“Spa-tacular” Party at Hotel Viking on May 28 to Launch SpaFjor

Newport, Rhode Island – May 2015 – Hotel Viking of Newport, Rhode Island will be celebrating the new name for their award-winning spa with a party on May 28 from 4pm until 8pm. Renamed Spa Fjor, which is an Old Norse word meaning energy, life and vitality, the hotel’s spa will retain their award-winning cross-cultural treatments, from facials, massages, and pedicures, to body indulgences and global rituals. For a $10 donation to Clean Ocean Access, a local non-profit, party guests will have access to hors d’oeuvres, wine, mini treatments, retail discounts and giveaways. For more information, please call 401.848.4848, or email

“The spa at Hotel Viking has been a haven for locals and visitors,” stated Marlen Scalzi, Director of Marketing at Hotel Viking, “and it will continue to offer its wonderful menu of services, just under a new name, which will allow us more freedom to do special promotions with local businesses and organizations as well as offer creative packages.”  

The spa party is from 4pm until 8pm on Thursday, May 28 at the spa, located in Hotel Viking at One Bellevue Avenue in Newport. Guests will enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres, tours of the spa, mini treatments, product specials, prizes and giveaways. Admission to the event is a $10 donation to Clean Ocean Access, a local non-profit organization that works to protect, preserve, and maintain shoreline access for residents and visitors.

SpaFjor is also offering a weekday special that includes a choice of either the vitamin rich Newport Glow Facial, or the skin smoothing Seaside Salt Glow, or the springtime fresh White Gingerlily Manicure and Pedicure. This special package is $99, and includes gratuity and a glass of champagne. The special is available now through June 19, Monday through Friday only, and is not valid with other discounts/offers. To purchase a gift certificate or book a treatment, call Hotel Viking’s spa directly at 401.848.4848.

About Hotel Viking:
Hotel Viking, a member of the Historic Hotels of America, is located at One Bellevue Avenue in Newport, Rhode Island. Hotel Viking offers 208 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites. With more than 13,000 square feet of event space, including two ballrooms, boardrooms and private meeting space, Hotel Viking easily accommodates groups and weddings large and intimate. Hotel Viking’s culinary experiences include the award-winning One Bellevue, which offers three meals and Afternoon Tea daily, indoor and patio dining, as well as a bar and lounge. Top of Newport is Hotel Viking’s seasonal roof top lounge offering live entertainment and special events and menus. The hotel’s full-service spa features a selection of massage and skin treatments. Additional amenities include an indoor heated pool, fitness center, courtyard and the historic Newport Kay Chapel. Hotel Viking is a 30-minute drive from TJ Green Airport (27 miles) in Providence and the Providence Train Station, and is driving distance from Boston (70 miles) and New York City (170 miles). For information, please contact Hotel Viking 401-847-3300 or visit online at Be social at and

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