Abu Dhabi, UAE-: Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental, Abu Dhabi has rebranded its spa to The Spa at Mandarin Oriental. Built on ancient Eastern healing traditions and award-winning personalised therapies, The Spa is a sanctuary of calm and serenity delivering transformative spa and wellness experiences to resort guests and local wellness fans.
Nestled in the vast, nature-rich grounds of the spectacular Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental, Abu Dhabi and featuring a Royal Hammam, The Spa is designed to promote timeless traditions and a sense of tranquillity. Accented by bubbling water features, colourful wall mosaics and enchanting scents of neroli and orange blossom, The Spa blends Mandarin Oriental’s signature wellness wisdom with the rich heritage of the region to encourage harmony, while catering to the needs of individual guests.
Among the highlights of the brand-new experience at The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi are Oriental Qi, the signature treatment of the brand, and the destination-inspired Essence of Abu Dhabi. Other exclusive therapies and specialised treatments at The Spa include an extensive range of internationally acclaimed brands such as OTO CBD, Tata Harper, 111SKIN, and more. Additionally, the unique Acqua di Parma Barbiere is ideal for pampering male guests with an experience born from the Italian art of shaving and the iconic brand Acqua di Parma, the ultimate symbol of Italian style, sophistication, and luxury.
The Spa offers three unique hammam rituals that are inspired by Moroccan and Turkish heritage as well as contemporary practices. The hammam is the crown jewel of the Arabic wellbeing tradition and a millenary heritage that celebrates the art of bathing, self-care, and purification.
The Spa also conducts Mindful Meetings, Visiting Wellness Practitioner Retreats and corporate initiatives based on Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group’s five pillars of wellness: Nourishment, Movement, Wellbeing, Connections, and Stillness. The Spa will also host exclusive brand partners and award-winning therapists with experience from some of the world’s best spas. Additionally, Fatima and Friends spa treatments are available at The Spa, designed for children six years and older that use organic, chemical-free products to pamper delicate skin with subtle fragrances.
Commenting on the occasion, Michael Koth, General Manager of Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental, Abu Dhabi said: “We are delighted to welcome guests to experience The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi, which seeks to build upon the hotel’s distinctive legacy while introducing unparalleled wellness experiences and therapies for our valued guests. Guided by the legacy and expertise of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group’s wellness therapies, The Spa takes our collection of specially curated treatments to the next level and is set become an icon of wellness and holistic healing in the region.”
Covering an area of 500 square metres with nine private and distinctly unique Treatment Suites, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi creates unique experiences that nourish the mind, body and soul based on three key facets: Mystical Morocco, Oriental Wisdom, and Connection to Nature. The timeless tradition of the exquisite white-gold Royal Hammam is at the heart of the Mystical Morocco theme, while award-winning holistic therapies and Mandarin Oriental touches deliver signature Oriental experiences. Respecting its connectivity to nature, The Spa uses a bespoke selection of exclusive natural products from internationally acclaimed brands. For a unique experience, The Hideaway Spa Cabanas, nestled by the serene beach of the resort, offer a natural outdoor setting that perfectly complements the soothing sound of waves.
Among the extensive catalogue of products and treatments on offer at the reimagined Spa are Intelligent Movement, the OTO Experience Body Massage, Tata Harper Detox Body Wrap, 24k Gold Subtle Energies Facial, Celestial Black Diamond Lift Facial and an unforgettable Lomi-Lomi Coconut Ritual at the Hideaway Spa Cabana. A newly curated kids’ menu, Fatima & Friends at The Spa – rounding up its allure as a paradise for the senses across all age groups in Abu Dhabi and beyond.