#3 Top Destination Spa in the U.S. – July 2017
Travel + Leisure’s 2017 World’s Best Awards 

2017 Best Hotel/Resort Nominee
Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

One of 7 Unique Wellness Getaways in the USA – January 2017
about.com

Top 100 Spas of 2016
spasofamerica.com

One of the Best New Spas in the United States – 2016
American Spa Magazine

Best Ahead-of-the-Curve Innovation
2016 Spafinder Wellness Travel Awards

Top 10 Wellness Retreats Around The Globe – 2016
U.S. News & World Report

Best All-inclusive Desert Oasis – 2016
Healthy Travel Award, Shape Magazine

One of the Best Retreats for the Solo Traveler – 2016
Spirituality & Health Magazine

One of 17 Life-changing Spiritual Retreats Around the World – 2016
Travel + Leisure Magazine


Spa Business Magazine – September 1, 2017
Mental Wellness: Ask an expert
Based on the growing global epidemics of stress, lack of sleep, and overexposure to electronic devices, it makes sense for spas to look at how they can incorporate mental wellness into their services.  – Michael Schroeder, Lead Counselor, Sunrise Springs Spa Resort  Read more

Forbes.com – August 29, 2017
Where To Go To Rejuvenate Or Transform Near Santa Fe
Guests come for a variety of reasons—from weight loss to recovery from illness to simpler goals such as learning to live a healthier life or managing stress. But one of the healing, rejuvenating aspects of a visit here is the setting itself: 70 acres in a forested oasis with views of the Sangre de Cristo and Ortiz mountains. Read more

Popsugar
– August 29, 2017
18 of the Most Gorgeous Places in the World to Do Yoga
Over the Springs in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Click for the complete list

Hotel Business Online – August 25, 2017
It’s a Dog’s Life: Where to Stay + Play on National Dog Day
The property is celebrating its partnership with Assistance Dogs of the West (ADW) and the nine service dog graduates that began their journey to service through ADW’s Puppy Enrichment Program at Sunrise Springs. Guests are shown how to have fun with puppies, interact with kindness; and to promote trust and connection. Read more

San Antonio Express – News – August 23, 2017
12 stress-busting, joy-boosting surprises at Santa Fe’s Sunrise Springs
Sense of calm mixed with joy: Sandy paths crossing the grassy grounds lead in all directions to relaxing “just breath” places. Rocking chairs line patios and a dock. Footbridges invite contemplation. Colorful soft-fabric hammocks and tree swings etched with the word “Peace” draw out that inner child. An inner child free to take a spontaneous swim in the heated outdoor pool, play croquet, or pet a puppy. Read more

Haute Living – August 4, 2017
Retreat, Relax, and Rejuvenate at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort
When was the last time you did something for the first time? If you’re scratching your head and can’t remember a recent first, we recommend you book a long weekend at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort in Santa Fe. Read more

American Spa – August 2017
Bathing Beauty
Surrounded by cottonwoods and overlooking the resort’s picturesque spring-fed pond, the new Ojitos soaking features two outdoor pools and two mineral-infused soaking tubs … offering a calming, naturally detoxifying magnesium-based bathing experience that helps to relieve stress and body aches. Read more

Luxury Travel Advisory – July 21, 2017
Total Wellness at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort
Spread over 70 acres in Santa Fe, NM sits Sunrise Springs Spa Resort, a getaway that embodies wellness. Symbolized by a greass and stone Medicine Wheel in the center of the resort, all offerings are meant to nourish the four components of wellness: emotional, spiritual, mental and physical. Read more

Harper’s Bazaar Magazine Online – July 8, 2017
10 Trips Every Woman Should Take With Her Friends
Santa Fe: Best for Spa Lovers
If you’re going to get away, you might as well turn the trip into a full-blown pampering vacation. Book a weekend at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort, which is set on 70 beautiful acres, all fed by natural springs. Read more

Elle Decor – July 7, 2017
10 Trips Every Woman Should Take With Her Friends
Santa Fe: Best for Spa Lovers
If you’re going to get away, you might as well turn the trip into a full-blown pampering vacation. Book a weekend at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort, which is set on 70 beautiful acres, all fed by natural springs. Read more

New Beauty Magazine Online – July 7, 2017
The 70-acre Spa Oasis Perfect for Your Next Girls’ Getaway
A weekend at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort (which happens to be Santa Fe’s only natural springs spa destination) is all it took for me to understand firsthand why girlfriends, couples, individuals and even corporate trips are flocking to the location for one-of-a-kind experiences that can’t be found elsewhere. Read more

Good Housekeeping – July 7, 2017
10 Trips Every Woman Should Take With Her Friends
Santa Fe: Best for Spa Lovers
If you’re going to get away, you might as well turn the trip into a full-blown pampering vacation. Book a weekend at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort, which is set on 70 beautiful acres, all fed by natural springs. Read more

Cosmopolitan Magazine Online
– July 6, 2017
10 Trips Every Woman Should Take With Her Friends
Santa Fe: Best for Spa Lovers
If you’re going to get away, you might as well turn the trip into a full-blown pampering vacation. Book a weekend at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort, which is set on 70 beautiful acres, all fed by natural springs. Read more

Shape Magazine
– July 2017
The Best Trip You’ll Ever Take
Vacationing with a purpose – to celebrate running a half marathon or to recover from a breakup – will energize and inspire you. Here’s how this mind-body getaway can refresh your life. Read more

Asia Spa Travel – May/June 2017
Get Your Just Deserts
More of a wellness retreat than a hotel with a spa, the somewhat isolated location and wide range of treatments, classes and experiences mean you won’t need to leave for days at a time. Read more

