Readers’ Choice Awards

Fitness

Top 10 Golf & Spa Getaways

Golfers, spa-goers, and everyone in between, get your golf game and your spa-ing attitude ready! At these getaway resorts, championship courses mix with top-level spas, and fine dining, lovely accommodations, and a number of recreational opportunities round out the experience. Hit the links, then head to the spa to ease your tired muscles – these golf and spa properties will fit you to a tee.

water sports

Travel & Play

Resort Spas Named Top 10 Best for Water Sports

Oh the weather outside may be frightful, but these getaway spa destinations are so delightful…if you plan to escape the cold this upcoming winter season, or just need a place to escape period, check out the SpaFinder 2010 Readers’ Choice Award winners in the Top Ten Best for Water Sports category. These spa resorts cater to the aqua enthusiast, allowing you to spa and splash in the surf all at the same time.

Green Mountain at Fox Run

Travel & Play

Readers’ Choice Winners: Best for Affordability

Get set for some serious savings this summer while spending some well-deserved time off at a selection of budget-friendly getaway spa retreats. These resorts prove you don’t always need to splurge to have a spectacular spa getaway. Check out SpaFinder’s Readers’ Choice winners in the Best for Affordability category.

Cal-a-Vie Health Spa

Fitness

If Your Passion is Pilates…

Readers’ Choice winner in the “best for weight loss, fitness program, and cuisine” categories are just some of the accolades garnered by Cal-a-Vie Health Spa, and it’s easy to see why. Located 40 miles north of San Diego, this destination spa backs up its awards with personalized service and customized, all-inclusive programs of fitness, nutrition, and spa treatments.

Travel & Play

Ask Susie

I have one word for you. Ananda. Well, four – Ananda in the Himalayas. This fantastic destination spa has been a SpaFinder consumer favorite for years, having won several Readers’ Choice Awards, including the 2009 country award for Best Spa in India. SpaFinder Sallie Fraenkel paid a visit to Ananda last spring and here’s what she had to say:

Travel & Play

Ask Susie: Readers’ Choice

Spas do not have to be part of any SpaFinder program to be eligible to win a prestigious Readers’ Choice Award. Any “stay” spa can win – and this year voters can also cast their ballots for day spas in two categories, “Favorite Day Spa” and “Favorite Spa Treatment.” Visit SpaFinder’s Readers’ Choice Awards Awards 2010 site for more information and “Vote Now.”

Living Well

Best Spa Savings for Fall

It’s the day after the long Labor Day weekend, and I’m back in my office. Since it feels like a new season, I thought I would review one of the most popular parts of Spafinder.com – “Best Buys” – to see what the best best buys are for fall. (I’m always hoping for spas to []