The Sala Thai at the Novotel Phuket, overlooking stunning vistas of Patong Bay, is a simple yet elegant affair.
Set amidst lush tropical gardens and water fountains, it combines an exquisite tropical setting with traditional Thai hospitality to soothe your body and relax your mind.
"our attitude here is to make our guests feel like they're experiencing the real Thailand," says Peerasak Sripruk (better know as Ae Chan) the resort's Leisure and Tourist Manager. Indeed, the prices here are so reasonable that guests can enjoy repeated treatments, which according to Khun Ae Chan, is what an enjoyable, authentic Thai holiday is all about.
At the Sala Thai, the sound of gently flowing water,beautiful views of the Andaman Sea and aroma of incense and essential oils heighten all the senses, taking you to a blissful euphoria. The expert hands of the professionally trained staff claim to "revitalise your soul, stimulate the senses and refresh your skin."
Several massage options are offered here. The most popular is the Traditional Thai Massage, which is an ancient art, handed down through generations. It focuses on pressure points rith kneading and stretching to balance the body's energy. It is recommended for those who prefer afirm massage. The Aromatherapy Full Body Massage uses your choice of blended essential oils for detoxification and stress relief. According to khun Ae Chan, "this unique massage will help to soothe the body, mind and spirit."
The back and shoulder massage is a perfect introduction to the well-known benefits of aromatherapy massage. The Anti-Stress Full Body Massage is soft or firm (your choice) to relieve stress-related tension in the head, neck and shoulder area. Gentle accupressure is applied to restore a sense of calm and well being to your mind, body and spirit.
Siam Reflexology Massage is a tradition and bring a sense of well being. Reflexology is a natural way of balancing the entire body. It stimulates the circulation and eases muscle tension, which allows you to thoroughly relax and unwind.
Several other choices, which include Deep Cleansing Facial, After Sun Treatment, Seaweed Body Scrub and a 2-1/2 hour Sensation are also available at the Sala Thai.