There is nothing like springtime to recharge, whether heading to the beach, mountains, or countryside, even if just an hour’s drive.
As spring approaches, luxury pampering involves relaxing, rejuvenating, and enjoying activities. Upscale accommodations include villas, overwater bungalows, or boutique hotels with spas and fitness centers. Some also offer gourmet cuisine classes, wine tastings, cocktail classes, and wellness activities such as yoga, meditation, or massage. Luxury pampering in spring should allow guests to enjoy the beauty and tranquility in a serene oasis.
Now is the time to escape to ten of the world’s most opulent spring getaways for ultimate pampering.
10 Bali, Indonesia
Balinese culture, pristine beaches, and serene atmosphere make this island a place of inspiration. There is something for everyone on this gorgeous island, from relaxing on the sandy shores of Seminyak or Uluwatu to exploring the lush rice paddies in Ubud. Besides yoga retreats, Bali is also a great place to relax and find peace. Bali’s beaches are a picture of paradise.
Rare Gem of Bali, where Art meets Wellness:
Mandala Spa Ubud
Prices for one of the Best Spas in Bali start at approx. US $32+ for a 45-minute Swift Remedy massage and approx. US $35+ for a 60-minute Foot Treat pedicure
9 Maui, Hawaii
Maui is a place to visit as soon as possible this spring because this island has everything – dazzling beaches, rocky mountains, and lush tropical forests. Enjoy the natural scenery of this island while relaxing on the shore. Visit Haleakala National Park, drive the Road to Hana, or if feeling energetic, hike in the rugged terrain.
Haleakala National Park is hands down the best spot to view the most artistic sunsets in Maui. Infinity’s horizon is ablaze with purple and orange colors.
Bringing wellness to the islands:
8 Palma De Mallorca, Spain
An early spring visit to Palma de Mallorca is the perfect time to explore its surrounding area, coastline, and adventures in the open air. The Mediterranean Sea may still be chilly, but don’t worry – world-class spas are waiting to be discovered in Palma. Palma de Mallorca is a master at making a body feel loved and cared for!
One thing to know about this Spanish Balearic Island is that Palma is the capital of Mallorca and quite lively! The surrounding areas’ villages are much more relaxing than the city centers.
An exclusive treatment for couples with a private jacuzzi and SPA:
7 Tokyo, Japan
No place celebrates spring like Tokyo. Amidst fragrant cherry trees, guests can enjoy a walk, picnic, and be one with nature.
The best getaways and luxury experiences can also be found in Tokyo, so go ahead and splurge on one of their iconic luxury hotels.
While in Tokyo during spring, try some of the sakura-flavored food and drinks, including a cherry-flavored cake, latte, and Zhuhai – a popular cocktail.
The fresh air wraps guests in a warm blanket as body and mind rest:
6 San Diego, California
One of the sunniest and most refined cities in California is San Diego. There is also a true sanctuary within this city. The Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa has earned a reputation as one of the West’s most prestigious resorts.
Having fresh orange juice delivered to a luxurious casita is the perfect way to start the day. Many amenities are poolside, including the perfect setting for an early morning workout, a refreshing cocktail in a private cabana, or a relaxing afternoon dip beneath the sun.
Boost the spirit, nourish the body, and enrich the mind:
5 Nantucket, Massachusetts
Nantucket is a faraway land that means “a place of peace.” Many under-the-radar stars visit this island off the coast of Cape Cod.
Come stay in the freshly renovated hotel and cottages at White Elephant in 2023. A heated swimming pool, comfortable hammocks by the pool, sunscreen, bottled water, lounge chairs, towels, fresh pastries and coffee, and late-afternoon port and cheese are all available at the Inn.
Invigorating Nature’s Firming Facial:
4 Geneva, Switzerland
Alpine majesty, pristine waters, and the purist mountain air can all be found in Switzerland. An elegant and luxurious hotel in the heart of Geneva, Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva blends a rich sense of history with warm, individual attention.
The Royal Suite eschews the ornate style of Versailles with stunning reinterpretations and tall windows with views of Lake Geneva.
Detoxification with Swiss Alpine Salts:
Spa Mont Blanc
Rejuvenates and regenerates the skin’s surface cells in 30 minutes. CHF 145= $155 US dollars-Prices vary according to the day of the week
3 Silversea Cruises
As a Silversea cruise guest, enjoy unlimited premium wines, spirits, exquisite cuisine, and personalized dining. A butler with champagne welcomes guests. On the pool deck, a towel is waiting. During dinner, an unexpected drink appears.
Silversea Cruises will welcome its Silver Nova in August 2023. Views from all suites will be panoramic.
Get pampered in the saunas and steam rooms, relax with treatments that soothe every muscle, and ensure an up-to-date appearance in the beauty salon.
Experience wellness on a personal level:
2 Maldives Islands
The Maldives is an isolated paradise of beautiful islands, incredible beaches, deep blue lagoons, luxury hotels, and resorts – where the world’s richest and most famous people populate.
Lily Beach Resort and Spa are one of the most stunning resorts in the Maldives. A jacuzzi plunge pool, deluxe amenities, beach accessibility, and magnificent ocean views await guests at this resort.
Going one step further on the opulent scale – check into the Waldorf Astoria. This luxurious hotel is well worth the cost for an unforgettable experience in one of the world’s most scenic locations.
Waldorf Astoria Spa – Relaxation at its best:
Aqua Wellness Centre
Each station in the pool targets a different part of the body. 30/60/120 mins l USD 70/100/180
1 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Why not try the Rittenhouse in Philadelphia for an urban retreat this spring? With The Rittenhouse Renewal Package, enjoy complimentary deluxe bath amenities for an indulgent soak and a complete sleep package with eye masks and soothing sleep spray.
Rittenhouse is a unique blend of history and elegance, modernity and life, and is centrally located.
Get pampered with luxurious spa services, beauty treatments, and a modern fitness center and swimming pool.
Experience the touch:
Warm Bamboo Massage
warmed bamboo sticks are utilized as a therapeutic tool to work deep into the muscle tissue. 75 mins / USD 225