9 Luxurious Spa Retreats Around The World
We all need a relaxing getaway every now and then. It doesn’t hurt to treat yourself to the best the world has to offer. From relaxing views of the Tokyo skyline, the fresh sea breeze in Bangkok, awe-inspiring fields of Italy, the stunning sunrise views of India, all the way to the intricate architecture of Morocco – we take you around the world through the most luxurious spa retreats.
Browse through our quick slideshow below:
Aman Tokyo, Japan
Indulge in traditional Kampo herbal therapies, a Japanese therapy derived from classical Chinese medicine to invigorate your skin and spirit.
For more details, visit www.aman.com/tokyo.
Another Aman property, this Bangkok sanctuary boasts their signature herbal steam bath that opens the pores and stimulates circulation. Follow it up by an acupressure foot massage to soothe body and mind.
Book your next retreat as you visit www.amanpuri.com.
Thalassa Spa, Anassa, Cyprus
Thalassotherapy (from the Greek word ‘thalassa’ meaning sea and 'therapeía', healing) draws on the restorative benefits of the maritime climate, seawater, and marine derivatives. Treat yourself to their exquisite seaweed polishes and algae body wraps to get a relaxation experience like no other.
For more details, visit www.anassa.com/thalassa-spa.
Vair Spa, Borgo Egnazia, Italy
Enjoy 2000sqms of retreat and relaxation. Brogo Egnazia’s in-house spa called ‘Vair’ takes Italian flair to the next level with cultural dinners and signature treatments. A popular yoga retreat, Vair promises a getaway that will soothe your body and mind through movement, fitness, and meditation.
For more details, visit www.borgoegnazia.com/spa-hotels-puglia.
Chi The Spa, Shangri-La Mactan, Philippines
In traditional Chinese philosophy, ch’i or "Qi" is the universal life force that governs well-being and personal vitality. This is the philosophy that Chi The Spa internalises through their array of services like body massages, hydrotherapy, and personalised regimens.
For more details, visit www.shangri-la.com/chi-the-spa.
Madarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
With specialty spa suites designed for the ultimate hideaway, the spa at the Madarin Oriental in Bangkok prides itself in their personalised care that promotes meditation, yoga, and techniques from Indian healing.
To learn more, go to www.mandarinoriental.com/bangkok/luxury-spa.
Ila Only Spa, Raas Devigarh, India
Devigarh offers a world-class spa with a heart, run by authentic British brand ila. An old Sanskrit word denoting Mother Earth, the sacred essence of ila is echoed through their age-old beauty rituals, the rejuvenating power of touch, and divine smells chosen to promote biological change and harnessed from an incredibly rare level of organic purity.
TATLER TIP: Don’t miss out on their early morning yoga sessions that will make you believe in the power of meditation and sanctuary.
Visit www.raasdevigarh.com for more details on their exclusive packages.
Rancho La Puerta, Baja, Mexico
With three health and beauty centres the spa at Rancho La Puerta will be your sanctuary for the week. Their treatments use aromatic and medicinal herbs and other healing plants grown in their organic gardens at Tres Estrellas. Find a balanced mind and spirit as you take a stroll through their fairytale-esque gardens.
For more details, go to www.rancholapuerta.com.
Royal Mansour, Marrakech, Morocco
Releave yourself of the stress of city life as you enter the Royal Mansour Spa. With a tea lounde, beauty and fitness centre, this luxury escape will make sure all your needs and wants don't go unattended. With private suites and international chefs to prepare your in-house meals, this truly is a getaway like no other.
Learn more when you visit www.royalmansour.com.