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

 

Trade Agreements: TPP Minus US Starting To Gain Ground

The Japanese government is picking up the pace on reviving the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade and investment deal, with talks scheduled next month among the 11 countries left in the pact after the withdrawal by the US after the election of president Donald Trump. More>>

ALSO:

PACER:

Prices Up 2.2%: Annual Inflation Highest In Over Five Years

"Rising petrol prices along with the annual rise in cigarette and tobacco tax lifted inflation," prices senior manager Jason Attewell said. "Petrol prices in New Zealand are closely linked to global oil prices, and cigarettes and tobacco taxes rise in the March quarter each year". More>>

ALSO:

Undertaxed? NZ Income Tax Rate Second Lowest Among Developed Nations

New Zealand workers pay the second smallest portion of their income to the government among developed nations and less than half the average ratio of their Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development peers. More>>

ALSO:

Cyclone Cook: Round Up Of This Week’s Weather

One of the significant impacts this week was flooding due to excessive rainfall amounts. Rainfall amounts topped out at 350mm over the past 60 hours in parts of northwest Nelson, with 200mm+ measurements recorded about Coromandel Peninsula, and between 150-200mm in the Kaimai Ranges. Rainfall amounts of between 30-50mm were commonplace elsewhere. More>>

ALSO:

Earlier: Batten Down The Hatches For Cyclone Cook

Although fast-moving, Cyclone Cook will be destructive and MetService Expert Meteorologists have issued Severe Wind Warnings for the whole of the North Island apart from Northland... More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news