Winter Spa Retreats for New Year Wellness

14th January 2019 // By Lauren Hill

Niyama Private Islands

Earlier this month, Niyama Private Islands Maldives announced its 2019 Masters of Wellness program at Drift Spa. Experts from a variety of wellness disciplines will travel from across the globe to take up residency at the resort. This year’s line-up includes nutritionist and naturopath to Hollywood’s stars, Paulo Fernandes; kinesiology specialist and fitness trainer, Richi Inskip; holistic therapist Jade Wood; yoga instructor and Ayurveda expert, Dr Gopal Govinasamy; and Dr David Alessi of Beverly Hills IV Therapy. The date of each practitioner’s residency is listed on the spa’s online schedule. Combine sessions with these wellness experts with time spend at Drift Spa. Six treatment rooms look out over the lagoon; two treatment villas are tucked into private gardens; and the relaxation area encompasses a lime tree garden with sauna and steam baths, plunge pools, Jacuzzis and a Vitality juice bar.