The best spa in Europe is located in Douro

The best spa in Europe is located in Douro

19 March 2024

The spa at Six Senses Douro Valley, nestled in the heart of the Douro region, has been honored with the title of "Spa of the Year" in Europe. The accolade was bestowed during the prestigious World Spa & Wellness Awards 2024 ceremony, recently held in London. These awards recognize and celebrate the finest spas worldwide, driving industry standards globally.


Spanning an impressive area of 2200 square meters, the spa features 10 treatment rooms, all designed to offer stunning views of secret gardens, fountains, and the picturesque Douro River valley. Noteworthy amenities include the indoor pool, equipped with underwater sound therapy and massage jets, as well as the Vitality Suite area, offering a variety of relaxation and wellness facilities, including conventional and infrared saunas, steam baths, and a fitness room.

The treatments available at the spa are equally impressive, encompassing a wide range of massages, facial treatments, wellness therapies, rejuvenation rituals, and fitness activities. All in an environment that harmoniously combines luxury, nature, and well-being.

Set within the stunning Six Senses Douro Valley hotel, the spa is part of a five-star resort renowned for its exclusive accommodations and panoramic river views. From stylish rooms to spacious villas with private balconies, guests enjoy a unique and luxurious experience.


“These awards aim to elevate the profile of companies that are setting new standards through impeccable levels of training and professionalism, as well as a holistic approach focused on caring for the well-being of clients and teams,” explains Eve Oxberry, editorial director of Professional Beauty and World Spa and Wellness.

Being recognized as the best spa in Europe reaffirms Six Senses Douro Valley's commitment to providing an exceptional wellness and rejuvenation experience. It is a testament to the care and attention devoted to its clients, as well as the relentless pursuit of excellence in all aspects.

Spa Six Senes Douro Valley