Top 100 North American Spas of 2023 Revealed: Palm Springs Oasis Takes the Crown

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(IN SHORT) Spas of America has released its highly anticipated Top 100 Spas of 2023 list, showcasing the most popular spa and wellness destinations in North America. The Spa at Séc-he in Palm Springs, California, has been named the #1 spa of the year. The list includes 82 spas from the United States, 14 from Canada, and four from Mexico. Spas of America’s annual rankings are based on unique page views and consumer choices, with a requirement of a Google Review rating of 4.0 or higher for inclusion.

(PRESS RELEASE) PALM SPRINGS, United States of America, 2024-Jan-9 — /Travel PR News/ — In the realm of spa and wellness travel, 2023 marked a noticeable resurgence across North America. Spas of America, a platform dedicated to this niche, has revealed its highly anticipated Top 100 Spas of 2023, shedding light on the preferred escapes for those seeking ultimate relaxation and well-being.

Craig Oliver, president of Spas of America, observed a revival within the spa industry. “Consumers are rediscovering and revisiting beloved wellness havens, exploring new and enticing resorts and hotels, and discovering experiences deeply rooted in fitness, fresh air, and a connection with nature,” he says. The crown jewel of 2023’s spa sanctuaries is The Spa at Séc-he in Palm Springs, California.

The Spa at Séc-he, is an oasis inspired by the ancient healing waters of the Agua Caliente Hot Mineral Spring. Nestled within an expansive wellness space, this sanctuary offers diverse amenities, including gender-specific bathhouses, treatment rooms, a salon, fitness facilities, and captivating outdoor mineral pools.

“This is an amazing accolade for the entire team at Séc-he,” says ​​Saverio (Sal) R. Scheri III, Chief Operating Officer, Agua Caliente Casinos. “From conception through design and now daily operations, the team at Séc-he is focused on creating inimitable experiences for our guests that will stay with them long after their visit.  Curating so many unique treatments and immersions that combine to create life-changing practices is the passion of everyone at Séc-he, and this recognition further confirms their dedication.”

“It is an utmost honor for The Spa at Séc-he to be named #No.1 Spa in 2023,” says Daniel Spencer, director of spas, The Spa at Séc-he and Sunstone Spa. “Thank you to Spas of America for this recognition. Creating a one-of-a-kind wellness destination rooted in the sacred healing waters and hot springs of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and offering innovative and traditional spa therapies has been a dream come true for my team and me.

The Top 100 Spas of 2023 list includes 82 spas from the United States, 14  from Canada, and four from Mexico. 

Spas of America’s annual Top 100 Spas award provides insight into the most popular spas of the year based on unique page views and consumer choices on New for 2023, all spas must also uphold a Google Review rating of 4.0 or higher to be considered for inclusion.

Spas of America’s Top 100 Spas of 2023

  1. The Spa at Séc-he, Palm Springs, California
  2. Red Mountain Resort, Ivins, Utah
  3. Sunstone Spa at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa, Rancho Mirage, California
  4. Skaná, The Spa at Turning Stone Resort, Verona, New York
  5. Spa at The Ritz-Carlton Charlotte, North Carolina
  6. Grotto Spa at Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort, Parksville, British Columbia
  7. The Spa at Beau Rivage, Biloxi, Mississippi
  8. Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain, The Blue Mountains, Ontario

    Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain, Ontario

  9. Spa by JW, JW Marriott Charlotte, North Carolina
  10. Elements Spa at Minerals Hotel, Crystal Springs Golf Resort, Vernon Township, New Jersey
  11. Elora Mill Hotel & Spa, Elora, Ontario
  12. Reflections Spa at Grand Cascades Lodge, Hamburg, New Jersey
  13. Feathers Spa at the Peabody Hotel, Memphis, Tennessee
  14. Immerse Spa, MGM Grand Detroit, Michigan
  15. Spa by JW, JW Marriott Water Street Tampa, Florida
  16. STRATA Integrated Wellness and Spa, Garden of The Gods Resort & Club, Colorado Springs, Colorado
  17. Vetta Nordic Spa, Oro-Medonte, Ontario
  18. Bamford Wellness Spa, 1 Hotel Hanalei Bay, Princeville, Hawaii
  19. The Spa at The Omni Homestead Resort, Hot Springs, Virginia
  20. Glen Ivy Hot Springs, Temescal Valley, California
  21. Spa Otomi, The Westin Los Cabos Resort & Spa, Baja California-Sur
  22. G Spa & Salon Foxwoods, Mashantucket, Connecticut
  23. Spa Walden, Walden Inn & Spa, Aurora, Ohio

    Spa Walden, Ohio

  24. Verandah Fitness Club & V-Spa, The Hilton Anatole, Dallas, Texas
  25. St. Anne’s Spa, Grafton, Ontario
  26. The Spa at White Oaks Resort, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
  27. The Spa at Sun Valley Resort, Idaho
  28. The St. Regis Deer Valley Spa, Utah
  29. Aarna Spa, Pasea Hotel & Spa, Huntington Beach, California
  30. Mysa Nordic Spa & Resort, Saint Peters Bay, Prince Edward Island
  31. Bamford Wellness Spa, 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn, New York
  32. The Spa at Thompson Zihuatanejo, Guerrero 
  33. The Spa at Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, New York
  34. Remède Spa, The St. Regis Mexico City, Ciudad de México
  35. The Spa at Wine & Roses, Lodi, California
  36. Crystal Spa, Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa, Thompsonville, Michigan

