The Rancho Bernardo Inn is a four-star property with a serene spa that incorporates innovative, organic-based treatments and gourmet culinary offerings alongside beautiful surroundings. The luxurious Spa at Rancho Bernardo Inn sets a new standard for guest amenities with the unveiling of its new spring treatments. This 10,000-square-foot oasis features a tranquil garden at its center, a cabana-lined saline pool, and five private, temperature-controlled casitas with terra cotta-tiled roofs where guests can enjoy treatments while surrounded by natural beauty. 

 

Ranch Bernardo Inn is offering a Rosemary and Avocado Made Fresh Daily body treatment, a signature service at the spa, this spring, and a Tropical Twist body treatment this summer. Made Fresh Daily is a seasonal body treatment developed by the spa staff working directly with the chefs at Rancho Bernardo Inn. They source local products from nearby farms and the spa’s own garden, selecting ingredients with healing and rejuvenating properties to create a handmade scrubs and wraps. The featured treatment of avocado and rosemary includes a scrub, wrap, and massage, in addition to access to the Spa Pool Relaxation Lounge, and fitness center. The Tropical Twist treatment includes an invigorating lime scrub, soothing mango butter wrap, and coconut oil massage. Spa guests will also receive a “Spa to Go” recipe card showing them how to create meals and at-home spa treatments utilizing herbs, such as the rosemary, grown in the Spa Garden.  Priced at $150 for 80 minutes, the Rosemary Avocado treatment is available through March 31, 2010; Tropical Twist is available April through June 2010.

 

For guests who need a relaxed respite to their daily routine or are looking for a romantic evening, The Spa presents “Moonlight Spa-ing.” Guests and locals alike can relax under the stars with a 50-minute signature massage or facial, a light, three-course dinner, and a Made Fresh Daily signature enhancement, as well as $25 off future Made Fresh Daily treatments. Moonlight Spa-ing will be offered Friday evenings through August. $150 per person or $175 with wine pairings. 

 

Monday through Thursday for $140 per person and Friday and Saturday for $160 per person, the new “Spring Spa & Lunch Package” offers guests a 50-minute facial or massage, a detoxifying back masque, and delicious spa lunch. Additionally, guests can add an exotic twist, including the 50- or 80-minute “Spa Around the World.” Experience a Zen spirit influence from Asia, a traditional lomilomi massage technique from the tropical islands, a hot stone fusion massage from Latin America, or aromatherapy treatments from the Mediterranean. Available through May 31, 2010.

 

For a taste of it all, guests are invited to “Sample the Spa,” a relaxing afternoon of rejuvenation.  This event includes three 15-minute spa treatments and tasty treats paired with a unique beverage.  Priced at $99 per person, this package is available on Sunday afternoons from April through June 2010. (866/578-1883, www.ranchobernardoinn.com)