Best Muskoka Spas: Massage, Body Wraps & Facials

Planning a romantic getaway to Ontario cottage country and looking for the best Muskoka spas?

Our detailed guide to Muskoka Spas offers detailed profiles on the best wellness retreats, from friendly day spas to luxury hotels & resorts.

Our Muskoka spa guide features world-class facilities in Huntsville, Bracebridge, Port Carling, Port Sydney and Port Severn.

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Best Muskoka Spas

Are you a couple looking to book a romantic wellness getaway in Ontario? Keen to experience what the best Muskoka spas have to offer? Our guide to Muskoka spas offers detailed descriptions on each businesses wellness facilities and treatment menu.

Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Toronto on a weekend getaway?

We suggest staying at a luxury resort that features a convenient onsite spa. Many of the best Muskoka spas offer services by talented registered massage therapists. Specifically request a Muskoka massage by a local RMT and you’ll be able to expense the therapy to your health benefits plan.

Whether you’re planning a romantic couples retreat or celebratory weekend bachelorette party with girlfriends, Muskoka’s breathtaking backdrop offers the perfect ambiance for rest and relaxation. Keep cozy at a Muskoka spa resort during the winter months or enjoy a refreshing summer swim in the lake after a rejuvenating massage treatment.

Many of the best Muskoka spa resorts offer plenty of activities for those looking to enjoy a wholistic wellness holiday. Guests can easily plan a spa getaway in Muskoka that includes romantic fine dining, craft brewery tours and plenty of outdoor activities such as golf, volleyball, canoeing, kayaking, skiing, snowshoeing and skating.

One of the most popular Muskoka spa concepts is Amba Health & Beauty Spa, which manages the wellness programs at Deerhurst Resort, Touchstone Resort and Windermere House.

Looking to enjoy Muskoka spa discounts and deals? Many spas offer enticing specials during the slow season, from November to May.

Soak in a hot pool with a view at JW Marriott Muskoka's Spa Rosseau.
Soak in a hot pool with a view at JW Marriott Muskoka’s Spa Rosseau.

JW Marriott Muskoka’s Spa Rosseau

1050 Paignton House Rd, 705-765-1900

Ranked as one of the best resorts in Muskoka, the JW Marriott on Lake Rosseau is a sweeping multi-faceted resort. It sits perched over a 100-foot granite bluff, a short drive from nearby Port Carling, Bala, Bracebridge and Parry Sound.

JW Marriott Muskoka first opened its doors in 2008, offering guests chic suites, 5 restaurant concepts, a luxurious spa, fitness centre and comprehensive outdoor activities program.

The 5 star hotel’s Spa Rosseau offers guests the opportunity to primp and pamper while enjoying scenic views over the Muskoka Lakes.

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JW Marriott Muskoka’s spa includes a private seasonal adult only outdoor pool and whirlpool, aroma-infused steam room, sauna, men’s and women’s relaxation lounges serving health refreshments, men’s and women’s indoor hot tubs and the all new Hydrospa with H20 bed, massage chairs, food massagers, oxygen bar, and oxygen facials. The spa’s retail store sells a wide range of skin care products, jewellery and clothing.

Guests can pay to use the resort’s spa for the day at a rate of $100 May-October and $80 November-April. Daily spa memberships are complimentary for those who book treatments valued at over $85. Daily spa membership is complimentary for those who book a treatment valued at over $85.

Spa Rosseau’s Signature Spa Treatments

  • Vichy Hammam Ritual. Vichy shower treatment featuring skin cleansing and exfoliation. 75 minutes at $295
  • Customized Facial. Personalized skin assessments designed to enhance skin texture and appearance.
  • Ginger Coconut Argan Sugar Glow: Citrus-kombucha body wash followed by exfoliation with ginger and lime-scented sugar cane.
  • The Rosseau for Two. Eucalyptus foot bath followed by full body massage with organic, aromatherapy oils.
Best Muskoka Spas: Relaxation Room at Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville.
Best Muskoka Spas: Relaxation Room at Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville.

Deerhurst Resort’s AMBA Spa

1235 Deerhurst Dr, 1-800-461-4393

Of all the luxury Muskoka resort’s, Deerhurst is probably the most well-known. Locals love to remind you that the career of singer Shania Twain took off when she was one of the performers at the resort.

The luxury hotel famously hosted the 36th G8 Summit in 2010. International media descended on Huntsville to cover the event, which was attended by world leaders such as Angela Merkel, David Cameron and Barack Obama.

The 5 star luxury hotel in Muskoka offers guests contemporary chic suites, 4 restaurant concepts, 2 award-winning golf courses, comprehensive kids program, extensive all-seasons activities and luxurious spa.

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Deerhurst Resort’s AMBA Spa first opened in 2012, offering a luxurious wellness getaway for romantic couples.

Owner Corrinna MacConnell was inspired to open Amba Spa after spending several years working in the travel industry. MacConnell shared, “What is unique to AMBA is our ability to provide spa services to large groups, weddings, conferences and staff parties.”

The full-service spa at Deerhurst Resort is a 8,000 sq ft oasis featuring 6 treatment rooms, 8 manicure and pedicure stations, couples massage room, steam room, swimming pool and whirlpool.

