First off, whenever you hear or mention or say the word “Bali”, what immediately comes to mind is paradise; a tropical sense of mind; a relaxation. Dubbed by Trip Advisor in 2017 as The Greatest Destination on Earth, this neighboring island of Java has been praised by many tourists around the globe for its exoticism, lush vegetation, generosity of its inhabitants, its spiritualism, and countless others. Bali has a million to offer in terms of night life, resorts, excursions, but at the same time the Balinese are very religious in terms of saying grace to the Gods. It’s what makes the island a memorable vacation spot for many tourists; it has many facades everytime they return to spend their holiday in Bali.
Bali is fun, no matter who you are or what you want. And here’s why:
“Seminyak has shops and designers, Kerobokan has luxe beachside resorts and superb eating, Kuta and Legian have the nightlife, and Canggu wraps it all into one irresistible package. Plunge deep into Bali’s spirit while renewing your own in Ubud or catching the perfect wave in Bingin. You name it, it’s here.”
You can party all night long. You can try the best dishes, both local as well as international, all day long. Strolling, surfing, diving, snorkeling all week. Seize your holiday, if you may. But at the end of the day, you will need a meaningful relaxation moment. And that’s where this article stepped in. Letter F has narrowed it down to 3 best and must try spa treatments the island has to offer.
Here’s a little questionnaire before you choose which spa suits you best.
What will you do when you first come to Bali?
Honestly? Sleep. Jet lag tho
If your answer is A, then by all means we strongly suggest you to spend your day after all the beach strolling and sea-based activities to The Haven at Seminyak. Atma Spa is the best choice for its innovative warm touch by the certified therapists. Using the traditional beauty essences such as sandalwood, mandarin, lavender, ginger, cinnamon, lemon and originally natural ingredients such as frangipani flower, pandan leaf, and boreh. These treatments are simply created to achieve the ultimate homoestatic balance. It will energize your adrenaline, rejuvenate or revitalize your deep inside desire. It balances the soul and allows the mind, body, and soul to retreat into a peaceful state of mind.
The hotel itself is managed by PHM hospitality. The Haven provides an unparalleled experience of Naturally elegant, a total concept of serenity, intimate, warm, and discrete. The residence architecture is shaped in particular by Asian contemporary design and interior, greenery feel, premium location, attentive to detailed services, a sprinkling of delightful amenities, innovative features, and fineness services are inviting to experience a memorable stay. It’s haven on earth, complemented with natural ambience for body and mind tranquility to concede beyond compare experience.
If your answer is B, your immediate stop is definitely to W Hotel Bali, straight away book Whatever/Whenever treatment at its Away Spa. W Bali gives you the right to book the massage at 3am for the avid travellers fighting jet lag sounds like a cosmopolitan dream come true. Relax in the beach front cabana overlooking Seminyak beach – including brand new treatments, private meditation and stretching – or come back to life in their Oxygen/Detox Room.
After the spa, you can always indulge yourself with other facilities offered by W. Dine decadently at their world-class restaurants before socializing away at the hotel’s lounges. W Bali also comprises of 229 rooms, suites and villas with stunning ocean and garden views, where sleek style meets contemporary design.
Those who answer C, best if you straight away book the Kahyangan Spa by The Seminyak Beach Resort&Spa. As explained in this article, the beach resort offers you the most tranquil ambiance one could experience. Not only does it relax the muscle, the masseuses are prone to have insightful inputs for its customers in terms of digestion problem. Which spot to give more pressure, which nerves need to be brought more attention. The spa’s mission itself is to deliver a heavenly journey of sensory experiences where every step of the treatment brings a completely renewed and transformed you in body, mind and spirit.
Guests are meant to discover an enhanced feeling of well-being and a new reason to call Bali paradise. The spa comprises 3 double deluxe treatment rooms, four single treatments rooms, hair spa, relaxation lounge, retail boutique, lockers with wet areas including sauna, cold and hot plunge pools.
The perfect treatment after a night out!
Photos courtesy of The Haven Seminyak, W Retreat&Spa Bali, and The Seminyak Beach&Resort