We all need some idyllic escapes to retreat to when we’re in need of a little pampering. Despite being a small island, Bahrain has a rich selection of spa and massage treatment centers. From hotel spas to standalone boutiques, here are the best places to go for a spa in Bahrain so that you can enjoy nourishing body wraps, relaxing massages and traditional Arabian baths (Hammam).
Al Areen Palace and Spa
Al Areen Palace and Spa is highly recommended for families and couples. At this amazing spa, you will find the staff is very friendly and they know exactly what they are doing. There are 12 different treatment rooms, a hydrothermal garden with a vitality pool, and a Hammam at the Al Areen Palace and Spa, which means there’s plenty of ways for you to relax. Spa staff uses both western and eastern-style treatments so that you could have all the relaxation mix you might need. Their top treatments include the de-stress ritual for men (BHD90), the foot massage (BHD90) and the Moroccan bath (BHD45).
Prices start from BHD30 and they open daily from 10 am to 10 pm.
Elite Resort & Spa
Located on Sheikh Hamad Causeway, Elite resort boasts stunning views of the Arabian Gulf. Guests can enjoy massages to chill and relax in the luxurious spa of Sparadise, a well-equipped fitness center with a sauna, steam & Jacuzzi. Elite Spa uses the latest state-of-the-art technology, services, and products to help you look younger and feel your best. The experts on the staff of Elite Spa are leaders in their field. Their knowledge and experience will make your visit truly special with the highest care possible.
Working hours: 9 am to 8 pm – Saturday and Sunday: 9 am to 5 pm.
Conveniently located in The Westin City Center Bahrain, the Heavenly Spa provides the perfect escape from the arduous of city life. Heavenly Spa has ten different treatment rooms and separate facilities for men and women. In addition, it offers up all kinds of relaxing experiences for a next-level luxurious treatment. Top treatments at Heavenly Spa include the Swedish massage (BHD50) which is a light pressure massage developed to increase the oxygen flow and release toxins from the muscles, Traditional Thai Massage (BHD50) which is an oil-free treatment that unblocks trapped energy by applying pressure along the meridians, and Aspire Massage (BHD50) which is natural aromatherapy oils and diverse massage techniques that are customized to answer one simple question. How do you want to feel?
Heavenly Spa is open weekdays from 10 am to 11 pm.
Jacques Dessange Salon and Spa
Conveniently located in the heart of Adliya, Dessange Paris Spa in Bahrain offers state-of-the-art treatments and services in a luxurious setting. Dessange features a prestigious hair and beauty salon, a tranquil spa, an energetic health club. One of the most relaxing aspects of this spa is that you can tick off a large chunk of your to-do list all in one spot. You will feel the stress leaving your bodies already. Top treatments include the precious clay facial (BHD35), the island sanctuary hammam (BHD35), and the Elemis deep tissue massage (BHD25).
Prices start from BHD18. They are open daily from 7 am to 10 pm. Road 2601, Adliya.
Rimal Spa features 12 treatment rooms, including single treatment suites, one double female suite and two traditional Turkish hammam suites with their own steam rooms and heated wet tables. All treatment rooms are designed to the highest standards and have private showers. To ensure privacy, the wellness facility offers segregated male and female wings with relaxation waiting areas where organic herbal infusions and fruit water are served. Top treatments include the Harley Street bright eyes treatment (BHD15), the cleansing back treatment (BHD45) and the Swedish massage (BHD35).
Working daily, Sun-Thu 10 am-10 pm; Fri and Sat 9 am-11 pm.
La Fontaine Centre of Contemporary Art
La Fontaine’s spa is like a distinctive and extraordinary oasis hidden away from the deafening anxiety and stress of everyday life. The spa provides an atmosphere that can be enjoyed individually or with friends and can be a haven for the stressed and over-worked as once a person enters the entire world just fades away into the background. The Main Spa, including the pool area, is reserved exclusively for ladies. Couples are invited to one of the Spa’s segregated towers with its own entrance. The whole concept of this wonderfully designed spa is serenity, which is captured in total harmony: the shapes, materials, colors, and aromas all express a new dimension of tranquility and invisibility of the soul. Top treatments include the stone therapy massage with body scrub (BHD40), the La Fontaine signature facial (BHD25), and the jet lag special body treatment (BHD30).
The spa is located in Hoora Avenue, Manama and it is open 6 days a week (except Mondays) from 9 am – 6 pm last appointment
This luxury spa comprises of a circular thalassotherapy pool, which uses seawater, as well as a steam room and sauna, and a small plunge pool. There are 9 treatment rooms offering treatments from ESPA and Natura Bisse – and a ladies-only fitness area, with a separate room for Thai massage, and a couple’s massage room. The spa uses minerals from the Dead Sea, thalassotherapy and plunge pools among the water-inspired elements. Complementing the Bahrain hotel’s spa menu, which includes facials, massages and body treatments, is a setting that inspires the mind to calm with a traditional hammam, atrium pool and relaxation areas for ladies and gentlemen. Top treatments include the secrets of argan experience (BHD85), the cellular anti-aging facial (BHD85) and the herbal poultice massage (BHD90).
Prices start from BHD48. The daily working hours are from 9 am to 9 pm.
Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa
Soft lighting, precious wood, and delicate fragrances combine in the sophisticated and contemporary Oriental atmosphere of the 2,000-square-meter center devoted to beauty and relaxation for your body and mind. The Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa also uses seawater-based treatments including hydrotherapy and massages. The facilities include a sauna, swimming pool and a hammam. Their top treatments include the re-mineralizing invigorating marine body wrap (BHD40), back and shoulders massage (BHD25), and the hot stone massage (BHD60).
They are open daily from 9 am to 10 pm.