15 Spas to Help You Unwind
We all need a little time to relax, escape, and pamper ourselves. Find your happy place at one of Pennsylvania’s luxurious spas this month, and let the relaxation begin!
1. The Spa At The Hotel Hershey
Picture yourself immersed in a Whipped Cocoa Bath or Chocolate Fondue Wrap topped off with a Cocoa Facial. Ahhh, chocolate! These and many more chocolate-inspired spa treatments await you at The Spa At The Hotel Hershey. Not a chocolate lover? The spa offers a wonderful array of other luscious spa experiences sure to leave you relaxed, recharged, and refreshed.
2. The Forest Spa at The Lodge at Glendorn
Think wine is just for sipping? Think again! Crushed grape seeds and blackberry fibers steeped in red wine gently polish your skin and are just one part of the signature Tuscan Wine Therapy Treatment at The Forest Spa at The Lodge at Glendorn in Bradford. The spa’s truly one-of-a-kind organic facial using honey, nuts, berries and similar gifts of nature found in the forests surrounding Glendorn is a special treat!
3. Seven Springs Mountain Resort's Trillium Spa
Escape the stress of everyday life and treat yourself or that someone special to a facial, massage or other spa treatment at Seven Springs Mountain Resort’s Trillium Spa. Their “Under the Desert Moon” mani, pedi, wrap or scrub, which uses a specially crafted blend of barley, sandalwood and amurense bark and whiskey rubdown infused with brown sugar and rice bran oil, is sure to leave you feeling relaxed, renewed, and rejuvenated!
4. The Spa at Bear Creek Mountain Resort
Prepare to be pampered at The Spa at Bear Creek Mountain Resort. Located in the Lehigh Valley with a picture-perfect mountain view, The Spa’s coffee and sea kelp scrub or wrap will leave you feeling truly invigorated. You can also choose from one of six different massage techniques for the ultimate in pampering and tension relief!
5. Skyview Spa at Skytop Lodge
Searching for a peaceful haven for the mind, body, and spirt? The Skyview Spa at Skytop Lodge in the Pocono Mountains is just the ticket! With a wide range of spa treatments and techniques designed to stimulate healing and overall well-being, the nearly five-hour “Time to Remember” combo of spa treatments and services offers the ultimate in peace-filled pampering.
6. Omni Bedford Springs Resort's Springs Eternal Spa
A true wonder of nature, the healing waters flowing from Bedford’s natural springs are the inspiration and hallmark of all the spa treatments offered at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort’s Springs Eternal Spa. For a truly unique experience, be sure to try the “Bedford Bath Ritual” featuring an aromatic steam, mineral deluge, whirlpool and cold plunge. Your muscles will thank you!
7. Buhl Mansion Guesthouse &Spa
According to ILoveInns.com, Buhl Mansion Guesthouse & Spa is one of the 10 most romantic inns in the country. So you might just want to grab a bunch of your girlfriends and celebrate your friendship with an hors d’oeuvre party or luncheon (cocktails available!) at the spa. As a private party, you and your friends will have exclusive use of the spa facilities, including the steam room, sauna, and monsoon showers. Book a minimum number of spa services and you’ll receive a discount!
8. Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh
Lavender Dreams await at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh where the hotel’s spa treatments and services are delivered straight to your hotel room. Now that’s service! Using pure essential oils, natural botanicals, and wild-crafted ingredients in all their treatments, the Lavender Dreams body treatment will have you drifting on waves of wild blue lavender fields nourished by the French sun, leaving you feeling both relaxed and rejuvenated, and once again ready to conquer the world.
9. The Spa at The Logan
Need to escape the hustle and bustle of the city? One step inside The Spa at The Logan on Logan Square in Philadelphia and you’ll find a haven of relaxation and tranquil retreat designed to replenish you in mind, body and spirit. Indulge your senses with the aptly named Nirvana Stress Relief Massage, with its aromatherapy blends of exotic herbs and essences – warm and spicy Cardamom, hypnotic Neroli blossom, clarifying Balsam Fir needles, or energizing Holy Basil – your choice!
10. The Woods Spa at Gateway Lodge
Nestled among the hemlocks and pines of Cook Forest, your mind and body will find calming serenity at The Woods Spa at Gateway Lodge. In desperate need of a mid-week break? Treat yourself to a Weekday Pamper Package for a two-night stay at one of The Lodge’s Fireside Jacuzzi suites. In addition to a wonderfully relaxing 60-minute massage, breakfast, afternoon tea, and complimentary room snacks are all included!
11. ESSpa Kozmetika at Carnegie Inn & Spa
Tucked into the serene woodlands and overlooking the 17th Green of the Toftrees Golf Course just outside State College, ESSpa Kozmetika at Carnegie Inn & Spa promises a revitalizing, completely organic wellness experience. You’re sure to leave your cares behind with the spa’s Ultimate ESScape Package featuring a one-hour Swedish massage, followed by a European body polish and ultimate signature facial, and topped off with a Hungarian manicure.
12. Destinations Spa at the Inn at Leola Village
Looking for a four-star spa experience? Look no further! With a four-star rating from Forbes, the Destinations Spa at the Inn at Leola Village provides the perfect Tuscan-inspired retreat designed to soothe and pamper both men and women alike. Guys: you’ll definitely want to experience the Royal Shave. Which starts with a face massage using a special pre-shave oil, followed by warmed shaving cream and, an after-shave mask, and leaves your newly smooth skin moisturized with, a soothing after-shave face balm.
13. Richel D'Ambra Spa & Salon at the Ritz Carlton
Shirodhara scalp massage, Kansa foot massage, Reiki, Chakra balancing massage, Tibetan singing bowls, sacred stones, and traditional Swedish massage – a trip to Philadelphia’s Richel D’Ambra Spa & Salon at the Ritz Carlton promises a journey of the senses with luxurious spa rituals from around the world. With its holistic approach for physical and spiritual well-being, you’ll come away with a renewed sense of harmony, tranquility, and beauty – not to mention relief for those tired and aching muscles!
14. Woodlands Spa at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
A treat for all the senses, the Tranquility Package at the Woodlands Spa at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort doesn’t disappoint, with soothing sounds, invigorating aromas, relaxing touches, and an incredibly delicious spa lunch! Or try the relaxing and restorative Mystic Facial with its Gua Sha jade massage technique. A trip to the Woodlands Spa is guaranteed to surround you with a lush ambiance, treatments that heal and detoxify, and a refreshing retreat from those stresses of everyday life.
15. Spa at Allenberry Resort
Rejuvenate and refresh at the Changes Salon and Day Spa at the Allenberry Resort. Promoting wellness of the mind, body, and spirit, the spa’s The Great Escape – Signature Package pampers you from head to foot, complete with a massage, facial, mani-pedi, shampoo, blowdry, makeup, and complimentary lunch!
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