After a week of travelling, busy schedules, and hard work, the best way to relax and re-energize your body, mind, and spirit is by a refreshing and therapeutic massage. The curative powers of massage therapies benefit beyond the physical. A good massage improves blood circulation, boosts serotonin, and relaxes muscle tension. All you have to do is to immerse yourself in the rich aromas and tranquil music around you!
So what are you waiting for? While you’re in the bustling city of Manila which hosts tons of spas, make sure you visit only the best ones listed below!
1. I’m Onsen Spa
‘I’m Onsen Spa’ is the largest spa in the Philippines. With a therapeutic and unique combination of techniques, this pleasant sanctuary brings utmost relaxation, concentration, and rejuvenation. Inspired by the natural hot springs of Japan, this spa brings you closer to the incredible Japanese onsen practices. A traditional Japanese Shiatsu massage along with an aromassage, jet lag recovery massage, and healing stone therapy are the best ones the spa has to offer.
After a soothing and ethical time at the spa, you can relax by the pool sipping hot tea and head to the amazing buffet which offers an array of mixed international cuisines.
Address: I'M Hotel, UG Floor, Makati Avenue Corner, Kalayaan Ave, Makati, 1210 Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 2 7755 7888
Timings: 10 AM to 12 AM
2. Le Spa Naturel
After a week of hard work, indulge in a rejuvenating haven of the Le Spa Naturel that has it all. Various types of massage are available, including Swedish massage, Shiatsu massage, aromatherapy, combination massage, and relaxing signature massage, and it is possible to combine several treatments into one session.
Not just massages, the spa also offers different soothing and detoxifying body scrubs, anti-acne body masks, and hand and foot care which includes manicure, pedicure, nail extensions, and paraffin treatment.
Address: 1st Level, Phase 2, U.P. Town Center, 1108 Katipunan Ave, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 956 866 3693
Timings: Monday to Thursday: 11 AM to 9 PM; Friday to Sunday: 10 AM to 10 PM
3. Lavender Spa and Wellness
Lavender Spa is a perfect spot to treat yourself to a well-deserved relaxation. The prices are reasonable and you can enjoy the most popular treatments offered by the best therapists. From tranquillity massages like the hot stone massage, Xiamen foot massage, and ear candling you can also indulge in anti-ageing body scrubs and rejuvenating facials. To upgrade your massage experience and reap the full benefits, you can add a few essential oils to your treatment.
Address: 1-2, Casa Enrica Building, Mercedes Ave, San Miguel, Pasig City, 1600 Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 2 7799 0747
Timings: 11 AM to 11:30 PM
4. Prea Wellness Spa
For a well-deserved self-care experience, this colourful paradise has everything you’re looking for. The therapy menu contains a good blend of traditional remedies and modern techniques, with highly professional therapists working to provide the best treatments. Many treatments are tailored to make your requirements and preferences. Natural fragrances and herbs feature in these treatments and you can choose between various types of body therapies, massages, and beauty treats.
To really spoil yourself, customize a Prea Spa package with different wellness treatments that best suit your body and skin type.
Address: ITC Building Unit F Timog Ave, corner Panay Ave, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 917 327 8729
Timings: 1 PM to 2 AM
5. Soneva Spa
Soneva is a beautiful spa that blends traditional treatments with modern elements. Relax and be one with nature and indulge in Manila’s only organic spa that offers a range of massages with organic essential oils to soothe and relax your muscles.
The Hilot with Banana Leaf, an ancient Filipino wellness tradition is a speciality at Soneva Spa. Fresh banana leaves dipped in warm coconut oil are placed on the back. The main purpose of this treatment is to restore harmony and balance within one’s body and relieve stress and tension.
Along with full body massage, the spa also offers natural fragrant facials like blueberry, green tea, etc and foot treatments and reflexology.
