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The 10 best spa resorts in New England for getting a spring reset

Relax your mind and body at these luxury wellness centers near Boston for an affordable getaway.

JQ LouiseKatie McAleer
Written by: Katie McAleer

Spring is in full swing and we’re all coming out of our winter hibernation. If you feel like you need to shake off the winter chill a spa day might be just what you need. Fortunately, New England is filled with award winning spas and wellness centers offering the latest groundbreaking treatments and reliable classics, all within a short drive from Boston. Book a girl’s weekend, a couple’s getaway or treat mom for Mother’s Day! And if these get you in the mood for a little weekend trip check out our guide to all the best weekend getaways in New England.  

The best spa resorts in New England for a relaxing getaway

Address: 55 Lee Rd. Lenox, MA

Why you should visit: Escape the city and head west to the storied Massachusetts Berkshires, there you will find the peaceful and idyllic Miraval Berkshires Resort and Spa. With pioneering programs, exclusive spa treatments, nourishing cuisine and world-class wellness specialists, Miraval will help you reset and recenter. Their one-of-a-kind experiences offer something for everyone, spend time outside with horses during an Equine Meditation, embrace the spiritual with Mysteries of the Tarot and Astrology Exploration, or unwind in the spa with their new Obsidian and Sage Detoxifying Ritual body treatment.

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Address: 33 Exeter St. Boston, MA

Why you should visit: For any and all pampering needs, look no further than Back Bay’s G2O Spa + Salon. The 17,000 square foot facility, is the perfect one-stop-shop for all your spa, beauty and relaxation needs. They offer innovative treatments in their Experience Room, like the Bali Revitalization Ritual which will leave you mentally and physically recharged. For Mother’s Day, G2O is offering the Ultimate Mother’s Day Pampering Package ($585) which includes a 60-minute Signature Hot Stone Massage, Platinum Facial with JLO Glow Beauty HydraFacial Add-On and an 80-minute Deluxe Pedicure. Explore all their latest offerings and promos.


Address: 241 Quails Hill Rd. Brattleboro, VT

Why you should visit: A family-owned wellness retreat just two hours from Boston in Brattleboro Vermont, the Setu’s mission is to teach the traditions of Indian medicine, yoga, and meditation in support of greater wellbeing. Setu offers guests meditation retreats, spa and massage treatments, Ayurvedic Indian health consultations, sound Meditation with pranayama, and artfully prepared Indian cuisine-inspired meals, all within a peaceful-luxury sanctuary setting that allows guests to unplug, let go and focus on their inner and outer wellness.

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Address: 776 Boylston St. Boston, MA

Why you should visit: The award-winning spa at the Mandarin Oriental provides signature wellness experiences in a serene environment, featuring a Crystal Steam Room, Vitality Pools and more. Welcome the spring season and celebrate Mother’s Day with “Time Rituals”, offered through May and beyond. Spa therapists will provide dedicated time, consultation and tailored experience based on guest’s individual needs, with unique massage, facial and healing treatments.


Address: 35 Landmark Dr. Plymouth, MA

Why you should visit: Let the outside world slip away at the Mirbeau Inn and Spa Plymouth. In addition to the award-winning spa services Mirbeau offers daily complimentary instructor-led fitness classes. They also offer private training, yoga therapy, meditation and nutrition consultations. Book the limited-edition Momma Spring Treatments designed to provide deep harmony, balance and clam.

Address: 591 Shore Rd. Cape Neddick, ME

Why you should visit: Located on the picturesque shores of coastal Maine, the Cliff House offers captivating views, luxury accommodations and a spa showcasing the very best in wellness and beauty practices. The Spa channels a transformative interplay of water, stone, earth and sky. It serves as an oasis for guests to rejuvenate and recharge through a circuit of saunas, steam rooms and treatment spaces. Explore their signature journeys like Untamed Maine.


Address: 1 Bluff Ave. Watch Hill, RI

Why you should visit: The Ocean and Harvest Spa at the Ocean House is the only Forbes Five-Star spa in Rhode Island, and among only 56 destination spas in the world to achieve the Five-Star rating. Guests can immerse themselves in personalized spa experiences that reflect nature’s true elegance. Once a month the spa team hosts a Wellness Wednesday seminar to help guests enrich their wellness journey.

Address: 3567 Main St. Manchester Village, VT

Why you should visit: Relax and unwind in Vermont at the Equinox Resort and Spa, the luxury spa features local products and incorporate elements of Vermont’s natural beauty to create healing, revitalizing atmosphere and strong sense of balance. Explore their spa packages Girlfriend Getaway or Made for Mom. In addition to relaxing in the spa, guests can reconnect with nature at the Green Mountain Falconry School or have an off-road adventure with the Land Rover Experience.


Address: 2906 White Mountain Hwy. North Conway, NH

Why you should visit: Scandinavia is just a 3 hour drive from Boston. A luxurious Nordic spa, Villa Hygge was designed to embrace the natural surroundings with warm, natural tones that evoke a peaceful atmosphere to experience the serenity of the Scandinavian lifestyle, in a space where wellbeing is the only priority. Guests can enjoy the benefits of a Himalayan salt lounge, experience the magic of an outdoor, traditional Finnish sauna, schedule a personalized aromatherapy massage, learn tips for a healthier way of life from healthcare professionals and sample European cuisine to appreciate the art of mindful eating.

Address: 41 Mary St. Newport, RI

Why you should visit: In a beautiful mix of old and new, The Vanderbilt is located in a stunning Gilded Age that has been beautifully restored and updated with modern luxuries. Relax and restore body and soul, the spa features saunas and steam showers plus guests can indulge in a unique hot stone massage that uses stones washed under the breaking waters of the Atlantic shoreline. The Tranquility Room is ideal for couples, mother-daughters or friends who wish to unwind following their treatment.

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