Spas & Wellness
Outdoor massage (Albert Normandin photo)
Vancouver's reputation for healthy living, balance and overall well-being is reflected in dozens of spas and wellness centres that excel in pampering and bliss.
Vancouver spas include CHI at Shangri-La Hotel, a Forbes Travel Guide “Four Star Spa;" Absolute Spa, which is favoured by Hollywood stars; and dozens of walk-in day spas and therapeutic spa treatment centres.
Spa treatments are diverse and range from West Coast-inspired organic seaweed wraps and traditional heated stone massage to a decadent 24-karat gold facial and authentic Middle Eastern hammam and gommage. Also included? Dedicated men’s spas and holistic wellness retreats.