Haute Escape: the L’Auberge de Sedona

When you need to get away and want anything but they typical getaway, the newly revamped L’Auberge de Sedona might just be what you’re looking for. It’ll definitely sate your wanderlust and get you away from the crowds that are gathering on any coastal escape you might find yourself at and it’s close enough that you can fit in a quick weekend escape. But what’s the best part? Hard to say for sure, but we’ll let you decide between the resort and spa spa, the tranquility and outdoor adventures.

The new Spa at L’Auberge will blends in perfectly with the cottage setting of the rest of the resort and maintain the signature L’Auberge’s sense of rustic elegance. The spa will boast eleven unique treatment areas including four indoor rooms (including a pair of couples rooms), two spa gazebos, four poolside cabanas and the signature creekside massage cabana, letting you relax while surrounded by the beauty of the desert. In addition to the new spa, the resort has installed a fountain-fed pool surrounded by private cabanas, a seating nook and bubbling spa.

The resort has also added an outdoor wine bar, dubbed the Veranda, in addition their restaurant, L’Auberge on Oak Creek. Utilizing the finest ingredients to create memorable cuisine under the direction of Executive Chef David Schmidt, the resort’s Mediterranean-influenced regional American cuisine has been awarded Four-Diamond status. The restaurant features both outdoor dining alongside the murmuring Oak Creek or a more traditional glass-walled dining room, both of which pair amazing food with spectacular views. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner along with a decadent Sunday brunch, L’Auberge Restaurant on Oak Creek boasts one of the area’s most elaborate wine programs — they’ve even earned Wine Spectator’s “Best of Excellence Award” 14 consecutive times.

Pet friendly and with accommodations that range from cottages to lodge rooms, the newly renovated resort is sure to be a hit no matter what your escape style. Whether you’re there to relax or reinvigorate, hike or take it easy, they’ve got exactly what you’re looking for.

The L’Auberge de Sedona is located at 301 L’Auberge Lane, in Sedona, Arizona. For more information on the resort, spa, or to make reservations, contact the L’Auberge at 800.905.5745 or visit their official web site at www.lauberge.com.

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