Renew your spirit at a spa created as a place to take one’s journey — a place to move forward in nature and peace. Nestled on the shores of a lake considered sacred by Native Americans, Aspira Spa offers a holistic treatment philosophy that promises balance, peace and harmony.
You Are Here:
An hour’s drive from Green Bay and Milwaukee, The Osthoff Resort is two and a half hours from Chicago. From the city of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, travel east on Highway 23, then 6 miles north on Highway 67 to Elkhart Lake (about 25 minutes).
At Aspira, meaning ‘infused with spirit,’ there is a reverence for all that is natural and the balance created with such reverence. The spa’s interior embraces the wisdom of feng shui and the elements of wood, fire, earth, metal and water. Services include specialized body treatments, chromatherapy and Vichy shower treatments, specialty facials, pedicures, manicures and salon services. The peaceful 20,000-square-foot space features a sauna, a yoga room, a meditation sanctuary, SpaSuites and both indoor and outdoor whirlpools. Aspira’s own organic garden provides both food for the Spa Café and herbs and plants for signature treatments.
Wild Chamomile/Ancient Cedar Body Treatment Signature Treatment. The body is first exfoliated with Aspira’s signature Ancient Cedar Scrub, known for its purifying and detoxifying properties. After exfoliation, the rehydrating signature masque of Wild Chamomile and Lavender is applied to the entire body. The treatment concludes with a relaxing reflexology massage focusing mainly on feet and legs and applying gentle pressure to the reflex points of the body.
Stay & Play:
The Osthoff Resort, among the top luxurious properties in the Midwest, offers 245 spacious suites and guest rooms with restful woodland or panoramic lake views. Dining choices include Lola’s on the Lake, for casual fine dining, Otto’s for casual dining and the Spa Cafe’, serving fresh juices, smoothies and light meals, and the Elkhart Inn serves classic dishes using locally grown food. Elkhart Lake’s natural sand bottom keeps its waters clear year-round. Enjoy the 500-foot sandy beach, picnic areas, water sports, bonfire area, playground, volleyball courts and concession stand—Or, opt for a summertime sunset cruise.
The Osthoff Resort is a Travel + Leisure’s 2017 World’s Best Top 5 Midwest Resort Hotels • ‘AAA Four Diamond’ award for 18th consecutive year, 2016 • Samantha Brown featured Aspira Spa as one of the best spa values on Live with Regis and Kelly, 2006 • 2011 Readers’ Choice Award Top 10 Spas in North America “Best For” Watersports, SpaFinder • Top 100 Spas of 2017, Spas of America