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Dorchester Collection Invests in New Spa Spaces, Treatments, and Wellness Facilities


The Beverly Hills Hotel Spa, which debuted earlier this year, was designed by famed designer Alexandra Champalimaud.

As wellness becomes an even greater priority among travelers, brands such as the Dorchester Collection have spent the past year elevating their wellness offerings. Earlier this year, the company debuted The Beverly Hills Hotel Spa (CA) and The Spa at 45 Park Lane (London), and later this summer, La Maison Valmont pour Le Meurice (Paris) will open.

Designed by visionary Alexandra Champalimaud, The Beverly Hills Hotel Spa features four treatment rooms for facial and body treatments, a duet suite, a nail suite with two pedicure chairs and a manicure area, a relaxation lounge, steam showers in the locker rooms, and a relocated reception area to provide a more private experience.

Evoking a sense of serenity, the spa’s treatment rooms are inspired by the flora and fauna of California and are covered in wall coverings from Fromental, which produces wallpapers using the finest silk and high levels of craftmanship. Continuing through to reception, the nail treatment suite, and the relaxation lounge, the wallpaper features signature banana leaves that have been layered into the design.

In London, Dorchester Collection’s art-deco hotel 45 Park Lane introduced a new spa and expansive fitness area designed by Jouin Manku. You can read more about it here.

The famed Le Meurice, just steps from the Tuilleries Garden, is introducing guests to the world of Swiss beauty with the first Valmont spa in Paris. La Maison Valmont pour Le Meurice features an elegant boutique with striking artwork from the Valmont collection. The spa has four inviting treatment cabins and a landscaped terrace.

Located on the glitzy rue de Rivoli, the spa offers Valmont’s renowned treatments, such as the Purity of Alps Facial (€260, 45 minutes) and Summit of the Cervin (€230, 60 or €290, 90 minutes), a luxe treatment utilizing five innovative techniques to lift and smooth skin. “As a tribute to our partnership, we call this space La Maison Valmont pour Le Meurice,” says Didier Guillon, president and artistic director of the Valmont Group. “An artistic blend of our Swiss heritage, outstanding service, cosmetic expertise, and fine fragrance, all offered in our new boutique and exclusive spa.”

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Heather, co-founder of Well Defined and the former editor-in-chief of American Spa, is an award-winning journalist and content strategist, skilled in writing, copyediting, and media relations. She is also a freelance writer and has contributed to Elite Traveler, Islands, Kiwi, Luxury Travel Advisor, Organic Spa, Porthole Cruise, Travel Agent,,,, and, in addition to various custom publications. She is frequently called upon to comment on various spa and wellness trends for various media outlets.