Destination Deluxe Awards 2022

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Finalists

The Destination Deluxe Awards honor the leaders and pioneers in wellness and travel. The prestigious Awards celebrate the hotels, spas, treatments, skincare and wellness brands that drive the remarkable luxury standard of these industries. Quality, transparency and originality are fundamental criteria of the Destination Deluxe Awards, as they recognize and praise the change-makers of today who go beyond set boundaries and innovate in their respective fields.

The Destination Deluxe Awards span 22 categories and are evaluated by a group of well-respected industry experts. The 17 judges select their top three nominees in each category from the shortlist below.

 

Destination Deluxe Awards 2022 Finalists

1. Hotel of the Year

  • Alamayah, Sumba Island, Indonesia
  • Al Baleed Salalah by Anantara, Salalah, Oman
  • ÀNI Dominican Republic, Rio San Juan, Dominican Republic
  • Coquillade Provence Resort & Spa, Provence, France
  • Fontanelle Estate, Chianti, Italy
  • LUX* South Ari Atoll, South Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Pimalai Resort & Spa, Koh Lanta, Thailand
  • Raffles Bali, Bali, Indonesia
  • Regent Phu Quoc, Phu Quoc, Vietnam
  • Silversands Grenada, St. Georges, Grenada
  • The Peninsula Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • The Springs Resort, Colorado, United States
  • Ultima Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland

2. Wellness Retreat of the Year

  • Avana Retreat, Hoa Binh, Vietnam
  • Canyon Ranch Tucson, Tucson, United States
  • Chenot Palace WeggisWeggis, Switzerland
  • Chiva-Som Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand
  • Euphoria RetreatMystras, Greece
  • JOALI BEING, Raa Atoll, Maldives
  • Kamalaya Koh SamuiKoh Samui, Thailand
  • Lake Austin Spa Resort, Texas, United States
  • Lanserhof Sylt, Sylt, Germany
  • PreidlhofNaturno, Italy
  • RAKxa Wellness & Medical RetreatSamut Prakan, Thailand
  • REVĪVŌ Wellness ResortBali, Indonesia
  • The Original FX Mayr, Maria Wörth, Austria
  • TIA Wellness Resort, Da Nang, Vietnam
  • Zulal Wellness Resort, Khasooma, Qatar

3. Urban Wellness Retreat of the Year

  • Aman New York, New York, United States
  • Amanyangyun, Shanghai, China
  • Beau-Rivage Palace, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Cartesiano Urban Wellness Center, Puebla, Mexico
  • Clinique La Prairie Aesthetics & Medical Spa, The St. Regis Bangkok​Bangkok, Thailand
  • COMO Shambhala Urban Escape, Singapore
  • ESPA Life at Corinthia, London, United Kingdom
  • Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • PAÑPURI WELLNESSBangkok, Thailand
  • RAKxa Wellness & Medical Retreat, Samut Prakan, Thailand
  • Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
  • The Living Room by OCTAVE Institute, Shanghai China

4. New Hotel of the Year

  • Aman New York, New York, United States
  • Buahan, a Banyan Tree Escape, Bali, Indonesia
  • Casa Polanco, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Cora Cora Maldives, Raa Atoll, Maldives
  • Garrya Nijo Castle Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
  • Lanserhof Sylt, Sylt, Germany
  • LUX* Chongzuo, Guangxi, China
  • Meliá Phuket Mai Khao, Phuket, Thailand
  • Radisson Resort Phan Thiet, Binh Thuan, Vietnam
  • Regent Phu Quoc, Phu Quoc, Vietnam
  • The Londoner Macao, Macau, China
  • Zulal Wellness ResortKhasooma, Qatar

5. Urban Hotel of the Year

  • Baur au Lac, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Casa San AugustínCartagena, Colombia
  • Cheval Blanc Paris, Paris, France
  • Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
  • King Street Townhouse, Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Palace Hotel Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
  • Shinta Mani Angkor and Bensley Collection Pool Villas, Siem Reap, Cambodia
  • TELLUS NisekoNiseko, Japan
  • The Hari Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon, Bangkok, Thailand
  • The Sukhothai ShanghaiShanghai, China
  • The Westin London City, London, United Kingdom

6. Hotel Design of the Year

  • Alamayah, Sumba Island, Indonesia
  • Armani Hotel Milano, Milan, Italy
  • Cal a Vie Health Spa, California, United States
  • Capella Hanoi, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Elia Mykonos Resort, Mykonos, Greece
  • Lanserhof Sylt, Sylt, Germany
  • One&Only Portonovi, Portonovi, Montenegro
  • Raffles Hotel Le Royal, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Roving Bushtops, Tanzania, Africa
  • SALT of Palmar, Palmar, Mauritius
  • Tanah Gajah, a Resort by Hadiprana, Bali, Indonesia
  • Woods at Sasan, Gujarat, India

