The Red Sea region is about to get an upgrade.
Amaala, located along the pristine shores of the Red Sea in Saudi Arabia, is a visionary project that aims to redefine the concept of luxury and hospitality. This destination, spanning over 3,800 square kilometres, showcases the Kingdom’s commitment to innovation, sustainability, and cultural heritage.
Amaala is where natural beauty meets architectural marvels, where ancient history intertwines with modern luxury. It comprises three distinct communities: Triple Bay, The Island, and The Coastal Development. Each community offers unique experiences and unparalleled amenities, including world-class hotels, high-end retail, gourmet dining, and exclusive entertainment venues.
With its unspoiled beaches, crystal-clear waters, and breathtaking landscapes, Amaala invites travellers to indulge in a range of activities, from snorkelling and diving to yacht excursions and wellness retreats. Prepare for the Red Sea to level up its luxury game with these five soon-to-open wellness retreats.
Clinique La Prairie Health Resort
Clinique La Prairie was the first resort to be unveiled as part of the Amaala megaproject on the Red Sea. At the heart of the resort lies a vibrant central plaza, representing the pillars of medical care, nutrition, movement, and wellbeing. These pillars are embodied in four distinct areas, each offering a personalised and comprehensive experience. From rejuvenating cryo chambers and private training rooms for physical movement to juice bars promoting healthy nutrition and a cooking school for culinary wellness, Clinique La Prairie is designed for guests seeking a holistic approach to health and wellness. For those seeking relaxation, the beach club offers a serene escape with breathtaking views of the Red Sea. Engaging workshops are available to enhance guests’ skills and knowledge, while private dining spaces provide an intimate setting for culinary experiences.
Expected opening: 2025 TBC.
Equinox Resort Amaala
Amaala and Equinox have united their efforts to craft a paradise within Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea region. The Equinox Resort Amaala will harmonize seamlessly with the Amaala Marina Village, an architectural masterpiece envisioned by Foster + Partners. This resort will encompass an exquisite assortment of 128 accommodations, featuring two opulent penthouses, accompanied by a mesmerizing array of facilities. Indulge in lavish rejuvenation at the exceptional spa or enjoy a revitalizing swim in the rooftop pool infused with magnesium salt. For those seeking stylish workouts, the renowned Equinox Fitness Club awaits. And just when you thought it couldn’t surpass your expectations, the Beach Club emerges – a sun-drenched sanctuary of shoreline leisure and serenity.
Expected opening: 2025 TBC
Jayasom Wellness Resort
Poised to become the ultimate destination for health and wellness enthusiasts in Amaala, Jayasom Wellness Resort has been designed with families in mind. At Jayasom Wellness Resort, state-of-the-art facilities await, providing diverse beauty, holistic health, fitness, nutrition, and physiotherapy offerings. Drawing inspiration from Western evidence-based practices and holistic remedies, the resort embraces a holistic approach to wellness, catering to every aspect of guests’ wellbeing. Immerse yourself in the serene surroundings as you embark on wellness trails, explore the practice of yoga in the pavilion, or partake in tailored health-focused experiences designed to meet individual needs.
Expected opening: 2026 TBC.
Nestled amidst the breathtaking beauty of the world’s fourth-largest reef and the majestic Hijazi mountains, Rosewood Amaala epitomises a harmonious coexistence with the surrounding native flora and fauna, showcasing a deep commitment to sustainability and conservation. This luxurious retreat will offer 110 rooms and suites, alongside 25 residences, providing a haven of indulgence for discerning travellers seeking the ultimate escape. Culinary excellence takes centre stage at Rosewood Amaala, with a diverse range of restaurants catering to every palate. From refined fine dining establishments to casual eateries and beach-inspired lounges, each venue offers panoramic views of the Red Sea. Rosewood Amaala also presents a wealth of facilities designed to elevate the guest experience. Unwind and rejuvenate in the tranquil ambience of two inviting rock pools, or let young adventurers create memories in the dedicated kids’ club. For those seeking holistic wellness, the renowned Asaya Spa awaits, offering an array of transformative treatments and experiences to nurture the mind, body, and soul.
Expected opening: 2025 TBC.
Six Senses Amaala
The highly anticipated arrival of Six Senses Amaala is set to redefine opulence in the Triple Bay area of Amaala. Embracing the charm of traditional coastal villages, this remarkable resort will boast 64 rooms, six suites, 30 villas, and 25 branded residences, ensuring a range of accommodation options to suit every discerning guest. To the north, the village welcomes visitors to the breathtaking shores of Hijaz Cove, where expansive and picturesque beaches await. Indulge in delectable dining experiences at the beach restaurant, or unwind by the family pool, savouring moments of leisure and tranquillity. On the southern side of the village, natural rock pools, secluded beaches, and a serene mangrove boardwalk await. Follow this path to discover the hidden gem of the resort—the spa nestled within a private cove.
Expected opening: 2026 TBC.