Ah, the joys of spring. This is the time of year when the world awakens from its wintry slumber, and there is a sense of rejuvenation on the breeze. You’ve been yearning for these sunny days of gentle warmth all winter long—we know; we have, too! At York Durham Headwaters, we think it’s high time you took a break. Disconnect from the demands of your busy life, and reconnect to yourself this spring with the ultimate in rejuvenation and relaxation.
Nothing says rejuvenation like a luxury spa, where you can leave the world behind for a day. Here in YDH, we have no shortage of fabulous spas that make your wellbeing their top priority. Check out these amazing spas that are high on our recommendation list.
Float Valley – Free yourself from the constant stress of gravity and external stimulation, and find complete relaxation and stillness as you float your cares away. The reduced sensory environment of the float tank is prefect for reducing stress, anxiety and pain. Spend time in the infrared sauna, ozone sauna, or with the Lucia Light to achieve the sense of wellness and relaxation that best suits you. 5261 Hwy 7 C102, Markham
Go Place – This luxury leisure club and spa offers an unparalleled wellness experience. Reconnect to your inner self with over 68,000 square feet of Jacuzzi, specialty baths and saunas with elements like salt, volcanic rock, amethyst and jade (to name just a few), treatment rooms, and lounging and dining areas. There is nothing better than soaking away your tensions and detoxing your body to begin your ultimate wellness journey. 3275 Hwy 7 Unit 2, Markham
Sanctuary Day Spa – Indulge in wellness at this beautifully restored 5,000 square foot historic home in the picturesque downtown core of Newmarket. Make time to take care of you, relax your mind and body, reduce muscle fatigue and restore vital energy. Manicures and pedicures, wraps and scrubs, progressive facial experiences, and signature packages—whatever helps you to disconnect from the world and reconnect with yourself, you are sure to find it in the heart of Newmarket. 57 Main St. S., Newmarket
Signature Beauty Lounge – Looking for a quick pick-me-up? Don’t have time to disconnect for too long? Discover the benefits of drive-through lunch hour treatments that are affordable and just the right amount of indulgence. Your skin and all its needs are in the best hands when professional medical care meats beauty spa, with effective results for your busy lifestyle. Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel, 600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill
Millcroft Inn and Spa – What better way is there to disconnect than with an elegant country escape? Enjoy an award-winning experience with the ultimate indulgence in this state-of-the-art spa. The principal difference at Millcroft is its holistic approach to spa services, and its tailored menu of treatments that is as unique as the person receiving it. Immerse yourself in wellness with 17 areas for signature spa treatments, including 4 dedicated hydrotherapy rooms, indoor and outdoor pools, sauna and steam rooms, and a cozy fireside lounge. 55 John St., Alton
Hockley Valley Resort – Luxuriate in 8,000 square feet of sheer bliss with signature treatments, seasonal features and local vendors. Your perfect escape will allow you to focus on self-care, mindfulness and wellness experiences designed just for you. With multiple treatment rooms, lounge and patio areas, and an extensive menu of services including massage, reflexology, and anti-aging treatments, you’ll learn why you deserve to pamper yourself when you come away with a sense of total wellness—mind, body and soul. 793522 3rd Line EHS, Mono
Thermea Spa Village – You’ve never seen anything like this. Thermea is an oasis of wellness in a village-like setting. This first-of-its-kind facility boasts state-of-the-art installations and buildings reminiscent of a distant past, when life was strongly connected with nature and steeped in tradition. Enjoy your ultimate relaxation with sauna rituals, bathing areas, breathtaking views and soothing experiences throughout the grounds. Focus on you, on your wellness journey, and take time to allow yourself to truly rest. 4015 Cochrane St., Whitby
Beauty Beyond Skin Deep – This premier medical spa is dedicated to offering the absolute best results for your aesthetic goals. You can expect customized non-surgical cosmetic and aesthetic treatment plans from a highly certified team. With treatments such as Botox and fillers, laser hair removal, organic spray tan, massage therapy and nail care, you will feel amazing both inside and out. 36 Athol St. E., Oshawa
Brooklin Village Beauty and Wellness – Discover your one-stop shop for non-toxic beauty and wellness. Relax and rejuvenate in a space that offers total wellness with clean products that work. This dedicated team is focused on making you feel confident, healthy and beautiful while aiming for sustainability in their practices, treatments and approach to wellness. 53 Baldwin St., Whitby
Holistic Salt and Therapy Cave – Take care of you with salt rock from Klodawa-Poland, Himalaya-Pakistan and the Dead Sea. The air inside the salt caves is saturated with minerals and negative ions, and is used for inhalation, rehabilitation, prophylactics and health protection. Enjoy the pleasures of an infrared sauna, hand and foot detox, reflexology and more, all designed to melt your stresses away and help you reconnect with your inner sense of peace and wellness. 16 Brock St. W., Uxbridge