The 12 Most Exciting Wellness Destinations to Visit in 2024
Are you looking for the perfect wellness holiday to care for your physical, mental, and spiritual wellbeing? Following another bustling year filled with constant changes in today's fast-paced environment, the importance of taking a step back to prioritise our health becomes increasingly evident. As we eagerly anticipate the upcoming year, it is crucial to consider not only our personal wellbeing but also that of our loved ones. Recognising that a healthy mind and body are essential for sustained happiness and productivity beyond 2024, the focus shifts towards holistic wellbeing.
Whether you seek a couples wellness holiday with your partner in Italy, or to create lasting family moments in Portugal, there is a fantastic range of destinations and wellness holidays for you to choose from. From luxury fitness holidays expertly designed for endurance enthusiasts to serene spiritual and holistic retreats fostering a powerful awakening, we stand ready to support individuals in achieving their health aspirations in 2024 and beyond.
January: All Inclusive at StolenTime, St Lucia
Start your year off right with an escape to the picturesque paradise that is Malabar Beach. The crystal-clear waters, gorgeous golden beaches and splendid tropical climate are all in a private and tranquil location, making this all-inclusive adult only wellness holiday the ideal way to bring peace to your mind and escape from the harsh winter cold. When you’re not enjoying a soothing massage therapy, why not try picking up a new skill like archery, or scuba diving to explore the exotic marine life, or heating it up with some salsa classes? You won’t grow tired of the vast selection of activities here, which is why it makes a great multi-activity holiday too!
Information and Booking: StolenTime
February: Rebalance and Energize at SHA Wellness Clinic, Mexico
In the month of February, SHA Wellness Clinic’s door will have just opened on Isla Mujeres, a gorgeous island famous for its connection to the fascinating Mayan culture. This indigenous civilisation used this sacred ground to worship the goddess Ixchel (goddess of fertility). Now, the opportunity to visit this luxury medical resort’s state of the art facilities whilst appreciating this rich culture is here. SHA have created a uniquely organic and contemporary environment to unwind and focus on your health goals. SHA offers an excellent selection of wellness solutions, including natural therapies such as traditional Chinese medicine, nutritional programs, and preventative and healthy aging medicines.
Information and Booking: SHA Wellness Clinic
March: Wellbeing Sabbatical at Kamalaya, Thailand
If 2023 has been a particularly challenging year for you, you may like to consider an extended stay on the tropical destination of Koh Samui. Famous for its friendly people, this Thai island is thriving with Buddhist culture and works as a fantastic option for a de-stress holiday. This wellness resort offers plenty of delightful massages and treatments to send you into a state of bliss, but there’s much more than just that – you'll get to experience hyperbaric oxygen and bioresonance therapy as well. Your stay begins with an expert wellness consultation, followed by weekly check-ins, and finally a comprehensive review before your departure, providing invaluable advice for the future.
Information and Booking: Kamalaya
April: Discover Recover in Batangas, Philippines
Looking to get your mind off the mundane day to day? Throw yourself right into the fun with this, it’s one of our many thrilling Discover Recover holidays. Among the dramatic mountainous ranges of Manila, you’ll discover a brilliant wellness retreat offering a number of adventures - treks, tours, and parties. Explore the Old Town of Manila, marvel at the incredible scenery of the city of Tagatay, and live it up in the weird and wonderful Filipina Fiestas. Aside from all the action, the lovely team in Manila pride themselves on delivering the very best health solutions. Detoxifying treatments, nourishing local ingredients and deep emotional guidance are at the core of the philosophy.
Information and Booking: Philippines Discover Recover
May: Family TimeTogether at Galo Resort, Portugal
Got the little ones to look after as well? Don’t sweat it. An adventure to Galo Resort is the perfect solution as a family holiday. This coastal retreat can be found in the beautiful area of Canico, famous for the pristinely azure waters that surround it. Perhaps you even have a little football fanatic? Well, this is also the birthplace of the great Christiano Ronaldo. At Galo, there is an abundance of exhilarating outings for all ages to enjoy. Fancy having a go at some geocaching, who knows what rewards await you and your family? Why not go kayaking, surfboarding or get your snorkel on?
