Celebrity Rehab Centers: Where Stars Go for Help

Celebrities are used to having everything at their fingertips and every whim catered to, and they are reluctant to settle for less when seeking a rehab facility to address their addiction—be it drugs, alcohol, prescription pills, sex, food, or gambling. For between $33,000 to $88,000 a month, the rich and famous are pampered with spa sessions, a salon, mountain and ocean views, plush bedding, spacious apartments, bedroom terraces, gourmet meals, personal fitness trainers, and other amenities that the centers offer. Rehab? What rehab? These places are resorts.

Here are just five luxurious treatment facilities that are catering to the stars' need for opulence, while at the same time giving them the tools they require to live an addiction-free life:

Passages Malibu

Located along a stretch of the Malibu coastline, this facility offers 22 different therapy methods that focus on the body, mind, and soul. Just looking at the official website, one can quickly see its draw—professionals in suits or fashionable clothing lounge outside of a sprawling mansion and are seemingly engrossed in deep, meaningful conversations. But the property's lure does not stop there. This 10-acre site—made up of five estates—offers ocean views, massage rooms, private bedroom terraces, marble flooring, a swimming pool, gym with personal trainers, tennis court, and gourmet meals for roughly $88,500 a month.

Programs and services: Acupressure, massage, acupuncture, adventure therapy, art therapy, biochemical repair via supplements, blood chemistry analysis, chemical dependency counseling, continuing care, equine assisted therapy, life purpose counseling, marriage and family therapy, meditation, nutrition counseling, ocean therapy, physical fitness, psychotherapy, ropes course, sound therapy, spiritual counseling, Tai chi, yoga.

What they treat: Drug and alcohol addiction is targeted with more than 55 hours of one-on-one treatment and 16 hours of semi-private treatment.

Who they've treated: Mel Gibson, Stephen Baldwin, Andy Dick, David Hasselhoff, Pauly Shore, Mischa Barton, Brandon Davis, Marc Jacobs, and Natasha Lyonne.

The Meadows

Situated in both Arizona and Texas, high-profile clients who are able to meet the facilities $33,500 a month fee are met with wide open spaces, manicured lawns, gushing fountains, spacious bedrooms, and a serene, yet rustic environment.

What they treat: Trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, sexual addiction, alcohol addiction, drug addiction, codependency, depression, bipolar disorder, love addiction, love avoidance, eating disorders, panic and anxiety disorders, work addiction, and gambling addiction.

Programs and services: Small group sessions, family programs, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), somatic experiencing, emotional freedom technique, equine therapy, expressive arts, nutrition consultation, spiritual counseling, 12-step model, yoga, acupuncture, and meditation.

Who they've treated: Tiger Woods, Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, Kate Moss, Elle Macpherson, Ronnie Wood, Eric Benet, and Kerry Katona.


This three-acre gated estate is located in Laurel Canyon. For up to $58,000 a month, the wealthy can expect to be treated to a personal detox physician, private cottages, grand rooms, plush gardens, high vaulted ceilings, fluffy beds, minimalist furniture, trails, exotic flora, gourmet meals, beauty and spa services, a gym, Wifi, and two swimming pools.

Programs and services: Aftercare, intensive one-on-one therapy, group sessions, education classes, art, gardening, mediation, drug rehab, alcohol rehab, 12-step program, detox.

What they treat: Substance abuse addiction, eating disorders, gambling addiction, sex addiction, shopping dependency, and prescription drug addiction

Who they've treated: Michael Jackson, Lindsay Lohan, Pat O'Brien, Mike Tyson, and Christian Slater.

Cirque Lodge

Positioned in the mountains of Utah, this facility offers a gym, media room, meditation room, sauna, salon, a 17,000 square foot sound stage, private living quarters, hiking trails, mountain views, and indoor rope climbing. Horseback riding and skiing are additional perks.

Programs and services: 12-step, experiential therapy, dual diagnosis, family therapy, drug rehab, addiction recovery, and personalized care.

What they treat: Drug addiction, alcohol addiction, and prescription drug addiction

Who they've treated: Mary-Kate Olsen, Eva Mendez, Lindsay Lohan, and Kirsten Dunst

Betty Ford Center

Set in Rancho Mirage, California on more than 20-acres, the facility is surrounded by mountains and offers a green landscape. For roughly $33,000 a month, all clients stay in gender specific, double occupancy rooms that are spacious. There are few frills here, but the Betty Ford Center was the first of its kind, making it a top-notch facility.

Programs and services: Therapeutic aftercare, clinical diagnostic evaluation, outpatient and inpatient care, pain management, relapse prevention strategies, 12-step, residential day treatment, young adult track, family program, children's program.

What they treat: Drug addiction, alcohol addiction, and pain

Who they've treated: Lindsay Lohan, Keith Urban, Bobby Brown, Ozzy Osbourne, Billy Joel, Chevy Chase, Drew Barrymore, David Hasselhoff, Elizabeth Taylor, Stevie Nicks, Jerry Lee Lewis, Liza Minnelli, Johnny Cash, and Alice Cooper.

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