For a decadent dose of winter hydrotherapy, add luxurious organic spa products to deep soaker tub in a private Tenthouse suite and simmer. Serves one (or two)!
HALFMOON BAY, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA: Does dusk at 4pm trigger your instinct to run and hide out ‘til spring? Us, too. Forego winter malaise with a quick-fix trip to British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast; a paltry 40-minute ferry from Vancouver takes you to 2,400-hours of sunshine, and that includes winter. Cocoon yourself amongst the Arbutus trees to experience the luxurious Tenthouse Suites with Rockwater Secret Cove Resort’s Secret Soak Package. Turn your glamping abode into hydrotherapy headquarters. Your secret weapon will be waiting for you within the dreamy canvas walls of your Tenthouse Suite. Highlighting the therapeutic features of the two-person Bain Ultra Hydro Thermo Massage Tub, the Secret Soak is the perfect winter mise-en-scène for a night of secluded romance.
Heavy on hydrotherapy, the Secret Soak package includes one-night’s stay in a Tenthouse Suite (extend your secret stay from $210CAD/night), a gourmet fresh fruit and premium water basket upon arrival, and deluxe continental breakfast the morning after. Choose from a menu of lush organic skin care options by Eminence: decadent body scrubs, washes and masques, along with a selection of deep hydration crèmes for après bath. Next, revel in the adulations of your sweetheart. Not to worry, your secret is safe with us.
The Secret Soak Menu: Kama Sutra Jasmine Rain & Eminence Blueberry Body Wash – Luxury and organics come together in this decadent body wash of precious blueberry juice and soy yogurt, combined with Kama Sutra Bath Salts for maximum relaxation and hydration.
Organic Oatmeal Herbal Bath & Eminence Rosehip Facial Masque – Let this herbal bath do its nourishing magic as the oatmeal whisks away dry skin cells. Eminence Rosehip Maize Facial Masque (for all skin types) removes impurities while soothing your most sensitive skin.
Organic Lavender Bath Bomb & Eminence Nassberry Body Lotion – This vitamin E bath bomb preps skin for the luxurious Eminence Nassberry Body Lotion for all skin types. High in fruit acids, this lotion refines skin while Calendula oil gives deep penetrating velvety hydration.
The Secret Soak Package from October 15, 2008 to March 31, 2009 starts at $315.00CAD based on double occupancy. Share your secret at 1-877-296-4593 or www.rockwatersecretcoveresort.com. ____
The Resort: Rockwater Secret Cove Resort is a private paradise located on BC’s Sunshine Coast 15 minutes’ drive north of Sechelt. The accommodations at Rockwater Secret Cove Resort are unique, as they enhance the Resort’s relationship with nature. Rooms in the lodge offer ocean view and pool view rooms, while the Tenthouse Suites reward guests with king-size beds, hydrotherapy tubs, fireplaces and expansive ocean views.