Elms Hotel & Spa Presents The Grotto in Excelsior Springs

Find a little bit of ancient Rome right in the heart of Excelsior Springs at The Elms Hotel & Spa. Restoration and repose await you, with our Roman baths featuring a series of rooms offering cold, warm, and hot baths, as well as steamy and dry rooms.

The Elms Hotel and Spa Grotto

A Modern Take on Tradition

Those who make the pilgrimage to Excelsior Springs for the area’s mineral waters and their curative effects swear by them. At The Elms, we have harnessed these properties in our collection of soothing chambers. The Grotto Experience includes:

  • Dry Sauna
  • Steam Sauna
  • Hot Tub
  • Cold Plunge Shower
  • Steam Shower
  • Exfoliation Bar

Time for Exfoliation

The Grotto’s claim to fame is our excellent Exfoliation Bar, where you can apply our custom blends of sea salts, herbs, and essential oils in a self-service setting. Soften and smooth your skin while increasing circulation and become your best self!


During high volume times in the spa, day-use Grotto passes may not be available for purchase. Spa services and use of the grotto is reserved for guests 18 years of age and over.