7. Private Island of the Year

  • AmanpuloPamalican Island, Philippines
  • Banwa Private IslandPalawan, Philippines
  • Cheval Blanc Randheli Private IslandNoonu Atoll, Maldives
  • Club Paradise Palawan, Palawan, Philippines
  • Cora Cora Maldives, Raa Atoll, Maldives
  • JOALI MaldivesRaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Kokomo Private Island Fiji, Fiji
  • LUX* South Ari Atoll, South Ari Atoll, Maldives
  • Mustique Island, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Caribbean
  • Soneva Jani, Noonu Atoll, Maldives
  • The BrandoTetiaroa, French Polynesia
  • Velaa Private IslandNoonu Atoll, Maldives

8. Eco-Hotel of the Year

  • Alila Jabal Akhdar, Jabal Akhdar, Oman
  • Amilla Maldives Resort and ResidencesBaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Avana Retreat, Hoa Binh, Vietnam
  • Buahan, a Banyan Tree Escape, Bali, Indonesia
  • Chablé YucatánMerida, Mexico
  • Hotel Belmar, Monteverde, Costa Rica
  • Kasiiya PapagayoPapagayo, Costa Rica
  • Meghauli Serai, A Taj Safari, Chitwan, Nepal
  • NewTree Ranch, California, United States
  • Shinta Mani Wild – A Bensley Collection, South Cardamom National Park, Cambodia
  • Soneva FushiBaa Atoll, Maldives
  • SOUKYA International Holistic Health Centre, Bangalore, India

9. Spa of the Year

  • Amani Spa, Mara Bushtops, Masai Mara, Africa
  • amaranth Spa by HARNN, Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Asaya, Rosewood PhuketPhuket, Thailand
  • Chi The Spa, Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort & Spa, Boracay, Philippines
  • Kapama Karula Spa & Wellness Centre, Kapama Karula, Kapama Private Game Reserve, South Africa
  • Loma de Vida Spa & Wellness, La Cantera Resort & Spa, Texas, United States
  • Oberoi Spa, The Oberoi Sukhvilas Spa Resort, New Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
  • Preidl Spa, Preidlhof, South Tyrol, Italy
  • Sofitel Spa with L’OCCITANE, Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Thermal Spa, Grand Resort Bad Ragaz, Bad Ragaz, Switzerland
  • The Silversands Spa, Silversands Grenada, St. George’s, Grenada
  • The Spa at The Datai Langkawi, The Datai Langkawi, Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Yaukuve Spa Sanctuary, Kokomo Private Island, Fiji

10. Medi-Spa of the Year

  • Aegle Wellness Center – BalesinBalesin Island, Philippines
  • AT ONE Healing Spa, SANGHA Retreat by OCTAVE InstituteSuzhou, China
  • Babor Aachen, Aachen, Germany
  • Clinique La PrairieMontreux, Switzerland
  • Cocoon Medical Spa, Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas, Baa Atoll, Maldives
  • Dii Wellness Med SpaBangkok, Thailand
  • Dvořák Spa & Wellness, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
  • Holistic Medical Sanctuary, The Farm at San BenitoBatangas, Philippines
  • KAILO MEDISPA, The Calile Hotel, Brisbane, Australia
  • Lanserhof Sylt, Sylt, Germany
  • Sun Palace Spa & Wellness, Marienbad, Czech Republic
  • Waldhotel Spa, Waldhotel Health & Medical Excellence, Bürgenstock ResortObbürgen, Switzerland
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11. Eco-Spa of the Year

  • Chablé Spa, Chablé Maroma, Riviera Maya, Mexico
  • Spa Sanctuary, Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, Queensland, Australia
  • Healing House, Londolozi Private Game Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park, South Africa
  • Healing Sanctuary, The Farm at San BenitoBatangas, Philippines
  • Khmer Tonics Spa, Shinta Mani Wild – A Bensley Collection, South Cardamom National Park, Cambodia
  • Soneva Soul, Soneva JaniNoonu Atoll, Maldives
  • The Day SpaEmu Plains, Australia
  • The Rock Spa, Cempedak Private IslandBintan, Indonesia
  • The Spa, The Datai LangkawiLangkawi, Malaysia
  • The Wellness Sanctuary & Spa, Fivelements Retreat BaliBali, Indonesia
  • Toja Spa, Buahan, a Banyan Tree Escape, Bali, Indonesia
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12. New Spa of the Year

