10 Best Wellness Retreats In New England, USA - Updated 2021

wellness retreats in new england
Maria Cristina
Maria Cristina

New England, USA is a delightful destination for a wellness retreat. It’s composed of six lovely states overflowing with heritage and beautiful natural surroundings. Vermont has no beach, but it offers a green mountainscape with picturesque farms, towns and its lovely Lake Champlain. Rhode Island boasts stunning sceneries, a dynamic downtown, and beachfront mansions from the Gilded Age. Bring your family to New Hampshire for its luxurious beachside resorts and snow-capped mountains. Massachusetts, home of Boston, the world-class university city, is not only for the scholarly but for vacations by the beach or skiing up the mountains. Maine is well-visited for its stunning lighthouses, jagged coasts, sandy beaches, booming gourmet culture, a plethora of museums, and iconic 19th-century buildings. View nostalgic revolutionary war memorabilia and other historical attractions surrounded by a picturesque coast and countryside in Connecticut. Book the 10 best wellness retreats in New England, USA, for a relaxing holiday!

1. Mirbeau Inn & Spa - Plymouth

This luxurious spa resort is located in Plymouth, 76.7 km (47.66 mi) from Logan Airport and in close proximity to a supermarket, the beach, Plimoth Plantation, Edaville Railroad, and other museums. Its facade resembles a charming old English manor with rooms and suites decorated with vintage furniture and interiors. All rooms have huge thick-cushioned beds, a seating area, a fireplace, wardrobe, free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, floor-to-ceiling windows, coffee and tea making facilities, and elegant ensuite bathrooms, some with combination tub and shower. Guests can avail of their spa services which include facials, massages, and sauna. They also have a gym equipped with Peloton bikes. After your wellness routine, you can grab a drink or have an à la carte meal in any of their two on-site resto-bars.

Mirbeau Inn & Spa - Plymouth

Address: 35 Landmark Dr

2. Chatham Bars Inn (from USD 445)

This luxurious beachfront inn offers deluxe queen and king rooms and cottage suites with awesome ocean views. It’s located near the Chatham light beach and the golden sands of Oyster Pond and South Beach. The inn is designed with New England architecture surrounded by manicured gardens, an organic farm, and access to a private beach. The gorgeous rooms are decorated with thick beds, tall bay windows, and modern luxuries like air-conditioning, flat-screen TV, coffeemaker, high-tech sound systems, and Wi-Fi. Some ensuite bathrooms have a claw-foot bathtub while others have an in-room Jacuzzi. There are lots of shaded seating areas around the outdoor pool, by the deck, and in the gardens. Guests can opt to take their meals in the Main Dining Room, Sacred Cod Tavern or in the South Lounge. They can exercise at the fitness center or play croquet and tennis on the grounds. Local tours for barrier beach walks, deep-sea fishing, and antique car tours are offered.

Chatham Bars Inn

Address: 297 Shore Road

Swimming pool Spa and wellness centre Family rooms Tour desk Massage Fishing Newspapers WiFi Available

3. Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston (from USD 700)

Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston is one of the poshest accommodations in the city. Its 1.6 km (0.99 mi) to the Museum of Fine Arts and 1.8 km (1.11 mi) to Fenway Park. It features luxuries like 24-hour front desk services, a spa center, in-house fine dining restaurants, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a bar, and an indoor pool. Their guestrooms feature top-of-the-line interiors and furnishings from the thick cushioned beds, luxe linens, carpeting, and floor-to-ceiling windows with awesome cityscapes. The private bathroom features spa tubs, enclosed showers, and free bath essentials. You can entertain guests in the suites because they are designed with a lounge, fireplace, and a dining area.

Four Seasons Hotel One Dalton Street, Boston


Pool/beach towels Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Free WiFi Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Laundry Daily housekeeping Private parking On-site parking

4. Four Seasons Boston (from USD 695)

Four Seasons Boston offers massive guestrooms with stately interiors and a good view of Boston’s cityscape. The rooms are equipped with elegant furniture, flat-screen cable TV, DVD player, free Wi-Fi and ensuite bathrooms with free essentials. The hotel is both pet-friendly and has disability access. They provide free shuttle service to nearby city attractions. Guests enjoy the fitness center, the indoor pool, and spa services immeasurably. There are even cookie-making classes for kids on certain days. Enjoy all-day dining at the on-site restaurant, Bistro Lounge. Four Seasons Boston is in close proximity to the Public Garden, Boston Common, and the Arlington Station.

Four Seasons Boston

Address: 200 Boylston Street

Physical distancing in dining areas Heating Indoor pool (all year) Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies Fax/photocopying Pets allowed Hot tub/jacuzzi

5. InterContinental Boston (from USD 269)

Elegant interiors and posh furnishings will certainly put you in a relaxing mood at the InterContinental Boston. Every guest room of the hotel is designed with an earth-toned motif and huge picture windows offering awesome city views. They are equipped with a large cable TV, free Wi-Fi, in-room safe, and coffee making facilities. Choose from three on-site restaurants where you can have an exquisite à la carte meal comprising various international cuisines. Get hot in their steam rooms, avail an exquisite treatment at the spa or sweat it out at the fitness center. There are conference rooms as well as function rooms for special events. The hotel is walking distance to the Boston Children’s Museum and Boston South Station.

