ResortSuite
ResortSuite
ResortSuite
 
EMPLOYERS: POST A JOB
Free ezines & magazines
News Video Training Products Magazines Spa Business spa-kit Handbook What's on Advertise Subscribe
Catalogue gallery
More catalogues
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com
31 Oct - 03 Nov 2021
Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, Ojai, United States
09 Nov 2021
Virtual, United States
09-09 Nov 2021
Rockliffe Hall,
15 Nov 2021
Leonardo Royal City Hotel, London, United Kingdom
17-18 Nov 2021
Mövenpick BDMS Wellness Resort, Bangkok, Thailand
29 Nov - 02 Dec 2021
Gran Via Exhibition Centre, Barcelona, Spain
29 Nov - 03 Dec 2021
Online,
02-03 Dec 2021
Kurhaus, Wiesbaden, Germany
Six Senses’ first spa resort in India to open within 14th-century walled fort, formerly home to royalty
By Megan Whitby 20 Sep 2021
Six Senses is scheduled to open its first Indian destination in Rajasthan in mid-October 2021, complete with a 2,800sq m spa. The wellness sanctuary will be powered by Ayurveda's alternative holistic healing traditions which originated in India more than 3,000 years ago.

Called Six Senses Fort Barwara, the resort will be located in a converted 14th-century walled fort facing the Chauth ka Barwara Mandir temple.

The fort was previously the original home of the Rajasthani Royal family and has been sensitively restored by Six Senses to reinterpret the regal ambience of a bygone era dating back 700 years. The new resort encompasses two palaces and two temples.

Six Senses Fort Barwara's comprehensive spa and fitness offering will be stiuated within the original women's palace and two temples. It will have a major focus on Ayurveda and its whole body healing system, as well as meditation and yoga.

Facilities will include six treatment rooms – three for couples, one single and two Ayurvedic – alongside a meditation temple, yoga pavilion, steamroom, sauna, tepidarium, Swedana, cool pool and still pool.

The spa will also cater to fitness enthusiasts and feature a fitness centre, CrossFit outdoor circuit, Alchemy Bar, changing rooms, relaxation areas, a nail bar and spa boutique.

The wellness facility will be helmed by Dr Jitendra Varshney as wellness director. Varshney is an Ayurvedic doctor, certified yoga and Reiki master who specialises in Ayurvedic and Integrated Wellness consultations, guest treatment plans and Reiki therapies.

He's worked within the Six Senses Spa division around the globe since 2015.

Prior to joining Six Senses, Varshney spent 11 years in India managing spas and wellness centres, including Ananda in the Himalayas, Leo Juventa Medi Spa and Three Graces by Amatraa Spa.

Spa rituals at Six Senses Fort Barwara will include traditional Ayurvedic healing modalities, massages, facials, sound healing, wraps, scrubs and biohacking.

During treatments, Six Senses will use luxury Ayurveda aromatherapy brand Subtle Energies as well as its own in-house range of indigenous essential oils, muds, clays, gels and vegetable oils.

A yoga menu including sunrise/sunset meditation, a selection of personalised wellness programmes and a visiting practitioner series will complete the spa menu's offering.

Accommodation at Six Senses Fort Barwara will consist of 48 suites ranging from 70-280sq m. The East Wing will overlook the countryside while the West Wing will offer views to Barwara village and beyond.

Each accommodation is being designed in contemporary Rajasthani style.


