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Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary

Rejuvenate at Top Sonoma County Spas

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The relaxing, pampering, and healing powers of Sonoma County spas can be the perfect addition to your Wine Country vacation. Here you can heal through water, soil, and spirit in more than 40 spas and wellness centers. Below are just a few examples.

Soothe Your Spirit

Refresh your mind and renew your spirit with spa treatments that provide a quiet journey. Many spas offer gardens to enjoy before or after your treatment.

Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary

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If you've never tried a cedar enzyme bath, you owe it to yourself to sink into this bit of heaven in wooden tubs filled with finely ground cedar, rice bran, and plant enzymes. Arrive early, change into your robe, and have tea in the Japanese garden. The sanctuary's Zen decor inspires meditation in its creek-side sand gardens, and creates the perfect setting for massages in outdoor pagodas amid whispering trees.
Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary209 Bohemian Highway, Freestone, 707-823-8231

Healing Waters

Natural thermal springs, prevalent throughout the area, lend healing powers when you're immersed in the water.

Willow Stream Spa at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa

Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn and Spa in Sonoma County

One of Wine Country's iconic destinations, the spectacular, state-of-the-art Willow Stream spa spans 40,000-square-feet across a rotunda, 36 treatment rooms, and indoor and outdoor pools.

Guests come from all around the world to experience the baths, fed by the resort's own ancient source of natural thermal waters rich with 24 trace minerals. You can actually feel the earth's healing and relaxation powers flowing from the springs 1,100 feet directly beneath the Inn.

The waters rise at 135 degrees, and are so vital they have to be cooled for guest use. The signature Bathing Ritual is a must and is included with every visit, featuring an exfoliating shower, two mineral water soaking pools, herbal steam, dry sauna, and cool down showers.
Willow Stream Spa, 100 Boyes Blvd., Sonoma, 707-938-9000 

 

Bounty of the Earth

Connect to this area's fertile soil through a wide variety of treatments inspired by local lavender, goat's milk, honey, and more.

Farmhouse Inn

farmhouse inn and spa in sonoma county

Talk about a fancy farmhouse. Sophisticated spa rooms glitter with fireplaces, upscale farmhouse-chic decor, and farm-to-table signatures using heirloom cider apples from the inn's home ranch plus herbs grown in Farmhouse's kitchen garden. Indulge in a Spring Forest Honey ginger massage, or a 'body melt' that uses a warm pillow of muscle healing herbs, alfalfa hay, lavender, and chamomile.
Farmhouse Inn7871 River Road, Forestville, 707-887-3300 

Kenwood Inn and Spa 

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Blink and you might miss the boutique hotel shrouded by ivy, roses, and trees on a gentle Sonoma hillside. It's an exclusive retreat, with just 29 rooms priced up to $1,00 a night. But here's a secret: Even us everyday folk can indulge in pampering at the elegant, intimate spa. Recently extensively remodeled, the spa features a full array of face and body treatments. The Espresso & Mud Detoxifying Body Treatment includes a vigorous exfoliation using volcanic pumice and coffee Arabica followed by a warm wrap of mineral-rich clay and extracts to help smooth, firm, and detoxify the skin.
Kenwood Inn and Spa, 10400 Sonoma Highway 12, Kenwood, 707-833-1293

Blush, A Day Spa

Even if you're on a tight schedule, you can still fit some be-good-to-you time into your day. With this intimate retreat on the edge of old town Sonoma, you've discovered a tranquil oasis offering a sophisticated and healing approach to optimal beauty and wellness. Directed by international skin care expert Dolores de Alba, the spa specializes in facial and body treatments designed to balance spirit along with the body. If an entire afternoon or a day won't fit your schedule, in as little as an hour, you can enjoy a petite facial, a power cleanse/power nap/power glow treatment, or a green tea and mint foot scrub sure to put new spring in your step.
Blush, A Day Spa561 Broadway, Sonoma, 707-935-0116

Applewood Inn & Spa

A single spa suite keeps things entirely intimate, like being in your own private oasis. Spanning two rooms, it's pure luxury down to the curved black tile and glass rain shower, and the couple's immersion on plush side-by-side beds. Treat yourself to Jurlique biodynamic facials and warm river stone massages.
Applewood Inn & Spa13555 Highway 116, Guerneville, 707-869-9093

Bodega Bay Lodge

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Bodega Bay Lodge's stone building sits in a stunning setting, overlooking the Sonoma coastline and anchored by an outdoor heated swimming pool and whirlpool spa. Beach-theme signatures include the warm shell massage with Tiger Clam seashells.
Bodega Bay Lodge, 103 Highway 1, Bodega Bay, 707-875-3525

Gaige House + Ryokan

gaige house in sonoma county

For guests who want the intimacy of a bed-and-breakfast but the amenities of a luxury resort, this small family-run home brims with high style and top notch service, making it one of Wine Country's most spectacular destinations. Start your visit by relaxing poolside or in a hammock overlooking Calabazas creek, then move on to utter bliss with treatments in the spa loft. For the most luxurious retreat, reserve a Zen Suite or even get a massage in the gardens or by the creek.
Gaige House + Ryokan, 13540 Arnold Drive, Glen Ellen, 707-935-0237

The Spa Gourmet

Husband-and-wife team Cindy Scott-Fuchs and Trip Fuchs take spa style on the road. First, they coordinate a location, such as a private, luxury rental home on Dillon Beach or in the Sonoma or Napa mountains. Then they set up a complete spa on-site – often favoring outdoor settings like a mountainside meadow or oceanfront plateau. Cindy customizes treatments, like Thai massage with hot stone therapy, warm foot wrap, and a mini facial of lavender infused steam, herbal cleanser, Indian clay mask and coconut oil massage. Next, Trip, a private chef, cooks a feast, ranging from hors d'oeuvres to a full supper. It's pure relaxation as the couples or small to mid-size groups then enjoy a night in their vacation home, with breakfast the next morning.
The Spa GourmetSebastopol, 707-494-7374

For even more options, browse our Spa & Wellness listings for your perfect spa experience. 

Written by Sonoma Insider Carey Sweet