This Is What You’ll Need to Spend to Go on the World’s Most Expensive Wellness Retreat

Our mental well-being should be our number one priority, especially now as we move forward after a difficult couple of years amid a pandemic. With more and more people wanting to seek retreats to relax and unwind, it’s no wonder that 18,100 searches for ‘wellness retreats’ are made each month. Whilst some wellness retreats cost just US$200 (or PHP 11K) per night, others can reach up to US$1,300 (or PHP 72.8K) per night!

Whether you are looking to spend an evening away or want to take a look at some of the craziest experiences available, wellness and relaxation specialists at CFAH have taken it upon themselves to research the most expensive wellness retreats in the world, sharing the price per night of each and information on what’s included in the cost.

The World’s Most Expensive Wellness Retreats

Golden Door Spa – California


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Being the most expensive retreat at US$1,264 (PHP 70.7K) per night, Golden Door Spa is a once-in-a-lifetime experience designed to help you reconnect with yourself. With 30 miles of hiking trails to explore, 80 classes centered around the mind and body, personal training sessions, farm-to-table meals, and a daily massage on offer, the powerful resort can really help you transform your outlook.

Aro Ha – New Zealand

Located in the Southern Alps, you will truly experience a sense of freedom as you escape to the mountains. Costing US$1,225 (or PHP 68.5K) per night, the retreat offers a luxury spin on traditional wellness escapes and welcomes a wide range of guests from all over the world. Your retreat will be adapted to the season so you can really connect with your surroundings and try out researched wellness practices.

7132 Hotel – Switzerland


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This futuristic retreat is located in Switzerland and is bound to leave you feeling miles away from the stresses of everyday life. Priced at US$1,189 (or PHP 66.5K) a night, you can escape to the mountains and immerse yourself in the spa facilities which include a hot spring bath and a hammam. To breathe in the crisp air, head outdoors for a spot of hiking, skiing, or cycling before heading back to fully unwind.

Canyon Ranch – Ariz


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With an aim to cultivate lasting change, Canyon Ranch costs US$1,000 (or PHP 56K) a night but fills every day with exploration and growth. A daily schedule is prepared which offers a range of exercise sessions, professional classes, and delicious food. To make the retreat even more memorable, it is set in the Sonoran Desert so you can explore the impressive canyons and watch unbeatable sunsets.

Rosewood – Thailand


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Located right on the beach, this Thai wellness retreat is the perfect hideaway for those looking to experience island living. For US$607 (or PHP 34K) a night, explore the foundations of your wellbeing and experience the extensive conscious living program with mindsets you can take back home to improve your daily life. While you are there, try out the Asaya cleanse which encourages you to pause, declutter and heal.

The complete top 15 list is as follows:

Country Location Price per night
California Golden Door Spa $1,264 (PHP 70.7K)
New Zealand Aro Ha $1,225 (PHP 68.5K)
Switzerland 7132 Hotel $1,189 (PHP 66.5K)
California The Ranch $1,085 (PHP 60.7K)
Ariz Canyon Ranch $1,000 (PHP 56K)
Texas Miraval $954 (PHP 53.4K)
Spain The Ashram $785 (PHP 44K)
Miami Pritikin Longevity Center $725 (PHP 40.5K)
Thailand Rosewood $607 (PHP 34K)
Bali Como Shambhala Estate $548 (PHP 30.6K)
St. Lucia BodyHoliday $505 (PHP 28K)
Germany Brenners Park-Hotel & Spa $496 (PHP 27.7K)
India Ananda Spa $340 (PHP 19K)
India Kumarakom Lake Resort $315 (PHP 17.6K)
South Africa Bushmans Kloof $288 (PHP 16K)

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