The best spa treatments and wellness experiences to try at Al Faisaliah Spa
Ladies, it’s time to pamper yourself…
Nothing beats checking into a hotel spa for a decadent pamper. Award-winning Al Faisaliah Spa at Al Faisaliah Hotel has got a little something for anyone looking to relax and rejuvenate.
The exclusive ladies-only spa in the heart of Riyadh has introduced a collection of specially curated therapies and treatments that combine both traditional and holistic approaches to wellness to refresh the body, mind and spirit.
So, if a hammam treatment sounds like your cup of tea, or if a yoga class in the relaxation rooms seems more like your speed, take a plunge into one of Riyadh’s luxurious hotel spas. The best part is that you can also experience the hydrotherapy whirlpool and swimming pool before or after your treatments to complete a blissful day at this urban oasis.
We’ve rounded up the best spa treatments to try at Al Faisaliah Spa for an immersive and transformative wellness experience. Expect premium treatments, world-class hospitality and a beautiful setting at this simply stunning spa.
A newly launched full-body experience that begins with a cleansing golden scrub, followed by smearing a golden mask on the entire body and simultaneously applying the Pink Hair nourishing treatment to revitalise the scalp. The Hammam experience ends with applying a golden moisturiser and shimmery gold powder to the body using a soft massage to increase the skin’s elasticity and improve blood circulation.
90 minutes, SAR713
Arabian Pearl Signature Ritual
It begins with a hot volcanic basalt stone massage to release deep-seated tension and create a feeling of natural well-being. This is followed by the advanced facial using specialised lifting massage techniques and products rich in Argan oil, larch extract and summer snowflake bulb to improve skin tone and elasticity instantly. The ritual also includes a conditioning scalp massage – leaving guests to emerge fully re-energised after some quality time in an oasis of wellness.
150 minutes, SAR1,552.50
Therapeutic yoga classes
Breathe deeply and relax in a child’s pose. Yoga is a low-impact movement ideal for all bodies that relieves stress and anxiety and improves flexibility. So, break away from the hubbub of your day-to-day routine and reset at the luxurious Al Faisaliah Spa. It’s a serene setting to explore the mind-body connection with one of their numerous twice-weekly (held every Wednesday and Saturday) yoga classes. Access your inner warrior with a vinyasa-style class focusing on strength and balance, or go for the groovy as you learn simple restorative yin yoga poses. You’ll leave feeling like you’re floating on a cloud – physically and mentally.
60 minutes, SAR200
Al Faisaliah Spa, Spa: Daily 7am to 11pm, Treatment: Daily 10am to 9:30pm, Al Faisaliah Hotel, King Fahd Rd, Al Olaya, Riyadh 12212. Tel: 011 273 3000. @alfaisaliahhotel