We have so many reasons to visit spas because they are such a wonderful experience. Whether is it for health and relaxation or a get together with your friends to celebrate a promotion, engagement or a new family member (includes fur babies), finding the right spa for you and one that meets all your requirements can be difficult. Luckily, we’ve narrowed down your choices. Take a peek at our top picks for spas in Vancouver and prepare for utter relaxation.
Halsa Spa in Kitsilano
The Halsa Spa offers a unique combination of floatation, infrared sauna and massage as part of their packages. Located on West 4th Avenue, Halsa embodies timeless traditions of relaxation in a beautifully modern designed facility.
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Willow Stream Spa in Fairmont Hotels
Willow Stream Spas can only be described as sanctuaries of health, beauty and fitness. These spas are all about helping you find your energy through numerous customized procedures and techniques gleaned from around the world.
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Spruce Body Lab in Yaletown
More than just a spa, Spruce also caters to the customer who wants not only the best in spa services and personalized treatments but also massage therapy, medical aesthetic treatments (read: botox and fillers), microdermabrasion and laser hair removal in space that can looks and feels clinical.
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Vida Spa – 3 locations – Yyoga, Sutton Place Hotel & Westin Bayshore
Even though Valentine’s Day is over, Vida goes out of their way to cater to couples. Whether you live in the city or are staying at the luxury hotels that house Vida, enjoy the side-by-side massages followed by a range of traditional body therapies which are based on Ayurveda ancient traditional teachings.
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Miraj Hammam Spa – Upper False Creek
Take a step into centuries past, where the Hammam was known as a silent doctor. For those not in the know, the Hammam is a steam room which can be for one person, couples or groups. Follow your steam with a Gommage treatment which uses Black Moroccan Soap for a full body exfoliation. Heaven.
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Smile Thai Wellness Spa on Robson Street
Quiet! Remove your shoes, speak softly and turn off those phones. This wellness spa takes tranquility very seriously and the only part of the outside world allowed in is you. Smile has various signature packages named after exotic flowers that all include homemade Thai dessert or tropical fruit platter.
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Spa Utopia – 3 locations – Langley, North Vancouver and Downtown
Netflix and Chill may be one way of relaxing but everyone wants to treated like a celebrity at least once in their lives. Celebrate your extra special moment with side-by-side spa treatments in a luxurious VIP suites and if you want, request your own private change room, fireplace, and jacuzzi. Netflix who?
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Bare Essentials Skin Bar in Yaletown
Bare Essentials was the first skin bar in Vancouver and they religiously tend to the faces of their clients with facials, microdermabrasions and healthy scalp treatments. Catering to both men and women, Bare Essentials is so serious about skincare that they even offers a ‘Back Buffer’ and one can only imagine what that process involves!
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Choose carefully when picking from our list of the best spas in Vancouver. Treatments vary from traditional massage, steams, wraps and scrubs, and then there are some that will leave you questioning how much closer to nirvana you are, as you walk out the door.
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Featured Image: Miraj Hammam Spa via @shaunanirmal