This spa in the Emerald Palace Kempinski Hotel will make you feel like royalty. Combining the best practices from Japan, China, Africa, and India, the 3,000-square-meter sanctuary holds 23 treatment rooms and four Japanese wooden bathtubs. Give your mind the break it needs as you enjoy treatments like Sirodhara Royal care. The space also offers a yoga studio and a 24-hour Wellness Club with Technogym equipment.
+971 4 248 8888, Emerald Palace Kempinski Hotel
Step inside the spa that takes a cue from the desert for its exquisite treatments and design. Spread across 2,000 square meters, the space comprises nine treatment rooms including a hammam, VIP suite, fitness center and movement studio. Among the highlights is the Nomadic Sensory Therapy, which involves a rhythmic ritual that captures the spirit of Emirati Bedouin life with a drum called doumbek.
+971 4 777 2222, Mandarinoriental
Housed in the five-star Al Bait hotel, this spa fuses Middle- and Far-Eastern approaches to healing and wellness. Awaiting you is a space that’s a visual treat with its Moroccan aesthetic and treatments, including oriental rituals, hammams, and body polish to leave you rejuvenated.
+971 6502 5555, Ghmhotels
Located at the Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas, this spa holds 10 elegant treatment rooms. Signature services include the Himalayan Pink Stone Healing Massage that combines ancient healing methods with modern therapeutic techniques, as well as the Aroma Radiance Lift facial that’s your answer to anti-aging. The space offfers a well-rounded experience with access to a beauty salon, tennis court, and mini golf field.
+971 2 697 9333, Rotanatimes
Located in the new W Dubai’s ground floor, Away Spa’s design is in a league of its own. Think about glistening tiles in deep hues that take a cue from the pearl diving history of Dubai. There are 11 treatment rooms including a couple’s suite, hammam and sauna. You can relax and also walk out in style, as the beauty bar offers glow masks, manicures, glitter touch-ups, and even wink lash application.
+971 4 245 5533, Marriott
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