Winter Wellness at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

RC Tahoe spa

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California, has introduced new wellness offerings to its roster that are inspired by the magical winter season in Lake Tahoe. Beginning today, guests can enjoy the Mountain Mindfulness Package, the Winter Wellness Experience, CBD oil and balm spa treatment enhancements, and additional seasonal spa treatments and fitness classes that promote health and wellness.

Located in the gorgeous forests of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is continuously touted as a top wellness destination in Northern California. This winter season, the resort welcomes guests to escape the bustle of everyday life and enjoy a relaxing mountain detox. Couples and families alike can recharge by lounging at one of the resort’s 10 public fireplaces, nourishing the body with healthy menu items including Chia Pudding, Avocado Egg Toast and fresh-pressed juices from California Juice Co., getting pampered with a rejuvenating seasonal spa treatment, participating in rotating fitness classes, and enjoying tasteful holiday shopping in The Village at Northstar and downtown Truckee.

The resort’s new wellness offerings include:

Mountain Mindfulness Package
Escape the bustle of everyday life and enjoy a luxurious and relaxing getaway with the Mountain Mindfulness package. Starting at $469.00 per night, the package includes luxury overnight accommodations at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, two 50-minute spa treatments of choice (per night booked), along with personalized spa amenities.

The package is valid on weekdays through December 31, 2018, and is subject to availability and cannot be combined with any other offer. Blackout dates apply. Advance reservations are required; rates do not apply to groups. Rates listed are per room, per night, single or double occupancy, and exclusive of taxes, gratuities and other charges unless otherwise noted. For more details and booking, please see here.

This four-hour wellness ritual begins with a 15-minute outdoor guided meditation, awakening the senses with crisp and refreshing mountain air. Then, while overlooking the pine trees, dive into 30 minutes of guided gentle stretch, followed by the signature 90-minute Journey Through the Forest treatment, which is designed to release deep stress and tension while stimulating the immune system through doses of forest air combined with a blend of native essential oils. The treatment includes full body exfoliation, full body massage and a private soak. Then, guests will break for nourishment with a specially-curated menu focused on health and wellness, including a rejuvenating beverage of choice. Lastly, the experience concludes with a 90-minute Ultimate Radiance and Renewal Facial that restores the skin’s vitality and reveals a bright, smooth and radiantly youthful-looking complexion. The treatment includes brush cleanse, skin radiance mask, age-defying crystal massage, lifting mask, and scalp massage.

The Winter Wellness Experience (4 hours, 15 minutes) is priced at $850.00 and includes a customized winter wellness gift valued at $100.00.

Perfect after a long day on the mountain, these new add-on enhancements to any spa treatment helps restore body aches with CBD oil and muscle/joint balm. CBD oil for $25, CBD balm for $35.

Spa Day Pass
For locals looking to enjoy a local “spacation,” the resort offers full day spa passes, which includes access to the entire facility, including the sauna and steam room, whirlpool and heated outdoor spa pool. On Monday through Thursday, the pass is priced at $75 per person, and on Friday through Sunday, the pass is priced at $100 per person.

Additional seasonal spa and fitness offerings this winter include:

Warming Winter Scrub, Wrap and Massage
After a day on the slopes, rejuvenate with this invigorating salt scrub featuring coffee, almond oil, and warming essential oils. The experience continues with a relaxing body wrap with a soothing blend of aloe vera and a rich shea body butter. As you rest, the scalp is massaged while your skin absorbs a healthy, radiant glow. This treatment is then followed by a full body massage. 100 minutes, $325.

Treat yourself to a full body scrub of organic maple syrup, cinnamon, and sugar that leaves the skin deliciously soft and smooth. The scrub is followed by a customized massage using warm shea butter. 75 minutes, $265.

Tahoe Tree of Life
Restore your body and mind with an aromatic salt soak using indigenous stones from beautiful Lake Tahoe to melt away tension and leave you feeling warm and revitalized. The treatment includes foaming salt soak and hot stone massage. 75 minutes, $285.

Mountainside Yoga

Enjoy breath-centered yoga that combines gentle, meditative movements, stretches, and deep healing for a complete restoration. $20.


This class includes 30 minutes devoted to sculpting your mid-section, hitting obliques and postural muscles of the mid and low back. Complimentary for resort guests.

Roll and Release

Improve mobility and stability while releasing muscular tension and increasing flexibility using foam rollers and balls. Complimentary for resort guests.

To confirm hotel reservations at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, please contact a travel professional, visit or call reservations toll-free at 800-241-3333.

Related posts