FACT Dubai Magazine hosted its inaugural Spa & Wellness awards on May 7 at the stunning ballroom of the Address Boulevard hotel. The much-anticipated event, which celebrates the on-going successful first year of operation for the publication in Dubai, was held at one of the city’s most sophisticated 5-star hotspots. Close to 200 guests were seen socialising at the exclusive event, whilst enjoying an evening of great company and food and drinks, as the winners from the 23 categories were announced…

NEW SPA

BEST: Bvlgari Spa, Bvlgari Resort Dubai

FAVOURITE: Six Senses Spa, Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai

HOTEL SPA

BEST: Iridium Spa, The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor City

FAVOURITE: The Spa, Address Boulevard

RESORT SPA

BEST: The Waldorf Astoria Spa, Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

FAVOURITE: Willow Stream Spa, Fairmont The Palm

CITY SPA

BEST: The Spa, Address Boulevard

FAVOURITE: Heavenly Spa,The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City

DAY SPA

BEST: SoSPA, Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa

FAVOURITE: Samana Spa, Desert Palm Dubai

HAMMAM

BEST: Talise Ottoman Spa, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray

FAVOURITE: One&Only Spa, One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

SIGNATURE TREATMENT

BEST: Iridium Spa, The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor City

FAVOURITE: Raffles Spa, Raffles Dubai

COUPLES TREATMENT

BEST: Heavenly Spa,The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City

FAVOURITE: Anantara Spa, Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort

SPA BRAND

BEST: Armani / SPA, Armani Hotel Dubai

FAVOURITE: Mandara Spa, The H Dubai

INDEPENDENT SPA

BEST: SensAsia Urban Spa, Various Locations

FAVOURITE: Heart & Soul Spa, Al Barari

SPA PRODUCTS

BEST: The Spa, The Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay

FAVOURITE: The Spa, Palace Downtown

HEALTH CLUB

BEST: Club Marquis, JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai

FAVOURITE: Health Club, Dukes Dubai

BEACH CLUB

BEST: Zero Gravity, Dubai Marina

FAVOURITE: Nikki Beach Resort & Spa, Pearl Jumeirah

ROOFTOP POOL

BEST: The Terrace, Burj Al Arab

FAVOURITE: Wet Deck, W Dubai Al Habtoor City

FITNESS CENTRE/GYM

BEST: Embody Fitness, Lamborghini Building

FAVOURITE: Iconic Fitness, Dubai Marina

MEDICAL SPA

BEST: Luxury Ayurvedic Medical Spa Centre, JLT

FAVOURITE: Obagi MediSpa, The Dubai Mall

BEAUTY SALON

BEST: Sisters Beauty Lounge, Various Locations

FAVOURITE: NBAR Nail Spa & Salon, Various Locations

HAIR SALON

BEST: Salon Ink, Al Wasl Road

FAVOURITE: Aveda, Galleria Mall

MALE GROOMING SALON

BEST: Jazz Lounge Spa, Various Locations

FAVOURITE: 1847 Executive Grooming For Men, Palm Jumeriah Golden Mile

NAIL STUDIO

BEST: Tips & Toes, Various Locations

FAVOURITE: The Nail Spa, Various Locations

DENTAL CARE PROVIDER

BEST: Dubai London Clinic Dental Centre, Jumeirah 2

FAVOURITE: German Dental Oasis Centre, Dubai Healthcare City

WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAMME

BEST: VLCC Slimming Beauty Fitness, Marina Park Building

FAVOURITE: Cocoona Centre for Aesthetic Transformation, Various Locations