The Best Luxury Spa Packages To Give (And Receive) This Christmas
Let’s face it: Christmas can be stressful. From finding the perfect Christmas tree and ornaments, to scouting out the most scrumptious menus for gatherings—and of course, shopping for gifts—this is probably the most wonderful but also the busiest time of the year.
As much as we enjoy the festivities, it’s also important to make time for yourself, to relax and unwind during the holidays—and there’s no better way to do that than with a luxurious spa session. After the year we’ve had, who could be blamed for wanting to push the boat out this Christmas?
Below, we’ve rounded up the best hotel spa packages in Hong Kong—whether you’re looking to pamper yourself or gifting a loved one, these beauty treatments will leave anyone feeling and looking their best during the festive season and beyond.
The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong
Take your spa day to new heights (quite literally) at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, located at 116 floors above Kowloon. This Christmas, the luxury hotel is offering two festive spa treatments to give you a tranquil escape from the stresses of city life—"Jingle Beer" spa package and “Sparty Face” facial treatment.
Designed for pairs in need of some serious R&R, the “Jingle Beer” spa package comes with a relaxing massage with warm grain pack, a nourishing antioxidant craft beer bath, as well as a beer tasting experience completes with your choice of a scrumptious cheeseburger or the hotel’s signature vegan burger—The Beyond Burger.
For the “Sparty Face” facial treatment, it’s designed to deliver a hefty dose of skin TLC and help you achieve that Hollywood glow for the festive party season. As well as promising to firm your complexion, the treatment will leave your complexion looking smoother and more radiant than ever.
When: From now until December 17
Price: HK$5,760 for 135 minutes (“Jingle Beer” spa package, for two persons); HK$2,142 for 90 minutes (“Sparty Face” facial treatment)
The Peninsula Hong Kong
Say farewell to rough skin, enjoy pure luxury and some relaxation at The Peninsula Hong Kong this Christmas. Apart from offering festive early bird discount for guests who book the Margy’s Monte Carlo facial (from now till December 4), the hotel is launching a selection of spa treatments that showcases the restorative powers of skincare products from the prestigious wellness brand Voya—including Voya Organic Seaweed Leaf Wrap Treatment for skin regeneration and collagen production; Voya “Mind Dreams” Treatment or muscle relief; as well as Voya Organic Seaweed Bath for a head-to-toe pampering experience.
When: The booking period for all the festive Voya spa treatments at The Peninsula Hong Kong is from now till December 5.
Price: Voya Organic Seaweed Leaf Wrap Treatment (starting from HK$2,300 for 90 minutes); Voya “Mind Dreams” Treatment (starting from HK$1,990 for 90 minutes); Voya Organic Seaweed Bath (HK$800)
The Peninsula Spa, 9/F, The Peninsula, Hong Kong, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, +852 2696 6682; thepeninsula.com
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The Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong
To celebrate the arrival of Christmas, The Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong's spa has curated an indulgent spa package that will bring you a natural radiance in time for the holidays or a post-festive skin remedy. It starts with your choice of massage (Oriental Essence, Aromatherapy or Therapeutic), followed by a personalised facial experience and a luxurious foot mask treatment to deeply nourish the skin. A glass of champagne will be served for you to complete your spa sesh in style.
When: From December 1 till January 31, 2021
Price: HK$1,950 on Monday – Thursday; HK$ 2,200 on Friday – Sunday and public holidays
The Mandarin Spa, 5 Connaught Rd Central, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2825 4888; mandarinoriental.com
Rosewood Hong Kong
If a few hours at the spa isn’t quite long enough for your idea of festive pampering, why not splurge on all-round wellness ritual that will make you feel refreshed and glow from the inside out? The one-day Abundant Wellness Programme offered by Asaya at Rosewood Hong Kong—one of the most luxurious and the best wellness destinations in the city, is sure to please.
