There are several places in Eastern Washington where you can escape from the hectic pace of everyday life and enjoy a relaxing spa getaway. Here are five of the very best.
Located in a separate building adjacent to the lodge, Suncadia's Glade Spring Spa provides one of the best spa experiences in the state. The spacious facility includes well-equipped locker rooms, two large relaxation rooms, and a spa shop. Treatments range from such standards as a relaxation massage or a facial to services that incorporate wine or appeal to gentlemen. It's the spa's outdoor mineral baths - set among natural-style landscaping that includes running water, warm fires, and deck space - that make Glade Spring Spa exceptional. These "mountain glades" feature soaking pools of various temperatures, lounge seating areas, and outdoor saunas. The coed glade offers three different pools, while the private women's glade has its own mineral bath and sauna. With multi-treatment and multi-day packages, the Glade Spring Spa can provide a full spa getaway experience.
The spa at the Sun Mountain Lodge offers a complete menu of treatments. Guests can select from a long list of different types of facials and massages, featuring everything from black mud to hot rocks. Pampering body wraps and scrubs are also available. Located in Winthrop, adjacent to the majestic vistas of the North Cascades, the Sun Mountain Lodge is a year-round resort featuring outdoor recreation of every kind.
The LaRive Spa & Salon at Spokane's Northern Quest Resort & Casino offers a variety of unique experiences that will leave you feeling refreshed and renewed. Their high-tech experiential showers are an invigorating treat. Both single-sex and coed relaxation rooms are available. The coed relaxation room features an amazing soaking pool with waterfall that will turn you into a noodle. The spa and hotel wing of the Northern Quest Resort is separated from the casino and entertainment space by both distance and atmosphere.
Cave B Inn, a luxury resort, is located near the small town of George overlooking the Columbia River. You can choose from long list of relaxing treatments at The Spa at Cave B, many featuring Aveda's line of products. Co-located with a premium winery, Cave B Inn guests can enjoy wine tasting and culinary programs as well as fine dining at Tendril Restaurant. The region near Cave B is rich in outdoor recreation opportunities, including hiking, biking, and golf.
The Davenport Spa and Salon, a full-service day spa, is located in the same spot as the Davenport's original 1914 barbershop. Spa services run from such pampering treats as a sugar scrub or hot stone therapy massage to beauty treatments that will leave you looking and feeling renewed and refreshed. In addition to spa and beauty treatments, guests at the Davenport Hotel can enjoy deluxe rooms with marble walk-in showers, dining at the Palm Court Grill or the Safari Room, and a luxurious indoor pool.