​Canada Among Top Trending Spa Destinations For 2024

As part of its annual Spa Trends Report 2024, online booking site SpaSeekers.com has revealed the top trending spa destinations in the world, based on increases in Google search data – and Canada ranks seventh.

The results reveal the most up-and-coming destinations for spa holidays for the year ahead, with locations ranging from those with mineral and thermal springs to far-flung jungle paradise retreats.

Based on the research, Romania is the top trending spa destination for 2024, with a 233% increase in searches for spa trips globally. Home to many thermal and mineral springs, the country is sure to provide the perfect backdrop for a relaxing getaway.

France follows in second place, with a 120% increase in searches. Whether a luxurious spa on the Côte d’Azur is calling your client’s name, or a snuggly sauna and steamy hot tub session in a mountain chalet is preferable, there are plenty of options to choose from.

Qatar and Vietnam were tied in third place (85% increase) for those looking for a more exotic destination, while China and Montenegro tied in fifth spot (84% increase).

Bulgaria and Poland continue the European trend in the top ten destinations, with both of these countries offering spa-goers cost-effective ways of taking a luxury holiday.

European countries also make up more than half of the top 20, with Malta, Austria, Latvia, Luxembourg and The Netherlands offering options for those looking for a European spa break.

From Asia, the popular destinations of Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand accompany some more unusual destinations in the form of China and Nepal. Tunisia features in joint 10th position with fellow African nation Morocco ranking in 13th. The tradition of hammam baths in the North Africa region are a must-try for any lover of spa treatments visiting the continent.