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SHINING spas

The 13 winners of the 2022 World Spa & Wellness Awards were announced during a glamorous black-tie event on the Silver Sturgeon yacht in London on April 3.

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, the 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 industry professionals from across the globe come together in London to celebrate the achievements of amazing spa operations.

Introducing the event, Professional Beauty’s head of editorial, Eve Oxberry, commented: “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.”

The World Spa & Wellness Awards 2022 winners are:

Spa of the Year: Asia & Australasia

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Winner: Fivelements Retreat Wellness Sanctuary, Indonesia

Spa of the Year: Middle East & Africa

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Winner: The Spa at Sharq Village & Spa, Doha, Qatar

Spa of the Year: North & South America

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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

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Winner: Eden Elements at Eden One, Ireland

Hotel Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia

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Winner: Serenity Spa at Seaham Hall, UK

Resort Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia

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Winner: VarSana Spa, Palazzo di Varignana, Italy

Team of the Year

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Winner: Six Senses, Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam

Spa Leader of the Year

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Winner: Heidi Grimwood of Atmosphere Wellness, Maldives

Sustainable Spa of the Year

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Winner: The Datai Langkawi, Malaysia

Independent Spa Business of the Year

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Winner: Lapinha Spa, Brazil Highly Commended:

Glass House Retreat, UK

Spa Group of the Year

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Winner: Four Seasons Hotels Highly Commended: Accor

Worldwide Health & Wellness Destination of the Year

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Winner: Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa, Thailand

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This article appears in the May 2022 Issue of Professional Beauty


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