Retreat of the week
Absolute Sanctuary, Thailand
Set into a small hillside on Thailand’s Koh Samui, Absolute Sanctuary is a popular, value-for-money wellness resort with a good mix of active, restorative and detox packages to please a variety of tastes and levels of fitness. Programmes are effective, the atmosphere unpretentious, and guests aren’t pressured to follow a regimented schedule. You can expect a high standard of pilates, yoga and fitness classes taught by brilliantly trained staff, as well as nutritious food, daily swoon-inducing massages and gracious Thai hospitality.