After a day spent visiting museums and monuments, shopping or exploring the city, what could be better than recharging your batteries for a few hours at a Spa? Here’s our pick of the best Milanese wellness centres, to transform your stay in the city into a 360° wellness experience.
On the tenth floor of the Hotel Principe di Savoia, in piazza della Repubblica, you’ll find the Club 10 Fitness & Beauty Center, an oasis of wellness that extends over a surface of 1,000 sq.m. Here, while watching Milan from above, you can swim in the large panoramic pool, train at the gym, relax in the Jacuzzi or indulge in one of the numerous beauty treatments available.
Apropos breathtaking views, an absolute ‘must’ is the SPA Le Terme di Kyoto, on the seventh floor of the Enterprise hotel, in Corso Sempione, featuring a sought-after design and picturesque decorations of oriental inspiration.
The Armani Spa, an oasis of peace overlooking the rooftops of Milan, with a view over the Quadrilatero della Moda and the spires of the Duomo is another go-to address. Spread over 1,000 square metres dedicated to beauty, peace and tranquillity on the top floor of the Armani Hotel Milano, in via Manzoni, the Spa offers the impressive levels of luxury and sophistication we have come to expect from the Armani brand.
On the sixth floor of the Excelsior Hotel Gallia, you can leave stress and tension behind you while enjoying a fantastic view over the city and the Stazione Centrale, at the Shiseido Spa. A relaxing swim in a 14-meter swimming pool located beneath the barrel-vaulted ceilings of a former 15th-century convent or a massage, in the spaces designed by architect Patricia Urquiola. This dream comes true at the Spa of the Four Seasons Hotel Milano, in the heart of the ‘Quadrilatero della Moda’.
The Mandarin Oriental Spa, located inside the same name luxury hotel, in the neighbourhood of the ‘Quadrilatero’, is a temple of wellness that promises a truly exceptional holistic rejuvenating experience that caters to the body, the mind and the spirit. If you enjoy the atmosphere of a Moroccan hammam, combined with a five-star experience at one of Milan’s most opulent hotels, then the Grand Spa at Palazzo Parigi is the place to be. At this meticulously curated 1,700 sq.m. space, amidst Moorish arches, mosaics and lanterns, you can book a wide range of beauty treatments by Valmont.
Located just a short distance from the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, at the Park Hyatt hotel you’ll find the Spa by Sisley, an oasis of calm offering a wide choice of treatments dedicated to restoring the balance between body and mind.
Designed as an urban refuge for the mind and body, the Spa at the Bulgari Hotel Milano offers a vast array of contemporary wellness treatments in an elegant, harmonious setting. The Spa Amore e Psiche at Château Monfort, the five-star urban resort in the 5 Giornate neighbourhood, is an oasis of pampering.
Last but not least, there’s QC Termemilano, a peaceful sanctuary in the vibrant Porta Romana district. The venue is surrounded by ancient Spanish walls dating back to the 16th century. The Spa offers a multi-sensory experience comprising more than 30 different wellness options. Additionally, guests can indulge in the venue’s fabulous healthy happy hour. The jewel in the crown? The wellness tram: the only bio-sauna in the world built inside a historic, faithfully reconstructed Carelli tram, featuring video screening and ad hoc lighting. You can’t get more Milanese than that!