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One&Only Resorts Scoops Three Spa Awards

Three One&Only Resorts were highly acclaimed at the 2005 Condé Nast Traveller UK Readers’ Spa Awards recently held in London.Winner, Best Overseas Hotel Spa, Africa, Middle East & Indian Ocean - Givenchy Spa at One&Only Le Saint Géran, Mauritius

Runner-up, Best Hotel Spa, Americas & Caribbean - One&Only Spa at One&Only Palmilla,
Los Cabos, Mexico

Runner-up, Best Overseas Urban Day Spa - Givenchy Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

The Givenchy Spa at One&Only Le Saint Géran, Mauritius was awarded Best Hotel Spa, Africa, Middle East & Indian Ocean. The spa, which provides over 2,300 square metres of sheer indulgence, was also placed in third position in the World’s Top 25 Spas.Ê The spa is a discreet sanctuary where mind and body are relaxed and soothed by dedicated and professional staff in two wings with eight treatment rooms. From a simple sauna session to full hydrotherapy, reflexology and massage, the Givenchy Spa at One&Only Le Saint Géran has it all.

One&Only Spa at the idyllic One&Only Palmilla is runner-up for Best Hotel Spa in the Americas and Caribbean. Six single villas are designed for individual treatments, and the Palmilla Villa is reserved for the most indulgent experiences, including a dry float bed for wraps and treatments. The One&Only Spa provides a rejuvenating haven within its 13 private treatment villas, making One&Only Palmilla the perfect destination for guests who enjoy being pampered.


The exclusive Givenchy Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai took home the runner-up award for Best Overseas Urban Day Spa. Situated within the Health & Beauty Institute at the Residence & Spa—one of the three distinct properties that make up One&Only Royal Mirage—the Givenchy Spa features 12 private treatment rooms and a peaceful resting area with an organic juice bar, as well as an exclusive Givenchy boutique. In addition, an authentic Oriental Hammam with a contemporary feel stands at the heart of this luxurious spa with traditional heated marble massage table, two steam rooms, two Jacuzzi’s, two private massage rooms, a resting area, plunge shower and whirlpool.


Other spas in the One&Only collection include Veyoge Spa at One&Only Kanuhura, Maldives, which was also highly acclaimed at the 2005 Condé ÊNast Readers’ Spa Awards, the One&Only Spa at One&Only Ocean Club, Bahamas and the Givenchy Spa at One&Only Le Touessrok, Mauritius.


Coming soon to the Maldives is the chic and spectacular island resort, One&Only Reethi Rah, opening in May 2005. Guests will be able to indulge in highly personalised treatments at the resort’s One&Only Spa by ESPA, which will offer a fresh approach to healing traditions in the Maldives.Ê Located on a secluded part of the resort, the spa is beautifully set on an 18,000 square metre site. Beyond being the ultimate destination resort, One&Only Reethi Rah is set to exceed all expectations and new standards for luxury resorts to come.Ê