Tucson is known for being one of the most beautiful spa cities in the entire world. Its vibrant culture, mountainous landscape and world renowned destination spas provide an extraordinary escape for rest and recreation.
Miraval Arizona is one of the top Tucson spa. It has been praised by Conde Nast Traveler, Zagat Surveys, and Oprah in 2004. A journey to Miraval combines the healing power of the desert with expert guidance from the world-renowned Miraval Life in Balance Institute. Guests can participate in a variety of workshops, ranging from a three-day Healthy Aging Workshop with Dr. Andrew Weil to an Ageless Radiance Workshop for women in their 30s, 40s and 50s, or simply book a one-of-a-kind treatment or experience.
Miraval’s spa offers include the Sonoran Mud Wrap (available only at Miraval) and the Prickly Pear sugar scrub, as well Moroccan treatments like the Hammam. The Life in Balance Spa features the Wellness garden, which provides natural desert botanicals as well as therapeutic herbs to the spa’s treatments.
JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa is another renowned oasis of relaxation and rejuvenation, located overlooking Sabino Canyon. The spa is a luxurious one with 12 treatment areas, including a couple’s room. The spa is an oasis of renewal, with massage and beauty services for the entire body.
Visit the Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa located at the Westin La Paloma for a more boutique-style experience. This 9,000 square foot space offers a wide range of beauty services from head to feet. It’s a great choice for couples.
Nature’s healing power
Taking a holistic, natural approach to health and wellness, The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Dove Mountain draws from the native gemstones and desert flora of Tucson to create signature treatments. Indigo sage, a poultice used by Native American shamans, is blended into a massage to ease muscle tension and restore balance. Warm basalt rocks are used in healing treatments, and indigenous eucalyptus is used to quench parched skin.
Loews Ventana is home to a number of excellent resort spas. Located minutes from two award-winning golf courses, this luxury resort is an ideal choice for travelers who want to soak up the sun and enjoy the beauty of the Sonoran Desert while achieving a new level of relaxation at the onsite spa.
In addition to the spa, this Tucson resort has a number of other amenities to make your stay more memorable. The resort has a fitness centre, tennis courts, and a large pool with a lazy-river. The resort is also home to Tom Fazio’s Ventana Canyon Club & Lodge, a golf clubhouse and course with dramatic mountain views.
This luxury hotel also has a full service restaurant, bar and wine cellar. Ventana Canyon offers a variety of dishes to suit every palate.
The Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain has been a favorite among readers of Conde Nast Traveler for years. It is also a wellness destination that locals as well as visitors to the city enjoy. The spa combines local gemstones with native eucalyptus extractions and indigenous Tucson flowers to create unique therapy that soothes sore muscles.