Keep that summer glow fresh by hitting up a spa resort with your girls. Take some time to indulge, you deserve it! Escape your worries and stress as you sink into the deep relaxation of a hot spring or have your muscles rejuvenated during a massage.
Note that starting prices or entry is under $60, but the price can increase depending on the treatments you select.
Here are 8 lovely spa resorts in BC you need to go to for your next girl's getaway:
The Spa at Painted Boat Resort // Sunshine Coast
Experience a luxurious oasis. The tranquil SPA Garden costs $40 for entry and includes a sauna cave, outdoor glacial rain shower, multi-jet hot pool with massaging waterfall, and warm saltwater flotation pool. Their treatments all incorporate a blend of sea nutrients and essential oils. Several spa packages are available at the spa.
Grotto Spa // Parksville
Considered the #1 Spa in Canada (as voted by Spas of America), Grotto Spa boasts a unique Grotto mineral pool that can soothe muscle and joint aches, detoxify, remineralize and stimulate the metabolism. The pool area also features a two story waterfall, a cool-splash cascade and a whirlpool.
Cost: $40 for bath access, bath access complimentary with any sixty minute spa treatment
Scandinave Spa // Whistler
Soak in a Scandinavian bath and your worries will melt away. Overlooking the mountain vistas and Whistler Blackcomb’s valleys, the Scandinave Spa is a perfect place to relax and rejuvenate. The Scandinavian bath experience, also known as hydrotherapy, offers several benefits. On top of cleansing, energizing, and relaxing the body, it stimulates blood circulation and the release of endorphins. There is also a thermal waterfall and massage packages are available.
Cost: $60 for bath access
KurSpa at Sparkling Hill Resort // Vernon
This infinity pool is one of the best in BC. As a hotel guest, you get free access to KurSpa. With KurSpa, you get complimentary access to their 7 unique aromatherapy saunas and steam rooms. You can also enjoy their igloo, indoor pool, hot pool, outdoor infinity pool, and more.
Cost: Treatments at KurSpa start at $45, KurSpa is only available to Sparkling Hill Guests, room prices vary based on season
Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa // Harrison Hot Springs
Located only an hour and half from Vancouver, Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa is a popular weekend getaway for Vancouverites. Five different hot spring fed mineral pools are included with your stay.
Cost: Room prices start around $54 per person, may change based on season
Halcyon Hot Springs // Nakusp
Experience the healing waters at Halycon, known as “lithia waters”. These waters can help provide relief from arthritis, osteoporosis, and gout. Hot spring access is included with your stay or you can choose to just stop by for a day and take a dip for only $13!
Cost: $13 for pool access, room prices start at approximately $47 per person, per night for 4 people
Sante Spa // Victoria
Rest your mind, body, and spirit at the Sante Spa, where there is a wide selection of spa treatments for relaxation and renewal. The Sante Spa makes use of the therapeutic benefits of local ingredients such as coastal sea kelp, northern clay, and lavender.
Cost: Treatments start at $25
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort // Fairmont
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort is home to Canada's largest natural hot springs. Soak in the hot mineral water amidst the views of the Rocky Mountains.
Cost: Prices start as low as $8 for hot spring access