There are so many outstanding Spas’ in Bali; here is the ultimate guide to finding the relaxation and pampering indulgence experience you’re seeking.
KARMA SPA AT KARMA KANDARA
One of the few spas in Bali offering postcard perfect elevated views over the Indian ocean. Karma Spa consists of sublime rustic-luxe huts and an Infrared Detox Sauna set seductively into ragged limestone cliffs. Long revered for their therapeutic massages and celebrity Oxygen Facials, their team of anatomy-trained bodyworkers now integrate healing reiki into all their GMO-free treatments – lifting this spa to an even higher vibration.
This Alice-in-wonderland spa set inside the new Double Six Hotel offers something unique for spa-goers. Comprising two spacious wellness floors of curved spaces, a yoga room, wet area and a fitness center. The highpoint is the fun-park style detox Vitality Hydro Trail that consists of a journey through seven alternative hot and cold experiences, the first of its kind on the island.
THE SPA AT SENTOSA
Need a spiritual coaching session after your massage? Why not enhance your juice cleanse with a Vitamin IV infusion shot? Set in one of Seminyak best boutique hotels, this is one of the few spas in Bali that embraces the full spectrum of wellness. The menu comprises of beauty, holistic wellness, juice cleanses medical spa and fitness, the ideal mix for a healthy getaway.
THE HEALING VILLAGE SPA AT FOUR SEASONS, JIMBARAN BAY
With night fire yoga, Balinese cleansing ceremonies and kundalini crystal healing, there’s nothing cliché about this beachside garden spa set in one of Bali’s most established resorts. However, proving that natural and anti-aging is no longer an oxymoron, they have also launched the ‘Pure TDA Facial’, a machine-based facial that combines supercharged bio-active ingredients – with lasting results.
SPA ALILA AT ALILA SOORI
Architecturally, one of the sexiest spas on the island – a modernist sanctuary made from local charcoal volcanic stone, facilities include heated terrazzo beds, sunken baths and rain showers. Distinctive Asian therapies are delivered by their team of intuitive therapists in dim-lit sultry treatment rooms. The highlight? The Alila branded take-home collection of natural His and Hers products.
THE BVLGARI SPA
Entrance through the stunning Joglo house provides a memorable start to your spa journey at this breezy cliff-top location Give your being over to ESPA trained therapists and surrender to Balinese wellness, anti-aging facials and cleansing rituals. Feeling indulgent? Book your treatment in one of the Spa Pavilions featuring outdoor showers, plunge pool and steam.
ROYAL KIRANA SPA
Undeniably one of the most exquisitely designed in South East Asia, this day spa comprises of several double-story spa villas all overlooking a jungly Ayung river. Book a royal treatment here with loved ones and relax afterwards in an open-air spa lounge and garden featuring a rock swimming pool with bales, herbal mist sauna, steam and Jacuzzi – why not linger all day.
THE BREEZES BALI RESORT AND SPA
Designed with a sensual Asian aesthetic, charming lily ponds and soothing streams foster relaxation and rejuvenation. Choose from an indulgent variety of authentic Balinese treatments using hand-made botanical creams, scrubs and masks. Contemporary manicures and pedicures offer the latest hues from Revlon and OPI. The Spa offers guests a refreshing timeout, delicate beautification, and indefinitely, a calm to be remembered.
Soak your soul in a flower bath overlooking the rainforest at this lush riverside spa in Ubud. The menu offers a blend of locally crafted therapies and European facials and more recently they have added a yoga pavilion to their wellness offerings. However it’s the nearby River Café offering conscious cuisine and cold pressed juices that has us yearning for more
With one of the world’s largest seawater therapy pools as its centerpiece, this luxury spa offers more rejuvenating ways to heal and cure than your average massage. Experiences include underwater massages and aqua exercise classes as well as a variety of Balinese wellness, detox and slimming treatments – plus the destination Spa on the Rocks where high-calibre facials are delivered.