Terranea Resort Announces Partnership with Icelandic Glacial™ Water


Southern California resort furthers its commitment to environmental stewardship, offering guests premium water from the world’s first carbon-neutral water brand

 

 

Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. (December 14, 2016) Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel, is proud to announce their strategic partnership with Icelandic Glacial™, the world’s first bottled water certified CarbonNeutral® for both product and operation, furthering the resort’s commitment to environmental stewardship. Together the pair will deliver premium water sourced from Iceland’s naturally replenishing underground Ölfus Spring to guests of Terranea while maintaining a “net zero” carbon footprint.

Icelandic Glacial water will be available in all guestrooms and suites, as well as available for purchase, at the 102-acre coastal resort. Following, the collaboration will make Icelandic Glacial water available for major resort events and special programming throughout the year. On Icelandic National Day, June 17, 2017, Icelandic Glacial will sponsor various promotions for consumers to have a chance to win a trip to Terranea Resort.

“We are proud to partner with Icelandic Glacial and look forward to offering guests water that ranks high in quality, purity and environmental sustainability,” said Terranea Resort Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing Agnelo Fernandes. “We look forward to expanding our collaboration to create enhanced events and integrated experiences for our guests.”

By partnering with Terranea Resort, Icelandic Glacial looks forward to further introducing the brand to Southern Californians. “Sustainability and environmental conservation are a part of our company’s DNA,” said Chairman and Co-Founder of Icelandic Glacial Jon Olafsson. “The resort’s mission, clientele, and dedication to being an eco-friendly brand falls directly in line with the values of Icelandic Glacial.”

“Terranea is a luxury brand that provides its guests with products and experiences of exceptional quality,” added Reza Mirza, CEO of Icelandic Glacial. “We are honored to be selected as their bottled water partner.”

For additional information on Terranea Resort, visit www.terranea.com. For additional information on Icelandic Glacial, visit www.IcelandicGlacial.com.

Media Contacts

Jessie Burns, Terranea Resort – jburns@destinationhotels.com / 310-265-2852 

Laura Bonfiglio, NJF – lbonfiglio@njfpr.com646-237-4524

Ali Whitaker, Icelandic Glacial – ali.whitaker@icelandicglacial.com / 424-201-6804

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About Terranea Resort, A Destination Hotel

Located on California’s Palos Verdes Peninsula, Terranea is Los Angeles’ premier oceanfront resort with 102-acres of unparalleled Pacific Ocean views. Terranea opened its doors in June 2009 and offers world-class accommodations that range from hotel suites to bungalows, oceanfront casitas and luxurious villas, which are also available for purchase as seaside second homes through Terranea Real Estate. Amenities include The Links at Terranea, a nine-hole, par three golf course; award-winning 50,000 sq. ft. oceanfront spa and fitness center; four swimming pools and a 140-foot waterslide; marea luxury boutique; 135,000 sq. ft. of conference and meeting space; and eight dining venues including signature restaurant mar'sel; Nelson's, a cliff-side spot ideal for whale watching; and Asian-inspired bashi. Terranea is proud of its farm-to-Terranea culinary philosophy that focuses on utilizing local and sustainable ingredients. Terranea's bountiful land boasts herb and vegetable gardens, lemon groves, beehives, a Sea Salt Conservatory and more. The resort’s innovative adventure concierge, lets guests discover and explore Terranea’s rich terrain with miles of scenic coastal trails, secluded beach cove and ocean environment. Fun, enriching programs and activities such as habitat photography, falconry, kayaking and paddle boarding also abound. Terranea Resort is owned by a joint venture comprised of Lowe Enterprises and JC Resorts and is a member of the American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts program and AAA Four-Diamond property. Since its opening, Terranea Resort has been named one of Travel + Leisure’s 500 Best Hotels in the World and earned a spot on Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards and Gold List. The resort also received the Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator and has been recognized numerous times on U.S. News & World Report's Best U.S. Hotels list. For additional information about Terranea Resort, www.terranea.com, call 866-802-8000 or follow Terranea on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

 

About Destination Hotels

Destination Hotels (Destination) is a collection of luxury and upscale independent hotels, resorts and residences across the United States. Offering authentically-immersed and enriching experiences, each property is individual at heart, yet connected by a commitment to drawing upon the best of each location. Highly distinct, the Destination experience is always memorable and matchless; guests will feel the locale in a genuine way through each property and during the engaging moments cultivated both in and outside of them. Continuously growing with more than 40 properties from coast to coast, the award-winning portfolio features 20 renowned golf courses, 20 indigenous spas, and 110 exceptional bars and restaurants. Destination Hotels are true to our place; diverse by design. For more information, visit www.destinationhotels.com. Follow us on Twitter: @Destination. Like us on Facebook: Destination Hotels.

 

About Icelandic Glacial™  

Icelandic Glacial is the super-premium natural spring water, bottled at the source from Iceland’s legendary Ölfus Spring, which was formed more than 5,000 years ago and is shielded from pollution by an impenetrable barrier of lava rock. The spring produces water so pure that nothing is added or taken away. As a result, Icelandic Glacial possesses exceptional balance featuring a naturally low mineral content and a naturally alkaline pH of 8.4. Icelandic Glacial is further distinguished as the world’s first certified carbon neutral natural spring bottled water for product and operation. Icelandic Glacial uses 100% natural green energy to fuel its production delivering a premium bottled water to discerning consumers around the world while maintaining a “net zero” carbon footprint. For more information, visit IcelandicGlacial.com. Like us on Facebook: Icelandic Glacial Water. Follow us on Instagram: @icelandicglacial.