Health & Wellbeing

Borgo Egnazia, Puglia

Vair Spa at Borgo Egnazia has a range of programmes to treat mind, body and soul. The unique treatments are inspired by ancient Apulian rituals using local ingredients, Roman-style baths, plunge pools and resident shaman. Relax. Discover. Renew.

borgoegnazia.com

Das Central, Solden

A modern Austrian escape with Das Central Hotel in the heart of Solden in the Otztal Valley. Relax in their Venetian themed spa with over ten saunas to choose from including traditional; infrared sauna; steam rooms, hot stones and snow rooms. Further explore the natural healing power of the Alps at Aqua Dome Thermal Spa, just a 15 minute drive away. A truly unique spa tucked away in the mountains, contemporary domes contrast with spectacular panoramic views of the valley. Unwind in the healing thermal waters flowing from more than 6,000 feet underground.

central-soelden.com

Forte Village, Sardinia

The Acquaforte Spa at Forte Village has long been renowned as a pioneer of thalassotherapy and the health benefits surrounding it. A circuit of 6 pools of varied salt densities – created with the help of the Thalasso Research Centre at Milan University and inspired by the ancient ruins of Nora – lies at the heart of the spa, set in lush gardens on the southern Sardinian coast. For 2018, Forte Village have opened a new Private Spa, available for exclusive hire to guests in small groups of up to 10 people.

fortevillageresort.com

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Windermere, UK

Owned and run by the Cunliffe family since 1987, the hotel offers luxury rooms, Garden Suites with private cedar-wood hot tubs and brand new self-contained luxury Spa Lodges with their own saunas, hot tubs, rainmaker showers and in-room spa treatment facilities: a wholly new concept and a perfect romantic spa hideaway. The Lake House sits on its own private lake and features 6 suites, an indoor pool, sauna and spa facilities with serene views over - as well as a renowned Jetty Spa Trail: a three-hour spa journey designed for couples.

thegilpin.co.uk

L'Albereta, Franciacorta

Tucked in the vineyards of Franciacorta, you are immersed into the beauty and stillness of the countryside. Combining the warm notes of amber with those of wood and leather, all the suites at L'Albereta are unique, with secluded balconies offering spectacular views of the calming waters of Lake Iseo Espace Chenot Health Wellness SPA. Spend your days exploring the gardens, relaxing in the Espace Chenot Spa and tasting the gourmet Italian dishes and famous delights of the Franciacorta winery.

albereta.it

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Bath

A magnificent country house hotel located just six miles from the historic city of Bath. A Palladian mansion dating back to 1720. Set in 500 acres of listed parkland and beautiful gardens, the property has been lovingly restored to the elegance and style of the past era. It has a Michelin-starred restaurant under Hywel Jones, as well as a less formal Brasserie, Cookery School, a world-class ESPA Spa and a renowned equestrian centre.

lucknampark.co.uk

Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London

An icon on the London hotel scene, boasting an unrivalled location set between London's most beautiful royal park, Hyde Park and the exclusive shopping district of Knightsbridge, this luxurious five star hotel offers 198 guest rooms and suites. For the ultimate in city escapism, the most fabulous urban day spa with bespoke treatments from around the world, an Amethyst Crystal Steam Room, Sanarium, Vitality Pool and Zen Colour Therapy Relaxation area.

mandarinoriental.com/london

Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Established in 1876 as the first luxury hotel in Thailand, Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok has long been famous for its service, style and elegant colonial grace. With 393 luxuriously appointed rooms and suites, the hotel also has ten restaurants, the atmospheric Bamboo Bar, two outdoor swimming pools, squash and tennis courts, shopping arcades, an excellent Thai Cooking & Cultural School and an exceptional spa offering incredible Ayurvedic treatments.

mandarinoriental.com/bangkok

Masseria San Domenico, Puglia

A boutique 'Masseria' farmhouse located among 60 acres of olive groves, the hotel is set in a historic building dating back to the 14th century used by the Knights of Malta. Family-owned and run, the hotel opened in 1996 as the first luxury 5-star Masseria in the region when Puglia was a little-known destination. Home to two tennis courts and its own 18 hole San Domenico Golf course with views of the Adriatic as well as a Thalassotherapy spa, the hotel is perfect for sports enthusiasts with surrounding picturesque cycling routes through rural Puglia.

masseriasandomenico.com

Palace Merano - Espace Henri Chenot

Located at the foothills of the Italian Dolomites, the award-winning Espace Henri Chenot guides guests on a journey of rediscovery, recovering natural health through harmony between the body and mind, in the luxurious, historic setting of Palace Merano. Wellness and Health expert, Henri Chenot, is known for his results driven method, alongside his ground-breaking theories on healthy living, offering programmes that focus on a series of Western and Chinese therapies and a tasty dietetic cuisine.

palace.it

San Luis, Merano

San Luis spa seek to offer guests laid-back luxury treatments, including personalised fitness sessions, massages with essential oils and compresses created from local herbs. The breath-taking double height spa with floor-to-ceiling windows is home to an inside-outside pool, and a cosy open fire, giving guests the chance to renew and restore their wellbeing in an organic environment.

sanluis-hotel.com

Schloss Elmau, Germany Leading health PR and communications agency in London, travel and wellness
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Schloss Elmau, Germany

A sanctuary, framed by dramatic peaks, whispering forests and rushing streams, Schloss Elmau is a spa retreat & cultural hideaway, a family escape & romantic haven. A place to experience unbeatable music, literature & poetry, to feast on outstanding food & service – to relax, breathe deep and discover.

schloss-elmau.de

Verdura Resort, Sicily

Sicilian tradition and Kneipp’s five pillars of water, plants, exercise, nutrition and balance form the philosophy of this beautiful Spa. Four outdoor thalassotherapy pools with panoramic views over the beautiful landscape are one of the core components, whilst tranquillity and serenity reign supreme amidst the elegant pavilions. Finnish and infrared saunas, a double height steam room, a 20-metre indoor swimming pool, state-of-the-art gym and fitness and yoga studio mean time for complete relaxation and restoring balance and energy. Therapies an...

roccofortehotels.com/sicily

SOUKYA, India

Restore the natural balance of your mind, body and spirit at SOUKYA Holistic Health Centre in Bangalore, India. Set in 30-acres of lush botanical gardens, SOUKYA is renowned for Ayurveda healing and the vision of one of India's leading holistic health practitioners Dr Mathai. Described by Deepak Chopra as "one of the most brilliant doctors in the world today", Dr Issac Mathai and his wife, a nutritional therapist, offer several bespoke programmes that combine a modern medical approach with ancient curative techniques and natural therapies.

soukya.com

Tschuggen Bergoase Spa, Arosa

The glass "sails" symbolise fir trees and are illuminated every evening to add to the romantic atmosphere in the Swiss mountains. An exceptional hotel with top-class infrastructure and some unforgettable events: Enjoy your own ski slope at the famous Private Mountain weekend, learn from the best chefs at the Tschuggen Gourmet Tour or simply relax at the unique Bergoase Spa. Star architect Mario Botta has created a 5000m2 paradise for all senses, a place of wellbeing and inner peace. Wellness in the heart of the mountain.

tschuggen.ch/spa