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, Inc. acquired the Monarch Casino Black Hawk, the first casino encountered by visitors arriving from Denver on Highway 119, in April 2012. The first phase of the property’s expansion occurred in November 2020, including the opening of the first 8 floors of a brand new 23-story hotel tower, featuring 200 hotel rooms. The expansion now pushes Monarch’s casino space over 60,000 square feet, featuring over 900 slot machines, table games (temporarily closed due to COVID-19 restrictions), a 350 seat buffet-style restaurant, a 24-hour restaurant, grab and go coffee stand, 5,000 square feet of conference space and a parking structure with approximately 1,350 parking spaces. Once completed, the Monarch Casino Resort Spa expansion will include a 23-story hotel tower with 516 guest rooms and suites, an upscale spa and pool facility, five total restaurants, additional bars and associated support facilities.

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