With the latest positive news on travel restrictions being loosened, now is the time to finally book that well-deserved wellness getaway and so Healing Holidays, the UK’s leading wellness travel specialist, is pleased to be able to offer some available last-minute getaways for those wanting to restore body, mind & soul, and recharge for the New Year ahead.
Celebrate Christmas overlooking the breathtakingly beautiful Lake Garda at Lefay Resort with a special and very affordable 3-night package. In addition to experiencing a traditional Italian Christmas Eve dinner and Christmas Day lunch, you’ll also enjoy a pampering massage, a session in the salt-water pool, and access to the Spa, which features pools, saunas, a fitness centre and relaxation areas.
Price starting from £789pp sharing including transfers, accommodation, breakfast and a 3-night Christmas wellness programme.
Lefay’s second location, up high in the Dolomites, offers a special 5-night Christmas stay surrounded by stunning mountain scenery. A relaxing massage, a pampering facial, and a detoxifying body scrub will follow traditional Christmas Eve dinner and Christmas Day lunch, and access to Lefay Dolomiti’s Spa, which includes a fitness centre, saunas and pools, is also included.
Price starting from £2,229pp sharing including transfers, accommodation, breakfast and a 5-night Christmas wellness programme.
Another Italian gem, L’Albereta is a world away from a typical minimalist spa. Whilst it’s home to the state-of-the-art, multi award-winning Espace Chenot Spa, it also oozes old-time glamour with its historic paintings and frescoes. The resort’s health-promoting programmes are all about boosting your metabolism whilst promoting better ageing and performance – enjoy incredible lymphatic drainage, mud wraps and meridian-boosting jet baths.
Price starting from £1,599pp sharing including transfers, accommodation, full board and a 3-night rebalance body & face programme
A firm favourite of Healing Holidays, SHA is tucked away on a hillside overlooking Spain’s southern coast. With its 360-degree approach to wellness it offers a potent combination of natural therapies, first rate nutrition and the latest advancements in Western medicine. This is a serious medical clinic offering a plethora of programmes and medical diagnostics. You can do it all here, from genetic testing or a sleep-recovery programme, to weight-loss and detox, to a “stop smoking” programme. SHA also excels at fitness and has a host of complimentary classes on offer, as well as wonderful walks and hikes and a state-of-the-art gym with the very best trainers.
Price starting from £2,299pp sharing including transfers, accommodation, full board and a 4-night rebalance programme
A place that ticks all the tropical boxes with palm-fringed beaches, warm azure waters and everything for idyllic-island living, now has a spa resort really worth talking about – Kagi Spa Island. This luxurious all-villa property delivers delicious pampering treatments alongside dedicated Yoga programmes, and mind-sorting treatments like Chakra balancing and life-coaching.
Price starting from £2,449pp sharing including transfers, accommodation, full board and a 7-night stay.
Anyone looking to meet the New Year feeling refreshed and cleansed should head to Austria and the Park Igls medical clinic for their special 7-night New Year Mayr Detox Programme. It’s a combination of medical testing, nutrition, exercise and various detoxifying treatments, including a full-body exfoliation and a metabolic detox bath which helps the body to rid itself of harmful toxins that may have accumulated over the festive period. Access to the swimming pool & sauna, and participation in group activities & lectures are also included, as is an invitation to the New Year’s Eve party, where a delicious Modern Mayr cuisine buffet will be served.
Price starting from £2,839pp sharing including transfers, accommodation, full board and a 7-night New Year’s wellness programme.
Located at the foot of the Swiss Alps on the shores of Lake Lucerne, Chenot Palace Weggis offers a highly bespoke approach to wellness that combines the principles of traditional Chinese healing with the latest scientific advances in Western medicine within a luxurious environment. It has a medical spa facility of 5000 square metres and 97 luxurious guest rooms fully dedicated to supporting the Chenot Method-based programmes, with outstanding professional excellence at all levels, from hospitality to medical care, with state-of-the-art diagnostics and advanced medical screening tests.
Price starting from £6,699pp sharing including transfers, accommodation, full board and a 7-night detox programme
Healing Holidays is a multi-award winning wellness travel company that contracts exclusively with many of the world’s finest spas and medical clinics. Being at the forefront of the UK wellness market for over 15 years, Healing Holidays are constantly expanding their portfolio of properties but crucially their experts only ever give recommendations based upon their first-hand experiences.
The company has been the sole sponsor of both the Condé Nast Traveller and Tatler Spa Guides and Awards for the past 10 years and has won numerous awards, including the World’s Best Spa & Wellness Tour Operator and the UK’s Favourite Specialist Tour Operator.