The World’s Most Luxurious Spa Retreats
We all deserve to be pampered every once in a while. But if you’ll only take the best of the best, here are the most luxurious spas around the world:
The Sacred River Spa at Four Seasons Sayan, Bali, Indonesia
Vacationers looking for a holistic spa retreat need look no further than The Sacred River Spa at the Four Seasons Sayan in Bali. The resort’s sleek design and five-star amenities offer all the modern comforts you’ll need. But it’s The Sacred River Spa that will make you travel back in time. Experience a traditional healing session with a Balian in their home and end your evening with a philosophical debate with former Buddhist monk and permanent resident wellness mentor Ibu Fera.
Spa & Wellness at The Chedi, Andermatt, Switzerland
If a snowy landscape is more your thing, you’ll definitely want to spend some days at the Chedi in Andermatt. Tucked away in the serenity of the Swiss Alps, The Chedi Andermatt Spa is one of the most luxurious spas in Europe. It features a host of indoor pools, a state-of-the-art fitness center and premier spa treatments.
Sereno Spa at Park Hyatt, Goa, India
India is the birthplace of Ayurvedic massage so it was only natural for us to include one of its many luxurious spas in this list. Sereno Spa at Park Hyatt in Goa is one of our favorites, offering a plethora of premier treatments including energy healing, yoga and aromatherapy.
Aman Spa at Aman Tokyo, Japan
Located on the 33rd floor of a glass tower in Tokyo is one of the world’s most spectacular hotels. Combining traditional Japanese aesthetic with modern Aman design, Aman Tokyo is a true one-of-a-kind gem. Lounge in the spa’s 30m granite pool or enjoy its divine Signature Treatment.
Karkloof Safari Spa, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Who says you can’t combine a wellness getaway with a wild adventure? At Karkloof Safari Spa, you’ll be lounging in a 3,500-hectare game reserve in Africa’s largest spa and 5-star property. Venture into the wilderness during the day and come back in the evening to indulge in one of the spa’s many luxurious treatments.
The Ranch Spa at Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, Mexico
Voted as the number 1 destination spa by Travel + Leisure, Rancho La Puerta is a special place. Located in the small Mexican town of Tecate, this ranch is home to one of the most luxurious spas in the world. Pamper yourself with a multitude of massages, facials and wraps.
Remède Spa at St. Regis Aspen Resort, Colorado
For the most luxurious après-ski you can imagine, spend your days at Remède Spa at St. Regis Aspen Resort. We can see why Travel + Leisure voted the resort took the number 1 spot on Travel + Leisure’s best hotel spas list. Make sure you don’t miss out on The Rocky Mountain Ritual: it’s one of the spa’s signature treatments that involves a full-body exfoliating and hydrating session finished off with a 30-minute massage.