Skana

Ska:ná:, the Oneida word for peace, is where soothing treatments and modern amenities combine with American Indian cultural themes to create the world’s most luxuriously unique spa experience. Immerse yourself in the deep, restorative power of true spa therapy, exceptional services and stunning architecture. Ska:ná: is designed to help you bring lifestyle, nutrition and fitness into perfect harmony.

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Pumpkin Pie Manicure & Pedicure

Autumn Harvest Collection
80 minutes $100

Keeping with the tradition of the Oneida Nation's Annual Cycle of Thanksgiving, autumn is the season to celebrate the Three Sisters. A harvest of corn, squash and beans will be savored and stored to provide sustenance during the harsh winter season.

A warm pumpkin soak and a sweet cream exfoliating scrub, completed with a restorative massage of hands, legs and feet, and perfectly painted nails make this an ideal fall treat.

Schedule your treatment today by calling 315.361.8200. Offer is subject to availability, valid through October 31.

Information & Etiquette

Information to help you prepare and make the most of your visit to Ska:ná:.

Spa Information
For reservations and information, please dial 315.361.8200.

Ska:ná: Spa Hours
Sunday - Thursday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Friday - Saturday: 8:00am - 9:00pm
(hours are subject to change)

Ska:ná: Spa Tours
In order to assure privacy and a restful atmosphere for our guests, tours of private spa areas are not given during spa operating hours. Special tours of these facilities can be arranged by appointment, before or after hours. Tours can be arranged through the Spa Manager.

Ska:ná: Spa Admission
Spa treatments are available to guests age 18 and older.

Appointments Scheduling
Spa and Salon appointments may be scheduled at the spa desk. Please call us as far in advance as possible to ensure availability of your requested service. We require a major credit card and telephone number to confirm your appointment. Reservations are subject to availability.

Cancellations
We require 8 hours notice to cancel appointments. The full value of the service will be charged for cancellations made with less than 8 hours notice. No-show appointments will be charged the full value of the service.

Gratuities
An 18% gratuity is automatically added to your spa bill for your convenience. If you would like to amend this amount, please notify the spa receptionist and your bill will be adjusted accordingly.

Special Requests
Based on availability, we will do our best to accommodate special requests. Please make your preferences for male or female therapists known at the time of booking your appointment. We also invite you to discuss any of your preferences or special needs with our spa staff prior to your visit. This will help us better prepare to meet your needs and make your spa experience exceptional.

Arrival Time
We invite you to arrive at least 40-50 minutes prior to your scheduled spa service to check in, shower, change into spa attire and begin your spa experience with the Balancing Waters Ritual in our steam, sauna, whirlpool and lounge area. To ensure that all guests receive their full treatment, late arrivals will end at the scheduled time.

Spa Enhancement
Please communicate with your therapist regarding room temperature, music selection, pressure and technique to ensure your overall comfort.

Spa Attire
Complimentary use of our luxurious spa robes, slippers and lockers are provided for all spa treatment guests. Our staff is professionally trained in proper draping designed to ensure modesty and comfort throughout the service for guests who prefer to fully undress for treatments. However, if you are more comfortable, you may wear undergarments for your treatment. The spa provides a luxurious array of personal care products for your complimentary use. Bring your bathing suit to relax in the co-ed mineral pool.

Medical and Well Being
Please inform us of any medical or special needs that may require our attention. Your confidentiality will be upheld. For your safety and well being, we highly discourage alcohol consumption prior to spa treatments, immediate sun exposure following skin care therapy, and shaving before exfoliating treatments.

Valuables
Please do not bring jewelry or other valuables to the spa. In-room safes are available in your hotel room. Unfortunately, we are not able to take responsibility for valuables that are lost or left at the spa.

Considerations
To preserve our tranquil environment, we are a pager, cell phone, alcohol and smoke-free environment.

Gift Cards
Gift cards for spa, salon, fitness services and spa retail items are an ideal year-round gift for any occasion. Inquire at Spa Reception or click here to purchase a gift card online.

Spa Boutique
Bring the spa experience home with you. Your favorite spa products used in all of our treatments, spa furnishings
and spa gift items are available in our spa boutique.

VIP Suite
Our private spa suite features two Purist Experience Bath soaking tubs, a two-person shower with multi-jets, a private steam and sauna and a treatment room with two massage/facial tables, relaxation area with a chaise lounge and access to the relaxation garden. The VIP Suite is available for rent by the hour.

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Treatments

Restore balance, release muscle tension and increase circulation as you relax under the touch of our highly skilled and trained therapists.

