Red Mountain Resort is a world-class adventure retreat blended into a natural landscape of vivid red rock canyons and cliffs of Southern Utah. The Resort has got you covered if you need a place that gives you ample space to relax and to rediscover your passion for adventure.
Its central location makes it easier to plan for an adventure in the surrounding areas. You can be private or social as you please. There are also activities to keep you active and plenty of space to relax.
Facts About Red Mountain Resort
The resort is in the South of Utah, and it’s one of the perfect places along Powder Highway that sits on over 4,000 acres of land. The NY Times voted the resort as the eighth-best place in the world to visit. It’s also ranked in the first position as the most underrated resort.
Accommodation at Red Mountain Resort
The resort has 24 villas and 82 rooms sited on 55 acres of land that provide breathtaking views. Some rooms have pet-friendly facilities available on request. All rooms are non-smoking and provide visitors with luxurious amenities.
Each room has a double bathroom sink complete with granite vanity and hypoallergenic cotton sheets. Also, there is complimentary Wi-Fi which allows you to stay in touch with family and friends as you enjoy the scenic surroundings.
A deluxe king room has amenities like a coffee station, robes, hairdryers, and cable television. There a large bathroom and a king size bed. The double deluxe room has ample space for two and a tub shower.
The Mountain View King room gives you fantastic mountain views and red rock vistas from the window. Also, the room has plenty of closet space, and a king size bed all meant to give you a once in a lifetime experience.
As a single traveler, you can opt for the Dragonfly solo that offers a comfortable bed and a large bath area. The room also has cable television, a coffeemaker, and a writing desk.
The resort also has luxury villas that provide exclusive access to a negative edge pool and a whirlpool spa. A gas fireplace is installed in each bedroom while the bathroom comes with a river stone shower which is enhanced by a big tub. Heating and air-conditioning provide optimal temperature. You can unwind on the deck or the outdoor patio which has a chaise lounge.
Dining at the Resort
Healthy eating is one of the philosophies that Red Mountain believes in and you’ll see this in the quality ingredients used in preparing the meals. You can also join a healthy cooking class or stop at a demonstration area to learn how to make healthy and delicious meals. Each package provided by the resort gives you three nutritious meals daily.
Guests can indulge in breakfast and lunch buffet options at the Canyon Breeze Restaurant. The restaurants have breathtaking views, patio seating outdoor setting, a double-sided fireplace indoors. The private dining room also hosts events. You’ll love the fact that the dinner menu at the restaurant changes daily. However, there’s a wide selection from the salad and soup bar. Some of the items you’ll find on the menu include flatbread pizzas, sandwiches, and fresh salad.
Spa and Fitness Facilities
The Sagestone Spa that offers a wide selection of treatments that promote healing and relaxation on the red rocks of the surrounding landscape. You’ll love the fact that these treatments are inspired by health and ancient beauty practices from all around the world.
Facial masks are made with local honey and mineral-laced mud to give you a luxurious, yet restorative feel. The spa has in-room treatments, hair spa packages, and massages. The therapists are professionally trained to include new treatments and techniques.
Red Mountain is known as a fitness and wellness stop. There are a variety of workshops all meant for various age groups with different physical abilities. The staff at the fitness centers can design a custom program that meet your needs and fitness goals.
You can choose dance or cardio class that gets your heart pumping or a low impact workout in the pool. There are also yoga and meditation classes that provide a relaxed atmosphere. Wellness treatments such as biopuncture which involves injection of specific areas with biological products derived from plants are provided in the spa.
Things to Do Near Red Mountain Resort
The resort being near Southern Utah means that you get to enjoy unlimited outdoor opportunities. Here are some things you can do near the resort.
Go Hiking at the Zion National Park
Any trip to St. George has to involve hiking. Zion National park is 25 minutes from the resort and has popular hiking spots like Angel’s landing and the Altar of Sacrifice. The ride gives you a chance to learn about the geological and historical facts about the land. You’re going to need plenty of water and a good lunch after the climb.
The Sand Hollow Reservoir gives you an opportunity to watch as jet skis, kayaks, and boats launch into the water. The lake also acts as the town’s local beach. Book a kayak trip at the resort and enjoy paddling up and down the rock islands.
Go For the Le Petit Fromage
Le Petit Fromage is an evening excursion that occurs at the Black Jack Cross Country Ski Club. You need to be in a group of six to twelve people. The excursion begins with ski instruction followed by skiing on groomed trails to a remote area.
Once you get to a remote cabin, a candlelit table and a woodstove blazing give you a chance to enjoy the rustic ambiance. Afterward, a three-course French dinner is served which makes for a relaxed and fun evening. The adventure and incredible food lead to an unforgettable adventure.
Enjoy a Jazz Night at Old Fire Hall
The old fire hall was closed, but now you have a chance to enjoy live jazz music as you sip on some fine wine. The social environment will make you forget about the hustles of life.
Experience Cross Country Skiing at the Black Jack
Black Jack Ski Club is two minutes up the highway and offers Utah’s views. You’ll get to see trails that offer skate and classic skiing whether you’re an amateur or an expert. The beautiful views, the fire at the cabins, and a chance to work out all make Black Jack a fantastic place to visit. Furthermore, you get to enjoy a wide selection of rental poles, boots, and skis. There are season passes, punch passes, and day passes.
Visit the Tuacahn Center for the Arts
The center is located 1.4 miles from the resort and it’s one of the beautiful outdoor amphitheaters you’ll ever come across. Tuacahn holds three Broadway shows every year with plenty of plays.
Take the Kids to Sand Hollow Aquatic Center
The aquatic center has an incredible indoor setting with a place meant for playground equipment and slides. Kids can play in the large lap pool or the deeper pool with the parent’s guidance.
What to Pack for the Adventure
Carry workout apparel and aerobic shoes with non-marking soles. You’ll also need sunscreen, a sun hat, and a light raincoat. For the adventure, you’ll need padded bike shorts, hiking boots, a hydration pack, and golf clubs.
During autumn and winter, morning may be cool and warm. Ensure that you have removable layers like hats, gloves, and a jacket. Hiking boots should be well-vented and light weighted. Avoid anything with open-toe including sandals.
Getting to the Resort
There are direct flights to St. George through Delta/SkyWest connection from Salt Lake City. You can fly into St. George Airport which is thirty minutes from Red Mountain Resort. There are daily flights available once daily from Los Angeles to St. George via SkyWest. Flights leave L.A. at 7 pm and land 90 minutes later in St. George.
Red Mountain Packages
The red mountain essential retreat package starts at $305 is a popular choice that gives you plenty of options within and around the resort. With this package you get three healthy meals, a choice of accommodation either a villa or a deluxe room, and guided morning hikes. There are healthy life events, HD televisions, access to seasonal outdoor pools walking trails, cardio studios, and bicycles.
You can opt for the ultimate essential retreat that includes a 5-day, 4-night holiday package. Furthermore, you can customize your retreat to fit your preferences for every night of your stay. The new package allows to enjoy a warm Himalayan salt stone massage, go for an acupuncture session at the wellness center, or go for a kayaking adventure.
Also, you can choose the Zion adventure retreat that includes a four-night and five-day stay at the resort and a trip to Zion. The package also has outdoor activities, cooking demonstrations, fitness classes, three daily meals, a selection of accommodation, and personal discovery activities. These retreats start at $340 and are a great way to experience the Zion National Park.