Wellness & Wellbeing

Wellness travel means many different things. It is highly individual. Our guests seek luxury spas and the best spa resorts in Australia, and, also seek wellness via deep connection to nature and time for themselves.

“Your leisure time is your only non-renewable asset” is a quote often heard from Virtuoso’s CEO Matthew Upchurch. We would add to that, "your health, is your most valuable asset”.  

Together the expenditure of leisure time, and the decision to ensure that your positive health and wellness choices travel with you, are influencing the way our guests make their travel choices. It is also broadening the concept of what is wellness travel. From the pure concepts of wellness via dedicated, beautiful spas and retreats, to the powerful reconnection with nature to find knowledge, inner peace and mindfulness, to having access to yoga and other therapy professionals wherever you are, to food, beverage, pillow, music and a myriad of other choices. It is also about having positive impact on where you are as well as how you are.

Taking time out to relax is acknowledged and revered as one of life's true luxuries and essential contributor to wellness and wellbeing. For many, wellness is something that is an expected part of travel, not the journey itself. And can be enjoyed at many of Australia’s luxury lodges. 

Looking for an itinerary?

Browse sample itineraries for inspiration when planning your wellness & wellbeing. View Wellness & Wellbeing itineraries

Wellness & Wellbeing Experiences

The Beach Billabong, upstream from the lodge, is a tranquil and calming place to sit with your feet in the … More »

The Beach Billabong, upstream from the lodge, is a tranquil and calming place to sit … More »

The Beach Billabong, upstream from the lodge, is a tranquil and calming place to sit with your feet in the water with the sight and sound of the gentle waterfall in the background.   More »

Relax and recuperate with signature spa treatments using the LI’TYA spa care range, inspired by Australia’s Aboriginal Dreamtime. More »

Relax and recuperate with signature spa treatments using the LI’TYA spa care range, inspired by … More »

Relax and recuperate with signature spa treatments using the LI’TYA spa care range, inspired by Australia’s Aboriginal Dreamtime. More »

Experience the beauty of the Mt Mulligan Lodge weir from a kayak. Gently paddling at your own pace, take-in the … More »

Experience the beauty of the Mt Mulligan Lodge weir from a kayak. Gently paddling at … More »

Experience the beauty of the Mt Mulligan Lodge weir from a kayak. Gently paddling at your own pace, take-in the scenery and silence of the outback. More »

Take a guided tour on premium mountain bikes through the Boudii National Park.  More »

Take a guided tour on premium mountain bikes through the Boudii National Park.  More »

Take a guided tour on premium mountain bikes through the Boudii National Park.  More »

A series of hiking trails starting right from the doorstep of Southern Ocean Lodge offers walks of varying degrees of difficulty, … More »

A series of hiking trails starting right from the doorstep of Southern Ocean Lodge offers walks … More »

A series of hiking trails starting right from the doorstep of Southern Ocean Lodge offers walks of varying degrees of difficulty, from a 7km circuit to a 12km half-day trek. More »

There’s no better way to unwind than with a pampering experience at the One&Only Spa. More »

There’s no better way to unwind than with a pampering experience at the One&Only Spa. More »

There’s no better way to unwind than with a pampering experience at the One&Only Spa. More »

Numerous marked trails traverse the island, from easy grade paths through palm groves and rainforest to challenging mountain assaults. More »

Numerous marked trails traverse the island, from easy grade paths through palm groves and rainforest … More »

Numerous marked trails traverse the island, from easy grade paths through palm groves and rainforest to challenging mountain assaults. More »

This easy guided walk affords a bird’s eye view of thundering waves crashing along the coastline learning about local flora, … More »

This easy guided walk affords a bird’s eye view of thundering waves crashing along the … More »

This easy guided walk affords a bird’s eye view of thundering waves crashing along the coastline learning about local flora, fauna and coastline ecosystems. More »

Guests of Lizard Island Resort can enjoy an extensive range of activities including snorkelling directly off a private beach, as well as the … More »

Guests of Lizard Island Resort can enjoy an extensive range of activities including snorkelling directly off a private … More »

Guests of Lizard Island Resort can enjoy an extensive range of activities including snorkelling directly off a private beach, as well as the unlimited use of non-motorised water sports and motorised dinghies. More »

Join a spectacular day of competition offering a fitness challenge in one of Australia's most pristine locations. More »

