SPA & WELLNESS
A healing oasis hidden among the dunes.
Indulge in the essence of Anantara Spa as you are gently whisked away on a journey of lasting impressions, combining Middle Eastern remedies, Thai expertise and an extensive range of Biologique Recherche to pamper your mind, body and spirit.
Embrace the gifts of the desert with rose, rhassoul and argan oil body treatments. Indulge in an authentic Moroccan hammam journey. Revive the spirit at our dedicated meditation and wellness centre led by international yogis.
Relish in our wellness approach designed to your personalised life situations.
- Variety of massages, body experiences, facials and signature treatments
- Five luxurious treatment suites for individuals and couples
- Relaxation area with amazing views of the desert
- Dedicated wellness and medication centre
- Private male and female changing areas
- Wellness experiences
- Moroccan Hammam
- Two heated Jacuzzis
- Private yoga classes
- Two steam rooms
- Thai Sala (from October - April)
- Ice room
SIGNATURE SPA TREATMENT
ARABIAN DESERT ROSE RITUAL (Half Day - 240 minutes)
Commence this unique retreat with body scrub to gently cleanse the skin and restore radiance and softness. Delight in a rejuvenating body mask and slip into a rose milk bath to nourish and provide intense moisture to your skin. Feel tension slip away with a sensual body massage and reveal your skin’s luminosity with facial to soothe and rejuvenate even the most sensitive skin.
Floral Foot Ritual • Rose Desert Sand Body Scrub • Rhassoul Body Mask • Rose Milk Bath • Sensual Rose Body Massage • Selected Biologique Recherche Facial • Refreshment
DESERT RETREAT (120 minutes)
Create blissful memories with your loved one. Let our therapist’s expert hands gently exfoliate the full body with a body scrub, leaving the skin radiant and soft. Let go of all tension with a 60-minute signature massage, a combination of hot stone and heated Rub’ Al Khali sand poultice that will provide intense relaxation. Complete the journey with an express facial to instantly revive dull, lifeless skin.
Floral Foot Ritual • Desert Sand Scrub • Desert Fusion Massage • Express Facial • Refreshment
QASR AL SARAB ROYAL HAMMAM (120 minutes)
Pamper yourself in pure Arabian traditions with a private Moroccan Hammam. The quintessential ritual is built around full-body cleansing, exfoliating, moisturising and relaxing. After the skin is purified, the treatment finishes with a back massage that relieves tension, promotes blood circulation, and uplifts the mind.
Traditional Black Olive Soap • Steam • Rhassoul Mask • Hair Cleansing and Mask • Mini Facial • Jacuzzi • Ice Room • Back Massage • Refreshment
Dr. Sohal 'Soho' Shah
Dive into the remarkable journey of Dr. Sohal 'Soho' Shah, an Australia-based holistic healing expert with roots in Indian alternative medicine family. His global expertise has flourished in ultra-luxury wellness retreats across five countries. From studying Alternative Medicine in India, perfecting acupuncture in Vietnam, to exploring Cosmetic & clinical Acupuncture in Australia, Soho blends traditional and modern therapies, emphasizing the body's self-healing ability. Fascinatingly, he believes alternative therapies work faster at resorts due to enhanced rest. Offering private consultations, Soho guides towards a healthier life.
1 and 3 Day Wellness Package
INTRODUCTION TO WELLNESS (1 DAY)
A one-day retreat to start the wellness process to renew your mind, body, and spirit with a day of wellness, whether you are in search of detoxing, de-stressing or quality sleep.
- Consultation with the Wellness Guru (20 mins)
- Yoga or meditation session (60 mins)
- Your choice of wellness therapy (60 mins)
PERSONALISED WELLNESS (3 DAYS)
Begin your path towards a balanced mind, body and soul with this holistic retreat with a wellness consultation to understand your specific health needs and goals. Unwind and forget about your worries under the healing hands of our experienced therapists. Leave revitalised, renewed and completely harmonised.
- Consultation with the Wellness Guru (20 mins)
- Yoga or meditation session (30 mins x 3)
- Your choice of wellness therapy (60 mins x 4)
3 and 5 Days Biologique Recherche Anti-Aging Body and Face Retreat
Immerse into the world of Biologique Recherche results driven treatments. A personalized program designed to restore and detox, giving your skin a new life. This intense personalized care will address body and face, each day will be focused on the specific needs of the skin to reclaim the healthy appearance.
