With a busy and modern airport served by International and Domestic flights and good road and sea links Mactan Island and Cebu is a major tourist hub for global visitors.
A significant number of beautiful luxury Beach Resorts are to be found on the island each of which hugs the white sands and clear blue seas of the Mactan Sea. With water activities to the fore including scuba-diving, sailing, jet-ski and banana boat rides and parasailing this is a great tropical sun and fun base for the family.
Increasing demand for health, rejuvenation, massage and beauty treatments has ensured that all of our featured hotels and resorts on the island provide Spa services. Many of these are international award winning and seen as amongst the best in Asia. Indeed, Mactan Island is rapidly becoming known as one of the finest global wellness destinations.
Mactan Island has a wide selection of individual and unique spas and wellness centers each dedicated to spoiling, pampering, rejuvenating and relaxing guests in idyllic peace and quiet.
All Spa’s offer individual and package treatments that might include water based treatments and therapies, saunas and steam rooms, massages and body scrubs, facial treatments and hand and foot care. Especially popular are treatments that harness the elements especially sun, water and breeze that reflects the island aspect. The use of local ingredients and blends including herbs, flowers and native woods is widespread and traditional Hilot techniques using oils and aromatherapy are often the most requested by guests.
Spa services can be just for a short hour or two but can often be a luxury half or even whole day of luxury pampering and intimate care – the perfect way to use your dream holiday to unwind and completely relax.
We especially recommend the following Spa Services
· Chi, The Spa – Is a beautifully appointed wellness Center and sanctuary in the heart of Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa. Multi-award winning it draws inspiration from the origins of the Shangri-La legend, a place of personal peace, enchantment and well-being. Guests enjoy massages and based on authentic natural healing methods found in traditional well-being practices shared by many Asian cultures.
· Aum Spa – located at Crimson Resort & Spa is Balinese influenced and widely considered to be one of Asia’s leading spas. Featuring therapy rooms, peaceful cabanas and pavilions, pools, jacuzzis and steam rooms Aum is the perfect place to relax after a day of outdoor activities.
· Spa del Mar – Is a tranquil environment by the sea located at Movenpick Hotel Mactan Island and offers all guests ultimate pampering and relaxation. Using venerable age-old traditions and natural essences, their treatments will enhance your wellbeing and promote peace and serenity.
· Amuma Spa – located at Bluewater Maribago Resort & Spa and occupying a central role Amuma Spa offers unique treatments that recognize and embrace Philippine ethnic influences. They include the use of local, fresh, and natural ingredients that enhance and provide rejuvenating benefits to guests’ well-being and relaxation.