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SHA Wellness Clinic

Top 10 Detox Spas in the World

The modernist architecture of SHA Wellness Clinic in Alicante, Spain


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SHA Wellness Clinic
Verderol 5 El Albir 03581
Alicante, Spain
34-96-681-1199
www.shawellnessclinic.com

SHA Wellness Clinic, one of the best medical spas in the world, is a white marble, glass-walled modernist structure that rises like a multi-storied ocean liner above the hilltop where guests delight in vistas of Spain’s Sierra Helada Mountains and the Mediterranean Sea. Clientele on a minimum week-long detox campaign meet with the doctor who designs individualized macrobiotic meals prepared by head chef Pablo Montoro (formerly with Ferran Adrià) — in fact, the clinic is devoted to the macrobiotic lifestyle. Detox programs include nutritional lectures and macrobiotic cooking classes (in English). Water is both a design and a wellness element with two heated indoor pools, a Dead Sea-like Flotarium and a waterfall. For fitness, the spa offers yoga, tai chi, pilates, DIY bike rides and walks (one to a scenic lighthouse), nordic walking, personal training, total body conditioning and stretching. There are à la carte spa treatments as well as Botox, laser, acupuncture, cellular regeneration and mesotherapy. Non-stop flights to Valencia and high-speed trains to Alicante make it easy to reach from New York.


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