3 DAYS BIOLOQIQUE RECHERCHE ANTI-AGING BODY AND FACE RETREAT
- Epidermal Renewal (120 minutes)
- Face Rejuvenation (60 minutes)
- Body Rejuvenation (120 minutes)
5 DAYS BIOLOQIQUE RECHERCHE ANTI-AGING BODY AND FACE RETREAT
- Epidermal Detox (150 minutes)
- Lifting and Toning (120 minutes)
- Slimming and Oxygenating (120 minutes)
- Revitalizing Complexion (120 minutes)
- Regenerating Glow (180 minutes)
Body Retreat by Biologique Recherche
BIOLOGIQUE RECHERCHE EXPERIENCE (120 minutes)
Experience the ultimate two-hour Biologique Recherche treatments for body and face. Products containing the highest concentration of active ingredients are applied to recondition the epidermis and improve skins elasticity, purifying, tightening, and redefying your skin.
- Floral Foot Ritual
- Detoxifying Algae Wrap Treatment - Soin Minceur aux Algues Body Treatment (60 minutes)
- Toning and Reviving Face Treatment - Soin Lotion MC 110 Facial Treatment (60 minutes)
Anantara Synchronised Four-Hand Massage - 90 minutes
Let tension melt away with a heavenly four-hand massage performed by two expert therapists using pressure point techniques in rhythmic tandem to alleviate stress
Anantara Signature Massage - 90 minutes
Combining revered eastern and western techniques with Anantara’s expertise, purpose-designed movements and a signature oil blend stimulate the circulation and deeply relax muscles, while reflexology clears energy blockages to promote overall wellbeing
Desert Fusion Massage - 90 minutes
Using hot stone and heated Rub’ Al Khali sand poultice, the Desert Fusion Massage is a combination of signature techniques to melt stress away. The heated minerals release muscle tension and offer powerful detoxifying benefits, while oil is massaged over the full body to provide intense relaxation.
Meet the Wellness Guru
A scholar of wellness and passionate about life- enhancing experiences, Ratheesh is on-hand to tailor your individualised journey at Anantara Spa. He boasts a wealth
of qualifications, including diplomas in yoga, massage therapy and spa therapy management, ayurvedic nursing and yoga teacher training, and applies his knowledge to craft your wellness experience. Benefit from his extensive skills in yoga and meditation sessions, ayurvedic treatments and detox programmes, traditional massage techniques.
Raksa AA-Gaan Massage - Thai Therapeutic Massage
Drawing on Anantara’s Thai roots, our expert therapist utilises a variety of traditional massage techniques to boost circulation and relieve pain and fatigue in your body leaving you feeling energized and blissfully stress-free.
Lukprakob Massage - Thai Herbal Compress Massage
This ancestral treatment removes negative energy and sluggishness, soothes muscle tension and eases out stiffness. Known for their healing properties, heated Thai herbs and spices poultice are applied on the body followed by a full body massage with herbal oils.
Restore balance with this ancient healing massage. Herb-infused oils are gently warmed and lightly massaged into the skin using soothing friction strokes. As the oils penetrate the skin, toxins and impurities are loosened, reducing muscle tension and calming the nervous system.
Indian Head Massage
Based on Ayurvedic principles, this soothing massage combines pressure point techniques and stretching movements to relieve tension in the head and neck, helping to relieve insomnia, chronic headaches, migraines and sinusitis.
Soul & Skin Wellness
Biologique Recherche Soin Oxygenant Booster VIP O2 Facial
This skin brightening and anti-pollution ritual features a perfect combination of micro-exfoliation and oxygenation of the epidermis. This treatment leaves the skin healthy, revitalized and regenerated.
Biologique Recherche Body Treatment - Sion Lift Corps
A firming and lifting treatment that leaves you with a refined skin texture and a re-sculpted body. This treatment features an exfoliating session followed by a bio-reflex massage using a moisturizing and dermo-protecting complex that tones the epidermis and refines the skin’s texture.