The Four Seasons Spa at the Four Seasons Rancho Encantado, Santa Fe, NM
Located near the foothills of an imposing mountain range, the Santa Fe spa at the Four Seasons Rancho Encantado is a serene and tranquil space. Using local ingredients like honey, Adobe clay, blue corn etc. the spa offers treatments that address the needs of bodies exposed to the high elevation of Santa Fe. The glass walls in the treatment rooms contribute to the calming indoor/outdoor aesthetic.
The Spa at Loretto, Loretto Inn & Spa, Santa Fe, NM
At the Spa at the Loretto, treatments begin with the ceremonial burning of sage. This is another spa that incorporates the indigenous plants of the region into their treatments and strives to provide a personalized experience. A unique addition is the spa elevator which allows guests of the hotel to directly access the interior of the spa from their hotel floor.
The Spa at La Posada de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
You can’t miss the Santa Fe Chocolate Chili Pedicure which shows some creative utilization of the local chocolate. The chili chocolate combo is also used in a body wrap that promises to be a luxurious treat for all the senses. This spa offers a fitness center, a Lavender steam room, four massage rooms, a heated saline outdoor pool and whirlpool, a relaxation lounge and even a rooftop terrace with garden and mountain views.
The Spa at Belmond Charleston Place, Charleston, SC
Along with a long list of massages, this spa offers numerous hand and feet therapies, skincare treatments, and body treatments. Ava loves their rooftop pool in particular which features a retractable pool roof. She also appreciates their focus on their “I Will Reflect” campaign which promotes awareness of skin cancer caused by sun exposure.
Mokara Spa at Omni Nashville, Nashville, TN
The Mokara Spa at the Omni Hotel uses German luxury skincare line Babor in their treatments and features a large, relaxing lounge where you can sip organic tea undisturbed. Chosse from an array of soothing facials, body treatments, massages, salon services, manicures, or pedicures. The salon’s signature services in particular claim to combine proven techniques with the latest spa supplements to relax the body, restore the mind, and soothe the senses.