Which spa was named the best in Southeast Asia and the Pacific for 2017?
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa took home the top regional accolades, winning the title of ‘Spa of the Year – Southeast Asia & the Pacific’ at the 13th Annual AsiaSpa Awards, hosted in Hong Kong on 17 November.
GM Marc Denton, who attended the gala event, says, “I am so proud to receive this prestigious award on behalf of the Kamalaya family. Another great acknowledgement and recognition for all the meaningful connections our team develops with our guests; and for the appreciation of the very genuine love and care each one of them gives to others.”
Founded 12 years ago by John and Karina Stewart, Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa is located amid a lush, tropical landscape on the southern coast of Koh Samui in Thailand. It offers a holistic wellness
experience that integrates healing therapies from the East and West, a beautiful natural environment, inspired healthy cuisine, holistic fitness practices and customised wellness programs ranging from Detoxification to Stress & Burnout, Healthy Lifestyle and Yoga Synergy to Emotional Balance.
In 2017, Kamalaya introduced a series of Life Enhancement Retreats for small groups, guided by wellness experts including co-founder, Karina Stewart.
AsiaSpa this year featured 26 award categories, judged by a panel of 21 industry representatives.