Head to a New York, LA, San Francisco, Vancouver and other cities for a quick spa vacation, combined with great shopping and sightseeing.
At The Peninsula Beverly Hills guests have an opportunity to try treatments featuring Shiffa precious gem oils which contain ruby, emerald, sapphire or diamond essences.
New York City
In downtown Manhattan, Hotel Gansevoort has a spa and a heated outdoor swimming pool with panoramic city views. The spa has three relaxing infinity-edge hydro pools.
The spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Georgetown features Carita and Prada skin care treatments in a relaxing ambiance. Spring for the Four Hands Massage that has two therapists working in unison to bring you relaxation.
Las Vegas is home to many incredible full-service spas. Take a look at the Spa at the Wynn and Spa Bellagio.
Absolute Spa at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver features offers a number of unique treatments. The Absolute Must spa package ($550 CND) includes aromatherapy hair & scalp treatment, an Italian white marble full body exfoliation, a 90-minute relaxation massage and a personalized facial. A simultaneous manicure and pedicure with warm paraffin, professional make-up application and a $75 Home Spa Gift are also included.
If you are looking for individual treatments, try the Enzymatic Lemon Ginger Polish ($79 CND), Sports Massage ($90 CND for 60 minutes) or the Chocolate Bar Wrap ($90 CND). The spa offers treatments designed only for men, such as the Y-Spa Facial ($99 CND) and Thallasso Back Facial ($95 CND). For more information call 604-648-2909.
Whether you are staying at the Fairmont San Francisco or just visiting Nob Hill for a day, indulge in a relaxing treatment at Club One. Nob Hill Spa offers a diverse selection of massages, facials, hand, foot and body treatments. For the face, try the Customized Herbal Facial which includes aromatherapy, lymphatic drainage & pressure point massage, and skin refining & detoxifying treatment.
Nob Hill Health Club, also located in the Fairmont San Francisco, has a fitness center and offers daily classes such as pilates, yoga and spinning. The health club is free for Fairmont President's Club guests. The cost for non-members is $15; $30 for three consecutive days; $50 for five consecutive days. More spas in California.
Alvadora Spa at the Royal Palms Resort in Phoenix, Arizona, utilizes herbs, flowers, oils and minerals indigenous to the region to help you relax and rejuvenate. Designed in Spanish Colonial style, the two-level open air facility offers 10 treatment areas, a Watsu massage pool and three Villa rooms. The Signature Acqua Dolce Villa has rock walls and two heated stone tables with custom overhead showers. You can also enjoy an outdoor rain shower and fitness center. More about Arizona spa resorts.