When we’re busy with work and the kids are busy with school, sometimes some self-care and pampering is what we need to rejuvenate. You know what this means – a spa day! With this list of family-friendly spas around town, you’ll be rewarding yourself while getting some quality bonding time together.
The next time you’re in town and feeling like pampering yourself to some TLC, visit Elements Wellness. With three locations in central Singapore, they’re easily accessible for a visit. They have Japanese-inspired rooms for you to feel like you’re in a traditional onsen, and you can also opt for their VIP room for the ultimate rejuvenation. To save on prices, you can bring your spouse along for a combined discounted price of $258!
Elements Wellness, multiple locations, https://elements.com.sg
Be it a 30 minute foot massage or a full hour-long body scrub, Green Apple will be able to provide you with what you deserve. There are even Hot Stone Massages and Ear Candle service if you require something more intense. The best part? A massage in their main room also lets you enjoy a movie screening while you get pampered, which also comes in handy when you’ve got kids with you during your spa session.
Green Apple Spa, multiple locations, http://www.greenapple.sg/
Sometimes the need for a relaxation and rejuvenation session happens in the middle of the night, which is why G.Spa is open 24 hours. Take your pick between hot and cold pools to dip in, or up the ante with a massage or with some peace in their jacuzzi. Once you’re feeling hungry, head to their all-day buffet spread for a meal, or kick back in their movie lounge.
G.Spa, #02-02, 102 Guillemard Road, Singapore 399719, +65 6280 8988, https://www.gspa.com.sg
Located within Fairmont Singapore hotel, Willow Stream Spa provides a luxury respite from the bustle of the city. What is probably the highlight is their range of spa facilities, that include whirlpools, hot and cool soaking pools, a steam room, and saunas. Even after your massage or spa treatment, you can wind down in their designated relaxation and meditation lounge to get peace of mind.
Willow Stream Spa, Level 6, Fairmont Singapore, 80 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189560, +65 6431 5600, https://m.fairmont.com/singapore/willow-stream
Located in Sentosa, Espa is a paradise escape. You can choose to have your massage in the comfort of the traditional rooms, or even take it outside at a Garden or Beach Villa where you can enjoy the views of the sea as well! They’ve also got multiple spa settings to your liking, from a Japanese Forest Onsen that will transport you overseas, to Rock Saunas that bring to mind the great outdoors. Their service is available between 9am to 10pm daily.
ESPA, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269, +65 6577 8880, https://www.rwsentosa.com/en/espa/overview
Soaking in an onsen might seem like it’s only possible in Japan, but the truth is you don’t need to travel far for an authentic experience! Ikeda Spa has private bath rooms for singles and couples, and also communal spaces. To really get you in the mood, they even have wallpapers of nature and Mount Fuji. Pick your package from two locations – Bukit Timah and Clarke Quay.
Ikeda Spa, multiple locations, https://www.ikedaspa.com/
Possibly the best thing about Aramsa Spa is how family-friendly they are! Enjoy half price on a massage for your kids with every purchase of an adult session – they’ll get to rub all that stress of schoolwork away in no time. The spa is themed after nature and plants as well, which will provide a lush surrounding to relax. For the adults, there are also massage therapies and yoga classes you can sign up for.
Aramsa Spa, 1384 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1, Bishan Park 2, Singapore 569932, +65 6456 6556, http://aramsaspas.com/
Spa by Norfasarie is by women, for women. Their packages are primarily catered to females - they even have a mother-daughter package and a Hens Party option for brides-to-be! Boys aren’t left out either though. Kids between the ages 4 and 12 can choose from 3 different spa treatments – a facial, a feet spa, or a nail revamp. Even individual services can be customised, just let the friendly staff know what you need specifically!
Spa by Norfasarie, 146 Arab Street, Singapore 199830, +65 6744 9564, http://www.spabynorfasarie.com/
To cool off from the everyday heat, make a trip to Yunomori Onsen and Spa in Kallang. It’s relatively affordable – for just $40+ you can get an entry pass that allows you to use their wide range of spa facilities the whole day. They also provide a yukata to robe up with and a café that serves Japanese cuisine like sushi and curry rice!
Yunomori Onsen & Spa, #02-17/18, Kallang Wave Mall, 1 Stadium Place, Singapore 397628, +65 6386 4126, https://yunomorisg.com/
Hidden within Riverfront Hotel, Spa Nes is a haven to restore your physical and mental health back to a high level. For $78 for 3 hours, you’ll get to try out their onsen pools that range from hot to cold, sauna and steam rooms. If you need to ease some sores and aches, opt for their traditional massages or aromatherapy sessions as well. Plus, with their buffet options, you’ll never go hungry during your session too!
Spa Nes, 407 Havelock Road Level 2, Singapore 169634, Annex@Furama Riverfront Hotel, +65 6732 9888, https://www.s1.spanes.sg
Photo credit: Espa, Nestia
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