SHA is a destination in itself, set on a picturesque mountainside overlooking the Mediterranean near Villa de Altea. A striking modern creation of the prestigious Uruguayan architect Carlos Gilardi and the award-winning European designer Elvira Blanco Montenegro. Think hospital meets five star luxury hotel with large open spaces combined with the utmost in innovative design, laid out in an intuitive and comfortable style with open fire places, cosy meeting places and library.
With a focus on personal restoration the resort has zen-like properties with, Mediterranean and tropical gardens; big indoor and spectacular outdoor infinity swimming pools, waterfalls, numerous relaxation areas and a Wellness area built on more than 4000 square metres divided up on different floors. The SHA offers extensive specialised treatments including combined Western and Oriental relaxation methods. Numerous terraces come with Balinese beds to enjoy massages and treatment outdoors in a unique environment close to the swimming pool in summer.
The five buildings that make up the SHA accommodate 93 suites spacious suites with minimalist black and white décor. All have a private terrace and free internet access, as well as a TV with a DVD player, some come with sea views.
SHAMADI restaurant has a contemporary setting with excellent views out onto the bay of Altea. The dishes are healthy and modern with an organic and macrobiotic diet bias. In summer the service is also available on the spectacular terrace accompanied by live piano or guitar music.