Strategically located in the heart of Mumbai’s sprawling business district in Bandra-Kurla complex, Sofitel Mumbai offers working professionals an easy getaway to unwind and rejuvenate with the splendid SO SPA. Designed by renowned French designer, Isabelle Miaja, the interiors at SO SPA boast of the strong aesthetic sense of the French which is again Sofitel’s another sphere of excellence.

Based on the principles of French gastronomy, the SO SPA menu has treatments categorized as starters, main course and desserts. The starters and desserts are short treatments spanning about 30 minutes or less. The treatments classified under main course are 60-90 minutes. One could also choose from their A la Carte section that has a range of their signature spa treatments with some more options under Menu suggestions.

From body massages to facial and foot massages, the Spa also offers a variety of massage crafted for men. Being a 24-hour spa, it caters with post as well as pre-jet lag treatments to its travelling clientele to ease muscle tension and relax.

Our Pick’s from the Menu

The courteous staff greets one with a cup of herbal tea prior the treatment. From a variety of luxurious refreshing treatments that SO SPA offers, one could opt for ‘Shea Nurturing Massage’ from the mains section in which the nourishing and repairing properties of Shea butter leaves the skin soft and replenished. The Shea fruits are especially imported from remote African villages, thus helping women earn a livelihood and encouraging women empowerment in the vicinity.

The gentleman could opt for Aromachologie Relaxing Massage which is a back treatment that is a combination of Swedish effleurage strokes, Chinese acupressure and Balinese massage techniques that tend to release tension. The one’s running short on time can opt for the Oriental Foot Massage that aims at releasing the blocked energy or the Sparkling Radial Facial which is a face treatment that restores glow and radiance of the complexion.

Post the exhilarating treatment, one can also head to the relaxation lounge at the SPA and brace the solace of indulging in a cranberry concoction that is an amalgamation of cranberry juice and Pondicherry tea.

Price: starting from Rs 3500 + Taxes