The spa’s lounge is a great location for guests to relax and enjoy a spa beverage before or after their services. MacConnell added, “We enjoy the uniqueness of seeing guests while staying at the resort, but also our local clientele who come regularly to enjoy our services and amenities.”

AMBA offers clients professional beauty products such as Guinot and Clayton Shagal that enhance your skin and show immediate results. The Muskoka spa brand also has its own unique line of AMBA signature products. The spa shop currently offers AMBA scrubs, lotions, aromatherapy body oils, bath salts, and soaps.

Deerhurst Resort’s Signature Spa Treatments

  • Pure Balance. Express facial, heated paraffin wax hand and foot treatment with back scrub and hot stone massage.
  • Retreat to Nature: Deluxe pedicure, body polish and hydrating mud wrap with express facial and full body hot stone massage.
  • Ultimate Spa Sensation: Deluxe facial, scalp treatment, full body polish and hydrating mud wrap, pedicure, manicure and full body massage.
Trillium Resort offers a boutique spa experience in Port Sydney.
Trillium Resort offers a boutique spa experience in Port Sydney.

Trillium Resort’s Trillium Spa

848 Clearwater Lake Rd, 705-385-1212

Nestled among 86 acres of scenic forest and woodlands, Trillium Resort & Spa offers the perfect adults-only vacation getaway in Muskoka. The pet friendly Muskoka hotel is located between Huntsville and Bracebridge in the quaint town of Port Sydney on Devine Lake.

Trillium Resort is an all seasons hotel, offering guests a cozy Farmhouse Lounge and romantic Dining Room. The property also offers a spa, tennis courts, outdoor pool, hot tub, sauna, volleyball, fire pit, boat house and sandy beach. The Muskoka resort also features endless nature trails for hiking, snowshoeing and snowmobiling.

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Trillium Spa offers a luxurious wellness getaway for romantic couples.

The full-service spa is located in an airy 5,000 sq ft post and beam building. It offering 3 floors of spa services such as massage, body therapies, facials and beauty services. The Muskoka spa menu includes treatments that utilize thalassotherapy with the use of SeaFlora line of products.

Trillium Resort’s Signature Spa Treatments

  • Complete Renewal: 50 minute massage, Luxe Revival Facial, Manicure & Pedicure and a light lunch.
  • Spirit Walk: 50 minute massage, reflex connection, sea essentials pedicure and a light snack.
  • Sea Exfoliation: Oil-free Thalassotherapy scrub incorporates hand-harvested seaweeds with salt granules to detoxify and polish the body.
Muskoka Spas: Lakehouse Spa is located in Port Severn at Rawley Resort.
Muskoka Spas: Lakehouse Spa is located in Port Severn at Rawley Resort.

Rawley Resort’s Lakehouse Spa

2900 Kellys Rd, 705-538-2272

Rawley Resort is located on a historical property in Port Severn, where Christie’s lumber mill operated during the 19th century. Later in 1922, Edgar Otto Rawson, a civil engineer along with his wife Mabel, and her brother James Gawley built a 3 storey fishing lodge on the site.

The Rawley brand was created by combining the families two last names, Rawson and Gawley. In 2005 the original property enjoyed a major facelift, transforming into a luxury 4 star resort featuring chic suites and cottages, fine dining restaurant, spa and marina.

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LakeHouse Spa offers a luxurious wellness getaway for romantic couples. The full-service spa offers massage, body therapies, facials and beauty services.

LakeHouse Spa at Rawley Resort uses the all natural line, Evocative Essentials and Hungarian organic beauty brand Eminence Skin Care.

Rawley Resort’s Signature Spa Treatments

  • Sweet Surender: Custom organic facial and signature pedicure.
  • Organic Indulgence: Nourishing body wrap followed by an organic facial.
  • LakeHouse Serenity: Full body massage, organic facial, manicure and pedicure.
  • LakeHouse Tranquility: Super Berry Body Polish, organic facial and pedicure.
Enjoy a relaxing spa day in Muskoka at the historic boutique hotel, Windermere House.
Enjoy a relaxing spa day in Muskoka at the historic boutique hotel, Windermere House.

Windermere House’s Amba Spa

2508 Windermere Rd, 705-769-3611

The history of Windermere House on Lake Rosseau dates back to the 1860s when Thomas Aitken, who journeyed from his home in Scotland’s Shetland Islands first received visiting sportsmen as guests.

The stately Muskoka manor house later grew as steamboat services expanded to provide two calls each summer day at the Windermere wharf. Local tourism swelled with the advent of the railway to Gravenhurst providing easier transportation for visitors to the lakes.

Toady, Windermere House offers chic suites and cottages, 4 restaurants, golf course, family-friendly outdoor activities and a luxury spa.

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Amba Health and Beauty Spa at Windermere House offers services designed to pamper the body and soul. With a selection of soothing body treatments, massage therapy, facials, manicures and pedicures we enhance, guests stay with a treatment package designed just for them. 

