NEW YORK (PRWEB)
January 07, 2019
North Americans continue their love affair with spa and wellness travel, as illustrated by Spas of America’s annual list of the Top 100 Spas.
1 spa and wellness travel website today unveiled its Top 100 Spas of 2018, based on unique page views and consumer choices on spasofamerica.com.
The annual award provides insight into consumers’ favorite spas of the year.
This year’s Top 100 Spas includes 73 spas from the United States (including 14 from region-leading California), 17 spas from Canada, four from Mexico, one each from the Bahamas, Brazil and Costa Rica.
The No.1 spa for 2018 was the hiking and healthy-living focused New Life Hiking Spa in Killington, Vermont – its fifth time in the top spot.
City spas proved the most popular spa experience in 2018, with 20 spas offering accessible health and well-being in exciting urban destinations. Health spas offering a focus on fitness and weight loss were the second most popular spa experience of 2018, with 19 spas making the list.
Country spas followed with 11 and Beach and Ocean spas with nine each. Mountain spas had eight; Mineral Hot Springs, Lake and Casino spas each had six; followed by Wine spas at five, and one Desert spa.
“In 2018, we continued to see growth in the North American spa and wellness industry, with increased visits and revenue,” says Spas of America president Craig Oliver. The 2018 International Spa Association U.
S. Spa Industry Study, commissioned by the ISPA Foundation and undertaken by PwC, reported consumers made 187 million visits to spas in the United States, generating an estimated $17.
5 billion in revenue, translating into an average revenue of $93.70 per visit.
“Spa and wellness consumers in the United States, Canada and Mexico understand wellness benefits their lives – by reducing stress, promoting relaxation and increasing well-being,” says Oliver. “Whether guests are traveling alone or in a group, spa and wellness travel offers people a chance to focus on what is most important – their own health and well-being.
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Spas of America’s Top 100 Spas of 2018
New Life Hiking Spa, Killington, Vermont
2. Aspira Spa, The Osthoff Resort, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin
The Sunstone Spa at Agua Caliente, Rancho Mirage, California
4. The Spa at the Joule, Dallas, Texas
Pala Spa, Pala Casino Spa Resort, Pala, California
6. Skaná, The Spa at Turning Stone Resort, Verona, New York
Feathers Spa at the Peabody Hotel Memphis, Tennessee
8. Glacial Waters Spa at Grand View Lodge, Nisswa, Minnesota
Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort, Parksville, British Columbia
10. The Spa at White Oaks Resort, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Red Mountain Resort, St. George, Utah
Wellfit Zion, St. George, Utah
Soul Spa, The Westin Jackson, Jackson, Mississippi
14. Spa Shiki at the Lodge of Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, Missouri
Evensong Spa, Heidel House Resort, Green Lake, Wisconsin
16. Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain, Blue Mountains, Ontario
