2016 World Spa & Wellness Awards shortlist revealed

Published 07th Sep 2015 by PB Admin
2016 World Spa & Wellness Awards shortlist revealed

The finalists in the 2016 World Spa & Wellness Awards have been announced. The shortlisted candidates will be visited by two awards judges, one official and one mystery judge, in the coming months.

The winners will then be announced at an evening awards ceremony at The Brewery events venue in London on Sunday February 28. The spas and resorts shortlisted for the 2016 awards are:

Worldwide Health & Wellness Destination

Ayurveda Parkschlösschen, Traben-Trarbach, Germany
Como Shambhala Estate, Bali, Indonesia
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa, Koh Samui, Thailand
Lanserhof Tegernsee, Waakirchen, Germany
Lapinha Spa, Lapa, Brazil
Lefay Resort & Spa Lago di Garda, Gargnano, Italy

Resort Spa of the Year: Asia & Australasia 

Harnn Heritage Spa at InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Talise Spa at Jumeirah Dhevanafushi, Maldives
The Island Spa at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa
The Spa and Ayurvedic Retreat at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru 

Resort Spa of the Year: North and South America 

Banyan Tree Spa at Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Grand Velas Spa at Grand Velas Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Mayflower Grace Spa at The Mayflower Grace, Washington, USA
Miraval Life in Balance Spa with Clarins, Tuscon, USA
The Spa at Fairmont Grand Del Mar, San Diego, USA
Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont Banff Springs, Alberta, Canada 

Resort Spa of the Year: Middle East & Africa 

Banyan Tree Spa Al Wadi  at Banyan Tree Al Wadi, UAE       
Emirates Palace Spa at Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Talise Ottoman Spa at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, UAE
The Cascades Spa & Thalasso at Soma Bay, Hurghada, Egypt
Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont The Palm, Dubai, UAE

Resort Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia

36.5° Wellbeing & Thermal Spa at Grand Resort Bad Ragaz, Switzerland
Blue Lagoon, Iceland
Salt Creek Spa at Ystad Saltsjöbad, Sweden
Sayanna Wellness at Epic Sana Algarve Hotel, Portugal
Talise Spa at Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa, Mallorca, Spain 

Resort Spa of the Year: Eastern Europe

Amanzoe Spa at the Amanzoe, Kranidi, Greece
Hebe Spa at Columbia Beach Resort, Limassol, Cyprus
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Bodrum, Turkey
The Spa by Occo at Sun Gardens Dubrovnik, Croatia Spa 
Vilnius Anyksciai, Lithuania

Hotel Spa of the Year: Middle East and Africa

Anantara Spa at Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Espa at The Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi, UAE 
Goco Spa at Ajman Saray, UAE 
Lux Me at Lux Belle Mare, Mauritius 
Mandara Spa at The H Dubai, UAE 
Nira Spa at Shanti Maurice, St Felix, Mauritius

Hotel Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia

Espa at The Europe Hotel and Resort, County Kerry, Ireland
Farris Bad Spa, Larvik, Norway
Institut Dior at Hôtel Plaza Athénée, Paris, France

The Spa at The Chedi Andermatt, Switzerland
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Paris, France
Spa Le Bristol by La Prairie, Paris, France

Hotel Spa of the Year: North & South America

Elements Spa By Banyan Tree at Tivoli Sao Paulo, Brazil
Nizuc Spa by Espa at Nizuc Resort & Spa, Cancun, Mexico
One&Only Spa, One&Only Palmilla, Mexico
Spa D’Água at Botanique Hotel & Spa, Campos do Jordao, Brazil
Unu Spa at Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, Peru

Hotel Spa of the Year: Asia & Australasia

Away Spa at W Retreat & Spa Bali Seminyak, Indonesia
Banyan Tree Spa at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Bliss Spa at W Hong Kong
Favourite Kerala Ayurveda and Spa at The Leela Kovalam, Kerala, India
Jiva Grande at Vivanta by Taj-Surajkund, Faridabad, India
The Ritz-Carlton Spa by Espa at The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong

Hotel Spa of the Year: Eastern Europe 

Espa Riga at Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija, Riga, Latvia
Luciano Spa at Luciano Hotel, Kazan, Russia
Old House Resort & Spa, Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Raffles Spa at Raffles Istanbul, Turkey
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Prague, Czech Republic

The finalists in the 2016 Professional Beauty Awards have also been announced today. View the full list online

For more information on the awards night, and to book tickets, click HERE

PB Admin

PB Admin

Published 07th Sep 2015

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