Finding it difficult to relax and switch off this summer? There’s nothing that can fix that quite like a good trip to the spa. Whether you’re headed for a much-needed holiday or are looking for a way to elevate your summer at home, we picked five of the best spas in the world that will make you feel brand new…
1. Cliveden House – Berkshire, UK
Located in a garden of roses and lavender, the spa at Cliveden House is the ultimate oasis. Wind down with a treatment of your choice, enjoy a healthy lunch at the spa’s café and take a dip in the hot tub, indoor or outdoor pool to make the most of this all-around relaxing experience. Meghan Markle stayed at Cliveden before her wedding, so that should be enough to convince you…
2. The Setai Miami Beach – Florida, USA
The treatments at the Setai Miami Beach were inspired by the Japanese tea ceremony ritual, curated from four types of tea: red, white, green and black. Four private spa suites with ocean and pool views and a private bath and steam room increase the wow-factor of this experience in a breathtaking location.
3. The Mulia – Bali, Indonesia
The Mulia is home to one of the largest spas in Bali, that was already attracted the likes of Millie Bobby Brown, Lupita Nyong’o and Ashley Graham. Alongside Asia Pacific’s first ice room it offers a private bay beach and cabanas, nine international restaurant and bars and a butler service. The latest treatment to try is the Chroma Detox, a fusion of chromotherapy, aromatherapy, detoxifying treatments and hydrotherapy.
4. Adare Manor – Limerick, Ireland
UK and Ireland’s only La Mer Spa is surrounded by the 840 acres of lush greenery of Adare Manor, which is the exact size of NYC’s Central Park. After each treatment at the spa, guests are recommended to participate in Adare Manor Spa’s eco psychology mindful walk through the fairytale-inspired forest. Make sure you try the new ‘Awaken your Misneach’ treatment, a highly specialised massage using seven mythical Celtic Ogham Stones.
5. Twin Farms – Barnard, Vermont USA
This recently re-launched spa, offers guests the ultimate indulgence of relaxation while being pampered in the salon or in one of two treatment rooms in The Bridge House Spa. Twin Farms’ spa uses local all natural and organic ingredients to celebrate the essence of simplicity that Vermont offers, featuring glass brick steam rooms and seasonal treatments.