Vacation Relaxation: Top Spas In South Florida

March 22, 2014 9:00 AM

Ahhhh … the feeling of being pampered. There is nothing better than melting your stresses away while sipping champagne at a luxurious spa. Lucky for you, South Florida is simply heaven for the spa enthusiast. There is no shortage of world-class spas in South Florida – from the urban atmosphere of Miami to the island playground of Palm Beach. These few spas are definitely worth a try.

The Spa at The Breakers Palm Beach

1 S. County Road
Palm Beach, FL 33480
(561) 653-6656

Seeking quiet relaxation among the rich history of The Breakers Hotel can be exactly what you need to restore tranquility in your life. The Breakers is home to a 20,000-square-foot spa nestled on the oceanfront of Palm Beach with crashing waves to ignite true calm during one of its outdoor spa services. The Spa at the Breakers was recognized by the 2013 Forbes Travel Guide as a four-star experience. All products and treatments feature all-natural organic ingredients and top-ranked therapists. You will truly know relaxation after you experience The Spa at The Breakers.

The Spa at Canyon Ranch Miami Beach

6801 Collins Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33141
(305) 514-7000

The Canyon Ranch name has become synonymous with relaxation and wellness. The Miami Beach location is no different. It is the largest wellness spa in South Florida, boasting an astonishing 70,000 square feet. Here, you will not only relish in divine treatments of lush relaxation, but you also get the opportunity to push your body to its limits at one of the many group fitness classes or up on the two-story rock climbing wall. Indoor and outdoor treatments are available and hotel guests have full access to all of the amenities.

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Spa Atlantic at The Atlantic Hotel

601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
(954) 567-8020

Somewhere between the urban scene in Miami and the low-key ambiance of Palm Beach lies absolute perfection at the Spa Atlantic at The Atlantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Eight spa treatment rooms and a full-service salon give you ample options for relaxation. The Atlantic Spa only uses all-natural products for its treatments and integrates the elements of nature into every spa experience. The spa also features an exclusive product known as Osea – an organic algae that is derived from the beaches of Patagonia and known for its high-nutrient content and power to relax and heal.

pritkin spa Vacation Relaxation: Top Spas In South Florida


The Pritikin Spa

The Pritikin Longevity Center
8755 N.W. 36th St.
Miami, FL 33178
(305) 935-7131

Pritkin is more than a spa. It is also known as a longevity center. You can indulge in spa services, curl up for a nap in the solarium or find refreshment under soothing showers. Educational and fitness classes are available as well, if you want to get your heart pumping before seeking total Zen. Turn back the hands of time and relish in relaxation at Pritkin Spa in Miami.

Acqualina Spa by ESPA

17875 Collins Ave.
Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160
(305) 918-8000

Acqualina Spa has been dubbed a “relaxation oasis” by previous spa visitors. The experience begins the moment you walk into the lavish environment adorned with Mediterranean-style touches on all sides. You can find peace in the quiet lounges or detox your body in the sauna and steam rooms. Take a dip in the spa pool or bask in the glory of South Florida sun on the terrace. Find deepest relaxation with Ayurvedic-based spa treatments. Hours and hours of relaxation perfection await you at Acqualina Spa in Sunny Isles Beach.

Related: Top Luxury Hotels In South Florida

Danielle C. Tworek holds a degree in Nutrition & Dietetics and is a NASM certified personal trainer and weight loss specialist. Danielle’s health-focused articles have been featured on multiple top-ranked news and blog sites. Her work can also be found on

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