Whether you’re a mom-to-be, a stressed-out dad, or a parent looking to combine a playdate with a spa treatment, there are lots of rejuvenating options for you in Hong Kong. What’s more, we have included the top spots for pre/postnatal therapies, kid-friendly favorites and where to go to relax with a baby in your arms. Massages, facials, manicures, wet shaves…let’s get pampering!
A favorite for moms, dads, couples, moms-to-be, and....kids! This luxurious spa offers top therapies for the whole body. They have a good selection of pre-natal and post-natal treatments. For kids, the mom-daughter Jelly Bean manicure is always a winner.
The Spa at Four Seasons, Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3196 8888, www.fourseasons.com/hongkong/spa/massages
This spa has a couple of packages suitable for parents old and new. The Mother Chuan Nurturing Massage is designed for expectant and new mothers. The gentle massage uses nourishing massage oil which relieves tension and aches and leaves the skin exceptionally soft and delicately perfumed. Completed with a scalp massage, this treatment soothes the soul and calms the mind. The Chuan Mind Bump and Soul Ritual is tailor-made for mothers-to-be. If you book a treatment, you can also enjoy time at the pool and a quick trip to the gym!
Want a grown-up play date? Book in for the Spa-ty in Style! Get all your mom friends together and enjoy a couple of hours of pampering. You and the girls can enjoy; your choice of nail treatment, cupcakes for all, one bottle of sparkling wine, one-hour exclusive use of their lounge, and use of the Bliss Spa facilities (steam, sauna, vitality pool). Call the girls today and get yourselves booked in.
Bliss Spa, W Hotel, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon Station, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 3717 2222, www.w-hongkong.com/en/bliss-spa. Did you know they also do kids pamper parties? Just ask them for the details.
Tired moms can enjoy a wonderful 60-minute facial to combat the dreaded crow's feet and wrinkles. The Hyaluronic Facial is for women who want to fill their most profound lines and stimulate their skin’s youthfulness. Get younger-looking, smoother skin which has fewer wrinkles, in no time. For moms-to-be, they have a specially designed pregnancy bed with a hole in the right place to comfortably accommodate a growing bump.
The Feel Good Factor, 2nd Floor, Winsome House, 73 Wyndham St., Central, Hong Kong, +852 2530 0610, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://feelgoodfactor.com.hk. This spa is baby friendly, so bring them along while you enjoy a treatment.FLAWLESS
Flawless offers pre and postnatal massages, facials and body treatments for mothers-to-be and mothers in need of a recharge. If your silhouette needs some refining and the bottom needs some smoothing, the ladies here will aim to make you look and feel like a new woman. Leave the kids with Dad and take care of yourself off for a couple of hours. Their manicures and pedicures are some of the best in the city!
Need some time with your hubby? Then book yourselves in for this beautiful couples retreat at Grand Hyatt Hong Kong. They offer a full range of treatments from massages, prenatal massages, facials, and more. Next to the Plateau Spa, is the Hyatt's expansive set of outdoor spaces that includes a spacious garden with a 50-meter heated outdoor swimming pool and sauna at its center, with views of the Hong Kong Harbour along one side. We love their seasonal offerings, make sure to check them out!
Plateau Spa, +852 2584 7688, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 1 Harbour Road, Hong Kong, hongkong.grand.hyatt.com/hyatt/pure/spas/treatments/massage.
The Mandarin Spa’s Fitness and Wellness Centre offers fitness membership with extensive privileges. Treat yourself and enjoy one of their relaxing treatment programs. For a bit of indulgence start with their signature massage, followed by a glowing facial and finish with a mani-pedi. Go home feeling like a new woman! Make a day of it and pair up treatment with high tea...why not?
The Oriental Spa, Mandarin Oriental, 5 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong, +852 2522 0111, www.mandarinoriental.com/hongkong/luxury-spa/
Just had your little one and feeling a bit soft? Their Traditional Javanese Post Natal Slimming massage is just for you! Javanese women recover their svelte figures after giving birth through traditional jamu massage and body binding. This five-day regime will help reduce water retention, reduce excess fat and restore your wellbeing after giving birth. For moms in need of wrinkle wrangling, the LPG treatment naturally uplifts and smoothes the decollete and bosom area.
Sense Of Touch - Repulse Bay, G211, 1/F, The Repulse Bay Arcade, 109 Repulse Bay Road, Hong Kong, + 852 2592 9668, www.senseoftouch.com.hk/mavista/cms/en/hong-kong-day-spa-locations/repulse-bay-spa
Surrounded by mountains and lush greenery, Melo Spa is the go-to for parties in the New Territories. They’ve hosted numerous princess birthday parties for wee-ones looking for a luxe celebration. Services include mini manicures, facials, and massages. Book a spacious room overlooking the picturesque Sha Tin countryside for a little staycation! For pre-spa nibbles, head down for a buffet lunch in the lobby, or get your fingers dirty with one of the best Peking ducks in the city at Shatin 18.
Melo Spa, Hyatt Regency, 18 Chak Cheung Street, Sha Tin, NT, Hong Kong, +852 3723 1234, https://www.hyatt.com/corporate/spas/Melo-Spa/en/packages.html
For dads looking for a wet shave at a cool barbershop, Fox And The Barber is a must visit. They’re a traditional barber shop providing shaves and haircuts only. Why not have some bonding time with your little one and enjoy a daddy-son date this weekend.
Fox And The Barber, 41-43 Graham Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2405 6880, www.foxandthebarber.com
This is a spa for dads looking for an old-world ambiance. Services are designed to promote a sense of well-being and vitality. They have a wide range of services including grooming, massages and product packages. Make sure your dad is groomed, massaged and stress-free this weekend with a trip here.
Gentlemen’s Tonic, 43-49 Wellington St, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2525 2455, www.gentlemenstonic.com/
If you’re looking for charm, then head on down to Crow’s Nest tucked away in Causeway Bay. These tattooed barbers will have you looking trim in no time! Whether it’s a haircut, shave or both, you’ll come out feeling like a new man, without feeling like you’ve gone through a makeover process. You can even book your appointment and barber online, making it easy for busy on-the-go dads. Pair up with beers and grub at Frites Causeway Bay... just across the street.
Crow's Nest Barber Shop, Edwin Watch Shop, No 27 Haven Street, Hong Kong, + 852 2320 9976, crowsnestbarbershop.com