 

Massage

Restore balance, release muscle tension and increase circulation as you relax under the intuitive touch of our highly skilled and trained therapists. Massage enhances the ultimate retreat experience.

Sage & White Pine Hot Towel Massage | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
A completely relaxing experience that combines massage and steaming hot towels with a sage and white pine oil blend. In Oneida tradition, sage has long been used for its ability to bring about clarity and deep relaxation. The white pine is the Great Tree of Peace and is the most valued botanical for healing fatigue and mental exhaustion.

Ska:ná: Harmony Massage | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
An exclusive signature offering, this relaxing, deeply calming massage combines sunflower, prized in the Oneida culture for its soothing qualities, with Jasmine. Ease fatigue and exhaustion with a blend of long connective and flowing rhythmic strokes.

Oneida Custom Massage | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
A personalized blend of massage techniques along with your choice of aromatherapy oil creates a tailored treatment that stimulates circulation and melts away tension.

Arnica Muscle Repair Massage | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
The anti-inflammatory extracts of Arnica and stimulating oils of Rosemary, Basil and Bay Laurel are combined with a firm-pressure massage to energize the senses, promote circulation and relieve muscle soreness and stiff joints.

Cleansing Detox Massage | 50 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120, Friday - Saturday: $130
Rosemary, citrus and olive oils are blended together with a combination of invigorating and light feathering strokes to enhance circulation and aid in the elimination of toxins.

They Work Together Poultice Massage | 80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $165, Friday - Saturday: $180
Coupling herbal healing and rejuvenation, a poultice rich in flowers and wild herbs is used in a flowing, nurturing massage. The steamed poultice is expertly guided along sore muscles to eliminate fatigue and tension.

Couples Massage | 50/80 minutes
Any of our massages can be enjoyed side-by-side in our couple’s room. Pricing available upon request.

Signature Sage & Salt Stone Massage| 75 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $170, Friday - Saturday: $185
A signature offering from Ska:ná:, this massage blends ancient tradition with aromatherapy and touch to promote tranquility and balance. The body is massaged with Himalayan Salt Stones using one of three sage oil blends.

 

Enhancements & Upgrades

Extend your relaxation with one of our enhancements, or increase the benefits of your treatment with one of our upgrades, no additional time needed. Upgrades and enhancements can be booked with select massage and body treatments.

Sunflower and Mint Foot Cure | 25 minutes
$65
This focused treatment for the feet features a sugar exfoliation utilizing the hydrating benefits of sunflower, followed by an organic mint and arnica cooling foot massage.

Strawberry Sugar Scrub | 25 minutes
$65
Oneida culture honors the strawberry as the first berry to ripen and the leader of all plant medicines. This treatment will gently exfoliate your body while enriching the skin with the powerful antioxidant properties of strawberries.

Scalp Treatment
$20
The scalp is massaged with oil enriched with jojoba, kukui and olive oils to deeply condition for maximum health and shine.

Hand or Feet Paraffin
$20
Hydrate hands or feet with the addition of warm paraffin.

Collagen Eye Mask
$20

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Body Treatments

Choose from a selection of body scrubs and wraps that can be enjoyed separately or in conjunction with other body treatments or massage therapies. Our scrubs exfoliate and detoxify the skin, leaving it feeling smooth and revitalized. Our wraps promote circulation and hydration. All 80 minute body treatments include a full body massage.

The Spirit of Lavender | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
Lavender has been used for centuries for its healing and protective properties. Minerals are combined with lavender’s healing properties in an invigorating, deep cleansing body exfoliation to soften and refine the texture of the skin.

Chamomile Scrub | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
Chamomile is known for its soothing properties and its ability to calm dry or sensitive skin. New layers of smooth skin emerge as your body is gently exfoliated with a chamomile scrub to cleanse and polish. A chamomile cream application leaves you with soft, smooth and silky skin.

Hydrating Aloe Wrap | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
This perfect hydrating treatment for dry skin is based on the healing and moisturizing properties of aloe vera combined with the re-mineralizing and nourishing properties of essential oils. This fast absorbing therapy calms and soothes the skin. Enjoy a scalp and foot massage as you bask peacefully in your wrap.

Detox Wrap | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
This magnesium rich wrap helps to promote increased energy, ease of muscle tension, and stress reduction. Enjoy a scalp and foot massage as you bask peacefully in your wrap.

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Balancing Remedies

Our balancing remedies feature the healing tradition of therapeutic herbal and mineral wraps and scrubs, restorative baths and relaxing massages in luxurious combinations to shed stress, restore balance and harmony, and to invigorate the body, mind, and spirit.

All 110 minute balancing rituals include a full body massage.

