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15 Upscale Spas In Ontario You Must Treat Yourself To At Least Once

It's crucial to take a day to yourself every once and a while. Or, take a couple of days with your BFFs or bae and do nothing but relax. Some days you just have to forget about all the stress in your life and leave it back at home. Which is why a spa weekend would be the best choice for everyone!

There is no stress allowed at these spa resorts–it's an unwritten rule. You'll feel like a brand new person as soon as you walk in the door, so do yourself a favour and book ASAP. The holidays are coming up and there is no better gift to yourself than the gift of health.

So take care of yourself and the people you love and take a much needed break at one of these 15 luxurious spas in Ontario–it's totally worth the drive!

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1. Casino Rama Resort // Rama, Ontario

Coolest feature: They use handmade organic products from Hungary which makes the experience more luxurious.

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2. Touchstone on Lake Muskoka // Bracebridge, Ontario

Coolest feature: The infinity pool looks out onto the water, making it seem like the water goes on forever. The view is breathtaking!

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3. Scandinave Spa // Blue Mountains, Ontario

Coolest feature: They offer a eucalyptus steam room, which awakens and revitalizes every part of your body. You'll feel so refreshed.

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4. Ste. Anne's Spa // Grafton, Ontario

Coolest feature: They have seasonal treatments that go along well with the seasons. If you're going in October, they have a pumpkin spice spa experience #basic

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5. Elmwood Spa // Toronto, Ontario

Coolest feature: They have a package called 'water therapy' which allows you to relax an hour before your set appointment in the nicest pool ever.

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6. Kalola Spa // Blue Mountains, Ontario

Coolest feature: They have every body treatment experience you could ask for. How amazing does a lavender dreams sugar treatment sound? Your skin will feel even better than a babies bottom.

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7. Body Blitz Spa // Toronto, Ontario

Coolest feature: You can spend 2.5 hours in a therapeutic pool which all have different benefits to them. If you're feeling frisky, try the cold plunge pool.

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8. Claramount Inn & Spa // Picton, Ontario

Coolest feature: If you're feeling stressed out from the week, they offer aqua therapy which is conducted in a saltwater pool and you stretch your body while relaxing them mind.

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9. Sir Sam's Inn & WaterSpa // Eagle Lake, Ontario

Coolest feature: You can pay little money to soak in a pool all day while relaxing and distressing. With the subtle soft music playing in the background, you'll drift off into your own heaven.

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10. Langdon Hall Country House Hotel & Spa // Cambridge, Ontario

Coolest feature: They have every single facial that you could want and need. If you're going to relax, I recommend the energy one–you'll feel like a brand new person in no time.

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11. Scape Spa // Mount Pleasant, Ontario

Coolest feature: They offer a Herbal Thai massage, which combines a traditional massage with Thai techniques and essential oils to calm the body and mind.

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12. JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa // Minett, Ontario

Coolest feature: If you're here in the summer or fall, you'll love just laying by the pool and taking in the views. You'll feel far from home but at ease in this atmosphere.

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13. Couples Resort // Whitney, Ontario

Coolest feature: The coolest feature about Couples Resort is the fact that there is no one else around but couples. If you're looking to make friends with other couples while relaxing, here is the place to go.

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14. Bahn Thai Spa // Toronto, Ontario

Coolest feature: Bahn Thai Spa offers Thai massages in bright purple and pink rooms which really puts you in a good mood.

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15. The Millcroft Inn and Spa // Caledon, Ontario

Coolest feature: The pool area where you can relax and hang out with whoever you're with is worth the money. Whether it's summer or winter, your body will thank you for relaxing.

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