Wedding stress is a very real and serious affliction that every couple experiences. Trimming the guest list; planning seating arrangements; writing vows; it's enough to send anyone over the edge! That's why getting away from it all (even for just a couple of hours) with your loved one is so important – and what better way to do that than with relaxing couple massages and facials served with a side of romance? For the ultimate spa experience à deux, here are 15 of the most luxurious couple spas in Singapore.
Banyan Tree Spa
Perched 55 stories up on the swanky Marina Bay Sands Hotel is the award-winning Banyan Tree Spa. Surrender to serenity as therapists pamper you with indulgent treatments (that use traditional Asian remedies) catered for both men and women such as the traditional Ayurvedic massage ($425++), coconut sea salt bath ($70++), anti-ageing facials (from $220++), and hair treatments (from $120++). The best part? Getting to spend quality time with your loved one while enjoying the spectacular panoramic city views right at your fingertips.
Banyan Tree Spa, Marina Bay Sands Hotel Tower 1, Level 55, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956, p. 6688 8825. Open Sun-Thu 10am-11pm, Fri and Sat 10am-1am.
We’re not exaggerating when we say Damai Spa ranks high on the romance factor. This serene retreat at Grand Hyatt Singapore boasts exclusive couples’ rooms, each equipped with an indoor tub overlooking a private outdoor water terrace and open skylight – the perfect setting for Damai Spa's Berdua-dua couples spa package ($630++), an indulgent two and a half hour treatment which includes a tranquility bath, lemon sugar body polish, and targeted healing treatment for two.
Damai Spa, Grand Hyatt Singapore, 10 Scotts Road, Singapore 228211, p. 6416 7156, e. firstname.lastname@example.org. Open daily 10am-10pm.
Set atop a cliff surrounded by luscious greenery, Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa boasts a spectacular in-house spa with an East-meets-West philosophy of traditional therapies and French skincare. Cut yourself a slice of the high life with the myriad treatments ranging from tension-busting massages to pampering body scrubs. Don’t forget to hit up the top-notch facilities like outdoor massage rooms (with private gardens), and float pools complete with cascading waterfalls and meditative labyrinths.
So SPA, Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa, 30 Allanbrooke Road Sentosa, Singapore 099983, p. 6708 8358, e. H9474-TH4@sofitel.com. Open daily 10am-9 pm (last treatment at 8pm).
CHI, The Spa
Inspired by the philosophy of personal peace and well-being, CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa is quite simply, relaxation at its best. Expect holistic treatments unique to the region’s culture such as the Singapore Massage and Rasa Tea Rejuvenation. But for couples, a must-try is CHI Romance ($595): a 2-hour long total mind and body treatment using water therapy that involves a fusion massage, thermal mineral body scrub, herbal bath, and eucalyptus foot bath.
CHI, The Spa, Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, 101 Siloso Road, Sentosa, Singapore 098970, p. 6371 1027, e. email@example.com. Open daily 9am-9pm.
Willow Stream Spa
Fairmont Singapore's Willow Stream Spa is the ideal sanctuary for time-starved city dwellers. Choose from 23 luxurious treatment rooms, relaxation lounges, whirlpools, cool plunge pools, steam rooms, and saunas. If that's not enough, Willow Stream also caters to couples with two private suites complete with their own private Jacuzzis – ooh la la! To really amp up the romance factor, try the Time Together treatment: a 90-minute session hydrating and exfoliating session that uses rosehip seed oil, Gotu Kola, and cardamom oil for a decadent spa experience.
Willow Stream Spa, Fairmont Singapore, 80 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189560, p. 6339 7777, e. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Luxury spas don’t get any better than ESPA. The spa is home to Singapore’s first authentic Turkish hammam, Japanese onsen pools, vitality pools, crystal steam rooms, and sleep pods for some shut-eye. You can also opt for total privacy in the spa's Garden Suites and Beach Villas: the definitive spa hideaway for couples to enjoy each other's company. Meditative bliss will take over when you try any of the his and hers signature treatments and rituals such as the Revitalising Hamam Cleanse, Gentlemen's Revitaliser massage, and anti-aging facials.
ESPA, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269, p. 6577 8880, e. ESPA@rwsentosa.com. Open daily 9am-10pm.
Ikeda Spa Prestige
The Japanese do know a thing or two about quality and stellar service – something you can experience to full effect at Ikeda Spa Prestige. Inspired by traditional ryokans of Kyoto, the spa is a 3,000 square foot space of tranquility and total serenity. Unwind in Ikeda's VIP couple suites (complete with warm tatami mats) or take a dip in Singapore's first-ever Hinokinuro Sento, an onsen-style dip pool that promises to melt away stress, anxiety, aches, pain, and promote detoxification.
Ikeda Spa Prestige, 6 Eu Tong Seng Street, #05-22 The Central, Singapore 059817, p. 6222 8080.
