Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa was announced as the ‘Worldwide Health & Wellness Destination of the Year’ at the 2018 World Spa & Wellness Awards in London on Sunday, 25 February. Kamalaya received the prestigious award for the second year running, after being voted the 2018 winner by an independent jury of industry professionals. Up against a prestigious line-up of dedicated wellness properties, Kamalaya was the only Asian based resort in the shortlist of five properties in Italy, Switzerland, Germany and Austria.
“It’s with heartfelt gratitude that we have been recognized for the second consecutive year for the care and service that the team at Kamalaya delivers to our guests. Our vision is to inspire people to live with greater health and harmony, and it is truly a great honor to be acknowledged for the contribution that our team makes to people’s lives,” said John Stewart, Kamalaya Co-founder and Chairman who attended the event in London to receive the Award.
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary was founded by John and Karina Stewart in 2005. Situated amid a lush, tropical landscape on the southern coast of Koh Samui, Thailand, the resort offers a holistic wellness experience that integrates healing therapies from East and West, a breathtakingly beautiful natural environment, inspired healthy cuisine, holistic fitness practices and customised wellness programs ranging from Detoxification to Stress & Burnout, as well as Healthy Lifestyle, Yoga Synergy and Emotional Balance.