Concierge: Spa Packages

The Spa by Thalgo's wellness packages include massages, taiji, yoga, aromatherapy, body wraps and special meals.
The Spa by Thalgo's wellness packages include massages, taiji, yoga, aromatherapy, body wraps and special meals.PHOTO: THE SUN SIYAM IRU FUSHI


Get your health and wellness back on track with a holiday at The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi's award-winning spa centre, The Spa by Thalgo in the Noonu Atoll, Maldives.

The spa has introduced four new five-, seven- and 10-day wellness experiences.

They are the Unwind Spa, Slim & Sculpt, Mukthi Ayur- vedic Spa and Qi Revitalization Chinese Medicine packages.

All the packages are tailored by spa therapists to meet each guest's needs through scrubs, massages, aromatherapy, body wraps, taiji, yoga and meal plans arranged by the in-house Ayurvedic doctor.

For example, the five-day Slim & Sculpt package includes daily morning yoga, steam baths and a combination of high precision treatments to treat cellulite, fight excess fat, stimulate circulation and firm problem areas. The package starts from US$1,497 (S$2,115).

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Raffles Hotels & Resorts is offering discounts of up to 40 per cent off its hotel suites in Paris and Istanbul.

The deal, available for a minimum of two nights stay, must be booked by Jan 15 for stays till Feb 15. Blackout dates may apply.

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Swiss hospitality group Movenpick Hotels & Resorts has announced its new management deal for the first integrated destination resort in Vietnam.

The 52-ha Movenpick Resort Phu Quoc, which will open on the southern Vietnamese island next year, will have 250 hotel rooms, 100 residences and 50 luxury pool villas facing the Gulf of Thailand.

It will have a themed retail village, water park, lagoon- style pool, destination spa, 1,000 sq m convention area, amphitheatre, cooking school, beach club, kids club, water sports centre, fitness centre, and an adventure and teambuilding activity course.

The resort will also offer a hotel school with staff accommodation.

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Lydia Vasko

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on January 03, 2016, with the headline 'Concierge: Spa Packages'. Print Edition | Subscribe