The Hyatt House Fishkill/Poughkeepsie in Fishkill, New York, is one of my go-to local Hyatt favorites – it’s a nice category one hotel about 2 hours from New York City. Location, location, location. It’s in the middle of majestic Hudson Valley and easy to go to for a nice getaway weekend. I’ve been in suites and … Read More
A review of the fitness center, pool and spa at the Hyatt Regency in Tokyo, Japan.
I don’t like clichés. Words such as curated and crafted irk me. But I feel differently about the term boutique and boutique hotels, in particular. When I think of a boutique hotel, I think of a hotel that portrays warmth and casual elegance without snooty attitude, where the rooms don’t all look the same, and … Read More
With the recent tragic death of SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg after falling from a treadmill at a hotel fitness center in Mexico, I’ve been thinking a lot about hotel fitness center safety. I have reviewed fitness centers all over the world. I look at various factors: air, space, light, cleanliness and equipment, among other things. … Read More
I recently stayed at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel in Agra, India. Running outdoors was not an option, so I decided to work out at the gym. Getting to the fitness center was a little difficult – I had to go down one elevator, then outside past the pool, then re-enter another door. The pool actually … Read More
Fitness Center and a Massage at the Hyatt Regency Kyoto
Although, the machines in the Fitness Center at this Art Nouveau hotel In Prague, Czech Republic were new, expensive and state-of-the-art, it just all seemed to be too crowded.
When I’m in Savannah, I love to run outdoors, usually to and around Forsyth Park. The weather was cool today so I opted to work out at the Fitness Center at the Andaz Savannah. I stayed here at the Andaz last summer and fell in love with the casual luxury of this hotel. The second … Read More
For only 15 Euro, a visit to the Spa and Fitness Center at the Sheraton Hotel at Malpensa Airport (Milan) is a perfect way to pass a few hours when you have a layover at MXP Airport!
I recently had the opportunity to visit and stay at the Eventi Hotel, a lovely Kimpton boutique hotel located in New York City (you can read my review HERE). After coffee, but before breakfast, I went to work out in the Fitness Center. Walking down the hallway, I felt the tranquility and beauty even before … Read More