The Insider’s Directory to the Best Independent Properties

The Insider’s Directory to the Best Independent Properties


Lemon-Ginger-Lavender Spa Elixir

Chef Greg Gettles of the Umstead Hotel and Spa shares his... Read More

Miraval Peanut Butter

Makes 2 Cups; Serving Size, 1 Tablespoon •2 C peeled,... Read More

Vegan Brazil Nut Pancakes with Organic Honey Agave

From Chef Inti Mendez of Espaco Surya Day Spa, San... Read More

Cranial Release Technique

Time & Cost: Initial visit, 30 minutes, $105; repeat visit, 15... Read More

Emotional Balancing at The Boulders

Time & Cost: 50 minutes, $170 This is a difficult... Read More

Rhythm & Bliss Massage

Everyone knows about Bliss Body Butter, the cashmere of body... Read More

Bodhi Massage and Visualization

The Treatment: Bodhi Massage and Visualization Time & Cost: 105... Read More

Miracle at Miraval: The Best Alternative to Shoulder Surgery

On Black Friday, I had no interest in shopping. I... Read More

Kurotel Longevity Medical Center and Spa

A refreshing change of seasons, as well as a fresh... Read More

Breathe Easy Facial

The Treatment: Breathe Easy Facial Time & Cost: 50 minutes,... Read More

Manaka Tapping

The Treatment: Manaka Tapping Time & Cost of Treatment: 50... Read More

Nalu Kinetic Spa Relaxation Area

Chi Balance & Harmony

The Treatment: Chi Balance & Harmony Time & Cost: 90... Read More