The Best Wellness Retreats in Sedona, Arizona 

The accommodation, spa and activities are as stunning as the location at Enchantment Resort, Sedona
The accommodation, spa and activities are as stunning as the location at Enchantment Resort, Sedona | Courtesy of Enchantment Resort / Booking.com
Matt Charlton

This desert town in the American southwest has deep roots in spirituality, so it’s no surprise that wellness, healing, and self-improvement are at the heart of what you will find here. Located around two hours North of Phoenix and set deep within the red rock canyons and pine forests of Arizona, the city of Sedona boasts plenty of top wellness hotels offering yoga classes, infinity pools and exclusive spas. Discover our pick of the best wellness retreats in Sedona, Arizona – bookable with Culture Trip.

1. Amara Resort and Spa

Resort, Luxury

Outdoor space with fire pit set against red rocks of Sedona at Amara Resort and Spa.
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Situated along the banks of Oak Creek Canyon, just steps from buzzing Uptown Sedona, Amara Resort and Spa is the one if you’re looking for rugged nature with a social vibe. The high-end accommodation takes inspiration from the landscape and native American history – think local artwork and an infinity pool looking out towards the red rock mountainside. Jeep tours, private yoga and meditation classes and golf are offered as optional extras, plus there is an onsite fitness centre and spa.

2. Sedona Rouge Resort & Spa

Spa Hotel

Spacious and bright queen room at Sedona Rouge Hotel and Spa Trademark Collection by Wyndham.
Courtesy of Sedona Rouge Hotel and Spa Trademark Collection by Wyndham / Expedia

Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa claims luxe comforts from a fresh perspective and it certainly delivers on both. Inside the resort, you’ll find a swimming pool with a sundeck, set amongst the dramatic red rock mountainside, wellness sessions and a daily wine tour. This is all before you even get to the views of Thunder Mountain, minutes from the trailhead, and a wealth of activities.

3. L'Auberge de Sedona

Hotel

The candlelit restaurant at LAuberge de Sedona spa hotel, Arizona — set on the enchanting banks of Oak Creek Canyon.
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On the banks of Oak Creek, this luxurious health and mindfulness-focused resort offers accommodation sprawling across the grounds. It includes four types of cottage with a choice of view – spa, vista, creekside or garden. Your stay includes yoga classes and evening stargazing (there are amazing clear skies in this part of Arizona). There’s a pool, a beautiful French restaurant and an extensive wine cellar. Spa treatments and valet parking are available for a fee.

4. Enchantment Resort

Resort, Apartment

Nestled in the striking red rocks of Sedona’s Boynton Canyon, the casita guestrooms and suites at Enchantment Resort, Sedona.
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This beautiful Arizona resort – set over a whopping 70 acres (28ha) – boasts a spa, fitness centre, two restaurants, an outdoor and an indoor pool, five tennis courts and hiking trails, as well as a tapas bar and cafe. Not enough? It’s also ideally located for all the activities Sedona has to offer, including hiking, stargazing, biking and golf. All that, and you have luxurious accommodation to relax in after a full day’s excursions.

5. Poco Diablo Resort

Resort

Spacious double room with a fireplace, desk, bathtub and outdoor terrace at Poco Diablo Resort, Sedona.
Courtesy of Poco Diablo Resort / Expedia

Year-round heated pool? Check. Expansive spa offering healing treatments? Check. Private tennis tuition? Check. This stunning resort has everything you will need for a wellness break. There’s also an outdoor pool with a hot tub and a nine-hole golf course, along with a casual southwestern restaurant. Coconino National Forest, Chapel of the Holy Cross and downtown Sedona are a short drive away.

6. Mii Amo

Spa Hotel, Luxury, Boutique Hotel

For a truly holistic experience, book Mii Amo. This exclusive luxury spa in Arizona’s Boynton Canyon is eight miles (13km) from Sedona. Spa treatments and all meals are included within the minimalist, chic accommodation. Start your day with morning yoga before joining one of the numerous fitness classes. Alternatively, lace up your hiking boots and explore the surrounding rock formations. Some striking rooms have beehive fireplaces and outdoor showers.

7. Adobe Grand Villas

Bed and Breakfast, Luxury

Rustic-luxe cabin with open living and dining areas and eclectic wood headboard for large bed at Adobe Grand Villas
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Each of the custom-designed, mansion-style villas is uniquely themed, with amenities which include walk-in waterfall showers, two-person whirlpool tubs and fireplaces. Stop by the organic spa for a full-day’s pampering with a massage and facial, alongside options such as reiki and crystal therapy. Breakfast and afternoon hors d’oeuvres are complimentary; if you have any room left, there’s even a personal chef available for an additional fee.

8. Junipine Resort

Resort

Spacious creekhome at Junipine Resort, Sedona — with an open plan kitchen, living and dining area and a spiral staircase leading up to a mezzanine.
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An idyllic creek-side resort in spectacular Oak Creek Canyon. From your room at the eco-friendly Junipine Resort, you can hear the trickle of water flowing south towards downtown Sedona. Expect wood-burning fireplaces and stunning outdoor decks in each beautifully-appointed suite – some even come with their own hot tub. Hike straight from the front door or curl up with a book and a Californian red wine.

Looking for something else? If you’re seeking alternative places to stay in Sedona, book a break with Culture Trip at a top vacation rental or at a hotel suited to every kind of traveler. Discover our guide to the the top things to do in Sedona, and, if you’re travelling with the little ones, don’t miss the city’s best family-friendly activities.

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