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Host to U.S. Presidents, Bedford Springs Resort Treats Women Like Royalty
BEDFORD, Pa., May 7, 2008— Bedford Springs Resort, once the Summer White House of President James Buchanan, has played host to 11 U.S. presidents over 200 years and often, welcomed their First Ladies. Now through December 22, this historic Pennsylvania luxury resort is offering every woman the opportunity to experience the life of a First Lady with an overnight package suited for royalty.
The First Lady of Bedford Springs package includes one night accommodations for up to four guests in a presidential suite. Upon arrival, the honored guest will receive a welcome flower arrangement and a distinctive basket of Springs Eternal Spa products. She will also delight in a champagne breakfast, served in the suite, and a butler-attended five course “State Dinner” in the Daniel Webster private dining room.
Priced at $1,796*- in recognition of the resort’s opening date - the pampering package includes:
  • One night in the Presidential Suite
  • Springs Eternal Spa treatments including:
    • 80 minute Springs Eternal Serenity Massage
    • Morning Dew Deep Hydration Facial
    • Springs Eternal Spa manicure and pedicure
  • Personal concierge (on call)
  • Choice of private exercise class (pilates or yoga)
  • Guided hike through 2200 acres of trails and scenic terrain
  • Complimentary babysitting
  • Relaxation with the "First Family" enjoying s’mores by the resort's roaring fire pit
  • Family photograph (portrait) as a parting gift
Restored to its earlier magnificence over a year ago, the luxurious 216-room Bedford Springs Resort evokes its Grand Dame era as the gathering place of the world’s elite and is highlighted by the 30,000-square-foot Springs Eternal Spa, fed by the newly discovered eighth spring, the Eternal Spring.
For more information or to make reservations, please call 1-814-623-8100 or visit
*Price based per suite, per day/night. Rate does not include tax, gratuities, and $20 resort fee. Some restrictions may apply.
Bedford Springs Resort re-opened in July 2007 following a $120-million restoration and expansion. Long heralded for its healing waters and restorative environs, Bedford Springs origins date back to 1796 when its seven original mineral springs lured guests for a healing cure. A classic “springs resort” with many of the original buildings and architectural elements still in place, the restored and expanded Bedford Springs Resort features the 30,000 square foot Springs Eternal Spa, five restaurants, meeting and banquet space, retail shops and a variety of recreational activities. 
Bedford Resort Partners, Ltd. is the owner and developer of the Bedford Springs Resort project. The Resort is managed by Benchmark Hospitality International, an independent hospitality management company based in The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, operates resorts, conference centers, hotels and condominium resorts both domestically and internationally.  For locations of Benchmark Hospitality properties and for additional information, visit Benchmark's Website at .  
The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the ultimate luxury collection featuring more than 165 exceptional hotels and resorts in the most desirable locations around the world. 

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