The Inn at Bay Harbor, Autograph Collection recently debuted its newly renovated spa, perfectly suited for guests seeking relaxation, solitude and self-discovery. Totaling 3,100 square feet, The Spa layout has been redesigned to feature an open flow concept for its nail, salon and retail areas providing an increased connection for spa groups, while also providing a serene relaxation lounge and five private treatment rooms.
Inspired by the natural elements of the resort’s lakeside location to restore balance, guests will discover a new wellness menu featuring Kerstin Florian’s award-winning skin and body care lines. Treatments incorporate lavender, magnesium, ginger, and warmed Petoskey stones, the latter of which can be found prevalently along the Lake Michigan shoreline.
Guests can take home the spa experience with luxurious natural and organic bath, body, aromatherapy, and spa products. Each visit to the spa includes complimentary valet parking, assorted teas, infused waters, and champagne in the salon. Spa guests can also enjoy the Inn’s Afternoon Tea, served daily from 2:30-4 p.m. in the living lobby area and offering a delightful selection of assorted teas, pastries, and sandwiches. New at The Spa, each Thursday from 4-7 p.m., Spa Socials provide preferred pricing on select salon and nail treatments, hors d’oeuvres, and glass of champagne.
The makeover is the latest among a multi-phase, multi-million dollar renovation that started with the resort’s Vintage Chophouse | Wine Bar in 2015, and also included the lobby living area, and 35 Master Suites in 2016. The resort has an additional renovation phase to complete the remaining guest rooms, which is slated to begin in winter 2018/19.
The stately Inn at Bay Harbor is situated on the shore of Lake Michigan’s Little Traverse Bay, where broad vistas form the background for some of the world’s most spectacular sunsets. The Inn’s location is truly unique among area hotels, with easy access to water, forests and the charming heart of Petoskey’s historic Gaslight District. Designed in the tradition of turn-of-the-century grand hotels, the resort evokes levels of service, romance and elegance rarely experienced in Michigan – or anywhere else. From fine dining to spa treatments to intricate details that make each stay special, the Inn’s amenities are curated to provide each guest with an unparalleled, unforgettable experience.
To learn more about the Inn at Bay Harbor, visit innatbayharbor.com or for lodging and spa reservations, call 866.759.3427.