Holiday Like a Queen Over the Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday
- 28 June 2021 28 June 2021
Buckingham Palace has confirmed that in celebration of the Queen’s platinum jubilee next year, there is going to be an extra bank holiday from the 2nd to the 5th of June. Lucky for us, as with just 3 days of annual leave we can get nine days off – giving us ample time to enjoy a wellness retreat fit for a Queen!
It is no secret that the British Royals adore travelling, from Balmoral Castle in the Scottish Highlands to Corfu, (after all, Prince Philip was born a Greek prince) to Mustique in the Caribbean, which was once solely reserved for the royals, particularly Princess Margret. So where should you travel to holiday like a Queen?
From horse-riding at the decadent Gleneagles in Scotland to an elegant escape in Vietnam with private pool villas to embark on a journey of self-discovery, or the ultimate away-from-it-all destination in the Maldives at COMO Maalifushi for those seeking the purest form of relaxation. Our opulent retreats revolve around bespoke wellness, so you can curate your holiday to get the most out of your precious time abroad, whether it is a multigenerational trip, spa holiday or a fitness adventure; we’ll help you make it your own with luxury befitting of royalty!
Country Pursuits – Active at Gleneagles
To holiday like a Queen the difference is in the details; from the setting, the service to the multi-activity retreat itself. Gleneagles has unequivocally mastered the concept high-end country pursuits. The moment you step foot onto their 850 acres of glorious land you will feel like royalty, from a bottle of champagne on arrival to afternoon tea. Spend your days horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, enjoying a private tennis lesson and simply absorbing the great outdoors in style. Picture your evening getting suited-up to experience the culinary delight of a two Michelin-starred chef and relaxing in the state-of-the-art fitness and spa facilities. Return home completely refreshed after enjoying the elegant luxury of a traditional heritage lifestyle.
Information and Booking: Gleneagles
Timeless Pursuits – Cleanse at Amanpuri
Part of getting away is to escape our normal habits to reset our minds and our bodies – detox holidays are a popular solution to feeling lighter and brighter. Amanpuri has upgraded this concept to a new level with Cleanse, which focuses principally on wellness and longevity as well as nutrition. From an in depth health assessment to returning home having eradicated the root of your wellbeing obstacles, we would call that regal treatment. Indulge in the timelessness of the benefits to your stay and the picturesque surroundings including the glittering Andaman Sea. This exclusive land of bespoke and first-class holistic health will enhance your entire lifestyle from the inside out.
Information and Booking: Amanpuri
Pioneering Pursuits – Rebalance & Fitness at SHA Wellness
Medical spa retreats are a wonderful way to combine improving overall health and physical aesthetics while enjoying the highlife of sunshine and sandy beaches. The pioneering SHA Wellness Clinic, hidden away on the serene El Albir beach in the Costa Blanca is renowned as one of the best medical and spa clinics. They offer uniquely designed programmes for their clients by combining Far East-inspired therapies with the latest western advances. Step closer to your goals with elite support and service, from personal training sessions including toning and kinesis as well as treatments including Cryotherapy and full body massage. Relish in the reconfirmation or building blocks of a lifelong active lifestyle, with more understanding of nutrition and extensive exercise regimes to become your most majestic self.
Information and Booking: SHA Wellness Clinic
Holistic Pursuits – Wellness Inclusive at TIA Wellness Resort
Exploring the balance between the mind, body and soul is a quintessential part of a holistic health retreat to achieve a balanced healthy lifestyle. TIA Wellness Resort blends authentic well-being with understated luxury, they redefine the spa experience by integrating progressive and all-encompassing vitality into each stay. Enter a journey of self-discovery and creative expression to find your inner peace and stillness. Between staying in your private pool villa on a golden beach front to spending your days learning, moving, and unwinding you will undoubtedly find yourself completely free, broken away from routine and in the idyllic head space to truly grow. Take a bold step to feeling new and fresh, even back home.
Information and Booking: TIA Wellness Resort
Butler & Spa Pursuits – Discover at COMO Maalifushi
If you’re seeking the kind of otherworldly feeling of pure relaxation, then a spa holiday would be incredibly befitting. Envisage soft white sand running towards emerald water with the sparkling dots of many other islands around you – you would be on Thaa Atoll, one of 26 atolls in the Maldives. Step into your water villa with nothing but time to be at one with yourself, enjoy organic nutritious food and spa treatments every night! Discover the royal treatment with a speedboat transfer to and from the airport, a butler service, a 44 meter-long swimming pool and so much more. This blissful wellness holiday will leave you feeling entirely refreshed, from head to toe.
Information and Booking: COMO Maalifushi
Whether you’re looking to fit in every experience possible during your extra, and potentially super long bank holiday in June 2022 (if you take 3 days of annual leave) or just relax like never before – we have something from our Scottish neighbours to the other side of our beautiful world in Vietnam. Discover your future wellness retreat to holiday like a Queen in luxury wellness that lives up to royal expectations.