Sunday, March 28, 2010

Spa Gypsies Top 10 – New York

Spa Gypsies Top 10 – New York Day Spas - In no particular order

Elizabeth Arden’s Red Door Salon126

Need I say more. It’s been around a long time and it’s got “the right stuff” so t o speak.
Tip: Free Makeup Application with every facial. That’s a great value in New York as many spas and salons charge up to $85.00 for make up alone.

Silk Spa

Very relaxing and dreamy with all the silks. Asian ownership but all types of Therapists.
Tip: Get the Silk Supreme Massage

Spa Chakra
Very expensive or would have been rated higher. $225,00 for a massage
Tip: The most amazing rooftop lounge ever. What a place to relax, have a drink or just sleep.

Beautiful and relaxing day spa, near the Fashion 26 hotel.
Tip: Makura Honey Facial is a must do. Totally amazing

Think Pink Nails & Spa
Best simple place in the mid-town area for amazing nails
Tip: David gave me one of the best massages I ever had…really…and only $105.00! And look out for the stars, yes the stars frequent.
Essential Therapy
Sacred spaces and great massages
Tip: Best Couples Massage. Very romantic

Probably the best gyms in NYC. With many locations in Manhattan and around the US.
Tip: If you want to work out in a world class, upscale , sophisticated clientele,
this is the place. Buy , or schedule a free introductory session with a personal trainer. Then have a great sports massage.

Tranquil Day Soa
Nirvana in Chelsea
Tip: Inexpensive and highly rated. Consistently 5 star reviews. $75.00 for a 60 minute massage. Need I say more.

Great Jones Spa
Best hang around in spa with amazing water lounge.
Hair Salon is highly rated. Great massages and facial too
Tip: Water Lounge is free with a $100.00 treatment, or $50.00 iff less than $100.00. Go early to the Water Lounge then have a great massage or a wash and blow.

The Spa at The Setai Club
A tranquil haven designed to lavishly pamper, indulge and nourish the world's most deserving and accomplished individuals. Located in the heart of downtown's diverse and dynamic Financial District,
Tip: Best Men’s Spa