From the Earth Mud Wrap | 80/110 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $165/$230, Friday - Saturday: $180/$250
Based on the tradition of using mineral-rich medicinal mud and light massage therapy, this treatment detoxifies and relaxes sore muscles and joints. This balancing ritual includes a therapeutic mud wrap and thermal mineral bath, followed by a light massage application incorporating the medicinal benefits of sage.

Standing Stone Herbal Remedy | 80/110 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $165/$230, Friday - Saturday: $180/$250
This treatment includes a soak infused with evergreen and bergamot oils to re-energize the body, followed by a verbena body exfoliation infused with stimulating herbal extracts to soften the skin. The treatment finishes with a relaxing full body application of our deeply hydrating jojoba body butter.

Kahni:láts (It Tightens) Contouring Wrap | 80/110 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $165/$230, Friday - Saturday: $180/$250
This peptide driven body experience begins with an energizing active body scrub to buff away dry skin and a caffeine infused soak. The body is then wrapped in a purifying mask while the scalp and feet are massaged. This treatment concludes with an application of firming body moisturizer to promote a visibly even and smooth appearance from the neck down.

Leaves and Flowers | 80/110 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $165/$230, Friday - Saturday: $180/$250
Indulge in the therapeutic benefits of minerals and essential oils derived from flowers and plants. This treatment begins with an invigorating exfoliation, after which the body is immersed in a floral or herbal mineral bath to soothe the body. A luxurious aromatherapy massage application of your chosen essential oils follows the bath.

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Facials

A unique approach to skin care, our facial services are completely customizable and targeted to meet your specific skin care needs. Whether you are concerned with sensitivity, rosacea, dehydration, acne, or fighting the visible signs of aging, our estheticians will design a specialized treatment and home care regime perfect for you.

Ska:ná: Signature Facial | 50 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120, Friday - Saturday: $130
This customized treatment meets all of your basic skin care needs, including a cleansing, exfoliation, extractions, treatment mask, and a relaxing scalp, neck & shoulder massage.

Ska:ná: Signature Facial | 80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $165, Friday - Saturday: $180
Increase the benefits of our 50 Minute Facial with the choice of any one upgrade, plus a relaxing foot massage, extended facial massage, and décolleté treatment.

Natural Face Lift | 80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $190, Friday - Saturday: $205
A signature anti-aging treatment combining ultrasound and microcurrent technologies with plant stem cells and potent peptides for firmer, more youthful looking skin

Facial Upgrades
Standard $25, Premium $40 or 3 for $100
Increase the benefits of our targeted facials with these options to address specific areas of focus.

Anti-Aging Eye Treatment
Mulit-Acid Peel
Hydrating Lip Service
Hand and Arm Exfoliation (80 min only)

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Prenatal Pampering

A special selection of services designed specifically for moms-to-be.

Prenatal Massage | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
A pampering full body massage utilizing specific techniques to help relax and ease tired muscles and reduce excess water retention.

Prenatal Retreat | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
This treatment will exfoliate your skin gently but effectively. A moisturizing massage to hydrate and elasticize your skin and a luxurious scalp massage leaves you relaxed and with silky smooth skin.

Post-Natal Restoration | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
Designed specifically for the 4th trimester, this full body massage helps to realign and restore your body as it naturally adapts to being one person again.

 

Ska:ná: for Gentlemen

May we suggest the following specialized selection of spa and salon services for men.

Arnica Muscle Repair Massage | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
This firm-pressure massage uses arnica and sage to energize the senses, promote circulation and relieve sore muscles. 

Signature Gentlemen's Facial | 50/80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $120/$165, Friday - Saturday: $130/$180
Our organic skin care line is formulated specifically to address the unique qualities of male skin. An incredible specialized massage is incorporated into this relaxing facial.

Custom-Tailored Pedicure Experience | 75 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $80, Friday - Saturday: $90
Enjoy a Custom-Tailored Pedicure Experience where you choose a scent from our aroma apothecary station or indulge in a Hydrating Manicure that revitalizes weary hands. Both services include paraffin application.

 

Treatments for Two

Perfect for a peaceful getaway or a romantic retreat for two.

Dance of the Song Birds | 80 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $320, Friday - Saturday: $350
According to Oneida tradition, the bird’s song causes the sun to shine upon your heart. Start this journey of rejuvenation, balance and harmony with an invigorating exfoliation followed by a side-by-side couples massage with healing birch bud oil as you are serenaded by the music of nature.

