If your perfect holiday consists of copious amounts of relaxation, punctuated by the occasional cocktail, then we’ve got just the thing for you.
Our list of the best holiday destinations for a spa break will inspire your next getaway, whether your ideal location is set in the heart of a busy city or on the shores of a beautiful beach resort.
With its endless museums, art galleries and monuments on offer, a city break to Berlin is perfect for culture vultures and history enthusiasts. However, after a day spent trekking, no one could blame you for wanting a little rest and relaxation.
There are many spa hotels in Berlin to choose from, specialising in their own therapeutic treatments.
Our favourite spa hotel: Adlon Kempinski Hotel
Thailand is a country of extremes. It’s both frantic and relaxing, with loud markets giving way to resplendent beaches; in fact, there’s nowhere quite like it! And with its iconic scenery, it’s also the ideal destination for a spa holiday. After all, what could be more perfect than enjoying a massage whilst looking out to sea?
Our favourite spa hotel: Kamalaya, Koh Samui
Whether your ideal holiday consists of scaling skyscrapers, lounging on the beach or indulging in a little retail therapy, Dubai has it all.
Luxury is the name of the game in this one of a kind destination, with some of the world’s most iconic hotels situated here. Therefore, it’s no surprise that when it comes to spa breaks, Dubai is at the top of its game.
Our favourite spa hotel: Atlantis The Palm
If you don’t fancy hopping on a plane to find your zen, how about a train into London? The city is home to countless spas, providing a respite from the hustle and bustle.
We recommend staying somewhere central – perhaps the West End – where you can enjoy all the madness London has to offer, before retiring to your spa for a well earned break.
Our favourite spa hotel: W London Hotel
Sizzling all year long, Cyprus is a gem in the Mediterranean, and perfect for a relaxing getaway. Whether you’re in need of winding down after a night spent in the lively Ayia Napa or you just fancy treating yourself, Cyprus has plenty of spa hotels at its disposal. Just take your pick.
Our favourite spa hotel: Amathus Beach Hotel