Wellness Resort Receives Top Honors in 2009 World’s Best Spas Readers’ Poll

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ — Travel + Leisure magazine recently released the results of its annual World’s Best Spas readers’ poll, in which Miraval Arizona Resort and Spa was recognized as the third-highest rated destination spa in the world.

Miraval Arizona offers an incredibly diverse range of life-changing programs and activities, from exhilarating ropes courses and yoga, to backcountry bike riding and healthy cooking workshops, all designed to help guests recharge, relax, and transform their lives. Miraval guests can participate in informative workshops with the resort’s acclaimed experts and unparalleled signature programming, such as The Equine Experience with Wyatt Webb, as well as experience the top-rated Spa at Miraval, which offers massage, facial and body treatments and a full service salon.

Fresh programming, world renowned experts and a notable 110,000 square foot expansion play into Miraval’s top honor. “We are grateful that our guests continue to value all that Miraval has to offer,” said Michael Tompkins, General Manager of Miraval Arizona. “From our unique workshops to our challenge courses and fantastic cuisine, we look forward to expanding and sharing more and more of the Miraval experience.”

The World’s Best Spas survey results are based on data collected in the 2009 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey. The 2009 results are available on www.travelandleisure.com/worldsbest and in Travel + Leisure’s October issue, currently available on newsstands.

About Miraval

Miraval(R) is the innovator in living and feeling better. Created in 1996, Miraval’s flagship resort in Tucson, Arizona has consistently been highly-rated by Travel + Leisure, Zagat Survey and Conde Nast Traveler. Miraval, a proponent of choice, offers more than 150 uniquely vibrant programs and activities, all of which reflect Miraval’s core philosophy of living life in the moment. The brand is expanding its reach through its network of prestigious specialists and its creation of fully integrated inspired living communities, beginning with the introduction of Miraval Living in New York City.