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Wednesday, January 16, 2008

wouldn't it be loverly?

update: just received this note from sarah --
I am so sorry to inform you that due to unforeseen circumstances, the Lovers’ Yoga Package has been cancelled.

oh well. keep reading if you want to find out about the luxurious NYC yoga package you could have treated your sweetie to on v-day...

sarah pallack from think PR asked me to share this valentine's day package deal with all of you. i think it sounds heavenly... too bad i can't make it to NYC that weekend. but maybe you can?


W New York – The Court and W New York – The Tuscany Introduce The Lovers’ Yoga Weekend Package

NEW YORK, NY – January 2008 – W New York – The Court and Tuscany Hotels invites guests to live (and wuv) well with an exclusive Lovers’ Yoga Weekend Package. Designed for couples who want to celebrate their shared love for the art of yoga together, this unique experience gives valentines the chance to relax, rejuvenate and create deep, lasting bonds while practicing poses in the stylish ambiance of a W Hotel with world renowned yoga instructor, Darrin Zeer.

Available exclusively at W New York – The Court and W New York – The Tuscany the weekend of February 15-17, 2008, the Lovers’ Yoga Weekend Package includes:

~ 2 yoga sessions with Darrin Zeer (a 3-hour session on Saturday, February 16 and a 2-hour session on Sunday, February 17)
~ Lovers’ Yoga and Massage books personally written and signed by Darrin Zeer
~ A $50 Blissertificate to Bliss Spa
~ Nut breads, bananas and strawberries served in-room
~ A Spectacular Room at a wonderful price

The Lovers’ Yoga Weekend Package starts at $709 and can be booked by calling Maya Stanic at 212.726.9534, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.

About W Hotels Worldwide

W Hotels is a global lifestyle brand with 21 properties in the most vibrant cities around the world. Inspiring and indulging its guests with thoughtful, refreshing and stylish experiences, signature restaurants, bars and destination spas, W has become the fastest growing luxury hotel brand in the world. Each hotel offers a unique mix of innovative design, comfort, and cultural influences from fashion to music to art and everything in between. W’s first residential property, W Dallas-Victory, opened in June of 2006, and soon thereafter was named a Forbes Magazine “Top Business Hotel.” W Hotels have been announced in Scottsdale (2008), Midtown Atlanta (2008), Fort Lauderdale (2008), Buckhead (2008), Hoboken (2008), Minneapolis (2008), Downtown Atlanta (2008), Downtown New York (2009), South Beach (2009), Hollywood (2009), Philadelphia (2009), Washington, D.C. (2009), Austin (2010), and Huntington Beach (2010). Internationally, W has announced plans for hotels in Istanbul (2008), Doha (2008), Hong Kong (2008), St. Petersburg (2008), Santiago (2008), Athens (2009), Milan (2009), Shanghai (2009), Barcelona (2009), Dubai-Festival City (2010), Macao-Studio City (2010), Guangzhou (2010), Dubai-The Palm (2010), Yokohama (2011), Bangkok (2011), and Amman (2011). W’s first Retreat & Spa, W Maldives, opened in September of 2006 and in March of 2007, received the prestigious Travel + Leisure Design Award for Best Resort. W has plans to open Retreat & Spa hotels in Vieques (2008), Koh Samui (2009), Bali (2009) and Verbier (2010), the latter of which will serve as W’s first ski retreat. For more information, visit http://www.whotels.com/

About Darrin Zeer

Darrin Zeer spent seven years in Asia studying the Eastern arts of yoga, meditation and relaxation. A writer and consultant to corporations such as 3M, CNN, Pixar and Golden Door Spa. Darrin has been featured on CNN and NPR and in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and TIME.