12 Luxurious Spas In The Maritimes You Should Treat Yourself To At Least Once
The perfect gift for Valentine's Day!
With only a few weeks to go before Valentine’s Day, couples are scrambling to make romantic plans and pick up the perfect gift for that special someone.
Surprise your partner with an overnight stay and spa package at one of these relaxing spots, and don’t be afraid to try some of the more unusual treatments offered by the world class spots!
1. Spirit Spa at the Courtyard Marriott // Halifax
Next time you’re booking a stay at the Courtyard Marriott on Salter Street, be sure to try out the wide variety of wellness services offered at their Spirit Spa. Massages, facials and full body treatments are available for both men and women at really reasonable prices – be sure to try The Ultimate Spa Day Package, which includes a fire and Ice Facial with a Mud Puddle and Knot again Massage, Happy Feet Pedicure and Happy Hands Manicure, Shampoo and Blow Dry with a spa lunch in the middle!
2. White Point Beach Resort // White Point
Situated along a 1km stretch of white, sandy beach, White Point is an iconic seaside resort that was built almost ninety years ago. Open all year round for visitors to enjoy, bring your partner out to White Point and enjoy a relaxing weekend of golf, fine dining, and a variety of relaxing spa treatments. Their Ocean Spa Package is available all winter long, and includes a two-night stay, two one-hour massages and a complimentary breakfast – for more details click here!
3. Digby Pines // Digby
The Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa has a phenomenal view of the incredible Bay of Fundy. The resort offers visitors a refreshing coastal escape and a spot for couples seeking a quiet retreat to restore their energy and relax. Book a special winter package for Valentine’s Day from February 13th to 19th for only $95!
4. Inverary Resort // Cape Breton
On weekends all winter long stay warm at the beautiful Inverary Resort in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Choose from a wide variety of spa packages available to guests, including their seaside escape package which includes a manicure, pedicure and facial all for only $160.
5. The Compass Rose Health and Wellness Centre // Bedford
Located just outside Halifax this relaxing facility offers a variety of classes and spa services for guests to enjoy, including a unique, relaxing flotation experience. Visitors can sign up for a 60-minute or a 90-minute float, in which they are immersed in a pod full of salt water and suspend all their senses for a mesmerising experience.
6. Chance Harbour Nature Spa // Chance Harbour
Open every weekend this winter and requiring no reservations, for only $40 visitors of the Chance Harbour Nature Spa get the chance to try a unique Thermotherapy experience unlike anything else in the Maritimes. Jump between hot salt water pools, waterfalls, wood-fired saunas and vapour saunas, all while surrounded by the beauty of The Bay Of Fundy at this hidden winter spa.
7. Auberge de la Vallee // Bathurst
Book a weekend stay in one of the cabins available at this remote New Brunswick resort, and take advantage of all the relaxing spa facilities available to guests during the course of your stay. Go for their Sense Awakening package if you’re looking to relax on your own, or try the Sweety For Two package as a Valentines day gift to your partner!
8. The Algonquin Resort // St. Andrews
If you’re looking to book a full-service resort for a relaxing weekend away, then you have to try The Algonquin Resort in St. Andrews By-The-Sea. Known for it’s incredible scenery and traditional architecture, be sure to check out the Algonquin Spa, and book their relaxing 3-Hour Escape Treatment!
9. Village Scandinave Lodge & Spa // Haute-Aboujagane
Rent one of the traditional wooden condos at this New Brunswick resort only 23 minutes outside of Moncton for a relaxing weekend in the country. Take advantage of the onsite wellness center and experience the customary Scandinavian spa treatment: body warming, beneficial cold rinse and relaxation period between multiple different hot tubs and saunas.
10. Spa 225 // Kinkora
Check into the Kinkora Country Inn and unwind at Spa 225 by trying their Deep Tissue Massage, Detox Body Wrap or a Weekend Couples Package. If you’re looking to try something a little more unconventional then go for the Hot Stone treatment or a 30-minute mud bath!
11. The Holman Grand Hotel // Charlottetown
Visit PEI’s most luxurious hotel and book an afternoon visit at their Grand Senses Spa. This 6,000 square foot facility offers traditional services like massages and manicures, while also providing visitors the chance to try unique Wellsystem Aqua Massage Therapy on heated beds!
12. Rodd Mill River Resort // Bloomfield
In the summer months this scenic resort is known for its beautiful golf course and a variety of local excursions made available to guests, however during a winter stay you’ll want to warm up with some of their relaxing spa services. Guests are welcome to try aromatic massages, body wraps and polishes, facials, hand & foot care, make-up applications and much more at this one-of-a-kind resort.