Join a spectacular day of competition offering a fitness challenge in one of Australia's most … More »

Join a spectacular day of competition offering a fitness challenge in one of Australia's most pristine locations. More »

For several years running, Hamilton Island has hosted the national final of the PGA Professionals Championship at the Hamilton Island … More »

For several years running, Hamilton Island has hosted the national final of the PGA Professionals … More »

For several years running, Hamilton Island has hosted the national final of the PGA Professionals Championship at the Hamilton Island Golf Club. More »

The Cape to Cape Track runs north south between Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin featuring spectacular coastal and forest scenery. More »

The Cape to Cape Track runs north south between Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin featuring … More »

The Cape to Cape Track runs north south between Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin featuring spectacular coastal and forest scenery. More »

Spa Anise is the perfect way to unwind after a day spent exploring the natural beauty of the countryside in … More »

Spa Anise is the perfect way to unwind after a day spent exploring the natural … More »

Spa Anise is the perfect way to unwind after a day spent exploring the natural beauty of the countryside in all its seasons.  More »

The internationally renowned Freycinet National Park and Wineglass Bay is a ‘must see’ sight during your stay at Saffire. More »

The internationally renowned Freycinet National Park and Wineglass Bay is a ‘must see’ sight during your stay … More »

The internationally renowned Freycinet National Park and Wineglass Bay is a ‘must see’ sight during your stay at Saffire. More »

Resting on an almost continuous belt of National Park and reserves, dedicated mountain bike trails line the property with surrounds … More »

Resting on an almost continuous belt of National Park and reserves, dedicated mountain bike trails … More »

Resting on an almost continuous belt of National Park and reserves, dedicated mountain bike trails line the property with surrounds of unique plants, wildlife and a stunning landscape.  More »

Walk through tropical vegetation to a series of thermal pools and waterfalls - the perfect place to relax after a … More »

Walk through tropical vegetation to a series of thermal pools and waterfalls - the perfect … More »

Walk through tropical vegetation to a series of thermal pools and waterfalls - the perfect place to relax after a busy day. More »

A picturesque section of the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail beginning at Remarkable Rocks. More »

A picturesque section of the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail beginning at Remarkable Rocks. More »

A picturesque section of the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail beginning at Remarkable Rocks. More »

Embark on a unique journey of personal wellbeing. Experience indulgent spa therapies integrated with personalised wellness activities, set amongst the … More »

Embark on a unique journey of personal wellbeing. Experience indulgent spa therapies integrated with personalised … More »

Embark on a unique journey of personal wellbeing. Experience indulgent spa therapies integrated with personalised wellness activities, set amongst the pristine beauty of nature. More »

The Central Coast Surf Academy prides itself on offering an elite level of surfing tuition to all surfers. More »

The Central Coast Surf Academy prides itself on offering an elite level of surfing tuition … More »

The Central Coast Surf Academy prides itself on offering an elite level of surfing tuition to all surfers. More »

Experience the healing powers of Daylesford's mineral rich waters. More »

Experience the healing powers of Daylesford's mineral rich waters. More »

Experience the healing powers of Daylesford's mineral rich waters. More »

Local Martial Arts Master, Diederik Haneveld, is offering his 30 years’ experience with private tutorials for Lake House guests.  More »

Local Martial Arts Master, Diederik Haneveld, is offering his 30 years’ experience with private tutorials … More »

Local Martial Arts Master, Diederik Haneveld, is offering his 30 years’ experience with private tutorials for Lake House guests.  More »

The Healing Waters Spa at Silky Oaks Lodge has been inspired by ancient wisdoms that celebrate water as a renewing and life-giving force. More »

The Healing Waters Spa at Silky Oaks Lodge has been inspired by ancient wisdoms that celebrate water as … More »

The Healing Waters Spa at Silky Oaks Lodge has been inspired by ancient wisdoms that celebrate water as a renewing and life-giving force. More »

A private tutorial either in the comfort of your own room or by the misty lake shore. More »

A private tutorial either in the comfort of your own room or by the misty … More »

A private tutorial either in the comfort of your own room or by the misty lake shore. More »

lloa-signuppopup-2xlloa-signuppopup-2x

Want to be the first to know?

All the latest lodge news, offers and event information curated by Luxury Lodges of Australia and delivered straight to your inbox. We won't bombard you with emails - just one every 6 weeks or so.