SOUTHAMPTON, England, June 17 /CNW/ -- In the year of celebrating Queen
Mary 2's 5th Birthday, Cunard is delighted to announce that its five year
partnership with Canyon Ranch--the award-winning spa, fitness and salon
services provider aboard the line's flagship will go forward with strength and
include new innovative treatments and services.
The partnership represents the teaming of two respected luxury brands
which began with the design and build of the Canyon Ranch SpaClub aboard Queen
Mary 2, back in 2004. It continues to be a powerful strategic alliance
delivering incomparable spa services onboard the grandest ocean liner at sea
as evidenced by numerous awards and honours including; Conde Nast Traveler
"Top Spa" in 2007, TravelAge West WAVE Award for "Best Overall Spa Facility"
in 2006 and 2007 and Spa Magazine & SpaFinder Readers Choice Award in 2008.
"Queen Mary 2 and Canyon Ranch are each distinctly unique and combined
offer an unequalled experience at sea. Guest satisfaction scores are
excellent and we are pleased that our association with Canyon Ranch delivers
such exceptional benefits and world-class services to our guests," shared
Carol Marlow, president and managing director, Cunard Line. "The Canyon Ranch
experience is a perfect complement to our line's famed White Star Service,"
To learn more about the new features of Canyon Ranch SpaClub, and to view
the full version of this release, click here.
For more information on Cunard's Queen Mary 2, contact your travel
professional, call Cunard toll-free at 1-800-7-CUNARD or visit us online at
www.cunard.com. For information on Canyon Ranch, visit www.canyonranch.com.
About Cunard Line
Cunard Line, operator of the luxury ocean liners Queen Mary 2 and Queen
Victoria, has long been synonymous with the quest for new discoveries and the
epitome of British refinement since the company's first paddle-wheeled
steamer, Britannia, crossed the Atlantic in 1840. Cunard voyages bring
together like-minded travelers who seek a civilized adventure and relish the
Cunard hallmarks of impeccable White Star Service(TM), gourmet dining and
world-class entertainment. Today, Cunard offers the only regularly scheduled
Transatlantic liner service between New York and Southampton, England and
continues the legacy of world cruising which it began in 1922. A new Queen
Elizabeth joins the fleet in October 2010.
Cunard Line is a proud member of World's Leading Cruise Lines. The
exclusive alliance also includes Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line,
Princess Cruises, Costa Cruises and The Yachts of Seabourn. Sharing a passion
to please each guest, and a commitment to quality and value, member lines
appeal to a wide range of lifestyles and budgets. Together they offer
exciting and enriching cruise vacations to the world's most desirable
About Canyon Ranch
Canyon Ranch pioneered the evolution of wellness lifestyle and has been
an industry leader for nearly 30 years. Operating the world's most celebrated
collection of life-enhancement properties, Canyon Ranch has destination health
resorts in Tucson, Arizona and Lenox, Massachusetts, and SpaClubs (spa,
wellness and fitness facilities designed to give guests a taste of the more
intensive resort experiences) at The Venetian/The Palazzo hotel in Las Vegas,
Gaylord Palms Resort in Kissimmee, Florida., and onboard the Queen Mary 2
luxury ocean liner. In addition, the company recently opened Canyon Ranch
Miami Beach, the nation's first luxury wellness hotel and residential
community. Canyon Ranch has been named the "Healthiest Spa in America" by
Health magazine as well as the "Best Spa for Food" by Gourmet magazine. Also,
Canyon Ranch is an 11-time recipient of the Conde Nast Traveler Best
Destination Spa Award.
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