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10 Super Relaxing Spa Vacations in New England

Feel like you need a retreat from the everyday hustle of life? Like you want to slow down, take some time out for yourself, and just enjoy life’s simple pleasures? If so, it’s time you treated yourself to the ultimate indulgence: a spa vacation! And yes, that is exactly what it sounds like: a vacation fully dedicated to the art of pampering yourself. What’s not to love?

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New England offers a diversity of award winning spa resorts to choose from that provide world class service, luxurious amenities, and the perfect ambiance to aid you in feeling relaxed, refreshed, and rejuvenated.

Discover these 10 great spa vacation ideas in New England.

1. Tree Spa at Hidden Pond Kennebunkport, ME

If you want a spa experience that will reconnect you with the rhythms of mother nature, a retreat to the Tree Spa at Hidden Pond in Kennebunkport, Maine may be just what the doctor ordered.

This tranquil retreat is comprised of three spa rooms that rise eight feet above the ground and overlook the birch treetops of the Hidden Pond Resort. Massages, facials, and body treatments are all on the menu, incorporating the spa’s signature essential oils and freshly picked ingredients from its garden. 

Therapists work intuitively with each guest’s specific needs, creating the perfect experience that will leave you feeling blissed out and balanced like never before. 

2. The Spa at Cliff House Cape Neddick, ME

The Spa at Cliff House located in Cape Neddick, Maine offers the type of spa experienced that can be described in a few words: luxurious, raw, and elemental.

Perched atop a cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, the Cliff House Spa draws on the natural elements of Coastal Maine, incorporating local and organic ingredients in its therapies. This spa offers holistic treatments ranging from body wraps, massages, and energetic treatments that integrate body, mind and spirit.

For a unique couple’s experience, enjoy the Cliff Side Escape package, which takes place in the Ocean View Cliff Suite and features a 90-minute customized massage and a signature harmonizing ritual utilizing Tibetan singing bowls.

3. Equinox Resort & Spa Manchester, VT

Located in Manchester Vermont, the Equinox Resort & Spa offers a delightful assortment of treatments to help bring you back to your center. Utilizing indigenous products and incorporating elements of Vermont’s natural beauty, visitors can choose from a variety of treatments including Swedish massage, aromatherapy massage, and hot stone massage.

If a facial is what you’re looking for, options include the Equinox custom facial, The Rosacea Facial designed specifically to calm redness, and a Vitamin C facial, among others.

The Spa also offers energy treatments to help bring you back into alignment including a therapeutic Reiki treatment as well as Shiatsu and reflexology.

New England Spa The Equinox Spa Experience
The Equinox Resort
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4. The Spa at Stoweflake Stowe, VT

Set amidst the backdrop of gorgeous mountain and garden views, The Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont offers a tranquil and sweet escape from the everyday.

The spa offers more than 150 signature healing and anti-aging treatments on its menu and features a grand total of 30 treatment rooms. Choose between body treatments such as the Jasmine Honey Vichy, a lymphatic hot oil treatment, or the sweet orange aloe gel exfoliation.

Guests can also choose a spa vacation package for two, which includes a complimentary upgrade in a king accommodation with Lake Champlain chocolates and other delicious add-ons.

5. Christmas Farm Inn & Spa Jackson, NH

This charming and historic country inn in Jackson, New Hampshire features a full-service Aveda Concept Spa featuring six treatment rooms, a relaxation lounge, indoor and outdoor pools, and a hot tub.

This spa offers a number of Aveda signature treatments including massages, waxing, and facials, as well as joint treatments for events such as bridal showers and birthdays. Romance packages are also available and include a two-night stay, a bottle of champagne, and an hour treatment of your choice.

Regardless of what service you choose you’ll be sure to leave Christmas Farm Inn & Spa feeling nourished from the inside out. 

6. Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa Whitefield, NH

The Tower Spa at the Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa in Whitefield, New Hampshire offers a full menu of treatments and offerings that encourage deep levels of rest and relaxation.

The spa is located on the top floor of the resort and offers ten large treatment rooms for maximum privacy and comfort. Choose from a relaxing massage, an energy healing treatment, the Wild Lime Scalp Treatment, or a rejuvenating facial as a part of your experience.

Special event services including hair and makeup consultations are also available to help you get ready for a special day.

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7. Grace Vanderbilt Spa Newport, RI

The Grace Vanderbilt Spa in Newport, Rhode Island offers an indulgent selection of treatments alongside its stunning indoor swimming pool equipped with sauna and steam room.

Dive into the pool followed by a cold shower for an invigorating experiences that will enliven and renew your senses.

When you’re ready for some bodywork, book yourself a luxurious treat such as the Vanderbilt Seasonal Body Treatment, which includes natural botanicals and fruits combined with oil and sugar. Another unique treatment the spa offers is the Migraine Miracle® Cold Stone Therapy, which is described as a natural, safe, and holistic way to relieve the symptoms of migrane headaches.

8. DELAMAR Spa West Hartford, CT

The spa at the DELAMAR in West Hartford is where luxury and refinement meet total relaxation. This slice of paradise offers cutting edge treatments from Europe, using the Biologique Recherche and Valmont lines of products.

Facials such as the Resculpting Facial: Triple Micro-Current Therapy, and the Ultimate Facial: The Non-Invasive Face Lift use state of the art technology to leave your skin feeling revitalized, radiant, and reborn.

If you want to combine a facial with a massage, go for the Complete Escape package which is the Delmar’s signature 60-minute massage combined with a deep cleansing facial.

9. Spa Mirbeau Plymouth, MA

The Mirbeau Inn & Spabeau Inn & Spa at the Pinehills is located in Plymouth, Massachusetts, and brings you the best of the French countryside without having to leave the country. The spa provides an oasis for visitors with its resting area complete with heated foot massage pool, outdoor whirlpool, and eucalyptus infused steam rooms. Enjoy these amenities either before or after your treatment for a fully relaxing experience.

The spa offers seasonal offerings such as its Mighty Tighty Summer Body Wrap, providing a delectable tropical experience with notes of pineapple and coconut. If you want to cool down, the Big Chill Manicure and Pedicure is a great option, utilizing mint and cooling lime to exfoliate and revitalize tired hands and feet. 

10. Canyon Ranch Wellness Resort Lenox, MA

The Canyon Ranch Wellness Resort in Lenox, Massachusetts is the ultimate escape for those looking to totally reset their system and return to a natural rhythm.

Located in the beautiful and rural Berkshires, this spa offers a retreat for those who are interested in venturing beyond the traditional massage and facial model and want to dive deeper into their healing.

Experiences offered include Life Management programs, nutrition programs, metaphysical programs such as tarot and astrology, and personalized medical treatments. Whichever experience you choose, you can rest assured that you'll leave Canyon Ranch feeling fully transformed.

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