Canyon Point, Utah
Blending into the untouched miles of the Colorado Plateau, dramatic red-rock canyons and towering mesas lies Amangiri. Among the white stone floors, smooth concrete walls and natural timbers of the resort’s regional architecture, guests are fully immersed in the region’s remote and calming surroundings. The resort’s award-winning spa, spread across 25,000 square feet, focuses on restoring hózhó, which means beauty, harmony, balance and health in Navajo.
Neighboring the largest Native American reservation in the United States, Amangiri’s spa treatments reflect the holistic principles and healing traditions of the Navajo, who have made the area their home for centuries. Their more in-depth Spa Journeys include Desert Dream, featuring the meditative benefits of floatation therapy, and Desert Calm, featuring a body wrap of Red Sedona Clay to nourish the skin. For a more physical experience, the spa also offers Movement Journeys that include hiking, pilates or yoga, followed by their best spa treatments.
Savelletri di Fasano, Italy
Set along the coast of the sparkling Adriatic Sea and surrounded by valleys of ancient olive trees, Borgo Egnazia embodies the rich history of the Puglian countryside. Within the property lies the Vair Spa, where walls of tuff stone are illuminated by the amber light of candles. Meaning “true” in the local dialect, Vair is where guests find their truth – leaving Borgo Egnazia feeling renewed.
The spa’s talented team of “artist-therapists” are experts in a variety of treatments, including naturopathy, psychosomatics, aromatherapy and Kneipp hydrotherapy. Each multi-day program at Vair takes guests on a poetic journey to please the senses. From the four-day Na Maele program, offering a physical and psychological detox, or the three-day Nu Splendor program aimed at aesthetics, relaxation and harmony, Vair has a program to fit any guest’s needs. A variety of classes and individual spa treatments are also available for guests wishing to spend more time enjoying the amenities Borgo Egnazia has to offer. The resort also boasts a selection of restaurants serving the region’s traditional cuisine, and a golf course flanked by the ancient city of Egnathia.
BUNKER HILL FARMS
Imagine a spa so secluded and private that you are the only guest. At Jet Linx Elevated Lifestyle partner Bunker Hill Farms, that is exactly what you will find. Open only to invited guests, Bunker Hill Farms lies nestled in rolling hills and verdant valleys one hour northwest of Chicago. The exclusivity of the resort allows its tree-top spa to focus on one thing – you. Guests are welcomed into a private outdoor garden, complete with fountains and well-manicured greenery before being taken up a private elevator.
Bunker Hill’s tree-top spa features a long list of signature spa treatments to help guests unwind. The popular Signature Service Bunker Hill Experience is 90 minutes of bliss that begins with winding down in the garden with a refreshing beverage of your choice. Then, find ultimate relaxation with a full-body massage. Bunker Hill’s massage rooms feature a glass floor, allowing guests to peer down through the gardens during their treatments.
A Jet Linx Elevated Lifestyle partner and one of the world’s largest day spas, Canyon Ranch offers destination resort locations in both Tucson, AZ, and Lenox, MA. A stay at Canyon Ranch is truly all-inclusive – with accommodations, meals, dozens of activities and
classes, and complimentary use of all facilities included. Their on-hand staff of physicians, dieticians, exercise physiologists, therapists and resort staff provide guests with an in-depth approach to wellness and revitalization.
One of Canyon Ranch’s most popular and award-winning treatments is Rejuvenating Waters – combining the native tradition of a sweat lodge and bodywork to promote cleansing and healing. If a guest is in search of a restful sleep, the Tranquil Sleep Treatment combines serene sounds, sleep-inducing aromas and a specialized massage to calm your nerves. In addition to spa treatments, Canyon Ranch offers a wide range of fitness experiences.
Merida, Tucatan, Mexico
Nestled in the lush Mayan forest near the historic town of Merida, Mexico, lies Chablé Resort – boasting a contemporary, luxury spa constructed around a cenote. A sacred site in the Mayan culture, the cenote was believed to be an entrance to the portals of the afterlife and a way to communicate with the Mayan gods. Today, the cenote serves as a focal point of the spiritual journey offered at Chablé and their invigorating list of spa treatments.
Each well-curated journey that Chablé offers is inspired by traditional Mayan rituals. The spa’s unique therapeutic practices were developed by Chablé’s Spiritual Mother, Monica Simone, who has devoted her life to ancient knowledge and learning spiritual practices. Structured around three themes – flow, balance and inspire – each guest can truly personalize their experience based on each. Book a flotation therapy session in the cenote’s healing waters, reap the natural benefits of Chablé’s dry salt chamber or experience the Temazcal or “House of Vapor” Ritual led by a Mayan Shaman. Each signature service and element engages the mind and body, ensuring a moving experience for every guest.
San Marcos, California
Golden Door was named the World’s Best Destination Spa in 2015, and it’s not difficult to understand why. Visited by Hollywood celebrities such as Liev Schreiber and Susan Sarandon, donating all net proceeds to charity, and appearing in a long list of world-famous fashion and travel publications, Golden Door’s spa experience is unlike any other. At Golden Door, guests receive a completely customizable experience. Unlike many other luxury spas, every treatment is included in your stay – from daily in-room massages to facials, and fitness classes to healthy meals.
One popular treatment at the spa is Shirodhara – a traditional Ayurvedic treatment designed to deeply soothe the nervous system, quiet the mind and rejuvenate the body. In addition to a long list of spa services and treatments, Golden Door also offers weeks dedicated to all male or all female groups, food and wine, astrology and more. With perfectly-manicured Japanese gardens to feed the soul and culinary gardens to feed your body, even the surroundings of the resort will make for a peaceful and unforgettable escape.
At Lake Austin Spa Resort, wellness meets water. Thanks to the resorts prime location on the shores of Lake Austin, every class and spa treatment offered at the resort happens near or in the surrounding waters. The award-winning resort offers over 100 spa services, up to 20 daily fitness and discovery programs, three healthy meals offered daily and access to almost any activity on water. Guests can meander through the terraced foliage and well-manicured gardens of herbs, vegetables, flowers and fruit trees that cover the grounds or explore the Balcones Canyonlands Nature Preserve across the lake.
The 25,000 sq. ft. LakeHouse Spa features an outdoor pool, hot tub, garden suites, lap pool and aquatic gardens. A few recommended Lake Austin spa treatments include Texas Starry Night, to finish your day with a calming lavender chamomile oil massage and lavender wrap, or Deep Rest, where acupressure, aromatherapy, Swedish massage, crystal healing and more combine to induce a deep state of relaxation.
Napa Valley, California
Recognized as one of 2018’s Most Luxurious Spas and awarded five stars by the Forbes Travel Guide, Jet Linx Elevated Lifestyle partner Meadowood Napa Valley combines the hospitality of a private hotel with the benefits of a first-class wellness retreat. “The Meadowood Spa offers guests a unique, all-suite concept, creating an elevated sense of retreat in their own private suite,” noted Jennifer Chiesa, Director of Public Relations. “Each guest’s spa experience is customized based on what their body needs, including delectable and healthy cuisine.”
Every guest’s journey at Meadowood Spa starts with a pre-treatment conversation with a Spa Therapist to determine your curated treatment plan. From there, guests can explore the spa’s many treatment packages. From vinotherapy using grape extracts or seasonal essential oils and herbs, to a black walnut scrub or mud abdominal wrap, Meadowood brings healing benefits of the surrounding wineries and hills to their treatments.