Top 10 U.S. Spa Resorts
Top 10 U.S. Spa Resorts Overview
If you appreciate any opportunity to spend the day wrapped in a terry cloth robe and relishing in some well-deserved self indulgence, you won't want to miss this list--these spas around the U.S. know how to pamper properly.
The Spa at The Lodge at Woodloch - Hawley, Pennsylvania
From the moment you arrive at The Lodge at Woodloch in Hawley, Pennsylvania, the only things expected of you are to relax and enjoy. Their special spa concierge will expertly help you choose and schedule your spa services, fitness classes, and personal consultations before you even arrive, so all you'll have to do is drift from one blissful experience to another. You'll barely even have to pack - plush terry-cloth robes and spa sandals will be waiting for you in your luxury suite, as well as tote bags and water bottles for fitness classes. Your suite will feel more like home than a hotel, with elegant marble bathrooms and double granite sinks, oversized beds, and tranquil views from your private veranda overlooking the private lake or rock garden waterfall. And meals at the Tree restaurant are all wholesome, organic gourmet dishes. The Lodge at Woodloch is the place for a mind-body fitness retreat, as well as a place for to explore your creative side. Uncover hidden talents with their Creative Discovery programs, which include cooking and painting classes. MindBody Connection retreats focus on meditation, several varieties of yoga, and water therapies. Fitness classes include dance fusion, spin classes, and mat Pilates. And of course, the spa menu includes all the indulgences you would expect and more, from massages and bodywork to special prenatal treatments and couples' treatments. To top off your overall rejuvenation, schedule a mani-pedi or hairstyle makeover at the Lotus Salon. When you come home glowing, people will be dying to know where you went!Visit Website
Tubac Golf Resort and Spa - Tubac, Arizona
The 4,000 square foot spa at Tubac Golf Resort & Spa offer s you an indulgent experience during your Arizona Vacation. With a wide variety of spa services on the menu, from massages to facials and much more, you're sure to find the perfect way to relax at this spa. More than just the spa, Tubac Golf Resort offers activities that are sure to please. Take to the green for an excellent game of golf, savor a meal at Stables Ranch Grille, or explore the area's museums and other attractions. All this and more awaits you at Tubac Golf Resort and Spa!Visit Website
Buena Vista Palace Hotel and Spa - Lake Buena Vista, Florida
This Walt Disney World Resort Spa spells out luxury. From professional massage therapies, to signature skincare and cosmetics, to teen beauty treatments and princess packages, this Buena Vista spa is one alluring oasis. Sink into the sweet life in the secluded outdoor whirlpool, take advantage of the full beauty salon with manicures and pedicures, or catch up with your routine in the complimentary fitness center for an ideal workout. This 10,000-square-foot, full-service spa has it all!Visit Website
Sagestone Spa at Red Mountain Resort - Ivins, Utah
Spa Finder Magazine rated the Sagestone one of the top spas in the U.S, and it's easy to see why. Its Utah setting lives up to its name, with red rock hills just begging to be hiked through. The Red Mountain Resort is where outdoors enthusiasts and nature lovers come to unwind without feeling too lazy. You can sign up for a guided hike or a national park tour with their Adventure Concierge, and return to the resort for a treatment at the Sagestone Spa & Salon. If you like the idea of mixing fitness classes at the Wellness Center, hiking and biking adventures in nearby Zion National Park, and signature spa treatments, look no further. If you just want to spend the day being thoroughly pampered and your loved one wants to jog through the scenery, no problems here. The Red Mountain Resort & Spa provides the best of both worlds.Visit Website
Cranwell - Lenox, Massachusetts
The award-winning spa at Cranwell Resort is calling your name; for a relaxing, unwinding and rejuvenating escape! Enjoy 16-treatment rooms, spa shop, state-of-the-art fitness center and much more! Guests enjoy a full menu of over 50 services including massages, wraps and body treatments. Customize your spa experience today!Visit Website
Stonewater Cove - Shell Knob, Missouri
Looking for a spa that will inspire as you indulge and rejuvenate? Stonewater Cove is the place for you! Located in the treetops, this spa is truly one unlike any other. Featuring two treatment rooms and a meditation room refuel on natural tranquil overlooking the stunning forrest. Cedar woodwork, panoramic views of the lake and full glass walls also blend to create the serene setting!Visit Website
Miraval - Tucson, Arizona
