Chiva-Som Health Resort, Hua Hin, Thailand | Wellbeing Escapes

Chiva-Som Health Resort

Hua Hin, Thailand

Chiva-Som Health Resort
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Overview

Chiva Som one of the best and well-established destination spas in the world with over 25 years of experience. This retreat has won a number of spa awards around the world including 'Best Destination Spa' at the Conde Nast Traveller Spa Awards 2020. It’s tucked away in seven acres of lush tropical gardens in Hua Hin, Thailand and leads directly onto the beach. This is a place where you can embark on your personal wellness journey, supported and guided by a team of experts. The main aim is for every guest to transform their health, mind, body and spirit through careful care and attention. This is ideal if you are looking to de-stress, rejuvenate and detox. 

When to go

The summer season is March to June when temperatures can easily reach up to 35 degrees. July to August is usually when you can expect some rainfall, but this only lasts for 1-2 hours per day with bright sunshine in-between.
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What we love

  • There is a ratio of 4 staff to every 1 guest, so you can expect high service levels here
  • Strictly no mobile phones, computers or cameras outside of your room creating a peaceful heaven
  • There is an on-site organic garden where some of the restaurant produce is grown.

Who should go

  • If you are looking for a luxury wellness escape with high levels of service 
  • To focus on a specific wellness goal such as detox, weight-loss and fitness 
  • It’s ideal for solo travellers who want to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.  

Offers

  • Single traveller offer 2023:
  • Special price for stays in Thai Pavilion or Thai Pavillion Suite between 01 June - 30 September (min stay 7 nights, the offer is included in room rate already, valid for Discover Chiva-Som & Retreat stays)
  • Retreat Stay offer 2023:
  • Book min 7 nights on Chiva Som Retreat and receive a complimentary room upgrade
  • Room upgrade guarantee at the time of confirmation for stays between 1 June - 30 Sept, room upgrade upon arrival during other seasons
  • For stays between 6 January - 19 December 2023
  • Cash credit to be redeemed against treatments from the Health and Wellness Menu - Discovery Stay*
  • BONUS for 7 night stay, Baht 22,200 (approx GBP 560) per person 
  • BONUS for 14 night stay, Baht 55,800 (approx GBP 1560) per person 

* Spa credit depends on the length of stay, contact us for details

Have a question?
This hotel is not fully available from 20/12/2022 until 08/01/2023 and from 01/01/2023 until 31/12/2023. Please email or call us on +44 (0)20 3735 7555 to find our more details about availability.

Discover Chiva-Som

This retreat is made up of different treatments and activities that together create a holistic methodology of improvement in the various health aspects that each retreat is designed to address. This methodology will successfully satisfy the goals of each guest to improve their lifestyle, promote healing, and bring you back up to a level of wellness that will mark a vast improvement in your life. Min stay 7 nights


From price for a 7 night stay on Full Board

Low Season

- £4291 per person in a single room

- £3605 per person in a shared room

Super Peak Season

- £11494 per person in a single room

- £11494 per person in a shared room  

The Programme

  • Individual health and wellness consultation
  • Three wellness cuisine meals per night of stay, beginning with dinner
  • Complimentary physical analysis (optional)
  • Complimentary skin consultation (optional)
  • Daily fitness and leisure activities (up to twelve classes daily)
  • Unlimited use of the Water Therapy Suites (steam, sauna and Jacuzzi)
  • A complimentary daily treatment per night of stay, choosing from: Thai Massage, Chiva-Som Signature Massage, Invigorating Massage, Relaxing Foot Massage, Oriental Scalp Massage, Chiva-Som Skin Haven Body Polish, Hydrotherapy (Detoxifying Balneotherapy, Floatation or Body Jet Blitz), Manicure or Pedicure
  • Post-stay wellness follow-up
  • Complimentary in-room minibar
  • Complimentary laundry (Four pieces/day)


PLEASE NOTE 

All electronic devices (including e-readers) are allowed in bedrooms but not in public areas, to create a sense of calm and peace for all clients to enjoy


Wellbeing Exclusives and Benefits
  • Single traveller offer 2023:
  • Special price for stays in Thai Pavilion or Thai Pavillion Suite between 01 June - 30 September (min stay 7 nights, the offer is included in room rate already,valid for Discover Chiva-Som & Retreat stays)
  • Cash credit to be redeemed against treatments from the Health and Wellness Menu*
  • BONUS for 7 night stay, Baht 22,200 (approx GBP 560) per person
  • BONUS for 14 night stay, Baht 55,800 (approx GBP 1560) per person

* Spa credit depends on the length of stay, contact us for details

Wellness

Chiva-Som is a pioneer in wellness tourism; it’s as though the concept of retreats was invented here. The treatments take place in the luxury spa, designed with an eye for detail. It's peaceful and spacious and you’ll receive plenty of individual attention. You can choose between 2 options - stay and discover Chiva-som with daily healthy meals and daily spa treatment (we would recommend this option for those who don't have any specific wellness goal or focus but want to explore what Chiva-som is about via treatments, healthy food and access to all classes and facilities) or book one of their retreats. Retreats are based on 6 wellness modalities - spa, holistic health, fitness, nutrition, aesthetic beauty and physiotherapy. Your dedicated consultant will guide you and recommend the most suitable treatments and activities for you. 

