Barcelona's Most Relaxing and Peaceful Spa Oases

Barcelona has an incredible number of spas ranging from high end to more moderate. Most of the fancy spas are found in the city's large number of hotels with the Arts, W and Majestic housing some of the more popular ones. Treatments are usually pricey at the hotels, but the gorgeous panoramic city views and impeccable service makes it worthwhile. Most of Barcelona's spas offer an 'East meets West' fusion of treatments with professionals who specialize in the specific art.

If you've had a long day of touring and just want to kick back and disconnect, most of the spas have special quiet areas where you can listen to music, read or close your eyes and take a nap. They also offer an array of pools including hot tubs, whirlpools, individualized tubs and hot and warm baths. A recent addition to the spa scene is the arrival of the juice bar. Barcelona is getting to be a healthier city (little by little) and many spas have introduced the juice and gastro bar where you can have a fresh fruit or vegetable smoothie accompanied by authentic Spanish tapas (the non-greasy kind).

Even if you only have a short stay in the city, it's worth it to spoil yourself for at least 30 minutes in one of Barcelona's amazing spas. 

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A mix of Arabic baths and amazing massage, the Banos Arabes (Hammam) at Barcelona's Aire, Spa are soothing and incredibly relaxing. This is an excellent couples activity or perfect for a rainy day if you want to feel warm. The Arabic baths are...  Read More



Owned and run by two young Catalans, Purple is a new and inspiring multi-aesthetics spa. They focus on a very personalized customer service and with only two pedicure seats and three manicure tables, they're more about quality than quantity. The...  Read More



Focusing on Oriental therapies, the Silom spa is a small oasis in the Eixample neighborhood. Featuring a variety of Oriental therapies performed by professional Asian therapists, the spa prides itself on its authentic decor including...  Read More



Located in one of Barcelona's most upscale and posh hotels, the Six Senses Spa and Gym is the perfect place for spiritual well being, incredible spa services and a lot of relaxation. Situated on the 42nd and 43rd floors of the hotel, the spa...  Read More



Not only is the Hi1898 Spa an incredible way to relax, disconnect and enjoy some R & R, but it's located in one of the most beautiful hotels in the city. Situated directly on La Rambla, you can't get more central than this. The Spa is in the...  Read More



It doesn't get much more heaven-like than the Bliss Spa at Barcelona's W Hotel. This idyllically located along the Mediterranean, this is the first Bliss Spa in Barcelona. It includes 7.500 square feet which spreads across two floors. The W...  Read More



All you have to do is look at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel from the outside, to know that its Spa is state of the art. Situated on one of the chicest streets in the city, the hotel is home to the Mandarin Spa and Wellness. Their facilities...  Read More



Situated in one of Barcelona's business hotels, Hotel ME is home to the Yhi Spa. A calm and peaceful spa and health center. Yhi prides itself on being a zen-like sanctuary, with soothing aromas and mystical music. Experts are on staff to perform...  Read More



The Majestic Hotel's spa is the first wellness center in Europe to be given the prestigious SpaExcellence Certificate. Since it opened just over three years ago, MajesticSpa has become THE Spa in Barcelona. Recognized for its excellence, quality...  Read More



Barcelona's Omm hotel is one of the best places to meet for drinks, dinner and spend a night on the town at their disco. It's also ideal for a luxurious and very peaceful day at the spa. Spaciomm offers a variety of treatments including manual...  Read More


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