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The Biltmore Hotel is stepping up its holistic wellness factor. It recently launched its new Benessere at the Biltmore program, a series of fitness classes, healthy cooking courses, trendy spa treatments, tailored menu items, and wellness activities throughout the property, plus a new juice and smoothie bar.
"We developed the Benessere at the Biltmore program as a response to the strong demand from our guests to maintain a healthy lifestyle when traveling," said Matthias Kammerer, managing director at The Biltmore. "The program was inspired by The Biltmore's Mediterranean roots and we are thrilled to offer this new series to our discerning, wellness-minded guests."
Ok so what does this mean for you? 100 group exercise classes including Zumba, boot camps, spinning, body sculpting, spinning, and yoga classes overlooking the golf course. Plus, there are aquatic classes and hydro-Pilates inside the Biltmore's historic pool. On Saturdays, the hotel is offering a Historic Fitness Walk through the Gables, which is sure to be a hit for Miami's history buffs. Also new to the Biltmore is the Succo Juice and Smoothie Bar to get some energy before or after a grueling workout.
The spa is offering new treatments as well, like Acupuncture and a Mineral Wellness Ritual, which features a thermal mineral soak, a Moor mud back treatment, and a salt stone massage with magnesium and Himalayan salt to help balance you out. Plus, The Biltmore has added a few of its signature treatments to the Benessere menu, including its organic seaweed leaf cocoon treatment and its anti-aging skin therapies.
The Benessere menu will be integrated into each of the hotel's restaurants– Fontana, Cascade, and 19th Hole– to make sure all grounds of your holistic goals are covered. And, as mentioned, the Biltmore's cooking classes will start covering topics like vegan dishes, gluten-free, healthy Italian, and fresh local market. Expect the program to really kick off in April, and if you're interested, you can find out about becoming a member here.