The World’s Best Wellness Retreats

LYMA’s pick of this year’s top health and wellness retreats to help you rediscover your balance.

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SHA Wellness

SHA wellness LYMA

SHA is a wellness clinic dedicated to improving people’s health and well-being through a fusion of ancient oriental disciplines and revolutionary western techniques. There are three main areas at SHA: The SHA Method, anti-aging and aesthetics medicine. The aim of these areas is to ensure that all guests enjoy a pleasant stay and leave looking and feeling younger and healthier, revitalised and renewed both inside and out.

Guests will experience a fundamental change in their bodies, improving their quality of life, slowing down the aging process and preventing illness. SHA has always ensured that everything is exquisitely planned right down to the finest detail, even before the first stone was laid. Located in a magical setting where peace is the essence, blessed with a warm climate and stunning views that never fail to move even its most distinguished clients.

Spread throughout five buildings that are in perfect harmony with the natural surroundings, set atop the beautiful Sierra Helada del Albir, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and close to the peaceful town of Altea, all at the service of your well-being, health and beauty.

Together with genetics, lifestyle and nutrition condition our health and well-being. The SHA method integrates the most effective natural therapies with highly therapeutic nutrition, without neglecting the latest advances in Western medicine, especially in preventive medicine, genetics and anti-aging. The coordinated and supervised fusion of these therapies significantly enhances the positive impact that these therapies would have on an individual basis.

LYMA verdict - Top class treatments and staff.

Carrer del Verderol, 5, 03581 L’Albir, Alacan
Phone: +865 61 46 36


Amangiri best wellness resorts 2020 LYMA

Amangiri is no ordinary hotel or resort, but rather an enclave of comfort and style in North America’s most dramatic desert landscape. Guests come here to be and feel remote, surrounded by striking architecture, mind-blowing nature and pampered in true Aman Resorts style. Their wellness offering is also spectacular and elicits a more holistic approach.

Hózhó healing offers an extensive menu of massages, beauty treatments and restorative therapies is inspired by the holistic wellbeing traditions of the Navajo. The concept of hózhó captures the notion of being in tune with the self and in harmony with the world, and it is this state that the Aman Spa seeks to induce in Amangiri guests.

Hike to the top of a monolithic rock formation for a one-of-a-kind yoga experience high above the valley floor. Amangiri's yoga specialist guides guests through a personalised movement session with heart-stirring 360º views of the Navajo National Park – magnificent at any time but sublime at sunrise.

Experience the restorative power of submersion in the flotation pavilion or visit the water pavilion for thermal therapies including a sauna, steam room and plunge pool. Adjoining the spa, a stone-lined step pool offers temperature-controlled water, cushioned seating, desert views, and an atmosphere conducive to mindful contemplation.

LYMA verdict - unforgettable.

1 Kayenta Rd
Canyon Point
UT 84741, United States

The Well NYC

The Well best wellness resorts 2020 LYMA

THE WELL is a modern membership-based wellness club designed for busy urban professionals in the heart of New York City. Recognizing both the benefits of Western medicine and the wisdom of Eastern healing, The Well have built a science-backed ecosystem for wellness.

Integrative medicine doctors, health coaches and skilled practitioners work together under one roof to build customized plans uniquely suited to each member and their goals.

The 18,000-square-foot club includes a full-service spa with steam and sauna, an organic restaurant, reflexology lounge, yoga and meditation studios, private training gym and classroom with innovative weekly programming.

LYMA verdict - a haven in NYC.

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Vivamayr best wellness resorts 2020 LYMA

Spectacular beauty abounds at VIVAMAYR Altaussee’s charming health resort located in an unspoilt traditional alpine mountain region. Altaussee’s uber-talented medical director Dr. Schubert and his enthusiastic team dive into the spiritual side of original F.X. Mayr medicine. The Mayr Cure is based on the principle that giving an overworked digestive system a break allows other parts of the body to begin to repair themselves. Such are its remarkable effects that the method has reached legendary status, especially when it comes to tackling issues such as stress, chronic fatigue, allergies, arthritis, migraine and sleep problems.

Local thermal waters inspired the invigorating salt-based treatments and the uncontaminated alpine air is utilised for oxygen therapies. Personalised VIVAMAYR detoxification programmes are based on the world-renowned Mayr Cure, developed by influential physician Dr. Franz Xavier Mayr. VIVAMAYR's cutting-edge diagnostic techniques include applied kinesiology, comprehensive blood tests, ECG’s, mineral nutrient analyses, hormone testing, fatty acid analyses, CSA Stress tests and mineral nutrient analyses (CCX).

LYMA verdict - lives up to the hype!

Fischerndorf 222
8992 Altaussee
Phone: +43 3622 71450

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