Miraj Hammam Spa by Caudalie Paris, Shangri-La Toronto, Ontario
18. Headlands Coastal Lodge Spa, Pacific City, Oregon
The Biggest Loser Resort Palm Desert, Palm Desert, California
20. Movara Fitness Resort, St.
21. Bamford Haybarn Spa, 1 Hotel, Brooklyn, New York
Crystal Spa, Crystal Mountain Resort Spa, Thompsonville, Michigan
23. The Spa at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, Jasper, Alberta
The Lodge at Woodloch, Hawley, Pennsylvania
25. The Spa at Boyne Mountain, Boyne Falls, Michigan
Grand Geneva Resort Spa, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
27. Immerse Spa, MGM Grand Detroit, Detroit, Michigan
Halele’a Spa, The St. Regis Princeville Resort, Kauai, Hawaii
Eforea Spa, Hilton Sedona Resort Bell Rock, Sedona, Arizona
30. Relache Spa, Gaylord Texan, Grapevine, Texas
The Spa at The Shoals, Florence, Alabama
32. The Spa at Stowe Mountain Lodge, Stowe, Vermont
The Spa at Ross Bridge, Birmingham, Alabama
34. Remède Spa, St.
Regis, Mexico City, Mexico
35. Turtle Cove Spa, Mountain Harbor Resort, Mount Ida, Arkansas
The Spa at Wine Roses, Lodi, California
37. Elora Mill Hotel Spa, Ontario
Green Mountain at Fox Run, Ludlow, Vermont
39. The Spa at Sun Valley, Sun Valley, Idaho
Espiritu Spa, Costa Baja Resort, La Paz, Mexico
41. Sea Spa at Loews Coronado Bay Resort, San Diego, California
The Spa at InterContinental Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
43. Spa Grand Traverse, Traverse City, Michigan
Ste. Anne’s Spa, Grafton, Ontario
Springs Eternal Spa, Omni Bedford Springs, Bedford, Pennsylvania
46. Spa Ocean Reef Club, Key Largo, Florida
Spa Khakara, Sheraton Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii
48. Remède Spa at The St.
Regis Bal Harbour Resort, Miami Beach, Florida
49. The Spa at The Shelbourne South Beach, Miami, Florida
Willow Stream Spa, The Fairmont Banff Springs, Banff, Alberta
51. The Ranch at Live Oak Malibu, Malibu, California
The Spa at Beau Rivage, Biloxi, Mississippi
53. Spa at Grand National, Auburn Marriott Opelika Resort Spa, Opelika, Alabama
Remède Spa, St. Regis, Atlanta, Georgia
The Spa at Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe, Victoria, British Columbia
56. Eforea Spa at Hilton Suites Toronto/Markham, Ontario
Spa Terra, Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa Valley, Napa, California
58. The Spa at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Alberta
Drift Spa, Black Rock Oceanfront Resort, Ucluelet, British Columbia
60. 100 Fountain Spa, Pillar and Post, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
The Sportsman’s Inn, Georgian Bay, Ontario
62. The Spa at InterContinental Los Angeles, Century City, California
Linden Spa, Inn at Perry Cabin by Belmond, St. Michaels, Maryland
Y01 Luxury Nature Cure, Monticello, New York
65. ESPA at Baha Mar, Grand Hyatt, the Bahamas
Deerfield Spa, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
67. Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs, Ojo Caliente, New Mexico
West Spa at Wilson Lodge, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, West Virginia
69. The Spa at Cliff House, Maine, Cape Neddick, Maine
Lapinha Spa, Lapa, Parana, Brazil
71. G Salon Spa, Providence, Rhode Island
The Spa at Stein Eriksen Lodge, Park City, Utah
73. Hibiscus Spa Salon, Westin Las Vegas, Nevada
Spa Walden, Walden Inn Spa, Walden, Ohio
75. Tennessee Fitness Spa, Waynesboro, Tennessee
The Millcroft Inn Spa, Caledon, Ontario
77. The Spa by Ivanka Trump, Vancouver, British Columbia
The Golden Door, San Marcos, California
79. The Ashram, Calabasas, California
Hippocrates Health Institute, West Palm Beach, Florida
81. Nomi Spa Park Hyatt Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Aquanox Spa, Trump International Beach Resort, Sunny Isles, Florida
83. Healing Arts Center Spa, Cavallo Point Lodge, Sausalito, California
Makawé Spa, Matlali Hotel, Nayarit, Mexico
85. The Greenbrier Spa, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
The Spring Resort Spa, Desert Hot Springs, California
87. Bliss Spa W Dallas Victory, Dallas, Texas
Glen Ivy Hot Springs, Corona, California
89. Mii Amo, A Destination Spa at Enchantment Resort, Sedona, Arizona
Red Door Spa, Willard InterContinental, Washington, DC
91. Onda Wellness Spa, Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, Costa Rica
Sole’renity Spa at the Artesian Hotel, Sulphur, Oklahoma
93. The Spa at The Hotel Hershey, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Indian Springs Spa, Calistoga, California
95. Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, Mexico
The Bathhouse Spa, Delano Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada
97. Rhapsody Spa, Westin Nashville, Nashville, Tennessee
Prince of Wales Hotel, Secret Garden Spa, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
99. Relache Spa, Gaylord National, Maryland
Agua Spa, Delano, South Beach, Miami, Florida
Source: Google Analytics, January 1–December 31, 2018. Rankings are determined by unique page views of global spa and wellness travel consumers who visit Spas of America throughout the year.