Grail Springs, Retreat and Health Spa | Bancroft Ontario

Grail Springs is located in Bancroft, Ontario, in the heart of the Canadian Shield. The Grail Springs Health Spa & Wellness Center is a holistic retreat specializing in detoxification, life-transformation, and weight-loss programs. Grail Springs lies in one of the most beautiful regions of the world, the heart of the Ancient Granite Highlands, also known as the mineral capital of Canada. Named after the legendary Holy Grail, the greatest story of restoration and healing ever told. A truly majestic estate with the vital water source that embraces and feeds the property, along with the hundreds of vigorous springs brings life and vitality to all of its clients and surroundings.

Steeped in Renaissance-inspired architecture, with attention to Gothic- and medieval-style detailing, the 6,000-square-foot spa has 10 treatment rooms; additional spa features include a spa boutique and separate men's and women's locker rooms with showers. Spa-goers can alternate between the indoor and outdoor amenities of infrared and Finnish saunas, a hot mineral saltwater tub, a Japanese saltwater cold plunge, a steam room, and a Vichy shower.

The boutique-style wellness retreat houses 13 rooms. Country-style guest rooms, located near the great hall and dining room, are designed with floral and striped wallpaper and empire beds, and some overlook the lake and garden. An elegant, subtle European vibe can be found throughout accommodations close to the fitness and spa facilities, with Renaissance-style architecture, four-poster beds, and Belgium-imported draperies and pillows. Propane fireplaces and balconies look out onto the lake, moat, or gardens, and bathrooms come complete with deep-soaking tubs. Amenities such as complimentary Wi-Fi, TVs, CD players, in-room kettles with herbal teas, and Himalayan bath salts create a welcome respite.