Fort Lauderdale is a breathtaking beach city for both residents and visitors alike, both of whom can best experience the vibrancy and tropical lifestyle of the area at a spa resort. Take a moment to explore this curated collection of resorts with excellent spas, whether you are visiting Fort Lauderdale on vacation or you already live in the area.
In fact, residents can take advantage of a resort’s spa during a rejuvenating staycation along the beach. You can never be too “local” to experience the best resorts of this renowned vacation destination right in your backyard. Or, you might consider having your own at-home spa-worthy master suite.
Sit back, relax and indulge your senses with a rejuvenating getaway at one of these luxurious spa resorts in Fort Lauderdale.
Photo courtesy of The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale
The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale is one of the city’s finest luxury hotels. In fact, it is Fort Lauderdale’s only AAA Five-Diamond hotel. In addition to enjoying incredible accommodations with water and Intracoastal views, guests can escape to the elegant 8,500-square-foot spa with 10 treatment suites and one couples’ suite. Choose from one of their relaxing signature spa treatments — ocean sea salt glow, intuitive ocean treatment or sapphire sea treatment — and let your mind, body and soul drift to a state of complete relaxation.
Photos courtesy of Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort
Soak up the radiant sunshine and retreat to the spa at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort, situated along a quarter-mile of private beach. Their full-service spa offers a variety of indulgent services, including a body scrub, facials, manicures and pedicures, massages, paraffin hand treatments, and more. After an adventurous day spent snorkeling in the ocean or swimming in their refreshing lagoon pool, you deserve an afternoon pampering yourself at their state-of-the-art spa oasis.
Travel through the private beach access skywalk at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort to step onto the soft sand beaches of the Atlantic. This oceanfront resort offers an unparalleled experience in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, magnified by their luxurious Heavenly Spa. Their extensive menu features a variety of revitalizing treatments in a peaceful sanctuary with an inspiring view, aromatic scents, and the sound of soothing waters and music.
Indulge with a massage, facial, water therapy session, manicure, pedicure, or any combination of the above. Their Heavenly Day Packages include carefully crafted spa packages that will leave you feeling rejuvenated and refreshed.
A stay at Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach is an experience unlike any other, as you take in stunning ocean vistas from the balcony of your suite. The entire hotel features globally inspired architecture and design, providing an inspiring setting to escape from reality. Their relaxing spa is an urban retreat with four treatment rooms, a relaxation area, a sauna and a steam room.
Photo courtesy of Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort features a variety of suites, each of which overlooks the serene ocean waters. Enjoy oceanside dining at their upscale restaurant, an amazing adults-only outdoor lounge, a year-round swimming pool and hot tub, and the many services at Spa Q.
This peaceful haven provides a number of luxurious indoor and outdoor beauty treatments and massages, including the outdoor spa terrace, which provides the perfect setting for a relaxing couple’s massage.
Experience the ultimate relaxing tranquility within Spa 66 at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six, a waterfront luxury hotel situated on 22 landscaped acres. This aromatic- and ocean-inspired oasis provides a variety of professional spa and salon treatments, including massages, facials, acupuncture, manicures, pedicures and much more. Take advantage of the resort’s variety of luxurious amenities, including on-site restaurants, steam rooms and saunas, tennis courts, three swimming pools and much more.
Photos courtesy of Pelican Grand Beach Resort
Revert to Old Florida grandeur with a modern twist at Pelican Grand Beach Resort, a premier waterfront resort with comfortable accommodations and a wonderful spa. Your suite’s coastal eco-contemporary decor provides a serene atmosphere to unwind at the end of the day.
Consider the hotel’s exclusive Sky Suite, a 12th-floor penthouse boasting the best views and largest outdoor space on the water in Fort Lauderdale. The suite includes a 1,100-square-foot balcony, a rooftop outdoor shower and microsilk tub, a private dining room with a wet bar, outdoor dining and living areas, and much more. Enhance your stay at PURE Spa, an intimate Swedish-style spa offering a variety of indoor and outdoor treatments.
Photo courtesy of W Fort Lauderdale
Consider a stay at W Fort Lauderdale — especially if you have a fur baby traveling with you. W Fort Lauderdale was included amongst Architectural Digest’s list of 9 Luxury Hotels With Over-the-Top Pet Amenities because of its participation in the hotel chain’s Pets Are Welcome (P.A.W.) Program. The services and amenities for pets include grooming services, turndown treats, a W Hotels pet tag, and a custom W pet bed. After your pet is pampered, make sure you have received ample treatment at their luxurious and relaxing Bliss Spa! The hotel, including the spa, recently underwent a $55 million renovation, and all of their guest rooms and public spaces have been renovated and redesigned.
The Atlantic Hotel & Spa is an upscale beachfront hotel with elegant rooms, including oceanfront penthouse suites with whirlpool tubs, ocean vistas upon large terraces, a full kitchen, and exquisite design throughout. The hotel’s full-service spa offers an unrivaled experience, as you relax at their sea-and-citrus-inspired day spa on the fifth floor overlooking the beach.
The spa uses natural products in each of their services, connecting you with the beauty and serenity of nature. Enjoy a massage, access to the sauna and steam room, hair and nail treatments in the salon, and much more.
Which spa resort do you prefer?
Let us know which of the above is your favorite Fort Lauderdale getaway, or which spa resort we should add to the list!