Ila treatments launch at The Residences, Zanzibar

A series of treatments by British spa brand Ila have launched at the spa at The Residences, Zanzibar.

The treatments at the spa at the 66-villa resort incorporate locally sourced ingredients, including honey, coconut, cinnamon, cloves and lemongrass. 

The Ila signature treatments developed for the spa include the Elite Zanzibar Spice Journey, a full body treatment with herbs and spices.

Also on the menu is the Etan Signature Face Therapy – designed to reduce cellular inflammation, re-energise the body, balance the hormonal system and increase hydration. 

Ingredients used in the treatment include frankincense, plant stem cells and liquid gold. The new Ila treatments at the spa also include the Tree of Life and Yemaya body rituals. 

The Tree of Life ritual for men and the Yemaya ritual for women feature the use of the African baobab, argan and moringa oils. Both treatments include a body scrub, a herbal liver pack and an Ila massage. 

Julian Burton, general manager of The Residence Zanzibar, said: “We are delighted to be working with Ila to offer our guests luxurious and organic treatments. The nourishing and locally-sourced treatments will delight those looking for a calming and rejuvenating experience.”

The Spa at The Residences, Zanzibar features six treatments pavilions, each with their own bath, outdoor shower and relaxation area, as well as a thermal area with sauna, steam room and whirlpool facilities, and a pool, a yoga studio ad fitness equipment.