Hotels with Spa and gastro touch where you can escape for a weekend to disconnect and get away from everything (and everyone)
If you live in Madrid or anywhere where the thermostat is currently over 30 degrees, condolences are guaranteed. If you spend the day imagining what it would be like to run away without looking back from the asphalt, the heat wave and basically your life, you are, dear reader, in the right place. If you can’t take it anymore…
We have compiled the infallible list of spa hotels where you can become the teacher of the three maxims of wellbeing: take care of yourself, forget about problems and enjoy two (or more) days of disconnection, alone or accompanied, to return to the office with a happy face. If your dark circles are already a topic (half taboo) and worrying, read on… but above all, escape!
Ibiza Gran Hotel and its infallible proposal for total disconnection
Located two steps (almost literally) from the port of Ibiza is Ibiza Grand Hotel*****, a hotel where the word “great luxury” falls short. If you are looking for a sensory experience, but above all, an infallible offer of disconnection, you have found your favorite place in the Pitiusas Islands.
It has it all: a treatment menu with the best beauty firms (Ayuna or Elemis), a Michelin Star gastronomic offer, ( La Gaia by Oscar Molina has positioned Ibiza Gran Hotel as the first hotel complex on the island to get a Star in the MICHELIN GUIDE Spain 2022) and the best suites with sea views. When you set foot in its hall, you will never want to leave. Attention art lovers! Because the hotel is decorated with more than 400 works by national and international contemporary artists. An experience that does not lack detail.
A super complete space that combines gastronomy ( it is said, it is told, it is rumored which has the best breakfast in all of Ibiza), luxury and wellness. You will not need to leave its facilities to live a few days of pure relaxation. Without a doubt, it is the perfect excuse to catch a flight of less than an hour (if you fly from the capital) and let yourself be pampered in its Open Spa of more than 1,300 m² divided into four areas. Rituals, Aqua (which includes heated hydromassage pools, a path of contrasts, an ice pool, a Turkish bath, a Finnish sauna, aroma and contrast showers, a saline inhalation bath and a relaxation area with heated beds), Fitness and Beauty.
In addition, it has two outdoor pools perfect for taking a dip, enjoying the island’s sun and showing off your tan when you return to the city. The treatment that you cannot miss? Her Mediterranean Ritual by Anne Semonin, 110 minutes focused on a “flawless complexion and a profound release of stress and tension throughout the body.” There is no excuse! (www.ibizagranhotel.com)
Five Flowers, a haven of peace in Formentera
Its decoration will put you in a good mood instantly. Vivid colors, spaces with lots of light and flowers, lots of flowers. Five Flowers Formentera it is the only five-star hotel on the island. Its location is perfect: by motorcycle you can reach the most instagrammable coves and on foot, you can find Es Pujols beach just 3 minutes from the hotel.
A haven of peace where you can put down an umbrella and enjoy the crystal clear waters of the island. If you are more of a hammock, don’t worry: because the infinity pool of the hotel or the central pool are a wonderful option to take a bath and spend a day of disconnection. If you already add a treatmentthe experience becomes almost religious.
Five Flowers has a very complete Spa: includes treatment cabins (one for individuals and one for couples), a heated pool area and a gym. The perfect trio for a wellness weekend in one of the most desired islands in summer. The resort now also offers yoga retreats for a full sensory experience. You’ll come home whispering “Namaste”…
You will not get bored, because the offer is very wide. Facials, body and treatments in which both are combined… there is no excuse: enjoy your buffet breakfast on the terrace next to the pool and reserve the ritual that you like the most, as well as a dinner in your signature restaurant, janis, by the chef Sara Valls. Without a doubt, a round day.
One of his most complete treatments? The Oasis of Serenity Ritual, 90 minutes of total relaxation in which products from the cosmetic firm Alqvimia are used for a very complete experience in which a body clay wrap, a moisturizing facial and an anti-stress massage are performed, all aimed at recovering energy balance. Magic. (www.fiveflowershotel.com)
Eurostars Gran Hotel La Toja, the essence of the north in one square kilometer
The Island of La Toja is a paradise that should be visited at least once a year. In a short time it has become place to be to escape to to disconnect, especially if you want to escape the very high temperatures. The spa hotel is located in this enclave, which has hosted characters such as Gabriel García Márquez or Ortega y Gasset. Eurostars Gran Hotel La Toja 5*.
Its thermal waters have made this small archipelago the icon of luxury tourism and relaxation in the Rías Baixas. And it is not for less: a getaway to this charming place will get rid of all the accumulated stress in a stroke of the pen. And it is that, in just one square kilometer you can enjoy a super complete gastronomic offer (a few meters from the hotel there are two restaurants: A Casa do Marqués and Terraza VistaMar), its rituals and its thermal waters. Can you ask for more?
It is the only five-star spa in all of Galicia, a perfect setting for practicing endless outdoor activities: from bathing in the estuary, to jogging circuits or kayaking sessions. Although the offer does not end there: 1,000 m2 of Spa with eight treatment baths with thermal water that include Vichy shower cabins, aerosol and inhalation treatments, pressotherapy and jet showers. The most demanded treatment in your Spa? Is named pamper yourself and it consists of a ritual of various steps that will leave you floating: a body peeling with La Toja salt oils, a thermal mineral-medicinal water bath and a body massage to close the circle of absolute disconnection. (www.eurostarshotels.com)