Destination Kohler Introduces Three Curated Journey Packages, Welcoming the Growing Number of Travelers’ Prioritizing their Well-being

Award-winning property encourages guests to reconnect and rediscover their best self in the heart of Wisconsin

Kohler, Wis. – Monday, July 2, 2018 – Kohler Co. is pleased to announce the launch of three new well-being experiences curated exclusively for guests of Destination Kohler, the Midwest’s only Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond resort-hotel. The three distinctly different journeys – Destress, Healthy Lifestyle and Mindfulness – have been designed to help nurture guests in pursuit of total well-being, and include luxury accommodations outfitted with the finest KOHLER plumbing products, transformative spa services, nutrient-dense meals, fitness and wellness programming, and unmatched in-room amenities. 

“We’re committed to offering guests of Destination Kohler a true break from our ‘always-on’ culture and their busy lifestyles with the opportunity to regain control of their everyday regimens,” said Garrett Mersberger, Director of Wellness at Kohler Co. “These three well-being Journeys extend our Kohler F/I/T philosophy where we encourage guests to pursue mindfulness and adventure at their own paces, and then apply this refreshed outlook to their daily routines after their stay.”

The world-class resort located in the quaint Village of Kohler offers a dynamic and evolving well-being program, including:

  • Kohler Waters Spa, leader in hydrotherapy and one of only 60 Forbes Five-Star spas in the world
  • Holistic Yoga on the Lake studio, the only facility in a 50-mile radius of Kohler to offer both unheated and heated class environments as well as comprehensive teacher training and certification
  • New boutique indoor rhythm cycling studio, Bold Cycle
  • Sports Core, the resort’s premier exercise and racquet facility
  • River Wildlife, a 500-acre wilderness preserve on-property designed for active, adventure seekers;
  • 12 distinct dining establishments with nutritious menu options ranging from vegan, gluten-free and vegetarian
  • Four championship golf courses, including Whistling Straits, which will host the 2020 Ryder Cup

“Our well-being philosophy is rooted in living wholeheartedly and empowering guests, and our community, to be the best version of themselves,” explained Ashley Kohler, Manager of Yoga on the Lake and Bold Cycle.

The three Journey packages are complemented with highly acclaimed accommodations at the historic American Club, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and the recently expanded Inn on Woodlake, ideal for families and group travel. For an enhanced well-being itinerary, guests will coordinate activities for their stay with the recently introduced Wellness Concierge, Kya Diehl, who boasts an impressive background rich in health education. Diehl will work with guests prior to and during their visits to ensure their time spent at Destination Kohler enhances their well-being by incorporating experiences for the mind, body and soul.

Destress Journey:

Intended for guests under high stress who have a strong desire to unplug, hit the reset button and refocus on their work-life-self balance, this package includes:

  • Two nights’ accommodation at The American Club or Inn on Woodlake, with one aromatherapy in-room amenity per guest
  • Two breakfasts, lunches and three-course dinner experiences at select dining establishments (full list can be found here); gratuity included
  • Two 50-minute services at the award-winning Kohler Waters Spa for each guest; gratuity included
  • One group class at Yoga on the Lake, a premier yoga studio in Sheboygan County
  • Use of a Trek bicycle for duration of stay, a well-being map of the resort and access to the lush and serene Gardens of Kohler, planted in 1913 and inspired by Walter J. Kohler Sr.’s visit to European garden cities
  • 20 percent discount on retail purchases made at Kohler Waters Spa Boutique and Yoga on the Lake Boutique

Terms and conditions apply. Rates are per person, based on double occupancy and start at $1,001 for accommodations at The American Club, $1,060 at the Carriage House and $900 at Inn on Woodlake between May and October 2018; rates start at $899 for accommodations at The American Club, $944 at the Carriage House and $843 at the Inn on Woodlake between November 2018 and April 2019.

