What the Calabash Spa and Salon has for you in store
By Our Reporter
FOCUS ON THE CALABASH SPA AND SALON
Whenever any foreign visitor picks an invite to visit an African family friend, what is very clear on the onset is the amazing style of the welcome reception you are accorded which includes a soft cold drink supplied in their traditional calabash which is an expression of that deep love and affection they attach to that given guest.
PEDICURE IN ROSES PEDALS
The drink supplied in a traditional Calabash symbolizes the great love the African man gives to his guests because one is expected the give the best entertainment to visitors by serving them with the best drinks and food locally prepared to fit in a typical African environmental setting.
What is this magical item known as the African Calabash This item has graced almost all African homes for centuries being relied on in its whole state as a tool meant to store food, water, money, traditional beer, make up, jewelry, traditional remedies, as a musical instrument and as artwork strung with beads, shells or coconut rope for the home.
These remarks have been shared by Ms.Mutinta Milungu who is the general manager of the Speke Apartments Wampeewo based Calabash spa and salon facility who says that the Calabash has graced many a dancer’s ankles and waist and has often been a bride’s companion as she swayed down the aisle sitting perfectly around her neck as a necklace.
It is reliable, strong and versatile! She points out with a bright smile rolling down her cheeks,. Calabash & Salon.
The Calabash, noted Milungu is set in the midst of the city, a perfectly set out location for those who wish to relax, restore and rejuvenate, mind, body and spirit.
THE BEAUTY; NAILS AND ROSES
Tastefully designed with calabashes, backcloth and wood, at first sight the calabash spa draws one into its combination of warm colours and textures immediately slowing down the mind and relaxing the body as whole.
Calabash Signature Treatment
THE TURKISH HAMMAM
THE TURKISH HAMMAM
The Turkish Hammam is based on the same principles as the steam bath with the focus on a gentle exfoliation, foam massage and steam, the patron lays down on a hot marble with a raised circular or square platform on which they receive the treatment. Offers • Massages • Body scrubs • Facials • Manicure and pedicures • Waxing • Hair treatments for both afro and Caucasian clientele • Kids treatments.
WELCOMING SMILE; Ms.Milungu shares a light moment with some of her guests not in the picture during their visit to be served at the prestigious calabash spa and salon which has become a brand name among the high profile community of clients.
The gym which is the best facility in town, explains Milungu, is fitted with world-renowned Technogym equipment, with over 100 cardio machines, 70 weight machines, open space with a wide range of weights for functional and strength building. Fitness Class.
She says that they have a wide range of fitness classes ranging from dance classes to yoga and boot camp. Available for all fitness levels while the Pool facility has one for adults and the one for our kid’s splash pool which meets all their swimming leisure with excellent lifeguards on duty.
Steam and Suana
SHARING A LIGHT MOMENT,THESE LADIES HAD JUST EMERGED FROM THE CALABASH AND ARE ENJOYING THEIR FREE LIFE.
The steam and Sauna services are available throughout the health club operating hours for that needed detox and feeling of well being while the health bar is also the exclusive perfect stop for both pre or post works out for that additional health boost via our freshly made juices, smoothies and herbal teas which is coupled with a variety of health drinks that support all gym related goals.
Why they engage more females staff despite Covid-19 challenges
The lady servant of the guests says that despite having been faced with Covid-19 pandemic that affected their operations in the recent times, the management feels that these females should be brought on board and serve the guests to their fullest and that explains why the facility offers job opportunities to over 55 staff members who are distributed among the five units of the health club being the spa, salon, gym, health bar and swimming pool which tie together to enhance the health and well-being of any individual that visits the facility.
THE HOME TO THE PRESTIGIOUS CALABASH SPA AND SALON AT THE SPEKE APARTMENTS WAMPEEWO
These females who form the largest numbers of highly trained staff are trusted and equipped with skills of engaging the guests with comfortable conversations that are geared towards building strong and lasting relationships between the guests and the Calabash management and encouraging them to come along with new friends for the best services ever delivered anywhere in this country.
She concluded by requesting all her guests to keep on visiting the Calabash for their own great health and hygiene related packages because more products are in the offering that they should not risk losing out.