Kissing summer goodbye just means we are ready to embark on a new adventure! After frolicking at beaches and pools, and sipping too many summer cocktails, our bodies and minds crave a beauty and health makeover. We love escaping to the spa for a day of pampering, and since fall is grape harvest season, what better way to indulge than a luxe wine spa to harness the healing power of the grape? And we don’t mean exploring the bottom of a glass of Merlot. No, we’re talking barrel baths and grape seed massages in idyllic wine country settings. From Spain to Italy to France, here are our 4 favorite wine spas.

Les Sources de Caudalie, FrancePhoto Credit: Les Sources de Caudalie

Les Sources de Caudalie, France

Bucolic Les Sources de Caudalie is nestled among France’s famed Château Smith Haut Lafitte vineyards. It has 40 rooms and 21 suites, many with views of the vineyards or the lake. About a mile away, there’s also a country house built in 1737, the Château Le Thil. But the main draw of this gorgeous locale is the Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa. Vinotherapie means “wine therapy” and involves the healing power of the grape. Book a Caudalie Cure for weight loss, anti-aging and other health benefits and indulge in Merlot wraps, Crushed Cabernet scrubs, Grape Seed Oil massages and more. There are also stone massages, wine barrel baths and Vichy showers.

Hammam at Les Ottomans, TurkeyPhoto Credit: Hotel les Ottomans

Hotel les Ottomans, Turkey 

Hotel Les Ottomans is an opulent homage to luxury in Turkey’s Bosphorus Strait that has attracted celebs like Gisele Bundchen, Jennifer Lopez and Kate Moss. The luxurious rooms are absolutely stunning. The authentic hammam is gorgeous. The whole place was done according to Feng Shui principles. The spa focuses on classic Caudalie Vinotherapie treatments like Fleur de Vigne (Grape Blossom), energy wraps, scrubs, barrel wine baths and more.

Adler Thermae in ItalyPhoto Credit: Adler Thermae

Hotel Adler Thermae, Italy

Hotel Adler Thermae sits in Bagno Vignoni, Tuscany’s Val d’Orcia, a UNESCO World Heritage site south of the stunning ancient city of Siena. It’s an unforgettable setting with beautiful views, perfect for a yoga retreat or wellness vacation. The spa offers vinotherapy such as the Divinum, which is based on a powerful wellness compound found in wine grapes called resveratrol. Soak in the spring-fed thermal waters of the outdoor pools or in the grotto salina.

Marqués de Riscal, SpainPhoto Credit: Marques de Riscal

Hotel Marques de Riscal, Spain

The Hotel Marques de Riscal and its surrounding City of Wine – in Spain’s medieval town of Elciego –  is a stylistic avant-garde marvel, designed and built by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry. None other than Spain’s King Don Juan Carlos attended the grand opening. Among this unique setting’s many highlights are a superb restaurant with a Michelin-starred chef doing Basque-Riojan cuisine, and an excellent outpost of Vinothérapie SPA. Enjoy authentic wine therapy like the signature Caudalie or Vinosource Facial, Vigne de Vrilles Drainage, Merlot Wrap or Winemaker’s Massage. A must: the barrel bath.

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