Los Angeles Times – May 1, 2017
Realign your chakras and salute a new day at Sunrise Springs Spa Resort
Had someone told me a year ago I’d find stress relief from absorbing medicine wheel energies, sitting in a sweat lodge and petting silkie chickens and Labrador pups, I’d have told them to take a hike (which one can also do here to view ancient petroglyphs in the scenic Sangre de Cristo Mountains). Read more

Hemispheres – January 2017 issue
Chicken Coop for the Soul
A Santa Fe spa banks on the healing power of animal interactions. Read more

Whole Life Times  December 2016 / January 2017 issue
Celebrate the Season in Festive Santa Fe
For tranquility and rejuvenation, there’s probably no better place than Sunrise Springs, just 20 minutes from the heart of downtown Santa Fe. The resort has been an oasis for centuries, a spa that was repurposed and reopened…to offer spiritual and experiential activities designed to renew not just body but your soul. Read more

Smithsonian.com – December 27, 2016
The New Art Scene Transforming Santa Fe
The Details: What to do in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Hotels: Sunrise Springs Spa Resort. Guests visiting this wellness resort can connect with nature via the property’s natural springs and 70 acres of gardens, walking trails, and undeveloped desert. Read more

Luxury Magazine – Winter 2016
Wellness Weekends
Experience the Immerse + Thrive Package at Sunrise Springs, tranquility on more than 70 acres near Santa Fe, New Mexico. Read more

Texas Monthly Magazine – December 2016
Discover What Makes Santa Fe the City Different 
Sunrise Springs has ideal packages for couples’ R&R, girlfriend getaways, and daily activities. If you’re looking to unplug from a busy lifestyle or a solo traveler seeking a respite, the staff at Sunrise Springs can customize and itinerary and make sure your goals are their top priority. Read more

The Richard Eeds Show – December 2016
8am radio show on KVSF101.5 – Sunrise Springs & Ojo Caliente with Wendi Gelfound & Rocky Durham
The juicy story that I love to tell is about El Camino Real (the old trade route from Mexico City to Santa Fe), which had parajes every 10 miles…Both [Sunrise Springs and Ojo Caliente] properties are connected by El Camino Real, and both properties are modern day places for rest and replenishment.”  Listen to the show. View the summary.

Travelocity.com – December 2016
Transforming in New Mexico: Two Personal Spa Experiences
“I couldn’t imagine I would relax any more than that, but set out for the hour’s drive back south to Santa Fe and Ojo’s sister property, Sunrise Springs Spa Resort…” Read more

Travel and Leisure – November 2016

In Santa Fe, the Past Meets the Future
Guests visiting this wellness resort can connect with nature via the property’s natural springs and 70 acres of gardens, walking trails, and undeveloped desert. Read more

Albuquerque Journal – November 2016
Blue Heron brings healthy, farm-fresh cuisine to the table
The Blue Heron restaurant at Sunrise Springs, previously open to the public for Sunday brunch only, now also is open for lunch and dinner daily. Read more

Orbitz.com – August 2016
6 spa treatments offering good vibrations and natural highs
In these days of digital overload and high-tech impedimenta, spas are going back to nature in order to stand out from the crowd. Read more

Recommend.com – August 2016
Spring Into Wellness at Sunrise Springs Resort
In Santa Fe, New Mexico, Sunrise Springs Resort is inviting travelers to embark on a 7-night transformative wellness experience at the spa resort located on 70 acres of gardens, walking paths and scenic high desert landscape surrounding spring-fed waters. Read more

Luxury Travel Magazine – July 2016
10 New Luxury Travel Trends
In Santa Fe, Sunrise Springs Resort: A Wellness Oasis offers a selection of transformative massages that incorporate the ancient spirit of the destination including the Native American Medicine Massage which is led by a Native American Medicine Healer and incorporates cultural chanting, prayer and massage. Read more

Pique News Magazine – June 2016
Cuddling chickens and other alternative therapies at Sunrise Springs
When I first heard that a resort in New Mexico featured therapy chickens, I immediately wanted to visit. My trip to Sunrise Springs didn’t disappoint. While the chickens were slightly more reluctant therapists than I’d hoped, the overall grounds and casitas were beautiful. And I experienced one of my favourite things about travel – doing things I probably wouldn’t do at home. Read more

South China Morning Post – June 2016
Pet a chicken, train a puppy at New Mexico wellness resort
Sunrise Springs is a 28-hectare spa resort outside Santa Fe, New Mexico, in the United States. It specialises in integrative wellness, emphasising mindfulness and connection to nature in a semi-luxury setting. Sunrise Springs was recently purchased, renovated and reopened by the owners of the nearby Ojo Caliente spa. Read more

Marie Claire – June 2016
For the Animal Lover
This wellness oasis offers everything from New Age spiritual counseling to Native American prickly pear salt scrubs. But the most-talked-about amenity is the Puppies + Silkies program, where you can feed—and take care of—service dogs and Silkie chickens, which can help relieve stress, boost confidence, and build communication skills. Read more

dayspamagazine.com – June 2016
Spas Celebrate World Wellness Day
The resort is doing its part this Global Wellness Day with multiple initiatives listed. Read more

Edible Santa Fe – June 2016 (Early Summer issue)
Spa Hopping – Stop, Look, and Listen–A Path To Wellness
For this wellness issue, I chose spas that had overnight options and outstanding cuisine, for wellness inside and out. Going back to the ISA’s definition of a spa, I researched places in New Mexico that allowed me to unplug for more than a few hours and focused on wellness. Especially with the abundance of beautiful spaces, hot springs, mineral waters, and training facilities for licensed therapists, our state has much for the spa-goer. Read more

washingtonpost.com – February 2016
This week’s best travel bargains
Sunrise Springs Integrative Wellness Resort in Santa Fe has two healthy, perks-filled packages through April 30. Read more