by Mary E Tjotjos

Join LiveWell for the opportunity to register for this amazing Wellness Vacation Package


The Emerson Resort & Spa is a hidden treasure located a mere two hours from Manhattan.

Designed with the splendor of the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley in mind, open spaces and oversized windows expose stunning views and bring the beauty of the outside in. Enjoy spacious accommodations in the contemporary Inn or Adirondack-style Lodge, nature-inspired treatments at our award-winning spa, our signature restaurant, Woodnotes Grille, The Shops at Emerson, and the not-to-be-missed World’s Largest Kaleidoscope. Skiing, hiking, biking, tubing, fishing and outdoor concerts are just a few of the numerous nearby activities. Or, explore the eclectic and historical towns of Phoenicia, Woodstock and Saugerties. We can’t wait to welcome you back to the Catskills™!

WELLNESS VACATION INCLUDES: 4 night minimum stay for 2. Additional details to come.

We will choose a winner on July 15th!


 Blackout dates apply. Non-transferable to other guests. No cash value. Cannot be sold. Gratuities may apply.

Emerson Spa Entrance

Past LiveWell Winners


Chileno Bay Resort

April Winner

Kim S.

Nestled along a protected cove, the most desirable beach in Los Cabos has long been known for its tranquil, swimmable waters and pristine coral reefs, where a short venture out to sea unveils a hidden underwater world of tropical fish and sea turtles. The new Chileno Bay was created with a distinct vision to bring a contemporary take on the classic Baja escape with an airy, open aesthetic that blurs the line between indoor and outdoor with private terraces in each guest room.


STAY INCLUDED: Five Night Stay in a resort view room, including daily breakfast for 2 persons at the signature restaurant COMAL and two 60-minute spa treatments at the Auberge Spa at Chileno Bay. Welcome beverage upon arrival, complimentary soft drinks and water in the room, replenished daily. Complimentary wi-fi throughout the resort. Complimentary use of the health and wellness movement center and all non-motorized sports equipment located in the H2O cave.


The Lodge at Woodloch

December Winner

Brandy A.

The Lodge at Woodloch embraces a philosophy of personal awakening so the you are able to reconnect to creative and stress-relieving outlets that will continue to benefit you long after you leave.


STAY INCLUDED: 4-nights for 2 adults in a luxurious Veranda Classic standard room, three gourmet meals each per night, use of all spa and fitness facilities and regular group classes and activities, a spa service allowance of $280 each per stay, a complimentary VIP Amenity of a Lodge at Woodloch Nurture with Nature Cookbook, two Lodge at Woodloch aprons, and a signature Stone Cheese Tray.


Grand Velas Riviera Maya

September Winner

Elena D.

Fronting the glorious white sand beach of Mexico's stunning Caribbean Coast, the Grand Velas Riviera Maya invites one lucky LiveWell member (+ a guest!) to enjoy a complimentary all-inclusive wellness trip, including three healing spa treatments and a luxurious Zen Grand Suite with a jungle view.

STAY INCLUDED: 3-nights for 2 adults (Accommodations, Gourmet Dining, Recreational Activities) in a Zen Grand Suite with Jungle view, three spa treatments of 50 minutes each, 60 minutes water ceremony.


Rancho La Puerta

May Winner

Treasure P.

Whether it’s a holistic spa treatment from one of several cross-trained experts, a meditative guided hike, or practicing mindfulness with one of several meditation programs, Rancho La Puerta is all about the mind-body balance. 

STAY INCLUDED: 7-nights, Saturday–Saturday (Accommodations, food, scheduled transportation [Saturdays only] and full program included). A $6,500 value! Subject to availability.