Written by Dee on 29/10/12, filed under General News | No Comments
Sanctuary Spa Holidays is thrilled to offer four handpicked spa destinations to make your winter memorable. Escape the British winter and relax in resorts around the world that will renew, rejuvinate and reenergise you.
Aphrodite Hills Resort & Spa, Paphos, Cyprus
Situated just outside Paphos, this haven of calm and tranquility offers treatments including Greco-Roman detoxifying sessions and was declared “Best Spa in Europe” at the 2008 Professional Beauty Awards
Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions, Sri Lanka
This health resort is purpose built in the town of Negombo on the west coast of Sri Lanka famed for its palm fringed beaches and quaint fishing villages. Jetwing Aryuveda Pavilions offers holistic treatments including Yoga, meditation and music therapy complemented by Ayurvedic cuisine.
Kempinski Hotel & Spa, Gozo, Malta
Just south of Sicily lies the Island of Gozo. With natural limestone and a palette of Mediterranean colours, the Kempinski Hotel & Spa has the ideal surroundings to relax the mind and body and offers a variety of treatments including Ayurveda, Balneo baths and Vichy Water showers
One&Only The Palm, Dubai
Located on the peninsula of the world’s most spectcular landscapes, Palm Dubai, One&Only The Palm offers an exclusive and secluded enclave of impeccable style. The resort invites guests to experience a tranquil yet vibrant island-feel getaway just moments from the energy and excitement of New Dubai
Call us now to check the availability of these amazing resorts and book on 0870 243 1972. For any other questions, please speak to one of our wellness consultant on 0870 243 1972 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Written by Dee on 25/10/12, filed under General News | No Comments
Spa hotels are often marketed towards couples, but there is certainly no reason why you cannot enjoy a spa break or a spa holiday alone. We at Sanctuary Spa holidays have hand-picked top 6 Single Friendly Spa Holidays destinations especially for single travellers and each one offer no end of peace and calm.
There are many luxury spa resorts where sun loungers are lined up in pairs and going to the wrong resort could make solo traveller feel suicidal and less young. Below are our Top 6 Single Friendly Spa resorts which pride as single friendly and most have single luxury rooms so you don’t have to pay pesky supplement and with limited room in all, the resort won’t crowd those staying alone.
Boutique single friendly spa retreats have single focussed events which include yoga activities, nature walks, and sports tournaments or have sharing table where solo travellers meet to eat meals or share their experiences to avoid the odd one out feeling.
Shanti Maurice A Nira Resort, Maurice
The Nira Spa at Shanti Maurice helps you explore your innermost self, with emphasis on the connection between mind, body and spirit. Shanti Maurice offers a selection of packages that have been vigilantly created with treatments positioned in sequence to gain the maximum personal outcome to your mind, body and soul. With reduced single supplement, variety of water sports, complimentary group tennis initiation and various complimentary sessions to include Ayurveda lecture, Fitness sessions, Meditation, Well-being programmes with visiting masters and Yoga and Pranayama sessions, Shanti Maurice is an ideal destination for single spa holiday traveller.
The BodyHoliday, St Lucia
Award winning and renowned as a beach holiday of health and wellness, The BodyHoliday, LeSport has 29 single rooms that carry no supplement, and even has a special solos programme in September, giving single travellers added value activities. On top of the usual (which includes a personalised schedule of daily spa treatments, all water sports and land sports including tuition and all holistic classes), single guests can also attend master classes, sports tournaments and a sunset cruise.
Longevity Wellness Resort Monchique, Portugal
Winner of ‘Most Life Changing Spa’ award at the Tatler Spa Awards 2013, Longevity Wellness Resort in Monchique, Portugal is single friendly and receives many guest who come on their own to detoxify, relax and pamper, as well as for structured wellness programs – including weight management, stress reduction, executive wellness, group wellness retreats and group fitness boot camps. Depending on the guest preference one can enjoy much needed solitude, or given Longevity’s relaxing ambiance, develop friendships naturally and spontaneously with other guests.
Manaltheeram Ayurveda Beach Village, Kovalam, India
Winner of ‘Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2012′,Manaltheeram- Ayurveda Beach Village, Kerala gives single travellers an opportunity to indulge in the pure joy of relaxation and retreat to the cuddling arm of nature. Built directly on the beautiful sandy beach of Kovalam beach, the resort caters well to the single spa holiday traveller. We recommend a 14 nights Rejuvenation Therapy/Body Purification Therapy, this is recommended by Ayurveda physicians and also by our customers who liked longer stay than the original week they had booked.
Kamalaya Koh Samui, Thailand
Winner of the SpaFinder Wellness Readers Choice Country Award as ‘Favourite Spa in Thailand’ for the third time this year since the wards were launched, Kamalaya Koh Samui, the facilities and services at Kamalaya are designed for single spa holiday seekers who seek the time, place and expertise to improve their wellbeing. Kamalaya is an ideal place to come alone, with so many guests who are visiting on their own and they find the relaxed, informal and friendly environment safe and comfortable. Kamalaya Koh Samui also has Community Table for guests who would like company during dinner, and this is a great way to connect with other guests.
Aphrodite Hills Intercontinental Hotel, Paphos, Cyprus
Although a family resort, Aphrodite Hills Resort is very popular among single travellers as it combines the Greco- Roman award – winning Retreat Spa, an 18 hole championship golf course plus golf academy, tennis and multi-surface courts with Tennis Academy, an exclusive beach club and variety of bars and restaurants offering a wide selection of international cuisine. The Retreat Spa is located on an elevated part of the resort above the Mediterranean Sea set away from the crowd and provides the ultimate in top -to-toe pampering for the mind, body and soul.
Written by Dee on 23/10/12, filed under General News, Koh Samui, Thailand | No Comments
For the third time since the awards were launched, Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa, Koh Samui received the 2012 SpaFinder Wellness Readers’ Choice Country Award as “Favourite Spa in Thailand”. Nominated by consumers and travel agents who vote annually in the Readers’ Choice Poll, the SpaFinder Wellness Readers’ Choice awards honour the best-of-class properties from around the globe. Kamalaya was also delighted to be recognized as among the Best Eco-Spa, Best for Accommodations, Best for Weight Loss, and Best for Yoga.
Marc Antoine Cornaz, Managing Director of Kamalaya, Koh Samui commented “We are delighted that Kamalaya is consistently recognized for delivering holistic wellness experiences with commitment, authenticity and depth and we would like to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt gratitude to our guests and supporters for their loyalty, encouragement and help.”
This latest award follows on from Kamalaya’s success earlier this year winning Destination Spa of the Year: Asia & Australasia 2012 at the World Spa Awards in London, in addition to accolades in 2011 including winner of Best Conscious Cuisine at the 2011 Crystal Awards Asia Pacific in Singapore and Spa Retreat of the Year and Spa Cuisine of the Year at the 7th Annual Asia Spa Awards in Hong Kong.
2012 has been a successful year for Kamalaya, continuing to welcome more guests than ever before while launching their 11th wellness program, ‘Sleep Enhancement’. The program addresses sleep issues and imbalances while equipping guests with the tools to continue improving their sleep patterns when they return home.
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa is located amid a lush, tropical landscape on the southern coast of Koh Samui, Thailand. The resort integrates healing practices and treatments from East and West, a beautiful natural environment, inspired healthy cuisine, customised programs and wellness retreats to offer a unique concept in personal wellbeing and holistic lifestyle possibilities.