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Good Spa Guide Awards 2017

The Good Spa Guide – the UK’s leading authority on the spa industry – has unveiled the winners in its annual Good Spa Guide Awards 2017. The Spa at Gleneagles by ESPA, Scotland was named best UK spa, while further awards were given for customer service and design, through to best country retreat and top newcomer. A total of 12 awards were also given for the best spas in each UK region. Winners of the 2017 Good Spa Guide Awards – in association with Spabreaks.com – were announced at a glittering gala dinner sponsored by Temple Spa on 14th November 2017 at Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel. Over 101,000 consumers voted in the Readers’ Choice National Awards, while the Best UK Spa and the Regional Awards were based on audit scores from annual reviews conducted by The Good Spa Guide’s own ‘Spa Spies’. THE RESULTS IN FULL Good Spa Guide Awards 2017: Regional Awards Best UK Spa (sponsored by Temple Spa): The Spa at Gleneagles by ESPA, Scotland Best Spa in London: The Bulgari Spa Best Spa …

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Condé Nast Johansens Luxury Spa Awards 2016

Condé Nast Johansens Luxury Spa Awards 2016 has announced the winners of the annual awards. The Awards are based on responses from online voting, guest feedback, and local expert reports drawn from the hotels and spas featured in our most recent Guides. UK, EUROPE & THE MEDITERRANEAN Best Newcomer – Le Mirador Resort & Spa, Switzerland “Leading the way with pioneering aesthetic, medical and dental treatments, Givenchy Spa at Le Mirador Resort & Spa aims to restore, cure and prevent ailments. This is Givenchy’s one and only spa in Switzerland above Lake Geneva’s waters with the Swiss Alps in the distance and UNESCO vineyards all around.” Best Destination Spa – SHA Wellness Clinic, Spain “Serenely set within Sierra Helada Natural Park, looking down to the Mediterranean Sea, SHA is a leading wellness clinic and medical hotel spanning across six buildings with numerous pools, gardens, 92 suites, 80 treatment cabins, a Pilates studio and Technogym. Treatments are a mix of ancient Eastern philosophies executed with revolutionary Western techniques and include Ayurvedic therapies, Reiki, Traditional Chinese Medicine …

Good Spa Guide Awards 2015 winners

Attracting over 50,000 public votes some of the UK’s best spas have been highlighted in the annual Good Spa Guide Awards in association with Decléor. The winners were presented with their awards at Spa Life 2015, which is an industry only event that brings together spa owners and suppliers to talk spa. The regional awards are voted for by the public, whereas the Good Spa Guide National Awards are decided by the specially appointed Good Spa Spies. The Spa Spies review over 100 spas every year and complete a detailed audit sheet that covers all aspects of the spa from service and facilities to cleanliness and maintenance. It goes to show, I’ve only been to a couple of these locations, which demonstrates just how many spas there are in the UK. Announcing the winners, founder of The Good Spa Guide, Daphne Metland says, “The 2015 Good Spa Guide Awards saw the strongest competition than ever before with over 50,000 members of the public voting for their favourite spa. The standards this year were incredibly high …

Spafinder Wellness 365 Unveils Winners of 2015 Wellness Travel Awards

Spafinder Wellness 365 Unveils Winners of 2015 Wellness Travel Awards across Six Continents, 43 Countries/Regions and 20 Categories • Eighty-Six Percent of Country/Region Award Winners Won for the First Time • Wellness Travel Properties in Asia Have Record Showing • Best UK Spa Awarded to ESPA Life at the Corinthia Hotel, London Spafinder Wellness 365 has announced the winners of the 2015 Wellness Travel Awards at a press event held at the World Travel Market in London. Inaugurated in 2014, the Wellness Travel Awards recognise the demand for healthier travel options and honour hotels, resorts, destination spas and retreats worldwide offering the best wellness holidays and experiences. Winners were selected by a panel of 33 travel and wellness industry editors and experts, who nominated 504 properties for consideration before narrowing the field to finalists in 53 countries and regions, and by consumers who voted for their favourite locations across 20 categories. All Wellness Travel Award winners can be seen at www.wellnesstravelawards.com. Reflecting the rapid growth and diversity of the wellness travel landscape, of the 43 …

The Good Spa Guide Awards 2014

The Good Spa Guide has announced the results of its annual Good Spa Guide Awards.  The national and regional awards took place on Tuesday 18th November at a glittering gala dinner at the UK Spa industry’s leading event of the year, Spa Life, held at the new Center Parcs, Woburn Forest. There were seven regional award winners (which were voted by readers of the Good Spa Guide) and eight national winners. The Good Spa Guide National awards are decided by the specially appointed Good Spa Spies who review over 100 spas every year and complete a detailed audit sheet which covers all aspects of the spa from service and facilities to cleanliness and maintenance. Announcing the winners, founder of The Good Spa Guide, Daphne Metland says, “The competition for this year’s awards has been stronger than ever before as the standards are so high.  We have some incredible spas in the UK and our winners and finalists all deserve a special mention due to the amount of hard work, dedication and high level of service …

Condé Nast Traveller Spa Awards 2014

Condé Nast Traveller has announced the winners of The Spa Awards 2014, in association with Healing Holidays. Imagine, you could soon be visiting Six Senses, Zighy Bay (above). Drum roll!  And the winners are: Most Avant-Garde Clinic – Lonhea, Switzerland Best Value For Weight Loss – Absolute Sanctuary, Thailand Most Consistent High Perfomer – IN:SPA Best Healthy Hideaway – Vamizi Island, Mozambique Most Effective Reboot – Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman Most Soulful Spa – Song Saa, Cambodia Best New Destination Spa – Vana, India

Condé Nast Traveller Spa Awards 2013

NEWS: Another day, another round of spa awards. It does seem like everyone and their dog is launching their own awards – but this one is worth taking note of. It’s none other than the Condé Nast Traveller Spa Awards 2013. Condé Nast Traveller is one of my favourite magazines so I thought that I would share the winners – for inspiration, a point of reference and to give you a few more ideas for your dream spa destination. Go on, get planning – now. BEST DESTINATION SPA Como Shambhala, Bali BEST MEDI SPA Bad Ragaz, Switzerland BEST FOR WEIGHT LOSS Buchinger Wilhelmi, Germany BEST FOR ANTI-AGEING La Réserve, Geneva BEST FOR BEACH ACTION Florblanca, Costa Rica BEST HOT SPOT One&Only The Palm, Dubai READERS’ AWARD FOR UK BEST BRITISH FIXER – Gleneagles, UK READERS’ AWARD FOR INTERNATIONAL BEST FOR FAMILIES – Carlisle Bay, Antigua Grab your copy of the Condé Nast Traveller Spa Guide 2013 with the June 2013 issue of Condé Nast Traveller on sale from 2nd May 2013.