It seems these days parents are very interested in family vaca “vacations” that include kids spas, too. As little mini fashion divas and well groomed gents like the spa experience even when on family vacation downtime. Relaxation must now include pampering for not only parents but also with spa services and programs designed just for kids.
A 312-room storybook Stowe Mountain Lodge is home to rooms, suites and townhouse-style units — all of which share the resort’s extensive amenities and ski-in, ski-out convenience. Includes hot tub, sauna, fitness center, 18-hole golf course, and a full-service spa (offering massage, soaks and wraps) on the premises. Accommodations come with flat-panel TVs, iPod docking stations, free local calling and premium bedding. Plush robes hang in the closets. Suites also have floor-to-ceiling windows, marble baths and free Wi-Fi. You’ll find two restaurants on site, one stressing locally grown organic offerings and the other featuring a range of choices with a full menu, breakfast buffet and lighter fare.
The spa has its own KidSpa program for kids over six, offering mini spa treatments or the signature Chillax Sessions. With Aromatherapy washcloths, cool cucumbers, hand and foot treatments, and deep breathing exercises, kids will enjoy the Chillax Lounge from $25 for a 25 minutes session. Other treatments include the Mini Me Massage, Mini Me Facial, Tasty Toes Pedicure and the Princess Manicure.
Rule 1: You have to giggle.
Rule 2: You have to have fun.
Rule 3: You have to chillax.
A customized relaxing session designed for your child to relax, unwind and be “still.” Aromatherapy washcloths, cool cucumbers, hand and foot treatments and deep breathing exercises will leave them relaxed and ready for a good night’s sleep. Your child will enjoy the Chillax Lounge during this session. Must be 6 years of age or older.
25 minutes $25
What is Chillax?
A program designed to enable children to experience what it feels like to be in a stress free environment through touch, smell, sound and imagination. This unique program is intended to spread love, laughter and self-confidence to children in a safe and relaxing environment thru programming that includes deep breathing exercises, imagination, meditation, touch, smell and sound.
Children are affected by stress more than we know.* The results of this study opened our eyes to the opportunity we had to help to teach children how to relax and be stress free, by experiencing what it feels like to relax in a safe and relaxing environment.
- 30% of tweens and 42% of teens say they get headaches. However, only 13% of parents reported being aware of their children having headaches.
- 39% of tweens and 49% of teens report difficulty sleeping. However, only 13% of parents reported being aware of their children having trouble sleeping.
- 25% of tweens and 39% of teens reported eating too much or too little due to stress. However, only 8% of parents reported being aware of this issue.
*The above stress statistics related to children and their parents were reported by a 2009 survey conducted by the American Psychological Association (APA).
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