Last Updated: January 24, 2019 Nidhi Singh
From the Hellenistic era of beauty diva Cleopatra to the 21st century independent and successful modern women, things seem to have changed much and indeed a thorough scrutiny has a definite story to prove it. Well, undoubtedly there have been many changes but one thing that has stayed constant is beauty and its value for women and men. The Good Ol’ charm of attractive looks can never be ignored and be it Cleopatra who had many regimes (bath in honey, milk and use of aloe-vera and rose essentials) that kept her beautiful and fresh or be it the modern woman who likes to keep a balance between her work and beauty have the same instinct of enhancing and maintaining beauty. Today with the opening of spa and beauty treatment centres, it has become convenient for the modern women to stay beautiful and charming all their lives. However, these fine beauty centres not only appeal the contemporary women but also the cosmopolitan men as they offer premium body care, rejuvenation therapies and de-stressing treatments.
Beauty Duty of the Capital City…
Like any metropolitan city, Delhi is also replete with some of the finest spa and beauty treatment centres. With most of the wellness centres being inside top hotels in Delhi, you can expect experiencing world-class services and luxury like never before. Hosting a perfect blend of therapeutic, rejuvenation and ayurveda treatment encounters you here with some of the most amiable staff that treat you no less than a royal higher. We have enlisted here for you some of the best places for spa services in Delhi so you don’t have to go head hunting anywhere else:
ESPA, The Leela Palace
You know you are the right door as soon as you walk through the corridor of The Leela Palace’s ESPA. A total tranquil environment take up the setting and you are left feeling peaceful and de-stressed by the end of your rejuvenation journey. Standing tall in the alleys of Chankayapuri, the Leela Palace is known to offer its guests world-class services and accommodation facility and the same air goes about its health care venture ESPA. Housing a fitness studio, health cafe, relaxation rooms and therapy rooms, ESPA is indeed one of the best places for spa in Delhi. Treat yourself here with Ayurvedic treatments and international massages amidst soothing environment, diffused lighting and aromatic ambiance. The decor of the spa centre speaks much about the services and results here. A spa at ESPA may cost between Rs.1950 and Rs.11000, the best spa that we can recommend is the Royal Leela Facial, in which warm poultices are blended with herbs that improve skin condition.
The Imperial Spa and Salon, The Imperial
Royalty at Imperial speaks superciliously and you in no way can reason it. A heritage like no other, the Imperial treats guests with nothing short of perfection. If you are looking for a perfect place to relax your muscles and regain strength and peace of mind then who have knocked the right door, The Imperial Spa and Salon guarantees to offer you just that. Situated centrally at Janpath, New Delhi, The Imperial offers a handsome list of varieties of spa, massages and treatments and a tasteful decor that serves the purpose of transforming your stressful day into a meaningful pleasing day. Each spa and treatment has the capability to add something lively and amazing to your life, expect to spend one of the most unforgettable days of your life here.
The Oberoi Spa, The Oberoi
So, you have decided for yourself to attain a day that offers holistic experience, well then the Oberoi Spa can do the trick for you. Serene ambiance, world-class rejuvenating therapies and treatments and a wonderful combination of eastern and western spa practices, the Oberoi Spa is a charmer in its own right. The hotel is situated on Dr. Zakir Hussain Marg in South Delhi, and its Ayurveda treatments are something that you would be enjoying the most. Soothing interior decor that goes well with the tranquil environment also adds to the reason that why you should go to the Oberoi Spa.
The Lodhi Spa, The Lodhi
We are talking about some seriously great spa services here and believe me; the Lodhi Spa at the prestigious The Lodhi Hotel takes its job quite seriously. Indeed it is the right contender, which has also been named as top place for spa services in Delhi. Housed inside the majestic Lodhi Hotel that is situated on the Lodhi Road, South Delhi is definitely more than a spa. The Turkish Hammam steam bath and the bamboo garden relaxation area along with the combination of ayurvedic treatments and other rejuvenation therapies are your odds of getting a fabulous day at Lodhi Spa. Yoga sessions and the hair studio are also some eye catching features here.
