When you visit NYC for a vacation, there’s a good chance you’re going to want to spend a lot of time exploring. You might also want to take advantage of the opportunity to rest and rejuvenate.
Luckily, the city is packed with ample opportunities to do so, especially if you’re looking for a spa experience. New York’ City’s luxury spas offer the most opulent treatments and lavish services. They will have you feeling pampered, refreshed and ready to get back out to sightseeing in no time.
Here is a list of the best luxury spa experiences you can find in New York.
Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa
The Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa is located on the Upper East Side of the city, in L’appartement Madison. This outpost of the legendary French spa company offers visitors a range of treatments from stone therapy massages to a fresh grape body treatment to a slimming concentrate treatment.
The best part? This spa is wine themed, so you can expect to have some element of wine and grapes wrapped into every bit of your experience.
Julien Farel Restore Salon and Spa
Julien Farel’s flagship spa location is located at the Loews Regency Hotel in New York. This 10,000 wellness locale has more than 200 services, including massages, fitness classes, skincare procedures and anti-aging treatments. You can also get your hair done at Julien Farel, so it’s a great place to visit before an elegant night out on the town.
Located at the Surrey Hotel is Cornelia Spa, another luxurious spa located on the city’s Upper East Side. Cornelia Spa is known for being somewhere to relax. It has a nearly silent atmosphere, so it’s a great place to retreat if you’re tired of being caught up in the hustle and bustle of the concrete jungle.
Cornelia Spa features private suites for treatments, so you can unwind in total solitude. Not only do you get to experience your treatment, but you get to enjoy touches that delight all of your senses, from small snacks to a huge range of reading material.
If you visit Cornelia Spa, you can choose from their menu of spa services. It includes things like manicures, pedicures, reflexology, couples massages, waxing and a signature botanical facial.
Great Jones Spa
Great Jones Spa is often considered to be the best spa in New York. The spa is an excellent place to get a massage, enjoy a facial, have a body treatment or just enjoy the water lounge with a three-story waterfall.
Great Jones is unique because in addition to being a place to feel restored and relaxed, it’s also a spot for hanging out. Bring friends here to enjoy a fun group experience and do some people watching. Some of the most popular services at the Great Jones Spa include the HydraFacial, the Italian Blood Orange Sea Salt Scrub Body Treatment and Reiki.
If you’re looking for a downtown spa, look no farther than Shibui Spa. Located at the Greenwich Hotel, this is an excellent spot for spa treatments, yoga and meditation. At the spa, you’ll find a heated pool, relaxation lounge, individual treatment rooms, rain showers, steam rooms and Japanese soaking tubs.
Traveling to NYC can be tiring. Luckily, there are lots of luxurious spas in the city where you can relax and rejuvenate. Pick one that has the services you like, then arrange for an appointment. Depending on the time you reserve, you could fit your visit between meals, shows, shopping, and exploring all that NYC has to offer.