The Ranch Debuts NY Wellness Retreat

The Ranch

Elite retreats are all the rage.

The latest: Wellness retreat The Ranch is set to open in New York’s Hudson Valley, aiming to cultivate mental, physical, and spiritual transformation.

Hosted on a private 200-acre property, guests can take part in programs including daily nature hikes, massages, meditation, nutrition coaching, and more — with a five-day stay costing up to $7K.

Check in. Enabling escape, wellness tourism and real estate are the industry’s two fastest-growing sectors.

Combining luxury with slow living, Hyatt-owned resort Miraval now counts three locations, and Thailand’s RAKxa Integrative Wellness Spa arrived in Aspen this past winter.

Relieving stress for business travelers, health-focused hotel concept SIRO opened in Dubai, and Equinox Hotels has plans for Saudi Arabia.

Move in. Diversifying, operators are rounding out destination stays with forever homes and memberships.

  • NYC-based lifestyle club The WELL broke ground on Miami wellness condos in March.
  • Resort operator Canyon Ranch raised $150M and opened its first lifestyle club last year.
  • Global hotel brand Six Senses is building an eco-conscious resort and residential community on the South Carolina coast.

Punchline: Chronically stressed, people will pay to detox from daily life. Curating environments, operators are removing the noise of the modern world — promising inner peace for a premium.

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