HOTELS ARE LOOKING TO THE OUTSIDE TO MAXIMIZE WELLNESS OFFERINGS
"Nestled in the Catskills of New York, Yo1 is providing individual health programs customized to yield results through the ancient Indian therapies of naturopathy, Ayurveda, and yoga. Each immersive, customized, and all-inclusive stay is designed to empower guests to travel inwards in order to find balance between the mind, body, and soul, and to reshape and transform the patterns of their daily lifestyle, which were truly upended over the past year"
BELLA MAGAZINE (PRINT ISSUE) | July 15, 2021
RELAX MODE, ACTIVATED
"Maybe you have a friend who sings the praises of acupuncture, or you're surrounded by WH editors who have so many questions. Alexia Komninos, LAc, Lead Acupuncturist at YO1 Health Resort in New York, is here to persuade you. (Spoiler: consider us convinced!)"
WOMEN'S HEALTH (PRINT ISSUE) | July 15, 2021
CLIENTS CAN ACHIEVE BETTER SLEEP AND ENHANCE THEIR OVERALL WELLBEING WITH SPA TREATMENTS AND PACKAGES
"The Insomnia Management three-night, four-day program at YO1 Health Resort (Monticello, NY) helps to stimulate the production of melatonin, reduce stress, improve sleep, and bring harmony to the mind and body. It includes lavender oil aroma massage with steam, a Shiro-Padabhyangam treatment, acupuncture and hatha yoga."
AMERICAN SPA | June 23, 2021
"Tucked away in the southern end of the Catskills, YO1 Health Resort offers a new Restorative Wellness Program, specifically created for those suffering from post-pandemic stress. If you’re seeking fresh air and serenity, you’ll find it amidst the resort’s 1,300 acres of bucolic landscape. Every experience here is aimed at soothing your tired mind, body, and spirit through signature wellness therapies, conscious cuisine, and complementary activities that prioritize self-reflection."
BRIDES MAGAZINE | June 4, 2021
"If you’re on the East Coast and looking for a COVID-safe vacation, be sure to visit Yo1 Health Resort in New York’s Catskill Mountains. “YO1,” or “Yovan” in Sanskrit, means eternal youth; this all-inclusive resort implements yogic principles and Ayurvedic therapies tailored to your individual health needs. Yoga class sizes are limited and the resort is only booking out 50 percent of their capacity to ensure social distancing requirements are met."
YOGA JOURNAL | June 2, 2021
"It’s not the destination, it’s the journey. But at YO1, it’s both. The destination is a jaw-dropping 1,300-acre sanctuary with panoramic views of lakes and forests. As for the journey, here it’s one of physical and spiritual rejuvenation. Experts curate all-inclusive personalized programs addressing concerns from anxiety to weight management. Expect a nourishing mix of Ayurveda, yoga, naturopathic therapies and acupuncture, interspersed with laps in the pool and swigs of cold-pressed juices."
NEW YORK POST | May 27, 2021
"With wellness and health on top of everyone’s mind, the idea of going on a luxurious vacation to focus on self-care sounds like a dream come true. A weekend retreat to YO1 Health Resort, an all-inclusive wellness destination, is the perfect next trip to book."
NEWYOU.COM | Apr 28, 2021
"If you’re looking to escape and focus on your self-care right now, the resort just launched a Restorative Wellness Package that has been designed to decompress and enhance your overall well-being following the stresses and anxieties related to the pandemic"
LAPALME MAGAZINE | Apr 26, 2021
TAKE THEE TO THE CATSKILLS FOR MORE GREENERY AND LOTS OF YOGA AT THE ZEN-INDUCING RETREAT THAT IS YO1
"Take thee to the Catskills for more greenery and lots of yoga at the zen-inducing retreat that is YO1. You can splash in their indoor pool and dine on gourmet vegetarian fare from their kitchen, cafe and juice bar."
PUREWOW.COM | Apr 23, 2021
"Lakeview rooms with rain showers set the tone for feeling good at YO1 Health Resort in the Catskills. The name YO1 comes from “yovan,” the sanskrit word for youth. After a week here of mindful meditation, reiki healing, hot tub lounging, and gourmet vegetarian meals, you’re likely to rediscover plenty of youthful energy."
SHERMANS TRAVEL | Mar 25, 2021
"The program, apart from being customized to fit your unique state of health, is also designed such that you can go back into the real world armed with the right tools. Instead of addressing sleep concerns only for a period of days, it teaches guests to integrate these rituals and practices in their daily lives."
