Spas are sweet retreats for couples. Where else can you unplug, unwind and undress before completely surrendering yourselves to treatments that leave you soothed, smoothed and really relaxed? Be it relinquishing yourselves to expert massages, soaking in an oversized tub or sipping wine side-by-side while enjoying a mani-pedi, there’s no better way to take a timeout together.
Soak by the Sand
The latest addition to the local spa scene is the spacious and gracious Pallavi Spa located at the new Wyndham Grand Hotel on Clearwater Beach. The spa’s name means “new leaf” and guests will certainly feel refreshed, rejuvenated and renewed after spending time in the designated couple’s suite. Within the privacy of these walls, discover dual massage tables, a spa tub with ample room for two and a shower experience. Select the type of massage desired and the ideal duration. Be sure to allow time for a soothing soak and finish with a skin-enhancing experience in the invigorating shower.
100 Coronado Dr.
Clearwater, FL 33767
Fine Wine to Unwind
Walls covered with wine corks offer a clue as to the types of treatments couples can enjoy at Spa Evangeline. Located adjacent the Epicurean Hotel, which features a shop filled with fine wines, it makes total sense that wine is a featured ingredient of this spa’s signature experiences. Treatment options customized for couples include a Cabernet grape-rich body scrub, flutes of champagne served while soaking in an oversized Jacuzzi tub and aromatherapy massages that last a nurturing 90 minutes. The muscle-melting sensations from a couple’s rain shower that precedes both body and scalp massages.
1203 S Howard Ave.
Tampa, FL 33606
Rock Your World
Be treated like the rock stars you are! The Rock Spa & Salon at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa offers the world’s first fully immersive music-centric spa menu so don’t be surprised when you leave there feeling well-tuned and humming with happiness. Couple’s treatments include the “Just the Two of Us” massage of their choice. Options include Swedish, deep tissue or aromatherapy, and the 75-minute hot stone “We Will Rock You” massage that lets you unwind in the spa’s Couple’s Deluxe Suite. But don’t leave on that note. A couple’s shower is sure to finish the treatment off in style and with smiles. Create individual spa experiences from the available facials, hair, body and beauty treatments that make this spa a hit on any chart.
1 Seminole Way
Hollywood, FL 33314
Spa Oceana at St. Pete Beach’s iconic Don CeSar takes inspiration from the world’s oceans. The spa incorporates ingredients sourced from those same bodies of water into a menu of helpful, healing treatments. In fact, water is a recurring theme throughout. Enjoy waterfront views of the Gulf of Mexico from the Seaside Whisper Lounge. Become filled with soothing sounds emanating from its indoor waterfall. The rooftop terrace of this nine-story luxury resort is where couples can relax while taking in panoramic views of the location’s beautiful beachfront. The couple’s treatment suite also overlooks the gulf. The suite creates an idyllic backdrop for a sea salt-infused soak in the warm waters of a specially designed tub-for-two. The suite accommodates 60-minute couple’s Swedish massages that create nothing less than perfect bliss. Or, reserve the Sunset Bliss package to experience side-by-side massages just steps from the surf. Note: non-hotel guests can purchase a $30 day pass, which allows them to access whirlpools, steam rooms, the Whisper Lounge and more.
3400 Gulf Blvd.
St Pete Beach, FL 33706
FEATURE IMAGE CREDIT: Spa Oceana at Don CeSar