Miami in July is hot…really hot. And humid…really humid. But it’s also the best place to be for the ultimate spa treatments at some of the most exclusive spas on the planet, all for a lot less than you’d normally pay. That’s because July is Miami Spa Month, and this year marks the seventh annual celebration of the city’s premier spas, which are offering a range of rejuvenating special treatments at a real bargain.
Miami Spa Month lasts until August 31, so there’s still plenty of time to plan a Miami getaway for some serious R&R. Check out some of Miami’s top spas, then book your appointment for bliss!
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental
Get a taste of Asian serenity and experience the beauty of Miami at this exciting downtown Miami hotel that features views of Biscayne Bay, a private beach and a soothing spa. With 17 treatment rooms, stunning floor-to-ceiling views and a state-of-the-art fitness center, the Spa offers guests a host of options for relaxation and rejuvenation. Restorative treatments and techniques at the spa blend elements of Chinese, Ayurvedic, European, Balinese and Thai therapies. A 50-minute de-stress massage or hydrofacial express is only $129, and during Miami Spa Month, guests who book a massage or facial can have a 90-minute Mandarin Oriental manicure and pedicure for just $75.
The Carillon Hotel & Spa
Formerly Canyon Ranch Miami Beach, this luxurious beachfront wellness destination features South Florida’s largest spa, with 22 treatment rooms, aquatic thermal suites, full-service salon and vast array of therapeutic treatments. Enjoy discounts of more than 50% on spa, fitness, and wellness services. For only $99, spa devotees can have a 50-minute restorative massage or a 50-minute Vitali-C facial, and even a coconut milk & honey manicure and pedicure.
Espa at Acqualina Resort & Spa
Located in the beautiful Acqualina Resort, a Mediterranean-style oasis on the beach near upscale Bal Harbor shops, Espa offers holistic, restorative treatments rooted in Ayurvedic teaching, with treatments ranging from body and foot massages, exfoliation, body wraps, and signature treatments like ESPA Time, up to 4 hours of glorious treatments and massages designed to rejuvenate mind, body and soul. Treatments during Miami Spa Month begin at $99, including a 50-minute Swedish massage and a 50-minute skin radiance facial. $129 gets you a 50-minute refining enzyme facial, a great price for a treatment that’ll have you looking and feeling restored and rejuvenated.
Lapis, the Spa at Fontainbleau
This luxurious retreat on the beach is a favorite of Martha Stewart, who called it “the most beautiful spa in America.” Treatments at Lapis Spa include outstanding facials and ocean-inspired wraps, plus an amazing array of amenities you’ll get to enjoy afterward your treatments: mineral pools, a “rain tunnel” featuring massaging jet showers, eucalyptus steam baths and more. During July and August, a Swedish Rubdown Massage—normally $155—is $99, and so is a pore-perfecting facial, usually $145.
The Ritz Carlton Spa Coconut Grove
This peaceful hotel spa located in the heart of Miami’s Coconut Grove offers both in-room and pool-side spa services. Treat yourself to a warm stone massage, signature pedicure or other relaxing customized spa treatment. A comprehensive selection of massage techniques, body treatments, modern facial care and precision nail services is enhanced by a tranquil ambiance and superior Ritz-Carlton service. For Spa Month, guests can enjoy an 80-minute Swedish massage or a 75-minute facial and Swedish massage for only $99, or opt for the 80-minute Ritz-Carlton Signature Massage and choose two enhancements, including a Moroccan Oil scalp treatment, hand or foot scrub, or a deep tissue upgrade.