Indulge in a romantic getaway at the best couples spas in Asia

A guide to the most luxurious couples spas in Asia

Don’t let the brilliance of your love story fade into the background of the hustle and bustle of life. Whisk your romance away to a realm where relaxation dances hand in hand with luxury. Robb Report Singapore brings you on a journey through some of Asia’s most lavish spas, made to turn ordinary moments into extraordinary memories for you and your beloved. Immerse yourselves in this sanctuary of relaxation, forging moments of unparalleled serenity and intimacy that are uniquely yours to cherish. 

THE SPA at Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto. Photo by Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto, Japan

Located in the Higashiyama district, the ancient capital that boasts numerous of Kyoto’s historical attractions, the luxurious urban retreat hosts a plethora of wellness experiences. Embark on a journey of togetherness and harmony at The Spa, inspired by the philosophy of Enso, a Zen Circle drawn with a single masterful brushstroke. Couples are invited to enter the luxurious VIP suites, indulging in Japanese sake baths and aromatic massages that promise unparalleled serenity. 

Robb tip: To fully experience Kyo no Iyashi, or Kyoto-style healing, try the traditional healing of an Arashiyama Kyoto Bamboo Massage. Complete your journey at the FUJU lounge, a Sukiya-style teahouse located in front of an 800-year-old pond garden, complete with a candlelit dinner in the enchanting light of dusk. 

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

Unwind at Auriga, Capella Singapore. Photo by Capella Hotel Group

Capella Singapore

Head to Auriga at Capella Singapore, an oasis of bliss nestled on the shores of Sentosa Island, Singapore. Recognised as the first spa in Singapore to attain the Forbes Travel Guide’s coveted five-star accolade for 13 years running, Auriga takes holistic pampering to a whole new level. Among their signature offerings, the Unwind and Recharge Journey for Two is a 4.5-hour ritual of intimate bliss. Dive into a bath ritual, an intuitive wellness massage, and an anti-pollution facial. Wrap up in style with a luxurious spa meal—perfect for shaking off the week’s stress. 

Robb Tip: For the astrology aficionados, Auriga presents its signature Moon Ritual. Drawing inspiration from the celestial rhythm, the treatment is crafted according to the different cycles of the moon: New Moon, Waxing Moon, Full Moon, and Waning Moon. 

Capella Singapore

Enjoy a refreshing hot stone bath while gazing at Bhutan’s lush hills. Photo by COMO Uma Paro

COMO Uma Paro, Bhutan

For couples seeking to escape the mundane and embrace the exceptional, COMO Uma Paro, tucked in the verdant forests of Bhutan, is a wellness destination steeped in the spirit of Himalayan culture. Go for the Bhutanese traditional hot stone bath and massage treatment, which uses heated river stones to soothe the body. Or relax with the COMO Shambhala Glow treatment that promises a restoration of your natural radiance before you venture on your unforgettable date night. 

Robb Tip: Check in to the 330-square metre COMO Villa, where an evening of romance with your beloved awaits. It is decked with an open-air courtyard and bonfire pit, allowing for a stargazing session with toasted marshmallows in hand. Adding a touch of exclusivity, the villa also has a private spa treatment area equipped with its own outdoor hot stone bath. 

COMO Uma Paro

A luxurious treatment villa in nature’s embrace. Photo by The Datai Langkawi

The Datai Langkawi, Malaysia

Here at The Datai Langkawi, luxury meets nature to create an unparalleled couple’s spa experience. The five secluded treatment villas, nestled along a tranquil stream, offer a haven of serenity ideal for couples. Treatments adopt age-old philosophies of Ramuan, a Malay wellness tradition that incorporates healing herbs foraged from the rainforest. Pamper yourselves in the Seven Flowers Ritual, a lavish 5-hour experience that starts with a Mandi Bunga flower ritual and a gentle exfoliation with seven flowers. While surrounded by the fragrance of the floral elixirs, continue with a relaxing bath, oil massage, and facial, before ending with a nourishing spa meal.

Robb Tip: Wellness and retail therapy always come hand in hand here with Akar, an exclusive all-natural, plant-based spa line crafted by the resort. Derived from the Malay term ‘roots’, Akar offers an array of massage oils, potions, and poultices in three lines, each a tribute to The Datai Langkawi’s three biomes—The Rainforest, The Mangrove, and The Sea.   

The Datai Langkawi

A spa experience tailored uniquely for you and your beloved at Asaya. Photo by Rosewood Hotels

Rosewood Phuket, Thailand

If you and your partner are looking for something more personalised, head to Asaya at Rosewood Phuket. Rooted in the philosophy of “understanding where you came from”, Asaya prides itself in providing bespoke wellness experiences, tailored perfectly to your unique needs. The Couples Retreat is a tailor-made itinerary that features a treatment of your choice and interactive connection exercises to deepen your bond. For those seeking exclusivity, choose the Private Spa Experience, a luxurious package that offers a spacious double treatment room, a pool, and a Himalayan salt sauna with a steam shower. 

Robb Tip: While you and your partner are on a well-deserved break at Asaya, leave your kids in the safe hands of Rosewood Explorer’s Club, where they can have their own exciting escapade by diving into cultural activities, testing their culinary skills, and even picking up some Muay Thai moves. 

Rosewood Phuket

The spa reception at Six Senses Ninh Van Bay. Photo by Six Senses

Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam

Jump on a captivating weekend escape to the exquisite landscapes of Vietnam’s coasts at Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, a luxurious retreat perched over a private beach. At the spa, relax with the Couples Connect Journey, a three-hour experience that starts with a steam and sauna ritual, followed by an orange body exfoliation and a full-body massage. End the day with the soothing embrace of a coconut milk bath. 

Robb Tip: After the rejuvenating spa, let your love set sail with the Romantic Cruise, an idyllic voyage on the ocean. Choose from various options, from speedboats to traditional Vietnamese wooden boats.

Six Senses Ninh Van Bay

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Enjoy a couples spa with a view at Tanah Gajah in Ubud, Bali. Photo by Tanah Gajah

Tanah Gajah, Bali

Once a sleepy artists’ village in Bali, Ubud is now a medley of scooters, tree huggers and cafes. You will see no end to visitors, but even so, it remains a peaceful, spiritual place with great food, wonderful people and the best part of any island vacation—massages at every corner. Just 10 minutes from the heart of Ubud is Tanah Gajah, a luxury resort that was once the home of Hendra Hadiprana, a serious art collector and one of Indonesia’s prominent architects. Surrounded by rice paddies, it is the ultimate retreat and the spa, the ultimate treat. Couples may enjoy the Spa and Love Bath Ritual, which includes an organic body scrub, a 60-minute Ayurvedic Abhayanga massage, and couple time in a hot tub, complete with views of the rice paddy fields, sparkling wine and canapés.

Robb Tip: After your spa, proceed to have dinner at Nusantara by Locavore and then drinks at The Lair. You will end the day happy, we promise.

Tanah Gajah