Spa Ceylon scoops top global awards
Gold-starred excellence in the global spa industry
World’s largest luxury Ayurveda chain
Sri Lanka-based Spa Ceylon, the world’s largest luxury Ayurveda chain, has clinched three major awards at the prestigious World Luxury Spa Awards 2017 annual gala in Hanoi, Vietnam.
They are the Global Award for Best Luxury Ayurveda Spas; the Continent Award for Best Luxury Spa Group; and the Regional Winner for Best Luxury Urban Escape.
The awards are hailed as the world’s foremost platform for gold-starring excellence in the global spa industry, which spans 140 countries and sets the benchmarks in quality, innovation and service for spas around the globe.
It is established as the world’s leading awards initiative for luxury spas. Awards are presented on a country, continent and global basis based on the votes and evaluation of global spa-goers and industry experts.
Spa Ceylon now produces over 450 all-natural Ayurveda inspired personal care, wellness and home aroma products.
Their complete range comprises prestige skin, body, bath, scalp and hair care preparations, oils, balms and potions, home aroma blends, candles, diffusers, incense, herbal infusions and teas, handmade stoneware, bath accessories and a range of tropical resort wear.
‘Our brand promise is built around a royal indulgence and making our customers feel like royalty’
‘These awards help reinforce our brand leadership and will further strengthen our international expansion’
Said Spa Ceylon Managing Director Shiwantha Dias (pictured left): “We are truly honoured to be recognised for the third consecutive year. These awards help reinforce our brand leadership and will further strengthen our international expansion.”
Co-founder and Director Shalin Balasuriya (right) said: “These awards are a reflection of the continued commitment of our team to create exceptional experiences for our clientele.
“Our brand promise is built around a royal indulgence and making our customers feel like royalty and we value the efforts of our team that work toward exceeding customer expectations at every point.”
Growing the Spa Ceylon presence to more than 80 branded locations worldwide
More spas planned worldwide
2017 will see Spa Ceylon opening 10 new spas: in Sri Lanka in Kandy, Galle, Colombo and Negombo; in Lucknow and Bangalore in India; Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia; and the Maldives.
New standalone boutiques are planned in Saigon, Vietnam; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Istanbul, Turkey; Gold Coast, Australia and Nicosia, Cypress.
In total, the second half of 2017 will see more than 20 new doors opening, growing the Spa Ceylon presence to more than 80 branded locations internationally.
With their products now approved for sale in the European Union, the brand is planning a European roll-out in Italy and Eastern Europe next year, while further expanding their Asian footprint with new market openings in China, Indonesia, Philippines, Taiwan and in other existing markets, to reach their targeted 100 worldwide Spa Ceylon locations in 2018.
Spa Ceylon has fast become a dynamic force in the global luxury wellness sector and has taken its luxury Ayurveda brand to the world. Spa Ceylon captures the romance of old Ceylon combined with ancient Ayurveda wisdom to create their range of majestic spa rituals and royal spa formulae designed to soothe, calm and relax the body, mind and soul.