The winning properties in the 2022 World Spa & Wellness Awards were recently announced at a glittering ceremony in London.
Owned and convened by the Professional Beauty Group, the World Spa & Wellness Awards recognise the best spas from around the world, as well as outstanding groups and individuals operating within the spa market.
Since 2012, this global event has worked to raise standards across the industry, recognising excellence in client care, service and treatment delivery, as well as innovation, leadership and commitment to sustainability and wellness.
The awards ceremony saw professionals from across the globe join together in London to celebrate the achievements of amazing spa operations.
Introducing the event, Professional Beauty's head of editorial, Eve Oxberry, said: “Every finalist has demonstrated an incredibly high standard of treatment delivery, client care and leadership.
“The World Spa & Wellness Awards are judged by the industry, for the industry, meaning the finalists and winners are also at the top of their game when it comes to professionalism and business innovation.”
Spa of the Year: Asia & Australasia Sponsored by: Biologique Recherche Winner: Fivelements Retreat Wellness Sanctuary, Indonesia
Spa of the Year: Middle East & Africa Sponsored by: Gharieni Winner: The Spa at Sharq Village & Spa, Doha, Qatar
Spa of the Year: North & South America Sponsored by Timely Winner: Piedra de Agua, Ecuador Highly Commended: The Ranch Malibu, USA
Spa of the Year: Eastern Europe Winner: Kalloni Spa at Parklane Resort & Spa, Cyprus
Day Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia Sponsored by VTCT
Winner: Eden Elements at Eden One, Ireland
Hotel Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia Sponsored by: Biologique Recherche Winner: Serenity Spa at Seaham Hall, UK
Resort Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia Sponsored by: Lemi Winner: VarSana Spa, Palazzo di Varignana, Italy
Team of the Year Sponsored by Timely Winner: Six Senses, Ninh Van Bay
Spa Leader of the Year Sponsored by Hydrafacial Winner: Heidi Grimwood of Atmosphere Wellness Pvt Ltd, Maldives
Sustainable Spa of the Year Sponsored by Harpar Grace International Winner: The Datai Langkawi, Malaysia
Independent Spa Business of the Year
Sponsored by Dermalogica Winner: Lapinha Spa, Brazil Highly Commended: Glass House Retreat, UK
Spa Group of the Year Sponsored by: Gharieni Winner: Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts Highly Commended: Accor
Worldwide Health & Wellness Destination of the Year Sponsored by: Lemi Winner: Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa, Koh Samui, Thailand
The Professional Beauty Group extends huge congratulations to all the winners, and many thanks to the sponsors.