The Best Spas & Wellness Retreats in Kolkata, India

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3 March 2017

As energetic and charming as Kolkata is, the city’s chaotic rush can leave you seeking a break and some time to heal. Lucky for you, these eight spas and wellness retreats in and around the city are more than equipped to replenish and rejuvenate your mind and body.

Vedic Village Spa Resort

Located just a little outside the city limits, by the airport, Vedic Village is one of the area’s finest health and lifestyle retreats. Spanning over 150 acres (61 hectares) of lush greenery, sparkling lakes and scenic coconut groves, this boutique getaway is the calming and energizing break you need from the madness of Kolkata. The Village’s Sanjeeva Ayurveda Spa is every bit equipped to heal and reset your system. The spa offers a variety of medical treatments, a rejuvenating diet, yoga, ayurvedic therapies and more.

O2 Spa

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For unlimited pampering through luxury massages, energizing body wraps, scrubs and other treatments, look no further than O2 Spa. With branches across the city—at the airport, in New Town-Rajarhat and in Ballygunge—they’ve clearly established themselves as one of the city’s top spots for rejuvenation.

Sawasdee Namaste Spa

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Combining the very best of eastern and western practices in massage and holistic therapy, this spa aims to help you achieve balance between body, mind and soul. With a specific focus on stress reduction and relaxation, Sawasdee Namaste Spa offers a range of services from hot stone therapy, to massages catering for athletes.

Oberoi Grand Spa

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Located in a separate wing of The Oberoi Grand in central Kolkata, this luxurious spa offers a range of massage treatments, full body therapies and more. With a stylish facility, lit by antique glass lamps and panelled with rich teak floors offering views of the outdoor pool and garden, this spa is one of the top spots to get pampered in the city of joy. To make your spa experience truly unforgettable, try one of their indigenous ritual packages—the Tamarind Tranquility, for example, involving two and a half hours of tamarind body exfoliation, steam bath, tamarind and bitter orange body wrap and a classic Oberoi massage.

Mystic Yoga Retreat

Heal your mind and body with the energizing yoga retreat packages offered by one of the city’s best yoga centres. Designed to promote a happier, healthier and more fulfilling life, Mystic Yoga claims that their retreats are suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels and for those seeking to reinvent their lives or simply take a break.

20/A, 2nd Floor, Camac Street, Kolkata

Kaya Kalp Spa

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Offering a range of ayurvedic rituals, body treatments and relaxing massages, Kaya Kalp Spa at the ITC Sonar Hotel in Topsia is yet another one of the city’s top spots for luxurious pampering. Among the various luxurious treatments offered here, the most popular are the Exotic Pomegranate Spa Journey, the de-stressing therapeutic Hot Stone Massage, Tension Reliever Massage and the traditional Gemstones Massage.

Jiva Spa

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Jiva Spa at the luxurious Taj Bengal Hotel offers several signature treatment packages drawing from ancient knowledge on Ayurveda, yoga, meditation and more. Crafted to energize your body and mind, the treatments at Jiva Spa have a following that expands across the globe—making this one of the best places to head to in the city for when you’re craving some rejuvenation.