The World Wellness Bible: The Oitavos Spa on the National Geographic Traveler’s List

  • Date

    14 of February of 2017

The National Geographic Traveler has launched the 2017 edition of The Spa & Wellness Collection, a coffee table magazine, which highlights the best Spas in the world. The Spa at The Oitavos Hotel is one of the editors’ recommendations highlighting the “Balneotherapy Area with Dynamic Swimming Pool Indoor heated sea water, sauna, Turkish bath, jacuzzi and ice fountain circuit.” From the menu of ocean-inspired treatments Seaweed Bath, All’Ostric and Limone Exfoliation, Sea Exfoliation with Essential Oils and custom yoga or Pilates training sessions made up the range of preferences.


Named as the World Wellness Bible, The Spa & Wellness Collection includes, in addition to the list of the best carefully selected world spas, health and wellness tips, interviews and wellness recipes. Josephine Skriver, model of Victoria’s Secrets reveals in the 2017 collection how she maintains her good form. Estée Lalonde, Brazilian blogger, Michael Zee, instagrammer @symmetrybreakfas, are other of the personalities that intervene in the publication.


The Oitavos Spa, located in Quinta da Marinha, part of the luxury hotel The Oitavos, counts on its 900m2 with 7 treatment rooms, a Balneotherapy area (Dynamic swimming pool with heated sea water, sauna, hammam, jacuzzi and fountain ice) Gym, Yoga and Pilates room. The Spa provides a complete service with an integrated wellness approach, offering not only health and beauty treatments as well as personalized cardio, pilates and yoga training sessions.

The Spa & Wellness Collection is part of a series of annual coffee table magazines, distributed with National Geographic Traveler (UK). The series also includes The Africa Collection and The Luxury Collection.