The Best Healing Hotels Around the World in 2023

Healing Hotels are a type of wellness-focused hospitality concept. These hotels focus on providing guests with an environment that promotes physical and mental well-being by providing holistic services and amenities such as yoga, meditation, spa treatments, nutrition education, and fitness classes. They also often offer unique experiences such as sound healing, energy work, and healing treatments.

Now more than ever people are realizing the importance of prioritizing health and well-being. Whether it’s restoring emotional, mental, physical, or spiritual well-being, in 2023 most of us would benefit from a healing holiday to stay balanced and fresh.

This year healing hotels offer the perfect place to relax, rejuvenate and recharge our energy. Situated around the world in idyllic destinations, these retreats deliver opulent accommodation, leading wellness therapies, and extensive healing experiences.

From the pristine scenery of Bali to the valleys of Portugal, here are some of the best healing hotels to discover around the world in 2023.

Como Shambhala Estate, Bali

Como Shambhala Estate, Bali

Como Shambhala Estate is a luxury hotel and wellness retreat located in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia. It is part of the Como Hotels & Resorts chain and offers a range of high-end accommodations, spa treatments, yoga and meditation classes, and healthy dining options. The estate is set in a lush, tropical environment and is designed to help guests reconnect with nature and focus on well-being. The estate offers a range of activities, from traditional Balinese healing rituals to exhilarating nature hikes. It is also home to an Ayurvedic treatment center, offering comprehensive Ayurvedic therapies and consultations.

Set in the lush tropical environment of Bali, this award-winning luxury resort takes a holistic approach to wellness. Whether you’re keen to ease the mind, body, or soul, Como Shambhala Estate covers every aspect of health improvement.

Massage and spa therapies, stress management programs, and outdoor activities are spread across a gym, treatment center, vitality pool, and the natural landscape.

From detox to fitness, your stay can be tailored to your needs with experts such as doctors, oriental medicine consultants, and yoga, pilates, and nutrition instructors at your disposal. Accommodation comprises five residences with multiple suites as well as one and two-bedroom villas.

Carillon Miami Wellness Resort

Carillon Miami Wellness Resort, Florida, USA

Carillon Miami Wellness Resort is a premier luxury wellness destination located on picturesque Miami Beach. This resort features world-class amenities, including a full-service spa, a 70,000 sq. ft. fitness center, a holistic medical center, and a variety of activities designed to promote total wellness. The resort also provides access to an extensive selection of holistic treatments, health and nutrition counseling, yoga and meditation services, and more. With its tranquil atmosphere and experienced staff, Carillon Miami Wellness Resort is the perfect place for guests to relax and recharge.

The largest spa and wellness facility on America’s east coast, this restorative paradise sits on the famous Miami Beach. A 6.5-kilometer spa provides a plethora of options including boxing, dance, rocking climbing, and yoga classes. Other facilities are also waiting to be explored from rain showers and a Finnish sauna to a steam room and the city’s only igloo.

If you’re a stickler for traditional treatments Carillon also provides beauty and massage therapies or if you’re looking for more niche offerings try the cryo skin toning, acupuncture, and salt float therapy. Five-star accommodation options are also part of the package comprising luxury one and two-bedroom apartments with stunning views and modern facilities.

Ananda in the Himalayas, Rishikesh, India

Ananda in the Himalayas, Rishikesh, India

Ananda in the Himalayas is an award-winning luxury destination spa located in the foothills of the Himalayas in Rishikesh, India. Ananda offers a unique combination of traditional Indian wellness therapies, spiritual practices, and holistic treatments, allowing guests to enjoy an immersive experience in the ancient art of Indian wellness. At Ananda, guests can experience the healing power of Ayurveda, the world’s oldest traditional system of holistic healing, as well as ancient yoga, meditation, and pranayama (breath control) practices. With its breathtaking views of the Himalayan Mountains, lush gardens, and spiritual ambiance, Ananda provides guests with a nurturing environment to refresh, rejuvenate, and reconnect with their inner selves.

Resting at the foothills of the Himalayas, this award-winning luxury wellness destination focuses on integrated well-being through the mind, body, and soul.

Boasting more than 80 treatments and ten wellness programs, Ananda provides everything from yoga, acupuncture, and physiotherapy to nutrition and Ayurveda. Finding its home on the 100-acre Maharaja’s Palace Estate, guests are immersed in the graceful Sal forests overlooking the spiritual town of Rishikesh and the Ganges river valley.

As well as wonderful treatment programs, the resort also offers multiple accommodation options with 70 rooms with garden, valley, or palace views, four suites with private gardens, and three luxury villas.

Six Senses Douro Valley, Portugal

Six Senses Douro Valley, Portugal

Six Senses Douro Valley, Portugal is a stunning luxury resort set in a breathtaking natural landscape. Located in the rolling hills of the Douro Valley, the resort offers stunning views of the surrounding vineyards and the nearby river. Guests can enjoy a variety of activities, including vineyard tours, wine tastings, fishing, and hiking. The resort’s spa features a variety of treatments and experiences, while the restaurants offer locally sourced cuisine. With its luxurious accommodations, fine dining, and activities, Six Senses Douro Valley is the perfect place for a romantic getaway or a relaxing escape.

The five-star spa hotel is set amongst the vineyards and beautiful hills of Portugal’s celebrated wine region. Providing the ultimate natural hideaway, the retreat offers four wellness programs; sleep and resilience, cleanse and detox, trim and fit, and full potential. Aside from these personised regimes, Six Senses Douro Valley provides a slew of health initiatives including spa treatments, movement, yoga, meditation, cryotherapy, and mindfulness sessions with experts.

Set in a restored 19thcentury manor, guests are also treated to spacious suites, villas, a shared swimming pool, and other facilities surrounded by glorious gardens, woodlands, and sweeping panoramas. 

OCÉANO Health Spa Hotel, Tenerife

OCÉANO Health Spa Hotel, Tenerife, Spain

OCÉANO Health Spa Hotel, Tenerife is located on the stunning Canary Island of Tenerife and is surrounded by lush green gardens and mountains. The hotel features a vast range of luxurious facilities and services, such as a heated pool, sauna, gym, and spa, as well as a range of treatments and therapies, a restaurant, bar and lounge area, and much more. Guests can also enjoy a variety of activities such as yoga, tai chi, and aqua aerobics. The hotel also offers a complimentary shuttle service to the beach and other nearby attractions.

Backed by a philosophy that uses the ocean as the cornerstone of well-being, this Spanish health spa hotel combines holistic detoxification concepts with manual therapies. Its goal is to restore mind-body well-being where intensive 7, 14 and 21-day programs are available across detoxification, weight loss, metabolic problems, and stress management to name a few.

Surrounded by the beautiful nature of Tenerife, guests are encouraged to utilize the healing power of nature as well as benefitting from the experienced team of doctors and therapists on hand. The hotel delivers four-star accommodation across 96 rooms and suites with sea views plus spa facilities and a F. X. Mayr restaurant.

I would recommend staying at Healing Hotels for those looking for a holistic approach to wellness and a unique experience combining both physical and emotional healing. Healing Hotels provide a variety of treatments and activities that focus on improving overall health and well-being, from yoga and meditation to spa treatments and health coaching. They also offer a range of nutrition and lifestyle services, as well as holistic therapies such as Ayurveda, Reiki, and acupuncture. With these holistic services and a relaxing atmosphere, Healing Hotels offer an ideal escape from the stresses of everyday life and a chance to reconnect with your body and spirit.

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