Ayurvedic massage, Turkish bath, chocolate wrap. All of these sounds tempting indeed! But choosing the right spa to pamper oneself with exotic treatment could become a nightmare. There are dozens of spa and wellness centers across the Russian capital. Haute Living selects for you Moscow’s best and most luxurious spas.
ESPA has especially created a selection of powerful and highly effective signature treatments for The Ritz-Carlton, Moscow that uniquely reflects a fusion of the latest scientific advances with potent European therapies, Eastern philosophy and Ayurvedic influence. The team of highly skilled and ESPA-trained spa professionals have been hand-picked from around the globe to deliver optimum results in every treatment.
Tverskaya Street 3, + 7 495 225 8888,
2 Mandara Spa in Lotte Plaza
Mandara Spa is designed to create a poetic yet experiential space inspired by the diverse landscape in Asia. The nature-themed spa interior is designed to create a sensory adventure on each visit. The relaxing coffee and beige palette combined with the soft lighting invites you into the surrounding environment. All the intangible extras such as the music, flowers and the fabrics are distinguishing characteristics of a Mandara Spa.
Spa guests will be able to use the relaxation lounge and hydrotherapy area with Jacuzzi, silk bath, hammam and sauna.
Award-winning facials and body treatments from luxury British spa and skincare brand Elemis are also available, in addition to deluxe spa packages.
3 Tretyakov Spa
Tratyakov Spa is the only spa salon in Moscow where Anne Semonin cosmetics are used. Located in a luxury shopping area, it offers a wide range of unique health and beauty treatments. This season's special treatment is Jet Lag for rejuvenation and fatigue relieving.
4 Orient Express Spa Club
Orient Express created the best conditions to restore your physical and spiritual resources, to extend your youth and beauty and to gain harmony and joy.
The wonderful personal programs will help you to eliminate stress and strain, to elevate your spirits and energy, to restore the harmony of body, mind and soul and to acquire unforgettable impressions.
Bolshoy Kislovski Pereulok, 9, www.orientexpress-spa.ru
5 Barvikha Hotel & Spa
Barvikha Hotel & Spa is a place of comfort, relaxation and tranquility. It was established to make sure that luxury is no longer on short supply in Moscow. It embodies elegance, style and ease. The modern design of the hotel and spa has been elaborated by Antonio Citterio, one of the trendiest designers in the world. The spa experience with Barvikha Hotel & Spa is not just a random series of massage sessions, treatments or other beneficial albeit randomly applied procedures. The treatment begins with a bio energy test and an evaluation of the general health conditions of the client. Based on the result, the client gets personalized health-care program aimed at improving general well-being. Using exclusively Dr. Chenot's methods, one can tackle problems like extra weight, stress and aging in one week.
Barvikha village, 114/3, http://www.barvikhahotel.com/