Mission Hills Golf Champions Leisure and Wellness with Launch of Its Own Signature Spa Brand

Aug 10, 2006, 01:00 ET from Mission Hills Group

    SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mission Hills, the
 world's largest golf club, launches on a grand scale its own signature spa
 brand with three locations scheduled to open within the coming nine months.
 With an investment of USD 15.8 million, the Mission Hills Spas are set to
 be among the largest in Asia offering the most comprehensive facilities,
 treatments and services in the region.
     "Our goal is to become one of the leading spa destinations, offering
 the best of leisure and wellness products," says Ken Chu, Vice Chairman of
 Mission Hills Group.
     Three distinct spa concepts are specially designed for its golf club's
 expansive lay out sprawled over a 25 square kilometer area: Clubhouse Spas
 - Spring Hill and Forest Springs in two locations throughout the Shenzhen
 and Dongguan Clubhouse; Resort Spa - Spring Valley in the Country Club,
 Shenzhen; and Destination Spa - Wellsprings nestled in the highlands of the
 National Park Reserve in Dongguan.
     Destination Spa - Wellsprings scheduled to open in the spring of 2007,
 will feature some of the most elaborate and exquisite bathing rituals
 harking back to the Greco-Roman origins of spa -- aquatonic pools,
 tepidariums, samarium, and caldariums.
     Ranging in size from 1,400 to 12,000 square meters, each spa will have
 its own distinct interior design concept, but all will promote the Mission
 Hills philosophy of a lifestyle of leisure and wellness. The spas will
 feature water and heat facilities, marine-based, thalassotherapy-inspired
 treatments, traditional Chinese healing practices, and in some locations, a
 teens' spa -- all aimed at drawing people to China's burgeoning spa scene.
     Due to the size and scale of this undertaking, Mission Hills has
 developed its own In-Spa Academy with the capacity to train hundreds of
     With its golf courses and luxurious residential properties onsite,
 Mission Hills will be on the forefront of the trend toward communities
 designed around the theme of healthy living. "The addition of our own
 signature spa brand complements the overall Mission Hills experience," says
 Peggy Liong, Spa General Manager.
     Accredited by the Guinness World Records(TM) as the World's Largest
 Golf Club, Mission Hills features ten 18-hole golf courses designed by
 legendary golf masters. It is also the only home to the Mission Hills David
 Leadbetter Golf Academy in China, and offers a five-star Mission Hills
 resort and luxurious residential developments.
      Jenny Lo
      Tel:   +852-2566-8988

SOURCE Mission Hills Group