Airport Spas are Taking Flight


First and business class travelers may have noticed a relaxing trend taking off in international airports around the world—full-service spas. According to Bloomberg Pursuits, spas in high-end airline lounges are offering an increasing number of services for men and women.

Airport lounge spas are a welcome respite from hectic airports for travelers, and they’re a great advertising opportunity for cosmetic and spa brands. Here are just a few.

Six Senses Spa Abu Dhabi Airport 

Where: Abu Dhabi International Airport

Airline: Etihad Airways

Brand(s): Six Senses

Treatment highlights: Face Relief energizing facial, The Hedonist pressure point massage

Timeless Spa at the Airport Hotel

Where: Dubai International Airport

Airline: Emirates

Brand(s): Timeless Spa, Babor, Jessica (nails) and Davines (hair)

Treatment highlights: High Skin Refiner Lifting Facial, Timeless Signature Four Hands Massage

The Retreat at The Pier First Class Lounge

Where: Hong Kong International Airport

Airline: Cathay Pacific Airways

Brand(s): Gentlemen’s Tonic

Treatment highlights: Signature Gentlemen’s Tonic foot massage

Elemis Travel Spa

Where: London Heathrow and John F. Kennedy International Airports

Airline: British Airways

Brand(s): Elemis

Treatment highlights: Deep Clean Aviator Facial for men, Jet Lag Eye Reviver, Musclease Power Back Massage

Relaxing Spa Treatments by Clarins

Where: Charles de Gaulle Airport

Airline: Air France

Brand(s): Clarins

Treatment highlights: 20-minute facial, “weightless” leg massage

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