Strike the perfect detox-retox balance in Daylesford with age-old winter remedies: water and wine. Swap flannelette pyjamas for fluffy robes and slippers, soak in mineral spas, and give in to skilful pummelling and pampering at luxury day spas. Reintroduce equilibrium and rebuild winter strength with restorative wine time and winter feasts at hatted restaurants, cosy wine bars and cellar doors. Daylesford has body-and-soul winter rejuvenation covered.
Detox in day spa mecca, where naturally occurring mineral springs feed luxury tubs and scrubs.
1. Salus Spa
Retreat to the lush gardens of the Lake House for a boutique spa experience complete with hot mineral spas, massage and Hydrostorm treatments.
2. Shizuka Ryokan and Day Spa Retreat
Take it Japaneasy with massage, reflexology, facials and wraps, traditional Japanese cuisine and accommodation at this ryokan-style retreat.
3. Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa
Dive into detox at Hepburn Springs' historic bathhouse with its mineral pools and baths, salt pool and steam rooms, and spa treatment packages.
4. The Mineral Spa
Up the ante with the infrared detox box at Peppers Mineral Springs Hotel, one of the largest and most acclaimed rural day spas in the country.
5. Daylesford Day Spa
Master the art of relaxation and try the specialty hot stone treatments along with pampering packages at the centrally located Daylesford Day Spa.