When everyday life starts to get to you, there’s no better way to rest and recover than by booking a luxury spa retreat. Whether you are looking for a spa weekend away with the girls, a romantic couple’s retreat with plenty of relaxing activities, a boost to your fitness and health goals, or a family-friendly resort with a great spa, we have something on our list to suit every spa-loving traveler.
1.Hilton Head Health
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Hilton Head Health is a destination health resort and spa that focuses on wellness retreats, longevity, and weight loss programs. The resort is known for encouraging a healthy lifestyle in individuals who are dealing with being overweight or have a variety of health problems. Their JumpStart program is one of the most popular, and is an intensive structured weight-loss program that helps individuals lose weight with a strategic and realistic diet and fitness regime. If you just want to experience the resort for a few days, you can do so with a Healthy Getaway stay, which gives you access to healthy food, fitness activities, and the property’s Indigo Spa. Things to Do in Hilton Head SC
14 Valencia Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, Phone: 843-785-3919
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The Oaks at Ojai spa retreat is unique among spa wellness resorts because it was especially designed to cater to women over the age of 40. The spa is a bit more casual and laidback than many others on our list, with the goal being an experience that encourages health, fun, and relaxation. The program includes a variety of activities such as fitness classes, hiking, art tours, water exercise, kayaking tours, spa services, and private consultations with professionals. The program includes overnight accommodation at the resort, healthy meals, daily fitness classes, and evening seminars. You will return home feeling relaxed and equipped with habits to lead a healthier life. Things to Do in Ojai
122 East Ojai Avenue, Ojai, CA 93023, Phone: 800-753-OAKS
3.The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village
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If you are looking for a luxury spa getaway in the Fort Myers, Florida, area, you should certainly check out this Westin resort. The property is the most luxurious resort in Cape Coral and has arguably the best spa in the region. It offers a relaxing atmosphere and beautiful scenery, including the Gulf of Mexico, Tarpon Point Marina, and the Caloosahatchee River. The rooms are perfectly suited for unwinding and relaxing but for an extra dose of relaxation, check out the Esterra Spa, which has a full menu of restorative treatments that are sure to leave you feeling pampered, rejuvenated, and refreshed. Read more
5951 Silver King Boulevard, Cape Coral, FL 33914, Phone: 239-541-5000
4.Hammock Beach Resort
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The Hammock Beach Resort is a family-friendly luxury resort located on the Atlantic coast in Palm Coast, Florida. The resort is perfect for a spa weekend with the girls or that special someone. Accommodations consist of suites and multi-bedroom villas that allow you to experience the best of both resort life and homey comfort. Amenities include a water park with a lazy river and water slide, delicious resort restaurants, and two championship golf courses. The spa itself offers a range of salon and spa treatments, including massages, facials, and nail services that use top-of-the-line products to truly enhance your visit.
200 Ocean Crest Dr, Palm Coast, FL 32137, Phone: 866-841-0287
5.The Lodge at Woodloch
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The Lodge at Woodloch is a spa resort set on 150 acres of forest overlooking a private lake in the Poconos. The resort features elegant rooms with marble bathrooms, modern amenities, and private verandas. The property only allows guests aged 16 and above, which is great for those looking to unwind without the distraction of children. The resort has all-inclusive packages that include three daily meals at their farm-to-table restaurant as well as fitness and health facilities and creative workshops. The Lodge at Woodloch is a perfectly appointed spa prepared to encourage a restful and rejuvenating spa retreat experience.
109 River Birch Lane, Hawley, PA 18428, Phone: 800-966-3562
6.JW Marriott Denver
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Experience the Mile High City in style with a stay at the JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creak. Set in Denver’s Cherry Creek neighborhood, known as a destination for shopping and dining, you will be within easy reach of Denver’s downtown attractions as well as the Rocky Mountains. The property features 196 comfortable and spacious guest rooms, many of which offer panoramic views of the Rockies. Denver is all about the active lifestyle, and the Marriott has incorporated this into the property with a state-of-the-art fitness center and nearby trails for biking, walking, and jogging. The on-site Antoine du Chez Salon and Spa is one of the top-ranked spas in the country and offers a refuge from the hustle and bustle of your otherwise busy and active vacation.
150 Clayton Lane, Denver CO 80206, Phone: 303-316-2700
Lucille’s Mountain Top Inn & Spa is a luxury bed and breakfast with an onsite day spa. The B&B is perched on a mountain with panoramic views of the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains with convenient access to both Atlanta, Georgia, and Greenville, South Carolina. The spa offers a long list of spa and wellness services for resort guests and the public at large by appointment only. They specialize in both traditional and custom treatments designed to refresh and rejuvenate both body and spirit. The products they use tend toward natural and free of harmful chemicals, so you can feel good about booking a treatment here.
