Category Archives: Spas

Chaminade Resort – A Place to Meet, Gather, Retreat & Repeat

It’s not hard to see why Chaminade Resort & Spa is a popular choice for meetings, weddings, reunions and other special events. The impressive hilltop views have a way of surprising guests with a panorama of green hills, redwoods, eucalyptus trees and of course, those ocean views. Take a peek at some of the ways…

Win a Trip to Santa Cruz!

What comes to mind on your Santa Cruz dream vacation? How about experiencing the redwoods from 150 feet in air on a canopy tour. Or maybe you’ve been dreaming of seeing those whales everyone has been talking about. Whether you’re the adventurous type or would rather be sipping some fine Santa Cruz Mountain wine, Visit Santa Cruz County…

Santa Cruz is Also for Lovers

Hot date coming up? Let Santa Cruz be your chaperone. Here are a few ideas for outings to spark a love connection. Outdoorsy Couple You demand beauty from your date. Nope, you’re not superficial: you just love the great outdoors. And a good place to start is with a stroll through the enchanting gardens at…

Thoughtful Thursday

Slip on your robe and enjoy some “me” time at The Spa at Chaminade…you deserve it!

Your Stay, Your Way at Chaminade Resort & Spa

From atop a hill overlooking the Monterey Bay, Chaminade Resort & Spa easily earns its reputation for having one of the best views in Santa Cruz. Its unique location, with a sweeping panorama of the mountains and ocean, feels like a world away, a true escape, and yet the beach is just a 10-minute drive…

Let’s Cruz Holiday Gift Guide

Having lived in Santa Cruz for nearly twenty years, I have a not-so-sneaky habit of giving gifts that force…er…entice my friends and family to visit me. I guess I’m just proud to share what I get to enjoy throughout the year, but I also love giving unique gifts and I don’t have to look far…

Retreats for the Body and Soul

The choices of where to go for rest, relaxation and rejuvenation in Santa Cruz County are plentiful. Deep breaths of ocean air or crisp redwood forest will work wonders, but a little pampering never hurt anyone. The Spa at Chaminade is the perfect place to unwind and make the most of your “me” time. Arrive…

In-Suite Pampering Awaits at Seascape Beach Resort

As Lead Spa Therapist at Seascape Beach Resort, Szuszi Tyroller has seen it all. Guests crawling straight into bed after a relaxing massage…check. Room service timed perfectly to arrive after a spa treatment…of course. A pod of whales swimming by while she tends to a client…yes, you read that right. Tyroller attests that the whale…

The Chaminade: More Than a Place to Stay, It’s the Place to Go!

Since its inception in the early 1900’s, Chaminade Resort & Spa, named after French priest William Joseph Chaminade, has carried many torches, all of which revolve around its enchanting mountaintop location overlooking the Monterey Bay. Today, the Chaminade has more than earned its reputation as a luxurious retreat with world-class accommodations, but an overnight visit…

Customize Your Own Santa Cruz Getaway with a “Let’s Cruz” Vacation Contest

This season, why not try something new and “find your flow”?  Have you always admired wave riders but are skittish when it comes to water?  Take a surfing lesson with an experienced pro.  Do you have a unique idea for a summer treat?  Create one of your own flavor with an artisanal ice cream maker….

Category Archives: Spas

Chaminade Resort – A Place to Meet, Gather, Retreat & Repeat

It’s not hard to see why Chaminade Resort & Spa is a popular choice for meetings, weddings, reunions and other special events. The impressive hilltop views have a way of surprising guests with a panorama of green hills, redwoods, eucalyptus trees and of course, those ocean views. Take a peek at some of the ways…

Win a Trip to Santa Cruz!

What comes to mind on your Santa Cruz dream vacation? How about experiencing the redwoods from 150 feet in air on a canopy tour. Or maybe you’ve been dreaming of seeing those whales everyone has been talking about. Whether you’re the adventurous type or would rather be sipping some fine Santa Cruz Mountain wine, Visit Santa Cruz County…

Santa Cruz is Also for Lovers

Hot date coming up? Let Santa Cruz be your chaperone. Here are a few ideas for outings to spark a love connection. Outdoorsy Couple You demand beauty from your date. Nope, you’re not superficial: you just love the great outdoors. And a good place to start is with a stroll through the enchanting gardens at…

Thoughtful Thursday

Slip on your robe and enjoy some “me” time at The Spa at Chaminade…you deserve it!

Your Stay, Your Way at Chaminade Resort & Spa

From atop a hill overlooking the Monterey Bay, Chaminade Resort & Spa easily earns its reputation for having one of the best views in Santa Cruz. Its unique location, with a sweeping panorama of the mountains and ocean, feels like a world away, a true escape, and yet the beach is just a 10-minute drive…

Let’s Cruz Holiday Gift Guide

Having lived in Santa Cruz for nearly twenty years, I have a not-so-sneaky habit of giving gifts that force…er…entice my friends and family to visit me. I guess I’m just proud to share what I get to enjoy throughout the year, but I also love giving unique gifts and I don’t have to look far…

Retreats for the Body and Soul

The choices of where to go for rest, relaxation and rejuvenation in Santa Cruz County are plentiful. Deep breaths of ocean air or crisp redwood forest will work wonders, but a little pampering never hurt anyone. The Spa at Chaminade is the perfect place to unwind and make the most of your “me” time. Arrive…

In-Suite Pampering Awaits at Seascape Beach Resort

As Lead Spa Therapist at Seascape Beach Resort, Szuszi Tyroller has seen it all. Guests crawling straight into bed after a relaxing massage…check. Room service timed perfectly to arrive after a spa treatment…of course. A pod of whales swimming by while she tends to a client…yes, you read that right. Tyroller attests that the whale…

The Chaminade: More Than a Place to Stay, It’s the Place to Go!

Since its inception in the early 1900’s, Chaminade Resort & Spa, named after French priest William Joseph Chaminade, has carried many torches, all of which revolve around its enchanting mountaintop location overlooking the Monterey Bay. Today, the Chaminade has more than earned its reputation as a luxurious retreat with world-class accommodations, but an overnight visit…

Customize Your Own Santa Cruz Getaway with a “Let’s Cruz” Vacation Contest

This season, why not try something new and “find your flow”?  Have you always admired wave riders but are skittish when it comes to water?  Take a surfing lesson with an experienced pro.  Do you have a unique idea for a summer treat?  Create one of your own flavor with an artisanal ice cream maker….