First Jiva Spa in Europe to open in London
Taj Hotels is opening its first Jiva spa in Europe at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate in London.
A partnership between Taj Hotels and British spa brand Temple Spa, the new three-treatment-room spa will open on March 1.
Jiva’s Ayurvedic-inspired healing therapies will be on offer, such as Vishuddi, an exfoliation using silk gloves followed by full body lymphatic drainage massage and an Indian herb wrap.
The treatments are based on the use of Indian herbs, pure essential oils and “ancient botanical ingredients”.
Temple Spa’s Western influence makes for a diverse treatment menu, with experiences like the Champagne and Truffle Deluxe Treatment, a 90-minute luxury facial that includes lifting massage and used the brand’s Truffle skincare line.
Designed by Emil Eve Architects, Jiva Spa at Taj Hotel 51 Buckingham Gate will also feature a relaxation area with vitality pool, steam room, sauna and an “emotional shower”; as well as fitness facilities where guests and members alike can make use of personal trainers.
Taj Hotels runs existing Jiva Spas in locations including India, Abu Dhabi, South Africa and Maldives.