INTRODUCING STEVENSWOOD SPA RESORT:
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA’S BEST-KEPT SECRET(MENDOCINO, Calif.)
(MENDOCINO, Calif.)—A timbered resort nestled within the towering woods of VanDamme State Park, Stevenswood Spa Resort is both rustic and contemporary. Thisintimate boutique resort features ten luxuriously appointed suites that mirror the naturalbeauty of its rural setting, and emphasize an eco-friendly approach to modern travel.Along with the renowned Restaurant at Stevenswood, this luxurious retreat also boaststhe world-class Indigo Eco|Spa, a sanctuary of relaxation and rejuvenation.
Acquired in 2004 by Michael Webster and Seth Kelman, Stevenswood Spa Resort hasundergone a complete renovation making the resort a tranquil haven and an utterlyunique destination. “After more than 25 combined years as consulting top names in thehospitality industry, Michael and I wanted to practice what we had been preachingthrough our own resort—offer great guest services, top notch amenities, and cutting edgeresources to ensure satisfied guests,” says Kelman.
With an emphasis on comfortable refinement and environmentally conscious businesspractices, Stevenswood’s renovations include interiors fashioned with reclaimed lumber,flooring made from recycled wine corks, and Italian natural micro-fiber sofas.Additionally, the resort is committed to the use of products and resources that have theleast impact on the ecosystem and is part of the “100-mile initiative,” a local, voluntaryprogram, in which members agree to purchase supplies, provisions, and ingredients fromsources no more than 100 miles away, whenever practical.
Each of Stevenswood Spa Resort’s luxury suites features views of the surroundinggardens, ocean, meadows, and redwoods. Wood-burning fireplaces provide cozyNorthern California charm while modern amenities abound including: plasma televisions,cordless phones, MP3/iPod docks, and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Tempur-Pedic Swedish Sleep System beds provide unmatched relaxation and the en-suitebathrooms are finished with ocean-green slate from Madagascar and hand-blown Venetian glass bowl vanities.
The Restaurant at Stevenswood, helmed by Executive Chef Randy Lewis, is a fine diningexperience unlike any other in Northern California. The garden-side dining room featuresa seasonally changing menu with an emphasis on fresh, regional meats and produceprepared in a New American style. The Restaurant features an intimate setting, completewith a wood burning fireplace, plush armchair seating and an intimate ten tables.
Its world-class wine list includes selections from around the U.S. as well as internationalbottles. The emphasis, however, is on the incredible wines produced throughout NorthernCalifornia’s Napa and Sonoma valleys as well as local bottles from Mendocino Countyand neighboring Alexander Valley. The Restaurant at Stevenswood has introduced a newlevel of fine dining to Mendocino’s scenic coast.
The centerpiece of Stevenswood Spa Resort is Indigo Eco|Spa, a full-service, 3,500square-foot well-being facility that features four treatment suites, a tranquility room, coldplunge, Infrared sauna, and ocean view decks. The spa offers a comprehensive menu ofbody, skin, and facial treatments that focus on the guest’s inner tranquility coupled withtoday’s concern for the environment. Such therapies are centered around organic-basedproducts and resources that are ecologically sensitive while utilizing the healing elementsfrom the land and sea. Additionally, the unique offerings at Indigo Eco|Spa include afully equipped state-of-the-art exercise room, and two mineral-infused Jacuzzi spaslocated amidst the surrounding forest.
Stevenswood Spa Resort places a strong emphasis on providing outstanding, unobtrusiveservice and employs nearly three-dozen employees, which translates to an unheard ofratio of three staff members for every guest room. Staff-members are exceptionallyknowledgeable about Mendocino and are always available for recommendations of thearea’s many attractions, such as wine-tasting excursions throughout the Anderson Valleyand daytrips to the 47-acre Mendocino Botanical Gardens. They can also assist in settingup tee-times at the Little River golf course or arrange for kayaking and whale watching outings.
With a multitude of incredible vacation spots found throughout California, it takessomeplace truly special to stand out. Mendocino County is a dream for in-state travelersand vacation-seekers from all points of the globe. The gentle climate and the naturalelements make the area a great destination for anyone seeking active travel, a winecountry getaway, or just a relaxing retreat.
Stevenswood Spa Resort is an idyllic retreat on Northern California’s Mendocino Coast.Contemporary and secluded, this tranquil resort offers a gracious respite for travelers andlocals alike. Located two minutes south of the town of Mendocino in Little River, thisAAA Four-Diamond property is surrounded on three sides by wooded forest, and is ashort walk to the Pacific Ocean in several directions. Intimate by design, elegant bynature, the lodge features 10 luxury suites, the acclaimed Restaurant at Stevenswood andthe Indigo Eco|Spa. A private botanical garden, Jacuzzi spa tubs, and landscaped groundsenhance the breathtaking setting. For more information, call 707.937.2810 or visitwww.stevenswood.com .
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