The Oneida Journey | 110 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $450, Friday - Saturday: $490
American Indian cultures used herbal remedies to cleanse and heal the body long before synthetic medicines arrived. This healing and invigorating journey begins with a warm evergreen essential oil soak to relax the body and open the lungs. A full body exfoliation follows with a sugar scrub rich in jojoba oil and chamomile to nourish and soothe the skin. This revitalizing experience concludes with a relaxing white pine and sage oil massage to ease the muscles and joints.

A Walk in the Deep Forest | 145 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $500, Friday - Saturday: $550
Nature’s bliss enjoyed together. Begin with a relaxing cup of herbal tea, and then immerse yourself in a deep soaking tub filled with a luxurious foaming salt bath with sage and mint. Next, a warm stone massage soothes body and mind prior to concluding with an invigorating mint foot massage.

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Packages

We recommend the following combinations of services to awaken body and spirit.

Serenity Package | $200
Ska:ná: Signature 50 Minute Facial and a 50 Minute Oneida Custom Massage.

Harmony Package | $165
Your choice of any 50 minute spa service and a Custom-Tailored Pedicure.

Peaceful Retreat Package | $250
Ska:ná: Signature 50 Minute Facial, a 50 Minute Oneida Custom Massage, and a Seasonal Manicure and Pedicure.

Available Sunday through Thursday only.

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Balancing Waters Ritual

The Oneida people have lived in harmony with nature for hundreds of years. You are invited to enjoy the powers of water, an important life force according to Oneida teachings. The progressive steps taken in the Balancing Waters Ritual are designed to be relaxing, yet stimulating to the circulatory and central nervous system. The therapeutic balance of waters includes the alternate use of hot and cool water treatments as well as steam baths and dry inhalation. Experience an increase in circulation, detoxification, release of muscle tension and the tranquilizing effect of relaxation and balance as you participate in the experience. Allow 40 to 50 minutes before your spa treatment to complete a Balancing Waters Ritual.

Your Guide to “The Balancing Waters Ritual”

Step 1 – Steam Room 5 to 10 minutes
The Steam Room enhances circulation, encourages relaxation and removes toxins via perspiration.

Step 2 – Cool Shower 1 to 2 minutes
The cool shower brings the body temperature back down and further increases circulation and vigor.

Step 3 – Sauna 5 to 10 minutes
The Sauna reduces muscle tension, assists relaxation, relieves respiratory congestion and soothes the nervous system.

Step 4 – Cool Shower 1 to 2 minutes
The cool shower brings the body temperature back down and further increases circulation and vigor.

Step 5 – Mineral Whirlpool 5 to 10 minutes
Whirlpool circulation of mineral waters is restorative, relaxing, and elevates circulation while soothing the nervous system.

Step 6 – Relaxation Room 10 min or longer
A relaxing environment to nurture the body as you drift off in your private respite to wait for your Spa therapist to greet you. The shedding of stresses and the increase of circulation allows you to better receive the benefits of your Spa treatments.

Enjoy the privacy of the men’s or women’s relaxation areas. You are also invited to bring your bathing suit and relax in the co-ed mineral pool located adjacent to the men’s and women’s locker rooms.

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Please be mindful of the high heat treatment contraindications posted by the steam room, sauna and whirlpool.

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Full Service Salon

Your inner beauty and outer beauty converge, enhancing what Mother Nature gave you.

 

Hair Services

Woman’s Cut
Sunday - Thursday: $60+, Friday - Saturday: $70+

Gentleman’s Cut
Sunday - Thursday: $30+, Friday - Saturday: $32+

Shampoo with Style
Sunday - Thursday: $45+, Friday - Saturday: $50+

Up-Do
Sunday - Thursday: $70+, Friday - Saturday: $80+

Bridal Up-Do
Sunday - Thursday: $90+, Friday - Saturday: $100+

Deluxe Conditioning Treatment
Sunday - Thursday: $75+, Friday - Saturday: $85+

Full Color
Sunday - Thursday: $80+, Friday - Saturday: $90+

Color Retouch
Sunday - Thursday: $65+, Friday - Saturday: $75+

Partial Highlight/Lowlight
Sunday - Thursday: $70+, Friday - Saturday: $80+

Full Highlight/Lowlight
Sunday - Thursday: $100+, Friday - Saturday: $110+

Gentleman’s Cut

Sunday - Thursday: $30+, Friday - Saturday: $32+

 

Waxing Services

The following services can be booked as an upgrade to a facial or a la carte in the salon.

Chin $17
Lip $17
Eyebrow $20

The following waxing services can be booked a la carte in our spa in increments of 60 minutes.

