Top 10 Best Spa Breaks in Europe

Need a time-out from the stresses and strains of everyday life? If you are looking to get away for a dose of wellness without the stress that comes with long haul flights, we are here to help with our top spa breaks in Europe. From a detox spa break to a healing spa retreat, achieve optimal well-being and total relaxation with a wide range of spa treatments tailored to your individual wellness needs. A far more convenient and better value option to travelling half way around the world in search of winter sun and exotic beaches, Europe still has plenty to offer. Whether you fancy a beach spa break or an escape to the countryside, you’re bound to have your energy restored and your senses revived.

Best for Detoxing – Portugal: City Detox at Monchique Resort & Spa


Cleanse your body and feel revitalised at Monchique Resort & Spa

Give your body the spa break it needs with this cleansing detox holiday set in the picturesque Algarve region of Portugal. Offering a menu of delicious and cleansing cuisine for a satisfying detox spa break, your body will be cleansed of harmful toxins, leaving you feeling completely revitalized. Together with the help of expert consultations and a variety of cleansing spa treatments, you will soon be feeling completely refreshed and rejuvenated again. Round-off by exploring your inviting surroundings during the group nature walk, to head home fresh with a rediscovered sense of well-being.

Information and Booking: Monchique Resort & Spa

Best for Healing – Spain: Bliss of Being at Shanti Som

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Heal your mind, body and soul at Shanti Som

Give yourself time to reconnect and allow your body the healing it requires on a spa break at the beautiful Shanti Som Retreat, situated in the heart of Spain’s spectacular Sierra de Las Nieves Nature Park. With a holistic approach to wellness, re-balance your mind, body and soul on a reviving healing spa break combining spa therapies, yoga classes and nutritious cuisine. Not only will you restore your energy, but you will also rediscover calmness and tranquillity amongst the Oriental inspired setting of this spa break, helping you to feel renewed once again.

Information and Booking: Shanti Som

Best for Posture – Italy: Spa at Lefay Resort & Spa Lago di Garda

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Strengthen your body and improve its balance at Lefay

Overlooking magnificent views Italy’s beautiful Lake Garda in the heart of the renowned Riviera dei Limoni, rediscover your body’s balance on a luxury spa break tailored to your wellness needs. Following an initial examination of your energy levels, a medical interview and personalised physiotherapy, wellness experts can guide you through how to improve your posture and flexibility. Experience the benefits of personalised massages and treatments on your specialist spa break, together with rebalancing exercises to strengthen your body. Take some time to explore the beautiful surroundings by going horse riding, sailing or cycling

Information and Booking: Lefay Resort & Spa Lago di Garda

Best for Ayurveda – Portugal: Ayurveda Relaxation at Galo Resort

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Find ultimate relaxation in the tranquil surroundings of Galo Resort

Nestled on the coastline of a small village in Madeira, restore your well-being on a holistic Ayurveda spa break where a series of specialist Ayurveda spa treatments and holistic yoga classes will guarantee you a relaxing stay. Not only is this Ayurvedic spa break a holistic way to reconnect with yourself but it will also enhance your overall vitality. Healthy cooking classes, a range of group fitness classes and nutritional advice will help guide you towards a healthy lifestyle. Explore Madeira on your spa break with other fun activities available, such as paragliding, snorkelling and kayaking.

Information and Booking: Galo Resort


Best for Stress – Portugal: Relax & Pamper at Conrad Algarve

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Relieve stress by the pool at Conrad Algarve

Unplug and recharge your batteries on a spa break in Portugal, nestled in the coast of Quinta do Lago. With a tailored stress management programme covering nutrition, holistic activities and relaxing spa treatments, feel the benefits of a rejuvenating de-stress spa break that is personalised to your wellness needs. Beginning aromatherapy massages and facials, you’ll immediately feel calmer, and followed by a bespoke treatment you’ll have no time for tension on this break. Return home from this stress relieving spa break feeling stronger and renewed, ready to conquer any challenging situations to come your way.

Information and Booking: Conrad Algarve


Best for Insomnia – Spain: Rebalance & Sleep Recovery at SHA Wellness Clinic

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Boost your energy levels as you improve your sleeping patterns at SHA Wellness Clinic

Not getting the sleep you need can hold you back from functioning at your optimal potential and increase your stress levels; leading to detrimental effects on your overall health. With expert medical consultations and check-ups to personalise your programme, find the solution you need on a medical spa break that ensures that you get the best therapies to meet your body’s requirements. From mindfulness therapy and private yoga, to reflexology and traditional Chinese medicine, carefully selected treatments and activities will help to improve your energy and reduce stress to enhance your sleeping patterns.

Information and Booking: SHA Wellness Clinic


Best for Fitness – Turkey: Trim & Fit at Six Senses Kaplankaya

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Kickstart your health and fitness journey by the ocean at Six Senses Kaplankaya


Boost your health and fitness levels by the beautiful coast of Turkey on an active spa break at Six Senses Kaplankaya. Tailor-make your stay with a choice of 1-on-1 activities and spa treatments including fitness training, pilates, yoga and a range of massages, for a fitness spa break that will soon reveal improvements in your well-being. After an active morning, relax at the renowned Six Senses spa and enjoy being pampered with reviving spa treatments as you feel the hard work pay off. Make the most of an invigorating spa break by the Mediterranean Sea with a range of exciting sports to try, including canoeing, kayaking and windsurfing.

Information and Booking: Six Senses Kaplankaya


Best for Anti-aging – Portugal: Anti-Ageing at Vilalara Longevity Thalassa & Medical Spa

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Turn back the clocks and rediscover your youthful glow at Longevity Thalassa & Medical Spa

Overlooking Portugal’s infamous Algarve coastline, get your youthful glow back on an anti-ageing spa break that will turn back the clock with reviving spa treatments. This transformative healthy ageing holiday includes a biophysical examination, nutrition consultation, stress and lifestyle consultation, to ensure a personalised programme that will rejuvenate and renew. Surrounded by beautiful botanical gardens and remarkable views over the Atlantic Ocean, this stunning coastal spa break offers direct access to the beach. Come back having revitalized your senses and enhanced your radiance; looking and feeling younger!

Information and Booking: Vilalara Longevity Thalassa & Medical Spa


Best for Weight Loss – Greece: Advanced Weight Loss at Euphoria Retreat

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Shape up on a relaxing slimming spa break at Euphoria Retreat

Kick-start weight loss on a luxury spa break in the beautiful mountains of Mystras and come back feeling slimmer and rejuvenated. Including a wellness evaluation, personal coaching and a range of slimming treatments, experience a total body overhaul on a transformative weight loss spa break which will leave your feeling lighter and healthier. Fresh healthy meals will be served on a daily basis with a nutritional guidance session to help you cleanse and enhance your results during your stay. Enjoy the picturesque surroundings of this spa break by visiting the nearby historic market towns and villages.

Information and Booking: Euphoria Retreat

Best for a Short Break – UK: Recovery Retreat at Grantley Hall

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Enjoy an active wellness boosting break in the countryside at Grantley Hall

Go for the short spa break and retreat to the tranquil surroundings of the Yorkshire countryside to boost your health and fitness on one of our ultimate luxury wellness spas tailored to your wellness needs. After an initial health and fitness consultation, you will be able to personalise your spa break by choosing the activities and treatments that suit your needs. Combine activities from cryotherapy and shinrin-yoko, to yoga and pilates, with a range of spa therapies. Make the most of state-of-the-art facilities and a Michelin starred restaurant at this spectacular retreat right on your doorstep.

Information and Booking: Grantley Hall


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