In the suburb of Sandhurst, just outside Johannesburg at the Saxon Hotel, lies an oasis, the Saxon Spa. A destination of tranquility awaits embellished by a secluded location amidst lush manicured gardens. With 7,500 square feet of space guests are indulged by 11 treatment rooms, a unisex steam room, flotation pod, Himalayan salt sauna, heated hydro pool, cold plunge pool, heated outdoor plunge pool, wet room, relaxation zone, manicure bar, pedicure lounge; hair spa and studio; organic juice bar; and indoor/outdoor dining areas.
The space designed by Stephen Falcke utilizes the traditional healing elements of dark woods, copper, linen, and water enticing the senses to a state of seduction. Particular detail has been paid to each well appointed treatment room where a locally hand-crafted Himalayan salt and recycled glass chandelier creates negative ions that increase the flow of oxygen to the brain, resulting in higher alertness, decreased drowsiness, and a surge in mental energy.
Guests begins their spa therapy journey with a welcoming milk foot ritual whilst indulging the Saxon Spa's signature aroma scent of Rosemary, Eucalyptus, Rose and Jasmine Petals, Pomegranate Blossoms, Musks, Cedarwood and Sandalwood delivered over their choice of background music gently playing transporting the mind body and spirit to a zen level of ecstasy. Escape from the grid for just a bit as you are pampered nourished and rejuvenated from the monotonous routine of life.
Only for the true Spa Aficionado, the Saxon Himalayan Signature Journey is the crème de la crème spa journey, coddling you in a full body skin renewal Himalayan salt scrub, reviving your skin to that soft glowing newborn look and feel. Followed by the stress deliquesce hot granite massage that warm and ease muscle tension and then the soothing cold Rose Quartz crystal used to heal and diminish muscular inflammation. (90min)
Apart from the wide variety of body treatments offered at The Saxon, there is also an extensive menu of Hair, Manicure and Pedicure services available as well as therapies specialized for the male clientele.