Time to Reset: 5 of the Best Wellness Destinations


Whichever part of the world you are located in, now is the perfect time to pause and reflect on your wellness journey. From serene island retreats to mountain sanctuaries, we have curated the very best wellness destinations offering transformative experiences. Whether you're in search of stress-reducing programmes, innovative therapies or nutritional guidance, these five resorts promise to restore balance and vitality. Each follows a unique holistic approach to wellbeing, ensuring you return home feeling renewed and invigorated.

Mezzatorre Hotel & Thermal Spa, Ischia

Overlooking the Gulf of Naples, Mezzatorre Hotel & Thermal Spa is a luxurious retreat for wellness seekers on the island of Ischia. At the thermal spa, natural spring waters create a restorative oasis. Choose from a range of therapeutic treatments, from mineral-rich thermal baths and thalassotherapy to personalised massage therapies and revitalising facials, all while enjoying the breathtaking Mediterranean views. The wellness programme extends beyond the spa, incorporating yoga sessions, nutritional consultations and guided nature walks through the grounds. With its private bay, verdant gardens and considered cuisine, Mezzatorre offers a comprehensive approach to rejuvenation, making it an ideal destination for those seeking to recharge in a beautiful and tranquil setting. We're booking in for the ‘Energising Body and Soul’ retreat this October...

[Courtesy of the Pellicano Hotels]

Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa

Situated on Motu Piti Aau in Bora Bora's azure lagoon, you’ll find the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa is one of the most peaceful places in French Polynesia. The innovative thalassotherapy spa harnesses deep-sea water for rejuvenating treatments – therapies range from seawater hydromassage baths to algae wraps, which offer serenity as you take in views of Mount Otemanu. Overwater yoga sessions, fitness classes and guided snorkelling tours in the clear lagoon ensure you’ll feel restored and recharged when you return to your tropical villa. 

[Courtesy of InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa]

Six Senses Samui

Six Senses Samui in Northern Koh Samui, Thailand, provides a range of rejuvenating treatments in its spa, from traditional Thai massages to innovative therapies using Tibetan singing bowls. Explore your personalised wellness programme which might include yoga sessions, reiki and healing therapies, as you take in the panoramic views of the Gulf of Thailand. There is also a focus on farm-to-table cuisine with fresh ingredients from the resort's own organic garden. With 67 spacious villas and a commitment to sustainability, Six Senses Samui is a thoughtful choice for those seeking serenity.

[Courtesy of Six Senses Samui]

COMO Shambhala Estate

At COMO Shambhala near Ubud, Bali, savour healthy cuisine prepared with fresh, organic ingredients that embody the estate's wellness approach. Rice field walks and water blessing ceremonies offer unique ways to connect with the lush surroundings. The estate's health spa provides a range of treatments, from naturopathy to Ayurveda, complemented by yoga, Pilates and meditation sessions. Personalised wellness programmes begin with an expert consultation. When you’ve explored the outdoor hydrotherapy area and vitality pool, return to your tranquil nature-inspired villa.

[Courtesy of COMO Shambhala Estate]

Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa

In Costa Rica, Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa has just introduced four suites with outdoor bathtubs for balneotherapy (thermal mineral-water bathing) with views of the magnificent Arenal volcano. Incorporating locally made furniture crafted from native Pacific cedar wood, Costa Rican architect Adriana Cruz worked within Tabacón’s existing footprint to minimize impact on its 900-acre rewilded rainforest location. There are also four fantastic suites with private plunge pools made from Guatemalan Verde Tical marble.

Of course, you can book these and other wellness hotels with the ASMALLWORLD Collection.

[Courtesy of Tabacón Thermal Resort & Spa]

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