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Buy a gift up to $1,000 with the suggestion to spend it at Refuge. Delivered in a customized greeting card by email, mail or printout.

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Refuge in Carmel gift card


Yelp Rating - 4.0 stars
1.0k reviews onYelp logo
(831) 620-7360
Location27300 Rancho San Carlos Rd Carmel
CategoriesDay Spas, Massage

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updated: February 25, 2024
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Melody K.
Yelp Rating - 5.0 stars01/16/2024
My sister treated me out with multiple surprises throughout my birthday week, one of which is a relaxing spa day at Refuge. It was my first time here and... read review
Katie C.
Yelp Rating - 3.0 stars01/20/2024
I used to love Refuge (see my previous review from 2017) but some of their recent changes have really disappointed me and left a bad impression. Most... read review
Melinda R.
Yelp Rating - 4.0 stars01/13/2024
This is my second time in Refuge in Carmel. The first time was with my best friend so we really enjoyed it, and ended up getting a massage even when the... read review
Mon10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Fri10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tue10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sat09:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wed10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sun09:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Business Description

Refuge, located in Carmel, California, is a haven of peace and tranquility for those seeking respite from the hustle and bustle of daily life. As America's first co-ed outdoor relaxation spa, it offers the perfect escape for those looking to unwind and recharge in a serene and silent environment.

Upon entering the 2-acre property, guests are greeted with breathtaking views that serve as the perfect backdrop for a day of relaxation. With a Himalayan salt wall sauna, eucalyptus steam rooms, cold plunge pools, and hot pools with waterfalls, Refuge offers an award-winning hydrothermal facility that caters to all your relaxation needs.

The facility requires all guests to be 18 years or older, and swimsuits are required. The daily hours for the spa are from 10 am to 10 pm PST, with the last entry at 8:30 pm PST.

Refuge has garnered high praise from visitors who have experienced its services. One guest, Karen L., noted that even though she had to wait for 3-3.5 hours to enter the spa, the experience was well worth the wait. Another guest, TJ R., praised the facility for its ability to provide a great time for her and her husband. Tian Y., in their review, appreciated the care taken by the director of the spa, Chelsea, who reached out to them after a less-than-ideal experience.

Overall, Refuge provides guests with a top-notch, outdoor relaxation experience that caters to their needs. Its picturesque surroundings, along with its well-maintained hydrothermal facility, make this spa a must-visit destination for anyone looking to unwind and recharge.

Gift Ideas for Refuge

For those who are looking for a gift that offers a truly unique spa experience, Refuge, located in Carmel, California, offers a range of thoughtful and indulgent gift options that are perfect for that special someone. Whether it is a gift for a loved one, a friend, or a colleague, they are sure to appreciate the thought and care that has gone into selecting a gift from this exceptional spa.

One gift option that is sure to delight is a massage package that offers a combination of deep tissue, hot stone, and Swedish massage techniques. This package is perfect for those who are looking to relieve stress and tension, and it provides a truly indulgent spa experience.

Another great gift option is the Gift Certificate, which allows the recipient to choose from a range of services offered at Refuge, such as hydrotherapy, facials, and body treatments. This option gives the recipient the flexibility to select the service that best suits their individual needs.

For those who want to go above and beyond with their gift-giving, the "Ultimate Relaxation Package" is the perfect option. It includes a massage, facial, hydrotherapy, and lunch, allowing the recipient to indulge in a full day of pampering and relaxation.

Overall, the gifts from Refuge are perfect for those who are looking to spoil themselves or their loved ones with a unique and indulgent spa experience. The spa's picturesque surroundings, combined with its exceptional services and care, make it a truly special destination that is sure to leave a lasting impression on anyone who visits.

Click here to send a gift up to $1,000 with the suggestion to use it at Refuge

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