Spa Chic Month

It feels so good to be pampered! So this fall, take a moment - or an hour, or a day - for yourself during Lauderdale Spa Chic Month, presented by the Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB,  running August 15 - September 30, 2016.

Enter to win a fabulous getaway! You’ll enjoy a three-night stay at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa on the beach, relax with Spa Chic treatments at The Spa at the Marriott, and indulge in the best of Dine Out Lauderdale at 3030 Ocean at the Marriott, The Capital Grille at the Galleria Fort Lauderdale, and Eduardo de San Angel. In between the sun, the spa and fine dining, make time to explore Greater Fort Lauderdale’s many attractions with you VIP cards, providing free admission to area attractions. Contest ends September 8, 2016. Click here for rules.

Lauderdale Spa Chic Month is Greater Fort Lauderdale's most sublime resort spas invite you to indulge in luxury for less.

Restore yourself with the full Spa Chic treatment - aromatherapy massage, facial, loofah scrub and reflexology - all for just $99 (a 50% savings).
Your Spa Chic treatment is a phone call away.
Just click the links below for details and to book.

Relax, refresh and renew at a participating spa below:
Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort Spas:

Spa Atlantic at The Atlantic Resort & Spa    
The Spa at the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa   
Spa Q at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort & Spa   

Spa 66 at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six 
The Spa at Lago Mar Resort and Club  

The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale   
Heavenly Spa by Westin at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale  

For those seeking serenity, relaxation and revitalization, Greater Fort Lauderdale offers an impressive choice of day, resort and destinations spa opportunities. The concept of spa as a total wellness experience rejuvenating mind, body and spirit has long been embraced by the community, evidenced by the wide variety of spas available to residents and visitors of Greater Fort Lauderdale, ranging from upscale, European-style establishments to sites offering a more holistic approach. Following are just a few samples of new and recently renovated spas wowing clientele from around the world:

The Spa at Harbor Beach at Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale was built at a cost of $8-million. The 24,000-square-foot spa is a luxurious refuge from the outside world, a quiet haven designed to pamper and impress. Treatments are inspired by centuries-old European knowledge and the legendary marine therapies of Brittany on the French coast, with a focus on the healing properties of water. Signature services include massages on the spa's terrace or the beach, beneath Arabian-style cloth cabanas, and key lime- and orange blossom-infused treatments. In addition to a fully-equipped cardiovascular/weight training room with spectacular views of the ocean, the facility includes 18 treatment rooms; salon; separate men's and women's locker rooms with steam, sauna and whirlpool; private, outdoor pool; boutique and restaurant. A variety of fitness classes, ranging from Yoga to water aerobics, are also offered daily. Included in the menu of services are Ayurveda and Hydrotherapy, traditional massage, including Swedish and Shiatsu, plus more contemporary techniques such as Reiki and Warm Stone Therapy. There is even a Ninth Moon Massage specifically designed for expectant mothers. Pampering extras include chamomile-infused ice towels, Tara-heated neck pillows, personal CD players, E Lix R tonics and facial mists and fragrant foot powders. Daily membership, which is waived with the purchase of any 50-minute spa treatment, includes use of the locker rooms, unlimited classes and access to the cardiovascular weight training room for $25 per person. Visitors can call 866- 3030-SPA or log onto www.marriottharborbeach.com for spa reservations.

Spa Atlantic, at The Atlantic Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, offers an exclusive spa experience dedicated to providing expert service and luxurious surroundings for guests seeking balance and vitality. The full-service spa and fitness center is inspired by the flora & fauna found throughout South Florida. The Spa provides expertise, encouragement and a unique selection of services created from The Garden, from The Grove and from The Sea; to provide guests with a comprehensive range of massages and spa treatments to promote relaxation, invigoration and renewal. Spa Atlantic offers a number of massage therapies, including couples massages and massages for expecting mothers. The Spa also offers body treatments and baths using products native to South Florida as well as skin and nail treatments and services. For reservations call (954) 567-8020 or log onto www.preferredhotels.com.

Spa Q at the newly completed, Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort, offers a spirit of elegance that is personalized for each guest. The 7,000 sq.-ft., full-service European spa center is designed to indulge and fulfill the needs and desires of all guests. Treatments can be performed at the spa or in-suite. Spa services include facials, massage, body scrubs and wraps, as well as salon services such as manicures and pedicures. In addition, papering can continue with bath butlers offering in-suite bath services. The fitness center also offers a variety of the latest Precor equipment and programs including cardio-vascular, yoga, aerobics, aqua aerobics, beach boot camp, stretch-and-tone and tai chi. For resort information call (954) 760-7177 or visit www.fortlauderdalebeachresort.hilton.com.

The Spa at Lago Mar, which opened in spring 2002, brings an environment of contemporary European elegance to the Fort Lauderdale beachfront. Located at the Lago Mar Resort and Club, the full-service facility features an array of body wraps, deep tissue and aromatherapy massages plus facials and pedicures. For those looking to tone as well as relax their muscles, an exercise facility provides the most current Cybex equipment, including treadmills, cycles, cardiovascular and strength equipment. Additional highlights include men's and women's locker rooms with private steam rooms, four treatment rooms, a relaxation room and spa boutique. For more information, call 877-524-6627 or log onto www.lagomar.com.

The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale, offers individual spa suites with showers, private alfresco massage areas on the tropical pool deck and spa services designed exclusively for Ritz-Carlton by Sundãri, the botanical-rich skincare line from India. Therapeutic body scrubs such as Gotu Kola & Walnut Body Scrub and Neem & Date Seed Healing Body Scrub, as well as intuitive spa experiences such as Holistic Healing Ritual, Royal Treatment and Fit for King offer intensive rejuvenation for the tired and stressed out traveler. The 8,000-square-foot spa includes ten treatment rooms and a sun-drenched modern exercise studio offers yoga, spinning and aerobics sessions seasonally. For more information call (954) 465-2300 or visit www.ritzcarlton.com/fortlauderdale.