Cream of the Crop

Every year, we at Spa Inc. magazine, and our partners at Leading Spas of Canada, look forward to showcasing the best and brightest of the Canadian spa industry, the cream of the crop. As always, the third annual 2017 Canadian Spa & Wellness Awards introduced us to some new faces and also allowed us to recognize spas and spa partners who have continued to excel.

We are proud to present to you the 2017 Canadian Spa & Wellness Awards winners!


  • spa my blend at the ritz carlton

    Top Hotel Spa
    Spa My Blend at the Ritz Carlton - Toronto, Ontario

    “We combine the incomparable service our guests have come to expect from The Ritz- Carlton, Toronto, with the revolutionary My Blend and Clarins lines, creating a one-of-a-kind spa experience.” – Maggee Byrd, Spa Director

  • Sweetgrass Spa by Verity

    Top Day Spa
    Sweetgrass Spa by Verity - Toronto, Ontario

    “Sweetgrass Spa is a women’s only spa and having pampered women in Toronto for over 10 years, we’ve come to understand what our clients expect.” – Jade Perciballi, Spa Manager

  • The Spa at Nita Lake Lodge- Whistler, British Columbia

    Top Destination Spa
    The Spa at Nita Lake Lodge- Whistler, British Columbia

    “Our unique location situated on the edge of a glacier-fed lake offers our guests a sense of peace and tranquillity with easy access to all that Whistler has to offer.” – Nancy Steward, Marketing and Communications Manager

  • BALNEA Spa + Reserve Bromont, Quebec

    Top Sanitas Spa
    BALNEA Spa + Reserve Bromont, Quebec

    “We believe our team’s dedication to creating a tailored, courteous, top-of-the-line guest experience is one of BALNEA’s main assets.” – Andréanne Alix, Brand Manager

  • Pacific Mist

    Consumer Choice Award
    Pacific Mist Spa and Hydropath - Royston, British Columbia

    “With beautiful ocean views and incredible gardens, our guests enjoy all the property has to offer between spa treatments.” – Amanda Lohman, Spa Manager

  • Spa William Gray

    Top New Spa
    Spa William Gray - Montreal, Quebec

    “Spa William Gray offers rejuvenating services devoted to the nurturing of mind, body and soul, and is the first in Canada to introduce the high-end German Gharieni spa beds and equipment.” – Maria Antonopoulos, Director of Marketing and Communications

  • Glow Medi Spa

    Top Medi-Spa
    Glow Medi Spa - Yorkville, Ontario

    “At Glow Medi Spa, what we are known for is our reputation for top quality service, as well as safety, leading edge technology and outstanding customer service.” – Diane Wong, Founder and Spa Director

  • Sublime Wellness

    Education Award
    Sublime Wellness - Calgary, Alberta

    “We stay on the forefront of all new research in the health and wellness industry and we tied together research in the medical industry as it relates in a wellness aspect.” – Kathryn Dundas, Medical Director for Sublime Wellness

  • Biophora

    Top Spa Partner
    Biophora Inc. - Yorkville, Ontario

    “It is intrinsic to our business model to incorporate good communication, respect, excellent customer service, and ethical business practices.” – Judi Argue, Marketing and Public Relations

  • Top 25 Spas

    • Achieve Wellness Spa - Fort McMurray, Alberta

    • BALNEA reserve thermale - Bromont, Quebec

    • Christienne Fallsview Spa - Niagara Falls, Ontario

    • Dol-ás Spa - Wallace, Nova Scotia

    • Elmwood Spa - Toronto, Ontario

    • Glow Medi Spa - Toronto, Ontario

    • Hammam Spa - Toronto, Ontario

    • Ici Paris Skin Care Clinic & Spa - Toronto, Ontario

    • Interlude Spa - Halifax, Nova Scotia

    • iwa Spa - Town of the Blue Mountains, Ontario

    • Pacific Mist – Spa and Hydropath - Royston, British Columbia

    • Rosewater Spa - Oakville, Ontario

    • Sante Spa Victoria - Victoria, British Columbia

    • Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain - Blue Mountains, Ontario

    • Scandinave Spa Whistler - Whistler, British Columbia

    • Spa 901 - Fernie, British Columbia

    • Spa St. James at the Ritz-Carlton Montreal - Montreal, Quebec

    • Spa My Blend by Clarins at the Ritz-Carlton - Toronto, Ontario

    • Ste. Anne’s Spa - Grafton, Ontario

    • Sublime Wellness - Calgary, Alberta

    • Sweetgrass Spa - Toronto, Ontario

    • Ten Spa - Winnipeg, Manitoba

    • The Spa at Langdon Hall - Cambridge, Ontario

    • The Spa at Nita Lake Lodge - Whistler, British Columbia

    • Willow Stream Spa at the Fairmont Banff Springs - Banff, Alberta

by Alexander McCleave | Winter 2017