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Mountain Trek Fitness Retreat & Health Spa

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Annapolis, Maryland
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42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a lovely place with great hiking and excellent & healthy food where you can completely unplug and reboot your health in a holistic manner. If you really want to get away and learn new things about yourself and your health, I highly recommend it. If you want a more 'traditional' spa experience with lots of treatments (mani/pedi, hot... More 

Thank Lasuvera
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

I loved my week in the mountains. I gave this experience as a gift to myself to destress, detox and feel rejuvenated. You arrive at this beautiful lodge, and although the bedrooms are quaint you do not need anything more as you are really only in them to sleep. There is daily laundry service which is nice, one less thing... More 

1 Thank cherese m
North Carolina
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233 reviews
59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I have been here before so I am not a newbie to this experience. I have also been to a similar program in Malibu. The overall hiking and views/scenery are spectacular. The lodge itself is nice and the views from the eating area and exercise studio are amazing. Most of the staff was incredibly nice and supportive and upbeat. What... More 

1 Thank Carync6
MountainTrekRetreat, Manager at Mountain Trek Fitness Retreat & Health Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your honest comments. It's true that particular week was a stressful anomaly for our manager and we apologize that some actions negatively affected a handful of occasions. We are very aware of how stress has a ripple affect on staff and guests and we assure you the extraordinary circumstances in this instance are definitely not... More 

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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169 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I went to Mountain Trek to lose weight but I left with so much more .When I first checked in I was a little concerned about the room. The lodge it's self is very nice but rooms are dated and small. After a day you quickly realized it's very comfortable,clean& all you need . The food is amazing I would... More 

1 Thank BillJKnight
Saint Louis, Missouri
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We loved our week here. Yes, it was a challenging week and yes, it was a rigid schedule. And, yes, we worked our butts off. But that was sort of the point (to work our literal butts off, if you know what I mean and I think you do!). We hiked, we did the first yoga of our lives, we... More 

1 Thank Arnie R
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This was a great trip for me. I really wanted to lose that last 10 pounds but I needed help. By the end of the trip, not only did I lose 8 pounds but I also had the best sleep I've had in years. I recommend this amazing experience to everyone!

Thank GuitarNinja-9
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The staff. They make the activities accessible and encouraged me to really move out of my comfort zone and push myself... it had been years since I did that! The food. Delicious and filling! I was rarely hungry and felt slept better than I had in years. Finally, the location. One of the most beautiful and soul cleansing places I... More 

Thank rhbecca
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Mountain Trek is a good option for certain types of people: people who do well in highly structured in environments, and people who are willing to absorb an entire doctrine of what it means to be healthy without asking too many questions or second-guessing what you're being told. But if you're someone who prefers to be in control of choices,... More 

3 Thank bearvsgorilla
MountainTrekRetreat, Manager at Mountain Trek Fitness Retreat & Health Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We’re glad you enjoyed the lodge, food, staff and individual catering. We tried getting in touch before you arrived to discuss expectations about the program but unfortunately were unsuccessful. We wish you all the best in your future adventures in health! More 

1 review
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I went to Mountain Trek not expecting a lot. I'm a reasonably active guy who eats half decently and doesn't have a high-stress job. Wow. Was I wrong! After one week I had gained muscle, decreased my body fat %, and was sleeping better than I ever have. The trails we hiked were breath-taking and lounging in the spa in... More 

Thank Vincent H
Anchorage, Alaska
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

To experience Mountain Trek is such a gift in rediscovering yourself, your strength, your vitality all while be surrounded in nature. The resort focuses on five tenants: nutrition, detoxification, metabolism, stress management, and fitness. Every need is met so you are able to focus on yourself and your goals to regain balance. The meals are amazing, as local sourced as... More 

2 Thank kirstenetal

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mountain Trek Health, Fitness & Weight Loss Retreats are high-intensity hiking fitness vacations in beautiful locations with experienced, mature guides. While the focus of many of our guests is to improve management of health issues or achieve weigh loss, we promote transformative "lifestyle" changes through the program. This includes cutting edge lectures in nutrition, sleep and stress management techniques. It's an all inclusive, highly structured boot camp style program but with heart. Included in a 2 week program; 8 massages, transportation to and from the airport, all meals, private room with en-suite, 10 mountain hikes, morning yoga sessions, evening fitness classes, usage of spa & saunas and free access to the hot springs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mountain Trek Fitness Retreat & Health Spa

Address: 3800 North St., Ainsworth Hot Springs, British Columbia V0G 1A0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Ainsworth Hot Springs
Price Range: RM2,823 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“Rooms are assigned by MT based on a variety of factors. Room 5 & 15 are both end rooms with extra windows.”
 of 5 bubbles Lasuvera, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Each room is very comfortable and meets your needs but in truth you spend very little time in the room to focus on the attributes.”
 of 5 bubbles kirstenetal, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Don't over pack, you really don't need much for a week stay as they do your laundry each day.”
 of 5 bubbles pcmusselman, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Very little time spent in the room..just a warm and inviting place to get a good night's sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles paulap117, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“As your days are filled with activities and time in your room is spent mostly dressing, showering and sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles High_seas_drifter, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
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