When picturing a luxury holiday to the USA
, your mind might naturally go to frenetic cities and busy days packed full of sightseeing and shopping, but the United States can also be a wonderful place for relaxing. With a wealth of luxury spa hotels
, you'll be able to find a jaw-dropping destination to unwind, step back from the hustle and bustle of daily life and focus inward.
In this article, we share the most unique spa hotels in the United States of America. Read on to discover more.
- Enchantment Resort and Mii Amo Spa, Sedona, Arizona
- The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch, Colorado
- Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World® Resort, Orlando, Florida
- Amangiri, Canyon Point, Utah
- The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, New York City, New York
With a stunning backdrop of striking red rock, Enchantment Resort and Mii Amo Spa in Sedona is a wonderful choice for those who need to disconnect. You'll be surrounded by both Coynton Canyon and Coconino National Forest, helping you reconnect with nature and yourself.
When it comes to the spa facilities here, the calibre is high. An intimate and secluded spa, Mii Amo draws its inspiration from the natural beauty around and sits privately amidst the red rock landscape. Mii Amo aims to take its guests on a journey, and those over the age of 16 who are staying at Enchantment Resort will be able to enjoy complimentary access to the spa. The treatments here are inspired by the Native American people, from massages to a unique connection ceremony. With steam, sauna and whirlpool facilities, a fitness room and a selection of pools, you'll be able to unwind in every way possible. You'll also be able to enjoy fitness and well-being programmes for guided restoration.
As well as Mii Amo Spa, Enchantment Resort is home to the award-winning Seven Canyons championship golf course. Designed by former Open Champion Tom Weiskopf, whilst you stay, you'll be able to perfect your game and enjoy some world-class holes in this striking landscape.
From the red rocks of Sedona to the snowy mountains of Colorado, The Ritz-Carlton in Bachelor Gulcher is another fantastic hotel with a world-class spa. This AAA Five-Diamond mountain resort has a wealth of charm and character; with a grand-lodge style, you'll feel swept up in the glamour of the location.
The 21,000-square-foot spa and fitness centre exudes Rocky Mountain luxury and charm. With 19 treatment rooms, a lazy river hot tub and Pilates and yoga studio, however you best unwind, you'll be able to do so here. Enjoy treatments including singles and couples' massages, fitness classes, body scrubs, wraps and much more.
As well as the amazing hotel facilities, you'll have access to Vail ski resort. Only steps from the Bachelor Gulcher Express ski lift, if you want to hit the slopes, you'll be able to easily from The Ritz-Carlton. For those who haven't skied before, the Vail/Beaver Creek Ski and Snowboard School is one of the world's best acclaimed and can get you started on your journey.
If you are looking for both a luxury holiday to the USA and a spa hotel combined, then you'll find everything you want and more at the Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World® Resort.
You'll be able to decompress fully at the on-site spa, with a range of rejuvenating therapies, exfoliations, cryotherapy, hair and nail care and more. There are treatments for two, including couples' treatments and mother-and-daughter treatments for some much-needed bonding time. Your little ones will also be able to enjoy a magical makeover and be transformed into a princess or a knight.
Of course, as well as the amazing spa facilities, you are right on the doorstep of some of the world's favourite family theme parks, so those looking to travel with kids (or who are big kids themselves!) will find plenty to enjoy. Based in the hotel lobby, the Disney Planning Centre are on hand to help you plan to ultimate Disney experience and make the most of your trip with expert advice.
Set within total wilderness, Amangiri at Canyon Point can help you take a step away from the hectic energy of day-to-day life and focus inward. The outback retreat is accessed via a winding track and is steeped in luxury. With glass and matte stone architecture, the resort feels futuristic but organic, and sits comfortably in the stunning surroundings.
The Aman Spa here is a wonder in itself and one of the main draws for those staying at Amangiri. With 25,000 feet dedicated to relaxation, the Aman Spa is designed to echo the surrounding canyons with treatments based on restoring Hazho, Navajo for beauty, harmony, balance and health. As well as offering private and complimentary group yoga sessions, you can enjoy the Flotation Room, which utilises colour therapy as part of the experience.
From the Grand Canyon to Zion National Park and Monument Valley to Bryce Canyon, a stay at Amangiri will mean you're at the heart of the Grand Circle and in easy reach of some of the USA's favourite natural marvels. You can take a trip to the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument with a paleontological interpreter and excavate the Tibbet Spring Bone Bed Quarry, one of the world's richest palaeontology sites. Enjoy hikes, guided treks and even horse-riding tours amidst the surrounding desert scenery.
Are you looking for somewhere to stay that can offer you both relaxation but also access to a bustling city? Then The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, is perfect for you. Overlooking Central Park and located on Madison Avenue in the Upper East Side, The Carlyle will allow you to unlock Manhattan during your stay whilst offering an amazing spa.
The Valmont Spa blends indulgence with timeless charm to bring the ultimate hideaway to the centre of the big apple. Perfecting anti-ageing treatments since 1985, you'll be able to enjoy immediate, long-lasting results inspired by Swiss cellular cosmetics. Their signature "butterfly motion" sets the tone for every treatment, but for something really unique, we recommend opting for one of their exclusive facials.
We'd be remiss without mentioning the amazing opportunities The Carlyle can open up due to its location. You'll only be one block from Central Park and a short walk from the iconic shops of Madison Avenue. Plus, you'll be able to spend your time enjoying the highlights of the city, from amazing museums and galleries to world-class Broadway shows and entertainment.
If you are looking for the ultimate form of relaxation, then you can't get any better than a wellness resort. Whether you choose to visit the stunning United States of America or want to try other locations, we can help you find the spa hotel of your dreams from the Maldives to Malaysia .
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