964 Rabun Road, Sautee Nacoochee, GA 30571, Phone: 706-878-5055
8.Acqualina Resort & Spa
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Acqualina Resort & Spa is a luxury seaside resort located on nearly 5 acres of beachfront property in gorgeous Sunny Isles Beach, Florida. The resort has 188 rooms, suites, and private residences that all offer gorgeous views of the ocean. The property’s amenities include amazing restaurants, such as AQ by Acqualina and II Mulino, three swimming pools near the ocean, and 400 feet of beach. The Acqualina Spa by ESPA is the first of the ESPA brand’s spas in the US. The spa sprawls over 20,000 square feet and two stories of relaxing space. There are eleven multi-use treatment rooms and a private spa suite that is meant for two guests. The spa has a gorgeous outdoor terrace with a pool, heated jet tub, and a waterfall with ocean views.
17875 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160, Phone: 305-918-8000
9.Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa
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The Aviara Resort, Golf Club and Spa is an award-winning coastal resort in north San Diego. With a beautiful location on 200 acres of rolling green hills in sunny Southern California, the resort is perfectly placed to offer a casual but elegant experience. The resort has 327 guest rooms and suites with posh furnishings. Those looking for a world-class spa experience can spend their vacation in the Aviara Spa’s 20 treatment rooms with an indoor sun lounge, whirlpool tubs, steam rooms, saunas, and a couple’s suite that’s outfitted with a private Jacuzzi tub. Other resort amenities include an Arnold Palmer-designed golf course, a kids’ club, and both family-friendly and adults-only swimming pools.
7100 Aviara Resort Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92011, Phone: 760-448-1234
10.Canyon Ranch Lenox
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Canyon Ranch Lenox is a luxurious Massachusetts resort that offers a renewing and refreshing experience in the Berkshires. The resort is all-inclusive and features a number of refreshing spa services, wellness experiences, and fitness activities such as yoga classes, snowshoeing, and canoeing on the lake at sunset. Resort dining consists of healthy cooking that is as creative as it is tasty. The rooms are designed to encourage relaxation and a refreshing stay and feature elegant Italian linens, a pillow menu, terry cloth robes, and many other luxury amenities. Spa services include a variety of massages, salon services, and a range of skincare options.
165 Kemble St, Lenox, MA 01240, Phone: 800-742-6494
11.Carillon Miami Wellness Resort
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Carillon Miami Wellness Resort is billed as the most comprehensive spa and wellness resort in Miami. The hotel features gorgeous suites that will welcome you at the end of each day. The wellness center has everything you need to feel healthy and beautiful, including spa, fitness, beauty, and health services and activities. There are more than 200 exercise classes offered each week as well as a beautiful beach and pristine swimming pools. They also have unique features like a therapeutic igloo and a two-story rock wall as well as one of the most comprehensive hydrotherapy centers in the country.
6801 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33141, Phone: 866-800-3858
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A stay at Enchantment Resort is a truly unique experience. The resort, set in the colorful Boynton Canyon, which is full of natural vermillion-hued rock formations, combines the rustic beauty of the American Southwest with posh accommodations and an enviable spa. Every room is well appointed with private patios and decks with views of Boynton Canyon and luxurious Southwest decor. Resort guests get special privileges at Mii amo spa. The spa offers packages ranging from three to seven nights in length and is a full-service luxury spa with lavish amenities and a unique menu of services. Amenities include a steam room, whirlpool, sauna, indoor pool, outdoor lap pool and hot tub, a variety of fitness classes and cooking lessons, and many other extras.
525 Boynton Canyon Road, Sedona, AZ 86336, Phone: 888-250-1699
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Escape to Vermont’s Green Mountains with this luxury golf resort and spa. The property offers year-round relaxation in Manchester. Whether you plan to play a few rounds of golf during a summer trip or use the resort as a base for your ski trip in the winter, there’s always something to do in the area. However, if you really want to renew and recharge, plan to spend much of your time in the property’s luxury spa, which offers a range of signature services as well as a heated indoor pool that is open all year long. The fitness club is top-notch and has a number of classes and great equipment available to guests.
