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The Best Places To Go For Post-Holiday Detox

Melt away any evidence of overindulgence from the holidays at these most relaxing places around the Philippines

The holidays are truly the time for giving and being with loved ones, but sometimes, it can get overwhelming and stressful especially if you’re at the helm of all the activities for your family and friends. Add to that the never-ending feasts left and right, with tables laden with food that are irresistibly tempting and sumptuous.


It isn't any surprise that by the time the New Year comes, you're just about ready to end the overindulgence and welcome 2020 with a healthier lifestyle. Here at Metro.Style, we’ve rounded up some of the best places for a post-Christmas detox around the Philippines that will help you jumpstart your journey to a better you in the new decade.


The Farm at San Benito


Three hours away from Manila, The Farm at San Benito is the go-to detox place for anyone who needs a day (or two or three) of pure and utter wellness. Having grown to become one of the top health and wellness destinations in the world, The Farm at San Benito’s lush greenery and quietude is the perfect escape for those who need to recharge after the holidays. 


The Farm at San Benito is located at 119 Barangay Tipakan 4217 Lipa City, Batangas. For more information, visit their website.


Illume Spa, Grand Hyatt Manila

If you need a quick getaway and are looking for a place to relax just within the metro, then head to the Illume Spa at the Grand Hyatt Manila. You’ll be guaranteed luxurious wellness treatments—perfect if you’re looking to rejuvenate after the flurry of activities during the holidays. 


Illume Spa is located at the Grand Hyatt Manila, 8th Avenue corner, 35th St, Taguig.


Aegle Wellness Center, Balesin Island

If you’re loking for something a little more private and exclusive, then the Aegle Wellness Center in Balesin is the perfect place for you. With beautiful views of the vast ocean and the even vaster skies, you’re sure to find yourself in a state of complete relaxation. 


Aegle Wellness Center is located in Balesin Island Club, Mykonos Village, Balesin Island, Quezon.

Aum Spa, Crimson Mactan



Aum Spa in Crimson Mactan is a haven for relaxation. This wellness center at the heart of this Cebu island is a favorite of many, and its 4.3-star rating on Google is there for a reason. Its Balinese theme takes travelers to a place of utmost luxury and tranquility, and the view of the sea is a stellar enough reason to go. 


Aum Space is located in Crimson Resort and Spa Mactan, Seascapes Resort Town, Soong, Lapu-Lapu City.


Terra Wellness Spa, Discovery Shores Boracay

Since Boracay is already a Christmas destination for many, look no further this holiday season when you’re in need of rest and relaxation—Terra Wellness Spa in Discovery Shores Boracay is not-to-be-missed while you’re on the island. Not only will you be completely pampered, you will also feel at complete ease because you know that just outside your door is one of the most beautiful beach in the Philippines. 


Terra Wellness Spa is located at Discovery Shores Boracay Station 1, Boracay Island.