Holistic Spa & Wellness Retreats

There are spa retreats… and there is Blue Heaven, a wellness spa in the North Carolina peaks. Our massage therapists combine ancient and contemporary massage techniques to give you the ultimate luxury experience. Enjoy the fragrance of all-natural Ayurvedic oils and the fresh mountain breeze as you relax to the singing of birds and soothing music. The Blue Heaven Spa is a destination spa retreat and great getaway, with a full spectrum of spa services, as stimulating and healing as the surrounding mountains.

Treatments to Balance Mind ~ Body ~ Spirit

Spa is about balance and maintenance. There are not many other experiences in life that can be as interactive and personal as a spa experience.
Touch is powerful.
Bearing that in mind, our goal is to be as sincere as possible with our treatments and interactions. Therapists are here to encourage growth, relieve stress on the body, and open minds

Who We Are

We are a spa that utilizes the best possible combination of spa offerings; Ayurvedic and Holistic Spa Treatments.

How Can We Help You?: Consultation-Based Appointments

Just like you, our therapists are unique in their skills and passions. Our goal is to offer our guests the best of what each of our therapists brings to the table.This is why all treatments are preceded  by an in-depth consultation followed by a treatment that the therapist feels best balances you.

Authentic Ayurvedic Spa Treatments

60min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

Enjoy one of the world’s oldest therapeutic techniques. Warm oil is rhythmically applied to the body loosening toxins, relaxing the nervous system, and providing profound rest, nourishment, and rejuvenation to the body, mind and spirit.   $110

60min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

Shila Abhyanga is the ancient practice of using hot basalt stones to promote healing and longevity by releasing tension and connecting the flow of prana (vital energy) throughout the body. It stimulates the circulatory system, softens and relaxes muscles, helps to release toxins, induces a state of deep relaxation, and relieves pain and muscle spasms.   $140

60min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

A continuous flow of warm oil onto the forehead lulls your nervous system into deep relaxation. This simple yet profound treatment relaxes the body and clears the mind. This treatment also includes a nourishing foot massage to help bring you into balance, and is sometimes referred to as “Bliss Therapy”.  

$115

2hr treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 2 hours and 15 minutes total

Combine the Abhyanga and Shirodhara treatments for true relaxation.

$200

60 min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

Address 5 of your vital energy points — your scalp, hands and feet. This treatment helps to replenish you physically and emotionally.

$110

60min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

Marma means “secret” or “hidden”. By gentle stimulation of certain points on the body energy can be rebalanced and blockages removed. This treatment rejuvenates the vital organs of the body, settles the nervous system, and pacifies the doshas. Includes the Marma facial treatment. Regarded by Sri Sri as the most restorative treatment for the body and mind.

$110

Netra Tarpana is the act of bathing the eyes in ghee(clarified butter), it nourishes, strengthens and helps to detoxify the eyes thereby relieving tiredness, excess fiery emotions and also improves eyesight.  It is highly recommended for people who regularly work at computers, operate machinery, drive for long periods or anyone who is currently suffering from tired, aching and sore eyes. 

60min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

Nasal therapy is a traditional and very effective way of cleansing and clearing the airways and sinus cavities. Highly recommended for headaches, allergies, and other head, neck, ear, and throat problems.

$80

45min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 60 minutes total

Basti treatments bathe stiff or painful areas of the body in warm, healing oil. These localized treatments are ideal for relieving and nourishing joints, bringing peace and relaxation to the entire body.

  • Katti – brings relief to the sacrum and lower back
  • Janu – nurtures the knees
  • Greeva – soothes the upper back

$80

60min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

Karna Purna is the exquisite process of introducing warm sesame oil gently and slowly into the ear canal. This grounding treatment is an effective way of calming the nervous system, and is especially recommended after traveling.

$110

60min treatment plus 15 minutes rest, plan for 75 minutes total

Bathing the eyes in ghee (clarified butter) nourishes, strengthens and helps to detoxify the eyes, relieving tiredness, excess fiery emotions, and improving eyesight. It is highly recommended for people who work at computers, operate machinery, drive for long periods, or anyone who is currently suffering from tired, aching and sore eyes.

$110

Holistic Treatments

A light to medium massage that works to alleviate stress and minor discomfort

30 min $55  |  60 min  $110  |  90 min $160

Deeper pressure focuses on muscle discomfort and tension

30 min $55  |  60 min  $110  |  90 min $160

Stretching and compression are combined in this fully-clothed floor massage resulting in one of the most relaxing and therapeutic massages ever created.

90 min $160

Facials are customized for your skin type using high quality natural organic products from our Shankara skin care line.

30 min $55  |  60 min $110

Please note there is a 12-hour cancellation policy for all spa appointments. For cancellations within 12 hours guests will be responsible for the full cost of treatment. For the best experience, plan to arrive 15 minutes early for your appointment. For your convenience an 18% gratuity will be added to all treatments unless you request otherwise.

We are proud to be one of the authentic Ayurvedic spas to carry Shankara’s innovative product line! Blending the best from the eastern science of Ayurveda with western state of the art anti-aging science, the collection is all-natural, organic, and benefits the world through philanthropy.