3 Luxe Wellness Programs from the Maldives

The Private Island Spa & Wellness Yoga Pavilion
The Private Island Spa & Wellness Yoga Pavilion
Courtesy of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Take notes from these three wellness properties in the Maldives and upgrade your spa's offerings. 

1. Becoming Superwoman

Vakkaru Maldives has partnered with Dawn Harlow to help women relax, reset, heal and transform from November 13-20, 2021. Harlow is a renowned spiritual guru, kundalini yoga teacher and life coach. She will host a seven-day immersive yoga retreat, “Becoming Superwoman,” in which guests will benefit from the feminine energy of kundalini yoga and be able to "rewrite the story of their lives" in the beautiful oceanside setting. In addition to the yoga retreat, guests will receive complimentary fruit, wellness spa cuisine, a 60-minute body massage and more.

2. The Private Island

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi allows guests to book an entire island just for themselves. The estate accommodates 24 guests across two villas and one four-bedroom residence. The island has its own dedicated spa and spa team, fully equipped gym, mediation and yoga pavilion, personal trainer, watersports and diving activities, a private chef, a personal concierge and more.

3. Holistic Treatments 

The Standard, Hurvalhi Maldives has brought veteran wellness practitioner Ranjith Saj to the resort for a month-long residency in November, 2021. Saj will provide treatments and workshops at The Standard Spa, including the Kerala Ayurveda Massage to strengthen the lymphatic system and remove metabolic waste, and a Muscle Energy Balance Treatment to treat muscular tension customized to the individual needs of each guest. Guests are also encouraged to enhance their experience with the Head & Brain Detox, Foot Reflexology or trip to the contemporary communal hammam, aroma cypress steam room and contrast shower experience in the spa.

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