Spa at West Baden Featured on CondéNast Traveler List of Top 250 Spas   

Southern Indiana destination recognized among nation’s best



FRENCH LICK, IN (June 8, 2011) – The readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine consistently honor West Baden Springs Hotel, and its amenities, in the annual reader surveys. The hotel has been featured on the premium Gold List consecutively since 2008 and The Spa at West Baden continues the honors with another showing on the magazine’s list of top spas. The June 2011 issue features The Spa at West Baden on its list of Top 250 Spas in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. 


In its 21st year, the 2011 survey results are derived from the magazine’s 2010 Readers' Choice Survey. A questionnaire was available to all readers through a secure website. Nearly 26,000 people rated the spas’ facilities, staff and treatments. The full list of winners can be viewed on Condé Nast Traveler’s website at


The Spa at West Baden is a world-class escape with roots tying back to the turn-of-the-century.


The local mineral springs first brought guests to the area and the hotel was billed as the “Temple of Health and Happiness” where guests would experience “abundant energy and the thrill of pulsating vitality. ”

Today, West Baden continues to cater to discerning travelers and spa aficionados alike. Marble inlaid floors, deep chocolate cabinetry and hand-blown glass welcome guests to the destination spa. Professional therapists treat guests to an experience far beyond a traditional spa service. Indulgent experiences include relaxing massages, all natural facials, cleansing scrubs and more featuring specialized spa products by Babor, Matrix, Zents, Jack Black and Malibu Wellness.


The spa is located in a two-level natatorium, which wasreconstructed based on historic photographs of the original structure built in the early 1900’s. The old-world style extension of the hotel houses 12 treatment rooms, a fitness center and an indoor lap pool.


The Spa at West Baden is open seven days a week. For reservations, please call 888-936-9360.  



About French Lick Resort


French Lick Resort is a $500 million historic restoration and casino development project that includes the West Baden Springs Hotel, French Lick Springs Hotel and the new French Lick Casino. This premier resort and casino destination in Southern Indiana features 686 guest rooms and suites; a 51,000-square-foot, single-level casino; 45 holes of golf, including the fully restored 1917-designed Donald Ross Course at French Lick and the new, 18-hole Pete Dye Course at French Lick; two full-service spas with a combined 36 treatment rooms totaling 42,000 square feet; meeting and event space totaling 115,000 square feet and an array of dining and entertainment options. 


For more information or to book a stay, please visit or call our reservation specialists at (888) 936-9360.




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