New Life Hiking Spa



January 5, 2017 – Just Released!

Spas of America, has unveiled its annual ranking of the Top 100 Spas of 2016.

New Life Hiking Spa in Vermont has garnered the #1 spot on the “Top 100 Spas” list for the third year in a row!

  1. New Life Hiking Spa, Mendon/Killington, Vermont
  2. Aspira Spa, The Osthoff Resort, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin
  3. Pala Spa, Pala Casino Spa & Resort, Pala, California
  4. Oaks at Ojai, Ojai, California
  5. Skaná, The Spa at Turning Stone Resort, Verona, New York
  6. The Biggest Loser Resort Palm Desert, Palm Desert, California
  7. Grotto Spa, Tigh-Na-Mara Spa Resort, Parksville, British Columbia
  8. Spa Terra, Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa Valley, Napa, California
  9. Movara Fitness Resort, Ivins, Utah
  10. Miraj Hammam Spa by Caudalie Paris, Shangri-La Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
  11. The Spa at White Oaks Resort, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
  12. Deerfield Spa, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

Click here for the full list of 100.

New Life Hiking Spa is and Award-Winning Destination Spa

New Life was listed as the #1 Destination Spa in America for the 2016 Travel + Leisure Magazine Awards and USA Today’s 10 Best Health & Wellness Vacation for 2016.   In addition, six awards were given in November of 2016 for Wellness Travel Awards.

New Life won top honors in the following categories:

  • Best for Affordability/Budget
  • Best for Fitness
  • Best for Men
  • Best for Nutrition & Healthy Cuisine
  • Best for Outdoor Adventure & Activities
  • Best for Yoga

New Life Hiking Spa in Vermont and Canyon Ranch in Tucson were the only two wellness retreats recognizes as a “top category award winner” in the United States.

Within the past decade, New Life Hiking Spa has won seven awards specifically for “Best for Hiking” and “Best for Outdoor Adventure” from SpaFinder Wellness. Health Magazine touted New Life Hiking Spa as one of America’s Four Great Weight Loss Spas and the Huffington Post, SELF Magazine, AARP, Travel + Leisure and Rand McNally have all listed New Life as one of the top health and wellness vacations. New Life was the winner of a 2015 Wellness Travel Award by SpaFinder Wellness 365® and has been the #1 ranked spa on the annual Top 100 Spas listing by Spas of America for 2014, 2015 & 2016.


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Costco Connection

Bring balance to life... New Life Hiking Spa

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One of five budget friendly luxury health spas

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Self Magazine

A hiker’s paradise

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Health Magazine

One of four great weight loss spas

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Huffington Post

A totally worthwhile wellness retreat

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SpaFinder Wellness

A pioneer spa…top ten in the world for weight loss, outdoor adventure, affordability, going solo and more

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Rand McNally

One of the three best U.S. summer stays & America’s most soothing spa

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Spafinder Wellness Travel Awards 2015 Winner
USA Today 10 Best Readers' Choice 2016
Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards 2016 Winner
Spas of America Top 100 Spas 2016
Trip Advisor 2016 Certificate of Excellence
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