Clarion Hotel La Guardia Airport
9400 Ditmars Blvd.
East Elmhurst, NY 11369
Phone: (718) 335-1200
Fax: (718) 458-1239
Beauty & Spas
Five stories of indulgence await you at Spa Castle, New York's version of paradise. This is a spa that has taken the very best aspects of Asian and European methods of relaxation and put them all together in one mammoth 100,000 square foot (9290.304 square meter) facility. No two floors are the same, except for the fact that they all present you with the opportunity for total and complete relaxation. The lobby is the only floor that has different spaces for women and men and boasts of four mineral pools. The first floor has seven unique sauna rooms, while the mezzanine level is a relaxation lounge where you can sit back and watch TV while you get arm and foot massages. At the Bade pools on the second floor, the benefits of hot water are combined with those of acupressure, giving you a wonderfully relaxing experience. The third and final floor features a state of the art fitness center where you can spend a few hours getting into perfect shape. The food court and bar and grill round off this refreshing getaway, which with its kid-friendly facilities, is perfect for the family too.
Specializing in alternative healing methods, Qi Wellness Center offers acupuncture treatments, Tai Chi and meditation classes and deep tissue Tui-na massages. Founded by Vicki Skinner, a licensed acupuncturist and graduate of the Traditional Chinese Medicine College of New York, the center focuses on treating patients without the use of chemicals or prescribed drugs. The center also offers assistance in quitting smoking with specialized sessions.
This sports complex offers a variety of facilities for both entertainment and practice. They offer a gym with an abundance of weight and cardio machines, treadmills, and some fitness classes as well. You can get all this for a low membership fee, though the maintenance and quality come accordingly with the cheap price. The star here, however, is the batting cages. Call to reserve a one-hour session at a great price that you can split between yourself and a couple friends. Take a dive in the pool for a cool workout. There's also a party room and snack bar. Call +1 800 368 0951 for more details.
A phenomenal facility built on the former site of an asphalt storage area, the 74,000 square feet facility is now home to a myriad of health and fitness offerings including swimming, sports and a large variety of classes and equipment. Patrons can try their hand at Tai chi, Yoga, swimming classes, aerobics and a number of other activities geared for all age levels and abilities. Facilities include indoor and outdoor tracks, a sauna, a steam bath, and basketball courts. Prices vary. Call for information.
Quality Barbers is an upscale barber shop for men who appreciate quality and style at reasonable price. It is a place for young barbers with great barbering skills and charisma, who are passionate about hair-cutting, taking pride in the quality of their work. Using the latest mobile and internet technologies, Quality Barbers brings the convenience of making appointments from mobile devices (iPhone/Android) and the web, therefore fusing the traditional barbering with the technological age. Our customers receive quality hair-cutting experience, which includes hair-wash and style after each haircut. Quality Barbers: The name says it all!
Well known makeup artist Kimara Ahnert opened this high quality salon and studio after building up a clientele of some of the Upper East Side's richest and most glamorous residents. Located in a classically decorated townhouse, the décor includes oriental rugs and gilded mirrors. Check out their makeup applications or lessons. Their rejuvenating customized facials are worth a try! Ahnert sells her own line of high quality beauty products and kits through the salon as well.
Frequently counted as one of the top yoga studios in the city, Earth Yoga is a proponent of hot yoga, a technique in which yoga is practiced in a heated room to ensure better flexibility and thus an improved session. The spacious studio in the Upper East Side is a classy space that uses lighting and natural elements for a calming effect. Vinyasa yoga is the primary form of yoga in practice here though the studio regularly offers sessions of the more rigorous Ashtanga yoga as well. Each of the helpful instructors in the studio count among some of the best in the city and guarantee a satisfying session.
This fitness center offers you a sprawling 150,000 square feet of premium gym area complete with the latest facilities. Everything from weight training and private training to cardiovascular equipment is available. Apart from all this, personalized training and individual attention is the one special feature at this one, unlike the other gyms. A separate fitness regime for children, a salon and spa and also a restaurant with a wine bar, are some of the other services offered by this fitness center.So if a complete club experience is what you want, there's no better choice than this Manhattan gem!
With yoga becoming a world-wide trend, it was only a matter of time before a version of it came to Battery Park City as well. Offering hour-long classes on either the roof deck or inside the studio, Yo Yoga's sessions are always on a first-come-first-serve basis, for which a strict policy pertaining to tardiness is enforced. With its 12 learned instructors, this establishment brings the rare combination of fun & affordability to Manhattan.
The fact that Hunter College's athletic teams have tasted the kind of success they have is not surprising once one takes into consideration the kind of facilities they have at their disposal. The Main Gymnasium, which is located on the B3 level of the Sportsplex, is just one of these facilities. The site for events such as men's & women's basketball, volleyball & wrestling, it is the epicenter of the college's sporting activities. The renovation of this gymnasium has been done in keeping with the other efforts at sustainability made by the college.
This YMCA branch has been serving the Harlem Community for decades. In addition to the excellent fitness facilities, this gym offers a number of youth and community programs. The fitness facility include a swimming pool, basketball and volleyball courts, weight training and cardiovascular fitness rooms, handball courts and a number of dance and activity studios. There are also boxing, aerobics, yoga, martial arts and swimming classes.
ISHTA Yoga is committed to giving customers a quality yoga experience by blending both ancient and modern yoga techniques. Personal service is also a top priority here, with their teachers creating a personalized yoga plan to help you achieve your goals. Whether you are looking for increased strength and flexibility or just an activity to help clear your head, ISHTA Yoga will provide what you want.