Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

Aro Ha Wellness Retreat Nominated for Wellness Travel Award

Aro Ha Wellness Retreat Nominated for Prestigious Spafinder Wellness 365 Wellness Travel Award

Aro Ha Retreat on the South Island of New Zealand has been nominated for the Country Award: Favourite Wellness Travel Property in New Zealand in this year’s Spafinder Wellness 365 Travel Awards.

Aro Ha is New Zealand's first purpose built wellness retreat and opened on the shores of Lake Wakatipu near Glenorchy in January this year. The intimate luxury eco retreat hosts up to sixteen guests each week and utilises the magnificent wilderness surroundings to promote internal wellness through dedicated programs and spa cuisine.

“Spafinder sets a global benchmark for wellness travel and we are thrilled to be acknowledged with this nomination in these prestigious awards in our first six months of operation” said Aro Ha co-founder Damian Chaparro.

A global panel of twenty six spa and wellness industry journalists and experts nominated top candidates across six continents and forty one countries in each category.

Final winners will be selected by consumer vote, which is underway at Spafinder.com now through to September 19. Winners will then be announced at the World Travel Market in London on November 6.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Petya: New Ransomware Campaign Hits Worldwide

A new ransomware campaign known as Petya is affecting computer networks using Microsoft Windows. It was first seen affecting systems in the Ukraine, but is quickly spreading across other computer networks in Europe. More>>

ALSO:

Skodafone Goneski: Sky TV, Vodafone Drop $3.44 Billion Merger Plan

Sky Network Television and Vodafone New Zealand have terminated their merger agreement which aimed to create the country's largest telecommunications and media group, and have withdrawn an appeal against the Commerce Commission's rejection of the plan. More>>

Quake Insurance: Reforms To EQC Act Announced

· Increasing the monetary cap from $100,000 (plus GST) to $150,000 (plus GST) for EQC building cover.
· Clarifying EQC land cover is for natural disaster damage that directly affects the insured residence or access to it... More>>

ALSO:

Reserve Bank: Official Cash Rate Unchanged At 1.75 Percent

Global economic growth has increased and become more broad-based. However, major challenges remain with on-going surplus capacity and extensive political uncertainty... More>>