eforea: spa at Hilton Enters Canada At Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa

Spa Features Exclusive Treatment Journeys and Innovative Design Elements

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April 08, 2013

TORONTO and MCLEAN, Va. - Innovative global spa concept eforea: spa at Hilton expands into Canada at Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa. As the first location for eforea in the country and the fourth eforea spa in North America, the converted 5,000-square-foot spa features an exclusive treatment menu, innovative design features and carefully selected product partners appealing to today's global travelers.

"As the global expansion of eforea: spa at Hilton continues, we are delighted to bring this dynamic concept to Canada," said Rob Palleschi, global head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts. "eforea is proving to be a strong solution for owners and is well received by our guests with 14 spas currently open and more than 90 in development."

The eforea location at Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa was designed with positive energy and relaxation in mind and features smooth curving lines to enhance the natural flow of the space. A design centerpiece of the spa is the free-flowing waterfall that adds a natural element and enriches the soothing environment. Thirteen treatment rooms are available where guests can enjoy signature eforea treatments, including hydrotherapy. To encourage male guests to feel as comfortable as possible in the spa setting, renovations include a treatment room dedicated to male spa services with furniture, décor and amenities designed specifically for men.

eforea: spa at Hilton launched in October 2010 to meet the growing need for a spa experience designed specifically for today's global travelers. Already one of the fastest growing spas in the world, eforea offers a spa solution with consistent standards, customizable elements and ease of implementation. Today, 14 eforea: spa at Hilton locations operate in nine countries: U.S., New Zealand, Australia, Thailand, China, Azerbaijan, Qatar, Romania and Canada.

At the core of the eforea concept are three signature spa journeys that pair a therapeutic approach with transformative journeys of the senses. The Essentials Journey is composed of powerful, technologically advanced treatments. The Escape Journey is a set of holistic experiences that integrate nourishing organic plant ingredients and traditional healing practices. The Men's Journey is a collection of problem-solving, re-energizing experiences designed specifically for men. eforea: spa at Hilton brings some of the world's top spa product brands to our guests, including lines from: Kerstin Florian, which offers European facial, body and bath products and treatments; LI'TYA, which draws on the revitalizing and restorative powers of Australia's native resources; and VitaMan, which provides a comprehensive line of spa and grooming products formulated specifically for men.

Located in the greater Toronto area and near the technology business city center, Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa is the only AAA Four Diamond all-suite hotel in the region. The property serves leisure and business travelers alike with three onsite dining venues, a fitness center and one of the largest conference centers in the area with 26 meeting rooms totaling 45,000 square feet of function space.

Learn more about eforea: spa at Hilton, book appointments and search locations at www.hilton.com/eforea. Media can find more information, watch video interviews, download photography and enjoy virtual tours of eforea at http://news.hilton.com/eforea. Download images of Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa at http://news.hilton.com/torontomarkham.

About eforea: spa at Hilton
eforea: spa at Hilton is an innovative global spa concept from Hilton Worldwide. Leveraging its global reach and expertise, Hilton pulled the best elements and practices from Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and the Americas to create a turnkey spa solution providing a unique experience for today's global travelers. eforea features an exclusive menu of treatment journeys, innovative design features and carefully selected product partners. Book appointments, view locations and learn more at www.hilton.com/eforea. Shop eforea products at www.hiltontohome.com. Additional information for media is available at http://news.hilton.com/eforea.


John Forrest Ales
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
+1 703 883 5212

Patrick Regina
Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa
+1 905 470 8500

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