  • Auriga Wellness, Capella Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Spa Cinq Mondes, Beau-Rivage Palace, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Heavenly Spa by Westin, The Westin London City, London, United Kingdom
  • House of Kalmar, London, United Kingdom
  • Jiva Spa, Taj Chia Kutir Resort & Spa, Darjeeling, Darjeeling, India
  • Niyama Wellness Center, Anya Resort Tagaytay, Tagaytay, Philippines
  • Ocean Club Spa by L’OCCITANE, The Ocean Club, a Luxury Collection Resort, Costa Norte, Sosua, Dominican Republic
  • Pimãanda by HARNN, Kimpton Kitalay Samui, Koh Samui, Thailand
  • Soneva Soul, Soneva JaniNoonu Atoll, Maldives
  • The Ritz-Carlton Mexico City Spa, The Ritz-Carlton Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Toja Spa, Buahan, a Banyan Tree Escape, Bali, Indonesia
  • Wellness Sanctuary, Fontanelle Estate, Chianti, Italy
  • YHI Spa, Meliá Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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13. Wellness Program of the Year

  • 3 Week Life Changer Retreat, Resolution Retreats, Lake Karapiro, New Zealand
  • Detox & Optimal Weight, V Spa & Wellness Center, Vilnius Grand Resort, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Embracing Change, Kamalaya Koh SamuiKoh Samui, Thailand
  • Exhale, The Asa Maia, Bali, Indonesia
  • Gwinganna Detox, Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, Queensland, Australia
  • Halong Wellness Cruise, Luminary Retreats, Halong Bay, Vietnam
  • Immunity Booster, RAKxa Wellness & Medical Retreat,Samut Prakan, Thailand
  • INNERgise, Jiva Spa, The Taj Mahal Palace, MumbaiMumbai, India
  • Inner Healing Journey, Amilla Maldives Resort and ResidencesBaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Mindfulness & Emotional Balance, REVĪVŌ Wellness ResortBali, Indonesia
  • Stress & Burnout Recovery, Amatara Welleisure Resort, Phuket, Thailand
  • Take a Deep Breath, Dvořák Spa & Wellness, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
  • The Naked Challenge Signature Detox, The Retreat Costa Rica, Atenas, Costa Rica
  • The Ranch Malibu, The Ranch MalibuCalifornia, United States
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14. Spa Treatment of the Year

  • Ancient Thai Massage, Devarana Wellness, Hua Hin, Dusit Thani Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand
  • CBD Massage, Aman Spa at The Connaught, The Connaught, London, United Kingdom
  • Detox & Adrenal Boost Journey, Crown Spa Perth, Crown Towers Perth, Perth, Australia
  • ESPA Modern Alchemy Empowering Ritual, ESPA Life at Corinthia, Corinthia London, London, United Kingdom
  • PAÑPURI Signature Holistic Massage, PAÑPURI WELLNESSBangkok, Thailand
  • Phu Quoc Indulgence, HARNN Heritage Spa, InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort, Phu Quoc, Vietnam
  • Second Peau Treatment, Ambassade Biologique Recherche Rive Gauche, Paris, France
  • Sensorial Reset, Spa Le Bristol by La Prairie, Le Bristol Paris, Paris, France
  • Sleep & Reset MassageSpa by L’OCCITANE, Hotel Pashmina Le RefugeVal Thorens, France
  • Subtle Energies Holistic Anti-Aging Customizable Facial, The Peninsula Spa, The Peninsula ChicagoChicago, United States
  • Thalasso Therapy, Deep Ocean Spa, InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, Bora Bora, French Polynesia
  • The Frankincense Ritual, Anantara Spa, Al Baleed Salalah by Anantara, Salalah, Oman
  • ‘warew’ Body Treatment & Facial, evian Spa Tokyo, Palace Hotel Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
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15. Medi-Spa Treatment of the Year

  • Chenot Bio-Energetic Treatment, Chenot Palace WeggisWeggis, Switzerland
  • Cryotherapy, Soneva Soul, Soneva FushiBaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Derma Boost Facial by Dr. Burgener, The Dolder Grand Spa, The Dolder Grand, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Empress of the Sea, Dii Wellness Med SpaBangkok, Thailand
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Aegle Wellness Center – The City ClubManila, Philippines
  • Neuro Wave Stimulation, Clinique La PrairieMontreux, Switzerland
  • Red Carpet Jet Facial, Aman Spa, AmanzoePorto Heli, Greece
  • Rejuvenate/Opulence Oxygen Facial, Aman Spa, AmanyangyunShanghai, China
  • Slimming Aroma and Steam Therapy Ritual, V Spa & Wellness Center, Vilnius Grand Resort, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • The Lanserhof Concept, Lanserhof Sylt, Sylt, Germany
  • The Noble Man by The Farm at San Benito, Holistic Medical Sanctuary, The Farm at San BenitoBatangas, Philippines

