Health, wellness and value all play an important role when it comes consumers choosing to visit a Destination spa, according to Spas of America's annual ranking of the Top Destination Spas of 2012.
“Destination Spas offering personalized health and wellness programs in beautiful outdoor settings continue to prove popular with North American spa consumers,” says Spas of America president Craig Oliver. “These wellness experiences play a very important role in the lives of people interested in taking a proactive approach to their own personal health and wellness. And while spas offering a luxury experience are popular on everyone’s 'wish list', Destination spas offering value to consumers are drawing the most attention.” says Oliver.
The Top Destination Spas of 2012 includes 20 spas in the United States, 4 spas in Canada, and one from Mexico.
Spas of America’s Top 100 Spas of 2012 are ranked by unique page views generated by customers visiting their website throughout the year. Spas of America’s global audience is: 70% women; 90% USA/Canada; 25 to 65 years; $75k to $250k HHI; leisure and business travelers; and health, wellness and lifestyle oriented.
Spas of America’s Top Destination Spas of 2012
- Biggest Loser Resort at Fitness Ridge, Ivins, Utah
- Biggest Loser Resort Malibu, Malibu, California
- The Heartland Spa, Gilman, Illinois
- The Biggest Loser Niagara, Java Center, New York
- New Life Hiking Spa, Killington, Vermont
- Oaks at Ojai, Ojai, California
- Red Mountain Spa, St. George, Utah
- Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, Mexico
- The Hills Health Ranch, 108 Mile House, British Columbia
- Grail Springs, Bancroft, Ontario
- Mii amo, a Destination Spa at Enchantment Resort, Sedona, Arizona
- Canyon Ranch, Tucson, Arizona
- Miraval Arizona Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona
- Golden Door, Escondido, California
- Mountain Trek Retreat, Ainsworth Hot Springs, British Columbia
- The Lodge at Woodloch, Hawley, Pennsylvania
- Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa, Miami, Florida
- The Marsh, Minnetonka, Minnesota
- Canyon Ranch Lenox, Lenox, Massachusetts
- The Kerr House, Grand Rapids, Ohio
- Deerfield Spa, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
- Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa, Miami Beach, Florida
- Echo Valley Ranch & Spa, Jesmond, British Columbia
- New Age Health Spa, Neversink, New York
- Tennessee Fitness Spa, Waynesboro, Tennessee
View a complete list of Destination Spas.