The Imperial Hotel’s Escape Spa has yet again won the coveted accolade of
‘Spa of the Year’, as voted by the general public, at the Irish Hair & Beauty Awards 2019.
More than 400 of Ireland’s hair and beauty professionals gathered at The Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork, on Sunday September 15, for a glitzy night, put on to acknowledge the best of the country’s hair and beauty industry.
The Irish Hair & Beauty Awards, now in their fourth year have become the leading celebration, dedicated to those who provide impeccable treatments to suit the needs of the clients, making them feel pampered and revitalised.
The awards celebrated the skill and talent that flow in Ireland as well as the efforts and commitment of the very best professionals who ensure their customers always receive excellent services when they visit their stylish, comfortable and modern salons.
The event was hosted by television presenter and broadcaster, Bibi Baskin. As chosen by the public, she presented the winners and provided a platform to congratulate those in the hair and beauty industry for being at the forefront of the industry.
The competition was fierce but Escape Spa at The Imperial Hotel Cork was crowned winner in the Spa of the Year 2019 category and took the trophy home for the second Year running
When it comes to the best spa treatments Cork has to offer, look no further than the Imperial Hotel. Escape Spa provides a sanctuary from the stresses of the world, with each corner of the spa designed to soothe guests’ senses. The urban retreat is an oasis of calm where relaxation and rejuvenation take centre stage, offering an array of tranquil treatments and products from spa luxury brands VOYA and Aveda. The spa features ten bespoke treatment rooms, each designed with a unique Zen garden display and is also home to Cork City’s designated Dry Floatation room, star lit relaxation room and Vitality Suite with heated indoor hydrotherapy pool, aroma steam room, brine grotto and tropical experience shower.
Congratulating the team in Escape Spa, Bastien Peyraud, General Manager of The Imperial Hotel said:
“The Customer feedback we receive from our Escape Spa clients is absolutely terrific. Our team here is not only made of experts in beauty and treatments but also of true talented gems who strive to deliver an unforgettable experience for each guest. I am very proud of our wonderful Spa Manager, Melissa O’Connor, who leads her wonderful team with passion and genuine care. Melissa and her team are the reason why our Spa in the number 1 on Trip Advisor and was voted Irish Spa of The Year 2019 for the second year running. Thank you to all our tremendous guest who have voted for us and watch the space as there is more to come soon… ”.
Charlene Young, Campaign Manager of the Irish Hair and Beauty Awards 2019 said:
“We are thrilled to have welcomed such talented hair and beauty professionals at the 4th Irish Hair and Beauty Awards. It was a memorable and inspiring night, reflecting the style and elegance of Ireland.The awards aimed to recognise meritorious specialists who take care of our needs in the best possible way and work within salons where excellence is a standard.The winners are true specialists in creating glamorous looks and following the latest trends, bringing anyone’s dream look into reality.
We would like to congratulate all finalists and winners for their outstanding work.”
The awards also provided the opportunity to fundraise for the official charity partner, Make A Wish Ireland that grant magical wishes to children and young people, fighting life-threatening conditions.