Facilities include treatment rooms, sauna, Jacuzzi, steam room, indoor pool (approx. 80m2), a watsu-pool where massages are performed in water that’s heated to body-temperature, Kneipp path, relaxation areas and water beds. You can enjoy an outdoor pool by the ocean. The state-of-the-art gym has dedicated spaces for stretching, dance, personal training, yoga and Reformer Pilates.  Variety of group classes are available each day. 


Example treatments at Chiva-Som Health Resort
  • Facial acupuncture 
  • Soothing eye treatment  
  • Vacuum cupping
  • Body shaping therapy 
  • Watsu 
  • Thai herbal massage  

Activities

Activities available at resort
  • Beach run
  • Beach power walk
  • Spa
  • Group classes
  • Cooking classes
  • Swimming

Activities available at the surrounding area
  • Maruekhathaiyawan Palace which is located almost halfway between Cha-Am and Hua Him approximately 15 kilometres away 
  • Phraya Nakhon cove which is one of Thailand’s most beautiful caves  
  • Visit Khao Takiab to see the statue of Buddha overlooking the coast  

Typical Group Classes

  • Yoga (Vinyasa, Hatha, Ashtanga)
  • Stretch class
  • Aqua aerobics
  • Cardio kick
  • Tai Chi
  • Chakra cleansing meditation
  • Fitball and free weight
  • Step aerobics
  • Boot camp
  • Pilates on mat
  • Abs, Butts & Thighs
  • Boot camp

Sample Weekly Class Schedule

Please note - Classes are subject to change and seasonal adjustments


Rooms

There are 54 rooms and suites at the resort. All rooms are very private and tranquil with soothing decor, teakwood floors, soft lighting and natural palette. They have have private balconies or terraces with views of the pool, gardens or ocean. Ocean rooms and suites are located in the low-rise main building facing the sunrise, while the Thai pavilions are dotted around the gardens. Enjoy personalised touches such as choice of room scent, bathroom amenities, pillows and linens. 


Ocean
The ocean rooms are 34 m2, they have a bedroom with king bed, separate dressing room and private terrace

The room has a private en-suite with shower, bath, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer. One Ocean Room is wheelchair accessible so does not have a bath.

Facilities include complimentary Wi-Fi, essential oil burner, complimentary toiletries.

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Ocean Deluxe
The ocean deluxe rooms are 48 m2, they have a bedroom with king bed, separate dressing room and private terrace with ocean views

The room has a private en-suite with shower, bath, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer

Facilities include complimentary Wi-Fi, essential oil burner, complimentary toiletries.

Ocean Premium
Ocean Premium
The largest and most appointed out of the Ocean rooms. 

The Ocean Premium room has a living area, seperate dressing room and private terrace with sea views. 

The room has a private en-suite with shower, bath, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer

Facilities include complimentary Wi-Fi, essential oil burner, complimentary toiletries.

Thai Pavilion
The Thai Pavilions are 66 m2 and are in the lush gardens and away from the main building. They are spacious with a large open-plan bedroom with king bed, separate dressing room and private terrace.

The room has a private ensuite with shower, bath, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer.

Facilities include complimentary Wi-Fi, essential oil burner, complimentary toiletries.

What’s on the menu

Chiva Som believe that nutrition should be viewed as a foundation of health as well as a source of pleasure hence the meals are the integral part of your stay. Great pride is taken to prepare healthy and delicious food using only the fresh and seasonal produce. At the heart of the Wellness Cuisine concept is their organic garden where a variety of herbs, vegetables and fruits are grown. Dietary plans are wide and depend on your initial consultation with the nutritionist. 

There are 2 restaurants and a tea lounge. You will also get healthy snacks and teas in your room minibar. 

The Emerald Room
The Emerald Room
The main restaurant offers formal fine dining inside or outside on the terrace. There is also a sharing table if you’re travelling solo and want to meet other guests.
Taste of Siam
Taste of Siam
This casual restaurant overlooks the ocean and serves breakfast, lunch and Thai dinner. On Saturday nights, you can enjoy a barbecue prepared by the award-winning chef.
Orchid Lounge
Serves a light afternoon tea, loose herbal teas and a sweet of the day.

Location

Once a quiet fishing village, Hua Hin was transformed when the Thai royal family began building summer palaces here in the 1920’s. Today Hua Hin is one of the most desirable ocean-front destinations in the Southern province of Prachuap Khiri Khan.

Nearest airport

The transfer time is 2.5 hours from Bangkok Airport by car. There are direct flights from London to Bangkok which take approximately 12 hours. 
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Families, Children & Infants

Chiva Som is strictly adults only. 

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Why Wellbeing Escapes?

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Our team of wellness travel experts have visited the retreats themselves and include trained holistic therapists and yoga teachers. Their expertise in the wellness field and the retreats allow them to match you with the best retreat and programme for your individual needs.
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As the most established specialist wellbeing travel company we are able to provide excellent added value with our exclusive benefits including reduced prices for single travellers, free spa credits, complimentary transfers plus free nights and additional benefits for our repeat clients.
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With over 15 years of experience, we have come to understand what our clients need from a wellbeing holiday. We treat each client as an individual and provide a personalised concierge service organising all aspects of your stay from spa and treatment programmes, transfers and flights with an efficient and friendly approach. Our continuous awards for customer service speak for themselves.