(credit: Balboa Bay Resort)

(credit: Balboa Bay Resort)

Staying at a resort and spa is the epitome of luxury and can help you achieve your goal of a little R&R.
As the primary objectives of any great vacation, rest and relaxation can be achieved quite easily by pampering yourself with massages, facial treatments and other spa remedies. Treat yourself today to what you deserve and stay at one of these luxurious hotels with full service spas in Orange County.
(credit: Surf & Sand Resort)

(credit: Surf & Sand Resort)

Surf & Sand Resort
1555 S. Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(888) 869-7569

In addition to private oceanfront balconies, this Mediterranean-style resort also offers an award-winning spa complete with indoor and outdoor treatment rooms for a truly relaxing experience. Aquaterra Spa boasts eight treatment rooms including a couple’s room with a romantic ocean view. Guests of the spa are immediately pampered with plush robes and soft slippers and while waiting for treatments, you can enjoy the indoor eucalyptus steam room or outdoor Jacuzzi. The spa offers several treatment services include massages, scrubs, body wraps and facials using a variety of essential oils, fragrances and minerals.

(credit: Balboa Bay Resort)

(credit: Balboa Bay Resort)

Balboa Bay Resort
1221 Coast Highway
Newport Beach, CA 92663
(949) 645-5000

As the only waterfront resort in Newport Beach, The Mediterranean style Balboa Bay Resort spans across 15 acres of prime coastal real estate. This Four Diamond resort comes equipped with a full-service spa making it one of the top destinations for luxury hospitality. The state of the art resort spa is the ultimate escape for health and relaxation and offers up dozens of relaxing spa treatments including a variety of massages, soothing facials and body therapies. In addition, a complete menu of traditional and signature massage services, skin treatments, body therapies as well as whirlpools, stream rooms and saunas is yours to choose from. Those who are in the mood for the ultimate treatment can select from nine treatment rooms, including a eucalyptus steam room as well. Purify your skin with a volcanic clay body wrap or indulge in a seaweed algae wrap to revive your spirit. Relax your mind and body with a sea stone massage which uses heated stones to loosen muscles and relieve tension. For days after, your body will thank you for this luxurious vacation.

Related: Best Day Spas In Orange County

credit: Montage Laguna Beach

(credit: Montage Laguna Beach)

Montage Laguna Beach
30801 S. Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(866) 271-6953

This craftsman-style beach resort sits atop an oceanfront bluff and is the perfect place to relax and regain your inner balance. The luxury amenities include a full-service spa that takes body treatments to a new level. Spa Montage believes in enhancing the body, mind and spirit using holistic therapies and a wellness program. Certified therapists will customize massages, scrubs and even hydrotherapy treatments designed specifically for your body. Any 60-minute treatment will also give you access to the spa’s lap pool, fitness center, sauna, waterfall whirlpool and steam room.

credit: Shalini G.

(credit: Shalini G.)

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa
1600 S. Disneyland Drive
Anaheim, CA 92802
(714) 956-6425

Disney’s not just for the kids any more. Find your own playground inside this Four Diamond hotel with a world-class spa. Mandara Spa will take you on a relaxing journey through massages, facials, manicures, pedicures and exotic body wraps. You and your significant other can also schedule treatments as a couple and make a date out of the ultimate pampering experience.

credit: Casa Laguna Inn & Spa

(credit: Casa Laguna Inn & Spa)

Casa Laguna Inn & Spa
2510 S. Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 494-2996
This beautiful bed and breakfast was recently named one of the top 10 U.S. hotels for romance by TripAdvisor. The Casa Laguna Inn & Spa offers panoramic ocean views, seven-layer beds, a heated swimming pool and lush gardens. Top that off with a full-service spa and you’ll find yourself in relaxation heaven. Not only can you enjoy a couple’s hot stone massage and Papaya Salt Glow scrub, you can end the day with a therapeutic soak in the Inn’s ocean view garden tub. Top the day off by watching the sunset over the Pacific with your loved one while relaxing in your private tub and sipping on some champagne.

Related: Best Eco-Friendly Hotels In Los Angeles

View Best Hotels In OC With Spas in a full screen map

Truc Dever is a freelance writer covering all things Orange County. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.