No trip to Thailand would be complete without a chance to indulge in world-class spa treatments. With stunning landscapes, exotic natural ingredients and world-class hospitality, Thailand is the ultimate destination for those seeking a truly divine spa experience. Whether it’s relaxation, rejuvenation or rehabilitation you want, from Chiang Mai to Phuket and Khao Yai to Ko Samui, Thailand boasts an incredible range of luxury spas. Here are 5 of our favourites.
In Phuket, Cool Spa is among the 100 Luxury Hotels around the globe by Best Hotels magazine, also awarded as Best Resort in the Most Natural Environment. Combining traditional techniques with modern treatments, it was granted the Thai government Award of Outstanding Performance for Health Tourism.
Retreats such as Chiva-Som International Health Resort, awarded by Conde Nast Traveller Reader’s Choice Travel and Luxury Travel Magazine Awards, offer a private consultation with health experts on the arrival to check your current state. A program is designed to achieve your goals, and a supervisor helps you set “a total lifestyle transformation” towards rejuvenation and longevity.
Six Senses Yao Noi provides stunning views over the turquoise waters of Phang Nga Bay. Pool Villa accommodation ensures tranquility in a surreal setting. With an entire spa village nestled into lush tropical rainforest, guests can truly disconnect. Committed to a philosophy of sustainability, Six Senses Yao Noi only uses only natural and ethical products.
For a real spa experience, Pai Spa in Bangkok is not to be missed. The facility has been around for 140 years, and follows a special wellness diagram which focuses on Health, Relaxtion and Beauty. Milk baths, body wraps, herbal compresses and honey facials are just some of the treatments you can experience at Pai Spa.
Known as ‘the spa with a view’, Eranda Herbal Spa won’t disappoint. Set on a mountainside among cascading waterfalls and tropical landscape, this Thai spa ensures you will lave feeling refreshed and at peace. With a number of facial, body, massage and even slimming treatments, Eranda Herbal Spa will solve all your concerns in just one visit.
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