Body Buzz: Top Destination Spas
Destination Spas are a select group of spas that engross you in healthy living. All-inclusive prices include rooms, meals, classes, lectures and sometimes treatments. Destination spas have minimum stays of two or three nights, and a few require you stay a week. These getaways are some of the best retreats for health and fitness the United States has to offer. Along with beautiful scenery and relaxing accommodations these four retreats will make getting healthy a priority destination.
Canyon Ranch in Tucson Arizona
Canyon Ranch is the definitive “wellness spa” where people jumpstart a healthy new lifestyle. The staff and programming is completely amazing, with medical doctors, exercise physiologists, movement therapists, etc. It also has remarkable facilities and outdoor programs. The Tucson property accommodates 240 guests in adobe cottages on 150 acres in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains.
Canyon Ranch in the Berkshires, Lennox Massachusetts
The Lenox Canyon Ranch serves the East Coast with the same commitment to wellness and healthy living as the Tucson property. Set on 120 woodland acres in Western Massachusetts, with its 126 newly remodeled guest rooms and suites the Canyon Ranch Lenox can play host to 200 guests.
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Red Mountain Spa, Ivins, Utah
If you love adventure and are stirred by Southwestern scenery, this is the spa for you. Try rock climbing, go kayaking or mountain bike through rocky terrain. The heart of the spa is its hiking program and outstanding outdoors guides. It’s also a beautifully designed resort, with exceptionally good spa cuisine and a vast wine list. Visit www.redmountainspa.com and book your adventure today!
Green Valley Spa, St.George, Utah
This spa is just a few miles from Red Mountain Spa and has a reputation of being a little more luxurious and pampering. Right on the edge of both town and public lands, it has an extensive hiking program. It also offers Tennis College on its 15 outdoor and four indoor courts, and has a Golf Learning Center. So if you love golf this is your destination – you can play on any of six nearby courses.