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Australia's Best Hotel Day Spas

It’s November already, how did that happen? If the year seems to be whizzing by in a blur of eat, sleep, work, repeat it might be time to unwind, relax and rejuvenate at one of Australia’s best day spas before the silly season is upon us.

Unpack for a few days and pad bare foot from pool to spa to room to restaurant to beach and back again in one of these boutique hotels which caters to your every whim. Spa Getaways are perfect for honeymoons, romantic escapes, girls getaways or hens parties. We are spoilt for choice, with Australia boasting some of the world’s more luxurious spas and alluxia reveals the top 10 list of the country’s finest hotel day spas.


The Darling, Sydney NSW

With 16 private rooms including an intimate couples suite you’re sure to be pampered in style at The Spa. Offering signature Asian and European treatments, a tiled hamam. For the ultimate romantic getaway try the “Date Night” for hours of pampering with your partner.


Byron at Byron Resort & Spa, Byron Bay NSW

Six luxurious treatment rooms set within the lushness of nature, The Spa at the Byron at Byron Resort offers the perfect environment to achieve complete tranquility and relaxation. Treatments reflect “the spirit of Byron” and includes the likes of the Rainforest Body Ritual and Native Flora Journey and offering both Pevonia Botanical and iKOU eco spa products.


Chateau Elan, Hunter Valley, NSW

With an impressive 17 treatment rooms, an extensive spa menu and lounge areas within the spa offering zones for extended relaxation and socialising with friends. The Santé Room is a specially designed private group space with fireplace, selection of books and armchairs, ideal for a group of friends or hens.


Bells at Killcare, Central Coast NSW

Bells day spa has the same East Coast Hamptons elegance that you’ve come to expect from Bells. From the soothing colour scheme, décor and chilled-out soundtrack and using the superb LI’TYA (meaning of the earth) products. Try Bell’s Signature Kodo Massage combined with a facial and Quandong Scalp & Hair Treatment for the ultimate in relaxation.


Emirates Wolgan Valley, Blue Mountains NSW

The Timeless spa boasts six double treatment rooms including a Japanese-style tub to complete the indulgent experience. During winter months, a massive stone fireplace in the relaxation room lends a cosy atmosphere.


Hepburn at Hepburn, Hepburn Springs VIC

Visit the iconic Hepburn Bathhouse & Spa when relaxing in the Australia’s Spa Country, near Daylesford. The historic Hepburn Bathhouse & Spa has been welcoming visitors since 1895 to bathe in the region’s mineral waters. You can relax in the traditional communal bathing pools, a salt therapy pool and the aroma steam room before trying a facial, massage or wrap treatment. Retire to your luxe accommodation at neighbouring Hepburn at Hepburn for the ultimate spa weekend.


Silky Oaks Lodge, Port Douglas QLD

Set in lush tropical gardens, Healing Waters Spa has been inspired by “the spirit of the Daintree” – the oldest living rainforest on Earth. Using Sodashi products, the Spa’s signature treatments have been designed to harness the power of nature through the use of clays from the earth, flower and plant essences, herbal extracts and hands on therapy.


Spicers Tamarind, Sunshine Coast QLD

Spa Anise overlooks the soft green rolling hills and rainforest of the Sunshine Coast hinterland and offers in-house guests and day visitors four treatment rooms including double rooms for couples, a mineralised spa, foot therapy room, steam room, rain shower and a tailored spa cuisine menu. Spicers Retreats use Waterlily Spa Products as their chosen day spa product range.


Crown Metropol, Perth WA

Discover world class pampering at Crown’s ISIKA, offering a selection of tailored massage therapies, facials, body treatments and hair services. ISIKA also features a unique pampering menu dedicated solely to men.  Indulge in the opulent riverside couples suite with stunning views of the Swan River and relax in the tranquil relaxation spaces, dedicated water therapy, vitality pool and steam room.


Injidup Spa Retreat

Book yourself one of 10 luxury villas all with their own private plunge pool at the Injidup Spa Retreat. Surrounded by National Park on a secluded beach at Injidup bay this beautiful hideaway is 3 hours drive southwest of Perth, WA. Injidup Spa Retreat offers a sublime spa experience, in stylish serenity and overlooking a rugged stretch of pristine Western Australian coastline.

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