Friday, June 9

Beyond the spa: wellness experiences in the Caribbean

With wellbeing a priority for clients since the pandemic, Abra Dunsby takes a look at the latest wellness offerings in the Caribbean and discovers how the concept has extended beyond the spa

The effects of the coronavirus pandemic on our physical and mental health have caused us all to value wellbeing more than ever, so it’s no surprise that clients are increasingly likely to incorporate health and wellness into their holiday.

With its world-class beaches and top-notch hotels with spa amenities, the Caribbean is a wellness hotspot; in fact wellness tourism was growing at a “significantly faster pace than any other type of tourism before the pandemic hit”, according to Carol Hay, business development director of the CTO Chapter, UK & Europe.