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  • Phuket Spas and Thai Massage

    Phuket Health Information

    In Asia, spa has evolved into a concept focussing on the spiritual and natural, drawing from traditions of meditation, respect for nature and the desire to achieve physical and mental well being, the key to maintaining health and beauty.

    In Thailand, the concept of spa blends with the ancient traditions of natural healing through herbal baths, massage, meditation, and the continued pursuit of inner and outer beauty. Before the arrival of modern medicine in Thailand, the temple was the the centre of learning for all disciplines, including medicine. Monks therefore played the role of doctor and pharmacist, prescribing herbal remedies, steam compresses, massages and other such treatments for the relief of various ailments.

    One can still try ancient massage therapy in its original form at certain temples such as Wat Po in Bangkok, where treatments are offered daily for a small fee. Most major hotels also offer traditional Thai massage as part of their health and fitness services, as do natural healing and spa centres where herbal steam bath and sauna treatments are derived from holistic therapies practiced for centuries.

  • Top 10 Spa Hotels in Phuket

    Top 10 Spa Resorts

    It's a rare hotel that doesn't cater for its guests with a state-of-the-art spa centre, complemented by delicious and healthy food. Here are Phuket's Top Ten Spa resorts. Read More...

  • Phuket Spas Experience

    1st Time Spas in Phuket

    It’s not something you’ll see everyday in Birmingham or Oslo: you walk past a small shop on a main street and there, inside, is a row of comfortable chairs, each occupied by a tourist with trousers rolled up to the knee. Read More...

  • Phuket Spa Resorts

    All Spa Resorts of Phuket

    Discover the extensive list of all Spa Resorts in Phuket and surrounding region. Read More...

  • Phuket Innovative Spa Treatments

    Innovative Spas Treatments

    Chocolate: You can eat it, you can drink it. You can make it into ice cream or cake. And you can now be massaged with it - just one of the innovative spa treatments available.  Read More...

  • Phuket Luxury Spas

    Luxury Spas in Phuket

    Thais turned the back rub into an art form thousands of years ago, and have been refining it ever since. And in Phuket that refinement is at its zenith. Read More...

  • Phuket Spas Overview

    Phuket Spas Overview

    What's the spa scene in Phuket? How has it developed? What's in it for you? What kind of service can you expect? How to get the most out of your spa experience. Read More...

  • Romantic Spa Experience

    Romantic Spa

    It's been four years now that Body & Mind day spas have been operating in Phuket and the prospect of an afternoon being pampered by professionals at one was too much to resist for my wife and I. Read More...

  • Phuket’s Spa Phenomenon

    Phuket’s Spa Phenomenon

    It all really started when Phuket’s first luxury spa, the Banyan Tree Spa, opened in 1995. Seeing how popular this venture was, many island businessmen jumped in. Read More...

  • Spas Packages in Phuket

    Spas Packages in Phuket

    Book the spa treatment of your choice here. Some package deals, combining spa activities with hotel stays, are also available. Read More...

  • Spa Service Directory

    Spa Service Directory

    Looking for some extra special pampering and top-quality treatment? Read this section for listing and details on some of Phuket's best spas. Read More...

  • Phuket Spa Treatments

    Spas Treatments

    A brief guide to the range of spa services in Phuket. Shiatsu/ acupressure - reflexology - steam & sauna - hydrotherapy - body scrubs & wraps and more. Read More...

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