Holiday Like a Celebrity - The Healthy Way

Monday 12, September 2011


Holiday Like a Celebrity - The Healthy Way


Celebrity getaways are often remote and exclusive, they are known for going on magnificent holidays to the world’s most exciting destinations to escape the pressures of their busy and public persona lifestyles.


Celebs have their image to maintain and a health-fulfilled inspired lifestyle is fundamental for them. Health and Fitness Travel ( who provides tailor-made active and wellness holidays worldwide, share their top five healthy holidays where celebs go to keep well.


In today’s world you can go on a celebrity health and fitness holiday without a large bank balance, and by taking a few shortcuts you could be staying at Kylie Minogue’s recent holiday destination in no time. Avoid the high season when prices can double, look out for special seasonal offers, and rather than stay in the presidential suite Simon Cowell checks into, swap to a deluxe double, the room and the view is just as charming.   


So why are celebrities inspired by a healthy lifestyle on holiday? These active and wellness escapes are extremely popular, with tailored programmes specifically designed to be fun and challenging. More than ever, celebrities need to look and feel great to maintain their prominent physique, so they can remain in the public eye for a lifetime. Keep the pounds off on your next wellness getaway and stay in tip-top condition just like they do.


A celebrity health-hideaway can range from yoga and Pilates in the Caribbean, a spa and detox experience in Spain, to beach boxing in Thailand. Here are the top five holidays meaning you too can escape to paradise the healthy way, like your favourite celebrities do.


SHA Wellness Clinic


Many celebs such as Kylie Minogue, Naomi Campbell and Simon Cowell have deposited their bodies here and participated in activities such as tai chi, healthy cooking, walks and lectures. The clinic also offers a stunning wellness centre and the fabulous minimalist architecture, coastline views, outdoor yoga sessions and macrobiotic cooking classes are truly inspiring.


Canyon Ranch


Celebs such as Sting, Oprah Winfrey and Julia Roberts have all been to this award-winning wellness retreat surrounded by mountains in the magnificent Sonoran desert. The perfect opportunity to renew your senses, discover new experiences and learn to live a healthy lifestyle. Guests can choose from over 40 fitness complimentary classes every day including yoga, dance classes, as well as guided walks and biking excursions.


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St Lucia

Celebs such as the late Amy Winehouse, Charlotte Church and Emma Bunton have all visited this health and fitness retreat to rejuvenate and re-energise. Amidst the spectacular landscape of natural waterfalls and unspoilt rainforests, enjoy daily spa treatments and enough activities to keep you busy from morning till night from yoga to circus sports.


Chiva Som


Many celebs love this place including Liz Hurley, Elle Macpherson and Kylie Minogue. This world-renowned award-winning health and fitness retreat is dedicated to total well-being via a holistic approach. From stress relief and weight management to detox and fitness, expert health and fitness advisers utilise the best in modern, specialist and complementary medicine and spa therapies to create a dedicate programme for guests. 


Sandy Lane


Celebrities like Simon Cowell, Hugh Grant, Lulu, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jeremy Clarkson all relish a healthy and active holiday here. Engage in the vibrant nightlife that is also the celebrity home of singer Rihanna. Experience nothing less than supreme service and elegance with activities including golf, daily fitness classes of yoga, Pilates and circuits as well as water sports.


Health and Fitness Travel who provide tailor-made active and wellness holidays worldwide feature all the celebrity holidays above. For more information visit



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