The Elms Hotel and Spa Beckons with a Blissful Escape

Whether you need to tame holiday stress, get a jump start on beating the winter blues, you can make a weekend of it at The Elms Hotel and Spa.

Need something extra to chase out those winter blahs, or simply want to give yourself the ultimate gift? Consider an indulgent spa escape and make a weekend of it at The Elms Hotel and Spa in Excelsior Springs.

We recommend the Elms Ultimate, a head-to-toe package that includes a salt scrub, 60-minute Elms Relaxation Massage, classic facial, manicure and pedicure, shampoo and style, makeup application, your choice of any body wrap and lunch, all for $554 per person.

Aching muscles? Experience the crystal quartz table at Awaken Whole Life Center, a therapeutic heated sand bed. The center’s Sandor Stamp Therapy ($125 for 60 minutes) combines warm sand stamps, heated aromatherapy oil and massage to melt away your tension and restore your waning energy.

And to ensure you put your best face forward for holiday photos, book a facial at The Spa at Briarcliff. Try the spa’s signature facial ($150), complete with a customized treatment plan, scalp massage and a hot towel and paraffin for your hands and feet. For the favorite man in your life, surprise him with a Murad Men’s Facial ($100 for 50 minutes) that can help alleviate razor burn, chronic dryness and other shaving-induced skin problems.

Relaxation awaits. Book your treatments and getaways now by clicking on the images above.