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Sense Spa, Rosewood Resort, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Located in the artists’ village of San Miguel, this sprawling spa draws inspiration from its south-of-the-border surroundings. The San Miguel Signature Mole treatment includes a massage and body scrub made from mole spices, while the Thermal Waters Wellness Journey starts out with a dip in the nearby natural thermal pools, followed by tea, breakfast, and a choice of services back at the spa (rosewoodsanmiguel.com).—Vanessa Lawrence

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St. Pancras Spa, St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London
This painstakingly restored, grand-scale Victorian hotel—recently reopened after a 76-year hiatus—offers a menu of services that combine rituals from ancient cultures with modern technology. The Ko Bi Do Facial, for instance, uses age-old Japanese massage techniques to plump skin and tackle wrinkles; the Balinese Ritual of the Five Flowers Facial employs native Indonesian floral extracts like frangipani and lotus (renhotels.com).—V.L.

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Mandarin Oriental Spa, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Paris
The newest Mandarin Oriental, which will debut on Paris’s storied rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré later this month, boasts an appropriately posh spa centered around a 50-foot, mosaic-tiled pool and waterfall. The spa menu balances signature services like the Bamboo Massage with new treats exclusive to the City of Light (mandarinoriental.com/paris).—V.L.

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Physique 57 at One & Only Ocean Club Resort, Paradise Island, Bahamas
Four times a year, New York fitness studio Physique 57 travels to the Caribbean, hosting a three-day retreat with its famously hard-ass instructors. (Think thigh-scorching squats and lunges.) The September retreat is already sold out; book now for the December session (oceanclub.oneandonlyresorts.com).—Kathy Lee

Photos: courtesy of the locations

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