As we reach the summer months it is important to relax and reflect on the year so far. With such busy working lives and demanding personal agendas, it can often be hard to find time for yourself. The fine art of relaxation is a craft that has been mastered by ESPA for over twenty-five years. An unparalleled leader of innovations and practices, the brand continues to pioneer treatments the world over. With spas and facilities in over fifty countries, here are the best.
ESPA Spa, Radisson Blu – Riga
Located in one of Eastern Europe’s key trading ports, this ESPA spa draws inspiration from its Baltic surroundings, melding eastern traditions with classical relaxation techniques. A spa of breath-taking beauty, the building draws influence from the opposing elements, the dark, heavy colouring inspiring warmth and wellness.
Mind and body are revitalised with treatments from ESPA’s thermal suite and roof-top, open-air Vitality pool. We recommend the under-water massage.
ESPA Life at Corinthia – London
Offering a holistic approach to wellbeing, ESPA Life at the Corinithia Hotel is the capital’s largest urban spa. The brand’s flagship treatment centre is located in an iconic space of beauty. Spread over four floors with seventeen treatment rooms, ESPA Life integrates holistic wellness with a luxury experience.
Previously, the spa has launched its first neuroscientist-in-residence programme with Dr Tara Swart, a leadership coach and senior lecturer at MIT in the US. Combined with the latest Brain Power packages, the brand is innovating the world of wellness.
One&Only Spa, One&Only Reethi Rah – The Maldives
Sun, sea and sand, the Spa by ESPA at the One&Only Reethi Rah incarnates pure relaxation. Situated within the Maldive archipelago, treatments take inspiration from traditional Ayurvedic practices and South Asian customs. Using ancient therapies, combined with modern techniques, treatments are designed to release tensions and promote natural healing. Restoration of the body and mind to a natural state of harmony is at the centre of all treatments.
Facilities include swirling vitality pools, crystal steam rooms and saunas, with ice fountains and tropical showers to refresh and restore.
ESPA at Resorts World Sentosa – Singapore
Asia’s flagship ESPA spa, the spa at Resorts World Sentosa is a true oasis of tranquility. This 10,000 square metre relaxation resort features Singapore’s first authentic Turkish Hammam, alongside Vitality Pools, Forest Onsen-style Pools, Rock Saunas and Crystal Steam Rooms.
ESPA at Yas Viceroy Hotel – Abu Dhabi
A sanctuary of award-winning rejuvenation awaits you at the ESPA spa in Abu Dhabi. A classic of the ESPA repertoire, the area’s renowned relaxation practices are blended with the brand’s innovative techniques to create a package of pure tranquillity.
With a massive nine treatment rooms, relaxation lounge and Presidential suite, complete with private Hamman, steam room, and rain shower ESPA at the Yas Viceroy Hotel is perhaps the most impressive spa on our list.