Baanka (meaning beauty in Pahari) is Rakkh’s exclusive spa, designed to help our guests relax and unwind from the day to day stresses of life, or after a long journey, to restore body and mind. Our spa features three treatments rooms and both male and female steam rooms. Our team of talented therapists deliver a comprehensive variety of healing and pampering treatments,including Aromatherapy, Swedish Balinese, Deep Tissue,Thai and reflexology,as well as
body scrubs and wraps using all-natural ingredients to achieve maximum sense of wellbeing
Signature Spa Treatments
Baanka Indulgent Spa Packages (180 minutes)
This massage is the ultimate indulgent massage that every spa enthusiast dreams of. Start the experience with a quick steam bath to open up all the pores of the body, before enjoying a full body cleanse and exfoliation. Enjoy an hour’s full body massage of your choice which is followed by a Chocolate Body Wrap and finish with an Indian Head Massage.A steam and final shower will ensure your body is shiny and healthy. This luxuriant treatment will leave every cell of the body feeling pampered and rejuvenated.
Relaxing Aromatherapy Therapy (60/90 minutes)
Enjoy an all-natural,sense-seducing escape from the everyday world. Choose from our special selection of aromatherapy essential oils designed to enhance relaxation and balance. Unique light massage techniques that will leave you feeling your best.
Thai Massage (60 minutes)
This massage is done with the use of firm but gentle pressure to improve circulation, ease muscle aches and tension, and improve flexibility.Also known as lazy man’s yoga. This massage is an energizing and invigorating massage done over loose clothing. An extra method of aligning the energy lines of the body through stretches acupressure.
Swedish Massage (60/90 mins)
A firm yet gentle massage,using long, flowing strokes,using a special anti-stress oil to help release stress and strains in the body. Breathe in a sense of tranquillity while your body relaxes and feel the stress melt away. The aromas fill the atmosphere with a soothing fragrance and focuses on ultimate relaxation of body. The rhythmic massage movements have a reflex balancing effect on the deepest recesses of the brain and induce a blissful serenity and expanded consciousness. A Swedish massage can be enjoyed by people of all ages and is a wonderful introduction to massage therapy.
Balinese Massage (60/90 mins)
A traditional Indonesian massage using gentle stretching, acupressure, palming, kneading and reflexology to stimulate the flow of blood, oxygen and energy through the body, combined with the sensual aromas of essential oils. Balinese massage helps rejuvenate, de-stress, unwind and refresh the body and mind.
Deep Tissue Massage (60/90 mins)
This is an excellent massage to reduce muscular tension, chronic tension and stiffness in areas such as neck, back and shoulders. The slow and deep manipulation of muscles helps break down knots, relieving pain and tightness increasing bloodflow and therefore the oxygen flowing around the body. This helps rid toxins in sore and strained muscles.A steambath is highly recommended after a Deep Tissue Massage to soothe and warm the muscles and thus boost the effectiveness of the treatment.
Reflexology (30 mins)
An ancient practice that consists of concentrated pressure on specific points on the feet and hands, to promote improved health and well-being.The body is considered to be divided into ten zones running longitudinally from head to toe, that our bodies are mapped by channels of energy, or “qi”, we feel pain when the flow of that energy is blocked in some way. Reflexology and the pressure which is exerted means qi is unblocked and flows freely again.
Indian Head Massage (30 minutes)
Indian head massage in an ancient, therapeutic treatment which has been practiced for thousands of years, which focuses on the head, neck and shoulders. It is a deep massage which used a variety of pressure and techniques that tap into the seven “chakras” to encourage healing and balance in the whole body.
Sparkling Back Massage (30 minutes)
A perfect introduction to Aromatic Oils, this massage concentrates on relieving muscular tension. Circulation is increased while muscle tone and skin texture is improved. It reduces pain and stress that sets up along the back.
Chocolate and Coconut Body Scrub (30 minutes)
This scrub cleanser helps eliminate blemishes from your skin. It moisturises, cleanses and gives your skin soft and smooth.A deeply hydrating and invigorating body scrub removing impurities and dull skin, and leaving the body looking radiant and glowing.
Chocolate Body Wrap (30 minutes)
It’s simply mineral rich sea clay infused with real cocoa which helps moisturize and soften the skin.Cocoa is rich in flavanols,highly potent antioxidants, which have a dramatic anti-aging effect and work against free-radical damage to your skin.In addition the smell of the chocolate gives an overall warm, snug and happy feeling.
Steam Bath (20 minutes)
Our steam rooms are available for guests who prefer not to take a treatment–a great way to deep cleanse the skin, increase your metabolism, eliminate toxins and relieve muscle aches and pains.
*Treatments are payable at check out and do not include service charge.
**Rate does not include government taxes, which are an additional 13.75%
ABOUT THE SPA
Opening Hours: 10am – 7pm
Scheduling an appointments
To schedule an appointment please call in at the spa reception or main reception , and our therapists will happily suggest the right treatment for your needs.
For your Treatment
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment. We suggest the relaxing effect of a shower before your treatment. All treatments includes the use of the steam room post-therapy.
Guests with high blood pressure, pregnant women or who have any medical complications are advised to consult their doctors before signing up for any spa service.Please inform your spa therapist of any medical conditions prior to commencement.
We endeavour to ensure your personal belongings are kept secure when having a treatment however we recommend that you keep all valuables in your room for safe keeping.
Our spa environment is designed for relaxation and tranquillity. Please respect other guests’ right to privacy and serenity. The spa is a mobile phone, alcohol and smoke free zone. The minimum age requirement for the spa is 14