Check in so you can check
out from daily stress at these
luxurious spas, which offer
Cal-a-Vie Health Spa
This stunning destination
spa offers 20 different mind-body-spirit classes like tai
chi, qigong, yoga, labyrinth
walking, and meditation in a
400-year-old chapel. Fitness and
nutrition classes, detoxifying
spa treatments, energy work,
massage and acupuncture, too.
Named “World’s Best Destination
Spa” in Travel + Leisure
magazine’s 2015 Reader’s Poll,
this Japanese-style intimate
retreat hosts a maximum of 40
guests. Set on 600 acres with
Japanese gardens, a bamboo
forest, orchards, and mountain
biking and hiking trails, the
spa also offers garden-to-table
meals, gorgeous rooms and
unique treatments like watsu
and craniosacral therapy.
Set in the
across the U.S.
border in Tecate,
this seminal spa
and legendary treatment center
has offered fitness, nutrition and
wellness classes, spa services
and transformative lectures
THE SPA AT RANCHO VALENCIA
Midday Rendezvous means 3. 5 hours of
bliss in a private casita at this stunning
hacienda-style spa. Couples are welcomed
with Champagne and then lavished with a
signature C+C body scrub with Natura Bissé
products. After a couples massage, it’s time
for a soothing soak for two and nibbles like
crudités and caviar and more bubbly.
5921 Valencia Cir., Rancho Santa Fe
THE SPA AT RANCHO BERNARDO INN
Gorgeous casitas line the resort’s garden,
where couples can tuck into their own private
sanctuary for the Balinese Warm Stone
Massage. Gently heated aromatherapy oils
from ESPA are poured onto the center of the
body and massaged into the skin, while warm
stones are used to tailor the pressure, release
tension and melt the muscles.
17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive, Rancho Bernardo
SPATERRE AT KONA KAI RESORT
Couples can bathe in milk and honey after
a sweet-smelling sugar scrub during the
Cleopatra’s Milk Ritual, which also includes
a 60-minute customized massage, or enjoy
a Balinese massage, herbal exfoliation and
soak in a tub filled with rose petals during the
Javanese Royal Treatment.
1551 Shelter Island Drive, Shelter Island
ROCK SPA AT HARD
ROCK HOTEL SAN DIEGO
The Your Body Is a Wonderland experience
begins with Champagne and chocolate in
the lavish couples suite, followed by a mud
painting session with bodies serving as canvas,
a warm cascading shower and side-by-side
massages. Head up to Nobu for post-spa sushi.
207 Fifth Ave., downtown
THE SPA AT FAIRMONT
GRAND DEL MAR
This European-style spa is home to a classy
couples room replete with marble, a sunken
tub and a cozy fireplace. The sensuous
Couple’s Classic Package includes a mineral-rich bath, followed by an aromatic hydrating
wrap with a head-and-foot massage and a
customized 60-minute full-body massage.
Afterward, head to the adults-only relaxation
pool or coed spa lounge.
5300 Grand Del Mar Ct., Carmel Valley
Spa sanctuaries can be found all over San Diego if you are in the mood to take some
time to unwind. A couples treatment can add a little spice to your spa experience.
Check out these creative therapies designed for romantic rendezvous.
The Spa at Fairmont
Grand Del Mar