Richmond Nua Wellness Spa


Richmond Nua Wellness Spa is located on the shores of Lake Sapanca in northwestern Turkey. The 193,997-square-foot (18,023 square meters) property's six-story main building houses most 131 rooms and suites as well as a full-service spa and three restaurants serving a cornucopia of cuisines. The 29,063-square-foot (2,700 square meters) spa includes a broad selection of baths and wet areas, including an ice grotto, Rasul chamber. No one younger than 14 allowed on-property.
Lovers of the outdoors should plan to stay here in summer. Open-air massage cabanas, an outdoor pool, and an al fresco poolside restaurant with lake views are among the resort's warm-weather facilities. Lake Sapanca is open from June to September for swimming. The summer season is also the best time for a day trip to Istanbul, Turkey's most populous city, which is approximately 75 minutes from the property by car.

Hours of Operation

Monday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuesday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Wednesday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Thursday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Friday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Saturday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sunday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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The spa is located below the lobby in the main building. Overnight guests have free access to hydrotherapy options including: Scandanavian ice grotto, Turkish-herb aromatherapy steam bath, salt-inhalation bath with Kneipp faucets, and two-tiered Finnish Loft sauna with cabins of both 60 and 100 degrees Celsius. There is also a salt-water whirlpool and a heated pool with hydromassage.

The signature 135-minute Nua SPIRIT Couple experience involves a Rasul session for two as well as his-and-hers full-body massages Kerstin Florian and Ligne St. Barth's products are used in facials and body treatments.

The Vital Bar serves spa-cuisine items such as chilled avocado and cucumber soup and organic spinach salad.








Richmond Nua Wellness Spa Rooms & Dining

Facilities & Amenities

  • 25-meter-long pool
  • Tennis on a court lit for night play
  • Swimming in Lake Sapanca in summer
  • 250-meter lakeside jogging trail


  • Amenities

  • Changing/Locker Rooms

  • Robes Provided

  • Slippers Provided

  • Facilities

  • Changing/Locker Rooms

  • Jacuzzi

  • Showers

  • Steam Room

  • Steam Room

Richmond Nua Wellness Spa Facilities & Amenities

Rooms & Dining

All but five of the resort's 131 double accommodations are located in the main building. Main-building rooms range from 250-square-foot (23 square meters) superior rooms to 550-square-foot (51 square meters) senior suites. A few meters away, a garden building has a handful of superior-style accommodations.

The resort has three year-round restaurants. The lobby's airy, casual Aqua Restaurant/Bar, named for its abundant water elements, features a seasonal menu emphasizing Italian cuisine in summer. All-day international dining (including a buffet breakfast) is available at the Stone Restaurant. Located on the Q floor and decorated with a modern and minimalist style, Q Rest is a joyful and private area that offers special slimming, firming, and cleansing program menus.

The summer-only Terra Nua restaurant serves Mediterranean specialties (buffet-style for lunch, a la carte for dinner) on a poolside terrace with lake views.

Vegetarian food options and Beautyfood options are available upon request.