Health Travel Magazine - Digest 2024

Luxury wellness holiday gift ideas for you and your loved one

This year, give yourself and your partner a healthy getaway in one of the world’s most breathtaking locales, where you can disconnect from the stresses of everyday life and reconnect with each other and your health. Begin by giving the gift of experience and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Get inspired by Health Travel‘s hand-picked collection of luxury wellness experiences that will allow you to spend days of adventure hiking in between magnificent waterfall-dotted trails or strolling on a secluded beach under the moonlight.

1. Four Seasons Bali, Indonesia

Four Seasons Bali, Indonesia

From the moment you arrive at Four Seasons Bali in the Ayung River valley sanctuary, you will feel completely at ease. Set in an exotic location this lush green jungle resort offers an aura of tranquillity. Here, restore balance and purify the body and mind of past karma and negativity by combining traditional Balinese healing techniques with physical therapies and energy healing.

Experience a journey of unconditional love towards each other with the Couples Wellness Retreat. Listen to the sounds of the encroaching jungle, see the moon’s reflection in the river, and smell the natural oils as you receive spa treatments that will captivate you.

2. Royal Champagne Hotel and Spa, France

Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa

Set in France’s prestigious Champagne region, the highly acclaimed Royal Champagne Hotel and Spa presents a quintessential wine-country wellness retreat. Experience award-winning gastronomy, breathtaking vineyard vistas and a world-class spa just atop the Marne Valley.

The surrounding vineyards and rugged beauty of the Marne valley lend themselves to explorative leisurely walks and picturesque bike rides. Rural France is the perfect country break to step away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

3. Secret Bay, Dominica

Secret Bay, Dominica

Secret Bay, perched on Dominica’s cliffside, will take you on a life-changing adventure on Nature Island. Relax in your private clifftop villa and wander down to the two secluded beaches for moonlight strolls and adventures out on the water. Help yourself to paddleboards, kayaks and snorkel gear to explore the calm shores and pristine reefs.

Discover holistic healing in the Caribbean with a Holistic Health Retreat. During your stay, you will undergo a thorough examination of your current health and follow a personalised treatment plan. Deep tissue massages with essential oils, reflexology, yoga and meditation practise and dermatological skin care using mineral-rich mud are just a few of the options.

4. Grantley Hall, United Kingdom

Grantley Hall, United Kingdom

Deep in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, the five-star luxury hotel Grantley Hall is a hidden wellness gem. Enjoy a game of croquet on Grantley Hall’s manicured West lawns or hire a bike and admire the beautiful, British countryside on two wheels.

The luxurious Three Graces Spa is the perfect place to relax and unwind, so why not try a Discovery Retreat. Reset both your mind and body by de-stressing and living in the present moment through mindfulness practice and relaxing spa experiences.

5. JOALI Maldives, The Maldives

JOALI Maldives

At JOALI Maldives, the sunrise breakfast picnics on the beach and late-night melodies by beachside cabanas will reawaken the soul. Embrace your inner artist at the creative studio which plays host to workshops and activities with both local and international art-lovers. Meanwhile watersports and snorkelling with manta rays in the Raa Atoll call upon those eager for adventure.

Enhance your romance with personalised experiences and relaxation followed by superfood dining. Renew relax with breathwork and meditation on Couple’s Renewal Retreat.

6. Nihi Sumba, Indonesia

Nihi Sumba, Indonesia

Nihi Sumba‘s lush greenery helps you reconnect with nature via dozens of beautiful hiking trails dotted with waterfalls, not to mention a chance to see the famous ‘dancing’ mangrove trees which can only be found on Sumba. Along with impressive hiking possibilities, you will have the opportunity to engage with local culture through classes such as Ikat weaving and natural remedies workshops.

Sumba is also home to one of the world’s most wave-rich zones allowing you to try your hand at surfing and experiencing one of the world’s most famous waves, known as ‘God’s left.’

If this has captivated your interest in giving the gift of luxury wellness travel, get in touch with one of our Health Travel specialists to plan your next romantic getaway. Our team can tailor the ideal gift package for you and your significant other.