As we’re all busy getting on with our day to day lives, it’s not always easy to stop and plan a vacation regardless of how bad we need one. But finding a cheap spa vacation to take off to is the perfect solution! Spa getaways are often the best type of short and relaxing break that your mind and body needs. However, if you’re worried about dealing with the stressful price tag that comes with it, then look no further!

Here are five spa breaks you didn’t know you needed, all within a reasonable budget.

The Peaks Resort & Spa – Telluride, Colorado

If your idea of the perfect spa retreat involves a picturesque view of the mountains, then The Peaks Resort & Spa in Telluride, Colorado is where you need to go. You can enjoy their traditional and innovative spa services, whilst being surrounded by the San Juan Mountains. From skiing to golfing, this resort has all the activities and amenities you could need. Take advantage of the 15% off advance purchase special offer by booking 30 days or more in advance. You can stay in a beautiful room from just $200.

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Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa – Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas may not come to mind when you think of a spa break, but don’t underestimate what it has to offer – especially if you’re on a budget. The Red Rock Casino‘s special spa well and being package includes a two-night stay in a deluxe room, with two complimentary spa day passes, a 20% off coupon for spa services, along with a $150 spa credit per stay. You can grab your room from just $147 and leisurely make full use of the spa facilities and unwind in an unexpected place.

New Life Hiking Spa – Killington, Vermont

Being named as one of the favorite affordable spa retreats, New Life Hiking Spa appeals to those who don’t want to sit still. Giving guests the chance to rejuvenate amongst the green mountains of Vermont, offering hikes designed for all. With massages to soothe sore muscles, and the promise of fresh air, healthy food, and the feeling of well-being, you’ll leave the retreat feeling like a new person. Packages start from $249, including a room, food, and a hiking program.

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Red Mountain Resort – St. George, Utah

Known as one of the best health spas in the country, Red Mountain Resort in St. George, Utah is the perfect place to relax and recharge. If their spa packages seem a little out of your budget, book the “A La Carte” room package which offers you a “room only rate” from just $175. This allows you to add activities and meals as you go along, so you can take advantage of their day spa packages and treatments, and keep your spending in check. And keep in mind — there’s nothing like the backdrop of the red rock cliffs and canyons of southern Utah!

Le Monastère des Augustines – Quebec City, Canada

If you want to go abroad but not too far, then Le Monastère des Augustines in Quebec City, Canada could be the right place for you. It’s a retreat that takes the holistic approach to health and wellness with much more to offer than just that. It incorporates culture into the activities available and even includes meals and access to the museum and heritage site. From “Discovery and Balance” to “Experience Wellness Stay,” there are packages to suit your spa break needs (and budget).

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Where do you go to unwind and rejuvenate? We would love to hear about your favorite spa destinations, leave us a comment below. 

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