The spas in Chiangmai draw from the finest quality of Thailand’s rich cultural heritage, abundant natural resources and the country’s warm hospitality. If you are visiting Chiangmai, you will be struck by the wide availability of spa services provided by expert and attentive therapists. If you are eager to free your body from the insufferable knots and feel light in mind, body and spirits, all you need to do is treat yourself to a session of Thai massage and some great wellness and detoxifying treatments. While there are several spas in the back streets and main thorough fares of Chiangmai, these are the five more popular spa destinations in the city.
(219 Moo 9, San Pee Sua)
Set on an idyllic beach, the Baan Sabai Spa enjoys a perfect location and offers an ultimate healing experience in the lap of nature. You can choose from a range of beauty, wellness and detoxification treatments. Complete with the Gulf of Siam as the backdrop and with palm trees swaying gently in the breeze, the spa offers a range of treatments that follow a holistic approach to relaxing and rejuvenating the mind, body and soul.
(22 /1 Nimmanhemin Road. Soi 9)
Located in the centre of Chiangmai, the spa features traditional wooden house environment and a complete package of spa services such as facials, massages with coffee and black sesame, herbal steam treatment and Jacuzzi. You can choose from a range of packages such as the 3 hour package that includes facial treatment, detoxification treatment, aroma massage, herbal steam, and a mineral / scented floral bath in Jacuzzi.
(2/2 Soi 3 Nimmanhaemin)
The down-to-earth Rada spa is a popular choice with the spa enthusiasts – here you can enjoy all services you would expect from a boutique spa but without the prices hitting the roof. There is an extensive menu of services at reasonable prices but without any compromise on the quality of treatments, which include body wraps, aromatherapy, reflexology and facials. There is also a membership programme for regular visitors through which you can enjoy special discounts.
(265 Changmoi Road)
The spa was founded by Dr. Ampawan a licensed pharmacist with an in-depth knowledge of modern medicine. Chur Medical spa offers an extensive list of treatments which are herb-based and are centred around the idea of natural healing. Popular treatments include anti-cellulite massage using specially formulated Chur oil, aromatherapy, body treatment, facial treatment, Thai traditional Massage, and foot spa.
(Twin Peak Chiang Mai F1, 187/13 Changklan Road)
This high-end beauty salon and day spa provides a range of beauty and wellness treatments including Thai massages, aromatherapy, oil massages, facials, waxing and permanent make-up. The spa also offers free pick up services within the city. Free pick up service in the city is also available.