Amatrra Spa, Ashok Hotel
‘Astroveda’ is the magical word at Amatrra Spa, Ashoka Hotel in Delhi. If this reason isn’t enough for you to visit Amatrra then know that it has been named in top 10 places for spa in India and has also been awarded with ‘Best Day Spa’ by AsiaSpa. At Amatrra we are talking about a unique combination of ayurveda with astrology, an ancient practice that has been well adapted by Amatrra in the modern day. Like the unique therapy, your experience at the spa is guaranteed to be exclusive as well. Total rejuvenation, healthy skin and peaceful mind are the end results if that’s exactly what you are seeking. All you have to do is drive to the Ashoka Hotel that stands in all its might at Chanakyapuri, New Delhi and let the spa do the magic for you!
Aman Spa, Aman Resort
Like the name suggests, the Aman Spa is the oasis of tranquillity. Blended perfectly with therapies that have origins at Americas, Thailand, China and India and the inimitable decor that relaxes one’s mind, Aman Spa is more like a surreal setting for a perfect relaxing day. De-stress yourself with treatments that greatly boasts about reflexology, watsu, naturapathy and acupuncture. Surf through the elongated list varieties of spa and therapies available here and choose the most suitable treatment for yourself. Also, the low-lit treatment rooms and the comfy environment add enough reason for you to go and check this wonderful spa in Delhi situated at Lodhi Estate.
Kaya Kalp Spa, Intercontinental Hotel
The decor grandeur, superlative spa services and the serene environment concludes to something as fascinating as Kaya Kalp Spa. Situated in East of Kailash in South Delhi, the spa is proudly a part of Hotel Intercontinental. Unsurpassed massage and rejuvenation therapies are the highlights of the spa also a perfect mix of western and eastern practices offer guests the right kind of services. An ayurvedic massage here is authentic treatment that is much recommended, other than this you can enjoy couple of therapies that has the blend of eastern and western practices. Believe me! You are not going to regret visiting this one of the best places for spa services in the city.
Ok, this is one of my favourite spa centres in Delhi, the reason simply being great services at affordable prices and fantastic decor. Most of the time you can find a good deal here that gives you the opportunity to experience the best at affordable prices. The lemongrass fragranced and dimly-lit rooms bring you at ease. De-stress yourself with a bunch of great spa services that Aura has to offer you. The spa is tastefully built inside one of the best hotels in Delhi, The Park in Connaught Place. The Ayurveda treatments and therapies does magic to your mind, soul and body offering you a great escape from stress and monotony.
Kairali Ayurvedic Treatment Centre
Go natural at one of Delhi’s best spa, Kairali Ayurvedic Treatment Centre. The centre is situated at Andheria Modh on Mehrauli-Gurgaon Road and is run by a family that expertise in ayurveda treatments. The name itself suggests that centre is proficient in offer holistic ayurvedic spa experience. Along with rejuvenation and beauty treatments, the centre specialises in offering health benefits through different massages. Simple yet calm interior with natural lights also add to the success of this great spa centre in Delhi. You can try the royal makeover package here which mainly comprises of abhyangam, shirodhara and netra dhara. Most of the treatments and therapies cost between Rs. 1500 and Rs. 4000. So, now the effective treatments and health benefits can be attained at affordable prices.
Jiva Spa, Taj Hotel
Placed on the 10th spot in our list doesn’t make Jiva any less special. In fact, it is one of the best spa centres that Delhi has. Your spa journey at Jiva is worth cherishing as this wellness centre offers you some of the best spa services and ayurvedic therapies in Delhi. Re-energize, re-vitalise and pamper yourself by choosing to experience Jiva Spa at celebrated Taj Hotels and Resorts Delhi. A surreal getaway from the distressful reality at Jiva can be availed through state-of-the-art facilities of sauna, Jacuzzi, steam baths, swimming and yoga. Situated on the Man Singh Road, New Delhi, Jiva Spa by Taj offers you the best ‘ME’ Time! I had a great time writing this blog out and just to let you know, I will be going and trying a rejuvenating spa at one of these spa centres in Delhi and I urge you as well, to cut out some time from your busy schedules and treat yourself for all the hard work you have been doing. Go and search for a suitable therapy and treatment and experience the modern day luxury. Remember that each of you are still Kings and Queens, ONLY living in a different era!
Published: 06 May, 2014
From the Lake District, Nainital, Nidhi Singh is a travel writer whose love for mountains can be seen in her write ups. Talk about solo travelling, indulging in adventure activities, binging on good food, planning budget trips or the Aurora Borealis and you will get all her attention. It is the wanderlust that keeps her going and if at all she could get one wish granted she would love to live a life less ordinary. Follow her on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram.