Destinations: Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona //// The Retreat at Miraval
Miraval Arizona Resort & Spa has quietly embodied the term wellness since 1995. Located only 45 minutes North of downtown Tucson, Arizona in the Santa Catalina Mountains, this scenic 400-acre resort has been offering its guests an extraordinary stay with unique experiences, spa treatments, and workshops to help balance the mind, body, and soul.
The recent addition to the resort is The Retreat; 22 spacious up to 3-bedroom 3,100 square feet luxury residences, with a design inspired from its beautiful desert surroundings. Secluded private patios of each residence feature private infinity edge reflection pool, hot tub and fire-pit.
With an elevation over 9,000 feet, Mount Lemmon and the Santa Catalina Natural Area offers many outdoor activities; hiking, rock climbing and mount biking.
More than just horse-back riding; the resort features the Purple Sage Ranch, award-winning equine experiences help unleash creativity, improve communication, heal fear and trauma, and take you on an unforgettable ride. The legendary Director of Equine Programs, Wyatt Webb helped guests rediscover joy, overcome fears, and tap into their true selves through the seemingly simple act of talking and engaging with horses.
The Retreat residences feature a full gourmet kitchen with indoor and outdoor dining for eight. Many other world-class dining establishments are available onsite. Miraval Arizona’s Life in Balance Culinary Kitchen features state-of-the-art educational culinary facilities that host our signature hands-on culinary workshops, as well as special events and celebrations. Other on-premise activities include unique sustainable living workshops; gardening and farming by resident farmer and hands-on bee experience with the bee-keeper.
The resort specialists offer curated and customizable group itineraries for a family, corporate retreat or special celebrations.
To foster a tranquil environment, the resort encourages guests to live in the present moment, conscious of the unique intersection of mind, body and spirit. Expect to obey the strict device-free policy, which means no cell phone or electronic media usage.
How to get there?
The resort can easily be reached from the Tucson International Airport (KTUS) or the Marana Regional Airport (KAVQ).
For more information, visit www.miravalarizona.com