Information and Booking: Galo Resort
June: Pilates at Six Senses Kaplankaya, Turkey
You may be a seasoned Pilates enthusiast, or you might’ve never even heard of it before, regardless of your level, our pilates holidays are for everyone. This fantastic form of exercise developed in the early 20th century has been known to work miracles for the body, strengthening and stabilising joints, increasing muscle strength and flexibility, and improving posture just to name a few. These benefits also make Pilates a fantastic stress-reliver. So, why not come and reap the rewards for yourself? All the while, you can explore the many golden sandy beaches and vibrant local towns bustling with fascinating cultural experiences to be had.
Information and Booking: Six Senses Kaplankaya
July: Fusion Fitness at Longevity Health & Wellness Hotel, Portugal
Anyone truly committed to the pursuit of physical fitness should look no further than this luxury fitness and wellness holiday. This wellness centre dedicates themselves to developing the physical and mental fortitude of all their guests. Whether your goal is cardiovascular fitness, strength and power, aesthetics, or if you prefer to take a calmer approach tailored to strength of mind, they can help. Appreciate the nutritious delight of fresh seafood, as Longevity resides in the fishing village Alvor, known for its delicious variety of local catches. Alvor is a charming and authentic fishing village surrounded by dynamic scenery, from the mountainous landscapes to the warm and pretty beaches.
Information and Booking: Longevity Health & Wellness Hotel
August: Emotional & Physical Transformation Retreat at Euphoria Retreat, Greece
Sometimes life gets us down, and that’s OK. During times like these, it’s best to look inward and attempt to gain a deeper understanding of the connection to our inner self. That’s where sole searching comes in. A solo holiday to the mystical mountains of Mount Taygetos could be exactly what you’re looking for. The doctors, nutritionists, and spa therapists at this wellness retreat will work together, combining traditional techniques such as Chinese and Hellenic medicines with the latest scientific findings, delivering a profound experience to make powerful changes to your mental health and quality of life. Also, learn of the incredible UNESCO site - Mystras, right on your doorstep.
Information and Booking: Euphoria Retreat
September: Energy & Healing for 2 at Preidlhof, Italy
Dreaming of whisking your partner away on a romantic spa holiday to Italy? This multi award winning luxury holiday has impeccable scenery and creates the perfect environment to share a deeply meaningful experience that strengthens the bond in your relationship. The sleek, attractive rooms are encompassed by nature from every side, giving off a comforting vibe of being grounded. This World Heritage Site allows an intimacy like no other. Make the most of this with daily mountain biking, skiing, kite surfing and much, much more in the way of tours and excursions. In the evenings, relax together, practising guided Pilates and yoga.
Information and Booking: Preidlhof
October: Mindful Triathlon at Paradis Plage, Morocco
Whilst mental and physical health go hand in hand, many people much prefer the brilliant clarity and revelations that can be achieved through exploring your spiritual side with one of our mindfulness retreats. Paradis Plage allows exactly that; it is their mission to connect with this part of you and support you on your journey to self-discovery. When you’re not in a deep meditative state, or busy loosening up in a yoga class, there any many more things to enjoy. You might fancy one of the fitness classes, or to explore this beautiful part of Morocco. The delectable Mediterranean cuisine is another big attraction for this resort.
Information and Booking: Paradis Plage
November: Retreat Inclusive at TIA Wellness Resort, Vietnam
Not all of us have the unrelenting motivation to care for ourselves all day, every day. This is exactly what makes this luxury wellness resort truly stand out from the rest – you'll have your very own wellness coach for the duration of your stay, checking in with you regularly, allowing the best experience possible, on hand offering objective, professional wellness advice. This can be tremendously empowering for many and be exactly what’s needed to take your well-being to the next level, with the option to have a detox retreat if needed. Why not come to try this yourself? You’ll get to see the fascinating UNESCO listed town and its beautiful beaches, known to be some of the best in the world.
Information and Booking: TIA Wellness Resort
December: Serenity Retreat at Zulal Wellness Resort, Qatar
Nestled in the tranquil North of Qatar, Zulal Wellness Resort offers an escape from the modern hustle and bustle. With its pristine private beach meeting the Arabian Gulf's clear waters, this hidden sanctuary rejuvenates both body and spirit. Indulge in nourishing cuisine, partake in invigorating yoga classes. With their award-winning spa, this is undoubtably one of our best luxury spa holidays. Explore the herbal garden and take in the fascinating aromas too, or go to one of the many workshops hosted to discover something new? When you’re feeling more active, get stuck into some Pilates, yoga, and or even set out for the sea with a kayak.
Information and Booking: Zulal Wellness Resort