16 Jun Top 10 Australian Day Spas
With a growing number of day spas opening up across our beautiful nation, how do we choose which one to invest our time and hard earned money into? Well, to help you out we have selected what we feel are the top 10 day spas Australia wide. All you need to do now is book an appointment and get ready to relax, unwind and be pampered!
ISIKA DAY SPA AT CROWN – MELBOURNE
Boasting with sheer elegance, ISIKA Day Spa pulls out all of the stops when it comes to blissful relaxation. The spa includes an infinity swimming pool, plunge pool, relaxation deck and gym with vitality pools, steam rooms and 10 treatment rooms. Guests can also choose to stay in one of their very own ISIKA residential rooms which has a private stair case direct to the day spa.
Prices start at: $65.00 www.crownmelbourne.com.au/isika
GWINGANNA HEALTH RETREAT – TALLEBUDGERA QUEENSLAND
Not just a day spa but a lifestyle and relaxation retreat. Combining organic living, spa, movement and relaxation with delicious organic food and wellness seminars. You have the ability to book fully inclusive packages from two to seven days for the ultimate getaway. Gwinganna is a drug, alcohol and caffeine free zone to really give your body the full benefits of health, wellness and relaxation all provided in a cocoon from external distractions and stress. TOTAL BODY BLISS!
Prices start at: $110.00 www.gwinganna.com
CHI , THE SPA SHANGRI-LA HOTEL – SYDNEY
As goes the Shangri-La legend – a place of personal peace, enchantment and well being. All treatments are based on authentic natural healing shared by many Asian cultures while ensuring to include authentic Australian ingredients in all skincare used in your treatments.
Prices start at: $105.00 www.shangri-la.com/sydney/shangrila/health-leisure
EMIRATES ONE&ONLY RESORT & SPA WOLGAN VALLEY – BLUE MOUNTAINS NSW
With tranquil views of the famous Blue Mountains, the moment you step foot into this retreat will absolutely take your breathe away. Using Australian made and owned skincare and giving you the ultimate gift of relaxation and pure Australian environment, This truly is the ultimate place to relax and unwind.
Prices start at: $100.00 www.oneandonlyresorts.com
GAIA RETREAT & SPA – BYRON BAY NSW
Founded in 2005, Gregg Cave, Ruth Kalnin, Olivia Newton-John and Warwick Evans opened up our eyes to the beautiful and serene GAIA Retreat & Spa. GAIA is a place to restore, renew and rebalance yourself all while taking in the gorgeous surroundings of what Byron Bay has to offer. Both spa treatments and packages are available where you can enjoy a up to 4.5 hours of total relaxation.
Prices start at: $125.00 www.gaiaretreat.com.au
PENINSULA HOT SPRINGS – MORNINGTON PENINSULA VICTORIA
Founded in 1997, inspired by tranquil Japanese hot springs and located in the heart of the Mornington Peninsula, this place is a must visit for everyone. The hot geothermal water is home to one of Victoria’s most relaxing and picturesque environments. A place where you can not only receive some of the best massage treatments from highly trained therapists but wine and dine and bathe in comfort and beautiful surrounds. You can also go the extra mile for mind, body and spirit and book private indoor or outdoor bathing.
Prices start at: $135.00 Bathing starts at: $35.00 for an adult. www.peninsulahotsprings.com
HEALING WATERS SPA AT SILKY OAKS LODGE – PORT DOUGLAS QUEENSLAND
Nestled in the Daintree Rainforest, the Healing Waters Spa is located in an area that resonates with ancient ceremonies and whispers of sacred healing. The spa uses 100% chemical free Sodashi skincare for the ultimate in full body wellness while offering you a full range of customised body treatments.
Prices start at: $40.00. www.silkyoakslodge.com.au
ENDOTA SPA RUNDLE MALL – ADELAIDE SOUTH AUSTRALIA
endota spa Adelaide CBD is South Australia’s original endota spa. One of endota’s philosophies which we admire is “The freedom to step out of the real world for a time, and into one where the only person that matters is you”. As soon as you step into any endota spa across Australia you are automatically taken on a sensory journey. Treatments range from head and shoulder massages, to full body pampering experiences. Their Australian made and owned line of skincare uses only the best Australian organic ingredients that your skin will soak up and enjoy.
Prices start at: $65.00. www.endotaspa.com.au
SOUTHERN SPA SOUTHERN OCEAN LODGE – KANGAROO ISLAND SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Situated high on a clifftop overlooking the Southern Ocean is where you begin your journey at The Southern Spa. What we love the most is that each Southern Spa journey starts with a traditional indigenous ritual of a foot soak and smoking ceremony to clear the past and bring both mind and spirit into the present. It is a truly sensual journey to calm and relax the mind and body together. Treatments are performed using L’Tya skincare – ancient aesthetics of the Australian earth and spirit. All packages are tailored to your individual needs allowing you to feel comfortably relaxed and truly looked after.
Prices start at: $180.00. www.southernoceanlodge.com.au
BOTANICA DAY SPA THE RIALTO – MELBOURNE
The Rialto, the grandest heritage hotel that Melbourne has to offer is home to the stunning Botanica Day Spa. For those of us that are time poor and looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Botanica in the heart of the CBD is just what the doctor ordered. Offering a range of tailored treatments for both Men and Women and even offering a double treatment room for loved up couples wanting some time out together.
Prices start at: $80.00. www.botanicadayspa.com.au