Escaping to nature is a holistic way to recover from city stress. With self-isolation taken to new meanings in 2020, wellness wanderlusts are looking to travel further into the quiet of secluded islands. These are the best luxury island wellness escapes in Asia that we’re dreaming of right now…
Kagi Maldives Spa Island, The Maldives
Located in the tranquil Maldives, Kagi recently opened its doors in the Northern Male Atoll, serving guests with wellness facilities and five-star service. Designed by renowned architect Yuji Yamazaki, the spa-centric resort is a boutique property comprising a 1,500-square-metre spa and wellness space, with a holistic open-air yoga pavilion to ignite inner calm. Restore your senses at this exclusive resort which will take your mind away from any stress.
Prices from US$1,314 per night | Book now on kagimaldives.com
Amanpulo, The Philippines
On the Pamalican Island of Palawan, Philippines, Amanpulo—accessible only via seaplane transfer—takes seclusion to new highs. The blissful private island paradise feels worlds away from anywhere, surrounded only by turquoise seas and pristine sandy shores. Wellness seekers can embark on the spa and fitness experiences that embrace traditional healing techniques, or simply spend hours sun-basking while watching the world go by.
Bawah Reserve, Indonesia
Sustainable luxury wellness retreat Bawah Reserve is sheltered in the secluded Anambas Archipelago, far from any city bustle. Accessible via private seaplane transfer from Singapore, the peaceful island resort embraces wellness at its core, within a jungle-clad setting. Meditate near the crystal-clear shores or make use of the stunning spa—paradise is waiting.
Song Saa Private Island, Cambodia
Take an eco-friendly escape to Song Saa Private Island, where nature meets nurture. Located amid pristine tropical surroundings, the island resort encourages self-discovery, spiritual healing and wildlife preservation. Healthy holiday hunters can embrace the personalised experience integrated from the moment you arrive, with every small detail arranged, including where you want your yoga mat placed. Meditate on Koh Bong’s meditation rock and take a holistic break with one of the onsite spa treatments.
Kamalaya, Koh Samui
Well-renowned for its signature detox retreats, Kamalaya is an immersive wellness retreat in Koh Samui. Each retreat is guided by international naturopaths to curate a personalised wellness experience for its guests. Set your mind onto the comprehensive wellness retreats for a rejuvenating experience within its beach setting.