Victoria’s spas lead the way
Rejuvenate your mind, body and soul at one of Victoria’s finest day spas, offering some of the best treatments and product lines in the world.
The luxurious Crown Spa, located in Melbourne’s five-star Crown Towers, has recently introduced a series of facial and body treatments using exclusive French beauty products by Carita.. For the first time in Australia, locals and visitors to Melbourne will be able to purchase and experience Carita, renowned for its luxury skincare range and exquisite treatments.
Signature products such as Fluide De Beauté 14 Pailleté and La Crème Parfaite are available along with a series of signature treatments designed exclusively for Crown combining Renovateur and Carita’s Ideal-Pro-Lift machine.
Further a field in the heart of Victoria’s spa country, the Mineral Spa at Peppers Springs Retreat in Daylesford – winner of the Victorian Tourism Awards 2006 category for ‘Best Health and Wellness’ - has incorporated the LI’TYA indigenous inspired products and treatments from the Australian Dreamtime into its menu.
With an extensive menu of deluxe spa treatments, this luxury 11-room facility has been carefully designed to combine ancient healing therapies with relaxation technology in spaces suffused with natural light, breath-taking countryside and the soothing sound of bubbling mineral water.
Balgownie Estate in Victoria’s beautiful Yarra Valley, has been relaunched this year after the addition of 33 new luxury spa suites and a conference and function centre. Suites now total 65 and have private balconies, kitchenettes, king size beds, and full size spa baths with views over the surrounding vineyards.
The acclaimed restaurant uses seasonal local produce on a menu influenced by French, Italian and Asian cuisines and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. The cellar door does tastings of Balgownie Estate wines, plus plates of Yarra Valley produce. Balgownie Estate began in 1969 in the Bendigo region and has an illustrious history of quality wine production.