The Top 5: Miami Spas

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    The Spa at Carillon Miami Wellness Resort

    "Come as you are, leave as you've never been", is Carillon Spa's promise. At 70,000 square feet, this is the largest spa in Miami and it has a suitable extensive extensive menu to match - from the standard massage and reflexology-type options to advanced facials, aesthetics, acupuncture, fitness programs, IV drips, cryotherapy and even relationship therapy, it's of no surprise that it's become one of Miami's go-to wellness spots. Take me there >

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    Lapis Spa at Fontainbleau

    When Martha Stewart described it as "the most beautiful spa in America", you know you're in for something special. The marble-clad spa overlooks the ocean and offers and excellent array of medical facials and body treatments. Plus you get access to their excellent spa suite featuring eucalyptus steam rooms, pools gym and sauna. Take me there >

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    Tierra Santa Healing House at Faena Hotel

    Inspired by the rituals of South America, Tierra Santa takes a holistic approach to wellness and has one of the largest hammams on the East Coast. Set aside extra time ahead of your treatment to make your way through it - an invigorating shower, steam, sauna and ice chamber await and offer the perfect way to quite literally wash away the stresses of day-to-day life. Body treatments here are excellent and this is the place in Miami to head to for holistic healing. They also have a renowned preventive medicine faculty that looks at everything from stress levels to stroke probability and heart health. Take me there >

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    Spa at Mandarin Oriental

    Situated in Brickell Key away from the Miami Beach bustle immediately makes this opulent spa feel like an escape. With 15,000 square feet of space, the treatments here are a mix of eastern medicinal practises like Ayurveda and TCM and Thai. If you're feeling at all achy, head here - unsurprisingly they offer the best thai massages in town that leave you feeling like you can fly. Take me there >

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    The Spa at Four Seasons Oceanside

    With 1930s design elements, wide plantation shuttered windows overlooking the beach with palm trees moving gently in the breeze, the view alone is a relaxing feast for the eyes. We love the Meridian Detox, a heavenly foot and body scrub followed by acupressure massage that's been known to banish many a jet-lagged travellers fatigue. Take me there >