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Macau, China – September 19, 2017 – ESPA Macau was awarded ‘Best Hotel Spa of the Year’ at the 9th SpaChina Awards, held from 14-16 September in Chengdu. One of the most prestigious spa recognitions in China, the SpaChina Awards maintain a vigorous assessment process by a panel of judges from across the industry, including senior spa consultants and managers from China, Hong Kong and Macau. The general public is also invited to cast their vote via WeChat. ESPA Macau emerged a winner amongst illustrious peers, in recognition of its luxuriously stylish setting and idyllic treatments with intimate, personalized service.

“Receiving the title ‘Best Hotel Spa of the Year’ at the SpaChina Awards is an immense honor, and it is an affirmation that the dedication and efforts of our Ladies and Gentlemen at ESPA Macau have not gone unnoticed,” said Rauf Malik, Vice President of Operations for JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau. “In our third consecutive year as a winner at the SpaChina Awards, I am pleased that ESPA Macau has only moved from strength to strength in providing the finest service and facilities, to create a sanctuary where our guests can rejuvenate their bodies and minds.”

About ESPA Macau
Infusing elements of design rooted in traditional Chinese and Portuguese architecture, the treatment rooms at ESPA Macau reflect the unique character of the city. The arrival lounge is inspired by tawny colored crystal rock formations. The palette has a warm glow with tan leather on reception stations, upholstery in golden and coral tones, creamy Calcutta marble floors and antique glazed mirrors that clad octagonal support columns. The interior of the various rooms all feature a balanced use of natural materials such as dark timber, oak, and onyx, and use different illumination techniques to ensure the perfect sanctuary where guests can restore their inner and outer glow.

Men and women have identically designed yet separate pools, steam rooms, saunas, ice fountains, experience showers, relaxation/reflexology lounges and changing areas. The pools make a stunning impression with their breathtaking use of natural materials and cleverly planned layouts. Anchored to the ceiling panels are hammocks suspended over the pools so that guests can appear to be effortlessly floating above water in a state of calm tranquility.

Signature Treatments
Signature therapeutic offerings include:

  • Pearl River Chi, a nurturing treatment combining powerful marine elements to hydrate the skin and release tension
  • Jade Reviver, utilizing the natural benefits of Jade to awaken the senses, brighten the skin and melt away stress
  • Reflex Meridien Massage, a massage inspired by traditional Chinese medicine to help regulate the flow of energy 
  • Macau Body Smoother Ritual, combining a body wrap and massage to restore equilibrium and bring deep relaxation

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