Did you know?
Impilo Beauty Spa in Hotel Izulu has won numerous awards, including the Guinot New Spa of the Year and the Clarins Gold Spa award.
Impilo Beauty Spa occupies an entire floor of the five-star Hotel Izulu, which is a Relais & Chateaux property. The hotel is located in Ballito, a picturesque seaside town just 30 minutes north of Durban along the Dolphin Coast.
This Ballito beauty spa offers numerous holistic treatments and therapies. Choose from a wide range of pampering facials, rejuvenating skin therapies and massages or opt for utter bliss in a rose petal-strewn Jacuzzi. Impilo Spa offers full and half-day treatments, stress relief, detox, post cosmetic surgery recovery programmes and packages for corporate groups, couples, brides and grooms. Enjoy the benefits of a hydro and steam room or an al fresco body massage.
There are four fully-equipped, spacious treatment rooms at this KwaZulu-Natal beauty spa including a Garden Room for two, with five highly trained therapists who will revitalise body and soul from top to manicured toe. For the coup de grace there is a health chef and professional hairdressing and makeover services.
Impilo stocks the entire range of Clarins products and has recently incorporated an innovative new range of products. Theravine is derived from grape seed extract and complemented by Cape fynbos-based oils and has effective antioxidant properties. It is an organic range and is exceptionally good value for your money. This newly introduced product range has received rave reviews from the spa's loyal clientele.
Impilo offers regular specials and free treatments with your choice of therapy. These can include a complimentary back massage, a mini manicure or pedicure, a fabulous foot treatment or discounts on the products stocked by the Spa.
Travel tips & Planning info
Who to contact
Impilo Beauty Spa
Rey's Place, Ballito, Dolphin Coast.
Tel: +27 (0)32 946 3444
How to get here
Head along the N2 from Durban, pass Umhlanga and Umdloti en route to Ballito. Directions and map on the website.
Best time to visit
Please book in advance, first priority goes to hotel guests – so make your booking early. Things also get quite busy during peak holiday season.
Around the area
This is the Dolphin Coast and there is lots to see and do. Visit the gargantuan Gateway Mall in Umhlanga or enjoy several of the beaches along this stretch of coastline.
Hiring a car is always an advantage when you are visiting the Dolphin Coast as there are so many wonderful places to visit.
What will it cost
It's best to check out the website for the latest prices and these tend to fluctuate. Also look out for special packages on offer.
Length of stay
Half-day and full-day packages are available to day guests.
Where to stay
Why not stay at Hotel Izulu, this five-star boutique hotel is part of the luxury Relais & Chateaux group of hotels.
What to eat
Book a lunch at Hotel Izulu, after a morning of spa treatments.
Ask your beautician therapist for the latest products on offer.