A trip to the spa can be the ultimate day-off. Whether you’re looking to book a facial, a massage or an entire day of indulgence, NYC is home to some of the best spas in the world. But not all spas are created equal, from fancy to shvitzy there’s a place for every budget and needs. To help you choose, we’ve rounded up some of the best in town.
Located in New York City’s posh NoMad district, Exhale Spa has long been a favorite for its reasonable prices and huge list of treatments. Its latest medspa offerings include the latest injectables, IV therapies and body sculpting treatments.
This Queens spa is a one-of-a-kind wellness destination that’s been open since Governors Island became year-round and features an incredible amount of facilities like baths, saunas, steam rooms, relaxation lounges, Vichy showers and more. Plus, it’s the first US location for luxury Italian wellness group QC (who have incredible spa locations in the Italian Alps and throughout Europe).
This Upper East Side oasis is the kind of place that you’ll likely see your Great Aunt Birgit send you a few thousand dollars for because it feels utterly grand inside. It’s sheathed in soft white furnishings and boasts a variety of top-of-the-line treatments including an incredibly soothing facial from celebrity skincare expert Pratima and a shirodhara body treatment that involves pouring oil over your third eye which is said to calm the mind, improve memory and promote sleep.