Sybaritic escapes from the frenetic everyday life are a rarity. Pure indulgences in relaxation hubs were often thought to be necessitated by special occasions, like honeymoons and anniversaries, but that’s not the case anymore. Every once in a while, you need to rediscover senses dulled by your boss’ constant nagging. Just focus on nothing and chill the eff out. That’s why we scoured some of the finest spas that have seriously upped the ante. Are they crazy expensive? Yes. Are they worth it? Hell yes. Put these relaxation destinations down in your wellness bucketlist.
La Mamounia, Marrakesh, Morocco.
A vibrant celebration of Moroccan and eastern culture, the hidden oasis of peace features body therapies using Shiseido, Wella, and marocMaroc.
La Prairie Day Spa, New York, USA.
A Hollywood favorite, this wellness destination gained a reputation for their 90-minute caviar facial and the caviar eye treatment. Talk about treatin’ yo self!
Karkloof Safari Spa, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.
Built to embrace the authentic safari experience without scrimping on comfort, it features purifying Moroccan Rassoul clay treatments, floatation pools, Kneipp therapy pools, and open-air Jacuzzis with picturesque views of native fauna and surrounding gardens.