When you’re surrounded by some of the best spas in the world, you have no excuse not to book a treatment every now and then. (Is once a week excessive?) That’s why we’re dishing on the most blissful of them all, complete with everything from diamond-infused facials to Turkish baths and everything in between. So sit back, relax and discover the best spas in Miami where you can feel relaxed, rejuvenated and truly pampered.
The 15 Best Spas in Miami to Really Pamper Yourself (Because You Totally Deserve It)
PSA: Miami is home to the best hotel in the country. This is no joke. Acqualina Resort & Spa in Sunny Isles was voted No. 1 by USA Today readers—again!—and we couldn’t be prouder. That’s not all: The hotel includes a 20,000-square-foot spa with ocean views, state-of-the-art treatment rooms and a healing heat and water ritual area. Did we mention the four pools and the red umbrella–lined private beach spanning over four acres of coastline? It’s no wonder this place is racking up the accolades. We’re suddenly inspired to book a spa-cation.
17875 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach; or acqualinaresort.com
The Spa at Carillon Miami Wellness Resort takes luxury relaxation to a whole new level. It offers a harmonious blend of cutting-edge technology, traditional techniques and restorative rituals. In other words, expect everything from Tibetan bowl experiences to energy healing to cryotherapies to soothing treatments like aromatherapy massages and salt float therapy. Safe to say one afternoon here won’t be enough.
6801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; carillonhotel.com
Spanning three floors, this mega-sized spa offers an indulgent selection of wellness, massage and beauty therapies. Beyond the treatment you choose—whether that be a sugar and salt scrub massage or a vitamin C facial—Ame provides a complimentary three-step wellness circuit encompassing aroma and music therapy steam rooms, followed by a rejuvenating Himalayan salt room. Stay as long as you’d like or stop in before and after your treatment.
19999 W. Country Club Dr., Aventura; amewellness.com
Escape the everyday and treat yourself to a day of luxury at The St. Regis Bal Harbour Spa. Surrounded by the soothing ocean waves, this spa is the ultimate destination for self-care. From facials to massages, their menu of revitalizing treatments are customized to meet your individual needs and goals, using fresh tropical ingredients (like camphor and mandarin), luxurious touches (hello, 24k gold wrap) and special treats like a glass of Champagne pre-treatment.
9703 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour; marriott.com
Head just a bit farther north and spend an afternoon at Eau Spa, a 42,000-square-foot oasis complete with steam rooms, whirlpools, saunas, bath lounges and bottomless sparkling wine and cupcakes (yes, cupcakes!). Be sure to take advantage of the Scrub and Polish Bar, where you can create a personalized blend of aromatic herbs, oils and sea salts.
100 S. Ocean Blvd., Manalapan; eaupalmbeach.com
Exhale Spa at the Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour is equal parts calm and chic. We’ll rarely turn down their customizable Power Facial or the fragrant Glow Body Scrub. Looking to really supercharge the self-care? Sign up for a monthly membership to guarantee one facial or massage treatment per month, plus all-day access to the spa’s amenities. Could you possibly ask for more?
10295 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour; ritzcarlton.com
This private downtown oasis is open to both hotel guests and locals, offering a variety of classic spa treatments, including deep tissue massages, aromatherapy, facials and body scrubs. There’s even something called the North Star treatment to polish your body like the gem it is. Post-treatment, make your way to the co-ed steam room and take advantage of the spa’s lounge facilities.
1300 S. Miami Ave., Miami; sbe.com
Just look at that dreamy, fairy tale–like interior. The Spa at the Miami Beach Edition Hotel not only offers state-of-the-art treatments and services but also access to a 24-hour high-tech gym, optional personal training and a full-service water suite. Wind down on a plush white sofa in the spa’s dimly lit lounge before being whisked away for the resort’s signature Model Behavior facial, which includes a fruit-acid cleanse, a vitamin C boost and a brightening oxygen spray, all guaranteed to keep your skin glowing for days.
2901 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; editionhotels.com
At the Faena Hotel, the Tierra Santa Healing House is an uber-luxe, 22,000-square-foot sanctuary featuring one of the largest Turkish baths on the East Coast. Here, the spa specializes in shaman-developed body-healing rituals and treatments, as well as technologically advanced facial treatments. No matter what session you choose, make sure to arrive with enough time to visit the Wet Spa, complete with water treatments, steam and sauna rooms and more. Though you may catch a few hotel guests on your way in, this spa is remarkably serene. It may even make you feel like you’re on vacation.
3201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; faena.com
10. The Standard Spa
The Standard Spa is anything but ordinary. Think of it as the place to go for a mix of recovery, hydrotherapy and luxury. There’s a Turkish-style hammam, aroma steam room, Roman waterfall hot tub, Finnish sauna, arctic plunge, mud lounge and infinity pool as well as treatment baths. And that’s not even counting the dozens of different treatments available, such as facials, massages, body scrubs and even nail art. Yeah, we’re taking a day off for this place. (Psst: If you’re a spa junkie, look into an annual membership.)
40 Island Ave., Miami Beach; standardhotels.com
For top-notch luxury, book a spa day at the Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove. This upscale, villa-like hotel features gorgeous floor-to-ceiling marble bathrooms (hello, home inspo), a calming resort spa pool and next-level relaxation treatments featuring organic Florida Keys honey, mango and coconut in almost every signature treatment. If you’re looking for an extra dose of meditation, opt for the Mindful Massage, which combines guided breathing, visualization and a deep therapeutic massage to release physical and emotional anxieties, relax the mind and restore a positive spirit.
3300 SW 27th Ave., Miami; ritzcarlton.com
Massages, facials, steam rooms, saunas, yoga, meditation: The Spa at the Four Seasons Hotel has everything you need for the ultimate R&R experience, even down to private tea rooms facing the ocean. Plus, they can tailor almost any treatment to your liking, from stress, tension and balance massages to anti-aging treatments targeting specific concerns. Decorated in floor-to-ceiling terrazzo, the spa is probably one of the most Instagram-worthy too. It’s an all-around win.
9011 Collins Ave., Surfside; fourseasons.com
Spa like a pro at the Lapis Spa at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach. Take in stunning ocean views while you enjoy various treatment sessions, from massages to facials to body scrubs. Treat yourself to the Day of Joy full-day package, which includes a 50-minute massage followed by a 50-minute triple-cleanse facial.
4441 Collins Ave.; fontainebleau.com
The Bamford Wellness Spa at 1 Hotel South Beach is one for the books. Voted Florida’s best hotel spa by the 2020 World Spa Awards, the holistic-centered facility offers a reprieve from life’s daily stressors. Choose from massage treatments, facials and other exclusive treatments formulated to restore natural nourishment to the body. Pro tip: Ask about the Diamond Radiance facial, an indulgent, hydrating treatment combining the healing and anti-aging powers of diamond.
2341 Collins Ave., Miami; 1hotels.com
If you’re looking to make a day out of your spa treatment, the Seagate is the spot. This 8,000-square-foot retreat in Delray Beach offers a robust menu of treatments, from massages to the celebrity-favorite HydraFacial. The best part? Spa guests enjoy all-day access to the hotel pool, whirlpool, pool bar, fitness center, tranquility room and steam room.
1000 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach; seagatedelray.com
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