Mobil Travel Guide's 50th Annual Star Awards




Mobil Travel Guide, now celebrating its 50th year, is pleased to announce its 2008 Four- and Five-Star Winners. This year’s distinguished Five-Star winners include 41 lodgings, 17 restaurants and 3 spas, while outstanding Four-Star winners span 125 lodgings, 149 restaurants and 84 spas.


To help you plan your year in luxury spa travel, read on to discover the very best spas throughout the U.S.


Five-Star Spas:


California SpasSpas in Laguna Beach:

Spa Montage at Montage Resort


New York SpasSpas in New York:

Spa at Mandarin Oriental New York


South Carolina SpasSpas in Kiawah Island:

Spa at the Sanctuary



Four-Star Spas:


Arizona Spas Spas in Paradise Valley:

The Sanctuary Spa at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain


Arizona SpasSpas in Phoenix:

Alvadora Spa at Royal Palms


Arizona SpasSpas in Scottsdale:

Spa at Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North

The Centre for Well Being

Willow Stream Spa


Arizona SpasSpas in Tucson:

The Spa at Omni Tucson National

California SpasSpas in Beverly Hills:

The Beverly Hills Hotel Spa by La Prairie

The Peninsula Spa, Beverly Hills

The Spa at Beverly Wilshire


California SpasSpas in Big Sur:

Post Ranch Spa


California Spas Spas in Calistoga:

The Bathhouse


California SpasSpas in Carlsbad:

Spa at Four Seasons Resort Aviara, North San Diego


California Spas Spas in Carmel Valley:

Bernardus Lodge Spa


California SpasSpas in Dana Point:

Spa Gaucin

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Spas in Laguna Niguel


California Spas Spas in Half Moon Bay:

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Half Moon Bay


California Spas Spas in La Jolla:

The Spa at Torrey Pines


California Spas Spas in Los Angeles:

The Four Seasons Spa, Los Angeles at Beverly Hills


California Spas Spas in Napa:

The Carneros Inn Spa


California Spas Spas in Newport Beach:

The Spa at the Island Hotel


California Spas Spas in Oakhurst:

Spa du Sureau


California Spas Spas in Ojai:

Spa Ojai


California Spas Spas in Pebble Beach:

The Spa at Pebble Beach


California Spas Spas in Rutherford:

The Auberge Spa


California Spas Spas in San Francisco:

Remede Spa at the St. Regis Hotel San Francisco


California Spas Spas in San Martin:

The Spa at CordeValle


California Spas Spas in Santa Barbara:

Bacara Spa

Spa at Four Seasons Resort Santa Barbara


California Spas Spas in St. Helena:

The Spa at Meadowood Napa Valley


California Spas Spas in Westlake Village:

The Spa at The Four Seasons Westlake Village, CA


Colorado SpasSpas in Avon:

The Bachelor Gulch Spa at Ritz-Carlton


Colorado SpasSpas in Colorado Springs:

The Broadmoor Spa


Colorado SpasSpas in Denver:

The Spa at the Brown Palace


Connecticut SpasSpas in Washington:

Mayflower Spa


District of Columbia Spas – Washington:

The Spa at the Mandarin Oriental, Washington, DC


Florida Spas Spas in Amelia Island:

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Amelia Island


Florida Spas Spas in Aventura:

Willow Stream, The Spa at The Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club


Florida Spas Spas in Boca Raton:

Spa Palazzo at Boca Raton Resort & Club


Florida Spas Spas in Key Biscayne:

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Key Biscayne


Florida Spas Spas in Kissimmee:

Canyon Ranch SpaClub at Gaylord Palms Resort


Florida Spas Spas in Little Torch Key:

SpaTerre at Little Palm Island


Florida Spas Spas in Miami:

The Spa Mandarin Oriental, Miami


Florida Spas Spas in Miami Beach:

The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach Spa

The Spa at the Setai


Florida Spas Spas in Naples:

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Naples


Florida Spas Spas in Orlando:

The Spa at Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes


Florida Spas Spas in Palm Beach:

The Spa at the Breakers


Florida Spas Spas in Sarasota:

The Ritz-Carlton Members Club Spa, Ritz-Carlton Sarasota


Georgia Spas Spas in Greensboro:

The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation


Georgia Spas Spas in Sea Island:

The Spa at Sea Island


Hawaii SpasSpas in Kailua-Kona and the Kona Coast:

Hualalai Sports Club and Spa, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai


Hawaii SpasSpas in Lanai (Island):

The Spa at Manele


Hawaii SpasSpas in Oahu (Island):

Spa Suites at Kahala Hotel & Resort

Spa Halekulani


Hawaii SpasSpas in Wailea:

Spa Grande at Grand Wailea Resort

The Spa at Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea


Illinois Spas Spas in Chicago:

The Peninsula Spa, Chicago

The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Chicago


Maine Spas Spas in Kennebunkport:

Spa at White Barn Inn


Nevada Spas Spas in Henderson:

The Spa at Ritz-Carlton Lake Las Vegas


Nevada Spas Spas in Las Vegas:

Canyon Ranch SpaClub at The Venetian

Spa Bellagio at Bellagio

The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas

The Spa at Wynn Las Vegas


New York SpasSpas in Mt. Tremper:

Emerson Spa at Emerson Resort & Spa


New York SpasSpas in New York:

Four Seasons Hotel New York Spa

The Peninsula Spa, New York


New York SpasSpas in Skaneateles:

Mirbeau Spa


North Carolina SpasSpas in Cary:

The Umstead Spa


North CarolinaSpas in Charlotte:

The Spa at The Ballantyne Resort, A Luxury Collection Hotel


North Carolina Spas in Pinehurst:

The Spa at Pinehurst


Pennsylvania SpasSpas in Farmington:

Woodlands Spa at Nemacolin Resort


Texas SpasSpas in Austin:

The Spa at Four Seasons Austin


Texas SpasSpas in Houston:

Trellis, The Spa at The Houstonian


Texas SpasSpas in Irving:

The Spa & Salon at the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas


Texas SpasSpas in San Antonio:

Watermark Spa at Watermark Hotel & Spa


Utah Spas Spas in Park City:

The Spa at Stein Eriksen Lodge


West Virginia SpasSpas in White Sulphur Springs:

The Greenbrier Spa


Wisconsin SpasSpas in Kohler:

Kohler Waters Spa


Wyoming Spas Spas in Teton Village:

The Spa at Four Seasons Resort Jackson Hole