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SUMMER OF WELLNESS Take time out for you at these restorative destinations. BY ERICA MOODY

'EVMPPSR1MEQM;IPPRIWW6IWSVX The newly renovated luxury hotel promises “Wellness Your Way” with beachfront views. With drinks so delicious, fitness classes so fun and food so flavorful, it’s easy to forget that Carillon Miami Wellness Resort is all about treating your body right. The resort has the largest spa in South Florida (70,000 square feet), along with a juice bar and organic restaurant with onsite nutritionists. More than 200 fitness classes a week, including yoga, ballet and rock wall boot camp are also provided to ensure that your mind, body and soul will be nourished. Rooms are sleek and sophisticated, all boasting panoramic oceanfront views with balconies, where guests can see the 750-foot stretch of private beach, one of the largest in Miami. Four swimming pools include an adults-only rooftop

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pool as well as family-friendly pools. A healthier life doesn’t have to mean cutting out alcohol. Carillon’s new craft wellness cocktail menu incorporates organic spirits and healthy ingredients (such as wheatgrass to support detox) and lavender bitters to ease emotional stress) to help you get a taste of Miami’s party scene with none of the guilt. Suites start at $495. Carillonhotel.com

3QRM&IHJSVH7TVMRKW6IWSVX A historic mountainside resort offers wellness in the wild a short driving distance from the District. For those who prefer the the opportunity to spot wildlife. mountains over the beach, this 211The Springs Eternal spa is one year-old hotel is an idyllic respite, of only a few in the country to a hidden gem that’s no more than utilize natural spring water for all a 2-3 hour drive from the District. of its treatments, many first used The historic ambiance and upscale by Native Americans for their amenities makes it a perfect option healing properties. In addition for a couples getaway; it is a popular to unique spa treatments and a spot for weddings, after all. private spa garden, make sure to Located in the Allegheny visit during one of the resort’s Mountains of Central Pennsylvania, “Be Well Retreat” weekends, just outside of Bedford, the hotel offered several times a year. Hear still maintains many of its original from inspirational speakers and buildings in addition to new wings, experts (recently, clean eating a spa, a brand new golf clubhouse, cookbook author and life coach massive indoor and outdoor Lisa Consiglio Ryan was featured) swimming pools and fine dining who gently provide guidance for a along with more casual fare using healthy lifestyle. fresh ingredients grown on-site. It also offers regular ATV tours with Rooms start at $249. Omnihotels.com

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