Surely there’s no better feeling than walking into a luxury spa, knowing you are about to be whisked away to a place of true relaxation. The feeling of your entire body unwinding, the sense of tranquility and peace you experience as you enjoy spa treatments and massages. When your spa is within your hotel it’s even better – you don’t need to go far to enjoy these relaxing benefits. Phuket has long been a destination for luxury spa experiences. Phuket hotels are renowned for their spa facilities and many Phuket resorts offer the full-service spa treatment. It can be difficult to know which resort to choose. Here are a few to get you inspired and in the mood for a little pampering.
1) Mövenpick Resort
This Karon Beach resort in Phuket has a well-equipped spa with all the treatment choices you could ask for. Pamper yourself with a facial, or a detoxifying body wrap. Have a massage in luxurious surroundings or wake yourself up with an exfoliating treatment. The Movenpick has long been associated with luxury spa glamour. You can be sure to find tranquility, class, and decadent surroundings at this Phuket spa hotel. More about Mövenpick…
2) Anantara Phuket Villas
One of the premier spa resorts on the island, Anantara Phuket Villas provides guests with a superior spa experience – full of the scents of Thailand and the signature massages and treatments that Thailand is famous for. Expert therapists are on hand to provide you with all you need in terms of beauty and wellness treatments. The resort is a luxurious escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life, and this is an ideal place to book a honeymoon. Read more…
3) Banyan Tree Phuket
If you are looking for a well-designed, authentic Thai spa with attention to detail, give the Banyan Tree Phuket Resort a try. The internationally-acclaimed spa chain offers spa treatments inspired by Asian traditions, and the spa is set within a tropical garden with royal Thai-style salsa to provide that luxurious atmosphere and touch of class. Read more about Banyan Tree.
4) JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa
The Mandara spa at the Phuket JW Marriott resort is one of the best on the island and you are sure to be impressed if you stay for a few days here. There are a total of 16 private treatment suites – double for couples or friends – and a complete beauty parlor for treatments. The suites are stylishly designed and offer plenty of natural light. The facilities include cascade showers and pools. A full variety of spa treatments is on offer at this luxury Phuket hotel. Go to Marriott!
5) Serenity Resort & Residences Phuket
A Rawai resort, the Serenity prides itself on offering a full-service spa experience and a range of different treatments and massages. Try the Serenity if you are looking for luxury on an affordable budget.
6) Trisara Phuket Villas & Residences
This luxury resort is located on a hillside overlooking the ocean, providing an unforgettable setting for your spa vacation. With six treatment suites and a range of other facilities including yoga studios and healthy-eating restaurants, this is a full-service resort dedicated to relaxation and tranquility. The Trisara resort is a popular place for honeymooning couples as well as those looking for a special retreat.
7) Mangosteen Resort & Ayurveda Spa
Located at Rawai, the Mangosteen Resort and Spa in Phuket offers luxury spa experiences from a secluded, romantic hillside setting. With views across the ocean and the mountains, this is a truly lovely location for a little pampering. The spa is excellent, too. The spa is an Ayurveda facility and there is an Ayurveda doctor on site to provide advice and guidance. The treatments are of good quality and the general facilities in the resort are luxurious and provide for a completely relaxing vacation.
8) Chandara Resort & Spa
Located on the east coast of the island, this is a peaceful alternative to the larger spa resorts on the west coast. The Chandara Spa boasts a total of eight treatment rooms, a health bar for fresh eating, and a variety of luxury suites and rooms.
9) Twinpalms Phuket
Located at Surin Beach, Twinpalms is a stylish addition to the Phuket spa scene. This chic resort is popular with couples and groups of friends, and the spa is a well-designed and relaxing place to spend some time unwinding and relaxing. Treatments include Swedish massages, Thai massage, and detox body wraps.
10) Katathani Phuket Beach Resort
This Kata Beach favorite is situated right on the sands of Kata Noi and the Tew Son spa is a garden-set facility that offers pure relaxation. The spa treatments are a blend of traditional Thai-inspired massages and treatments alongside modern spa products and techniques. If you want the best of both worlds, the Katathani is a good choice.
11) Mom Tri’s Villa Royale
Another Kata Beach place, Mom Tri’s is a boutique resort with excellent spa facilities. Overlooking Kata Noi beach, this resort is decorated in an authentic Thai style and the spa has all you need to spend a few hours of blissful relaxation.
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