News
1 to 12 of 7956 news stories
27 Oct 2021
Spa, beauty and salon businesses in the personal care sector in England will all receive a 50 per cent cut in business rates over the next year. The cut was announced in today's (27 October) ... More
27 Oct 2021
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind the ambitious regenerative tourism project The Red Sea Project (TRSP) in Western Saudi Arabia, has announced the signing of nine hotel management agreements with international hotel ... More
26 Oct 2021
Interest in how built environments can affect our health and wellbeing has become a major topic of discussion globally, especially as lockdown has seen people spending more time indoors. As a result, wellness architecture has ... More
25 Oct 2021
Las Vegas’ vast new integrated mega-resort called Resorts World Las Vegas recently launched its 26,000sq ft wellness facility called Awana Spa & Wellness. Developed by publicly traded Malaysian corporation Genting Berhad, the newly-opened Resorts World ... More
25 Oct 2021
A new spa ritual designed to promote feminine wellness, ease menstrual discomfort and improve blood circulation has launched at The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong. The 90-minute Ladies Wellness Therapy treatment begins with the application of a ... More
22 Oct 2021
Fairmont Spa Century Plaza is now open at the new Fairmont Century Plaza hotel, in Los Angeles, formerly home to the iconic crescent-shaped former Century Plaza Hotel. Since opening in 1966, the property has hosted ... More
21 Oct 2021
Luxury resort operator One&Only Resorts and international skincare and spa brand ESPA have partnered to bring new spa programming to select One&Only resorts. Named Nature’s Resonance by ESPA, the concept is crafted to re-connect guests’ ... More
21 Oct 2021
Marriott International's global head of spa Kenneth Ryan has revealed the company is preparing two new major spa concepts for its St. Regis and W Hotels hospitality brands, during an exclusive interview with Spa Business. ... More
20 Oct 2021
The winners of the World Spa and Wellness (WSW) Awards have been crowned as part of the official 2021 WSW Conference, hosted on 17 and 18 October at Excel Centre in London. Launched in 2012, ... More
20 Oct 2021
Anne Biging and Dr Elisabeth Ixmeier, founders of Healing Hotels of the World and the Healing Summit, are gathering activists, scientists and inspired leaders to host a virtual Healing Summit event on 23 October. Called ... More
18 Oct 2021
Exercise has been highlighted as a crucial weapon in cancer patients’ battle against the disease. Research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) in Perth, Australia, has found that myokines – proteins that are secreted into the ... More
16 Oct 2021
Today (17 October) marks the first day of the annual World Spa and Wellness conference, hosted at London’s ExCeL exhibition centre. The two-day in-person event is curated for international spa and hotel directors to network ... More
     
International SPA Association - iSPA
Living Earth Crafts
Company Profile
RKF Luxury Linen
RKF was born 20 years ago on the foundations of a century-old company. Today, RKF Group consists [more]
 
MORE PROFILES
Featured Supplier
Living Earth Crafts: the first choice for world-class spas around the globe
Living Earth Crafts (LEC) is the world’s most recognised manufacturer of premium spa and wellness equipment. ... more
Orbit4
Product news
JK Group introduces new touchless holistic relaxation bed to stimulate the senses
JK Group introduces new touchless holistic relaxation bed to stimulate the senses
The Spa Collaborative launches The Spa Strategy Success Mapper
The Spa Collaborative launches The Spa Strategy Success Mapper
Help your clients breathe easily with Himalayan Source’s halotherapy Salt Pod
Help your clients breathe easily with Himalayan Source’s halotherapy Salt Pod
Your spa’s (financial) health matters too!
Your spa’s (financial) health matters too!
Sunlighten Saunas and Hologenix partner to create new accessories to enhance the benefits of infrared sauna therapy
Sunlighten Saunas and Hologenix partner to create new accessories to enhance the benefits of infrared sauna therapy
Gaia Skincare's new Strengthening Oil showcased within inclusive treatment for people living with long-term health conditions
Gaia Skincare's new Strengthening Oil showcased within inclusive treatment for people living with long-term health conditions
Directory

 
JOBS
NEWS
VIDEO
TRAINING
PRODUCTS
MAGAZINE
 
SPA BUSINESS
SPA-KIT.NET
SPA BUSINESS HANDBOOK
SUBSCRIBE
ADVERTISE
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
CONTACT US

Leisure Media
Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2021



ResortSuite
ResortSuite
ResortSuite
ResortSuite
News   Products   Magazine
NEWS
Six Senses’ first spa resort in India to open within 14th-century walled fort, formerly home to royalty
POSTED 20 Sep 2021 . BY Megan Whitby
Six Senses Fort Barwara's 2,800sq m spa will be housed within the fort's original women's palace and two temples Credit: Six Senses
Six Senses is scheduled to open its first Indian destination in Rajasthan in mid-October 2021, complete with a 2,800sq m spa. The wellness sanctuary will be powered by Ayurveda's alternative holistic healing traditions which originated in India more than 3,000 years ago.

Called Six Senses Fort Barwara, the resort will be located in a converted 14th-century walled fort facing the Chauth ka Barwara Mandir temple.

The fort was previously the original home of the Rajasthani Royal family and has been sensitively restored by Six Senses to reinterpret the regal ambience of a bygone era dating back 700 years. The new resort encompasses two palaces and two temples.

Six Senses Fort Barwara's comprehensive spa and fitness offering will be stiuated within the original women's palace and two temples. It will have a major focus on Ayurveda and its whole body healing system, as well as meditation and yoga.

Facilities will include six treatment rooms – three for couples, one single and two Ayurvedic – alongside a meditation temple, yoga pavilion, steamroom, sauna, tepidarium, Swedana, cool pool and still pool.

The spa will also cater to fitness enthusiasts and feature a fitness centre, CrossFit outdoor circuit, Alchemy Bar, changing rooms, relaxation areas, a nail bar and spa boutique.

