Spas in the News
at Ink48 Opens in Manhattan - Urban Retreat is Ready to Leave a Lasting Impression
NEW YORK, June 29, 2010 As if the panoramic view of
the Manhattan Skyline and the Hudson River was not enough, Ink48 adds to the extensive
list of reasons why a visit to their hotel is a must do. July 1st marks the grand
opening of InkSpa, an eco-friendly boutique spa that combines unsurpassed luxury
with personal well-being. Located at 653 Eleventh Avenue and 48th Street on the
second floor of Ink48 a Kimpton Hotel, InkSpa is equipped with a style and substance
that enhances Ink48s one-of-a-kind urban retreat feeling.
Set on the outskirts of Manhattan, InkSpa offers a tempting
sanctuary amidst the hustle and bustle of New York City; providing a full range
of services focused on relaxation, well-being, pure indulgence, health and balance.
The services offered include an extensive, eclectic assortment of body massages,
facial treatments, body healings and waxings. Some of InkSpas most adored
services include the Ultimate Urban Facial and Jet Lag Recovery treatment. InkSpa
will help balance your mind and body, and improve your spirit with treatments
that include pure natural resources and the healing touch.
InkSpas three treatment rooms have been designed to
create a lasting impression of inner and outer harmony. Organic and eco-friendly
products from Kerstin Florian, customized music selections, original photography
by local artist Michael Palladino and visions of Ink48s Zen Garden all contribute
to an overall pleasurable experience. Additionally, highly-trained therapists
with specific areas of expertise create a feeling of total relaxation as they
cater to each guests unique needs.
InkSpa will soon
be making its mark on the Manhattan canvas, so find the time to travel down to
InkSpa, a slice of heaven in Hells Kitchen.
is open daily from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. To book reservations or to request in-room
spa services please call, (646) 572-7440.
in a former printing house, Ink48 is located on 48th Street and 11th Avenue, and
is the first upscale hotel in Manhattans Hells Kitchen neighborhood.
Ink48 offers panoramic views of the Hudson River and amenities and services to
inspire and encourage each guest to Make Your Mark. It is an inviting
and playful urban retreat in the midst of the worlds most exciting city.
The 222-room, 17-story hotel was designed by award-winning architects David Rockwell
and Carlos Zapata, who were inspired by three quintessential New York spaces
the pocket park, the loft and rooftop terrace - all capturing an authentic city
vibe in style, ambiance and attitude. Ink48 is operated by San Francisco-based
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, the countrys leading and largest boutique
hotel operator. Ink48 is located at 653 11th Avenue at 48th Street, New York,
N.Y. For more information call 212.757.0088 or visit www.ink48.com.
San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels
& Restaurants, a collection of boutique hotels and chef-driven restaurants
in the US, is an acknowledged industry pioneer and was the first to bring the
boutique hotel concept to America. Founded in 1981 by Bill Kimpton, the company
is well-known for making travelers feel welcomed and comfortable while away from
home through intuitive and unscripted customer care, stylish ambience and having
a certain playfulness in its approach to programs and amenities. Each hotel provides
a range of exciting culinary experiences through locally-loved, top-rated, destination,
chef-driven restaurants. Kimpton leads the hospitality industry in ecological
practices through its innovative EarthCare program that spans all hotels and restaurants.
Market Metrix, a recognized authority and leader in feedback solutions, consistently
ranks Kimpton above other hotel companies in luxury and upper upscale segments
for customer satisfaction. Privately held Kimpton operates 50 hotels and 54 restaurants
in 16 states. For more information visit www.KimptonHotels.com
or call 1-800-KIMPTON.