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Spas of the Indian Ocean

Anyone who has visited islands in the Indian Ocean will tell you how beautiful they are. The pale sandy beaches, gorgeous scenery and clear sea all lure you in and help you relax and enjoy your holiday. In recent years, another attraction has been added – top quality spas on the Indian Ocean islands. There are a number of luxury spas which will complete your relaxing Indian Ocean holiday and help you come home looking healthier than ever.

The main islands in the Indian Ocean are Mauritius, Seychelles, Maldives and Sri Lanka. In addition, there are numerous smaller islands, including Comoros, Reunion, Madagascar and Zanzibar. There are a wide variety of hotels and accommodation across the different locations, many of which incorporate spas with local treatments and stunning settings.

The following are arguably the top 5 spas in the Indian Ocean region.

Banyan Tree Seychelles

Banyan Tree Resort and Spa, Seychelles

Banyan Tree Spa Seychelles is set in a stunning, tropical forest. The spa overlooks the beautiful Indian Ocean, meaning you can relax and listen the the gently lapping waves, whist you are pampered. Many of the treatments take inspiration from the area’s Asian healing traditions, which date back centuries. The spa has top reviews on popular holiday advice websites, giving credence to the claim that this is one of the top five spas in the region. The Banyan Tree spa therapists undertake special training at Banyan Tree Spa Academies, meaning that you can have confidence in their skills.

Le Touessrok

Le Touessrok Spa,

The Givenchy Spa at Le Touessrok Hotel and Spa on Mauritius is one of the most exclusive spas in the world. They offer a range of delightful therapies from the interestingly named Canyon Love Stone Therapy, four handed Ylang Ylang Massage and Lomi Lomi as well as the usual facials, aromatherapy and nail care. The spa uses Swisscare products that have been specially manufactured for Givenchy.

Huvafen Fushi

Huvafen Fushi

Huvafen Fushi hotel and spa is the first to offer underwater spa rooms, meaning you will have a unique experience watching the fish swim by as you relax and enjoy your luxury treatments. The Lime Spa incites you to try new and unusual treatments by inviting you to drop all your cares at the door and allow their staff to “rub, soothe, soak, heal, treat, pamper and otherwise restore to a blissful state”. How could anyone resist such a tempting offer?

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa

Visiting the Island spa at Kuda Huraa offers a glimpse of the millionaire lifestyle by whisking you to the spa’s private islet by dhoni (a special Maldives sailboat. The spa programmes are tailored to each guest’s needs. The Night Spa treatments are unusual in that they are offered from 10pm – 1am and are designed to coincide with the lunar phases.

Spa Kuda-Funafaru

Spa Kuda-Funafaru Maldives

The Spa Kuda-Funafaru is part of the Zitahli Resort and Spa in the Maldives. The spa has the motto “As the sun rises, live every moment of life. As the sun sets, celebrate that day’s inspiration”. This holistic approach to health and wellbeing means that every individual’s needs will be looked after. The spa offers organic therapies as well as herbal baths, plunge pools and relaxation lounges.