Nine Top-Rated Wellness Destinations, according to The Global Wellness Institute

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Named by the Global Wellness Institute the nine top-rated wellness destinations demonstrate what is driving the wellness tourism and real estate industries which are expected to reach market sizes of $1.2 trillion and $580 billion by 2025.

Alila Hotels of the Americas (California, USA)

Alila Hotels has three locations in California– Big Sur, Napa Valley, and Marea Beach. The hotels aim to provide a healthy balance of peace and adventure. A wide range of wonder-restoring activities, from surfing to scenic bike rides, are available for any type of guest.

The Blue Zones Center & Legacy Hotel & Residences (Miami, Florida, USA)

The Blue Zones Center & Legacy Hotel & Residences will open in 2025. Its creation was inspired by the increase in demand for medical tourism, luxery vacation properties, and wellness. Their goal is to increase the well-being of members and guests through innovative longevity medicine.

Kohler Waters Spa (Kohler, Wisconsin, USA)

Kohler Water Spa focuses on the restorative properties of natural mineral-rich waters. The spa wants guests to emerge relaxed and rejuvenated through a variety of water-based treatments in their four locations across Wisconsin and Illinois, USA.

Lanserhof Sylt (Island Sylt, Germany)

Lanserhof is world-renowned for its holistic approach to health concepts. At Lanserhof Sylt, a naturopathic approach is taken to cardiological rehabilitation for both mild and chronic diseases. A combination of natural remedies, traditional medicine, and advanced medicine leaves guests happier and with more energy.

RAKxa Wellness and Medical Retreat (Samutprakarn Province, Thailand)

In Thailand, “rakxa” means to preserve or heal. RAKxa Wellness and Medical Retreat pays homage to its namesake through the use of both advanced medicine and holistic health treatments. This project was created with the goal of creating a completely integrated wellness and medical retreat and partners with VitalLife Wellness Clinic, an anti-aging clinic of Bumrungrad International Hospital.

Six Senses Shaharut (Negev Desert, Israel)

The Six Senses Shaharut is extremely private and is located within nature’s natural elements. Guests are treated to traditional desert hospitality and Nabatean history. The spa places emphasis on eco-conscious care and attention as they balance themselves with nature.

Strata at Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA)

The StrataMed Team has brought on an award-winning MD/Ph.D. cardiologist as their medical director. Here, modern medicine and innovative therapies are used to create personal plans for each individual patient. 

SADHU (Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico)

Quality of life and sustainability are the main focuses of this new real estate wellness community. Reducing carbon footprint, efficient use of energy and water, and finding equilibrium between the quality of materials, resources, and the environment are all goals of the sustainability plan that will be applied to this project.

The Farm at San Benito (Batangas, Philippines)

Another wellness destination is The Farm which has been using science and evidence-based holistic healing and lifestyle retreats for over 20 years. The retreat is created by trained integrative doctors and licensed professionals for a fully rejuvenating experience.

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