There is no finer pleasure in life than those you’ll find in a luxury wellness spa. Each offering a unique slice of peaceful tranquillity to cleanse the body and rejuvenate the soul.
Every detail oozes luxury. The breath-taking setting, decor, special treatments and exquisite food combine to deliver a getaway which will pamper you like no other.
Beyond the indulgence the modern resort offers much more. With wellness now very much on the menu, you’ll be able to choose from a range of beauty and body spa treatments as well. These include fitness classes, nutritional advice and emotional therapies to help you feel better, inside and out.
So, let’s dive in to some of our favourite luxury wellness spas from around the world and see what you should treat yourself with for your next vacation.
The perfect balance of tradition and luxury
The Hoshinoya, Tokyo is a ryokan resort in the heart of Otemachi financial district of Tokyo. The term ryokan refers to a traditional Japanese-style inn that will immerse you in local culture.
Staying at a ryokan will usually mean sleeping on futon, bathing in communal hot-spring baths and eating a kaiseki-style meal. All of this wearing a traditional kimono.
Whilst the resort is steeped in culture, it also offers the latest in comfort and technology. The spa itself includes two roof-top baths, separated by gender, which are supplied by a natural hot spring which is some 1,500 feet below ground.
Once you’ve unwound in the bath, you can enjoy an oil therapy, a program for health and beauty or even an extended massage therapy.
Whatever you choose, you’ll end up refreshed in both mind and body.
Embrace Marrakesh and find yourself
An oasis of peace in the heart of the Moroccan city of Marrakesh, the Hotel La Mamounia Spa is a destination you could find nowhere else.
The interior is a captivating, traditionally Moroccan settings for luxurious pampering. The decor comprises Zellige tilework, Tadelakt plaster and wooden panelling which gives the resort a peaceful and calming air like no other.
Beyond this lies almost 20 acres of gardens. These have 100-year-old olive, palm and fruit trees, roses, bougainvillea, geraniums and much more for you to explore. With the stunning interior, they create a fantastic fusion of open and closed spaces.
The luxury spa offers a treatment menu which takes influences from both Morocco and Japan, letting you choose between marocMaroc and Shiseido treatments. These include steam room, traditional black soap, mud body mask, massage, hydrotherapy and body scrub treatments. No matter what your pleasure, La Mamounia will have the perfect experience for you.
Classical elegance in Italy
T Spa at Grand Hotel Tremezzo has a location to die for, Lake Como, Italy. Houses in the 18th-century Villa Emilia, you’re never far from a breath-taking view of mountains or the lake.
The T Spa is a thoroughly modern destination which manages to remain in perfect harmony with its setting. Guests can experience the spa’s heated infinity pool, Turkish bath, sauna and whirlpool tub surrounded by a venue which even features a beautiful Turkish garden.
For those who enjoy exclusivity with their luxury, the infinity pool and T Spa Suite can be booked for private sessions for you to enjoy.
T Spa also has a range of signature experiences inspired by plants and herbs indigenous to Tremezzo and found within the hotel’s garden.
With the wealth of exclusive, luxury spas around the world, there’s never been a better time to indulge yourself and benefit from a wellness resort. They’re unlike any other luxury experience in the world, so pamper yourself and enjoy the ultimate getaway.