The 12, 000 sq. ft. oasis of wellness and relaxation features ten full-body treatment rooms, a private manicure and pedicure room with waterfall fountain, including an intimate couple’s massage room. 

AMBA guests can relax overlooking Lake Rosseau on the historic verandah of the original Windermere House Resort enjoying a spa beverage together before and after their services.  

Windermere House’s Signature Spa Treatments

  • Pure Balance. Express facial, heated paraffin wax hand and foot treatment with back scrub and hot stone massage.
  • Retreat to Nature: Deluxe pedicure, body polish and hydrating mud wrap with express facial and full body hot stone massage.
  • Ultimate Spa Sensation: Deluxe facial, scalp treatment, full body polish and hydrating mud wrap, pedicure, manicure and full body massage.
Best Muskoka Spas: Touchstone Resort is the only spa in the region offering an outdoor infinity pool.
Best Muskoka Spas: Touchstone Resort is the only spa in the region offering an outdoor infinity pool.

Touchstone Resort’s Amba Spa

1869 Muskoka District Road 118 West, 705-764-5353

Touchstone Resort sits perched over 22 acres of land on Lake Muskoka.

The Muskoka resort near Bracebridge was formerly known as Aston Villa, which was first built in 1945. The property was closed for several years for demolition and renovation, reopening as Touchstone Resort in 2010.

The 87-room luxury resort features a signature restaurant, spa, event space, infinity pool, hot tub, beach pool and sandy beach.

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AMBA spa at Touchstone Resort provides an intimate setting for a wellness escape overlooking Lake Muskoka. With a selection of soothing body treatments, massage therapy, facials, manicures and pedicures we enhance our guests stay with a treatment package uniquely designed for them.  

The 5,000 sq. ft. oasis of wellness and relaxation features three full-body treatment rooms, two pedicure & three manicure stations, including an intimate couple’s massage room, steam room, sauna, with a gorgeous infinity pool and whirlpool overlooking Lake Muskoka. 

The intimate spa has 3 beautiful patios overlooking Lake Muskoka for guests to relax and enjoy a spa beverage together before and after their services. The spa enjoys the uniqueness of seeing guests who are staying at the resort, as well as local clientele who come regularly to enjoy relaxing therapies.

Touchstone Resort’s Signature Spa Treatments

  • Pure Balance. Express facial, heated paraffin wax hand and foot treatment with back scrub and hot stone massage.
  • Retreat to Nature: Deluxe pedicure, body polish and hydrating mud wrap with express facial and full body hot stone massage.
  • Ultimate Spa Sensation: Deluxe facial, scalp treatment, full body polish and hydrating mud wrap, pedicure, manicure and full body massage.
Muskoka Beer Spa offers a unique outdoor Scandinave-style spa concept near Port Carling.
Muskoka Beer Spa offers a unique outdoor Scandinave-style spa concept near Port Carling.

Muskoka Beer Spa

1006 Clear Lake Rd, 705-571-1814

Muskoka Beer Spa launched in 2020 and is located in the town of Torrance near Port Carling. The new all seasons Muskoka resort is brought to you by the owners of Clearlake Brewing, which is located directly across the street.

Clearlake Brewing is ranked as one of the best breweries in Muskoka, featuring a popular restaurant, beer bar and retail store. The brewery’s kitchen provides the food and beverage program at Muskoka Beer Spa. Expect to indulge in fresh pints paired with nachos, wings, gourmet sandwiches, salads and burgers.

Dubbed “the world’s largest Beer Spa,” Muskoka Beer Spa is the first of its kind in North America. Muskoka’s newest resort features outdoor Scandinavian-style spa facilities, body treatment rooms, live entertainment and a brewery restaurant.

Muskoka Beer Spa’s Greg Knight shared, “We travelled around the world looking at different spa concepts including Quebec, Alberta, USA, Europe and Japan. We loved the traditional hot pools concept and have an exceptional property in which to do it. We felt what most locations in North America were missing were the social aspects: food, drink and entertainment.”

Muskoka Beer Spa offers unique craft beer and food pairings, allowing guest to sample local brews and unique beer cocktails in a relaxing environment.

Formerly Clear Lake Village Resort, the cabins and property have undergone a metamorphosis to evolve into the new vision of Muskoka Beer Spa. The casual, carefree and local beer-loving Muskoka resort offers 20 cozy cabins outfitted with 2 or 3 bedrooms.

Muskoka Beer Spa is a family and kid friendly hotel & resort. Families with children and teens can enjoy the beach and playground on the property.

Important to note: the beer spa is an adults only area as it is licensed. Parents who want to sip suds while relaxing in a hot tub fret not! Kids can enjoy a fun program each day at the beach.

Overnight guests enjoy daily housekeeping, towel service, full access to the Beer Spa, complimentary rental of an outdoor cabana and preferred booking for beauty treatments and aesthetic services. 

The Muskoka spa facilities include 2 hot tubs, a relaxation pool, steam room, Swedish sauna, infrared sauna ice sauna, indoor and poolside treatment rooms and mens & ladies change rooms.

Those looking to book spa services can chose from RMT massage, facials, mani/pedi and hair styling. Day visitors can also purchase a pass to access the spa facilities for $40.


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