Day Spas in Ontario That Will Leaving You Feeling Like A Whole New Person

Everyone deserves to be pampered and a visit to one of these tranquil and top-rated spas in Ontario will do just that. This list will introduce you to local and drive-worthy spas that cater to relaxation and revitalization. From the popular Scandinave Spa to long-time favourites like Ste. Anne’s Spa, these locations will treat you to the pampering you deserve.

Day Spas Are A Perfect Gift For Mother’s Day

Moms provide for their families each and every day of the year.  This Mother’s Day, give your Mom, or a Mom you love, the gift of rest and relaxation – a treatment, a day, or even a night or two at a spa.  This list has outdoor, indoor, day and overnight pampering options to make the Moms in your life feel appreciated and special.  As a note, if you are considering a Mom and daughter day out, many spas limit access to ages 16 and up or 19 and up.  Read to the end of the article to find the spa that is open to children aged 8 and up.

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The Pearle Hotel and Spa

3 Elizabeth Street, Burlington ON – Website

Serenity in the heart of Burlington.  With a full list of treatments available, spa guests (with the exception of those booking nail services only) may also use the pool and Hammam steam room.  Extend her visit and add on lunch or dinner.


160 Front Street, Niagara on the Lake – Website

The Oban is an Aveda Spa in Ontario’s Niagara-On-The-Lake community offering a variety of treatments.  Send Mom for a treatment and a glass of Niagara wine.  She might also enjoy eating lunch in the restaurant and in the summer months, swimming and lounging beside the outdoor pool.

100 Fountain Spa – Pillar & Post

48 John Street West, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, L0S 1J0, Canada – Website

100 Fountain Spa is located in the Pillar & Post Vintage Hotel.  Treat yourself or someone you appreciate to a day spa visit and/or a treatment.  Guests rave about this 13,000-square-foot spa resort with a fireplace lounge, a heated indoor saltwater pool, a hot tub, an outdoor pool, a hot spring pool, and a fitness centre.

100 Fountain Spa at Pillar & Post
photo courtesy of 100 Fountain Spa at Pillar & Post


55 John Street, Alton, ON, L7K 0C4, Canada – Website

The Millcroft Spa is located within the Millcroft Inn, another of the Vintage Hotels.  Among the luxurious amenities, you can enjoy hydrotherapy rooms, a fitness centre, an indoor pool, outdoor pools, a sauna, a steam room, private men’s and women’s locker room facilities with showers, a cosy fireside lounge, and a fully-licensed Spa Café. Be sure to make time to allow yourself to melt away your stress in their outdoor hot spring pools.

Thermëa Spa Village

4015 Cochrane St, Whitby – Website

Therma is a spa village in Whitby, ON.  Moms can enjoy a treatment or simply a day of cycling through the hot, cold and rest thermal cycle based on the Nordik tradition.  The thermal experience costs $110 plus taxes.

Scandinave Spa at Blue Mountain

52 Grey Road 21, Blue Mountains, Ontario – Website

Experience thermal baths and forest bathing at the Scandinave in Blue Mountain.  This is one of the most recommended spas in Ontario. Add on a massage treatment and a healthy lunch to round out her day of pampering.

photo courtesy of The Scandinave Spa at Blue Mountains

Ste. Anne’s Spa

1009 Massey Rd, Grafton ON – Website

Ste. Anne’s Spa is a frequent reply to the question “What is the best spa near me?”. Located in beautiful rural Haldimand Hills, Ste. Anne’s offers guests day passes and overnight stays.  Spa-goers can choose from spa services, wellness classes, yoga retreats and overnight packages.

Go Place

3275 Highway 7 East, Unit 2, Markham, Ontario – Website

Go Place is an indoor spa located in Markham, ON.  Adults and children (8 and up) accompanied by an adult of the same gender have access to “68,000 square feet of Jacuzzi, speciality baths, saunas, treatment rooms, lounging and dining areas 365 days a year.”  Adult admission is $68.95 and child admission is $45.  Please note that taxes and a 12% service fee are added to the bill.

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