Edition 34: Spring 2006
There’s a growing trend towards lodges offering spa treatments, but in Kenya’s Masai Mara the owners of Saruni have given it an African twist. Their Masai Wellbeing Space is managed by a Maasai woman who has been trained in Europe and Kenya, thus she offers the best European techniques combined with ancient Maasai methods. Perfect for a post- or pre-game drive pampering, a 30 minute massage is included in the regular safari price, with a wider range of treatments offered additionally.
Desert Rose, the luxury lodge in Kenya’s Samburu district, has launched
a monthly departure for a special six-night package that incorporates
wellness treatments such as salt glow and therapeutic massage, reiki
and energy work and vibration health counselling, as well as yoga and
Alternatively, take a mind-expanding week incorporating yoga, a
personal retreat and a wilderness safari at Chelinda Lodge in Malawi’s
Nyika National Park. The trip departs the UK on April 23.
Fancy a relaxing break in Cape Town? You may be tempted by the range of
treatments and activities offered at the Stillness Manor & Spa, on
the slopes of the Steenberg Mountains, which has recently completed a
refurbishment and rebranding.