FORBES | Mar 24, 2021
"Regardless of what you eat, overeating can also lead to bloating, says Rajagopal Manda, N.D, a consulting naturopath at YO1 Health Resort in New York. Swallowing air while eating or drinking can cause bloating, as well, he adds. This swallowed air increases the volume of food in your system, forcing your stomach and intestines to expand."
WHATSGOOD.COM | Mar 3, 2021
"Popular for its picturesque landscape and culinary cuisine, YO1 Health Resort is a great place to start your wellness journey. This scenic resort is surrounded by picture-perfect Catskill Mountains, the sight of which can enthrall anyone."
HEALTH BENEFITS TIMES | Feb 24, 2021
"YO1 Health Resort is a state-of-the-art wellness retreat that promotes holistic Indian healing therapies through Ayurveda, Naturopathy and Yoga. There are plenty of outdoor spaces for hiking, practicing yoga and enjoying nature. For next level self-care, you can work under the guidance of wellness experts."
WANDERLUST TIPS | Feb 15, 2021
The menu at YO1 is based on the rehabilitative elements of Ayurveda and Naturopathy. What makes YO1 Health Resort so unique is that it is impossible to reap the benefits of this total mind, body and spirit rejuvenation experience from a virtual space.
FORBES | Jan 25, 2021
"8 U.S. WELLNESS RETREATS THAT OFFER INCREDIBLE SPAS, OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, MEDITATION EXPERIENCES, AND MORE"
Just over two hours northwest of New York City, YO1 is a wellness retreat that sits on 1,300 lush acres in the Catskills. At the resort, you can work under the guidance of experts to create your own wellness experience.
TRAVEL + LEISURE MAGAZINE | Jan 03, 2021
YO1 Health Resort, situated on 1,300 acres in the tranquil Catskills Mountains, offers a Stress & Depression Therapy package. Over seven to 10 days, a team of experts will craft a program for you to help relax the mind and body. You'll leave feeling ready to take on the new year.
DEPARTURES MAGAZINE | Dec 14, 2020
Spanning 1,300 acres, the wellness resort features the guidance of expert practitioners, with customized, holistic treatments including Ayurveda, Yoga, Acupuncture, Naturopathy, and Mindful meditation, as well as extensive walking trails in the peaceful mountains.
THE OPRAH MAGAZINE | Dec 3, 2020
YO1 Health Resort reopens in October, and offers new health programs for guests to achieve a healthier way of living and boost immunity in this COVID-19 era.
LUXE GETAWAYS | Sept 19, 2020
The yogic practices are aimed at bringing a balance in all the body systems and thereby calm the turbulent mind and help to expel complexes. Rhythmic, deep and slow respiration done during the practices of yoga instills calm, content state of mind. Irregular breathing disturbs the brain and leads to physical, emotional and mental blocks.
MATTRESS CLARITY | Sept 6, 2020
As a part of her series about “How To Develop Mindfulness And Serenity During Stressful Or Uncertain Times”, Beau Henderson interviewed Vidya Shetty of YO1 Wellness Resort & Spa.
Thrive Global | May 12, 2020
On the site of the former Kutsher’s Resort, this luxury destination offers guests yoga, spa and wellness experiences designed to detox, revitalize and promote optimal health and wellbeing. Hiking, yoga, golf, cooking classes, nutritional counseling, and a full fitness center give guests an array of activities to choose from.
Upscale Living | April 9, 2020
With everyone working from home, I thought I would reach out to YO1 Wellness Resort and Spa in the Catskills, NY to see how we can make some healthy drinks to keep us going from their YO1 Juice Bar. All are easy to make and use readily available ingredients.
Spa Travel Gal | March 26, 2020
In the heart of the Catskills mountain range, you’ll find a wellness a centre and spa that’s the only one of its kind in the whole of the USA. You can experience holistic and natural treatments from hot oil massages to yoga and meditation retreats.
The World & Then Some | March 23, 2020
YO1’s exceptional health experts help guests find their personal path to better health. This means discovering a new wellness lifestyle that encompasses physical, mental and emotional wellbeing.
Spa Finder | March 19, 2020
At YO1 in the hauntingly beautiful Sullivan Cats’—a.k.a., the Catskill mountains of Sullivan County—restore your achy body with a variety of unique hydrotherapy treatments ranging from a hip bath (choose from neutral or cold waters) designed to help with digestive woes to spinal spray therapy where your spinal cord is soothingly spritzed with hot or neutral water from neck to tailbone.
