Being in a big and busy city can get overwhelming at times. Good thing there are lots of luxurious spas in Kuala Lumpur, so you can relax, unwind and get some physical TLC from the hands of an expert massage therapist. Here are some of the best:
Level 2, Shangri-La Hotel, 11, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
There are a wide variety of treatments available at The Spa, from massages that utilise traditional Malay techniques to foot reflexology and even organic facials. If you’re down for some beauty therapy like skin lightening, check out this spa spot as you will get to enjoy similar services all within one beautiful location.
No 6, Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur
You can get a special spa treatment that’s tailored to your needs at St. Regis, nestled in the comfort of a private suite which comes equipped with a personal Jacuzzi and sauna room. Their unique tea-inspired cleansing ritual made with all-natural ingredients is definitely worth a go – the exfoliation part of the service is done with rice and green tea. This is followed by a whole-body red chai tea treatment which claims to boost circulation.
168, Jalan Imbi, The Ritz-Carlton, 55100, Kuala Lumpur
If you’re looking for a cultural spa experience like no other, the Spa Village is a must-visit. The resting lounge is decorated beautifully to look like a rustic village, complete with lush greenery – definitely a sight for tired eyes. Local ingredients and traditional Malay techniques are employed in the massages and aromatherapy treatments. There’s also a couple spa experience so bring your partner along for a good massage date together!
No. 13, Impiana @ Klcc Hotel, Jalan Pinang, 50450, Kuala Lumpur
One of the top-rated spas in KL, Swasana spa is well-known for the traditional treatment methods used in the facials, massages, masks and scrubs. You can also curate certain aspects of your treatment, such as selecting the type of essential oil you want and indicating how strong you want your massage to be.
Lot 2-42, 2nd Floor, Fahrenheit 88, 179, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Bukit, Bintang, 551, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
Love Thai massages but can't set foot out of KL? The Thai Odyssey spa features authentic Thai treatments which are performed by experienced masseuses from Thailand. For the the complete experience for their Ultimate Thai Odyssey package, which comprises of a foot bath, body exfoliation, milk bath and aromatherapy massage.
KL is home to so many luxury spas that offer top-notch treatment that it would be a pity not to try at least one when you’re there. Whether you prefer traditional Malay treatments or want some Balinese or Thai treatment, you will surely find a spa that caters to your preferences!