Mother’s Day in Thailand has traditionally been about beautiful hand garlands or Jasmines pinned on the blouse as symbols of respect and love for Mum. This year, why not spoil mum a little more with an experience she’ll never forget.
While these super women may say that there’s no better gift than the gift of your presence, there should be no stopping you from planning something special to put an even bigger smile on her face. With 25 days left till the big day, how about adding to the hand garlands, the jasmine pin and fancy dinners, and take it up a notch with a memorable spa-tacular staycation?
To aid your search for the best hotel stay and spa experience in Thailand, Brand Expedia has curated 10 affordable staycations and spa indulgences ranked by budget to help you select the best gift for mum this Mother’s Day.
1.Amatara Wellness Resort
True to its name, Amatara Wellness Resort, Phuket’s premier destination spa, offers its guests a timeless wellness sanctuary. This wellness-oriented resort provides peaceful and spacious accommodation with sea views, restaurants and a 55-metre infinity edge swimming pool as well as well-rounded treatments and activities for both indulging and rebalancing the body, mind and soul within the calming tranquility of Andaman Sea.
The all-inclusive holistic wellness retreat programs combine accommodation, delicious nutritious food and beverages at The Retreat, along with personalised wellness and leisure activities. Amatara Wellness Resort also offers both in-house and day guests with pampering spa treatments, rebalancing physiotherapies, mindful holistic treatments as well as personal training and healthy activities. The treatment that is unique and highly recommended at Amatara Wellness Resort is the Thai Hammam Experience. This exquisitely designed Thai Hammam is a world first and brings together traditional Turkish and Moroccan bathing practices with the wisdom and gentleness of Thai spa therapies.
Staycation: From THB 4,111 ++ per night
Spa Treaments:From THB 1,800 ++.
Click here to book at the Amatara Wellness Resort
Experience Thailand’s renowned hospitality in the luxury of the Anantara Spa. Relax and unwind with exotic Thai wellness traditions and trusted ancient Asian therapies. Pamper yourself with treatments that harness advanced western spa wisdom, including a range of facials by Biologique Recherche, designed to detoxify, oxygenate, sculpt and lift. Indulge in our special spa packages for optimum wellbeing.
Staycation: From THB 4,700++ – 134,000++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 2,200++
Click here to book at the Anantara Siam
3.Anantara Chiang Mai Resort
Mesmerising Chiang Mai spa journeys in soothing surrounds. A sanctuary of wellness fronts the river at the spa resort in Chiang Mai. Strikingly minimalist exteriors give way to a luxurious inner sanctum. Indulge in decadent spa journeys inspired by time-tested Lanna rituals at a premier Chiang Mai spa resort. Submit to the soothing healing of Thai or Lanna massage. An array of beautifying treatments from Elemis are also on offer. Experience the magic of a slumber guru in-suite, or a massage by the pool.
- LANNA RITUAL (90 MINUTES): Experience holistic harmony with a full-body massage of healing plain oil, applied with Thai, Burmese and Chinese techniques. Awaken to a singing bowl. Wash away negative energy in herbal water. Make a wish on a golden heart Bodhi leaf.
- ANANTARA SIGNATURE MASSAGE (90 MINUTES): Revered Eastern and Western massage techniques, applied with a uniquely sensual oil blend, stimulate the circulation, deeply relax muscles and free energy blockages.
Staycation: From THB 6,360++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 1,999++
Click here to book at the Anantara Chiang Mai Resort
4.Evason Hua Hin
Six Senses Spas at Evason Hua Hin offer a layered approach that unites a pioneering spirit with treatments that go beyond ordinary. At Six Senses, you will find an intuitive mix of science and human awareness, where our high-tech and high-touch approach defines a service that is crafted around the individual. Delivered through our locations and specialist skills, we will take you as deep as you would like to go, from core beauty that changes the way you look to specialist treatments that can change your life.
Six Senses Spa at Evason Hua Hin has recently introduced a family orientated series of wellness classes designed to be carried out together. Spas have often been very serious places that discourage children, noise and in some way we would like to reconnect with our inner child – bringing a sense of fun and enjoyment with an educational spin.
Kick start the day with a yoga lesson for the whole family, learn to stretch and support each other while having fun and getting fit. After breakfast explore the local area on an adventures family bike ride to the local morning market. Return to the resort for a session in our Alchemy Bar and learn how to create your very own body scrub, followed by a 75-minute scrub and massage for all.
End the day with a massage workshop gain the skills to continue caring from your family through wellness at home and then a reconnecting family meditation to complete the day.
Staycation: From THB 2,284++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 1,950++
Click here to book at the Evasin Hua Hin
5.Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Step into a world of relaxation at eforea: spa at Millennium Hilton Bangkok. This Bangkok spa offers a range of indoor and outdoor spaces and facilities, set over two floors. Take a dip in the refreshing infinity pool, enjoy a soak in a whirlpool tub or select a unique treatment journey, designed to leave you feeling completely rejuvenated. Treatments offered include massage, facials, full body treatments, hydrotherapy, and beauty treatments.
Spoil yourself with a manicure or pedicure in our full-service nail salon or explore the range of products in the retail zone, allowing you to recreate the salon experience at home. The hotel’s fitness center adds to the wellness experience with its array of cardiovascular and weight training equipment, yoga sessions and studio.
