It isn’t a vacation without a little pampering — and in Orlando, you can get soothed, refreshed, rubbed and scrubbed at award-winning spas throughout the destination. Kids can also enjoy the experience at spas with menus for younger guests. It’s the perfect way to unwind, relax and get in some well-deserved downtown before your next unforgettable adventure.
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For that matter, many visitors view spas as adventures in their own right. Once you see the oases Orlando has in store, don’t be surprised if you agree.
You will discover the ultimate in relaxation and restoration in Orlando. If you’re flying into Orlando International Airport or visiting Lake Nona, The Chopra Mind-Body Zone and Spa is adjacent to the Lake Nona Wave Hotel. What’s more, guests of the latter get complimentary access. And in downtown Orlando, Poseidon Spa at Grand Bohemian Hotel offers skilled therapists and customized services.
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In the International Drive area, you can’t throw a stone — of the hot massage variety, of course — without hitting an upscale resort spa, including eforea spa at Hilton Orlando and The Spa at Hyatt Regency Orlando. Nearby, The Ritz-Carlton Spa Orlando, Grande Lakes crafts bespoke treatments using herbs grown in the onsite garden at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes.
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At Rosen Shingle Creek, The Spa at Shingle Creek offers restorative treatments that draw on Central Florida’s indigenous flora. Want something even more off the beaten path? Soak in some suds at I-Drive’s Beer Spa.
Also in the International Drive district, Universal Orlando Resort hosts one of Orlando's two outposts of the world-famous Mandara Spa at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando. The second can be found at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort and its new addition, the Walt Disney World Swan Reserve.
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Naturally, Walt Disney World® Resort and Lake Buena Vista have many other soothing options, including JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa and The Spa at Orlando World Center Marriott. You’ll also find Walt Disney World full-service spas at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa and Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa. And for the ultimate indulgence, a treatment at the Waldorf Astoria Spa at Waldorf Astoria® Orlando uses gold-enriched creams and precious stones.
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If the latter sounds opulent, that's because it is — and no less than you deserve when you're in Orlando.