Specially designed for busy urbanites who are looking to give themselves a dose of self-care, the programme features a series of wellness activities that will make you feel pampered from head to toe, mind to spirit. Think a group session with a naturopathic doctor, a group session with an expressive art therapist, a skin treatment, wellness bar snacks and refreshments, as well as a meal served at Asaya Kitchen.
When: From now till December 31
Price: Starting from HK$33,800 for four persons; HK$8,450 per each additional person
Asaya, 6/F, Rosewood Hong Kong, Victoria Dockside, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, +852 3891 8588; rosewoodhotels.com
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Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
Enjoy a total escape from everyday life with your BFF or significant other at the Plateau Spa of Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, a haven of peace in the bustling neighbourhood, Wan Chai.
Their "Spa Getaway" package allows guests to select and enjoy any of their 90-minute body massages at a special limited-time price, with a wide range of options such as lymphatic drainage, hot stone therapy, Thai massage, and more. Guests will be also given a HK$300 voucher for use on their next spa treatment, which is to be redeemed within two months.
Also worth noting is their "Winter Warmer" package, which features a 90-minute ritual infused with the healing properties of ginger: a relaxing massage with ginger oil, a hydrating hand and foot mask from beauty brand Karuna US, and your choice of a cup of honey ginger tea or honey jujube tea served to conclude the ritual. A perfect treatment for the cooler season.
When: From now till December 3 (Spa Getaway); from December 18 to March 31, 2021 (Winter Warmer)
Price: HK$1,200 (Spa Getaway) HK$1,680 per person and HK$3,200 for two (Winter Warmer)
Plateau Spa, 11/F, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 1 Harbour Road, Hong Kong, +852 2584 7688
Four Seasons Hong Kong
Head to Four Seasons Hong Kong’s spa for some much-needed R&R and book yourself a luxurious pampering session, set against a backdrop of the treatment room’s elegant interiors and floor-to-ceiling windows showcasing beautiful city views.
The spa has launched two new beauty treatments for you to unwind and glow from head to toe this holiday season—namely “Glow Ritual”, a body treatment that features a full body scrub and massage to deeply hydrate the skin and release muscle tension; and “Radiance Ritual”, a facial treatment that utilises a plumping collagen mask to deliver intensive brightening and moisturising effects for youthful, brighter skin. Guests who enjoyed any of these treatments will also a glass of Champagne and a warming poultice gift from the spa.
Price: HK$2,250 for 90 minutes on weekdays and HK$2,500 on weekends (Glow Ritual); HK$1,950 for 60 minutes on weekdays and HK$2,150 on weekends
The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3196 8888; fourseasons.com
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W Hong Kong
Treat yourself and a loved one to a truly indulgent spa day at Bliss Spa, W Hong Kong. This Christmas, the spa has curated two new packages to provide you with a complete skin rejuvenation and boost your body confidence before slipping into that holiday party outfit.
The first one is “The Wino Wonderland” package, which comes with a 105-minute Himalayan salt stone healing massage for two, a 30-minute antioxidant vinotherapy soak in a spa suite with harbour views, a festive meal for two and a bottle of wine. That’s not all, guests will be also given a HK$1,000 spa treatment credit to be used for their next booking, as well as complimentary access to the hotel’s outdoor pool and gym.
Those who want to harness the power of natural ingredients to bring out the best in your skin, opt for the “Spa-Lendid Caviar” package. In addition to offering a deluxe 105-minute caviar and collagen cocoon body treatment and a 60-minute caviar facial, the package also includes a premier caviar champagne set (including Amur Oscietra 30g and one glass of Ruinart Blanc de Blancs champagne) to be enjoyed after the treatment, a luxurious anti-ageing gift set from Spanish beauty brand Natura Bissé, as well as complimentary access to the hotel’s outdoor pool and gym.
When: From now till January 31, 2021
Price: HK$6,600 (The Wino Wonderland); HK$5,888 (Spa-Lendid Caviar)
Bliss Spa, 72/F, W Hong Kong, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon Station, Hong Kong, +852 3717 2797; whongkong.com
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