10 of the World’s Most Spectacular Luxury Spas
- 28 November 2016 28 November 2016
Your holiday away should be a time to relax, renew and escape from life’s day to day frenzy. What better way to spend it than indulging on a spectacular luxury spa holiday in some of the most beautiful and tranquil destinations in the world. From a medi-spa holiday in Portugal to an exotic safari spa haven in South Africa, we offer the ultimate in luxury wellness spas to give you a calming sanctuary for the senses. We have put together a collection of spectacular luxury spas that will leave you fully relaxed and free from any stresses or tensions.
Thailand: Soneva Kiri
Escape to the island of Koh Kut in Thailand
A spectacular luxury spa, Soneva Kiri is home to the renowned Six Senses Spa, offering numerous wellness treatments inspired from authentic local practices in Koh Hood, Thailand. With a range of bespoke wellness programmes, from Ayurvedic, to sleep well and de-stress breaks, your personal requirements can easily be fulfilled, boosting your wellness and guiding you to a healthier lifestyle. In this coastal retreat, offering a luxurious beach spa holiday experience, end your day in your own tree pod dining and taking in spectacular ocean views, six metres above the ground, as your waiter delivers food to you via a zipline.
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South Africa: Karkloof Safari
Enjoy the wild in South Africa
Experience the most spectacular spa trip you can imagine, witnessing South Africa’s magnificent wildlife on private safari tours, followed by restorative spa treatments of your choice. Karkloof’s award winning spa is the largest in Africa and offers unlimited spa treatments for the ultimate luxury wellness spa break with treatments including uplifting grapefruits facials, Maldivian black pepper scrubs, a coconut body polish and Thai de-stress massages. Make the most of South Africa’s remarkable landscape with private guided mountain biking and hikes taking in the scenic surroundings to return home re-connected with nature and feeling fully rejuvenated.
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India: Ananda in the Himalayas
Unwind body, mind and soul in India
Escape to the Himalayas for a spectacular Ayurveda spa retreat and indulge in a menu of over 80 different body and beauty treatments inspired by the traditional Indian systems of Ayurveda. Ananda promises a stay of complete relaxation whilst focusing on creating harmony between one’s physical and mental realms. From a yogic detox to a fitness holiday, Ananda will help you to reach your desired goals whilst enhancing your overall well-being through holistic wellness activities, Ayurveda spa treatments and healthy cuisine. After a peaceful break in such serene and beautiful surroundings, you are sure to return home revived and rejuvenated.
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Italy: Lefay Resort and Spa
Soak up the sun by the pool in Italy
Secluded in scenic Italian mountains, enjoy complete tranquillity on a short-haul spa break with a whole variety of rejuvenating spa treatments. Overlooking Lake Garda, the largest lake in Italy, unwind in the luscious green surroundings above the picturesque village of Gargnano on a spectacular luxury spa escape that combines ancient classic Chinese practices and western scientific influences. Whether you are looking to improve your sleep patterns, improve your fitness or reduce the signs of ageing, Lefay’s wellness holidays aim to enhance your well-being in a holistic and natural way.
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Bali: Como Shambhala Estate
Rejuvinate in Bali
Set in in tropical hills of Bali, revive your senses on a spiritual and holistic spa holiday which offers a holistic wellness approach using Asian-inspired spa treatments with state-of-the-art facilities to improve overall well-being. With Ayurvedic and oriental medicine programmes, this spectacular luxury spa focusses on the person as a whole and aims to re-balance your mind, body and soul by bringing each dimension to its optimal state. Wellness activities, such as yoga and Pilates, are practiced in addition to the spa treatments to reach this goal and to help you to discover a more balanced lifestyle.
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St Lucia: The BodyHoliday
Get active by the beach in St Lucia
Jet off to the beautiful island St Lucia for a spectacular luxury spa holiday in the sun, being pampered with a variety of rejuvenating spa treatments. The BodyHoliday boasts an award-winning spa delivering personal service of spa treatments, therapies and activities based on the aspects of exercise, good diet, restorative beauty and relaxation. Revive your well-being with a choice of wellness holidays, from healthy ageing to optimal wellness, and the BodyScience holiday which uses your unique genetic information for a comprehensive body analysis which can determine a personalised wellness programme for your body to reach its optimal health.
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Spain: SHA Wellness Clinic
Get the taste for a tailored programme in Spain
Boost your health with a spectacular spa break at SHA Wellness Clinic in Spain, a wellness paradise focusing on encouraging healthy habits long-term. The world's first macrobiotic wellness resort, combine a tailor-made nutritional plan with rejuvenating spa therapies and complimentary classes, from yoga to Tai Chi. With tailored wellness programmes to help combat insomnia, stress, weight loss, smoking and more, there is a medical spa holiday solution for every wellness need. The spa offers a wide variety of restorative treatments in addition to the beautiful surroundings of their zen-garden.
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Embrace the healthy lifestyle in Thailand
Nestled on the beautiful coast of southern Koh Samui, this spectacular luxury spa is set in a remarkable destination to relax and enhance your overall well-being. Focusing on creating a stimulating environment for personal growth and long term health, experience a destination spa holiday personalised for each individual guest through the help of authentic ancient healing traditions. With a range of spa programmes, from weight loss to detoxing, Kamalaya embraces a healthy lifestyle through healthy nutrition and a variety of yoga styles, ensuring a wellness boost and revitalising experience.
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Indulge and unwind in Portugal
Retreat to the beautiful Algarve coastline of Portugal where you can come to your senses with mesmerising views over the Atlantic Ocean. More than a relaxation and pampering spa, The Longevity Medical Spa and Thalassotherapy centre embraces the longevity concept through a preventive, personalised, predictive and participatory medicine. From an intense detox & weight loss programme to our exclusive Fusion Fitness programme, the Longevity Medical Spa utilises highly advanced preventative medicine combined with the healing power of marine therapies to help their guests achieve their individual goals, and to improve their overall health and well-being.
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Oman: Zighy Bay
Escape to paradise in Oman
Boasting a mile-long private bay of broad sandy beach with dramatic mountains behind, unplug at Zighy Bay’s remarkable luxury spa, situated in a secluded bay on the northern Musandam Peninsula of Oman. Zighy Bay focuses on elevating the senses with a combination of relaxation techniques, lifestyle analysis, a variety of fitness activities, locally inspired therapies and specialist treatments using only natural products. Give a healthy boost to your well-being with a cleansing detox diet, healing yoga practice and holistic treatments on a healing spa holiday to achieve an all-round sense of well-being.
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