Spa Monarch at Monarch Casino Resort Spa Nominated for USA Today's 10 Best Readers' Choice Travel Awards

Spa Monarch at Monarch Casino Resort Spa Nominated for USA Today's 10 Best Readers' Choice Travel Awards

Colorado’s Premier Spa Destination Receives National Recognition

Spa Monarch, located at Colorado’s ultimate resort, Monarch Casino Resort Spa in Black Hawk, has been nominated as a contender for the prestigious title of Best Hotel Spa in USA Today's 2023 10 Best Readers' Choice travel awards. The esteemed USA Today expert panel has narrowed down the nation’s hotel spas to the 20 best in the United States. Spa Monarch was selected for its exceptional facilities, treatments, and services, making it a top choice for travelers seeking relaxation and rejuvenation.

The USA Today 10 Best Readers' Choice Awards celebrates excellence in the travel industry and shines a spotlight on the country's finest hotels, destinations, and attractions. 

"We are thrilled and honored to be nominated for the Best Hotel Spa award by USA Today," said Erica Ferris, Director of Marketing at Monarch Casino Resort Spa. "At Spa Monarch, our mission is to provide our guests with an unparalleled spa experience, incorporating innovative treatments and state-of-the-art wellness systems that promote personal discovery, healing, and rejuvenation."

Situated amidst the breathtaking natural beauty of the Rocky Mountains, Spa Monarch offers a full range of luxurious amenities that guarantee an unforgettable blissful experience. Visitors can indulge in the rooftop pool on the 23rd floor, relax by the fire pits, immerse themselves in the aqua spa, revitalize in the mountain stone bath, and experience unique therapies such as brine inhalation & light spectrum therapies. The spa also features herbal steam rooms and an experiential shower that simulates ice, fog, thunder, tropical rain, and waterfalls with essential oils.

Now is the time for all Spa Monarch enthusiasts and travelers to show their support. Voting is open to the public, and USA Today readers can vote until Monday, August 14, at 10 AM Mountain time. To support Spa Monarch in clinching the title of Best Hotel Spa, visit and cast your vote today!

The ten winning hotel spas will be announced on Friday, August 25, at 10 AM Mountain Time, allowing Spa Monarch and its dedicated team of wellness experts to stand proudly among the nation's elite spa destinations.

For more information about Spa Monarch at Monarch Casino Resort Spa, visit


Media Contact: Mitch Jelniker, VP M&C Communications, [email protected] ​ / ​ 303-882-0070


About Monarch Casino Resort Spa


Monarch Casino Resort Spa is Colorado's premier gaming resort destination. Located only 45 minutes from downtown Denver at 488 Main Street in historic Black Hawk, Colorado, guests who choose to stay, play, and dine at Monarch's award-winning resort can expect the ultimate experience. In 2023, Newsweek readers voted Monarch Casino Resort Spa the 4th “Best Overall Casino Outside of Las Vegas.” Gaming: More than 60,000 square feet of wide-open, red-hot, no-limit gaming space houses 1050 electronic games, 43 table games (including baccarat), a poker room featuring 14 tables including, and a well-appointed self-serve beverage lounge. Dining: Award-winning, elevated dining options include the flagship Monarch Chophouse, Bistro Mariposa, Twenty-Four 7, Buffet, and Java Etc. Lodging: 516 mountain-modern luxury hotel rooms and suites can be found within Monarch's 23-story hotel tower. Spa Monarch: Recognized as a 2023 USA Today 10 Best Hotel Spa finalist, Spa Monarch is a full-service luxury spa available by appointment only. Parking: Monarch has a free enclosed 1,350-space parking garage (including EV chargers), which features hi-tech technology alerting people how many collective and individual spaces are available on each level.

About Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc.

Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRI), was incorporated in 1993 and, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, owns and operates the four-diamond Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, Nevada, and the Monarch Casino Black Hawk (formerly the Riviera Black Hawk Casino) in Black Hawk, Colorado, approximately 40 miles west of Denver. For additional information, visit

Monarch Casino Resort Spa
488 Main Street
Black Hawk, CO 80422