Top 5 wellness retreats in South Africa

We all need a little rest, rejuvenation, and relation in our lives no matter what our walk in life is, this is an essential part of being a successful functioning human! And where else to this at one of South Africa's top wellness Spas!

Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Wellness RetreatTucked away in the Cederberg Mountains in the Western Cape, Bushmans Kloof is the perfect escape route to a resting experience. You can enjoy a “healthy holiday here”. They over couple’s massages in the outside spa overlooking the Boontjies River. They have a crystal steam room, featuring pure quartz crystal to heal the body and cleanse the soul. Needing some meditation their new Tranquillity lounge is hidden in a secluded garden filled with organic herbs and plants. Keeping with the health holiday you can snack on their complementary health bar filled with fresh fruit, homemade snacks, juices, and herbal teas.When you are done with the indoor activity head out to the heated pool which is an experience in the cold winter months. Bushmanskloof truly is a hideaway from the stress of life!

Trogon House and Forest SpaTrogon House is a wellness sanctuary in the forest reserve at the foot of the Tsitsikamma Mountains, in the Western-Eastern Cape Garden Route. Their magical forest spa ignites the sense with a wood fire, relaxing tribal melodies, and candlelight, this spa will have you relaxed in no time.Take some time to yourself and let the Jacuzzi bubbles wash away your stress. Or enjoy the sauna and sweat for a different reason for a change.Not only is the spa a place for relaxation but the secluded beach around the spa is perfect for meditation and watching the ocean as it washes over the sands of the beaches and takes away all the worries of the world. Walk along the beach and rejuvenate at Trogon House.

Karkloof Safari Spa
Karkloof Safari Spa in Pietermaritzburg, Kwazulu Natal is the perfect getaway when life is pressing you too hard. The spa offers the best wellness program in South Africa, the program focuses on cleansing the liver, kidney, and intestinal tract of any toxins utilizing a special diet, spa treatments, therapies, and fitness activities. Each person is personally catered to. Yoga classes are a must here with famous instructors. Start with the spa’s hydrotherapy and more to the floatation pool next up the sauna and steam room and end with a roman bath. Karkkloof is a piece of soul in the middle of the bushveld.

Namasté Detox Retreats
Namasté Detox Retreats are found all across South Africa and they will offer rest, rejuvenation, and relaxation.The spas focus on medical and scientific methods. You can do a four-day revitalize program that offers a detox of the body mind and spirit. Or embark on a seven-day intensive program to get rid of those toxins and enhance vitality. Then they also offer a ten-day program that works on weight-loss for people with chronic illnesses. You can have colon hydrotherapy, juice fasting, energy work, coconut pulling therapy as coffee, and spirulina enemas. You see his spa is focused on cleaning from with to achieve rejuvenation. If you have a few days to spare enjoy what the spa has to offer.

Tanamera Spa
Tanamera Spa in the Sabie Valley of Mapumulanga is a luxury go-to destination for wellness and fitness. The chalets are fitted with open log fire with a chimney that adds warms and a soothing ambiance. The spa overs massages, facials, aromatherapy sessions for individuals and couples. But the spa also focuses on getting your adrenaline up so hikes, and river rafting is part of the deal. This spa brings the rush of adventure and relaxation together for a unique experience. Right here in the most beautiful part of South Africa.