Spa hotels are often marketed towards couples, but there is certainly no reason why you cannot enjoy a spa break or a spa holiday alone. We at Sanctuary Spa holidays have hand-picked top 6 Single Friendly Spa Holiday destinations especially for single travellers and each one offer no end of peace and calm.
There are many luxury spa resorts where sun loungers are lined up in pairs and going to the wrong resort could make solo traveller feel suicidal and less young. Below are our Top 6 Single Friendly Spa resorts which pride as single friendly and most have single luxury rooms so you don’t have to pay pesky supplement and with limited room in all, the resort won’t crowd those staying alone.
Boutique single friendly spa retreats have single focussed events which include yoga activities, nature walks, and sports tournaments or have sharing table where solo travellers meet to eat meals or share their experiences to avoid the odd one out feeling.
The Nira Spa at Shanti Maurice helps you explore your innermost self, with emphasis on the connection between mind, body and spirit. Shanti Maurice offers a selection of packages that have been vigilantly created with treatments positioned in sequence to gain the maximum personal outcome to your mind, body and soul. With reduced single supplement, variety of water sports, complimentary group tennis initiation and various complimentary sessions to include Ayurveda lecture, Fitness sessions, Meditation, Well-being programmes with visiting masters and Yoga and Pranayama sessions, Shanti Maurice is an ideal destination for single spa holiday traveller.
Award winning and renowned as a beach holiday of health and wellness, The BodyHoliday, LeSport has 29 single rooms that carry no supplement, and even has a special solos programme in September, giving single travellers added value activities. On top of the usual (which includes a personalised schedule of daily spa treatments, all water sports and land sports including tuition and all holistic classes), single guests can also attend master classes, sports tournaments and a sunset cruise.
Winner of ‘Most Life Changing Spa’ award at the Tatler Spa Awards 2013, Longevity Wellness Resort in Monchique, Portugal is single friendly and receives many guest who come on their own to detoxify, relax and pamper, as well as for structured wellness programs – including weight management, stress reduction, executive wellness, group wellness retreats and group fitness boot camps. Depending on the guest preference one can enjoy much needed solitude, or given Longevity’s relaxing ambiance, develop friendships naturally and spontaneously with other guests.
Winner of ‘Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2012?,Manaltheeram- Ayurveda Beach Village, Kerala gives single travellers an opportunity to indulge in the pure joy of relaxation and retreat to the cuddling arm of nature. Built directly on the beautiful sandy beach of Kovalam beach, the resort caters well to the single spa holiday traveller. We recommend a 14 nights Rejuvenation Therapy/Body Purification Therapy, this is recommended by Ayurveda physicians and also by our customers who liked longer stay than the original week they had booked.
Winner of the SpaFinder Wellness Readers Choice Country Award as ‘Favourite Spa in Thailand’ for the third time this year since the wards were launched, Kamalaya Koh Samui, the facilities and services at Kamalaya are designed for single spa holiday seekers who seek the time, place and expertise to improve their wellbeing. Kamalaya is an ideal place to come alone, with so many guests who are visiting on their own and they find the relaxed, informal and friendly environment safe and comfortable. Kamalaya Koh Samui also has Community Table for guests who would like company during dinner, and this is a great way to connect with other guests.
Although a family resort, Aphrodite Hills Resort is very popular among single travellers as it combines the Greco- Roman award – winning Retreat Spa, an 18 hole championship golf course plus golf academy, tennis and multi-surface courts with Tennis Academy, an exclusive beach club and variety of bars and restaurants offering a wide selection of international cuisine. The Retreat Spa is located on an elevated part of the resort above the Mediterranean Sea set away from the crowd and provides the ultimate in top -to-toe pampering for the mind, body and soul.