Recognizing the spas are no longer just a female thing, operators around the country are creating ways to lure men into treatment rooms for special facials and body services. For business men or guys travelling solo a spa session could be just what the doctor ordered to get you over jet-lag, loneliness, aches, pains and stress.
Starting with the massive, 43,000 square foot spa at the Dolder Grand guys can book a La Prairie Swiss Cellular Facial just for them (60 min.) for €190. The rejuvenating treatment reduces signs of facial fatigue and stress, leaving it fresher and more youthful. La Prairie’s exclusive Cellular Complex combined with the Cellular Power Infusion gives skin strength and vitality a man can see and feel. For the active male looking for direct access to the forest, the Dolder Grand is also ideal for various outdoor activities such as jogging and Nordic walking. Complimentary mountain bikes are available for use if you wish to explore the surrounding countryside. At the Dolder Sports facilities, you can enjoy a range of seasonal recreational activities: there are a golf course, tennis courts, and a mini golf course.
Then in gay Paree at the Parisian palace, Le Meurice recently unveiled their first male-made treatment at Spa Valmont. The Mister M, which lasts 60 minutes and costs $170, is an ultra-moisturizing treatment that helps to combat fatigue and signs of aging. The treatment focuses on the eye contour area and restores radiance and firmness for visibly younger skin. Male guests can also light up at the oldest cigar shop in Paris, A La Civette Du Palais-Royal, where both Napoléon and Casanova purchased cigars!
In Italy’s marvelous Milan, the Hotel Principe di Savoia is offering guys the ultimate package with the Male N.10 Offer that includes a manly rub at Club 10 Spa for two, tickets to catch a game at the San Siro football stadium followed by a beer or cocktail at Principe Bar and a souvenir football jersey of a Milan or Inter N.10 player. Rates start from $850 through December 31, 2015 and are subject to availability. VAT and service are included in the price but an additional city tax of €5 per day, per person over 18, applies.
Men can indulge themselves in merry ole England with a Fast Facial at The Spa at Coworth Park in Ascot. his express deep cleanse includes a facial massage and moisturizer treatment for men. The 40 minute session costs $97. Guys can also groom up with a manicure or pedicure for $75.
So go ahead and spa like a man.