There’s nothing more relaxing than a day spent between the spa and the sea. Dubai is known for its world-class hotels with equally world-class spa facilities. With so many to choose from Top Spots Dubai has rounded up the top 10 beach resort spas in Dubai.
1. Talise Spa Jumeirah Al Qasr
The sweeping Talise Spa is located between lush gardens and beach. Inside there are both single and couples treatment suites, a sauna and steam room, plunge pool and swimming pool, as well as private guided meditation gardens and women’s only spaces. There’s also a collection of private luxury treatment villas for those that really want to indulge. Guests can enjoy a wide range of personalised treatments. Talise Spa Al Qasr makes the most of its seaside location with regular sunset yoga sessions on the beach.
2. Talise Spa, Burj Al Arab
Situated inside the iconic Burj Al Arab hotel, this spa is spread over two floors and is 150m above sea level. Treatments are focused on luxury and indulgence. The spa menu has been curated to include products by the likes of La Prairie and ingredients that include gold and caviar. Facilities include indoor infinity pools with impressive views, jacuzzi, saunas, steam rooms and plunge pools. There are also separate spaces for men/women.
3. Guerlain Spa, The One & Only The Palm
The One & Only the Palm is home to the UAE’s only Guerlain Spa. Head here for advanced French skincare and decadent treatments in a tranquil Moorish setting. Enjoy the Secrets of India massage to the Guerlain curated playlist or the spa’s famous Moroccan Hammam. Guerlain Spa features nine treatment rooms with open-air relaxation spaces, couples treatment rooms as well as sauna and steam rooms and a relaxing Moroccan-style courtyard.
4. Talise Ottoman Spa Jumeirah Zabeel Saraay, Palm Jumeirah
Talise Ottoman Spa is known for its scale. It encloses an impressive 42 treatment rooms as well as thalassotherapy pools, steam rooms, saunas, and a snow room. This spa offers Turkish-influenced treatments and surroundings blended with luxury including the largest hammam treatment room in the Middle East.
5. Bulgari Spa
Bulgari Spa is set on the private Jumeirah Bay Island. The spa has seven treatment rooms. Facials incorporate luxurious La Mer products. For those with sensitive skin, there’s also a special treatment menu featuring combinations of organic botanical ingredients. The 25-metre indoor pool features floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the surrounding sea. For a truly indulgent experience head to the couples suite with sea views and an indoor pool lined with gold. Facilities include a vitality pool inspired by Roman baths.
6. One&Only Spa, One & Only Royal Mirage Al Sufouh
One&Only Spa is famous for its Traditional Oriental Hammam, a luxurious take on the Moroccan bath. Treatments centre around ancient rituals with a luxurious twist. The spa’s 12 treatment rooms take their design influence from traditional Arabesque architecture. The couples hammam suite features heated marble beds. Separate facilities for men/women feature steam rooms, saunas and plunge pools.
7. The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Jumeira
The Spa has a host of treatments inspired by the UAE’s local heritage including their signature Nomadic Sensory Journey, a treatment which includes Emirati drumming. The VIP suite impresses with sea views and an interconnecting Hammam treatment area. For those who need a little extra energy boost, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Jumeira offers guests a menu of intravenous therapy infusions.
8. Pearl Spa, Four Seasons Jumeirah
The Pearl Spa takes its influence from the region and the UAE’s legacy as a pearl-diving centre with treatments such as the signature pearl lifting facial. More state-of-the-art treatments include the Biologique Recherche therapies which draw on innovation in skincare and can be enhanced with state-of-the-art bio-electrostimulation.
9. Qua Spa Caesars Palace Dubai
The Qua Spa concept comes from Las Vegas and brings with it a marriage of Japanese technologies and indulgent treatments. The spa is themed around the classic five elements from Japanese philosophy (earth, water, fire, wind and void). There are eight treatment rooms and two couples suites. Qua Spa offers guests celeb-worthy treatments such as the Beverly Hills Vitamin Therapy (BHVT). Facilities include rock saunas, aroma steam rooms, experience showers and ice fountains.
10. Spa at Waldorf Astoria, Palm Jumeirah
Inside the Spa at Waldorf Astoria, there are 12 treatment rooms and two couples suites, hot tubs, saunas and a herbal stream room. There is a wide range of treatments including ‘parent and child’ treatment options meaning that your little ones can enjoy a day of relaxation too.