There is one way to make sure that holiday glow lasts even longer; by treating yourself to a little extra pampering during your trip.
From overwater treatment rooms with dreamy Indian Ocean views to stylish havens beloved by the A-list, at these hotels the spa is the star.
We’ve rounded up our pick of the best luxury hotels with spas, so you can enjoy an even more indulgent break and come home feeling relaxed, refreshed and ready to take on the world.
And when you book with British Airways Holidays you can travel with complete peace of mind. You can reserve with deposits from just £60 per person before paying the balance in as many instalments* as you like.
Every holiday is ATOL-protected and includes 23kg of baggage allowance per person. Plus there’s a 24-hour holiday helpline in case you have any doubts or questions once at your resort – just one of the reasons why 94 per cent of British Airways Holidays customers say they would consider booking with them again.
And with its Customer Promise, British Airways Holidays offers flexibility for your trip, with fee-free cancellation or amendment options* and speedy refunds if your holiday is cancelled.
So where will you go? From Miami to Ibiza and tropical Mauritius to the Maldives, here are the best spa hotels for a luxury holiday in 2022.
The celebrity spa at Fontainebleau Miami Beach
When you stay at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, you’ll not only walk in the footsteps of the A-list, but be pampered like them too
A crown jewel in Fontainebleau’s list of amenities is Lapis Spa where you’ll find poolside chaises, modelled after the hammams of Marrakech
When you stay at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, you’ll not only walk in the footsteps of the A-list, but be pampered like them too.
This vast hotel sits in an exclusive, 22-acre stretch of Miami Beach known as Millionaire’s Row. How exclusive? Fontainebleau once hosted icons like Frank Sinatra and has been a hub for VVIPs ever since.
Expect rooms and suites with king-size beds, marble baths, and sea-view balconies, as well as 11 swimming pools and 12 signature dining options.
A crown jewel in Fontainebleau‘s list of amenities is Lapis Spa, Martha Stewart herself christening it ‘the most beautiful spa in America’.
In this 40,000 sq ft space, there are poolside chaises, modelled after the hammams of Marrakech. Lapis Ritual Water Elements invites you to sink into jet baths infused with nutrients and minerals to restore balance to the skin, a rain room of cascading falls and eucalyptus steam baths to soothe and relax muscles.
Fontainebleau’s dining destinations include four signature restaurants – polished Cantonese outlet Hakkasan, TV and celebrity chef Scott Conant’s Italian, Scarpetta (pictured) and Michael Mina’s – StripSteak and Pizza & Burger
Then there are the treatments.
A CBD massage and facial perhaps, or a Blue Ocean body ritual, combining elements from five different oceans. Ayurvedic treatments balance body and mind, there are special shared experiences for couples and packages that make the perfect girls’ trip, from nourishing treats to hair and beauty.
Book your relaxing holiday to Miami at ba.com/fontainebleau
Fun and indulgence at TRS Ibiza Hotel
Adults-only TRS Ibiza Hotel is located on secluded Cala Gració, overlooking the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean
The White Isle isn’t just synonymous with music and one of the world’s best party scenes. This island also has a distinctive bohemian vibe, a love of wellness and an appreciation of nature.
Adults-only TRS Ibiza Hotel manages to strike that balance perfectly. Located on secluded Cala Gració and overlooking the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean, it’s ideal for those who want to rejuvenate body and soul, amid golden beaches and endless nights.
Zentropia Palladium Spa & Wellness is the place to recharge those batteries, and no amenity has been spared at this world-class oasis.
Looking for a little light yoga or pilates? Simply join one of the morning classes.
Zentropia Palladium Spa & Wellness is the place to recharge those batteries, and no amenity has been spared at this world-class oasis
Rounding out the five-star experience, you can drift from the spa to your sea-view room or suite, try the three exclusive restaurants, or head for sundowner at the rooftop lounge
Or find spiritual balance with a guided meditation, sink into hot hydro-massage baths, try the sensation showers in the garden and enjoy a quiet moment in the soothing Relaxation Zone around the indoor/outdoor pool.
