Best Romantic Retreats for Health-Conscious Couples in 2022

Published August 18, 2021 | Updated October 20, 2021
 

Are you looking for a couples’ escape that offers more than just a fly and flop vacation? We went to the experts at Health and Fitness Travel, a global luxury wellness travel company, for their best wellness-giving getaways to help you rediscover romance while focusing on your health and well-being. 

From an active couples’ romantic retreat in sun-soaked Thailand to an unforgettable pampering experience amongst hot springs in Malaysia, fill your love bubble with blissful harmony at one of these perfect-for-two wellness retreats.

Best For Spa & Romance, Thailand: Amatara Wellness Resort

For couples looking for a romantic retreat, this luxury destination spa boasts sweeping views across the Andaman Sea on the paradise island of Phuket in Thailand. 

Focusing on strengthening your connection through a series of healing arts and activities, take part in a workshop where you will learn to massage each other and use touch to increase your bond. 

Tune in to each other during shared cooking classes, fitness sessions and additional spa treatments with a Thai and Ayurvedic influence to revitalize the body and return home a healthier and happier couple.

Best For Sports & Fitness, Thailand: Thanyapura  

If you’re an active duo, banish the boredom of too many lazy beach days for a sports and fitness vacation on the idyllic Thai island of Phuket

With world-class aquatic, tennis and triathlon facilities, you and your loved one can train like athletes. Boasting some of the world’s top sports and fitness coaches, reach your health and fitness goals together with expert sports performance training. 

Keep active with cardio tennis and TRX suspension training before reviving with an expert sports massage or a dip in the 50m Olympic swimming pool.

Best For Mindfulness & Relaxation, Malaysia: The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat

Secluded and luxurious, The Banjaran Hotspring is a true sanctuary of wellness for couples looking for a tranquil escape and romantic retreat. 

Find yourself in awe of your surroundings with towering limestone hills and lush forests bordering the retreat. Whatever health and fitness pursuits you may have, The Banjaran has you covered. 

Join a morning yoga class on a wooden deck by the geothermally heated pool before springing into action on a jungle boot camp session. 

Then, unwind with a variety of holistic treatments in their spa, combining Traditional Chinese medicine, Malay Ramuan and Ayurveda, and indulge in a delectable healthy fare that will satisfy all taste buds.

Best For High-End Wellness Adventures, New Zealand: Aro Ha

For newlyweds who can’t get enough of the great outdoors, reconnect with nature during an adventurous couples’ retreat in New Zealand

Embrace this stunning setting as you embark on breath-taking sub-alpine hikes to world heritage sites, practice yoga overlooking the beautiful Lake Wakatipu and support each other during TRX strength training in incredible eco-friendly studios. 

Take the time to unwind during daily meditation sessions and therapeutic massages before enjoying nutritious and delicious organic cuisine harvested from the onsite gardens.

Best For Back-To-Nature Luxury, Sri Lanka: Santani Re-Balancing Bliss

For the ultimate in luxury romance, treat yourselves to an unforgettable wellness spa experience along the verdant hills of Sri Lanka. 

Indulge with soul-lifting treatments for a transformative reboot and build internal strength with a range of activities to boost fitness levels and enhance physical endurance. 

Reconnect with each other and reach a new level of consciousness for a truly bespoke romantic retreat wellness experience.

Recalibrate from head-to-toe with group yoga, guided hikes and a calming dip in the salt-water pools for the ultimate couple’s getaway. 

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