    Crystal Spa at Crystal Mountain, Michigan

  37. The Spa at Sweetgrass, Wild Dunes Resort, Isle of Palms, South Carolina
  38. Ciel Spa at the SLS Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California
  39. Relâche Spa, Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville, Tennessee
  40. The Society Hotel Bingen, Spa & Bathhouse, Cook, Washington
  41. The Norwich Spa at Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, Connecticut
  42. Lantana Spa, JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa, Texas
  43. The Spa at The Peaks, Telluride, Colorado
  44. The Lodge at Woodloch, Hawley, Pennsylvania

    The Lodge at Woodloch, Spas of America

    The Lodge at Woodloch, Pennsylvania

  45. The Pearle Hotel & Spa, Burlington, Ontario
  46. Thistle, an Auberge Spa, Wildflower Farms, Gardiner, New York
  47. Miraj Hammam Spa, Shangri-La Toronto, Ontario
  48. Thermea Spa Village Whitby, Ontario
  49. Soul Spa, The Westin Jackson, Mississippi
  50. CIVANA Wellness Resort & Spa, Carefree, Arizona
  51. Spa at the Shoals, Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa, Florence, Alabama
  52. The Spa at The Westin Rancho Mirage, California
  53. The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Washington, D.C.
  54. Boathouse Spa and Baths, Oak Bay Beach Hotel, Victoria, British Columbia
  55. Gervasi Vineyard Resort & Spa, Canton, Ohio
  56. Spa at Ross Bridge, Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa, Alabama
  57. The Spa at The Asbury Ocean Club Hotel, Asbury Park, New Jersey
  58. Spa Toccare at the Borgata, Atlantic City, New Jersey
  59. Spa Terra at The Meritage Resort, Napa, California

    Spa Terra at The Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa Valley, Spas of America

    Spa Terra at The Meritage Resort Napa Valley, California

  60. Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa, Miami, Florida
  61. Breve Spa, Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport, Boston, Massachusetts
  62. Carillon Miami Wellness Resort, Miami Beach, Florida
  63. Hashani Spa, JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Arizona
  64. Nemacolin, Farmington, Pennsylvania
  65. The Spa at Ballantyne, Charlotte, North Carolina
  66. Golden Door, San Marcos, California
  67. SpaTerre, Teton Mountain Lodge, Teton Village, Wyoming
  68. Sole’renity Spa at The Artesian Hotel, Sulphur, Oklahoma
  69. The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Mexico City, Ciudad de México
  70. Spa Pechanga, Pechanga Resort Casino, Temecula, California

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    Spa Pechanga, Pechanga Resort Casino, California

  71. The Ridge at Horizons – A Wellness Retreat, Harrisonburg, Virginia
  72. Manitou Springs Resort & Mineral Spa, Manitou Beach, Saskatchewan
  73. The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley, East Palo Alto, California
  74. The Greenbrier Spa, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
  75. Bamford Wellness Spa, 1 Hotel San Francisco, California
  76. Spa Shiki at the Lodge of Four Seasons, Lake Ozark, Missouri
  77. Serrano Spa, Yaamava’ Resort & Casino, Highland, California
  78. BALNEA, spa + réserve thermale, Bromont, Quebec
  79. The Spa at Encore Boston Harbor, Everett, Massachusetts
  80. The Spa at Stein Eriksen Lodge, Park City, Utah
  81. The Spa at Vanderbilt Grace, Newport, Rhode Island
  82. Mokara Spa, Omni PGA Frisco Resort, Texas
  83. The Spa at Harrah’s Resort Southern California
  84. Spa Viata, Hotel Viata Austin, Texas
  85. Conrad Spa Indianapolis, Indiana
  86. Turtle Cove Spa, Mountain Harbor Resort, Mt. Ida, Arkansas

    Turtle Cove Spa, Mountain Harbor Resort, Arkansas

  87. The Spa at Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida
  88. Ohtli Spa, Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa, Jalisco
  89. RAKxa Wellness Spa, The St. Regis Aspen Resort, Colorado
  90. Ciel Spa at SLS Brickell, Miami, Florida
  91. Yarrow, an Auberge Spa at Hotel Jerome, Aspen, Colorado
  92. Exhale Spa & Bathhouse, Ocean Resort Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey
  93. AcquaPietra, Streamsong Resort, Bowling Green, Florida
  94. Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa, California
  95. Spa at Grand National, Auburn Marriott Opelika Resort & Spa at Grand National, Opelika, Alabama
  96. Salamander Spa, Washington D.C.
  97. Spa Montage Big Sky, Montana
  98. Opal Spa, The Sagamore Resort & Spa, Bolton Landing, New York
  99. The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Bachelor Gulch, Avon, Colorado
  100. Thermëa by Nordik Spa-Nature, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Source: Based on Google Analytics data from January 1 to December 31, 2023. Rankings are established by assessing the volume of unique page views generated by spa and wellness travel enthusiasts visiting Spas of America annually. To be considered, spas must uphold a Google Reviews rating of 4.0 or higher. The Top 100 Spas of 2023 represents the top 10% of all spa listings featured on, and the top 1% of all North American spas.