There are tons of regular massage shops around Bangkok, but what if you want even more pampering? Exploring the City of Angels can be exhausting—there’s just so much to see and do! Treat yourself to some quality TLC and bliss out at one of these top spas in Bangkok.
Massage therapist at work | © photofriday / Shutterstock
Myth Massage is a beautiful spa that blends rustic traditional décor with modern elements. The main treatment room is communal, letting you experience a traditional Thai massage
the Thai way. Prices are reasonable and you can enjoy a massage that follows age-old practices. Indeed, the massages here closely follow those performed at Bangkok’s famous Wat Pho
, the place where Thai massage was born. Various types of massage are available, including deep tissue, foot, head, and aromatherapy massage, and it’s possible to combine several treatments during one session. There are also onsite fortune tellers if you’re keen to try something new.
Siam Kempinski Spa
Within the luxurious Siam Kempinski Hotel and in the heart of the bustling shopping area of Siam
, Siam Kempinski Spa bases its treatments around the four seasons. Every treatment is individually tailored to meet each person’s requirements and to complement their body types; treatments focus around nature, using a variety of herbs, plants, and flowers
. Various massages, facials, and body scrubs are among the therapies available. Some of the private treatment rooms have their own bath and all are very comfortable and attractive.
The Oriental Spa
A luxury spa within the opulent Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, The Oriental Spa is a great place for some sophisticated pampering in style. As well as being one of the best spas in Bangkok, it frequently appears on lists of the best spas across the globe. The skilled and experienced therapists offer a wide range of treatments from around the world
, combining ancient wisdom and contemporary knowledge. Enjoy a solo experience or enjoy bliss as a couple
with packages like the Bride and Groom Honeymoon. As well as massages, pedicures, facials, cleansing and detox treatments, waxing, body wraps, and skin peels, the spa also offers experiences like yoga, Moroccan rhassoul clay treatments, and Muay Thai
Yunomori Onsen and Spa
Bringing Japanese wellness and relaxation to Bangkok, Yunomori Onsen and Spa was the first such establishment to open in the Thai capital
. It combines Thai and Japanese techniques and knowledge. Visitors can soak in the mineral-rich onsen
waters, an age-old therapy in Japan, before revitalising their body with a traditional Thai massage. Holistic eastern health traditions perhaps couldn’t be more perfectly blended for a sense of overall wellness.
Luxsa Spa is a gorgeous and tranquil sanctuary within the Hamsar Hotel, close to Lumphini Park
. Less well known than many other spas on this list, discovering this spot is like finding a rare and hidden jewel in a bustling concrete jungle. The spa’s name comes from Sanskrit
and means “to heal health through water”. Spa guests can relax in the pool and get active in the fitness centre, plus indulge in several treatments designed to benefit the mind as well as the body. Check out the regularly changing promotions for some great pampering deals.
Banyan Tree Spa
The award-winning Banyan Tree Spa is part of the elegant and luxurious Banyan Tree Hotel. The therapy menu contains a good blend of traditional technique and modern remedies, with the highly professional team members working with you to ensure you get the best from any treatments. Many elements are tailored to match your requirements, expectations, and preferences. Natural spices and herbs feature prominently in treatments and you can choose between various types of massages, body therapies, and beauty treats. To really spoil yourself, why not book a multi-day package and combine a stay at the beautiful hotel with different wellness procedures?
Devarana Spa Bangkok
Located in Silom
, Devarana Spa Bangkok offers much more than a list of blissful treatments. It offers a memorable experience and full immersion into Thai wellness traditions, myths, and culture
. Appealing to all senses, you cannot help but feel at peace from the moment you step through the doors. Relax around the reflecting pool and soak up the soothing ambience as soft music and sensual aromas waft through the air. The spa uses its own line of specially developed products as well as high quality products from well known luxury brands. Choose from one-off treatments or packages that combine various therapies. The spa is part of the refined Dusit Thani hotel and is easy to reach by both the MRT and BTS
A treatment room in the elegant Spa 1930 | © Spa 1930
Housed inside an elegant historic home that was built for a Prince, Spa 1930 is an exclusive establishment that goes back to basics and strips away all the fluff found in many spas. Massages include traditional Thai, four hands, foot, Swedish
, and stress relief. Body care treatments include cleansing, masks, and scrubs, and there are several facial treatments on offer too. The day spa has an inviting relaxation room in addition to its discreet therapy rooms, and it’s one of the best Bangkok spas for a simple and sophisticated experience.
A highly acclaimed Bangkok spa, Bhawa Spa focuses on holistic practices to benefit mind, body, and spirit. It tries to promote harmony between people and nature, allowing people to feel more grounded and balanced. The spa uses natural elements and ingredients and the décor is designed so as to be soothing. There’s a large pool surrounded by verdant foliage that guests can make full use of during their spa visit. As well as common spa treatments, you can benefit from varied workshops and tuition in self-care practices like meditation
The Oasis Spa
Facial treatments are among the therapies offered at The Oasis Spa in Bangkok | © Zenspa1 / Flickr
The Oasis Spa is a hip and trendy day spa that uses traditional practices from northern Thailand
. Offering a fabulous Lanna experience, expect opulent teak wood, a lovely landscaped lawn, trees, flowers, plush fabrics, soothing sounds, and enticing scents. The atmosphere is serene. Some of the beautiful treatment rooms have outdoor showers and there are also rooms that are suitable for couples and close friends who wish to share the experience. There are individual treatments, including massages, hydrotherapy, and facials, or you can opt for packages that include several therapies and last for several hours. As an added enticement, and to make your day even more hassle free, the spa offers a free pick-up service from Phrom Phong BTS station.