Half Leg
Sunday - Thursday: $45, Friday - Saturday: $50

Full Leg
Sunday - Thursday: $70, Friday - Saturday: $75

Under Arm
Sunday - Thursday: $35, Friday - Saturday: $40

Bikini
Sunday - Thursday: $45, Friday - Saturday: $50

French Bikini
Sunday - Thursday: $55, Friday - Saturday: $60

Brazilian Bikini
Sunday - Thursday: $70, Friday - Saturday: $75

Chest
Sunday - Thursday: $60, Friday - Saturday: $65

Back
Sunday - Thursday: $60, Friday - Saturday: $65

 

Nail Services

Sunflower Verbena Manicure | 30 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $45, Friday - Saturday: $50
Sunflower plays an important part in many Native rituals. Known for its ability to moisturize and condition, sunflower will soothe your hands while lemon-verbena tones and refreshes.

Sunflower Verbena Pedicure | 50 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $65, Friday - Saturday: $70

Strawberry Hydrating Manicure | 45 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $55, Friday - Saturday: $60
Strawberry played an important part in sustaining and nourishing the Natives who lived on the North American plains. This hydrating manicure combines Vitamin C, shea butter, and a paraffin application to nourish and revitalize weary hands.

Ska:ná: Signature Hot Stone Pedicure | 75 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $80, Friday - Saturday: $90
Indulge in a soothing lavender soak, followed by an exfoliating scrub. This relaxing treatment continues with a soothing massage performed with warm basalt stones. Lavender oil and long connective massage strokes lull the mind and body into deep relaxation. All pedicure services include cuticle and nail care.

Custom-Tailored Pedicure Experience | 75 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $80, Friday - Saturday: $90
Our Customized Pedicure Station allows you to create hundreds of different pedicures, allowing you endless possibilities. Choose from scents such as pomegranate, mango, lavender and ginger. Every pedicure includes a lower leg massage with warm towels and a paraffin application.

Seasonal Manicure & Pedicure | 85 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $100, Friday - Saturday: $110
A classic manicure and pedicure in the scents of the season. Ask our spa receptionist for details.

Shellac Manicure | 55 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $65, Friday - Saturday: $70
Flawless color that lasts up to two weeks with mirror shine, no dry time, and no nail damage.

Shellac Removal | 15 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $10, Friday - Saturday: $12
Shellac is carefully soaked off, preparing the nails for your next manicure

French Polish $10

 

Make-Up Services

Make-up Application | 45 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $60, Friday - Saturday: $70

Make-up Consultation | 50 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $70, Friday - Saturday: $80

Bridal Makeup | 50 minutes
Sunday - Thursday: $90, Friday - Saturday: $100

Lash Application (add-on) | 15 minutes
$15

 

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For reservations call 315.361.8200.

Awards

Ska:ná: Spa, The Lodge at Turning Stone, and the other hotels and restaurants of the Turning Stone Resort Casino complex are among the most honored in the entire USA.

  • 2017 Forbes Travel Guide 4 Star Award
  • "Top 100 Spas of 2015: #1 New York Spa" - Spas of America
  • "Top 100 Spas of 2015: #1 Casino Spa" - Spas of America
  • "Top 100 Spas of 2014: #2 New York Spa" - Spas of America
  • "Top 100 Spas of 2014: #1 Casino Spa" - Spas of America
  • "Top 100 Spas of 2013" - Spas of America
  • "Best Casino Spa" - SpaFinder 2013 Readers' Choice Awards
  • "Best Golf Spa" - SpaFinder 2013 Readers' Choice Awards
  • “Top 100 Spas of 2012” - Spas of America (17th most popular spa and #1 Casino Spa)
  • “Premier Resorts 2012: Silver Medal Award” - Golf Magazine/Golf.com
  • “Top 100 Spas of 2011” - Spas of America, 81st most popular spa
  • “Best Spa for Men” - SpaFinder Wellness Readers’ Choice Category Award
  • “Best Casino Hotel Spa” - SpaFinder Wellness Readers’ Choice Category Award
  • “Best Spa for Golf” - SpaFinder Wellness Readers’ Choice Category Award
  • "The Hot 100" - Spa Magazine
  • "2008 Top Ten Spas in the Best Casino Hotel" - SpaFinder Readers' Choice Awards
  • "2008 Top 30 Spa Havens" - Healing Lifestyles and Spas
  • "2007 Hot List" - Condé Nast Traveler
  • "Best Spa for Adventure Seekers" - Self Magazine
  • "Six spas worth the drive" - Hudson Valley Magazine
  • "The spa is beautiful, the service is impeccable!" - Dr. Joy Browne, Dr. Joy's "Browne Buzz"
  • "240 Best Spas" - Spa Magazine: 2007 Worldwide Guide
  • "Reader's Choice Favorite" - Spa Magazine