The Bath Priory has announced it is to open the UK’s first L’Occitane Spa: The Garden Spa by L’Occitane. Opening this month, the new spa will be the only L’Occitane Spa in the UK and will feature exclusive treatments, including bespoke therapies created in partnership with the luxury, Provencal brand.
Kimpton is set to open its first island resort on Grand Cayman. The Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa will feature a luxurious spa with seven treatment rooms with a full array of soothing services in addition to a state-of the-art fitness centre and weekly group fitness classes.
Opening this December, Six Senses Spa Courchevel will offer all local residents, chalet owners, holidaymakers and other skiing enthusiasts a welcome respite after an exhilarating day in the white stuff. Located in the very heart of Courchevel 1850, the spa is a part of Six Senses Residences Courchevel which houses 53 meticulously designed penthouses and apartments.
The Ritz-Carlton, Abama, has introduced the brand’s new global spa concept. The resort launched a brand new spa journey earlier, revealing some of the world’s finest spa treatments, created to exceed the expectations of its increasingly discerning audience. Crafted by spa ambassadors at The Ritz-Carlton, the world’s largest provider of luxury spa services, and incorporating inspired treatments nurturing local island influences, The Ritz-Carlton, Abama will offer an exceptional experience tailored individually to its guests.
World Travel Market London 2016 is again hosting spa specialists in its Wellness Lounge, with 25 partners showcasing their product and – for the first time – a dedicated Wellness Speed Networking session. Following a successful introduction last year, the WTM Wellness Lounge will be open throughout the day on Wednesday, November 9th, EM3050, to maximise connection opportunities between wellness exhibitors and buyers who can talk business in the comfort of a dedicated area.
The Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa in Johannesburg has disclosed details of its new spa. Launching in November, the new 700sqm two-floor Saxon Spa will be an oasis of wellness, taking the guest on a holistic journey incorporating sound, touch and sight. Tipped to be the most luxurious spa in the city, the space will comprise eight new treatment rooms including an all-glass couple’s treatment room, manicure and pedicure areas, hair spa, sleep zone, spa dining area, juice bar, steam room, heated hydro pool, wet treatment zone, hammam centre, heated outdoor plunge pool, sauna and outdoor treatment zone.
There are few things in the world more luxurious than being pampered in paradise. This December, the opening of the new Maldivian island, Hurawalhi, takes this one step further with its Duniye Spa.
Champneys has continued its expansion with the acquisition of Eastwell Manor, Kent. Champneys will operate the historic hotel under the title of Champneys at Eastwell and will provide quality, expert-led health and beauty offerings in line with its other health spa resorts. Eastwell Manor House sits within 3,000 acres with perfectly manicured lawns and beautiful grounds in the heart of the Kent countryside, 30 minutes from St Pancras.
Following the highly acclaimed re-opening of the Lanesborough in 2015, as part of the prestigious Oetker Collection, The Lanesborough Club & Spa will launch in early 2017, marking the next stage of this iconic hotel’s evolution. The Lanesborough Club & Spa will be one of London’s most exclusive private members fitness and health clubs, offering club members and hotel guests access to internationally recognised experts and leaders in the fields of fitness, beauty and wellness.
Six Senses Hotels has confirmed its debut in the United States with the signing of Six Senses New York. A luxury hotel being developed by HFZ Capital Group in New York City, it is situated between Manhattan’s popular High Line and the Hudson River.
Park Hyatt Mallorca is now home to the Serenitas Spa, an exclusive day spa and wellness centre, at the heart of the resort. Taking inspiration from the island’s azure seas, abundant nature, fragrant aromas and Mediterranean breeze, Serenitas Spa draws on Mallorca’s rich history and cultural heritage to offer guests an unforgettable wellbeing experience.
Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives is preparing for the opening of the Royal Residence, set to debut in January 2017. The five-bedroom, six-bathroom retreat will cover 3,500 square metres and include a private beach, two pools, and a private arrival jetty.