Bright lights, blackjack and luxury hotels: Las Vegas — it’s the greatest gambling city in the world.
Whether you’re a high-roller who wants to splurge their winnings on a wellness experience, need to cure your hangover and rejuvenate after a night (or two) of too much fun, or simply want to pair your casino-hopping with some hard-earned rest and relaxation, there’s a spa for you in Sin City.
We’ve narrowed down the very best spas in Las Vegas, so let’s get into it…
1. The Spa & Salon at Aria
Image: The Spa & Salon at Aria
For a five-star spa experience, head to The Spa & Salon at Aria.
What makes this chic
facility standout is its private suites. For the full VIP effect, or just a
little extra privacy between treatments, reserve an exclusive room for up to
four people, where you’ll indulge with a lounge area and hot tub.
The spa also features beautiful wet areas, a Shio Salt Room, and Ganbanyoku beds (Japanese heated stone beds for the uninitiated). You can also unwind in the therapy pool — an infinity pool with a co-ed balcony and chaise lounges.
Treatments include a changing ‘specials’ menu that features massages, scrubs, facials, and hair masks, as well as manicures in the salon. The classic package usually includes three hours of treatments, access to a hydrotherapy tub, food and drinks, and a spa host.
Just be aware that there’s a 20 percent service charge on treatments.
2. The Spa at Encore
Image: The Spa at Encore
The Spa at Encore delivers style in spades with its grand decor and 61,000 sq ft of pure relaxation space — where you’ll find a sauna, steam room, whirlpool, plunge pools and a couples suite.
Awarded five stars by the Forbes Travel Guide, it boasts a truly extensive menu featuring tempting options such as a Moroccan Mud Wrap, Citrus Soufflé Body and Facial Treatment and a Chinese-inspired ‘Good Luck Ritual’.
In terms of price, classic message therapies start at $120, while specialty massages start at $200. All treatments are cheaper Monday-Thursday than at weekends or on holidays. You’ll find this at most spas in Las Vegas.
3. Waldorf Astoria Spa Las Vegas
Image: Waldorf Astoria Spa Las Vegas
Was a spa at the Waldorf ever going to be anything but decadent?
Named ‘Nevada’s Best
Hotel Spa’ by the World Spa Awards in 2019, it has everything you’ll need to
rest mind, body and soul.
Stretching across 27,000 sq ft, it provides 16 treatment rooms, a beauty salon and an idyllic eighth-floor pool deck.
Hit that hangover hard
with everything from tailored multi-hour treatment packages, through to
couples’ massages and individual body scrubs, wraps and facials. You can even
get your hair cut.
Prices for massages start at $200, body treatments start at $150, and facials start at $205. You can enjoy the couples experience from $200.
4. Saffron Day Spa
For those that aren’t celebrating a big win and want to be a little more wallet-friendly, there are plenty of more affordable spas in Las Vegas to choose from.
Perfect for massage purists and no-frills seekers, the highly-rated Saffron Day Spa has an array of packages up for grabs — including a ‘Spa Sampler’ which allows you to select four treatments from an extensive list, all for $125.
For even greater value, time your trip to coincide with Happy Hour Spa Days on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, when you can choose any three treatments from a menu of eight options, for just $60.
A combination of massages, foot treatments, hand rescue, facials and waxing could be just the ticket if you enjoyed yourself a little too much at a real happy hour the day before. One of the best day spas in Las Vegas for sure!
5. The Spa at Wynn
Image: The Spa at Wynn
Another luxe, five-star option, The Spa at Wynn has had a makeover and is now a feast for the eyes as well as a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle.
Handily located within Wynn Las Vegas, you can head straight there following a day or night at the roulette wheel.
Designed to evoke the
‘serenity of nightfall’, the gorgeous decor features dark purples, blues,
candles, cozy fires, koi carp and Japanese cherry blossom.
You’ll enjoy use of a sauna, plunge pools and a sunlit atrium — but it’s the treatments that truly catch the eye, including a ‘Four Hands Massage’ that utilizes two synchronized therapists, as well as a ‘Forest of Dreams Foot Ritual’ and ‘Fire and Ice Stone Massage’.
6. Spa at Flamingo Las Vegas
If you need to rest your weary feet after an all-nighter, the Spa at Flamingo may be just the tonic.
You can also take your pick of spa packages, signature services and a host of special treatments, such as reiki.
You’ll pay $129 for a 50-minute Swedish massage, while massage enhancements, including aromatherapy and scalp treatments, are $15-$80 a pop. There’s plenty more to choose from, and it’s worth keeping an eye out for seasonal deals specials, too.
But a day pass to simply use the spa facilities, encompassing three pools, sauna, steam room, and relaxation lounge with heathy snacks, costs $45.
And yes, you may come
across flamingo-themed decor.
7. Sahra Spa, Salon & Hammam
Image: Sahra Spa, The Cosmopolitan
Billing itself as an ‘oasis’ that’s inspired by the desert, Sahra is a Las Vegas wellness retreat that focuses on the peaceful and natural side of Nevada. It’s what makes it one of the best spas in Las Vegas Nevada.
Walls represent canyons, silver ceilings recall moonlit nights, and long hallways lead guests to dramatic features including a monsoon cave, serenity lounge, steam room and a Hammam room with a heated slab.
Massages start at $180 and can be enhanced with adds-ons from $20. For instance, you may choose to elevate your massage with a CBD-infused oil and targeted pain cream application for $30.
If that’s not for you, you can wash away the excesses of your vacation with a cleansing soak, bathing ritual or Hammam experience, instead.
For a day pass alone, hotel guests can expect to pay $75 during the week and $100 at the weekend, while non-guests must reserve a treatment for facility access.
8. Bellagio Spa & Salon
If you’re staying at the Bellagio, you’ll already know all about the world-class on-site spa: Bellagio Spa & Salon. It has remained one of the top spas in Las Vegas for some time now.
Inspired by the seasons
and offering a specialist barber and makeup artist, it has something for
Indeed, the spa has a
truly international feel thanks to wellness treatments that will whisk you
around the world — with rituals from India, Japan, China and more.
Hotel guests pay $100 for access to the facility’s steam room, sauna, plunge pool and whirlpool. Massages, body treatments and facials all start at $180, increasing to $195 on the weekend.
9. Boracay Massage
The place to go if
you’ve tied yourself up in knots with all-day and all-night parties, and been
sat at one-too-many slot machines.
Services at the well-reviewed Boracay Massage spa include deep tissue, Swedish, sports, couples, and hot lava stone massages.
Located just 10 minutes
away from the Strip, Boracay is well situated for when you need to find a
feature various combinations of a Swedish massage, a scrub and either Shiatsu,
aromatherapy or hot stone therapy.
Starting at $179 for 90 minutes, they provide value in Vegas and, if you happen to be travelling as a twosome, you can capitalize on a wide selection of special couples’ deals, too, making it one of the more affordable spas in Las Vegas.