There are individual face and body treatments as well as experiences just for couples. Zentropia Palladium Spa & Wellness uses local products, featuring wholesome and nourishing ingredients sourced from the island. Think enriching almonds and olives, wild herbs and pure salt.
Rounding out the five-star experience, you can drift from the spa to your sea-view room or suite, try the three exclusive restaurants, or head to the rooftop lounge and infinity pool, perfect for enjoying a sundowner.
Book your relaxing holiday to Ibiza at ba.com/trsibiza
Barefoot luxury at Constance Hotels & Resorts
Shoes are optional at Constance Moofushi, in the Maldives
Nowhere says luxury like the Indian Ocean. Here you can live your castaway dream without missing out on the most indulgent of extras.
Shoes are optional at Constance Moofushi, in the Maldives, and guests can take that barefoot ethos right to the signature spa.
It offers classic massages but also face and body treatments using naturally aromatic products inspired by the exotic flora of the region, while couples’ treatments feature everything from body scrubs to facials, with cocktails included!
The spa at Constance Halaveli is the perfect spot to rejuvenate, re-hydrate, or simply relax with restorative facials, massages
Or there’s the five-star Constance Halaveli, also located in the Maldives, and renowned for world-class diving thanks to its on-site coral reef. The spa doesn’t disappoint, either, set on stilts overlooking crystalline waters, it’s the perfect spot to rejuvenate, re-hydrate, or simply relax with restorative facials, massages and detox rituals.
The Constance Prince is an unspoilt hideaway with overwater bungalows on the island of Mauritius
What could be more relaxing than a beachside massage?
Further south, on the island of Mauritius, the Constance Prince is an unspoilt hideaway with overwater bungalows, two championship golf courses, and the largest wine cellar in the Indian Ocean. The treatment rooms at the elegant palm-roofed spa at Constance Prince are set around a soothing pool – what could be more relaxing?
Constance Belle Mare Plage is a lush haven where the spa creates customised treatments according to your objectives
Then there’s Constance Belle Mare Plage, another lush haven where the spa creates customised treatments according to your objectives and even creates a Spa Experience Card to keep track of your wellness goals and preferences.
Book your Indian Ocean holiday at ba.com/constance
Balance and harmony at Parklane Resort & Spa, Limassol
Parklane Resort & Spa, Limassol is ideally positioned on a 24km strip of unspoiled coastline with a signature spa that’s unrivalled on the island.
Cutting-edge technology and Cypriot-inspired ingredients combine at the Kalloni Spa at the luxurious Parklane Resort & Spa, Limassol
Those in the know come to Parklane Resort & Spa, Limassol for the VIP treatment.
This family-friendly hotel is ideally positioned on a 24km strip of unspoiled coastline with a signature spa that’s unrivalled on the island.
Think cutting-edge technology and Cypriot-inspired ingredients, a Thalassotherapy pool that replicates the salinity of the Dead Sea and a Russian Banya experience that combines a sauna and plunge pool with scrubs and deep tissue massages.
There are even outdoor rooms where you can feel the Mediterranean breeze as you enjoy a pampering treatment.
The grand Kalloni Spa serves a singular purpose; to restore spiritual balance and harmony to everyone who walks through the doors.
The grand Kalloni Spa serves a singular purpose; to restore spiritual balance and harmony to everyone who walks through the doors
No detail has been overlooked when it comes to the treatments. There are advanced anti-ageing solutions using an innovative electro-spin mask for fantastic lifting effect on the face, indulgent mineral-rich body wraps and firming and toning body treatments. All this combines with wellness products from top cosmetic brands like Biologique Recherche and Voya.
The luxury experience continues with world-class dining, three shimmering pools and an adults-only area to relax while the little ones enjoy the Park Kidz Club.
Book your relaxing holiday to Cyprus at ba.com/parklanelimassol
*T&Cs apply. Deposit balance due 7 weeks in advance for long haul and 28 days in advance for short haul. 28 days’ notice required for fee-free changes or cancel for voucher to holidays originally due to be completed before 31 Aug ’22. Any re-booking price increases apply. Travel restrictions may apply.