Don’t let social media fool you, there's a lot more to a bachelorette party than just drinking and nightlife. The truth is, many brides want rest and wellness before their big day just as much as a fun night out with their besties. If this is you: plan a bachelorette spa getaway.
There are several distinct cities that are recognized for having top spa services that cater to brides who prefer a restful getaway over a wild day to day party. Sedona, Austin, Palm Springs, and New York are on top of our list as they are home to top rated and luxurious spa - treat yourself with manicures, pedicures, swimming pools and more.
If a spa bachelorette party sounds like a good fit for your wedding babes, keep reading to learn more about which city is best for you depending on what your vacay style is.
This is THE top bachelorette hotspot right now and it's no wonder why as it has so much to offer. With top-rated resorts, over 800 restaurants, outdoor activities, nightlife, 50+ luxury resorts and day spas - you can have your cake and eat it too.
One of our favorite spas includes visiting the Salon & Day Spa at the magnificent Scottsdale Plaza Resort. The spa offers massages, body treatments, facials, and salon services; has four treatment rooms, two infrared saunas, a relaxation lounge, and locker rooms; and sells vegan, organic skincare products. At the top of our list, the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess; brides-to-be, bridesmaids, and best friends can enjoy views of the Sonoran Desert while relaxing in the Well & Being Spa. Here's what your spa day includes: access to spa facilities, a rooftop pool with heated grotto, a Swiss shower, fitness sessions, a sauna, an aromatherapy chamber, complimentary spa lunches (including champagne and cake), and more. Plus you'll get a personal spa concierge if your party has five or more people! If you're heading to Scottsdale, be sure to check out our best-selling Scottsdale bachelorette swag.
Greater Palms Springs, located in the southwest corner of California, is known as a "resort oasis" because it is surrounded by four mountain ranges and home to nine towns. This city is not only one of the top bachelorette cities for the trendiest Airbnbs, restaurants and pool time but also top-rated for a spa weekend. Two Bunch Palms, which recently introduced a new spa concept with nine outdoor treatment rooms, communal clay mud baths, teak soaking tubs and mineral water pools, is a relaxing resort retreat in nature that should be on your radar. Other luxe alternatives on your list should include Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa, Miracle Springs Resort & Spa, and the Ritz-Carlton Spa Rancho Mirage. For a day spa experience, head to Desert Serenity Float, in Greater Palm Springs. Greater Palm Springs has over 1,000 kilometers of beautiful footpaths for your group to explore appreciate and enjoy all of its beauty. If you're heading to Palm Springs, be sure to check out our best-selling Palm Springs bachelorette swag.
Philadelphia isn't the first city that springs to mind when it comes to bachelor party activities. However, if you're organizing a spa bachelorette party to prepare for your wedding day, reconsider. The birthplace of America is a strong contender for the title of best spa bachelorette party location, with several top-tier day spas and hotel spas. High-end Rescue Spa offers a variety of treatments, including facials and add-ons, high-tech therapies, massages, body treatments, waxing, laser hair removal, manicures and pedicures, makeup services, brow and lash services, hair services, as well as other services.
The Four Seasons Philadelphia is a top hotel in the United States and the City of Brotherly Love's tallest building, offering a one-of-a-kind spa experience. You may hang poolside next to a towering indoor infinity pool or work out in the fitness center in addition to receiving spa treatments. If you'd rather go below ground, reserve your spot at the Underground Luxury Spa in The Logan Hotel. The Rittenhouse Spa & Club is another high-end alternative, with personalized bachelorette party packages available. Enjoy Philadelphia's lively restaurant scene, as well as its nightlife and historical sights while you're taking a break from pampering.
New York is home to the Allure Day Spa & Hair Design, which offers bachelorette parties the opportunity to select from eight unique packages. There is also AIRE Ancient Baths in Tribeca that offers a spa experience that includes thermal baths at various temperatures. Soho's Haven Spa NYC, is also a well-known pampering establishment, and will organize an event to your specifications.
If you're looking for a full-service spa resort, the Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown delivers everything. Massages, skin care, nail treatment, meditation, and fitness are all available at this five-star hotel in Lower Manhattan. When visiting, the bride-to-be may want to take a look at Glo Spa NY for different types of luxury facial treatments. Aside from long spa hours, there's a lot to do in New York City. Attend a Broadway show, throw a party at home, go sightseeing in Central Park, dine at a celebrity restaurant like Catch NYC, or conduct your own adventure in the city.
There are plenty of special activities for a bachelorette party, but Austin has it all. Austin is always top of our bachelorette list with its huge bar scene, numerous lake activities (booze cruise or paddle board, it’s great to be outside!), amazing food and of course the live music scene. Little known is that it also has some of the nation's top spa treatments, and it's sure to be an unforgettable trip! Your party at Carter Creek Winery Resort & Spa will give you the best of both worlds with access to outstanding spa treatments and an on-site winery. The country also has a number of well-known resorts, including the luxurious all-inclusive Lake Austin Spa Resort, which Conde Nast Traveler ranked as the best spa resort in North America.
The LakeHouse Spa provides customized group packages for gatherings of six to 30 people. Enjoy massages, facials, water treatments, and Eastern-influenced therapies are among the services offered. Another popular choice is Miraval Austin Wellness Resort & Spa, which offers "wellness with a Texas twist." The resort overlooks Lake Travis and is located near Austin. More than 60 spa treatments are available at the Life in Balance Spa at Miraval, and the resort offers over 50 daily wellness activities. After being pampered and refreshed, the group may want to enjoy other activities accessible during an Austin bachelorette party, such as wineries, breweries, bars, restaurants, and hikes in the outdoors. If you're heading to Austin, be sure to check out our best-selling Austin bachelorette swag.
Perhaps Sedona's "geological wonderland" is on your list of things to do. The beautiful setting makes for a lovely bachelorette getaway, especially if the aim is to relax in nature before your big day. In Sedona, you'll find yourself face-to-face with some of the most spectacular scenery on Earth. Near Grand Canyon National Park, you'll discover 400+ miles of hiking trails and breathtaking vistas that will take your breath away. It's easy to connect with your spiritual side here, and your friends may do so at Sedona's unique spa offerings.
The Hilton Sedona Resort and the Enchantment Resort are two of the most popular spa resorts in Sedona. Eforea Spa at the Hilton features spa treatments, physical therapy, nail services, seven private treatment rooms, a heated outdoor lap pool with thermal elements, exercise classes, and more. The Enchantment Resort has spa rooms, a yoga and movement center, and other services. For 2022 weddings, the renowned Sedona destination resort Mii Amo is being rebuilt. However, it will reopen this fall.
There's a spa, and then there's the beer spa. Travel to Denver with your favorite pals and have some fun. The Mile High City's Beer Spa provides brew-inspired spa treatments as well as locally sourced craft beers. Denver is the perfect place to live the best of both worlds during your bachelorette party with a perfect balance of de-stressing and drinking. Beer bath hydrotherapy, infrared saunas, and zero-gravity massage chairs are just a few of the spa's services they have to offer. Also, for large groups, you may book the entire facility exclusively for your group, and the spa can provide catering, live music, silent discos, and more.
If you're seeking a more conventional spa experience in Denver, the city offers a wide selection of fantastic alternatives. The Salon and Spa at the Brown Palace, the Ritz-Carlton Spa, Denver the Four Seasons Hotel Denver Spa and Glosshouz Day Spa are just a few of the possibilities. Finish your Denver bachelorette party with a fun activity that reflects your interests, such as a Rocky Mountain National Park private bike tour or dinner at one of the city's top restaurants (such as Guard and Grace).
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