“Turn off your mind, relax, and float downstream.” If you ever find yourself leading the hectic city life or wandering around the Old Quarter under intense heat, chances are you’ll be in need of a relaxing respite. Only then, one way to act out John Lennon’s wise words is to stop by the best spas in Hanoi. Thankfully, the capital is filled with luxury day spas where indulgence awaits. Let’s take a look at our top spa recommendations in Hanoi, all with established brand names possessing a unique identity. Look no further, you’re only one massage away from a good mood.
This hidden facial massage spa resides inside Clé de Peau Beauté – the largest flagship store of the brand, located right in the heart of Hanoi. This is their fifth store that’s adopted a ‘Radiance Concept’, and is preceded by outlets in Tokyo, Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur.
The premier luxury skincare and beauty brand has designed the flagship store to become a sparkling destination in the capital, where guests can enjoy top-tier skincare consulting services in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
The specialized massage spa suite is the epitome of Clé De Peau’s focus on customer experiences. Half of the store’s space is dedicated to spa rooms that are fully-equipped with relaxing sofas and facial massage services. Customers visiting the store with family and friends can share a luxurious moment that is specially cared for by the Clé De Peau’s specialists. This exclusive experience is specifically crafted to align with the brand’s mission – to unlock the skin’s innermost potential and ultimately reveal the radiance within.
Location: 60 Ly Thai To, Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
MENARD focuses on the quintessential Japanese beauty regimen. First founded in the coastal city of Nagoya in 1959, MENARD has been utilizing advanced modern techniques with a know-how that has been acquired through over 60 years of experience. MENARD’s mark on the industry is profound.
The franchise was initially established as a beauty ecosystem. MENARD owns not only the famous high end luxury spa chains but also a range of premium beauty product lines.
Spa-wise, one of the most prominent treatments and techniques that makes a name for MENARD is their signature Shiatsu Massage. Translated as “finger pressure” in Japanese, Shiatsu is a therapeutic bodywork that uses muscle manipulation methods from stretching, kneading and other forms of pressure applications to relieve body pain and ease any sore or tired muscles. This special technique at MENARD is believed to help with improving one’s vital energy, as well as restoring physical and mental harmony.
Location: 34 Le Thai To, Hang Trong, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
18 Ly Thuong Kiet, Phan Chu Trinh, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
Some of the best spas in the world set up their homes in top luxury hotels. Here in Hanoi, Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi, a dazzling destination with a glimpse of a by-gone age, is home to the finest spa in the capital – Le Spa du Metropole.
Let yourself be fully immersed in a tranquil and spacious area of the award-winning Le Spa. Overlooking Metropole’s outdoor pool and garden courtyard, Le Spa is divided into the eight spa suites, with two dedicated for couples and six individually-designed. These eight distinctly themed suites at Le Spa offer guests a variety of aesthetic options, making each return a new and unique experience.
Le Spa’s treatment menu is inspired by the hotel’s cultural heritage, artfully fusing Eastern’s ancient holistic rituals and Western’s contemporary therapies with an assortment of premium, world-class products. Sothys, Ytsara and Laurent Severac are the in-house brands of choice. These elixirs, essences and beauty products, give one more control over their beauty care and bring a deeper appreciation of Le Spa’s whole raison d’etre.
The Indochina mark has definitely left its traces in this intimate setting. Essences and oil blends that reminisce the traditional fragrance of Vietnam, the tailor-made treatments honoring Asian Heritage, the ambient world of sound and scent,… all together complement the entire spa experience.
Location: 15 Ngo Quyen, Trang Tien, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi