December 26, 2006

Aspira Spa, The Osthoff Resort, Wisconsin

At Aspira, meaning “infused with spirit,” there is a reverence for all that is natural and the balance created with such reverence. The spa’s interior embraces the wisdom of feng shui and the elements of wood, fire, earth, metal and water. Services include specialized body treatments, chromatherapy and Vichy shower treatments, specialty facials, pedicures, manicures and salon services. The peaceful 20,000-square-foot space features a sauna, a meditation sanctuary, and both indoor and outdoor whirlpools.

December 21, 2006

The Hillcrest - A Valenova Inn & Spa, Ontario

Set in the quaint town of Port Hope, just an hour east of the dynamic city of Toronto, The Hillcrest's luxurious Victorian mansion is the perfect location for an overnight spa retreat. The tranquil "overnight only" atmosphere at The Hillcrest ensures your Valenova Spa experience is relaxed and unhurried.

December 17, 2006

Hotel ZaZa & ZaSpa, Dallas, Texas

ZaSpa is a magical sanctuary within the secluded shelter of Dallas's Hotel ZaZa. Billed as no ordinary Dallas, Texas day spa. Step through the doors and find yourself in an enchanted world emanating style for the senses, sounds to soothe and the aroma of ZaSpa’s signature fragrances to relax you. After checking in, spend a few transitional moments in The Big Chill room before moving into one of our six state-of-the-art spa treatment rooms.

December 15, 2006

Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa, Wigwam Golf Resort, Arizona

For hundreds of years, people have traveled to the Arizona's Sonoran Desert for health reasons, resta and relaxation in the sun. Today’s contemporary traveler will find that the desert offers a vast offering of spa facilities, including the world-renowned Red Door Spa. While some Arizona spas honor the healing and spiritual Native American cultures of old Arizona, the Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa, which Miss Arden began nearly a century ago, concentrates on the health benefits resonating from science’s newest formulated Arden beauty products and signature body treatments.

December 13, 2006

Mohonk Mountain House, New Platz, New York

Set in a spectacular natural landscape, The Spa at Mohonk Mountain House is perched atop legendary cliffs above a pristine mountain lake. Since 1869, generations of guests have found a place for recreation and renewal of body, mind, and spirit in our unique mountaintop setting. The Spa at Mohonk Mountain House brings a new dimension to your own remarkable journey.

December 11, 2006

Villa Montaña Hotel & Spa, Morelia, Mexico

Villa Montaña Hotel & Spa is beautifully appointed. Statuary and stonework motifs decorate the paths that meander through luxuriant gardens and patios connecting the 25 private casita suites. Each has luxury amenities and a cosy fireplace. Regional folk art blends with antiques and fine European and colonial furnishings to give each suite its own special character. The full service spa is a recent enhancement offering advanced treatments for connoisseurs. The innovative cuisine, using the finest ingredients, is served with flair to the strains of piano and violin. As a prelude to dining, enjoy the sweeping views of Morelia from The Terrace Restaurant-bar or pool side lounging area.

Watermark Hotel & Spa, San Antonio, Texas

The Watermark Hotel & Spa is just one of two spas in the entire state of Texas to earn this prestigious distinction in Mobil Travel Guide's 2005 America's Best Hotels and Resort Spas. As the only world-class spa in the heart of downtown San Antonio, The Watermark Spa, a 17,000-square-foot oasis, redefines spa luxury with its exquisite treatments, experienced therapists, and décor that reflects a consummate blend of refined elegance and sophistication.

December 5, 2006

Four Seasons Resort Aviara North San Diego, California

The spa and fitness center at the Four Seasons Resort Aviara holds 25 treatment rooms including a Couple's Suite with side-by-side massage tables, a lounge with marble fireplace and double shower, and a private patio with whirlpool. There's also a Zen garden with five outdoor massage cabanas. Facilities include a fitness center with machines and free weights, plus an indoor solarium with fireplace whirlpools. The spa offers a full menu of massages, scrubs, body wraps, facials, and bath rituals. Indigenous Southern California treatments include a hydrating avocado body wrap. There's also a José Eber Salon on the premises offering a range of hair, skin-care, and nail services.

Elbow Beach Club Resort, Bermuda

The new Spa at Elbow Beach is Bermuda’s ultimate experience. Stunning ocean views from individual balconies are the perfect backdrop to the Spa’s six private spa suites. Every one is decorated in soothing colours and organic textures, and features a hand-crafted, granite soaking tub, bamboo flooring and a river pebble-lined steam shower. It’s a haven of utter tranquillity in which to enjoy superb holistic treatments from the Spa’s team of highly trained therapists.

November 28, 2006

The Greenbrier, West Virginia

The Greenbrier's famous sulphur springs serve as the inspiration behind the spa's many nature-based treatments. Holistic therapies derive their benefits from the healing powers of natural essences and minerals and offer a distinctive rejuvenation experience, which has been attracting guests to The Greenbrier for over 226 years.

November 26, 2006

The Spring Resort & Spa, California

Offerinig dramatic views of Palm Springs and Coachella Valley, The Spring Resort & Spa is a special rejuvenating experience, offering guests both a desert and mineral spa experience. Whether it’s soaking in the the resort's three hot mineral water pools, or succumbing to the shade of a palm tree - the resort offers pure escape. Of special note - the waters of Desert Hot Springs have been compared to the famous healing mineral springs spas of Baden-Baden and Evian.

November 15, 2006

Qua Baths & Spa, Caesars Palace Las Vegas, Nevada

Steps off Las Vegas's infamous Strip lies the dramtic new Qua Baths & Spa at Ceasars Palace. A luxurious retreat with an array of unique treatments and services. Bathed in natural light and accented by smooth stone flooring, dark wood, and cascading waterfalls, Qua's atmosphere is ideal for relaxed "Social Spa-ing" as well as individual experiences. Reminiscent of the glorious baths of ancient Rome, Qua Baths & Spa creates a vibrant space that highlights the healing power of water.

November 10, 2006

Santa Monica Spa, Casa Del Mar, California

Steps from the sand in the charming beach town of Santa Monica, California, Casa del Mar offers guests a boutique spa experience. Try a head, neck, shoulder and foot massage in your room, followed by a warm whirlpool bath prepared with a muscle-soothing soak. Take in the fresh salt air while you enjoy an invigorating poolside massage in a private cabana overlooking Santa Monica Bay. To round out your hotel spa treatment, experience rejuvenating facials and special body treatments in our spa facilities.

November 2, 2006

The Lodge at Woodloch, Pennsylvania

Nestled in Pennsylvania’s lake region, the Lodge at Woodloch is a true destination spa resort offering a personalized spa experience that allows you the opportunity to truly relax, renew and rediscover your essential self. Their programs are dedicated to focusing the mind, nurturing the body and uplifting the spirit in every way. Soaring walls of windows invite the outdoors in. Covered porches with rocking chairs, or sunny terraces, beckon you to lounge and relax.

November 1, 2006

Dunton Hot Springs, Colorado

A little piece of Colorado’s past has been exquisitely brought back to life as a hideaway for the lucky few. Discover the authentic charm, beauty & elegance of an exquisitely renovated Ghost Town nestling deep in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Set in spectacular isolation, Dunton Hot Springs combines rustic luxurious cabins, uncompromising service, unforgettable adventures, locale food, in a rare atmosphere of warmth and charm.

October 30, 2006

Red Mountain Spa, Utah

Discover the healing power of red earth and blue sky. Red Mountain Spa. It’s not your mother’s spa. It’s a place where you can be active or relax as you like, anytime you like. Here, stunning red rock cliffs, black lava bed gardens and vivid landscape invite exploration. Where daily guided hikes, rock-climbing outings, canyon-hugging bike rides and group exercise classes meet any fitness level – from thrill-seekers to chill-seekers. Where you can choose your own adventure – whether it’s for body, mind or spirit. Whether you come seeking sports or solitude, spiritual sanctuary or spa pampering, Red Mountain Spa offers a landscape of limitless possibilities.

October 27, 2006

Chrysalis Inn & Spa, Washington State

Experience the essence of the Pacific Northwest in a warm, inviting and peaceful haven overlooking beautiful Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands. The Chrysalis Spa has one of the most complete spa menus in the Pacific Northwest. Luxurious treatments incorporate many organic and marine elements, resulting in deep relaxation and restored balance.

October 26, 2006

Prince of Wales Hotel & Spa, Ontario

Step into the sophisticated refinement of a bygone age at this meticulously restored 1860s Victorian hotel. The Prince of Wales Hotel & Spa is a luxurious, romantic retreat in the heart of the Niagara wine region. Niagara-on-the-Lake, a year-round destination featuring a wide range of cultural and recreational activities, is only 15 minutes from renowned Niagara Falls.

October 21, 2006

Acqualina, A Rosewood Resort, Florida

Soaring over the Atlantic on South Florida's fabled coastline, Acqualina is an oceanfront masterpiece. Graced with panoramic vistas of the sea and Miami's glittering skyline, the resort's grand 51-story Mediterranean-inspired tower features a 97-room ultra-luxury boutique resort and 188 lavish residences...

October 19, 2006

Red Rock Casino Resort Spa, Las Vegas

More than 35,000 square feet of tranquil, luxurious surroundings away from the Las Vegas Strip invites you to a level of relaxation beyond your wildest dreams. Featuring private treatment suites that appear to float on the water, the Red Rock Spa is a sleek, ultra-modern retreat complete with a state-of-the-art fitness center and salon. The spa's holistic treatments promote health and rejuvenation, nourishing your mind, body and spirit long after you depart.

October 18, 2006

Hôtel Quintessence, Quebec

Idyllically located lakeside in Mont-Tremblant, the Hôtel Quintessence is a beautiful luxury boutique hotel. The Sans Sabots Spa offers its guests an ambiance of pure sumptuous relaxation: from the warmth of its décor to the breathtaking views of Lake Tremblant that the oversized whirpool or the infinity pool offers. Guests can also enjoy a sauna, steam room or enjoy the convenience of a massage within their own hotel rooms.

October 17, 2006

Kurotel Longevity Center and Spa, Brazil

With an international reputation for helping people achieve better health through preventive, natural medicine, the Kurotel offers guests over 20 years of family-guided experience, based on the principles of tradition, reliability, refinement and freedom.

October 16, 2006

Mountain Harbor Resort and Spa on Lake Ouachita, Arkansas

The Mountain Harbor Resort and Spa is a family-owned and -inspired resort nestled amongst the beauty of the Ouachita National Forest on the shores of Arkansas’ premier lake, Lake Ouachita. The resort’s varied accommodations, from log-sided cottages to cedar and stone condos, redefine “rustic luxury" with their hot tubs, fireplaces and breathtaking views.

October 15, 2006

Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Resort & Grotto Spa, British Columbia

Nestled in the forest of the Pacific Northwest along the sandy beaches and temperate tidal waters of the Strait of Georgia, the Grotto Spa, Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort, offers guests a rustic, elegant and relaxing vacation experience.

October 14, 2006

L'Auberge de Sedona, Arizona

L'Auberge de Sedona is a premier destination hotel and Resort in Sedona, Arizona's spectacular Red Rock Country. Set along tranquil Oak Creek, L’Auberge offers the ideal location for your romantic Sedona Arizona vacation, weekend getaway, wedding or business gathering. With a mountain view that’s sure to inspire, L’Auberge de Sedona is considered one of the best hotels and resorts in the Southwest area of the United States.

Milliken Creek Inn & Spa, California

Milliken Creek Inn and Spa is a Luxury Hotel in Napa, California, an elegant oasis in California’s esteemed wine country. Hidden away on three verdant acres overlooking the idyllic Napa River, discover a place unlike any other boutique hotel. Here you will encounter five-star luxury that emphasizes thoroughly sophisticated service and style in a truly tranquil, intimate ambiance.