Return to the essence of creation in London's holistic wellbeing retreat
Before earth, water, fire and air, the legends say, there was Akasha, the source of all creation. At Hotel Café Royal, you’re invited to return to that source – Akasha Holistic Wellbeing. Here at our exclusive wellness club, spacious facilities for exercise and massages are just the beginning. From nutrition to meditation, yoga to Watsu, you can enjoy expert treatments, therapies and personal training offered at no other London hotel. The only place to start – or even end – the perfect day.
Spa Days and Packages
Sweet Treats Spa Day
An indulgent spa day in Akasha, featuring our award-winning afternoon tea .
Celebration For Two
Treat your nearest and dearest to an indulgent spa day you can both enjoy.
Nine treatment rooms, including a double treatment Akasha Suite, offer signature treatments which marry innovative Western practices with ancient Eastern traditions. A private Hammam, Vichy shower, and Watsu pool are also available for purifying scrubs, hydrotherapy rituals, and even guided meditation.
Fitness & Classes
Offering the best fitness in London, our cutting edge facilities are combined with the knowledge of our professional, fully dedicated personal trainers. Tailored programmes combine a variety of disciplines with each overseen by experienced instructors.
Pool & Sauna
An 18m/60ft long lap pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi form an oasis in the heart of the city, enhanced further by mood lighting, restorative sounds and uplifting aromas.
Nutritionist-designed, the Four Elements Menu incorporates ingredients reflecting the four elements upon which the concept of Akasha is built. Herbal teas, cold pressed juices and energising drinks are also available.
Private studios are calming and relaxing spaces, dedicated to one on one sessions or personalised classes in disciplines ranging from yoga, Pilates and meditation to boxing and cardio classes.
Within Akasha a large and spacious gym area spans over 300sqm/3,230sqft. Cutting edge technology includes LifeFitness equipment, personal entertainment centres with 19” touch screens and iPad docks, complemented by an LED ceiling of changing lights to enhance and motivate.
Become a Member
Akasha Holistic Wellbeing provides a wellbeing experience that assists members in promoting their human potential, health, happiness, fulfilment, and personal balance. Reflecting a core vision to provide a wellbeing journey that brings together the four elements in harmony, members can utilise this exclusive space to further their goals in their own way.
Our wellness specialists include a host of external experts who are available for private consultations or classes.
Spiritual Mentor and Meditation Guide
Belinda Matwali is a Spiritual Mentor and Meditation Guide. She joins us to launch Electronic Music Meditation, a ground-breaking practice founded and created by Matwali herself. Priced at £125 per person, the monthly class begins on Friday February 17th and includes 90 minute access to the facilities at Akasha.Electronic Music Meditation
Aquatic Bodywork & Aquatic Bodywaves practitioner
Helena Eflerová is a dedicated professional, certified Aquatic Bodywork and Aquatic Bodywaves practitioner, and Aqua Sensory swimming teacher, and a founder of HE AQUATICS. Her approach to Aquatic Bodywork is rooted in Poetry in Water by Steve Karle – Craniosacral Therapy and Watsu as well as incorporating elements of dance, breath-work and underwater submersions.
Dogan is a karate champion, health coach, group fitness instructor, weight loss consultant and motivator who has helped many people to live a better life through exercise, nutrition, a healthy diet, fitness and lifestyle guidance. Dogan began his training with Boxing, Karate and Judo at a very young age.
Tulayoga and Meditation in Touch Specialist
Louka’s experience in the field of bodywork spans over 20 years during which time he has created two meditative practices of his own, Tulayoga and Meditation in Touch. Focusing on timing, rhythm, melody and movement, the treatments bring together aspects of understanding and practice from yoga, acrobatics and meditation.
Junior Hotel Guests
We are delighted to welcome junior hotel guests (age 5-16) under the guidance of an adult. This needs to be booked in advance. For timings, please contact our friendly team for assistance. Access to the fitness centre and massages are available from age 16 and above.
Monday to Sunday
7:15am to 9:00pm
Children's Swimming Hours
Monday to Friday
9:00am to 10:30am
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Saturday and Sunday
9:00am to 11:00am
4:00pm to 6:00pm
68 Regent Street, London, W1B 4DY