The 10 BEST Family-Friendly Spas
All ages can get some R&R at these destinations where together time is part of the package.
Omni Homestead Resort, Hot Springs, Virginia
This 2,000-acre historic resort has hosted 23 presidents, but now families rule the roost. Everyone can gather in a special spa suite for treatments, and adults can take a dip in the two natural hot springs located on the resort grounds.
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, Farmington, Pennsylvania
Even pets are pampered here with dog-friendly aromatherapy and massage baths at the Wooflands Pet Care Center. The Grove Kidz Spa caters to 5- to 15-year-olds, and a new Holistic Healing Center offers acupuncture, reflexology, tai chi, and yoga.
Aulani Disney Resort and Spa, Ko Olina, Hawaii
Talk about starting early: A parent-baby massage, a toddler mani/pedi, and a hula class are just three options for the young ones. A group massage hosts up to six, and everyone can whip up a Hawaiian-inspired scrub at the Pulu Bar.
DEAL: October 26-December 21, get 30 percent off a five-night stay, or 25 percent off four nights.
Nickelodeon Suites Resort, Orlando, Florida
How many spas have SpongeBob and Dora on staff? Along with braiding, feather extensions, and airbrushed tattoos, the Kids' Spa offers express polish so you don't miss pool time.
DEAL: Get a 25 percent discount on lodging with code NICK2015. Blackout dates might apply.
Park Hyatt Beaver Creek, Avon, Colorado
A bubbling footbath and nail decals are highlights of the Allegria spa packages for girls (ages 5+), while tweens and teens can try a 25-minute massage (with swimsuit). And adults can indulge in mineral baths and couple's suites. It's almost enough to make you forget the slopes.
Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa, San Antonio, Texas
Everyone can round up relaxation at the ranch-style Windflower Spa, retrofitted into reclaimed Texas barns. An All About Me massage rubs away school stress, and a #Nofilter Facial is geared to teen complexions. Grown-ups can sign up for a Rancher's Skin Care or Firm My Hide treatment, which includes a cactus gel rubdown.
Pinehurst Resort, Pinehurst, North Carolina
Come for the golf, don't miss the spa: Package up an afternoon of Mom and Me makeup, hair, and nails. And for the putters in the family, a Sportsman's Recovery Soak in a bath of pine, rosemary, arnica, and eucalyptus oils.
DEAL: Kids under 12 stay, eat, and play golf free.
Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, New York
This 30,000-square-foot spa-in-a-castle offers a full-service menu for visitors 16 and older. The resort opened in 1869, but we bet Victorian Era teens didn't sign up for the Texting Tension Tamer, a massage for shoulders, neck, forearms, and hands. Younger ones (ages 6-15) aren't left out with Me Too! manis and pedis.
Image: Indoor Heated Pool at Mohonk Mountain House - Jim Smith Photography
Indian Wells Resort and Spa, Indian Wells, California
A Little Spa Goer menu of treatments welcomes kids 10+ with massages and a tween-teen skin-care session at the Agua Serena Spa. Adults can check out the Medical and Skin Spa, while everyone can enjoy golf, tennis, and lounging by the pool.
Artesian Hotel, Casino and Spa, Sulphur, Oklahoma
Parents get pampered at Sole'renity, and kids can follow suit at the Little Soles Kids' Spa. On the roster: manis, flavored soaks, chair massages, and a chocolate frosting facial -- complete with kiddo-size robes and slippers.