Healthy Lifestyle Journey:

An all-encompassing package created for guests striving toward a major lifestyle transformation and who desire guidance in knowing where to start, this package includes:

  • Two nights’ accommodation at The American Club or Inn on Woodlake, with one aromatherapy in-room amenity per guest
  • Two breakfasts, lunches and three-course dinner experiences at select dining establishments (full list can be found here); gratuity included
  • One 50-minute service at Kohler Waters Spa for each guest; gratuity included
  • One group class at Bold Cycle, Yoga on the Lake and Sports Core, including a one-on-one InBody analysis session
  • Choice of one Healthy Lifestyle activity:
    • 60-minute personal training session at Sports Core
    • Dietician consultation
    • A healthy grocery store tour with registered Dietician at Woodlake Market
    • Private Pilates reformer class at Yoga on the Lake
    • Private tennis lesson courtesy of the professionals on staff at the Sports Core Health & Racquet Club
  • Use of a Trek bicycle for duration of stay and well-being map of the resort
  • 20 percent discount on retail purchases made at Kohler Waters Spa Boutique and 25 percent discount on retail purchases at Sports Core Pro Shop

Terms and conditions apply. Rates are per person, based on double occupancy and start at $997 for accommodations at The American Club, $1,056 at the Carriage House and $896 at the Inn on Woodlake between May and October 2018; rates start at $873 for accommodations at The American Club, $923 at the Carriage House and $833 at the Inn on Woodlake between November 2018 and April 2019.

Mindful Journey:

Designed for guests looking to refocus on the present and find acceptance in their path, this transformative package is fitting for those struggling with a recent medical diagnosis, relationship change or major life transition, and includes:

  • Two nights’ accommodation at The American Club or Inn on Woodlake, with one aromatherapy in-room amenity per guest
  • Two breakfasts, lunches and three-course dinner experiences at select dining establishments (full list can be found here); gratuity included
  • Choice of either private yoga class or private meditation class at Yoga on the Lake or at an outdoor location around Destination Kohler (weather permitting)
  • Access to River Wildlife, including a pass with access to hiking trails and one-hour guided horseback ride (May through October only)
  • Use of a Trek bicycle for duration of stay and well-being map of the resort
  • 20 percent discount on retail purchases made at Kohler Waters Spa Boutique and Yoga on the Lake Boutique

Terms and conditions apply. Rates are per person, based on double occupancy and start at $1,014 for accommodations at The American Club, $1,073 at the Carriage House and $913 at the Inn on Woodlake between May and October 2018; rates start at $890 for accommodations at The American Club, $940 at the Carriage House and $850 at the Inn on Woodlake between November 2018 and April 2019.

For more information on Destination Kohler’s offerings or reservations, please call 800-344-2838 or visit DestinationKohler.com. Stay up to date on resort news and happenings on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

About Kohler Hospitality & Real Estate Group
The Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate profile includes The American Club, boasting the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel property in Wisconsin, and world-renowned championship golf courses Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run. Acquired in 2004, its sister property, The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in the birthplace of golf, St Andrews, Scotland, is a AA Five Red Star property and recognized as one of the most luxurious resorts in the world. Most recent, Kohler Co. opened LODGE KOHLER in the heart of Titletown, in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Kohler Co. is known for its long history of cutting-edge kitchen and bath products, engines and generators. But in 1981, Herb Kohler transformed a workers’ dormitory called The American Club on the headquarters property into a world-class resort hotel. It was later joined in 2004 by The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in St. Andrews, Scotland. Both properties, known for their high-level customer service and impeccable attention to detail, are recognized internationally for their hosting of golf’s Major championships. Destination Kohler is home to two public venues Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run, which have collectively hosted the 1998 and 2012 U.S. Women’s Open, the 2007 U.S. Senior Open, the 2004, 2010 and 2015 PGA Championships and will host the 2020 Ryder Cup. The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa stands within 10 feet along the fairway of the 17th hole, the Road Hole, golf’s most famous hole on its most famous course. It also offers golf at the Duke’s, a special heathland course in the Kingdom of Fife. The resort has served as host-hotel for both the 2010 and 2015 Open Championship and the annual Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. Both resorts have a Kohler Waters Spa, which are acclaimed for their innovative water-based therapies.

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