7 Unique Wellness Spas Around The World

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It’s the end of the long week, you’ve worked hard and you’re tired. You’re dreaming of a far-off destination to slip away to and unwind. If this sounds all too familiar, then you are most definitely due for a designated spa vacation.

Here are the 7 best spas around the world you should plan your next relaxing escape to.

 Photo: @yaanwellness

Photo: @yaanwellness

Yaan WellnessTulum, Mexico

From its luxurious decor to its soothing offerings including yoga, moon Temazcal Ceremonies and more, Yaan Wellness deserves a top spot on this list. For those looking to completely immerse themselves in an energy healing experience, Yaan Wellness has treatments such as herbal and flower baths in copper tubs, purified crystalline water pools and deep muscle relaxation techniques. It was also recently named “Best New Hideaway” in the Condé Nast Traveller Spa Awards 2017.

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Photo: @mo_bangkok

Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Thailand

Another spa to win in the Condé Nast Traveller Spa Awards 2017 is the Mandarin Oriental Bangkok spa for “Most Outstanding City Spa.” With the spa’s delicate outer architecture and sumptuous treatment offerings, the century-old mansion has become a renowned spot for relaxation. Visitors to the spa can enjoy traditional Thai massages, reflexology, specialist facials, and a healthy food menu to enjoy while on property. Packages offered at the spa range from full on beauty pampering to spiritual wellness and exploration.

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Photo: ghtlakecomo

T Spa, Lake Como, Italy

There may not be anything dreamier than overlooking breathtaking Lake Como in a state of pure bliss directly after an indulgent massage. This otherworldly perfection is available at Grand Hotel Tremezzo’s T Spa. The chic and modern spa boasts luxurious anti-aging and anti-stress treatments to rid of all your wrinkles and worries. End the day with a refreshing dip in the infinity pool and watch the sun go down behind the lush Italian hills.

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Photo: @aroharetreats

ARO HĀ Wellness Retreat, Queenstown, New Zealand

Getting back to nature is one of the best things we can do for our bodies, minds and souls. In one of the most nature-centric countries in the world, the ARO HĀ Wellness Retreat allows its visitors to do just that. Set in breathtaking Kiwi landscape, the spa encourages its guests to B.R.E.A.T.H. which stands for “being, relating, eating, activity, toxicity and healing,” creating an all-encompassing, wellness experience.

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Photo: @megojmac

Ste. Anne’s SpaOntario, Canada

Visitors to Ste. Anne’s Spa can expect an incredibly tranquil experience complete with a chic and rustic atmosphere. This Canadian country spa is dedicated to making its guests feel absolutely at home. They encourage laughter and conversation and dedicate themselves to ensuring the utmost comfort for their guests. Being pampered is not just a treat for the patrons of Ste. Anne’s, its a way of life. With packages such as Day Spa Getaway, Overnight Getaway, Yoga Retreat and more, there is something for everyone here.

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Photo: @nastasiaspassport

Waldorf Astoria Spa & Health ClubChicago, Illinois, USA

Modern and chic facilities, top-notch services and an iconic location make this spa one of the best the US has to offer. The spa invites busy city dwellers to unwind and de-stress after a hectic week. From its vast treatment offerings and focus on fitness and health, this urban mecca for relaxation is a  must-try for visitors to Chi-town!

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Photo: @fscaironp

The Spa, Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, Cairo, Egypt

Continuing with breathtaking spas found within iconic hotels, The Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza is the place to visit for those in search of much-needed R&R in bustling Cairo. Enjoy a massage with a view as treatment rooms overlook the famous Nile River.