Luxury health, fitness and detox retreats

Relax and rejuvenate in a HomeAway holiday rental


Russell Bowes

Sophie Gackowski
HomeAway travel expert


Luxury health, fitness and detox retreatsWhen those everyday stresses start to get that bit too much, it’s time to treat yourself to a luxury break away. Spa retreats are one of the best ways to reenergise and refresh yourself, offering a host of health, fitness and detox regimes, either on site of the property, or nearby. Whether you’re looking to lose post-Christmas weight, cleanse the mind, body and soul, or fancy a fortnight of pure, uninterrupted relaxation, HomeAway has a huge range of spa retreats for you to choose from. 

From properties where only the freshest, organic produce is available, to those offering yoga classes, there’s a luxury health, fitness or detox retreat perfectly suited to your needs and desires. Jet off to an exotic destination like Thailand, Mexico or Costa Rica, and not only can you divide your time between enjoying luxury, bespoke treatments and fitness plans, but get out to explore magnificent attractions, from ancient ruins and rain-forests to stunning coral reefs. So why wait? Read on for a rundown of our favourite destinations for spa holidays, and start planning your break away today. Alternatively, for more options, simply type ‘spa’ or ‘retreat’ into the search bar on our website.


 

Top 5 health, fitness and detox retreats


   

Spa holidays in Thailand Spa holidays in Thailand

A beautiful jewel in Southeast Asia’s crown, Thailand’s the ultimate destination for luxury health, fitness and detox retreats. Phuket is particularly popular for sumptuous spa breaks, with many of its tranquil properties boasting hotel services alongside opulent accommodation. Offering space, elegance and unrivalled privacy, you can rent a beautiful villa replete with fitness centre, health and beauty spa, as well as a massage therapist on site. Alternatively, why not escape to island paradise, Koh Samui? With a breathtaking beachfront location, you can enjoy the spoils of the National Park from your own yoga garden.

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Spa holidays in the Caribbean Spa holidays in the Caribbean

The Caribbean’s a beautiful destination for spa retreats, whether looking for health, fitness or detox breaks. Anguilla, for example, is famed as an oasis of tranquility: known for its rare combination of privacy, natural beauty and opulent accommodation, it’s the perfect place to enjoy some rest and relaxation. You’ll find a number of spectacular gated estates on Anguilla, which enjoy astounding views out to the ocean; some even come with their very own private beaches! Always replete with a range of luxury facilities, from hot tubs to jacuzzis, saunas to massage services, you know you’ll be well-catered for in a Caribbean spa retreat.

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Spa holidays in Mexico Spa holidays in Mexico

The Yucatan, or Mayan Riviera is one of the world’s best destinations for luxury health, fitness and detox retreats. Stretching along the Caribbean coastline, it offers tropical beaches, tranquil mangroves and spectacular ancient ruins. Of course, it also offers a huge range of luxury spa retreats, where you can really get in touch with mind, body and soul. You could spend your morning in the fitness centre or enjoy lazing in the whirlpool, before topping it all off with a traditional massage in the afternoon. Of course, there’s Chichen Itza, the coral reefs of Xel-Ha, and the warm, azure Pacific to consider too!

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 Spa holidays in Costa Rica Spa holidays in Costa Rica

Home to over 6% of the world’s plant and wildlife, Costa Rica’s a truly amazing destination when you want to get back to nature. Of course, exploring everything this diverse and luscious country has to offer, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a little luxury at the same time! Meditate in your very own yoga cabina, located next to the magnificent Cabo Blanca Nature Reserve, or try your hand at Tai Chi in Santa Theresa. Alajuela’s a particularly popular spot for spa retreats, with many of the properties in the area boasting pure, spring water fed pools: after enjoying a dip, why not set out to pick some tropical fresh fruit and vegetables for supper?

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 Spa holidays in Ghana Spa holidays in Ghana

Accra, in Ghana, is one of the world’s best spots for luxurious spa retreats, and at only six hour’s away, it’s certainly worth considering. Its stunning beaches are not unlike those of the Caribbean, and while it might not boast the Big 5 of the Kenyan plains, its National Parks are lush, green and overflowing with plant and wild life. Of course, the best thing about Ghana is the luxury accommodation, some of which is found on privately owned islands like Parrot Cay. Located on powder-white sands, replete with jacuzzi, personal chef, fitness centre, spa and yoga instructor, there’s nothing more luxurious than a spa break in Ghana.

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