Just imagine, the peace and relaxation you’ll feel as the weight of stress is lifted from your shoulders as you indulge in one of this beautiful Spa days. Here are some of the most luxuriously splendid Spas we’ve found from our visits to Dubai and really recommend them:
Spa Cordon at Sky Garden
The ambiance of this spa is one that will stay with you for a long time. From the moment you step inside, you’ll notice, a calming ylang ylang or lavender aroma calming your nerves. The soft tingle of music will help you forget your worries. You’ve then got an extensive choice of treatments to choose from; manicures, pedicures, facials, massages, body wraps…. You name it, they’ll do it.
Get in touch with Mother Nature at Spa Cordons organic lifestyle facility at Sky Gardens in the Dubai International Financial Centre. Large open windows and free-flowing water sculptures blur the line between indoors and outdoors, creating an ambience of tranquillity.
Across an expansive 328 square-metre space flooded with natural sunlight, you can find peace in relaxation areas, treatment suites, rejuvenating showers, and whirlpools. A must is the Perfect Apothecary Manicure and Pedicure: using all-natural scrubs, masques, and other products. You'll walk out feeling the weight lifted off your shoulders while the added splash of colour brightens your day.
Located Park Avenue PO Box 482091 - Dubai, open from 10am till 10pm.
Talise Ottoman Spa at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Behind vast carved turquoise doors within the luxurious Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Hotel, lies the palatial Talise Ottoman Spa.
Winner of multiple awards including The World Travel Awards "UAE's Leading Spa Resort" in 2014 three years running, “Best Luxury Hotel Spa” in the Luxury Spa Awards and the “Best Spa” category in the Conde Nast Traveller Middle East Readers’ Choice Awards 2013. And recently awarded as “Most Unique Treatment - Snow Room” category in Condé Nast Johansens 2015. Talise Ottoman Spa is an experience like no other.
From the moment you arrive you will experience a spa sensory journey that will instantly, relax, de-stress, or uplift both your body and mind. With 42 treatment rooms, steam rooms, saunas, snow rooms and two thalassotherapy pools, you’ll discover almost limitless ways to treat yourself.
At the heart of this spa, built from marble and exquisitely decorated with dark woods, mosaics and murals, is a spectacular Turkish Hammam. The centuries-old tradition of hammam is based around a philosophy of community. It’s the perfect place to come together, relax and experience true indulgence.
Located at Zabeel Saray Hotel, The Palm Jumeirah, Crescent Road (West) - Dubai . Opening Times: 9.00am till 9.30pm
The Armani Spa at Armani Hotel
A spa environment that reflects the Armani lifestyle and design philosophies, offering beautiful unique spaces and outstanding services for individual treatments, personal fitness, sequential thermal bathing, creative spa cuisine, private and social.
The Armani Spa offers a fully tailored sensory experience to suit the needs of every individual. Simply reserve your desired Spa time and design your personal spa collection, combining unique therapies and services.
Spa therapies have been designed to fulfil different goals. MU quenches a desire for relaxation and stillness; LIBERTA encourages freedom of movement and the release of physical pain, and FLUIDITA enhances vitality, restoring internal balance. All treatments and SPA times may be booked in advance.
Located at Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard - Dubai, Open from Sunday to Saturday 9am to 9pm, 24-hour access to gym for in-house guests and 7am to 10pm for external guests and members.
The Ritz Carlton Dubai Spa at Ritz Carlton Hotel
Among Dubai’s flourishing Marina District, The Ritz-Carlton Spa restores, diminishes, purifies and rejuvenates with a careful mixture of Eastern traditions and European methods. The spa hotel has 12 treatments rooms, separate ladies’ and gentlemen’s relaxation lounges, a welcoming hammam, an outdoor circle pool, hot and cold plummet pools and a fitness centre.
The treatments they offer are also fantastic, ranging from the Rose Petal Ritual where they use damask rose and diamond dust to prepare you for a massage that relieves tension, to a Cleanse Slimmer Ritual that promises to cleanse the body from the inside out and refresh the skin’s surface using a lymphatic massage to eliminate toxins from the body.
Located at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, DIFC, Sheikh Zayed Road , Dubai , open from 9am – 9pm.
Talise Spa at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
Hovering 150 metres above the Arabian Gulf in the prestigious Burj Al Arab, Talise Spa is luxury personified. Using the world’s most luxurious products at this Spa is almost expected due to its location. The great thing about this one is the amount of natural light that seeps through the huge windows of this building.
Spoil yourself at this wonderful spa with anything from body wraps to facials, and rebalance your Chakra. There’s no chance you’ll feel claustrophobic either, with its luxury space over two levels that promises to calm those with even the most hectic lifestyles.
The brands used at this spa include La Prairie, Sundari, and Themae, and it offers separate ladies and gentleman’s sections for privacy. Here you’ll find aqua retreats, infinity pools, jacuzzis and plunge pools. They even have some fitness facilities, including a squash court, aerobics section and resistance training gear.
Located at Jumeirah Al Sufouh 1, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, open from 9.15am till 9.30pm
Unwind and relax in pure luxury when you’re away in Dubai
Let’s face it, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a spa in Dubai – You’ll feel like you’re walking on cloud nine the moment you enter any of these special Spa locations listed above.
Luxury in Dubai is not difficult to find, and the ones on our list are the best of the very best. Whether you want to rebalance your chakra, get a super duper squeaky clean facial, or simply drift off with a hot stone massage, you’ll find the treatment in Dubai.
Dubai is a holiday where you can relax to the maximum, all year around. We all lead hectic and busy lifestyles, so if you are looking for a holiday with a bit of pizazz, relaxation and sunshine, you’ll absolutely adore Dubai!