Top 5 Ultimate Luxury Wellness Holidays

With a rise in affluent holidaymakers yearning for luxury travel, Health and Fitness Travel, the leading specialists in luxury wellness holidays worldwide, share their top 5 ultimate luxury wellness holidays.

Once the sole retreat of pampered relaxation, affluent travellers are now looking for more from a luxury spa holiday, through the diversity of a tailor made wellness programme. Combining an additional fitness and well-being focus, expert medical, fitness and nutrition teams are taking these luxury wellness holidays to the next level. Indulge at these opulent retreats across the globe, with five star service, nutritious gourmet cuisine and the best experiences money can buy; from treepod dining in Thailand, to a guided private safari across the exotic wilds of Africa.

South Africa: Karkloof Safari Spa


Set within the heart of a scenic game reserve, Africa’s largest spa and 5 star resort is the ultimate upmarket retreat. Enhance your well-being with a choice of wellness programmes, from detox to weight management, whilst enjoying nutritious organic cuisine and exploring an exotic list of natural spa treatments, with up to eleven treatments each day. Experience an unforgettable adventure through the African wilderness with your own private guide and vehicle, or work up a sweat with guided hikes and mountain biking trips.

Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 offers 7 nights at Karkloof from £5,450pp or £5,590 for single occupancy. Price is all-inclusive, with a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.


Thailand: Soneva Kiri


Escape to the secluded Thai island of Koh Kood where luxury wellness retreat Soneva Kiri takes indulgence to a whole new level. Taking inspiration from local Asian practices, the Six Senses Spa offers a range of holistic treatments which complement a choice of tailor-made yoga, detox, de-stress and fitness programmes. Reach new heights with Treepod dining; a culinary experience of the utmost luxury. Suspended in the forest canopy, take in breath-taking coastline views, whilst your waiter delivers gourmet delights via zip line.

Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 offers 7 nights at Soneva Kiri from £3,250pp or £4,605 for single occupancy. Price includes breakfast, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.

Bali: Como Shambhala


Set in 9 acres of lush tropical surroundings, this multi-award winning retreat offers a holistic approach to luxury wellness. Choose from a number of tailor-made wellness programmes, from detox to fitness, whilst giving a boost to your well-being with healthy cuisine, a dedicated Ayurvedic doctor, yoga and daily morning walks. Pay a visit to healing spring waters of The Source or unwind by the infinity pool of your own private villa, whilst having your every need taken care of by your own personal assistant.

Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 offers 7 nights at Como Shambhala from £2,920pp or £3,495 for single occupancy. Price includes full board, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.

Oman: Zighy Bay


Unwind in the lap of luxury at Zighy Bay in Oman, where ancient holistic treatments at the Six Senses Spa and expert wellness consultants will set you on the right path towards a healthier and happier lifestyle. From cleansing detox diets, to yogic practice, personal fitness and adrenaline fuelled adventure activities, this luxury wellness retreat caters to your every desire. Raise your heart rate with paragliding or scuba diving and make the most of Zighy Bay’s secluded private bay on a traditional dhow cruise at sunset.

Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 offers 7 nights at Zighy Bay from £2,230pp or £2,670 for single occupancy. Price includes breakfast, a choice of programmes, return flights and transfers.

Turks & Caicos: Parrot Cay


It doesn’t get more exclusive than a luxury wellness retreat situated on its own private island. Guests seeking the ultimate luxury escape can rent their own private ocean villa, complete with a dedicated butler to meet your every need. Heal with holistic therapies at the award-winning spa, explore the coastline with catamaran sailing and stand-up paddle boarding, and complete your well-being venture with daily beach yoga and Pilates classes. Dine in style with private beach picnics, tiki hut dinners or pool side meals at your private villa.

Health and Fitness Travel (0203 397 8891 offers 7 nights at Parrot Cay from £2,485pp or £3,885 for single occupancy. Price includes breakfast, a yoga & Pilates programme, return flights and transfers.

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About Paul Joseph:


Paul Joseph is co-founder of Health and Fitness Travel, the leading experts in tailor-made healthy holidays worldwide. He searches for the rare and hidden gems around the world and puts together exclusive and trend-setting holidays for those who would like to improve or maintain their health and fitness whilst on holiday. As well as a love of all things travel, Paul’s other love is exercise, cycling and yoga. Paul also contributes to the travel pages of various high-profile newspapers and magazines where he offers his expert advice on wellness holidays.



About Health and Fitness Travel:


Health and Fitness Travel is a global luxury wellness travel company that originated in the UK in 2010 and is committed to providing healthy holidays that enhance and change lives. Created by Paul Joseph and Adam Heathcote as a result of their passion for health and fitness travel and offering bespoke holidays to improve people’s well-being to lead happier and healthier lives.


Health and Fitness Travel offers clients a tailor-made seamless service with the very best health and fitness holidays, handpicked by its expert team, together with exclusive and added value packages with the best deals. As leading specialists, Health and Fitness Travel has also created their own collection of trademark healthy holidays in various destinations which include Fusion Fitness™ BodyBreaks™ and Discover Recover™, offering clients the best value and holiday experience. For more information visit:

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