Revealed: winners of the World Spa & Wellness Awards 2021

Nine standout spas were crowned winners at the 2021 World Spa & Wellness Awards during a glamorous black-tie event at The Brewery in London on October 17.

The World Spa & Wellness awards celebrate and recognise the best destination, hotel, and resort spas around the world for their work providing excellent care, standards of service and treatment delivery, as well as demonstrating innovation and leadership. 

The awards ceremony, hosted by comedian Joel Dommett, saw professionals from all corners of the world come together to celebrate the achievements of amazing spa operations across the globe.

Introducing the event, Professional Beauty's head of editorial, Eve Oxberry, said: "These awards are all about raising the profile of the very best spa businesses on a global level, to show the world just what we can achieve – and that this is an industry to be taken seriously."

The World Spa & Wellness Awards 2021 winners are:

Spa of the Year: Asia & Australasia

Winner: TIA Wellness, Da Nang City, Vietnam

Spa of the Year: Eastern Europe

Winner: Six Senses Spa at Porto Elounda Golf & Spa Resort, Aghios Nikolaos, Greece

Sponsored by: Matrix


Spa of the Year: Middle East & Africa

Winner: The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE


Spa of the Year: North & South America

Winner: Cartesiano Urban Wellness Center, Puebla, Mexico


Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia

Winner: Spa at Resort Ragaz, Bad Ragaz, Switzerland

Sponsored by: Biologique Recherche 

Spa Leader of the Year

Winner: Kay Pennington, Aqua Sana, Nottinghamshire, England, UK

Sponsored by: Gharieni


Team of the Year

Winner: Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Khanh Hoa, Vietnam

Sponsored by: Treatwell


Sustainable Spa of the Year

Winner: Lapinha, Lapa, Brazil

Sponsored by: Premier Software


Worldwide Health & Wellness Destination of the Year

Winner: Lefay Resort & Spa Lago di Garda, Gargnano, Italy

Sponsored by: Lemi


A huge congratulations to all the winners, and many thanks to our sponsors.

We look forward to seeing what you achieve in the next year ahead of the 2022 awards.

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