In keeping with the moniker of the city of brotherly love, you’re sure to love the time you spend in Philadelphia. The city has an abundance of history to delve into, as well as plentiful shopping opportunities and great places to eat. Some of the places you’ll want to visit include the Liberty Bell Center and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, as well as the Philadelphia Zoo and Reading Terminal Market. While you’re sure to enjoy the time spent at all of these great attractions, there may come a point (or several) in your trip where you’d like to just unwind and indulge in a bit of relaxation. What better way to do that than to hit the spa, and further, what easier way to do this than to stay at a hotel that has a spa on the premises? If you’re thinking your visit to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania wouldn’t be complete without a spa visit, be sure to check out these fantastic hotels, all of which have their own spa!
Guests staying at Loews enjoy a wonderfully central location within the heart of the city, keeping you close to everything you’ll want to visit during your stay. The on-site spa is full service, allowing you plenty of options in which to pamper yourself, including getting a massage. Be sure to stop in at the hotel’s restaurant, Bank & Bourbon, after your spa visit, whose bar boasts its own barrel-aging program, guaranteeing you a unique drinking experience. Other notable features include a sauna, fitness center, steam room and lap pool.
You’re sure to enjoy being immersed in luxurious surroundings while visiting Philadelphia when you stay at this fabulous hotel. You’ll be staying less than a mile (1.6 km) away from attractions such as The Franklin Institute Science Museum and the Benjamin Franklin National Memorial and have an on-site restaurant, Urban Farmer, to grab a bite to eat at. In between outings, be sure to stop by the spa and treat yourself to a manicure, pedicure or massage. Upon returning to your room in the evenings, you’re sure to love having a spacious suite with a separate living space and beautifully marbled bathrooms to unwind in before bed.
A simple elegance greets you upon arrival at The Rittenhouse, and will follow you throughout the grounds, from your spacious suite to the Mary Cassatt Tea Room, which features a fantastic outdoor garden seating area. The Rittenhouse Spa and Club is no different, with spa services available to guests that include body wraps & scrubs, manicures & pedicures and various hair & facial treatments. The spa also offers its guests complimentary access to the indoor heated pool and adjacent terrace. Be sure to make plans to stop in at least once amidst your ventures to the local museums and shopping trips.
Well-known for its Richel D’Ambra Spa & Salon, you can’t go wrong by planning a spa day while staying at the Ritz-Carlton in Philadelphia. At the spa, you’ll find a number of different spa services, including couples’, foot and full-body massages, as well as hair & makeup treatments. Step out of the spa feeling rejuvenated before checking out the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Liberty Bell, both of which are less than 4 miles (6.4 km) away. Retire at the end of a fun-filled day to a room featuring large windows facing City Hall and large, separate bath tubs that were made for relaxation.
Spend a fantastic Philadelphia getaway at the ROOST East Market, which is a condo hotel. The rooms here are quite spacious and have great views of the seasonal pool - don’t forget to bring your swimming gear! ROOST has a great spa for its guests, so be sure to check it out for the ultimate relaxing experience. You’ll also find a fitness center, shared lounge area and garden where you can spend time when you’re not out exploring the city. ROOST boasts an excellent locale within Philadelphia, with attractions such as the Philadelphia Zoo, Mann Center for Performing Arts and the Atwater Kent Museum all being within 5 miles (8 km) of your front door.
In a city filled to the brim with history, why not go one step further and stay in a building that has seen its own fair share of history? Hyatt at The Bellevue is situated on the Avenue of the Arts and has fantastic on-site shopping opportunities at shops such as Williams Sonoma, Nicole Miller and Tiffany & Co. Check out the on-site spa to get a massage or other spa treatment before heading out to visit the animals of the Philadelphia Zoo or catch a performance at Walnut Street Theatre. You’ll find plenty of great places to eat nearby, including the on-site restaurant, cafe and bar; be sure to enjoy a Sunday brunch or indulge in happy hour. For those interested, guests of Hyatt at the Bellevue will also have complimentary access to Bellevue Sporting Club, which is conveniently located in the same building as the hotel itself.
Guests of the Warwick Hotel can count on top of the line accommodations, including spacious, modern suites and several on-site restaurants to keep your hunger at bay, all while enjoying a conveniently central location within the city. Both the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall are only about a mile (1.6 km) from the hotel, two places you’ll likely want to visit during your stay. Stop in or schedule a time for a bit of self pampering at Warwick’s on-site spa, you’re vacation certainly won’t be complete without it!
Get away and relax while in Philadelphia
Vacations are a great way to get out and explore unfamiliar cities, though sometimes you might want to spend some time just relaxing. There are few places that are as relaxing as a spa, so be sure to plan on hitting up your hotel’s spa when visiting Philadelphia, Pennsylvania!
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