25 Spas to Watch: Maui Spa Retreat in Maui, Hawaii

Maui Spa Retreat

Maui Spa Retreat, Maui, Hawaii
mauisparetreat.com

Founded: 2005
Owner: Doreena Larisch Barefoot
Size: 2.67-acre aromatic botanical farm; 800-square-foot spa cottage
Highlights:

  • Awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2012 and 2013, and Top Rated Spa for the Island of Maui, Hawai'i
  • Private cedarwood sauna
  • Guest/couple/group has entire spa for the duration of their visit
  • Next to the Aromatherapy Foundation of Hawaii; aroma bar consultation of organic essential oils before treatments

Why locals love it: Serene, natural setting; Hawaiian specialty massages; cold saltwater lap pool and Jacuzzi (with tropical refreshments served tub-side)