seven original mineral springs lured guests for a healing cure. A classic “springs resort” with many of the original buildings and architectural elements still in place, the restored and expanded Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa features the 30,000 square foot Springs Eternal Spa, five restaurants, meeting and banquet space, retail shops and a variety of recreational activities. The landmark resort recently became part of the Omni Hotels’ portfolio of luxury properties.
ABOUT OMNI HOTELS
Omni Hotels creates compelling, memorable guest experiences at 43 luxury hotels and resorts in leading business gateways and leisure destinations across North America. From exceptional golf and spa retreats to dynamic business settings, each location features four-diamond services, including award-winning signature restaurants, Wi-Fi connectivity and unique fitness options. Omni’s mission for total customer service is further supported by its “Power of One” program that empowers associates to make on-the-spot decisions to meet or exceed guest expectations. Guests can locate hotels and book accommodations by visiting www.omnihotels.com or by calling 1-800-THE-OMNI.