W Verbier Fuel Weekend FAQ

Fuel Weekend W Verbier Fuel Weekend FAQ

Q: What makes W Hotels’ FUEL Weekend different from other wellness retreats

A: During the weekend, we’re bringing the ultimate DETOX. RETOX. REPEAT. experience to life. We’ll turn the traditional “fitness retreat” on its head with a high-energy filled weekend with the who’s who of fitness, and lifestyle. Every moment will leave you looking better and feeling better.

Q: What is included in the Fuel Weekend package?

A: We’ll provide you with everything you need to detox and retox. Your Fuel Weekend package includes:

  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Two dinner experiences
  • Welcome cocktails & Lite Bites
  • Evening Festivities
  • Multiple workouts each day including boxing, boot camps, yoga and more
  • Mountain adventures
  • Talks and personal time with fitness and diet experts
  • Full access to: indoor/outdoor WET, hammam, sauna and steam rooms all located at AWAY® Spa
  • More surprises to come

Q: How do I sign up for fitness classes?

A: Various types of fitness classes from yoga to boot camp will be available at various times from morning to afternoon. Before the weekend we will send you all of the options so you can let us know which workouts you fancy. You can choose one relaxing yoga class or, if you want to be an overachiever, participate in multiple classes a day. The choice is yours! Of course, you can always change your mind on site, but we’d want to know your choices ahead of time.

Q: Do I have to pay extra for fitness classes?

A: Nope! All fitness classes are included in the FUEL Weekend package.

Q: What if I want to try two fitness classes at the same time?

A: Classes are scheduled at multiple times throughout the course of the weekend, so we’ll make sure you get more than one chance to try out each class and trainer.

Q: How many classes can I sign up for?

A: As many as you want! If you’re eager enough to arrive early or leave late, you’ll be able to try them all.

Q: Do I need to bring any workout equipment?

A: Nope! Everything you need will be provided on-site but be sure to bring plenty of workout clothes and sneakers.

Q: What is not included in the pricing of this package?

A: Your flights, airport transfers, parking (if you plan to drive), lunches and indulgences outside of organized meals, add-on experiences such as rock climbing, paragliding, mountain biking, treatments at the AWAY® Spa, and alcohol outside of the nightly inclusion with dinner and pre-planned activities are not included in the package.

Q: I’m planning to drive to Verbier, where can I park my car and how much does it cost?

A: Thanks for taking the drive to be with us. We have on-site parking available for the price of 29 CHF/day for each car.

Q: How do I arrange the offsite activities?

A: We have fabulous local partners who we can work with to arrange an off-site experience for you. Let us know if you’re interested in: rock climbing, extreme hiking, mountain biking, paragliding or any other mountain adventures. Price varies by the activity. We also have running and walking maps available for you to take a journey off-site on your own or with your new friends. All reservations should be made as far in advance as possible. You can reach out to us at any time with questions at WhateverWhenever.verbier@whotels.com.

Q: When can I try these add-on experiences?

A: There will be downtime to use as you choose. You can decide to book an off-site adventure or spa treatment during these times. It’s up to you to choose your own adventure. If you reserve any spa treatment by August 1st, you will receive at 15% discount. Please check out our services here and email awayspa.verbier@whotels.com to book.

Q: I’m scared of heights, you won’t make me climb the mountain will you?

A: We will have a variety of options for experiencing the mountain and different methods for getting up. If you have a fear of heights, please let us know so we can make sure the options suit you. Of course, everything is optional we won’t make you do anything you’re not comfortable with.

Q: Are any festivities scheduled at night?

A: Of course! We’ll give you multiple opportunities to retox with some fun after you’ve detoxed with our trainers, including a mountain-side beach BBQs, family sunset dinners, and after-parties – all featuring hand-selected DJs and musicians.

Q: Are all meals included?

A: Daily breakfast and two dinners are included, lunch is not. We encourage guests to explore the many options on-site or try the tastes of the local area. If you want some recommendations our team is happy to provide some options.

Q: I have specific dietary restrictions. Can this be accommodated?

A: Please notify W staff of allergies and dietary restrictions upon your time of booking and we’ll be sure there are options available for you.

Q: What should I pack?

A: Load up on your favorite workout gear, trainers, hiking shoes, swimsuits and party clothes – you’ll need all of it. And if you wanted to sneak in your favorite costume item, that wouldn’t hurt either.

Q: How big is the group attending the Fuel Weekend in Verbier?

A: We’re expecting between 25 – 40 participants in total, however class and activity sizes will vary.

Q: I’d like to go by myself. Is that okay?

A: Absolutely! Whether you want to fly solo or come with a crew, there’s always an adventure to be had. We’re behind you either way.

Q: How do I get from the airport to W Verbier?

A: If you are flying in, the closest airport is Geneva International Airport (GVA). The hotel is approximately two-hours by or train. If you’d like a car, we can help to arrange this for an additional cost. If you’d like to take the train, you should arrive to Martigny station where we will arrange shuttle transportation for a smaller additional fee. If you have any questions about transportation please email WhateverWhenever.verbier@whotels.com.

Q: What should do if I want to go earlier or stay later?

A: Please contact the hotel at reservations.wverbier@whotels.com to book additional days. This is based upon availability.

Q: What should do if I want to go earlier or stay later?

A: You can book the package a minimum of two nights. Please email reservations.wverbier@whotels.com if you cannot stay all three nights. We’ll be sad you won’t be with us the whole weekend, but at least we’ll get to spend some time with you!