Luxe Tiffany’s Top 3 Spas of 2014
After a year of travel to over 20 countries, these three spas stand out as the best of the best for their array of advanced and effective treatments, sleek design and exceptional service making each the ultimate luxury hotel spa experience.
Peninsula Spa at The Peninsula Hong Kong
After a 15 hours flight and arriving at the iconic Peninsula Hong Kong, the first thing I do is schedule an evening spa appointment at the 12,000 square foot Peninsula Spa with spectacular views of Victoria Harbour. The Oxygen Inhalation Therapy is the perfect treatment for jet lag to help you maintain proper oxygen levels in the body, not to mention it’s great for detoxification of the body. Spa treatments are highly personalized and will make you feel totally rejuvenated. During the day, start your stay with a swim in the hotel’s 8th floor swimming pool overlooking Hong Kong’s iconic skyline follow by a healthy spa cuisine lunch on the outdoor terrace on warmer days. This spa will exceed your expectations and more.
The Spa at The Dolder Grand, Zurich Switzerland
No matter how busy my travel schedule is, I always find time to renew myself at The Spa at The Dolder Grand in Zurich, Switzerland. It is 4,000 square meters of total bliss, and total relaxation for the mind, body and soul. The spa uses, products by La Prairie, Kerstin Florian, Horst Kirchberger and Amala, a fabulous and effective Certified Organic spa line. Check into the spa early to unwind by the extraordinary Aqua Zones with its eye-catching swimming pool, outdoor whirlpools, steam bath and snow paradise for those who need to chill out a little further. Don’t miss zoning out on the heated pebbles in the Japanese-style sunaburo. After a Caviar Lift facial by La Prairie, take a fitness class with Johannes following by a healthy lunch at the Spa Café. I may live 6,000 miles away, but I fancy myself a regular.
The Spa at The Mandarin Oriental, New York
For one of the most authentic and indulgent spa experiences, check into to the Spa at The Mandarin Oriental, New York for the ultimate in pampering. I had just returned home from traveling around the world on private jet, and the body needed a little TLC. The VIP Suite is the first of its kind in New York, resembling an Oriental-style home complete with warming fireplace, sumptuous bath, dual massage beds (for couples treatments) encompassing 650 square feet of heaven. Bespoke “Time Rituals” are customized to your needs. After 2 hours of treatments, I felt like a completely new person. The treatments are so exceptional with highly trained therapists customizing your experience, it’s worth a visit to NYC just for this spa alone.