Vietnam is a paradise seeped in lush greenery and enveloped in blue waters sprinkled with magical fish and endless adventure. If simply lying in the quiet of the sea lapping at your toes beneath the warmth of the sun isn’t enough to lift your spirits, any one of these wellness retreats in Vietnam will surely do the trick.
From the beaches of Huê, in the north of the mainland, to the seas of the west coast of Phu Quoc, all the way off Vietnam’s southerly tip, there are options aplenty to choose from. Each of these retreats is filled with friendly staff trained and ready to give you a 5-star treatment.
TIA Wellness Resort
Located just a stone’s throw from the stunning beachfront of Nha Trang, along the Central Vietnam coast, TIA Wellness Resort is a sanctuary within a sanctuary. The all-inclusive resort is conveniently located in town, but you likely won’t want to leave your beach views and the tranquility of your private pool villa where the staff can ensure you have a blissful stay.
Each retreat package includes an exceptional all-day breakfast to kick your day off right. After that, you can fill your time with choices from the menus of wellness and therapy treatments as well as an array of workshops, classes, and activities.
Look out for a calming sunrise yoga flow, an evening class of tai chi, aromatherapy massages in the spa as well as reflexology, facials, or manicures and pedicures. You can book at least two sessions per day.
Depending on the retreat package you choose you can also look forward to a full-board of a plant-based meal plan.
Alba Wellness Valley Resort
Just outside of the ancient city of Huê, surrounded by a gorgeously lush landscape of deep green palms and rolling mountains lies the gorgeous Alba Wellness Valley by Fusion. Here travelers are removed enough from the city that you won’t hear even a peep of it, but close enough for ease of access to it all.
Alba Wellness offers a variety of all-inclusive retreats, some of which only stick around seasonally. Expect the packages to include your accommodation, three meals per day, and a daily spa treatment. You can choose from the menu of services like facials, massages, and chakra balancing.
Guests have daily access to the onsen for a soak, as well as activities on and off the property like guided hikes, calming yoga sessions, and breath work. The wellness resort also has a hot springs and movement classes that further add to the aroma.
The staff works with you daily to ensure you’re getting the care you need to fully enjoy the full stay.
An Lam Retreats Ninh Van Bay
Nestled along the picturesque Nha Trang Bay, An Lam Retreats Ninh Van Bay offers a much-needed break in paradise. With the sea at your feet and the rainforest at your back, the setting is storybook idyllic.
And if that’s not enough, the staff can make sure you enjoy everything. The 37 spacious villas are a great jumping point to enjoy the recreation center to get in the sea with options like kayaking. Visitors can also join for yoga classes or head out with a local fisherman to see what luck you might have snagging a catch.
Specific packages regularly change, but they generally include transfers to and from the airport, breakfast, activities on land and sea, as well as spa services. In the spa, you can try out some local specialties like the mud wrap which comes from Nha Trang, or a facial and other typical spa treatments.
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Sivananda Yoga Resort
The Sivananda Yoga Resort and Training Center is deep within Vietnam’s mountains, where there is cooler air and laid-back vibes outside of the precious city of Dalat. The setting delivers early morning sunrise views or a sky filled with twinkling stars for night owls.
This is the perfect spot for yogis of all levels to come and bliss out, as well as train and become stronger together. If you’re on a journey to become an instructor, this is a fabulous center to do it at.
Yoga vacations include two daily sessions as well as vegetarian meals. Guests can join guided meditations and spend the rest of their hours enjoying the property.
If you’re coming to train to be a teacher, teacher training courses are run regularly with schedules posted online. The curriculum followed covers points like postures and breathing as well as diet and philosophy. Exercise, breathing, and relaxation are all covered here.
Naman Retreat sits next to the sea and the quiet beaches just west of Da Nang. The grounds are nothing short of glorious, and though the ocean is beckoning, the crystal clear private pools of the retreat center are more than enough to indulge in.
Naman Retreat has a unique approach to its space and wellness with a no-walls philosophy. It brings the outside in and surrounds your every experience with the sights and sounds of the Vietnamese flora.
You can choose what type of retreat you’d like to have as there are yoga retreats or de-stress packages with some as short as half-day programs. Of course, guests get access to the spa, with a variety of massage options as well as specialty treatments like hydrotherapy. Then there are the pools and the spas and the jacuzzis, which are more than enough to keep you at ease.
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Six Senses Con Dao
Absolutely immaculate vibes are available at the opulent, luxurious, picture-perfect Six Senses Con Dao. The beach is at your doorstep, and everything has already been thought of to make your wellness retreat beyond perfect.
Whether you want to focus just on what the resort has to offer or set off exploring the gems of the island of Can Dao, the Six Senses team makes sure any wish is fulfilled. From motorbike tours of the island to snorkeling or clam collecting, there are loads of experiences to be had.
Back at the resort, you can spend an entire day getting a total reboot at the spa with yoga and breathing work or focus your afternoon on resetting the body with a Vietnamese journey of body polish, mask, and hair wash. This luxurious wellness resort features villas with their own private pools and natural ventilation.
Bliss Hoi An Beach Resort & Wellness Center
Famous for its floating lanterns, Hoi An is just down the street from Bliss Hoi An Beach Resort & Wellness Center, which hugs the extensive beaches of the city limits. The sprawling resort has all you need for an unforgettable getaway, including a regular shuttle into town.
The spa, gym, and swimming pool, along with the drinking and dining options at the retreat center can fill your days, or book a tour that takes you into Hoi An for a market visit and a cooking class.
There are also Vietnamese language classes — a fun, unique offering, as well as kid’s painting classes, beach yoga, and live music. Grab food at their rooftop bar or drinks while hanging out by the pool with their pool bar.
All-inclusive packages give you room and board as well as a massage at the Ngoc Linh Spa. Visitors can book these for varying lengths of stay and always add even more options to the booking.
La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc
Along the west coast of Vietnam’s tranquil Phu Quoc Island is La Veranda Resort. The property is nothing short of grand, clean, and an island dream. The white sand beaches are just outside the door, but not before you stumble across the pool.
The all-inclusive package includes accommodation in addition to lunch and dinner every day of your stay. Count on a transfer to and from the airport, as well as morning yoga classes every morning. Their fitness center and even a beauty salon can help make the most of any vacation.
In addition, guests can also book experiences like cooking classes or island tours. Intimate dinners by the sea can be arranged as can full honeymoon packages or even proposals or vow renewals.
Their wellness retreats let you enjoy Vietnamese cupping treatments, reflexology, or a volcanic stone massage, amongst many other options to feel energized again.