WAILEA, MAUI – The Fairmont Kea Lani’s new Willow Stream Spa was recently voted as the Top Spa in Hawai’i by readers of Travel + Leisure Magazine. The all-suite resort was also recognized amongst the state’s Top 10 hotels and resorts. The two coveted awards follow $70 million in renovations to the hotel over the past three years, including the addition of the 9,000 square-foot Willow Stream Spa which opened earlier this year.
Each year, Travel + Leisure Magazine polls its 4.8 million readers to vote on their favorite hotels, resorts and spas across the world resulting in the magazine’s coveted World’s Best List. The Fairmont Kea Lani’s Willow Stream Spa earned its first place title with a score of 95.33 out of 100 based on a combination of ambience, treatments, service, facilities and value. The Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui received top scores based on rooms, location, service, restaurants, and value.
“We’re thrilled that Travel + Leisure readers have named Willow Stream Spa as the best in the state,” said Charles Head, General Manager at The Fairmont Kea Lani. “Following our recent multi-million dollar investment, it’s truly an honor that the world’s most discerning travelers have recognized the resort’s unmatched accommodations, spa and restaurants. We couldn’t be more proud.”
The new Willow Stream Spa encompasses 9,000 square feet which includes eight manicure and pedicure stations, one make-up station, three outdoor spa cabanas and 13 interior treatment suites. The Nalu (Wave) Suite features Maui’s only state-of-the art wave massage table that simulates the feeling of floating and the Wailele (Waterfall) Suite offers a multiple-nozzle Vichy Shower for signature body services and scrubs. Additional features include multiple sensory experience showers inspired by varieties of Maui rain, steam and sauna, a soothing pālolo (mud) bar and an invigorating hot stone foot bed. The new spa features locally-inspired experiences that combine Maui-sourced products, oils and herbs with ancient Hawaiian tradition, as well as the latest in spa technology.
Discerning travelers can now experience Willow Stream Spa and The Fairmont Kea Lani firsthand with the new Suite Aloha Savings package. This special offer includes up to 40% off rates for accommodations in a one-bedroom suite or a spacious 2- or 3-bedroom villa and is available for travel between August 25 – September 2 and/or September 27 – December 19, 2014. Rates start at $329 USD per night in a Fairmont Suite category. For more information, visit Fairmont.com/KeaLani.
Located on the pristine white sands of Wailea, The Fairmont Kea Lani, Maui is Hawaii’s only luxury oceanfront resort featuring spacious suites and villas. This distinctive hotel encompasses 22 acres of tropical landscape and offers authentic Hawaiian cultural experiences and warm and personal service which portray the essence of aloha. A luxurious haven in one of the most scenic places on earth, the resort rests gracefully on Polo Beach, situated on the sunny southwest shores of Maui.
Launched in 2001, Willow Stream is the award-winning signature spa brand of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. Located in some of the most beautiful places in the world, each of the Willow Stream Spas draw on the nature, essence and energy of its surroundings – from the desert, the mountains, the sea or the pulse of a cityscape – and all offer Fairmont’s unique brand of luxury and outstanding service. Coupled with authentic spa experiences and a place to escape for both solitude and socializing, Willow Stream Spas simply make you feel fantastic. From the sun washed stone mountains in Scottsdale, Arizona to the vibrant city of Shanghai, Willow Stream Spas inspire living with abundant energy. For more information and all Willow Stream Spa locations, please call 1-800-441-1414.