InterContinental Boston, an IHG Hotel

Address: 510 Atlantic Avenue

Laundry Face masks for guests available Contactless check-in/check-out Non-smoking rooms Private parking Babysitting/child services Physical distancing rules followed Allergy-free room

6. The Francis (from USD 199)

You’ll feel the Portland vibe when you check in to The Francis. The historic hotel is located near art galleries, shops, breweries, skating rinks, museums, theaters, and the Art District. Though the hotel’s architecture reminds you of American Neoclassical Era, the guestroom interiors have a modern minimalist motif. Each room has thick-cushioned large double beds, a seating area, big picture windows, a minibar, and an ensuite bathroom, ideal for two to four guests. The spa facilities are on the second floor. Choose from a wide selection of body scrubs and full body massage treatments for a relaxing session. There is a bar as well as a lounge with a fireplace where guests can socialize.

The Francis

Address: 747 Congress Street

Spa and wellness centre Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas Children television networks Fax/photocopying Express check-in/check-out Smoke alarms Massage Temporary art galleries

7. The Mansion at Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club (from USD 2035)

The resort offers guestrooms and villas that have a very homely feel to them. The property has private beach access, tennis courts, and golf courses set in a prime location in Brewster. It is minutes away from the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History and Wellfleet Cinemas (a drive-in theatre). All rooms are elegantly designed with a terrace offering garden views. The villas come with a living room and kitchen. Guests can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities like playing golf or tennis, swimming at the beach or in the on-site pools, cycling, archery, water sports, and yoga. There are two on-site restaurants where you can grab some food and drinks.

The Mansion at Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club


Address: 2907 Main Street
Accommodates: 8

Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Children's playground WiFi Available Contactless check-in/check-out Physical distancing in dining areas Evening entertainment Sun terrace Golf course (within 3 km)

8. The Woodstock Inn & Resort (from USD 279)

This world-class inn and resort offer cozy and spacious guest rooms with pastel-colored interiors. Each room is equipped with thick cushioned double beds, a seating area, a minibar, a fridge, a single cup coffee maker, and a flat-screen TV. The elegant ensuite bathrooms are supplied with organic bath products. Guests can enjoy the full services of their in-house spa, avail concierge services, access to the library, play at the golf course, go shopping at the in-house shop, play games of tennis, take a dip in the swimming pool, and ski during winter. There are several lounges where guests can gather around a fireplace to relax and mingle. Have breakfast at the Main Dining Room and your lunch and dinner at the Red Rooster. Pets are allowed.

Woodstock Inn & Resort

Address: Fourteen The Green

Bar Billiards Non-smoking throughout Aerobics Garden Water sport facilities (on site) Spa and wellness centre Free parking

9. Encore Boston Harbor (from USD 289)

This elegant hotel is 7km (4.34 mi) to TD Garden and Old North Church and 8 km (4.97 mi) to Custom House, Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, and King’s Chapel Burying Ground. The hotel interiors are very lavish with a mix of modern and vintage furnishings from the lobby to the shared lounge. All rooms are air-conditioned, equipped with thick-cushioned double beds, and some with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking great views of the harbor. The ensuite bathrooms are designed with bathtub, enclosed showers, and free bath essentials. Guests can explore the garden, play at the casino, and dine à la carte at the in-house restaurants and bar.

Encore Boston Harbor

Address: 1 Broadway

Heating WiFi Available Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Special diet menus (on request) WiFi available in all areas Massage Tour desk Physical distancing rules followed

10. Mayflower Inn & Spa, Auberge Resorts Collection (from USD 769)

Feel like a superstar when you check into the Mayflower Inn & Spa. With such pristine surroundings and luxurious facilities, you may not want to leave and go home. Right in the heart of Washington, Connecticut, this elegant inn and its nearby town was the set inspiration for Gilmore Girls, a famous TV show. The inn is surrounded by 58 acres (23.47 hectares) of lush trees and manicured gardens where guests can play golf or tennis and swim in the indoor pool. Choose from over 30 guestrooms equipped with feather topped four-poster beds, gas fireplaces, antique Asian carpeting, and marble bathrooms with spa tubs. After a relaxing massage at the in-house spa, treat yourself to a sumptuous meal at the Mayflower Dining Room serving delicious regional cuisine.

The Mayflower Inn & Spa, Auberge Resorts Collection

Address: 118 Woodbury Road

Barber/beauty shop Non-smoking rooms Tennis court Safety deposit box 24-hour front desk Evening entertainment Fishing Airport shuttle (additional charge)

Relax and revitalize

Recharge your batteries and try one of the spa resort hotels mentioned above. The luxurious accommodations and excellent facilities will revitalize your body and soul. It’s best to book them when you make travel plans for wellness retreats in New England, USA.

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