Wellness retreats and spa openings for inspiration and hopefully pampering this year.
Since travel seems possible in the not too distant future, we’ve rounded up some fantastic wellness retreats and spa openings for a well-deserved wellness escape this year. From Lou Pinet’s newly launched ‘Face Gym’ special glow Tata Harper treatment to Hillside Beach Club’s Feel Good Week, to nature walks and new spa launches at Wilderness Safaris’ camps, to special offers at The Gainsborough Bath Spa. These are wellness retreats and spa openings to keep an eye on this year.
Hillside Beach Club, Turkey
Feel Good Week- 27th September- 3rd October
Whether you feed your health through food, sport or spa, Hillside Beach Club is a remedy to the soul, body and mind. The idyllic destination offers guests a heavenly combination of private beaches, treetop spa’s and open ocean. With watersports and activities galore, the whole family will return refreshed and invigorated after a sunny escape to Fethiye in Turkey. The Treetop Sanda Spa allows guests to immerse themselves in natures powerful healing and local food from one of Hillside’s three gourmet restaurants will nourish you from the inside out. The Hillside ethos of wellbeing comes to a crux during the hotel’s Feel Good Week, dedicated to finding inner peace through exclusive experiences. Take in a meditative yoga lesson looking out into the turquoise Aegean or atop a dreamy sailing boat during sunset. The packed week offers guests walking routes through the local surroundings, wellbeing workshops, expert nutritional advice and healthy cuisine; all-inclusive doesn’t have to be too self-indulgent! So whether guests are out to achieve zen, or challenge themselves, ‘Heaven on Earth’ can be found at Hillside Beach Club.
Chenot Palace Weggis
Wellness Retreat opened 11th June
The renowned Chenot Group, leaders in the health and wellness sector, has opened l their most advanced wellness retreat yet, Chenot Palace Weggis, designed by Swiss Architect Davide Macullo. With a unique approach to wellbeing where Western and Eastern medicine practises combine to create specialised detox, preventive and regenerative treatments, as well as products that promote beauty, healthy living and protection from premature ageing. As part of the brand’s innovation, Chenot Palace Weggis will also feature new Chenot Rooms with Sleeping Technology where acoustics, light, and bed linen technologies which revert body heat back into energy have been scientifically interwoven with interior design and architecture to create a natural sleeping environment that provides a truly optimised, restful sleep. Undoubtedly, Chenot Palace Weggis will be the most advanced health and wellness facility of Chenot, offering holistic and personalised programmes for detoxing, energising and resetting the body and mind.
Nature Walks and Brand New Spa
Wilderness Safaris offers guests a full spectrum of wellness experiences, where guests can become completely immersed in one of the finest wildernesses on the planet, far from the madding crowd. At Toka Leya, guests can take a guided nature walk in close proximity to the camp, learn about how Wilderness Safaris is restoring the area, and also learn about the medicinal properties of local plants and trees. If guests want to build up a sweat, camps such as Mombo and Vumbura Plains have long walkways which are conducive to fast-paced daytime walks (without a guide), where guests can enjoy the trees and wildlife along the way. DumaTau and Little DumaTau’s brand new gym and spa is privately nestled between both camps and is a destination on its own, complete with a lap pool and sun loungers for peaceful contemplation of the surrounding wilderness.
Face Gym – Special Glow Treatment by Tata Harper (Reopening 25th June)
Relax and rejuvenate in the French Riviera with pampering treatments from Tata Harper Spa. Experience a unique new wellness treatment at Lou Pinet which is offering a Face Gym treatment to provide guests with a special glow following months in lockdown. The spa therapists at Lou Pinet have been expertly trained in the exclusive Tata Harper techniques to provide a face gym. The therapists will massage the face to release tension, restore original volumes and re-sculpt features with a visible rejuvenating effect. The massage can be described as a natural facelift because of the anti-ageing, toning effect. The pressure stimulates exchanges in the epidermis, boosts collagen production and blood circulation, encouraging the elimination of toxins for a radiant complexion. This exciting new treatment is designed as a true facial yoga session is divinely soothing. Stay at Lou Pinet and experience Tata Harper’s face gym, a relaxing glow ritual to adopt morning and night to optimise the results.
Nightly rates at Hotel Lou Pinet start from 430 Euros on a bed & breakfast basis. For reservations and information visit www.loupinet.com email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +33 4 94 97 04 37
The Gainsborough Bath Spa
New Yoga classes from 4th July
Wellness retreats and spa openings include one of the first world-class spas to open in the UK setting the bar in Britain’s wellness world, YTL Hotels’ The Gainsborough Bath Spa is the only hotel in the country to offer its visitors the opportunity to experience Bath’s natural thermal waters. Standing as a modern icon of luxury wellness, the hotel is the ideal place to escape with peace of mind. The Gainsborough Bath Spa looks forward to welcoming back guests from Saturday 4th July and is doing so with a series of offers, one of which allows guests to take the waters in the privacy of their own rooms:
New Yoga classes- held at 10AM every Saturday & Sunday in The Chapel- complimentary for guests £12 for non-guests