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Address: 100 Woodland Pond Drive, Cary, NC 27513
Phone Number: 919.447.4170
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Mother-Daughter day

My mother and I had massages and facials and completely enjoyed the experience. I wanted to go back even before I left! Relaxing, serene, they offer everything. A place to make... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2016
Cary, North Carolina

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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75 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Umstead spa is fairly expensive, but they have absolutely no competition in the area. The upgrades they did by adding a shared pool between the men's and woman's facilities was a nice touch. I've been there several times and for whatever reason chatty woman never really seem to respect the quiet room. However it is an awesome little oasis... More 

Thank J F
Cary, NC
Level Contributor
53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I checked in to the Umstead hotel and immediately walked down to the spa. Imagine relaxing with a cup of fresh fruit water and a book by the fire, dipping into the hot tub, taking a refreshing shower, reading a bit more, stepping for a few minutes into the sauna. Visiting the steam room. Repeat all of the above all... More 

Thank SheilaLoring
Cary, North Carolina
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67 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

My mother and I had massages and facials and completely enjoyed the experience. I wanted to go back even before I left! Relaxing, serene, they offer everything. A place to make anyone feel special!

Thank ncitalian4
Durham, NC
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172 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Love my annual day after Christmas visit to this fabulous spa! The Hamman ritual detoxes my body while the collagen facial replenishes my face, leaving me feeling totally relaxed and renewed! Love the spa snacks, jacuzzi, and pool! Only criticism is they no longer serve food - it used to be a great place to spend the day hanging out... More 

Thank CarsonsMommy
The_Umstead_Hotel, General Manager at The Umstead Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your most recent visit! In regards to no longer offering food, we found that the smell of the food and potential noise could disrupt our other guests and detract from the quiet and serene environment. We would love to have our spa group sales manager work with you in your future... More 

Level Contributor
73 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

I gave a spa day to my daughter for 18th birthday, she loved it. She talked about how much knowledge the ladies have and how good it made her feel.

Thank crystal2mysoul
Cary, North Carolina
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Guys and girls will enjoy the services offered at this resort (5-star) hotel, restaurant, and spa. The spa can be accessed without going into the hotel, so you can wear your sweats or casual clothes in and out with no problem. Beautifully decorated, well-trained staff, timely, and excellent services. As with any good spa, the prices will be higher than... More 

Thank Discodeath
Level Contributor
14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

We visited the Umstead Spa the morning of our check out, and again after check out. We didn't schedule paid spa services, but were able to use the complimentary services for hotel guests. There are separate private areas for men and women which include bathrooms, showers, locker room, hot tub, sauna, steam room, and a lounge room with a fireplace.... More 

Thank Jmoneyyo
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Spent an afternoon at the Umstead Lounge for drinks and lunch and a walk around the pond. It was perfect. We felt like we had been away for a weekend.

Thank Kari H
Manteo, North Carolina
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37 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Probably the best place we have stayed in the Raleigh Durham area. The staff is excellent. The rooms are very nice. The lounge and the restaurant are top notch and there are a number of good places to relax.

Thank OBXPirate1
Cary, North Carolina
Level Contributor
25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

This is the only Spa in the area that offers sauna and steam rooms. The staff is very friendly and you really feel pampered here from the moment you check in until you leave. Everything is clean, and very comfortable. It is a great place to relax.

Thank Redfurdog

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