3567 Main Street, Manchester Village, VT 05254, Phone: 802-362-4700
14.Fairmont Grand Del Mar
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Book a stay at San Diego’s Fairmont Grand Del Mar golf resort and spa and be transported to an Old World Mediterranean estate. The hotel is set on 400 acres in a coastal canyon near the Pacific Ocean. A highlight of a stay at the resort is the resort’s five-star spa. The spa is only one of 56 spas in the world to achieve the five-star rating and offers a long menu of treatments, such as massages, facials, and beauty services. Other amenities at the resort include 37 miles of hiking trails, pro-style tennis courts, and an 18-hole championship golf course.
5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego, CA 92130, Phone: 858-312-2000
15.L'Auberge de Sedona
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L’Auberge de Sedona is an elegant four-star resort hotel set on the banks of Oak Creek in Sedona. The resort features a range of accommodations, including a main lodge and several types of cottages including designated “spa cottages.” The spa cottages are located in a quiet, shaded part of the resort and offer relaxing features like outdoor cedar showers and gas fireplaces. Whether or not you stay in the special spa cottages, you can take advantage of the resort’s L’Apothecary Spa, which offers a variety of treatments such as deep tissue massages and their unique Forest Bathing and Feet in the Creek treatments, among others.
301 L'Auberge Lane, Sedona, AZ 86336, Phone: 855-905-5745
16.Miraval Resort & Spa
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Miraval Resort & Spa is a five-star luxury hotel located on 400 picturesque acres at the base of the Santa Catalina Mountains. The resort is an all-inclusive spa resort that is perfectly geared for relaxation and escape. The rooms are welcoming and comfortable with elegant and luxurious touches. With features like soaking tubs, private pools in the villas, and more you won’t want to leave your room. The all-inclusive fee includes all meals and a variety of fitness classes and wellness services. The on-site spa offers a variety of treatments and rituals for renewing and relaxing both body and mind, making this an all-around great resort for a relaxing spa getaway.
5000 E. Via, Estancia, AZ 85739, Phone: 855-234-1672
17.Montage Laguna Beach
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The Montage Laguna Beach is a five-star hotel perched on an oceanfront bluff in Laguna Beach, California. The resort occupies a warm and beautiful craftsman-style building and the rooms feature dark wood accents and local artwork. The Spa Montage Laguna Beach makes the resort a popular destination among those seeking a luxurious spa retreat near the seaside. The spa features a number of treatment rooms spread over 20,000 square feet, including eucalyptus steam rooms, ocean air whirlpools, dry saunas, a movement studio, and an ocean view lap pool. They offer massages, facials, scrubs, wraps, hydrotherapy services, and much more designed to relax and rejuvenate.
30801 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651, Phone: 866-271-6953
18.Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
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Nemacolin Woodlands Resort is a four-star golf resort with casino that is located on 2,000 beautiful wooded acres in the Laurel Highlands area of Pennsylvania. Accommodations are spread across a Tudor-style lodge, two luxurious hotels, two-bedroom townhouse, and luxurious vacation homes. The resort offers an amazing spa experience for those looking to rejuvenate body, mind, and soul. The Woodlands Spa has a number of signature services, such as the Woodlands Ritual Facial, the Woodlands Remineralizing Shirodara, and the Dream Catcher Massage. These services sit alongside more traditional massage and salon services, which are provided in 40 gorgeous treatment rooms and their full-service salon.
1001 Lafayette Drive, Farmington, PA 15437, Phone: 866-344-6957
19.Snake River Lodge & Spa
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The Snake River Lodge & Spa is a rustic but modern mountain retreat in Teton Village, Wyoming. The resort is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a day exploring Grand Teton National Park and riding the famous Jackson Hole Aerial Tram nearby. The resort has 125 beautiful guest rooms and suites as well as multi-bedroom residences with full kitchens. The spa occupies 17,000 square feet and along with the fitness center fills five stories. After a day on the slopes or hiking the mountain trails, your body and mind will both be ready for a relaxing massage, facial, or other treatment. The spa offers amazing views of Jackson Hole and the Tetons, which further complements the experience.
7710 Granite Loop Road, Teton Village, WY 83025, Phone: 855-342-4712
Solage is a four-star hotel on the outskirts of historic Calistoga in Napa Valley, California. The resort features modern and well-appointed accommodations that offer privacy and quiet for a those looking for a spa retreat. The resort offers Michelin-recognized food and a 130-foot swimming pool, but the Spa Solage is the true star. The spa offers 14 treatment rooms and a bathhouse with geothermal water, where they perform the Mudslide Napa Valley spa treatment, which is one of their most famous treatment options. Whether you are looking for a traditional massage or spa treatment or a more unique mud bath, you are sure to find what you are looking for at Solage.
