By Don Douloff, October 23, 2008
Guerlain has opened a spa in the Waldorf=Astoria hotel, in New York City, its first for the hotel chain, and plans future spas for new-build Waldorf=Astoria hotels and resorts in gateway cities worldwide.
Occupying most of the 19th floor of the Waldorf Towers, the 14,000-sq.-ft. Guerlain Spa features 16 treatment rooms, consisting of 13 dry rooms with their own bathroom and three fully-appointed wet-therapy suites for hydrotherapy and Vichy shower, a footbath lounge, interconnecting and double rooms for couples and groups, freshly prepared beverages and views of midtown Manhattan.
The facility also offers facial therapies, body sublimation, five-senses hydrotherapy, harmonizing massage, intensive hand and foot therapies, men’s therapies and spa/accommodation retreat packages. Each of the Guerlain experiences is based on the signature Guerlain Méthode and advanced skincare technologies.