25 Spas to Watch: La Bella Spa in Merritt Island, Florida

La Bella Spa

La Bella Spa, Merritt Island, Florida

Founded: 1979
Owners: Mandato family
Size: 10,000 square feet

  • Garnered praise from Florida Today, Orlando Sentinel, Space Coast Living, Lifetime Television and Vogue
  • Strong emphasis on nurturing and growing employees; created a “Circle of Excellence” program that rewards employees for professional achievements
  • Focuses on overall wellness and all treatments (including pedicures and manicures) include a clinical and holistic component

Why locals love it: Informal, relaxed environment; staff makes clients feel extra special; seasonal décor changes keeps things interesting