How hotels are improving guests’ fitness

Trend of hotel chains making it easier to work out
Long periods travelling can be bad for the health, disrupting people’s weekly fitness regimes. Hotel chains are starting to recognise this and are making it easier for guests to stay fit.
Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, for example, has a Fairmont Fit program for members of the hotel’s loyalty program that delivers workout gear to their rooms, including a basket of tennis shoes, workout clothes and new socks.
Westin takes not only clothing but equipment to the guest room, such as cardio equipment, yoga mats and resistance balls, while Omni’s Get Fit Kit includes a yoga mat, mini weights, a five-pound kettle ball and push-up bar.
Kimpton has yoga mats in all guest rooms already as well as a fleet of bikes at its hotels, and Hyatt’s concierges can deliver lightweight equipment to the rooms, where guests can tune into dedicated yoga TV channels.
IHG’s fitness brand Even Hotels, mainly in the north-eastern US, takes things even further. There, the entire experience is designed for the health-conscious, with yoga mats, foam rollers, exercise balls and a workout bar all in the rooms.
USA Today

x

Check Also

Farnborough airshow day 4, AirAsia placed a giant order with Airbus

Boeing and Airbus recorded another good sales day as new customers signed deals.

The most expensive aircraft ever, price tag USD 3.9 billion

Air Force One, the U.S. President’s plane is to be replaced with two new Boeing 747-800s by 2024.

Farnborough airshow day 3, a slow day for new orders

After 2 days with more than USD 98 billion of new aircraft and services contracts, it slowed down on day 3.

Singapore Airlines, business, premium economy, product, long-haul, Stockholm, first class

Skytrax 2018 airline awards, the best airline in the world is Singapore Airlines

The Skytrax awards were presented this week at the Langham Hotel in London and one Nordic carrier did well.

Lufthansa, SAS, talks, Brussels Airlines, low-cost, Eurowings, buy, stake

Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines join forces in Africa

One face to the customer: Lufthansa Group integrates its sales activities in Africa for all its airlines.

Forenom opened 163 brand new residences for business travellers in Oslo

Nordic region’s leading serviced apartment company Forenom opened 163 fully furnished and serviced residences in the heart of Oslo. The first customers entered the location in the beginning of July.