About Secret Garden Spa at Prince of Wales
A member of the Vintage Hotels collection, the Prince of Wales hotel has been a historic landmark in the picturesque town of Niagara-on-the-Lake since its 1864 origination. The 110-room hotel welcomes visitors to discover its storied past, classic charm and Victorian-inspired aesthetic while reveling in CAA/AAA Four-Diamond accommodations and dining. Afternoon tea is served in the Victorian Drawing Room; the elegant Secret Garden Spa features its own “specialtea” services, ranging from facials to body treatments to nailcare.
The Prince of Wales is situated on the town’s main corner, affording easy access to theaters, shopping, galleries and museums. To complement its location in wine country, the hotel offers wine tours and wine-themed getaway and spa packages.
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Designed around earth’s natural elements, Secret Garden Spa at Prince of Wales is bathed in aqua and chocolate hues, soft lighting, a soothing water feature and ten treatment rooms, each christened with a garden flower name. The 13,000-square-foot spa also has a mani/pedi salon and sauna.
In addition to classic skincare, wraps, massage and beauty treatments, spa-goers can partake in medical spa services such as Botox, Soft Lift and soft tissue fillers. Signature stapes include the “specialtea” rituals like the Vital Chi Sugar Cane Scrub, that utilize all-natural products made with green, white and red teas. The all-natural and organic Vitality Products and Bidroga product lines are also used.
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Secret Garden Spa at Prince of Wales
Great amazing expereinceBy fnorouzk | May 24, 2012
Location & Hours
Secret Garden Spa at Prince of Wales6 Picton Street
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
- The Buffalo Niagara International Airport is approximately an hour’s drive from the hotel.
- While there is no age limit for mani/pedi treatments at the spa, other services require guests be 16 years or older.
- Small pets (weighing up to 15 pounds) are permitted in select suite accommodations, which offer outdoor access. A $35 deposit per night applies.
Facilities & Amenities
Leisure-minded visitors can head to the hotel’s indoor saltwater swimming pool, while fitness enthusiasts have access to the 5,000-square-foot fitness center, along with personal training services. Guests are steps from Main Street’s three magnificent theaters – the Royal George and Court House, among them – as well as many boutiques and galleries. Cultural lovers can also plan a stay around the time of one of Niagara-on-the-Lake’s many festivals, including the famed Shaw Festival. Historic buffs may want to embark on a walking tour of the town and Fort George, while wine connoisseurs may wish to visit the Niagara region’s more than 20 wineries. Casinos and Niagara Falls are a 30-minute drive away, and 40-plus golf courses in the area are open to the public.
Rooms & Dining
Individually Victorian designed guest rooms and suites are fashioned in rich brocades, tapestries and antiques yet come with contemporary luxuries like Keurig coffemakers, Bose Wave systems, high-speed wireless Internet and beds trimmed in 300 thread-count linens. Bathrooms are stocked with Gilchrist & Soames products. Premium guest rooms feature jetted tubs or fireplaces.
Dining options include the CAA/AAA Four-Diamond Escabèche Restaurant, where guests savor seasonal French and English dishes highlighting the freshest ingredients from regional farms. A more casual option is Churchill Lounge, with its indoor and outdoor set up, and the Drawing Room, where guests can delight in afternoon tea.