755 Silverado Trail, Calistoga, CA 94515, Phone: 866-942-7442
21.The Biltmore Santa Barbara
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The Biltmore is the only AAA Five Diamond Resort in Santa Barbara. The Spanish colonial-style hotel is located on 22 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens on the oceanfront. The accommodations consist of posh and colorful rooms and suites, some with sitting areas and pull-out sofas. Amenities at this property include two restaurants, a poolside cafe, a cocktail lounge, and two pools. The classy spa is certainly a highlight for those looking for a retreat. The spa is the most luxurious hotel spa in the area and consists of 12,000 square feet of treatment rooms, relaxation space, and more. There are several ocean view massage spa suites, including one especially for couples. A number of body and facial services are on offer and are accompanied by teas and fresh juice as well as views of the ocean to encourage relaxation.
1260 Channel Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93108, Phone: 805-969-2261
22.The Spa at Norwich Inn
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The Spa at Norwich Inn is an elegant award-winning spa resort located on 42 wooded acres in Norwich, Connecticut. The rooms are each individually decorated and feature classic charm and modern amenities. The spa here is one of the best in New England. You will find 37 treatment rooms, a relaxation room, steam room, sauna, salon, and more offering top-notch products and signature services. Spend your stay enjoying a variety of services, including facials, waxing, professional make-up, hand and foot therapies, body wraps, hair color, styling, and much more. All guests of the day spa are welcome to attend a daily afternoon tea and wine tasting.
607 West Thames Street, Norwich, CT 06360, Phone: 800-275-4772
23.Woodstock Inn and Resort
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Woodstock Inn and Resort is an upscale luxury resort on beautiful wooded grounds near the Suicide Six Ski Area. The rooms are as charming as the restaurants and boutiques along Main Street and the grounds as beautiful as the Green Mountains all around. Even though the ski bunnies flock here in winter time, the resort is truly a year-round destination, with plenty to do in any season in the nearby Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Park. When you’ve tired of exploring, retreat to the resort for a spa experience at the resort’s LEED-certified spa. There are ten treatment rooms, a spa boutique, and more spread across 10,000 square feet of tranquil and serene space, offering a range of services to meet all of your relaxation needs.
14 The Green, Woodstock, VT 05091, Phone: 888-338-2745
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Stonewater Cove Resort and Spa is tucked away amid the Mark Twain National Forest. It is an all-inclusive resort that occupies almost 500 acres along the shoreline of Table Rock Lake. There are endless wilderness experiences to be had, including playing and swimming in the extremely clean freshwater lake, hiking in the forest, ATV riding, zip lining, and much more. However great the outdoor activities are, the creature comfort and luxury amenities are no less impressive with a private chef, a concierge to help you plan activities, and the Treehouse Spa. The spa offers a range of services including a variety of massages, treatments, and nails, making for the perfect complement to the resort’s adventurous activities.
1257 Sunset Timbers Trail, Shell Knob, MO 65747, Phone: 417-858-2563
25 Best Luxury Spa Retreats in the United States
- Hilton Head Health, Photo: Courtesy of nd3000 - Fotolia.com
- Oaks Spa, Photo: Oaks Spa
- The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village, Photo: The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village
- Hammock Beach Resort, Photo: Hammock Beach Resort
- The Lodge at Woodloch, Photo: The Lodge at Woodloch
- JW Marriott Denver, Photo: JW Marriott Denver
- Lucille's, Photo: Lucille's
- Acqualina Resort & Spa, Photo: Acqualina Resort & Spa
- Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa, Photo: Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa
- Canyon Ranch Lenox, Photo: Courtesy of applezoomzoom - Fotolia.com
- Carillon Miami Wellness Resort, Photo: Carillon Miami Wellness Resort
- Enchantment Resort, Photo: Enchantment Resort
- Equinox Resort, Photo: Equinox Resort
- Fairmont Grand Del Mar, Photo: Fairmont Grand Del Mar
- L'Auberge de Sedona, Photo: L'Auberge de Sedona
- Miraval Resort & Spa, Photo: Miraval Resort & Spa
- Montage Laguna Beach, Photo: Montage Laguna Beach
- Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, Photo: Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
- Snake River Lodge & Spa, Photo: Snake River Lodge & Spa
- Solage, Photo: Solage
- The Biltmore Santa Barbara, Photo: The Biltmore Santa Barbara
- The Spa at Norwich Inn, Photo: The Spa at Norwich Inn
- Woodstock Inn and Resort, Photo: Woodstock Inn and Resort
- Stonewater Cove, Photo: Stonewater Cove
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