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95 Editor Rating
Scale of 90-100

Renowned health and fitness spa (primarily for women) with an elegant Zen ambiance, set in North San Diego County foothills in San Marcos. Forty guest rooms tucked amid 600 acres of serene gardens, citrus groves, koi ponds, waterfalls and woodland walkways are inspired by those of traditional Japanese ryokans (inns), and all feature private garden decks or patios with tokonoma meditation shrines on raised platforms. Nourishing meals primarily incorporate produce grown in the on-site organic kitchen garden. Customized programs incorporating fitness, nutrition and mindfulness are created for each guest. The emphasis is on relaxation and stress reduction, with exercise training sessions, balanced diet workshops and classes, Pilates, vigorous hiking activities, yoga/tai chi and aqua aerobics. The spa offers an extensive treatment menu, plus onsens (traditional Japanese hot baths). Two swimming pools, seven gyms, tennis and a Watsu therapy pool.

Golden Door Features:

  • Airport transfers
  • Biking
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot tub
  • Meal plan offered
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Spa
  • Tennis
95 Editor Rating
Scale of 90-100

Renowned health and fitness spa (primarily for women) with an elegant Zen ambiance, set in North San Diego County foothills in San Marcos. Forty guest rooms tucked amid 600 acres of serene gardens, citrus groves, koi ponds, waterfalls and woodland walkways are inspired by those of traditional Japanese ryokans (inns), ...

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Average Mid-High Season Rates (including taxes):

All-inclusive weekly rates, $9,050.

Standard Inclusions:

All meals and snacks; Select spa services and fitness programs; Access to spa facilities; Wi-Fi

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