 

16. Holistic Treatment of the Year

  • Deep Sleep Aromatherapy Massage, PAÑPURI WELLNESSBangkok, Thailand
  • Four Precious Plants, Cube Spa Alhambra, Boutique Hotel Alhambra & Villa Augusta, Losinj, Croatia
  • Intuitive Therapy, Soneva Soul, Soneva FushiBaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Lakeside Immersion Therapy, The Spa at Mohonk, Mohonk Mountain House, New York, United States
  • Mind, Body, Spirit, Cal a Vie Health Spa, California, United States
  • Moss Face & Body Wellness by Moss of The Isles, U SPA, Elia Mykonos Resort, Mykonos, Greece
  • Royal Africa Face Ritual, Healing House, Londolozi Private Game Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park, South Africa
  • Royal Banyan, Banyan Tree Spa Phuket, Banyan Tree Phuket, Phuket, Thailand
  • Sammatva, Jiva Spa, Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa, Coorg, India
  • Plant & Oxygen Natural Lift, REVĪVŌ Wellness ResortBali, Indonesia
  • Sleep Support Therapy with Shirodhara by Subtle Energies, Crown Spa Melbourne, Crown Towers MelbourneMelbourne, Australia
  • The Cleansing Ritual by GROUND Wellbeing, Sense, A Rosewood Spa, Rosewood Le Guanahani St. Barth, St. Barth, The Caribbean
  • The Soul Ritual, Sunny’s Spa & Beauty Lounge, The Seabird, California, United States
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17. Wellness Cuisine of the Year

  • Aro Ha Wellness RetreatQueenstown, New Zealand
  • Chablé YucatánMerida, Mexico
  • Chiva-Som Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand
  • Clinique La PrairieMontreux, Switzerland
  • Deplar Farm, Troll Peninsula, Iceland
  • JOALI BEING, Raa Atoll, Maldives
  • Kamalaya Koh Samui, Koh Samui, Thailand
  • Kasiiya Papagayo, Papagayo, Costa Rica
  • The Ranch MalibuCalifornia, United States
  • TIA Wellness ResortDa Nang, Vietnam
  • Woods at Sasan, Gujarat, India
  • Yeotown Health Retreat, Devon, United Kingdom
  • Zulal Wellness Resort, Khasooma, Qatar
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18. Spa Skincare Brand of the Year

  • Alqvimia
  • Aman Skincare
  • Aromatherapy Associates
  • divana
  • Elemental Herbology
  • ESPA
  • GROUND Wellbeing
  • HARNN
  • I plus Q
  • ishga
  • L’Occitane en Provence
  • PAÑPURI
  • Phytomer
  • VOYA Organic Beauty
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 19. Natural Skincare Brand of the Year

  • AEOS
  • Amala Beauty
  • ESPA
  • Irene Forte Skincare
  • Kalmar
  • Maison Caulières
  • MOSS of the ISLES
  • Pevonia Natural Skincare
  • Philosophia Botanica
  • Sodashi
  • Subtle Energies
  • VOYA Organic Beauty
  • ZENTS
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20. Results-Oriented Skincare Brand of the Year

  • BABOR
  • Biologique Recherche
  • Clarins
  • Dermatonics
  • Dii Skincare
  • ELEMIS
  • Intraceuticals
  • ishga
  • JK7 Luxurious Natural Skin Care
  • LING New York
  • Subtle Energies
  • Swiss Perfection
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21. Anti-Aging Skincare Brand of the Year

  • Bioline Jatò
  • Biologique Recherche
  • Carol Joy London
  • Dr Burgener Switzerland
  • Intraceuticals
  • KNESKO Skin
  • Margy’s Monte Carlo
  • Pevonia Natural Skincare
  • Pietro Simone
  • Skeyndor
  • Swiss Perfection
  • Thalgo
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22. New Skincare Brand of the Year

  • arom:D
  • AUTEUR
  • FIERCE, By Pietro Simone
  • GROUND Wellbeing
  • Kalmar
  • Moringa Project
  • Nero Skincare
  • Skin Alchemists
  • SunKiss
  • The Ranch Beauty
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Nominations for the Destination Deluxe Awards 2022 are now closed. Winners will be announced at the Awards Night on 28 November 2022 at the Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok. 

Nominations for the Destination Deluxe Awards 2023 will open in February 2023.

If you have any questions regarding the awards or the nominations, please contact us at awards@destinationdeluxe.com