Men’s Journal | March 11, 2020
We're taking a cue from YO1 Wellness Resort & Spa's Vidya Shetty, who says, "Guard yourself against infections by adding ginger to your diet. Fresh ginger contains Gingerol which has antioxidant properties and is anti-inflammatory. Our YO1 Immune Booster juice is easy to make at home and packed with essential nutrients. Drink Healthy, Stay Healthy."
The PR Net
YO1 is the first luxury nature cure destination of its kind in America, created to awaken the body’s ability to self-heal. YO1 provides individual Health Programs for guests, customized to yield results through the ancient Indian therapies of Naturopathy, Ayurveda, and Yoga.
Hoboken Girl | January 9, 2020
Nestled in the Catskill Mountains and surrounded by deep woods and lakes, YO1 Health Resort, India’s Holistic Wellness Program, is the first luxury nature cure destination in the country.
Modern Luxury Manhattan | May 8, 2019
For downward-dog-obsessed, om-chanting, essential-oil-loving moms, the YO1 Wellness center in the Catskills is an easy win—especially if you live in or around New York City.
Men’s Journal | April 25, 2019
Upon arrival, visitors take individual assessments of their goals and tendencies. Doshas (one of three types of Ayurvedic energies that are believed to influence the body) are determined, which then inspire customized plans for experiences and nutrition.
Organic Spa Magazine | January 30, 2019
The center offers 50 therapy rooms for six customized Ayurvedic “Pathways to Wellness” that range from three to 10 days; these aim to get at the root of health concerns—migraines, hypertension, infertility, insomnia—with programs that balance the doshas through diet, yoga, naturopathy, acupuncture, and body treatments like warm oil massages and herbal compresses.
Conde Naste Traveler | January 29, 2019
Originally found in the Vedas, a collection of Hindu texts written in India between 1500 and 1000 BCE, om is also referred to as “Shabdha Brahman”—"God as sound” or “God as vibration”
Well + Good | January 16, 2019
Begin your trip with a visit to YO1, a beautiful and relaxing oasis whose menu of wellness treatments and activities will recharge you before or after Pride.
Passport Magazine | January 2019
Travelers seeking rejuvenation from the inside out may want to consider YO1 Luxury Nature Cure, a 1,310-acre resort in the Catskills town of Monticello, N.Y., where each guest gets a customized wellness program based on naturopathy, Ayurveda and yoga. A stay includes consultations with a team of Ayurvedic practitioners, yoga instructors and physiotherapists, all meals and classes and daily spa treatments. Bookings start at $900 per person per night.
NYTimes.com | Monday August 13, 2018
YO1 Luxury Nature Cure, a new $300 million property with 131 guest rooms that opened in June on the grounds of the defunct Kutsher’s Resort in Monticello, New York, in the Catskills. Programs and services include yoga and aryuvedic massage.
APNews.com | Thursday August 09, 2018
YO1 Luxury Nature Cure (Monticello, NY), a 1,310-acre new luxury wellness destination recently opened and offers individualized Health Programs designed to detox, revitalize, and educate guests on holistic health and wellbeing through the ancient Indian therapies of Ayurveda, naturopathy, and yoga.
AmericanSpa.com | Tuesday July 31, 2018
The bright new YO1 HEALTH RESORT is an immaculate (and pricey) hotel, spa and holistic healing center. Here, you can enjoy meditation, ayurvedic massage, or maybe a juice cleanse. Therapies, yoga classes and food are included in the cost of a stay, which starts at $1,200 a night.
NYPost.com | Friday July 20, 2018
According to Ayurveda, there are seven body tissues—rasa, rakta, mamsa, meda, asti, majja, andsukra," explain YO1's Luxury Nature Cure naturopathic counselors. "Since the warmed and medicated oil is meant to reach the deep-tissue level, Ayurveda sages found that to cross each level of tissue, it requires 300 secs. Based on this calculation, they have created these positions for continuous friction on the body.
Byrdie.com | Thursday June 28, 2018
The Catskills property that once hosted the borscht belt classic Kutsher’s resort will soon reopen with YO1 HEALTH RESORT. Fronting Bailey Lake, the 131-room resort will offer Ayurvedic therapy based on traditional Indian healing, eight yoga rooms, 36 therapy rooms and a 213-seat theater.
NYTimes.com | Friday June 1, 2018