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Ascent, the Spa at Tenaya Lodge

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Address: 1122 Highway 41, Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite, Fish Camp, CA 93623-9600
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Set against the inspiring backdrop of Yosemite National Park and the Sierra...

Set against the inspiring backdrop of Yosemite National Park and the Sierra Nevada range, Ascent Spa at Tenaya Lodge® is a new destination where guests can reach elevated levels of relaxation and rejuvenation. This luxurious Northern California spa creates bliss via 12 treatment rooms for massages, facials and body treatments, all of which are intended to nourish, heal, relax and protect. It is the ideal retreat after an extended day exploring the park, hiking the surrounding woods or skiing snowy slopes. The 10,000-square-foot spa also offers dry saunas, steam rooms and an enhanced wellness center featuring cardio stations and strength training equipment.Ascent features an exclusive line of handcrafted Kimberly Parry Organics – one of the highest-rated certified organic skin care lines available – that offers a combination of natural, local sustainable herbal blends from the Yosemite region, reminiscent of a peaceful and refreshing walk through the High Sierra forest. This signature line as well as other wonderful products, accessories and gift items are available for purchase in our spa boutique.Waterfalls and Zen-inspired décor and furniture establish a nurturing ambiance at every turn. Tenaya's large outdoor pool and year-round indoor pool are perfect for working out or just splashing around during your Yosemite spa vacation. Indoor and outdoor Jacuzzi hot tubs and a well-equipped fitness area complete Tenaya’s new "Ascent."

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Anniversary gift

My husband gifted me a spa package during our anniversary vacation. It was outstanding. 90 minute Stine massage and facial. I have not felt this relaxed in years. I wouldn't... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nicki F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband gifted me a spa package during our anniversary vacation. It was outstanding. 90 minute Stine massage and facial. I have not felt this relaxed in years. I wouldn't change one thing. The staff was outstanding and the services were the best. Prices are resort spa prices and I felt I got what I paid for. They recommend an... More 

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Oakland, California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had a couples deep therapy massage. The two therapists were very good and the spa itself is nicely decorated and furnished.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the Ascent spa during my vacation in Yosemite. I had the Cathedral Lakes Detox wrap and the Amethyst Relaxation massage. Raymond was very professional and very attentive to my needs. The wrap made my skin so soft and rejuvenated me. The massage was so relaxing I actually fell asleep during it! It released a lot of tension... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful place to get pampered after hiking the Mist Trail at Yosemite. I had a detox wrap and deep tissue massage with Danielle. She was fantastic! I would definitely ask for her next time I visit. The amenities were top notch, and the staff was very professional. Even sitting in the relaxation room sipping tea while waiting for... More 

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is the one thing that Tenaya lodge has right. The massage therapists knew what they were doing! The spa was quiet, relaxing and tranquil. Excellent locker room, steam room and sauna in the spa.

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Thank the3guitz-keteers
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

The amenities were spectacular. My only point is that the staff, frankly, were too loud. Yes, loud. After a massage and relaxing time the staff killed the mood by being unnecessarily loud at check out.

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Thank Nicole H
Amherst, New York
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Treat yourself to a great relaxing experience by consummate professionals. You are worth it. Relaxing massage or deep tissue were both incredible and the staff really know their profession.

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Thank MichelleandRon
San Jose, California
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you stay at Tenaya, don't overlook their spa amenities. It is amazing! Had the best massage ever there!

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Fresno, California
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

I had the relaxation massage package for 90 minutes. It was wonderful. Don, the massage therapist, was awesome and had skillfull techniques to get the stress out of muscles. The package I had gave champagne and voucher for the Jackalope Bar and Grill, so those are also bonus points.

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Theresa gave me a great facial! They did a great job renovating the spa - it's really beautiful and much more modern than the hotel.

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