STANDALONE SPAS

In my experience, there have been two kinds of spas that offer Ayurveda in any form: the very high-end with cosmetic and sanitised versions of the ancient science, or the small ones that seem to have the real thing, but are dimly lit and oily to the touch. So you have to compromise on either the read more...
By Charukesi Ramadurai
  On a sunny afternoon, I find my way to Skin Story, located in the posh suburb of Bandra in Mumbai. I am impressed with the minimalistic and old-school French décor of the cosy facial lounge that exclusively uses products from the premiere skincare brand Thalgo. I am welcomed by Nikeeta Vishak, read more...
By Rama Ahuja
If you’re looking for some peace and quiet away from the daily rigours of city life, make your way to the Myrah Spa in Mumbai. This spa is second in line to the flagship spa in Juhu. Inspired by European architecture, the 1,100-square-feet space is housed in an Art Deco building, with interiors read more...
By Parvati M. Krishnan
Located on the banks of the Baga River in Arpora, the award-winning Resort Rio makes for a blissful stay given its breathtaking views, luxurious rooms, warm hospitality and proximity to major attractions such as nightclubs, restaurants, beaches and magical night markets. FACILITIES The highlight read more...
By Rama Ahuja
  Even though it’s nestled in the heart of Mumbai’s concrete jungle, Rewa Escape allows you to drown out the noise of the city and have a private dialogue with nature. INTERIORS The tasteful minimalistic interiors of the spa are done up in calming tones of ecru and brown, providing the perfect read more...
By Rama Ahuja