List of best spas in Austin

Texas’s capital city is one of those places where you find any and all things. The City of the Violet Crown is famous for its unique purple hued sunsets, sunshine-filled days and vibrant local culture.

Once you have your third BBQ meal in a day and get tired of walking around this beautiful city, head on over to any of its world-class wellness centers for a relaxing spa day.

The Spa at the Four Seasons

The Spa at the Four Seasons delivers the superb quality of service that we’ve come to inspect from this storied institution.

Take a Yoga class in its lush gardens, followed by any of the Four Seasons’s signature treatments. The Sensory Experience makes use of Texas grown herbs and local river stones coupled with fragrant aromatherapy candles and oils to deliver a uniquely relaxing experience.

Spa by JW Marriot

Another hallowed Austin institution when it comes to wellness and hotel experiences,  The Spa at JW Marriot is a must visit wellness center if you’re staying in the heart of the city.

Start your JW Marriot spa experience when a sumptuous cocktail at the rooftop bar.

After your however many cocktails you find adequate, indulge in any of the stress dissipating therapies the Marriot has to offer.

Lake Austin Spa Resort

Sometimes we have to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city center to recharge our mental and physical batteries, and for those occasions, the Lake Austin Spa Resort is the ideal place to visit.

Enjoy indulgent treatments with first-class views of the placid shores of Lake Austin. Feel the years wash off you with the spa’s world-renowned facials and let their signature water-therapies massage the stress out of your body.

Viva Day Spa

Let your cares melt away and forget about the troubles of daily life at Austin’s award-winning Viva Day Spa.

Offering some of the most sought after nail services in Austin as well as multiple award-winning spa packages and massages, its no wonder that Viva Day Spa has been named Best Spa in Austin multiple times already.

Milk + Honey

Another award-winning spa in Austin’s downtown, Milk + Honey is one of those wellness centers that you just can’t go wrong with.

Whatever you’re looking for, Milk + Honey is sure to excel at. Exquisite facilities with sophisticated yet subdued decór make relaxing at this day spa as natural as breathing.

The spa’s signature massage consists of a personalized Sweedish massage that aims to help with all of those persistent aches that just don’t seem to want to leave.

Austin Away Spa

Austin’s vibrant AWAY Spa is the ideal place if you’re looking for a fun, no frills spa day, by yourself, with your significant other, or with your friends.

AWAY’s fun and exciting approach to wellness is just what the doctor ordered during your much needed break from daily life.

Whether you’ve been partying like a rockstar a few too many times or just have a nagging back ache from sitting too much, AWAY has a massage or treatment that can make it all better.

Hiatus Spa Austin

Located in downtown Austin, the newly renovated Hiatus Spa is the perfect place for a quick revitalizing retreat during your visit to Austin.

A dedicated nail therapy lounge equipped with a zero gravity chairs, a skin-quenching hydrotherapy room and pampering signature massages are just some of the unique features the Hiatus offers to take your spa day to the next level.


Make the most of the sunshine-filled days Austin offers by working on your tan at the ZaSpa’s rooftop swimming pool. 

After you’re done with your sunbathing session, discover the unique blend of hollistic therapies and modern healing techniques that the professionals of the ZaSpa make use of to guide you to a balanced state of wellbeing.


Mokara Spa

Drawing inspiration from nearby Lake Austin, Mokara Spa infuses each of their signature therapies with the restorative and calming properties of water.

After a truly pampering spa session at the Mokara, enjoy the sunset from the Mokara’s scenic rooftop swimming pool.


Spa Sway

If you’re looking for a wellness center for a romantic couples spa day, then look no further, Spa Sway is the place for you.

The Couples Escape package consists of individual side-by-side customized massages, a relaxing hotstone treatment, a to wrap it all up, an organic aromatherapy session.


Miraval Austin

The award-winning Miraval Austin is an urban oasis where weary travelers can slow down and nurture their minds and bodies back to health.

Boasting a vast array of Ayurvedic therapies and signature treatments, you won’t be lacking for options during your visit. Special mother-to-be pampering packages and personalized massages mean a visit to the Miraval can fix whatever is giving you trouble.


Fairmont Spa

For an upscale, luxurious spa experience in the heart of downtown Austin, Fairmont Spa is perhaps the most visually striking and well equipped wellness center in the city.

Make sure to take the time to enjoy some of the more unique amenities the Fairmont Spa has to offer, such as the saline soaking pool, the eucalyptus steam grotto and an authentic European dry heat sauna.

Dream Spa

Dream Spa is the answer to your wellness prayers. This dreamlike spa center in downtown Austin boasts over 5000 square-feet of boutique pampering is just what the doctor ordered for a relaxing spa session during your visit to Austin.

Enjoy a refreshing drink at Dream’s speciality bar before you walk into one of the lavish treatment rooms for a life changing massage followed by an indulge facial and mani pedi.

Viva Day Spa 35th

The original location of the award-winning Viva Day Spa, the Viva Day Spa on 35th street is the starting point for what has since grown into an institution when it comes to all things wellness.

Boasting a range of organic products and an extensive treatment menu, Viva Day Spa on 35th street is just one of those places where you can’t go wrong, no matter what you choose.

Zen Mind + Body

To wrap up our list, if you need a traditional massage with a Ayurvedic twist, Zen Mind + Body is the perfect place to visit.

Experience pure Ayurvedic bliss with Mind + Body’s signature Shirodhara massage. A relaxing scented oil massage that works to restore balance to both your body and mind.

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More Spas close to Austin

If the City of the Violet Crown captures your heart like it has  so many others, look through our lists below to find romantic getaway destinations that boast the same kind of enchanting and enamoring appeal as Austin.


  • Which is the best spa for a couple's experience?

    Spa Sway for sure! Spa Sway dedicates a lot of effort to make sure there is a great atmosphere for each of their personalized couples massage.

  • Which spa is good for a woman to visit by herself?

    If you're looking to visit a spa by yourself and you're a woman, Austin Away Spa is probably the one that'll give you the very best experience. After all they place a great emphasis on making each step of your spa session as fun as possible.

  • Is there a spa with hotel accommodations?

    ZaSpa and the Fairmont Spa both boast phenomenal hotel accommodations. If you're looking for an upscale hotel experience, you can't go wrong with the Fairmont. On the other hand, if you're looking for a vibrant fun hotel for your romantic getaway, the Hotel ZaZa is the way to go.