The Best Spa Hotels in Daytona Beach, Florida

Hammock Beach Golf Resort and Spa is home to two award-winning courses
Hammock Beach Golf Resort and Spa is home to two award-winning courses | © Hammock Beach Golf Resort and Spa / Expedia
Amy Blyth

Florida‘s most iconic seaside haunt is home to a range of soothing spa hotels, offering a perfect retreat from the noise of Daytona’s famous spring break parties, boardwalk amusements and world-famous car races. Take a breather from the Daytona Beach bustle and check into one of these top spa hotels, with massages, beauty treatments, hot tubs and saunas galore — all bookable with Culture Trip.

1. Hammock Beach Golf Resort and Spa

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A tranquil treatment room with views of palm trees at the Hammock Beach Golf Resort and Spa in Daytona Beach.
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Golfers will love this sporty resort, home to two award-winning golf courses, just north of Daytona Beach. Its spa has a signature Golfer-Sage massage that focuses on easing painful golfing muscles. Indeed, many of the treatments, including scrubs and coconut stone massages, soothe with thalassotherapy products that are rich with sea minerals. Hammock Beach’s swanky condos have up to four bedrooms, garden tubs and balconies with golf-course views.

2. Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach

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Beauty treatment room at the Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach.
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Everything is music-themed at the beachfront Hard Rock Hotel, including the spa with its one-of-a-kind Rhythm and Motion massages, where therapists work in sync with amplified bass vibrations. Then there’s the Rock-On river stone massage, full-body cleanses and facials. Elsewhere, expect in-suite music tailored to your personal tastes, rock memorabilia and a guitar-shaped pool with underwater speakers.

3. White Orchid Inn & Spa

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A woman receiving.a spa treatment at the White Orchid Inn & Spa in Daytona Beach.
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This intimate adult-only resort, set on peaceful Flagler Beach 30 minutes north of Daytona, is the ideal place for a pamper break. The spa has bubbling hot tubs and hydrotherapy pools, plus private treatment rooms where you can indulge in massages, facials, body wraps and beauty treatments. Continue relaxing in your own chic suite with a private jet tub and soak up the sun by two outdoor pools, one of which is of the heated mineral variety.

4. Plaza Resort & Spa

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Two massage tables in a treatment room at the Plaza Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach, Florida.
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The Plaza, a Daytona Beach icon from 1909, boasts a grand façade, speakeasy bar and prime location near the pier. The hotel’s Ocean Waters Spa is Daytona’s largest and comes with saunas, 16 treatment rooms and a menu of over 30 treatments. These include dual couple’s massages, deep-sea mud wraps and exfoliating facials. Follow your spa session with a glass of champagne in the Utopia Room or by the resort pool.

5. The Shores Resort & Spa


A woman relaxing on a massage table at The Shores Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach.
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Book yourself a customised spa treatment at The Shores Resort, just off Atlantic Avenue, which has a focus on holistic wellness and natural ingredients. Start with a ritual bath and scrub using herbs and minerals, and finish with a milk and honey wrap. Massages use a blend of essential oils and traditional Balinese and Chinese techniques. This acclaimed resort also offers cabana rooms, beachside fire cauldrons, and a generous pool and hot tub.

6. Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort

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Taking the family to Daytona Beach? The Hilton Oceanfront Resort has great kids’ facilities, including activity clubs and splash pools. This means there’s plenty of opportunity for adults to enjoy some spa time, while there’s even a special menu for teens. Using decadent Pevonia Botanica products, treatments include Swedish and deep-tissue massages. To top it off, the resort is set right on the beach and has multiple pools and seven restaurants.

7. The Riverview


The bright and welcoming spa lobby at The Riverview Hotel and Spa, Daytona Beach.
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Treatments at the oasis-themed Riverview Spa include use of their mineral and therapeutic waterfall pools. As well as conventional massages, you can book in for microdermabrasion and sea-inspired packages. Try the Salt Glow, which features a pineapple-papaya salt mouse, before enjoying an aromatic soak and moisturising body balm. The Riverview Hotel is located 30 minutes south of Daytona, between the Indian River and New Smyrna Beach. It dates back to 1885 when it served as a hunting and fishing lodge.

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