Health & Beauty

5 Sunshine Coast Day Spas That Are Worth A Visit

By Claire Plush
5th Apr 2019

Relax, unwind, and rejuvenate with an escape to one of the best Sunshine Coast day spas.

From hinterland hills to the coastal strip, specialised therapists work their magic, turning sore stressed bodies and minds into temples of Zen.

For the already blissed out peeps, skip the stress busters and indulge in some serious beautifying treatments. We’ve been kneaded, tugged, scrubbed, and polished to bring you this hand-picked selection of the five best Sunshine Coast day spas.

Spa Anise


Hinterland heaven does exist at Spa Anise at Spicers Tamarind Retreat in Maleny. For a serious dose of luxury, map this stop on your Sunshine Coast day spa itinerary. We’re big fans of their pattern of practise, starting with a foot soak, followed by a bob in the hydro pool, and then a full-body massage complete with a personalised playlist. This will possibly ruin every future spa experience for you, because it really is that good.

Maleny Beauty Rooms


Maleny Beauty Rooms is the newest certified organic day spa to open on the Sunshine Coast.  With a chill out space, a full showcase of the Mukti range and two treatment rooms, this all-white space, is as serene as it is beautiful. A one-stop shop for all your natural beauty needs, Maleny Beauty Rooms offers a range of indulgent treatments, including express facials, intensive high performance anti-aging facials, Reiki healing sessions, Swedish relaxation massages and signature manicures and pedicures. They even do free 15-minute skin consultations to determine what your skin is lacking, which is great for beauty novices who don’t know where to start. 



Ikatan is the true definition of a luxury destination spa. And we’re not the only ones who think so. Voted Best Destination Spa in Australia four times, stepping into this Indonesian-inspired tropical oasis leads to an immediate sense of relaxation. And that’s even before the Ikatan treatments kick off.

Stephanies Ocean Spa

Noosa Heads

Move over diamonds, spas are a girl’s best friend. Especially, when they’re nestled a short stroll from Hastings Street and accommodate group treatments like Stephanies. With a menu that’s dripping with decadence, it’ll be difficult to decide where to start, so we recommend the Petite Spa Taster for a two-hour introduction to the best of all worlds.

The Spa At Noosa Springs 


We don’t know what we love more: the filtered HydroMassage Pool, the flotation pool with its impressive starlit ceiling or the infrared sauna that helps speed up the detoxification process. Visit The Spa at Noosa Springs and you’ll understand why, like choosing between your children, we can’t pick favourites.

Image Credit: Maleny Beauty Rooms

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