Holidays got you stressed? Treat yourself or your loved ones to a treatment (or several!) at one of these luxury South Florida spas.
1 The Spa at Mandarin Oriental
The five-star spa at The Mandarin Oriental, Miami has recently undergone some dramatic renovations. You’ll find newly updated relaxation lounges for men and women, locker rooms and steam room and sauna complete with glowing mosaics. These new designs, spearheaded by Robert D. Henry Architects create a majestic and bright yet soothing spa environment with only the gentle sound of water heard in the background. Mandarin Oriental’s Spa Director Osa Mallo has said of the spa’s new look, “Through design, we’ve created an experiential journey that is designed to awaken the senses.”
500 Brickell Key Drive, Miami, 305.913.8332; www.mandarinoriental.com/miami/spa
Acqualina Resort & Spa’s award winning ESPA is a special oasis that will provide you with an unparalleled experience. Relax in the Crystal Steam Room, underneath the Roman Waterfall or in one of the oceanfront treatment rooms, and say “ahh” at ESPA. Located on the private and pristine Sunny Isles Beach, this European-style spa is truly unmatched in luxury.
Acqualina Resort & Spa, 17875 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach, 305.918.6844; www.acqualinaresort.com/espa
3 Willow Stream Spa
“Find your energy” at Willow Stream spa at The Fairmont Turnberry Isle. Their philosophy is simple — you deserve to give yourself some attention. The newly remodeled spa is colorfully decorated, representing a unique tropical paradise with a winding staircase that ends inside the spa’s beautiful turquoise fountain.
The Fairmont Turnberry Isle, 19999 West Country Club Drive, Miami, 800.441.1414; www.willowstream.com
4 Eau Spa by Cornelia
Eau Spa by Cornelia is a five-star, five-diamond spa oasis at The Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach. Eau defines luxury as it is located the beachfront resort with 42,000 square feet of state-of-the-art amenities, with 19 treatment rooms and 12 spa villas that feature private herb gardens, outdoor baths and rain showers.
The Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach, 100 South Ocean Blvd., Manalapan, 561.540.4960; www.eauspa.com
Lapis spa at The Fontainebleau hotel knows that when it comes to a spa experience, it’s all about the three Rs: Relax. Restore. Rejuvenate. Lapis boasts a slew of unique spa treatments including its signature Water Journeys and the Tracie Martyn Salon Treatments of the famed New York City beauty expert.
Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 305.674.4772; www.fontainebleau.com/lapis