Sankara Nairobi’s Angsana spa has been acknowledged as a country winner at the 2013 World Luxury Spa Awards. The annual announcement of the Awards marks the highlight of a year-long search for the very best spas on the global front. The World Luxury Spa Awards programme reward those spas that have raised the bar of service excellence within a highly competitive industry over the past year; representing only the finest standards.
The Angsana Spa at Sankara Nairobi has been brought to East Africa for the first time by the world-famous Banyan Tree Group. With an emphasis on natural ingredients, the spa fuses eastern and western techniques to offer luxury treatments that are refreshing and reinvigorating. Signature therapies include: the Coffee Delight which incorporates the famous Kenyan Arabica coffee into the experience and the Rainmist Glow. The spa also offers spa-goers an authentic spa experience with its seven treatment and two rainmist rooms.
Moshi Perera, General Manager of Sankara Nairobi noted, ‘’we are delighted to have been acknowledged with such an illustrious award. Sankara Nairobi is about providing our guests with warm and authentic experiences. Spaces that provide the best in comfort and functionality. One of the hallmarks of a Sankara Hotel is a commitment to welllbeing. This awards reaffirms our dedication to ensuring our guests feel rejuvenated at the hotel.’’
The Angsana Spa at Sankara Nairobi is the only spa awarded as a category winner at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2013 from Eastern and Central Africa. It joins the list of prestigious spas such as The Spa, The Address Hotel Dubai; Banyan Tree Spa, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore; Six Senses Soneva Fushi, Maldives. In Africa those awarded include: Africology at The Maslow Hotel, South Africa and The Royal Zambezi Lodge Bush Spa, Zambia.
Since opening its doors, Sankara Nairobi has received several accolades. Amongst them the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2012 for The Gallery (for the second year running), Best New Hotel Construction & Design by Grenadier Limited at the International Property Awards 2011 and the Conde Nast Traveller Hot List 2011.