Favorite Spa in Australia
Another of the usual suspects among the world's most beloved spas, Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat in Queensland's Gold Coast is a unique eco-luxury spa experience that has set itself apart in a short time (it opened in 2006) with its setting; dedicated and knowledgeable staff; and one-of-a-kind program, treatments, and cuisine. The Spa Sanctuary consists of three wings that make up more than 16,000 square feet and seven levels. In the spa's 33 rooms, surrounded by the sounds of nature, guests experience a range of treatments from the "Dreamtime" menu, including traditional, specialty, Eastern, emotional, wellness, and physical therapies. Accommodations consist of 48 luxurious houses and suites of environmentally sensitive design built from Australian timbers.