The rainy season is officially in but that shouldn’t stop you from spoiling yourself and having a weekend getaway. What’s one of the best things to do when it’s pouring outside? Definitely a pampering day at a spa!
Why not take the experience to another level by getting a room with a great view?
QiWellness Living (Tagaytay)
0917-522-6969 | Website
Experience a hydrotherapy dip in their yin-yang hot and cool pool overlooking the Taal Volcano. A perfect place for a spa date, couples can sign up for a “Quick Escape Spa Package” which is specifically designed for a more private session (PHP2580 per person). Another perk is that QiWellness isn’t only about massages. Guests can also choose from their multi-course degustation menu which is inspired by China’s four seasons: spring, summer, autumn and winter.
Luljetta’s Hanging Gardens and Spa (Antipolo)
0917-544-4432, (02) 570 2532 | Website
Luljetta’s Hanging Gardens and Spa is a dream come true for those who want to have a relaxing weekend that involves spa treatments and great food. While here, you can enjoy not only the stunning view but also the fresh, crisp mountain air and the sound of decades-old balete trees dancing with the wind. The first hanging garden and spa in the country has an infinity pool, outdoor fish spa, a heated Jacuzzi and sauna, outdoor lounges, pocket garden, and also a hanging restaurant.
Le Spa at Sofitel Philippine Plaza (Manila)
(02) 551-5555 | Website
Aside from world-class wellness rituals, Le Spa also offers rooms with a view of Manila Bay. It features nine treatment suites which include a duo suite with huge bath tub, as well as a spa suite with a state-of-the-art Trautwein Crystal Bath. If you really want a good view especially during sunset, make sure to book the Jardin D’ Eden.
Flow Spa at Marco Polo Ortigas (Manila)
(02) 720-7777 | Website
If you feel like you’re attracting all the muscle knots in the world then head to the 22th floor of Marco Polo. Flow Spa is a tranquil garden of serenity and relaxation with floor-to-ceiling windows offering a city view. The spa has a variety of treatments from rejuvenating facials to whole-body massages and foot reflexology, and highlights its Flow Signature Massage which is a fusion of Eastern and Western techniques using a special blend of essential oils.
The Farm at San Benito (Batangas)
(02) 884-8074 | Website
This place is known for heavenly massages, exotic spas, first-rate treatments, and most of all, its refreshing ambiance with lush greeneries, fresh air and organic food delights. The Farm promises a personal journey as they offer different retreats like The Farm Detox, The Farm Anti-Age and Rejuvenation, The Farm Fitness, The Farm Weight Management and The Farm Stress Management.
Any other spas with a great view that we missed? Sound off below!