The Asheville area’s reputation as a destination for spa treatments and wellness dates back centuries. One of the East Coast’s only natural hot spring water sources, in Hot Springs, has been attracting visitors since its discovery in the 1700s. Its mineral waters are still known for treating a variety of ailments, including anemia, nerve conditions, heart problems and digestive issues.
The railroad transformed Asheville and Buncombe County into a resort and therapeutic health center when it arrived in 1880. Today, the Asheville area has evolved into a premier spa destination and mecca for holistic and alternative health. The region features a diverse mix of massage treatments and wellness services virtually unheard-of outside major metropolitan areas.
Be it a simple weekend of relaxation, a romantic couple’s getaway in the mountains or a chance to improve your health, Asheville is the ultimate destination for those seeking spas and wellness.
Asheville Spas & Massage Therapists
A spa dedicated to guiding you through an inner experience. Reconnect to your body's wisdom through a unique offering of services including Salt Water Floatation (sensory deprivation), Esalen® massage and bodywork, somatic psychology and yoga therapy.
Their tranquil and meditative environment near downtown provides therapeutic massages, facials and body therapies in an elegant and tranquil environment, along with enhancing services for skin, nails and waxing delivered with boutique quality products by leading cosmetologists and estheticians. They can accommodate groups of all sizes with well-deserved pampering and relaxation therapies and customized packages.
Soak away your stress at this outdoor, Japanese retreat, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains. This upscale day spa features private hot tubs, a dry cedar sauna, an invigorating cold plunge and luxury slate showers--all on the edge of the National Forest. Shoji's 25 world-class licensed massage therapists specialize in couples' massage. Choose from any massage offered, such as Atama and Ashi, deep tissue, swedish, warm stone, thai, shiatsu, herbal body wraps and more.
Nestle into a charming downtown Asheville studio for a healing massage. Specializing in deep tissue, pediatric and family massage therapy, Autumn Woodward offers gentle healing work in downtown Asheville. After completing her M.A,. she directed the massage program for nearby Haywood Community College.
Center yourself in the heart of downtown Asheville. Spa Theology offers an array of spa services including massage therapy, anti-aging facials, nail care, packages, and couple’s treatments. Enjoy plush robes and spa treats while you relax in our spa sanctuary of serenity. Replenish, relax, and redefine your ultimate spa experience.
Pristine mountain views are the focal point of this historic resort near the entrance to the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Great Smoky Mountains. Enjoy therapeutic massage, body treatments, and deluxe packages, along with great dining, 27-holes of championship Donald Ross golf, and passing the time away in a rocker on the terrace.
Located in the Hilton Asheville at Biltmore Park, enjoy a full range of luxurious treatments including massages, facials, body wraps, manicures and pedicures performed in a beautiful and distinctive environment. Their Eminence organic treatments are customized according to your specific needs. The work of local craftspeople is showcased for you to enjoy along with a sauna, couples room and Hilton amenities.
A 40-acre private Certified Wildlife Retreat near Asheville where a world of magic, serenity, natural beauty, and unlimited healing possibilities await you. Renew your body and spirit with exceptional spa services: Energy Healing, Massage, Cranial-Sacral, Past Life Regression, Hot Tubs by the creek and Sauna. Whether you choose a "Day" or "Stay Over" Spa experience, their healing services are sure to send you home tranquil and transformed!
Located near downtown Asheville, they are dedicated to enhancing health and wellness while reducing stress. Find a relaxed atmosphere, sounds of tranquil waterfalls and a healing Himalayan salt room to unwind before your treatment. Choose from signature massages, hot stone, pre-natal, aromatherapy, deep tissue, Swedish, and reflexology at affordable prices.
You happen upon a warm, mountain pool at night. Overhead, stars twinkle, and the rock walls surrounding you resemble the nearby Blue Ridge Mountains. You plunge in near a waterfall, immediately hearing underwater music. Welcome to The Grove Park Inn’s legendary Spa. Filled with unique, luxurious Heaven Series treatments, and offering healthy gourmet cuisine from the Spa Café, this is healing, as transcendent and beautiful as you’ll find.
Experience a unique oasis in downtown, a salt enriched microclimate which allows the body and mind to gain relaxation and balance. The power of salt therapy has been known for centuries to be beneficial in the treatment of respiratory ailments, cardiovascular issues, nervous system disorders, skin problems and digestive complaints.
At this luxury bed and breakfast near downtown, it's all about pampering and general well-being. They have built every facility and amenity to ensure your total relaxation and rejuvenation. After a couple's massage or a wet-body treatment and scrub, enjoy the cedar-lined Sauna Courtyard for two, European steam shower, and double-whirlpool tub in your beautiful suite.
Nourish your mind and body at the nurturing Poseidon Spa, offering an eclectic blend of favorite spa services and uniquely Asheville-inspired delights. Whether enjoying a hot and cool stone massage or a luxurious pedicure, the stylish atmosphere and unparalleled service will pamper you in the authentic Old-World, rustic ambiance of this Tudor inspired boutique hotel, masterfully blended with all of the modern luxuries.
Why travel to have your massage when you can be pampered exactly where you are? This network of licensed and insured massage therapists offer a wide variety of massages and specialty treatments for individuals, couples or groups such as girls getaways, wedding parties and reunions. Specializing in couples massage, therapists arrive with tables, linens, oil and music to create a nurturing, relaxing environment.
Guests at the four diamond hotel on Biltmore can get pampered at this luxurious facility, designed to reflect and evoke the elegance of the Vanderbilts. Choose from a wide array of treatments that incorporate the estate’s natural offerings to create a soothing, rejuvenating, and uniquely Biltmore experience.
Hot Springs is a haven for those seeking outdoor adventure, healing and relaxation, or a quiet romantic getaway in a charming mountain village, about 35 miles north of Asheville. Soak in the springs, hike the Appalachian Trail, and enjoy rafting, tubing down the river, mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing and more.