5 wellness resorts to relax, reboot and recharge in Malaysia

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January 15, 2016 | BY Karmun Ng

Let these resorts help elevate your wellness regimes with their special treatment programmes that will ensure you're well taken care of, inside and out.

Health and wellness is a growing trend among Malaysians and rightfully so -- the term 'health is wealth' didn't appear out of nowhere. 

If you're already taking the reins over your own wellness by eating clean and working out regularly, elevate your pre-existing regimes with these resorts that will ensure you're well taken care of, inside and out.


Spa Village, Pangkor Laut

The Spa Village at Pangkor Laut Resort isn't only one of the most scenic places in the country, being founded on a private island along Malaysia's famed coasts, it offers a long list of physical and spiritual healing programmes from China, Japan, India, Thailand, Bali and Malaysia. They are conducted in 22 beautiful Spa Villas situated over the sea, promising a complete rejuvenation for the body, mind, spirit and soul. Click here to learn more about its offerings.


The Banjaran Hot Spring Resort, Ipoh

Asian remedies make  up the heart of the wellness programmes at The Banajran Hotspring Resort. Endowed with the best of nature,  it offers a comprehensive menu of traditional Chinese medicine, ayurvedic therapy, Malay healing rituals to contemporary spa treatments, using both pure and natural ingredients, as well as the purest extracts and essential oils from Aromatherapy Associates, an award-winning British product. Browse their offerings here.


The Chateau Wellness Resort, Bukit Tinggi

Beyond its medieval French architecture that never fails to transport one back in time, The Chateau also offers some of the most potent and cutting edge wellness programmes. Focused on treatment through technology, some of its offerings include the Aquaveda bed, salt grotto steam rooms, aroma hydro pools, and more, each serving a different purpose in the big goal to help you release stress and relax better. Discover the full menu here. 


Mines Wellness Resort, The Mines

Mines Wellness Resort focuses on traditional therapies rooted in Chinese medicines and methods to help you achieve your fitness goals. A comprehensive spa menu awaits to refresh and rejuvenate guests alongside Chinese Qigong and ayurvedic treatments for a complete reboot of one's entire system. Learn more here.


The Orchard Wellness Resort, Malacca

Founded by a doctor, this resort intends to combine healthcare and travel in a luxe retreat in the quieter side of Malacca. It offers both modern and traditional medicine in its menu of treatments, each monitored and executed by trained professionals to ensure best results. It is also the first and only resort in the entire country to offer treatment and recovery programmes using 'speleotherapy' that features Himalayan rock salt tiles, knowned for powerful restorative properties. Discover more here. 


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