the Best Spa in the Middle East

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the Best Spa in the Middle East

ShuiQi Spa at Atlantis, The Palm, announced as the Best Spa in the Middle East and Africa, for the second year at the World Spa & Wellness Awards 2014!

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Multi-award-winning ShuiQi Spa and Fitness Centre at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai celebrated winning ‘Hotel Spa of the Year’ for the Middle East & North Africa region for the second year in a row at the World Spa & Wellness Awards 2014 on Sunday, in a glittering black-tie event held at the Guildhall, London.

Launched in 2012, the World Spa & Wellness Awards recognise and reward hotels and destination spas in Western Europe & Scandinavia, Middle East & North Africa, North & South America and Asia & Australasia.

One of the leading honours in the industry, the World Spa & Wellness Awards acknowledge excellence of care, service and standards within the Spa and Wellness industries, with the aim to inspire spas around the world and raise global industry standards.

As part of the comprehensive judging process, all shortlisted spas are visited by both an official and a mystery judge – each possessing detailed knowledge of the region they are judging.

“We are incredibly proud of the efforts of our team which has resulted in ShuiQi Spa receiving this award for the second year in a row. At ShuiQi Spa, our aim is to blow away our customers, as a result, we continually strive for perfection and remain at the forefront of technology and trends in the Spa and Wellness world to ensure our guests not only have a truly luxurious experience that rejuvenates the mind and the body, but also leave with unforgettable memories.” commented Neil Hewerdine, Vice President of Spa Services at Atlantis, The Palm.

“We are very proud and honoured to have been appointed ‘Hotel Spa of the Year again” says Serge Zaalof, President and Managing Director of Atlantis, The Palm. “It is an amazing accomplishment to have won the prestigious category for the second year in a row, at this year’s World Spa & Wellness Awards. We celebrate our win and share the honour with all of our colleagues who work hard to reach everyday excellence at ShuiQi Spa”, Zaalof continued.

ShuiQi Spa & Fitness at Atlantis, The Palm captures the imagination and curiosity of guests and draws them into a haven of relaxation and well-being set in a tranquil place of serenity, opulence and pure indulgence

Set over two magnificent floors within the Royal Towers of Atlantis, guests are greeted by a serene water wall as they walk the earth-hue natural stone steps along the streaming water pathways to one of the 27 treatment rooms before they experience a sublime range of exclusive treatments, bathing options, and traditional and water therapies.

The Royal Spa Suite includes a private pedestal jetted tub, lounge area and terrace, all large enough to share, whilst the treatment room allows for couple therapies. ShuiQi further offers full salon services for his and hers beautifying sessions and. The ShuiQi menu is as extensive as it is enduring with offerings ranging from Spa journeys to body therapies.

The newly refurbished ‘Wellness’ Centre at ShuiQi Spa & Fitness features Technogym’s exclusive ARTIS range, the first integrated collection of cardio, strength and functional equipment in the Middle East and Africa region. The exclusive ARTIS, the first of it’s kind in Dubai, comprises of a complete cardio line (Treadmill, Elliptical, Vario, Bike and Recline), strength pieces and functional stations.

Organised by UK-based Professional Beauty group for the past 17 years, which has an in-depth knowledge of the field, the World Spa & Wellness Awards incorporates a thorough and independent judging process in which all spas are assessed by experienced industry professionals.

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About Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai 

Atlantis, The Palm is the first entertainment resort destination in the region and located at the centre of the crescent of The Palm in Dubai. Opened in September 2008, the unique ocean-themed resort features a variety of marine and entertainment attractions, as well as 17 hectares of waterscape amusement at Aquaventure Waterpark, all within a 46 hectare site. It is home to one of the largest open-air marine habitats in the world, with over 65,000 marine animals in lagoons and displays including The Lost Chambers Aquarium, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis. Aquaventure features 18 million litres of fresh water used to power thrilling waterslides, a 2.3 kilometre river ride with tidal waves and pools, water rapids and white water chargers. Dolphin Bay, the unparalleled dolphin conservation and education habitat, was created to provide guests a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn more about one of nature’s most graceful mammals.  Atlantis, The Palm is also known as the culinary destination in the region with a collection of world-renowned restaurants including Nobu and Ronda Locatelli. The resort boasts an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops as well as extensive meeting and convention facilities.



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