spa.jpgVoted Favorite Spa in Best for Ski and Snow   Lake Placid, N.Y.  - Spafinder Wellness 365TM, the world's best resource for feeling good and living well all year round, has announced that the Spa at Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid has been named a prestigious 2013 Readers' Choice Award winner.  The 2013 Awards attracted an unprecedented level of worldwide consumer participation, providing the most comprehensive consumer assessment of the global spa and wellness market available. This is the first year awards were presented to fitness, yoga and nutrition locations and programs, in addition to spas. The evolved awards reflect the company's mission to make keeping well more accessible each and every day. "We believe that keeping well is not a luxury, but a necessity for people to live their fullest and best lives possible," said Spafinder Wellness, Inc.®'s Chief Brand Officer Mia Kyricos. "Our passion is to provide meaningful resources, like the outstanding businesses our readers have named as their favorites around the globe." This most recent accolade is added to a list that includes a listing in the Top 100 spas in the country by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler; a Spafinder Award for its Signature Maple Body Scrub; and reinforcement by the readers of the Adirondack Daily Enterprise as the Best Spa in the Mountains.  "The staff works very hard to bring the highest quality services and experiences to every guest," added Spa Manager Annie Brucker. "Coming from Lake Placid we represent all that's great about the mountain lifestyle, and enjoy helping people stay healthy and relaxed while they participate in all the activities that are available here." This year, Crystal Awards were presented to spas on six continents, and Country Awards went to the top hotel, destination or resort spas across 44 countries and regions. Category honors were awarded to the top 10 spas and wellness locations in 26 unique classifications, from best beach spas to best for families to best fitness and wellness programs. A complete list of winners can be viewed at: -MLI- About the Mirror Lake Inn The AAA Four Diamond Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa is a luxury lakefront resort in the Adirondack Mountains. The Inn, Four Diamond-rated for 29 consecutive years, offers both world-class cuisine and casual dining options, with impeccable service amid awe-inspiring views. No property in New York State, outside Manhattan, has maintained the Four Diamond designation longer than The Mirror Lake Inn. It is the only property in Lake Placid that combines Four Diamond lodging and dining. The Inn's renowned Lake Placid spa pampers the body and refreshes the mind with a comprehensive menu of services. The inn is conveniently located one block from the unique shops found on the village's Main Street. About Spafinder Wellness 365TM Spafinder Wellness 365TM is a division of Spafinder Wellness, Inc.®, the world's largest media, marketing and gifting company for the wellness industry. With over 25 years of experience as a spa and wellness authority, the company guides the industry, partners, consumers and employers with the most comprehensive resource for wellness-related products, services and insight in the marketplace. Millions of people find inspiration to keep well every day via the Spafinder brand family, also known for its widely distributed gift cards available at 70,000-plus retailers worldwide and a global network of 20,000-plus spas, salons, fitness, yoga and Pilates studios and travel destinations. Learn more at ### Contact: Sandy Caligiore, 518-302-3086,,