Staycation: From THB 3,570++ per night
Spa Treatments: THB 1,750++
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6.Burasari Phuket Resort & Spa
The Burasari, a most delicate and yet potent flower, both unique and effective is the inspiration behind the treatments at the Spa Burasari. Consecutive years of World’s Luxury Spa Award-winning Spa Burasari’s signature massage must try, a true relaxation with Steam treatments, Singing Bowl ritual followed by renown massage skills.
Steps away from the happening Patong center, enter Spa Burasari haven from the hustle and bustle surroundings, be enriched with a feeling of serenity and a blend of Eastern meets Western cultures. The menu of treatments provides life enhancing experiences and pure relaxation. The alternative healing rituals and detoxification packages are just a taste of what we offer world weary travelers or those in need of time simply to reflect and unwind.
Staycation: From THB 2,200++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 1,200++
Click here to book at the Burasari Phuket Resort & Spa
7.Phulay Bay, a Ritz Carlton Reserve
Amidst the impressive backdrop of tropical jungle and the tranquility of limestone hills lies a peaceful haven in The Spa at Phulay Bay. Relax next to the Lagoon while you await your journey into the realm of traditionally inspired Thai, Asian and European treatment experiences. We are proud to be able to provide our aromatherapy steam room, outdoor vitality pool and the terrace sauna for your healing pleasure.
Signature Phulay Bay Scrub (45 mins)
Using a unique blend of peeling ingredients rich in nutrients, the body is gently exfoliated to remove dead cells and stimulate blood circulation. Our homegrown lemongrass gives your body a luxurious feel and reveals the silky soft skin beneath. Feel the long-lasting radiance while its tangy fragrance refreshes the mind.
Staycation: From THB 10,500++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 3,500++
Click here to book at the Phulay Bay, a Ritz Carlton Reserve
Aisawan Spa provides exquisite facilities with traditional Thai VIP massage and treatment rooms. The spa takes pride in applying only the finest of natural products and boasts a dedicated team of highly skilled therapists. Luxurious treatment rooms exude serenity and the idyllic outdoor spa villas, set between pristine lotus ponds and spanned by natural wooden walkways, each allow guests to experience the very essence of nature. Revel in the fresh, clean air as it flows in from the ocean, while enjoying the perfect touch of a soothing massage. Speaking to all of the senses, the spa journey at Aisawan Spa is guaranteed to be a truly sensual one.
Staycation: From THB 2,400++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 350++
Click here to book at the Pullman Pattaya
9.Divalux Resort & Spa Bangkok
The Divalux Resort & Spa is dedicated towards creating an overall feeling of luxury for all customers — right from luxurious stays to stellar amenities, the resort is the perfect place for everyone to unwind. One of the crown jewels at the Divalux Resort & Spa is the Praan Spa, a centre of ultimate relaxation and healing – get set to experience the epitome of peace and tranquility, as you treat yourself to a day of healing and recovery.
The word ‘Praan’, meaning life, finds its origins in India — it is a homage to the origin of massage in India over 2500 years ago by Nam Chikakomarapat, who was a pioneer in massage therapy and also the personal physiotherapist of Lord Pimphisan and the Lord Buddha. His disciples carried his legacy forward all across the world, during which it found its way to Thailand, where it remains a part of the kingdom’s cultural identity.
Located just at the entrance of the Divalux, the Praan Spa is the epitome of Thai culture and heritage — its interiors and ambience emphasise Thai luxury and royalty with its warm, cozy vibes. The Praan provides a multitude of services, some of which include spa, facial massage, Thai massage, foot massage, aroma massage, Onsen and steam. These treatments contribute to an overall healing experience that is unmatched.
The spa also houses a shop where products used in the services can be bought including lotions, shower gels, shampoos, conditioners and more. These high-quality products are enriched with 4 unique natural scents, namely Siamwood, Homsuvarn, Gincitro and Coval, a stimulating experience for all your senses.
Staycation: From THB 2,800++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 2,800++
Click here to book at the Divalux Resort & Spa Bangkok
10.Melati Beach Resort & Spa
Melati Spa is situated by a soothing waterfall and pond, the spa’s interior reflects the exotic beauty of Thai tradition whilst incorporating contemporary designs. Melati Spa provides an extensive array of treatments, wraps, scrubs, massages and facials. “The Essence of the Orient” with Melati massage as signature treatments for calmness and to aid total relaxation that is exactly what you will get from the time you arrive to our spa until the time you leave.
A new award-winning signature treatment at Melati Spa — An Indigenous Coconut Experience. Combining a unique blend of natural ingredients and traditional herbs as well as modern massage techniques, guests can now experience a totally unique relaxation. The charming and professional therapists are on hand to perform a host of wellness treatments to aid rest and relaxation. Melati Spa provide this exceptional extra comfort and privacy with your beloved one. Additionally, the main facility consists of a manicure and pedicure salon featuring OPI products, as well as a Yoga Sala, Beauty Sala, Waxing Studio, Thai Massage Room, Private Treatment Room with Shower, a Boutique and even a Children’s Spa Room.
Staycation: From THB 6,372++ per night
Spa Treatments: From THB 900++
Click here to book at the Melati Beach Resort & Spa