Whether you’re here for work or play, you undoubtedly need a little R&R. Book your bliss at one of Surf City USA’s luxury resort spas and let their professional healers work their magic.
Drift A Waterfront Spa, at The Waterfront Beach Resort, a Hilton Hotel
Huntington Beach’s newest waterfront spa, Drift opened October 1 and boasts a modern marine ambiance and 8,000-square-foot interior, appointed with an exquisite relaxation area, luxurious hot tubs, a Himalayan salt stone sauna, eucalyptus-infused steam room, exclusive vitality bar with tea elixirs, and more. Services include signature sea-inspired treatments—like the Marine Layer Conditioning Treatment starring a warm mineral-rich seaweed serum—therapeutic 50- and 80-minute massages, brightening facials, facial technology and enhancement treatments, nail services, and more.
Guests and non-guests alike may gain full spa day access sans treatment for $50.
Ask about the Spa Indulgence Packages, complete with a signature spa lunch.
Pacific Waters Spa at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa
Having just launched new treatments and a new spa dining menu, this sprawling 20,000-square-foot Spanish-style retreat relaxes guests into immediate bliss with its tranquil koi pond, dedicated relaxation room serving on-hand snacks and beverages, private whirlpools, sauna, steam room, and waterfall showers. Curated wellness packages roll massage and facial services into treatments, delivering the best of both worlds, while other healing offerings include an Aromatherapy Massage, Mother-To-Be-Massage, scrubs—complete with a Vichy shower—wraps, polishes, bath therapies, and more. Neighboring City Salon revitalizes hair and nails for a complete head-to-toe refresher.
Both the new treatments and dining menu incorporate 12 spices “that should be in your medicine cabinet,” such as cinnamon, cardamom, and ginger. Edibles include health-forward bites like Rosemary Sea Salt Almonds, Spelt Berry Yellow Gazpacho With Crab Meat, and Crusted Flat Iron Steak Over Warm Shaved Brussels Sprouts, followed by a trio of sweet desserts and a curated wine list.
Hotel guests may enjoy full spa day access sans treatment for $20, while a pass for non-guests runs $35.
Ask about their membership program.
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Aarna Spa at Paséa Hotel & Spa
Orange Coast Magazine voted Paséa’s Balinese-inspired Aarna Spa one of the best “4 OC Spa Staycations,” and with good reason. The beautifully designed 5,800-square-foot space offers eight treatment rooms, a relaxation room and private spa garden, eucalyptus steam room, sauna, and saltwater whirlpool. Treatments include 50- or 100-minute massages and facials, an essential oils wrap, signature journeys, and more.
What’s new at Aarna? A new spa menu featuring authentic Indonesian and Balinese experiences, exclusive seasonal treatments—like the “You’ll Like These Apples Facial” for fall—and Restorative Touch oncology spa services in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Hotel guests receive full spa day access sans treatment for $25, while access for non-guests costs $75 but includes a spa goodie bag.
Ask about the Signature Rewards Program.