In a city that never sleeps, NYC is filled with overworked, stressed out people. The average New Yorker is often noted for their not-so-friendly attitude. Most often their attitudes have to do with the fact that they do not know how to unwind from the hustle and bustle of trying to keep up with their overpriced lifestyles. A NYC spa day is a great way to de-stress and escape the chaos of the city lifestyle that can take a toll on the mind and body.
The New York City spa experience is one of the best as the city is filled with the most luxurious and extravagant spas known around. If you have the extra coin to spare, you can spend it on a stress-free spa retreat. Need help finding the perfect one? We’ve narrowed down the best spa’s for your dollar.
NYC SPA’S with Healing Pools
Aire Ancient Baths
Location: 88 Franklin Street, New York NY 10013
Price Range: $195.00 – $1,150.00
Specialty: Bath House, Specialty Massage, Skin Care
Once a textile factory in Tribeca, this decked out Roman themed oasis has all the makings to make you feel like you have stepped back in time and right into a fantasy world of a classic Roman bathhouse.
With specialty healing pools that range from ice cold to extremely hot and anything in between, you can soak it all in, and relax in the candle lit ambiance like a Roman Goddess.
Location: The Greenwich Hotel, 377 Greenwich Street New York, NY
Price range: $220 – $600
Specialty: Custom Facials, Seasonally Skin/Body Treatments
Inspired from a classic Japanese farmhouse rooftop. The spa experience includes a Japanese robe and spa slippers as well as access to the heated mineral waters or the traditional Japanese Soaking Tub. The holistic atmosphere is the perfect balance between traditional and modern, which will live you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.
Great Jones Spa
Location: 29 Great Jones St, New York, NY
Price range: $150 – $300
Specialty: Water Lounge, Body Treatments
Equipped with a three-story waterfall Jacuzzi, don’t be surprised if you see a celeb fashionista enjoying a soak in the water lounge, as this spa is particularly popular among the fashion community. Relax with the calming sounds of a waterfall that overlooks the Cold Plunge Pool and Saunas. This stylish spa hangout is the perfect hotspot for locals to relax and people-watch.
Traditional NYC SPA’s
Ohm Spa & Lounge
Location: 205 E 16th St, Suite M2A 2nd fl, New York NY
Price range: $100 – $550
Specialty: Target Massages, Facials
Not as extravagant as the typical luxury NYC spa experience this quaint spa takes a personal hands-on approach to therapeutic treatments. With some of the best massages and skin care treatments in the city, each service is customized to your linking and personal needs. This quiet paradise will make you forget that you are in New York City at all.
Cornelia Spa at The Surrey
Location: 20 E 76th St New York, NY
Price range: $55 – $800
Specialty: Customized full day or mini treatments
A near-silent atmosphere retreat from the city. What makes this spa different from most, is its pied-a-terre- style. Each treatment is done in a specialized private suite fully stocked for the service of your choosing. Experience a rose petal foot bath and embrace the bliss of soothing spiritual healing right in the heart of the city.
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental
Location: 80 Columbus Circle, 10023 New York , NY
Price range: $255 – $1760
Specialty: Wellness Escape, Thai Yoga Massage, Skin Care Treatments
A spacious spa retreat where luxury and soothing surrounds meet. Enjoy the view of the city skyline while you relax with a herbal beverage in the Oriental Tea Lounge. Detach yourself from your digital lifestyle in this spa oasis that is geared towards calming the mind, and restoring balance to the yin and yang energies of the body.