Four Seasons Spa & L’Occitane
L’Occitane's first spa in Singapore resides within the über swanky Four Season Hotel and it's where you can luxuriate in L'Occitane Spa treatments under the masterful strokes of the hotel's award-winning therapists. Outfitted with plush treatment rooms, saunas, and steam rooms for both men and women, the spa boasts relaxing treatments – including the exclusive L’Occitane Néroli & Orchidée scrub and massage – and powerhouse rubdowns combining the holy trifecta of Swedish, Balinese and Chinese massage techniques. How’s that for pure, utter bliss?
Four Seasons Spa & L’Occitane, Four Seasons Hotel, 190 Orchard Boulevard, Singapore 248646, p. 6734 1110. Open daily 10am-10pm.
Prepare to swoon at Capella’s award-winning Auriga Spa. The luxe wellness haven does not hold back in making sure you’re thoroughly pampered. To up the romance factor, you'll definitely want to try Auriga's day spa experiences for couples like the Honey Moon For Two ($999). Expect four hours of pure indulgence as you are treated to the works: a top-to-toe massage, ylang ylang and rose body scrub, honey and jasmine facial mask, body wrap, mandi safar bath, hair and scalp treatment, plus mocktails and tapas at Bob’s Bar to cap off your romantic liaison. Now who can say no to that?
Auriga Spa, Capella Singapore, 1 The Knolls, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098297, p. 6591 5023, e. email@example.com. Open 10am-10pm daily.
Heavenly Spa By Westin
Heavenly is right – The Westin takes pampering to new heights (35 stories up, to be exact) with its in-house spa. Soak in gorgeous views of Marina Bay and Chinatown as you’re massaged into submission in any of the six swanky treatment rooms. Book the couple suite for you and your beau and indulge in the some we-time with Heavenly Spa's romantic spa treatment for two (from $500), which includes a foot ritual or body scrub (150-minute), aromatic body massage, detoxifying facial, and purifying hand mask. And after that, be sure to spend the next languorous hour (or two) taking advantage of the facilities, including the Whirlpool and Aromatherapy Steam Room.
Heavenly Spa By Westin, Level 35, The Westin, Asia Square Tower 2, 12 Marina View, Singapore 018961, p. 6922 6977, e. firstname.lastname@example.org. Open daily 10am-10pm.
St. Gregory Spa
Couples and spa devotees, make a beeline to St. Gregory, the patron saint of R&R. Located across four hotels (Pan Pacific Singapore, Pan Pacific Orchard, PARKROYAL On Beach Road, and PARKROYAL On Pickering), the spa is a necessary stopover for the weak and weary. All four branches have different themes but it doesn't matter which one you pick. St. Gregory knows how to take romance and relaxation up a notch with its Couple Indulgence package. Within the luxurious VIP treatment room, enjoy a 30-minute Nourishing Milk Bath and 90-minute Aromatic Swedish Massage that'll lull both of you into a state of bliss.
St. Gregory Spa, various locations. See website for details.
Step into Remède Spa and feel instantly relaxed by the spa's clean, crisp, and cool interiors. Remède offers a swathe of treatments including healing massages, indulgent facials, and bathing rituals for its weary guests. For the ultimate relaxation session with your S.O, the Couple Retreat ($900) is a must-try: this indulgent spa package includes the Remède Customised Body Scrub, massage, facial, bathing ritual, and a light lunch to cap it all off.
Remède Spa, The St. Regis Singapore, 29 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247911, p. 6506 6896, e. email@example.com. Open daily 9am-12am.
You might mistake W Singapore as a party haven but hidden within its glam surrounds is AWAY Spa, which promises to whisk you away on a pampering journey. With its rainforest design, experiential showers, and award-winning signature treatments, AWAY has everything you need for a romantic getaway. The 2 Is Better Than 1 spa package will whisk you away with your loved one on a total sensory overload as a mixologist blends together exquisite rose, orange blossom, and jasmine oils to heighten your senses and relax your soul.
AWAY SPA, W Singapore - Sentosa Cove, 21 Ocean Way, Sentosa, Singapore 098374, p. 6808 7290. Open daily 10am-10pm.
Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Orchard Road? Head up to Adeva Spa, the urban rooftop sanctuary located in Paragon. Boasting a sprawling 9,500 square feet, Adeva is home to 19 private spa rooms, five couple spa suites, hydrotherapy zones, and lounges for guests to relax in total luxury. Need some alone time with your beau? Try Adeva's Couple Retreat treatment ($228), which includes a body massage, body polish (using the award-winning Spanish skincare label, Natura Bissé), and a dip in the en suite Jacuzzi. Romantic!
Adeva Spa, Paragon, 290 Orchard Road, #06-22/23/24, Singapore 238859, p.6836 9988. Open daily 10am-10pm.
Nestled in a majestic colonial building on Sentosa, Spa Luna deserves its rep for being a sanctuary for lovers. Unwind and relax with customised packages from the extensive spa menu, which features nourishing body scrubs, massages, wraps, and facials at an affordable fee – most of them under $200. For some daytime romance, luxuriate in the Aroma-Relaxation Treat ($558 per couple), which is a sublime steal for an aroma steam, rose sea salt polish, and aromatherapy massage for two.
Spa Luna at Amara Sanctuary Resort Spa, 1 Larkhill Road, Sentosa Island, Singapore 099394, p. 6884 9303, e. firstname.lastname@example.org