The wellness facility will be helmed by Dr Jitendra Varshney as wellness director. Varshney is an Ayurvedic doctor, certified yoga and Reiki master who specialises in Ayurvedic and Integrated Wellness consultations, guest treatment plans and Reiki therapies.

He's worked within the Six Senses Spa division around the globe since 2015.

Prior to joining Six Senses, Varshney spent 11 years in India managing spas and wellness centres, including Ananda in the Himalayas, Leo Juventa Medi Spa and Three Graces by Amatraa Spa.

Spa rituals at Six Senses Fort Barwara will include traditional Ayurvedic healing modalities, massages, facials, sound healing, wraps, scrubs and biohacking.

During treatments, Six Senses will use luxury Ayurveda aromatherapy brand Subtle Energies as well as its own in-house range of indigenous essential oils, muds, clays, gels and vegetable oils.

A yoga menu including sunrise/sunset meditation, a selection of personalised wellness programmes and a visiting practitioner series will complete the spa menu's offering.

Accommodation at Six Senses Fort Barwara will consist of 48 suites ranging from 70-280sq m. The East Wing will overlook the countryside while the West Wing will offer views to Barwara village and beyond.

Each accommodation is being designed in contemporary Rajasthani style.
Credit: Six Senses
Credit: Six Senses
Credit: Six Senses
Credit: Six Senses
Credit: Six Senses
Credit: Six Senses
RELATED STORIES
Neil Palmer named Six Senses’ new chief operating officer


Neil Palmer has been appointed as Six Senses’ chief operating officer (COO) to look after the brand’s growing portfolio of hotels, resorts and spas in 20 countries, with a further 34 properties signed into the development pipeline.
Six Senses, Raffles, Fairmont, St. Regis and Jumeirah ink deal to operate resorts at 92-island mega-project in Saudi Arabia


The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind the ambitious regenerative tourism project The Red Sea Project (TRSP) in Western Saudi Arabia, has announced the signing of nine hotel management agreements with international hotel brands.
Six Senses opens desert wellness sanctuary in Israel's magnificent Negev desert


Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas has launched its brand new desert retreat called Six Senses Shaharut in Israel.
Six Senses opens Ibiza property with a focus on wellbeing and fitness


Six Senses Ibiza has opened today (10 July 2021). The property – conceived by architect and developer Jonathan Leitersdorf – is a year-round destination set in Xarraca Bay at the northern tip of the island, 35 minutes drive-time from the airport.
MORE NEWS
UK Budget 2021: Business rates cut by half for England's personal care sector
Spa, beauty and salon businesses in the personal care sector in England will all receive a 50 per cent cut in business rates over the next year.
Six Senses, Raffles, Fairmont, St. Regis and Jumeirah ink deal to operate resorts at 92-island mega-project in Saudi Arabia
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind the ambitious regenerative tourism project The Red Sea Project (TRSP) in Western Saudi Arabia, has announced the signing of nine hotel management agreements with international hotel brands.
Leading wellbeing organisations launch research to investigate links between built environments and human wellbeing
Interest in how built environments can affect our health and wellbeing has become a major topic of discussion globally, especially as lockdown has seen people spending more time indoors.
Blu Spas creates social spa concept for US$4.3bn Las Vegas mega-resort
Las Vegas’ vast new integrated mega-resort called Resorts World Las Vegas recently launched its 26,000sq ft wellness facility called Awana Spa & Wellness.
Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong unveils new spa programming to promote female wellbeing
A new spa ritual designed to promote overall feminine wellness, ease menstrual discomfort and improve blood circulation has launched at The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong.
Fairmont Century Plaza’s 14,000sq ft spa opens to underpin hotel’s mission to become sanctuary for the health-conscious
Fairmont Spa Century Plaza is now open at the new Fairmont Century Plaza hotel, in Los Angeles, formerly home to the iconic crescent-shaped former Century Plaza Hotel.
+ More news   
 
COMPANY PROFILES
VOYA

VOYA organic beauty was the brainchild of founders Mark and Kira Walton back in 2006. [more...]
+ More profiles  
VIDEO GALLERY

Sommerhuber GmbH - Ceramic heated LOUNGER ONE PLUS - ultimate relaxation
Lounger One Plus is characterized by an organic aesthetic, delicate contours and an ideal lying comfort. Comfortable ergonomically shaped Heat Storing Ceramics nestle the skin and provide for perfect relaxation – touchless enjoyment meeting the highest hygiene standards. Find out more...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

 

31 Oct - 03 Nov 2021

GSN Buyers Conference - Green Spa Network

Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, Ojai, United States
09 Nov 2021

We Work Well North America

Virtual, United States
+ More diary  
 


CONTACT US

Leisure Media
Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2021

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS