Even if you only have a day or even a few hours, you can still get away from it all at one of the many fine day and resort spas that can be found in the state. If you want to find the best places to relax, take a look at the following spa guide, which was compiled for Ranking Arizona.

Spas: Day/Resorts 100 Staff or More

Canyon Ranch Health Resort
8600 E. Rockcliff Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85750
(800) 742-9000
Year Est: 1979
Services: Offers more than 50 fitness and mind/body classes, wellness workshops and lectures daily; a climate-controlled, 80,000-square-foot spa complex that includes six gymnasiums, a spacious Pilates and Gyrotonic studio, exercise and weight training rooms, squash and racquetball courts, and a yoga/meditation dome.

Miraval Arizona Resort & Spa
5000 E. Via Estancia Miraval
Tucson, AZ 85739
(800) 232-3969
Year Est: 1995
Services: Miraval Arizona offers award-winning programs, classes, cuisine and spa services; prices start at $425 per person/per night

Willow Stream The Spa at the Fairmont Scottsdale
7575 E. Princess Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
(480) 585-2732
Year Est: 2001
Services: Award-winning treatments and amenities, rooftop pool and more.

Mii amo, a Destination Spa at Enchantment
525 Boynton Canyon Rd.Mii amo, Sedona, Ariz.
Sedona, AZ 86336
(928) 203-8500
Year Est: 2001
Services: Reiki, Cranial Sacral, hydrotherapy baths, body treatments, Watsu, Ayurvedic treatments and facials, fitness classes and massage.

Sanctuary Spa
5700 E. McDonald Dr.
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
(480) 607-2326
Year Est: 2001
Services: Massage, facial, body treatments, fitness and wellness, tennis, nail and hair services, packages, Asian-inspired treatments.

DC Ranch Village Health Club & Spa
18501 N. Thompson Peak Pkwy.
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
(480) 502-8844
Year Est: 2005
Services: Full salon, facials and peels, sports, therapeutic, Thai and hot stone massages, body scrubs, organic products, Jan Marini skin care line.

The Spa at Gainey Village
7477 E. Doubletree Ranch Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(480) 609-6979
Year Est: 1999
Services: The 25-room day spa offers results-oriented spa treatments, Six-Pack Rejuvenation series, and hair and nail artistry in a full-service salon, plus the Atrium Cafe

Dolce Salon & Spa
530 E. Shea Blvd., #175
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(480) 722-0500
Year Est: 2002
Services: Relax & Renew package ($320) includes facial, one-hour combo massage, pedicure, manicure, shampoo/style, makeup and lunch

Golden Door Spa at The Boulders
34631 N. Tom Darlington Dr.
Carefree, AZ 85377
(480) 595-3500
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Year Est: 2001
Services: The 33,000 square-foot facility offers couples massage, labyrinth, authentic TiPi, Watsu, Ayurvedic body treatments, a yoga studio and fitness center.

Elements Therapeutic Massage
19420 N. 59th Ave., #E-515 (5 locations)
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 847-4050
Year Est: 2007
Services: Many types of therapeutic massage, including deep tissue, Swedish, trigger point, hot stone, sports, chair and prenatal.

Spas: Day/Resorts 99 Staff or Fewer

Spa Avania at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch
7500 E. Doubletree Ranch Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(480) 483-5558
Year Est: 2005
Services: Provides a holistic, total-immersion spa experience based on the six spa elements deemed most essential to the body’s changing daily rhythms and requirements. These include customized spa treatments, mineral water therapy, music, diet, the antioxidant benefits of the world’s finest teas, and natural light.

Joya Spa at InterContinental Montelucia ResortMontelucia Resort, Paradise Valley, Ariz.
4949 E. Lincoln Dr.
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
(480) 627-3200
Year Est: 2008
Services: Nineteen treatment rooms, lavish lounges, private rooftop pool, fitness center, juice bar, terrace restaurant and authentic hammam.

The Spa at CopperWynd
13225 N. Eagle Ridge Dr.
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
(480) 333-1900
Year Est: 1999
Services: No day packages, must be a resort guest.

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2400 E. Missouri Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(602) 955-6600
Year Est: 1929
Services: Facial and body treatments, massage, salon, aromatherapy, hydrating, detoxifying.

Alvadora Spa at Royal Palms
5200 E. Camelback Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85018
(602) 977-6400
Year Est: 2002
Services: Alvadora Retreat Package, T. Cook’s Sunset & Spa Package: $232/person, $367/couple inclusive of services.

Suddenly Slimmer Day Spa
3313 E. Indian School Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85018
(602) 952-8446
Year Est: 1988
Services: Wellness & Med Spa services, HCG diet, B-12 injections, laser hair removal, peels, slim body wraps, massage, facials, waxing.

A Spa for You Sedona Day Spa
30 Kayenta Court, #2
Sedona, AZ 86336
(928) 282-3895
Year Est: 2006
Services: Therapeutic massage, hot rocks, Trager certified, Ayurvedic Abhyanga sessions, Shirodhara, Reiki, Jin Shin Jyutsu.

The Salon & Day Spa at The Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7200 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
(480) 948-5000
Year Est: 2007
Services: Experience a complete menu of massages, skin care and more.

Aura Salon and Day Spa
15029 N. Thompson Peak Pkwy., #B-123
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 595-9590
Year Est: 2003
Services: Full service salon and day spa, hair, skin and body services, extensions, Brazilian Blowout, waxing, massage, microdermabrasion, dermaplaning. Sheraton Wildhorse Pass & Resort, Chandler, Ariz. - AZ Business Magazine July/August 2011

Aji Spa at Sheraton Wildhorse Pass & Resort
5594 W. Wild Horse Pass Blvd.
Chandler, AZ 85226
(602) 385-5759
Year Est: 2002
Services: $135-$205 for a full facial; $135-$215 for a full-body massage.

Arizona Business Magazine July/August 2011