Mindfulness is the core of the Miraval philosophy, and it is reflected in their activities, experiences, and treatments. Miraval is less of a spa and more of an overall health resort, with a progressive and spiritual outlook on personal wellness. The all-inclusive experience comprises of their Clue In activities, designed to bring you heightened awareness and turn your weaknesses into strengths, and their Chill Out spa services. The variety in both the Clue In and Chill Out experiences is staggering. Defy personal fears with the high ropes course program Out on a Limb, center yourself with Chi Gong and Breathwork, and even learn more about your personality with their on-site Astrology expert. And their Chill Out spa services range from the traditional to the unexpected, with hot stone massages to aqua zen treatments. This is an exceptional Tuscon Arizona resort for the spa-goer who's searching for something unique.Visit Website
The Spa at Canyon Ranch - Tucson, Arizona
The Spa at Canyon Ranch offers unique spa treatments inspired by traditional and modern therapies from all over the world. Treatments as classic as massages and body wraps, and as eclectic as Yamuna and Ayurvedic body treatments can be found here. Health and fitness activities will energize you in the 80,000 square foot Spa complex. This isn't your typical, crowded athletic club - it's a huge, state-of-the-art fitness complex with everything you need for your workout, from cardio and weight rooms to pilates studios to racquetball courts. Extra touches like private sunbathing decks and the Healthy Living Room, which provides hands-on wellness education, make Canyon Ranch stand out even more. Canyon Ranch brings their healthy, wholesome philosophy beyond the spa facilities with their guestrooms. With warm wood accents and natural burnt oranges and reds, their Southwestern-inspired decor soothes you. And their style is just one part of your luxurious stay. Relax after a long day of...well...relaxation with a cup of tea on your cloud-soft feather bed. Be it for your birthday, anniversary, or just some girl time, Arizona's year-round warmth and hilly desert surroundings can only add to your spa getaway.Visit Website
Green Mountain at Fox Run - Lebanon, New Hampshire
Green Mountain at Fox Run is the country's foremost, women-only weight loss spa and resort in Vermont. They have been helping change women's minds and bodies since 1973, from their humble beginnings in an empty dorm to the sprawling grounds they occupy today. This is not a weight loss camp - its a luxurious alleviation from your daily routine that gives women a chance to learn and adopt healthy habits and philosophies, which they can bring back home with them. The approach at Green Mountain is very individualized. Nutrition classes and body-image workshops, fitness classes in all levels, and the beautiful Vermont woods come together to truly make a lasting impact. Whether you want to shed a few pounds or a hundred; you've been dieting your whole life or looking for a new change, the expert staff and soothing setting at Green Mountain can help you get where you want to be.
The LakeHouse Spa at Lake Austin Spa Resort - Austin, Texas
Upon arrival, one of the first things you'll be sure to notice about this Texas Hill Country spa resort are the casually elegant furnishings, made by local artisans to add to the comfortable atmosphere. The LakeHouse Spa boasts a spa menu with over 100 treatments and services, which are offered in over 25 treatment locations. For a traditional spa experience, head into the LakeHouse Spa's indoor suite. Or, you can get a massage in a private couple's suite, with your group of girls in the outdoor bamboo room, or solo in an outdoor treatment cabana. During your spare time, in between spa services and personal fitness activities, relax in the elegant lounges that spill into outdoor stone-walled gardens and their private sunning area. Dine at the Aster Cafe, which serves health-conscious meals and flavored teas. The Lake Austin Spa offers all-inclusive spa vacation packages and day spa packages, so you can easily make a day, a weekend, or a whole week out of your spa trip. They also accommodate day spa group retreats for up to 30 people! Plan a relaxing corporate meeting (sounds too good to be true!) or a pampered celebration like a birthday or bridal party.
Cal-a-Vie Health Spa - Vista, California
San Diego is known for having the best climate in the country. So it only seems natural for it to also host some of the most relaxing spa resorts in the country. Leave the pressures of decision-making behind; upon your arrival, you'll work with a wellness consultant to create your personal program. No pressure, though - if you wake up the next day and decide you're more in the mood for a seaweed wrap than your scheduled pedicure, you can deviate from your program as much or as little as you like. Cal-a-Vie Health Spa even takes the decision-making out of packing for you. They provide a continuous supply of "Cal-a-Vie greys," which are simple workout sweats, t-shirts and shorts. Leave home with a light suitcase and return with hardly any laundry to do! Your variety of indoor and outdoor fitness activities, renewal treatments and delicious meals will thoroughly relax you, and you can return home and keep the mood going.