January 31, 2008

Claremont Resort & Spa, California

Conceived as an English estate, the grounds of The Claremont Resort & Spa were selected for their astonishing views of San Francisco, California and San Francisco Bay. Two families, countless guests and one world-class resort have called this idyllic location home, the latter for nearly a century.

Since its debut in 1915, The Claremont Resort & Spa has served as a haven of sophistication, elegance and luxury high in the Berkeley Hills. Its award-winning cuisine, live entertainment and stately accommodations have drawn admirers from across the bay and the globe. Today, The Claremont Resort & Spa continues to treat visitors to an atmosphere of refinement found no place else

Claremont Resort & Spa

January 22, 2008

Kenwood Inn & Spa, California

Nationally acclaimed as one of the wine country’s most elegant and intimate country inns, the Kenwood Inn & Spa is nestled in the heart of Sonoma Valley. The Inn's buildings cluster around a center garden featuring fountains that are surrounded by mature rose and herb bushes, persimmon, fig and olive trees. To one side is a full size swimming pool, Jacuzzi and shady arbor. The central cloistered courtyard serves as a reception and lounge, café and wine bar. Second story suites allow sweeping views of some of Sonoma's most beautiful estate vineyards.

The spa at Kenwood Inn invites you to experience the benefits of their Vinotherapy products. They are proud to be one of only three Caudalíe spas worldwide.

Kenwood Inn & Spa

January 21, 2008

The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa

The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa is an elegant oasis, blessed by natural mineral hot springs in the Sonoma Valley. An idyllic, world famous wine growing region abundant with local products, the hotels signature restaurant Santé is designed to exude the California Wine Country Spa experience.

The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa offers a wonderful retreat with rooms to suit every taste. Accommodations range from recently restored Fairmont Heritage rooms to signature suites. You will find beautifully appointed rooms, many with fireplaces to set the mood at the end of a perfect day touring the local wineries or enjoying the spa. All rooms feature telephones with voice mail, a selection of Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa bathroom amenities, mini-bar refrigerator, terry cloth robes, and air-conditioning.

The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa features a variety of fine dining, from Santé Restaurant, with its international reputation for the finest in cuisine, with its 50-year history of serving wonderful food in a casual atmosphere. The hotel is blessed to be located in a region where fresh produce and exceptional products are in abundance for use to be paired with some of the finest wines in the world. The chefs are continuously at work developing innovative dishes for guests to experience. The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa is one of the most comprehensive full service spas in Northern California.

The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa is proud to be one of the only luxury spa resorts in the country with their own source of thermal mineral water, which flows from 1,100 feet directly beneath the Inn at 135 degrees. The Spa pays homage to ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman civilizations, who believed in the axiom, 'Sanitas Per Aquas', or healing through water.

January 1, 2008

Top 30 Spas of America 2007

From dynamic city day spas, to exciting hotel & resort spas, and rejuvenating destination spas, Spas of America illustrates over 600 different wellness experiences from across North & South America. Spas of America's Top 30 Spas for 2007 includes spas from across the US, Canada and Mexico. The list is generated by the popularity of page views from customers around the world.
  1. 100 Fountain Spa at the Pillar & Post, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
  2. Abhasa Spa, Royal Hawaiian Hotel, Waikiki Beach, Hawaii
  3. Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, Mexico
  4. Turtle Cove Spa, Mountain Harbor Resort, Mount Ida, Arkansas
  5. Secret Garden Spa, Prince of Wales, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
  6. Adolf Beiker Spa, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  7. Red Mountain Spa, St.George, Utah
  8. Chrysalis Inn & Spa, Bellingham, Washington
  9. Living Waters Spa, Desert Hot Springs, California
  10. Aspira Spa, The Osthoff Resort, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin
  11. Bernardus Lodge, Carmel Valley, California
  12. Bonneville Hot Springs, North Bonneville, Washington
  13. Grotto Spa, Tight-Na-Mara Spa Resort, Parksville, British Columbia
  14. Foxhollow Spa, Crestwood, Kentucky
  15. Amerispa Le Westin Resort, Mont Tremblant, Quebec
  16. Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, New York
  17. Montage Resort & Spa, Laguna Beach, California
  18. Golden Door, Escondido, California
  19. Ancient Cedars Spa, Wickaninnish Inn, Tofino, British Columbia
  20. ANARA Spa, Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort, Hawaii
  21. Lodge at Woodloch, Hawley, Pennsylvania
  22. The Homestead, Hot Springs, Virginia
  23. Heartland Spa, Gilman, Illinois
  24. Mandarin Oriental New York, New York
  25. Spa Avania, Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort, Arizona
  26. Hyatt Grand Champions Resort & Spa, Indian Wells, California
  27. Ritz Carlton Naples, Naples, Florida
  28. The Boulders Resort & Golden Door Spa, Carefree, Arizona
  29. Park Hyatt Toronto, Stillwater Spa, Toronto, Ontario
  30. Majestic Inn & Spa, Anacortes, Washington

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