We've traveled all over the world (and all over the internet) to bring you the best luxury spas for you to visit if you're balling on a budget. We'll also tell you which treatments and services to try if glowing skin is what you're after. Enjoy!
5) Baldi Hot Springs (San Carlos, Costa Rica)
Description: The Baldi Hot Springs Hotel Resort & Spa is located at the base of Mount Arenal in San Carlos, Costa Rica.Thanks to the Arenal Volcano’s geothermal activity, there is a number of natural hot springs throughout the area. Warm and soothing, these springs offer visitors an ideal way to relax after a day spent exploring Arenal. Baldi is the largest resort in the area and offers a vast array of hot springs pools, bars, several dining areas and a full suite of spa services. The best part of your visit will be the relaxing soak you're offered in a private hot tub overlooking the volcano after your treatment.
Price Range: $45 - $327
- Coconut & Pineapple Exfoliation (50 mins- $95)
- White clay remineralizing body wrap (50 min – $95)
- Thermomineral Mud Massage (60 min – $110)
Description: The spa at the Icon Brickell building in Miami is definitely worth a trip. The spa is located at the very top of the iconic Icon building. After receiving a treatment of their choosing, spa guests can take a dip while enjoying a breathtaking view of the Biscayne Bay. The Spa’s 5,000 square-foot Water Lounge. With three plunge pools (cold, warm and hot), a library with working fireplace and a dramatic yellow chandelier, a “waiting room” has never been so decadent. Make sure to bring a camera because the modern interior makes for tons of great photo opportunities.
Price Range: $30 - $275
- The Canvas Massage (60 minutes, $145)
- The Princess (20 minutes, $30), a mani or pedi on the two-acre pool deck
Description: If yoga is your thing the Maya Tulum Wellness Retreat & Spa is definitely your happy place. Located on the Riviera Maya between the pristine blue ocean and the tropical forests, this wellness and health spa is made for relaxing and rejuvenating. Enjoy the sounds of the ocean as you take child's pose after an outdoor yoga session or take advantage of the full service spa at prices that won't kill your pockets. Healing was an important part of the Mayan culture and that tradition lives on today in many of this spa's therapeutic treatments rooted in ancient inspiration.
Price Range: $100 - $160
- Spirit Enlightenment Facial (50 minutes, $150)
- Multivitamin Facial (50 minutes, $100)
Description: The Anantara Koh Samui spa resort is nestled in the tropical setting of Boput Koh Samui, Thailand. Guests can enjoy one of the many pampering treatments from the spa menu in private glass-walled treatment rooms with bamboo exterior walls set amid the lush water gardens of Anantara Bophut Koh Samui resort.
Price Range: $25 - $150
- Anantara Bophut Coconut Dream (105 minutes, $60)
Description: Every inch of this spa is infused with exotic and intoxicating Moroccan culture. The spacious and beautifully designed Spa La Mamounia brings together both traditional and modern elements. The spa offers over 80 treatments , including face and body therapies, manicures and pedicures and a signature luxury version of the traditional Hammam ritual. Mamounia also features a large indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi, 10-treatment rooms, 6 outdoor massage cabins, 2-gyms, 2-Hammans and a spa suite for visitors.
Price Range: $50 - $200
- Argan Facial (60 minutes, $120)
Description: The JW Marriott Venice is located on it's own private island off the coast of Venice. It won't be cheap to get there, but once you do the spa services are actually surprisingly affordable for the amount of luxury that surrounds you. After a busy day in Venice, slip away to this hidden retreat where you can enjoy attentive service, heat and water experiences, and lush gardens. Isola delle Rose is a scenic 15-minute ride aboard a complimentary boat from Piazza San Marco to the hotel's private dock.
Price Range: $70 - $245
- Intensive Brightening Facial (80 minutes, $150)