Stay & Play Adventure Spa Series
Discover Our True Nature Outdoor Adventure, Spa and Dine
Holtz Spa and Tours-Expédition Ottawa offer guests a unique opportunity to experience the untouched nature of Gatineau Park, relax in Ottawa’s Premier Spa and dine on a creative meal prepared with market fresh locally sourced ingredients all within the same day!
Choose a trekking or canoeing expedition in one of North America’s largest network of trails, rivers, lakes and canals. Our partners at Tours-Expédition Ottawa will provide everything you need for your trek or canoeing adventure, including transport, an expert guide, equipment and a light snack to enjoy along the way.
Post adventure you will sink into a blissful state with a Signature Massage at Holtz Spa. The evening brings another adventure, but this time, it’s for your taste buds, with a gourmet 3-course Farm to Table dinner. Sipping on a glass of wine after a day of adventure and relaxation … does it get any better?
All departures will be from Holtz Spa, 135 Rideau St. Please dress accordingly to weather forecast and expedition proposed. $295 pp
*Expeditions are designed for up to 4 persons only, and there is one departure a day between 9 am and 11 am with a return from 4 to 6 hours later.
Escape Cycle & Spa Retreat
Our newest Spa Retreat combines adventure, fun and relaxation for both tourists and locals!
Escape Bicycle Tours are designed for leisure and recreational cyclists and includes visits to some of the most attractive sights and hidden gems in Ottawa. Once your tour is complete (approx. 2 hours) it’s time to chill out at Holtz Spa with a well-deserved Massage or Signature Spa Pedicure & Reflexology.
A perfect urban escape for couples, friends or on your own. You’re sure to make friends along the way!
How does it work? Once your appointment is booked and confirmed, simply check-in at Holtz Spa and your friendly Escape Tour guide will meet you and begin your bicycle tour.
The tour includes bicycle, helmet, printed map, water bottle and healthy snack. Your leisurely tour will take you along the Rideau Canal Pathway and will give you a beautiful view of Ottawa’s Lansdowne Park and popular Old Ottawa South neighborhood. A stop at Hog’s Back Falls will refresh you. Continuing cycling, you will see the locks and stop at Fletcher Wild Life Garden and Arboretum, which is a beautiful historic green space featuring over 2000 varieties of Ornamental Gardens and remarkable trees. You will stop at one of Ottawa’s most popular gelato shops before cycling back along the Ottawa River Pathway where you will see more of Ottawa’s natural beauty. Your tour will end with a short visit to the Parliament of Canada before returning to the spa for your relaxing treatments.
An unforgettable experience that will leave you feeling happy, relaxed and inspired!
Couples $145 pp – includes Escape 2 hr. Bicycle Tour and Holtz Couples Massage
Friends $145 pp – includes 2 hr. Escape Bicycle Tour and choice of 50 min. Relaxation Massage or Holtz Signature Spa Pedicure with Reflexology
Singles $145 pp – includes Escape 2 hour Bicycle Tour and choice of 50 min. Relaxation Massage or Holtz Signature Spa Pedicure with Reflexology
*minimum 2 people per tour*