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Sunday, September 8, 2013

Parkhotel Igls Voted Best Destination Spa

Parkhotel Igls in the Austrian Tyrol adds ‘World’s Best Destination Spa 2013’ to its string of accolades.  At the presentation ceremony for the Condé Nast Traveller’s Readers’ Travel Awards 2013, held in London on September 2nd, CN Traveller’s editor Melinda Stevens announced that the magazine’s discerning readers had awarded Parkhotel Igls the world-beating score of 93.54/100 in the Destination Spa category.  In addition Parkhotel Igls ranked an impressive 13 of the magazine’s ‘World’s Top 100’.

Praise was lavished on its dynamic and strict approach to health and wellbeing.  The highly qualified medical staff treat guests according to the celebrated Modern Mayr Therapy placing emphasis on detox, regeneration and holistic wellbeing; one-to-one medical examination, personal supervision and Modern Mayr cuisine all underpin the weekly programmes that enable guests to leave with a healthier body, clearer mind and new personal equilibrium.

On learning that Parkhotel Igls had been voted the world’s best Destination Spa in the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards 2013, the health retreat’s managing director Andrea Gnägi said: ‘I am thrilled and honoured by this award, and gratified that Conde Nast Traveller’s readers rate our facilities and services so highly.  The award confirms that we are on the right track with our holistic approach to health care, regeneration and wellbeing. It endorses the excellence and commitment of our staff, and will be a great inspiration for us.’

Parkhotel Igls is located at 900m at the heart of the Austrian Tyrol within its own extensive nature park, on the edge of the famous summer and winter mountain resort of Igls.  The health retreat is spacious, restful and elegant.  All 51 comfortable rooms and suites benefit from a private balcony and stunning panoramic views.  The spa has a spectacular indoor pool with a hydrotherapy section, saunas, Kneipp circuit and rooms for a wide range of treatments, physiotherapy, Kybun training, group exercise and yoga.

Parkhotel Igls (www.parkhotel-igls.at) also holds the 2011 Tatler Spa Trophy ‘hardcore turnaround’ and has been listed in the Tatler Spa guide in 2012 and 2013.

Parkhotel Igls is included in the exclusive Niche Destinations portfolio: www.niche-destinations.com