Came here for my sister's birthday. There were 7 of us in our party and we had a wonderful time.
All staff were very friendly. Grounds were beautiful. There can be some improvements that I noticed. Upon entering, the lap pool looked like it desperately needed new plastering. Some of the restrooms that I used were missing their locks, so I had to use my foot to keep the door closed. The line for the mixed drinks was ridiculously long. We stood in line for 15 minutes and didn't even move, so we went to the bar that served beer and wine only (which had no line). The shower I used before we left, had so much deposit build up, that it sprayed in every direction but down.
I'm somewhat afraid to look at my bank account, as this place is pretty pricey. It was $171 for my husband and I upon entering. That price included Taking the Waters and the Grotto for the two of us. We kept a card on file and ordered drinks/food. Nachos were $18 but come in a HUGE portion and they are delicious. You can share between 2-4 people. Beers were $6 each. Don't come here if you're on a budget.
We grabbed some lounge chairs by the south pool. It was very quiet up there because the pool was freezing (colder than the cold plunge pool). The saltwater pool next to the south pool was the perfect temp. We all hung out there for a while, enjoying each others company. We then moved over to the mineral pools which we loved! Next, we went over to Club Mud. It was interesting for sure. Next time, I don't think I will do the mud bath, but rather use the mud to the right that is free standing. We moved on to the Grotto and had an awesome time. I definitely recommend it and it's only $25 per person. You have to call and make an appointment in advance.
We had a great time. It's nice that they provide free lockers. On the website it states to bring a beach towel. I don't know why it says that when everyone was using the bath towels that are provided, and nothing was ever said to them. I felt like we brought our beach towels for absolutely no reason. There are water stations throughout the resort. Online, this place looks a lot bigger than it truly is. Would I come back? Yes! Would I recommend it? Yes! It is a lot of fun, especially with the right people. Also, there are no kids running around, which is always a good thing.
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