Address: Tomas Morato, corner Sct. Limbaga St, Quezon City, 1103 Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 2 8926 6249
Timings: 12:30 PM to 12 AM
6. Urbanized Gastro Spa
A luxury spa and a restaurant rolled into one, Urbanized Gastro Spa offers a one of a kind experience to its customers. Enjoy exceptional services such as face masks, mani-pedi combos, Savannah, Sheridan, Columbine, and slimming injections as well.
Every treatment is personalized as per the customer’s requirement and body type, hence providing the best possible service. After a refreshing treatment, head to the restaurant to treat yourself to some savoury food.
Address: 184 Recto, San Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 917 461 1051
Timings: 2 PM to 2 AM
7. Ayana Wellness and Spa
Located in Diliman, Ayana Wellness and Spa offers much more than a list of blissful treatments. As soon as you enter the spa you will feel a positive and tranquil aura around you. Appealing to all senses, the soothing ambience is filled with sensual aromas and soft music playing in the background.
Get rid of all your back problems and muscle pain with the signature Bamboo massage which is also used as slimming treatment. The body care treatment includes body scrubs with massage therapy, paraffin treatment, nail grooming, and several foot massage treatments. The spa uses high-quality products from luxurious brands.
Address: 47 Kalayaan Ave, Diliman, Quezon City
Phone Number: (02) 8926-8044
Timings: 11 AM to 1 AM
8. Luxe by Kristine
This luxurious establishment offers relaxing and reposeful body and beauty services to make you feel you're most beautiful on a dull and tiring day.
With services like hair and nail care, make-up, massages, and slimming treatments the spa also offers RF and Lipo cavitation treatments. In a hurry and in desperate need of a massage? Don't worry, Luxe has got you covered. The spa offers a 20-minute soothing massage as per your chosen body part in just PHP 230.
Address: 29/F Trump Tower Manila, Kalayaan Ave, Poblacion, Makati
Phone Number: (0917) 116 2398
Timings: 2 PM to 12 AM
9. MBay Health Spa
For a luxurious massage experience with modern facilities and traditional skills, the MBay Health Spa boasts a number of branches across the country with a never-ending list of happy customers. The spa offers numerous body scrub services which include salt glow and gluta with a therapeutic massage.
The Premium and Royal rooms for couples come with the added benefits of steam and shower while the Deluxe rooms are suitable to close friends who wish to share this blissful experience.
Address: 778 Quirino Ave, Malate, Manila City, 1000 Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 2 8522 1945
Timings: 1 PM to 12 AM
10. Shu Reflexology and Foot Therapy
Shu Reflexology is the answer to all your stress and body pain. Bringing herbal remedies and centuries-old traditional methods of wellness and treatment to you, this is just the right place to pamper yourself after a long workday.
With highly trained massage therapists and experts, the spa is well known for its signature body massage, foot reflexology and soothing almond milk foot scrub.
Address: Mezzanine Floor, TNA Building, Jose Abad Santos Street, San Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 917 700 6784
Timings: 1 PM to 12 AM
11. Numi Wellness
Get ready for a one of a kind pampering experience at Numi Wellness. With 4 other branches in the city, this is a great place for some sophisticated pampering with style. Numi Wellness guarantees high-end services and effective therapeutic massage. Relaxation therapies come in the form of aromatherapy, acupressure, yoga, hot stone rolling, and detox lymphatic massage. These help your body to release water retention, melt away muscle stiffness, increases blood flow and cures arthritis. Retreat after a tiring day at Numi Wellness.
Address: 2nd Level, South Parking Building SM Mall of Asia, Pasay, 1300 Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 908 958 6855
Timings: 10 AM to 11 PM
12. Freesia Salon and Spa Lounge
Freesia Salon and Spa is a refreshing sanctuary serving multiple wellness and body care treatments to its customers. With a salon inside, various beauty care services like eyelash extensions, warts removal, facials, nail care, and hair care services are made available.
Indulge in the exclusive Loreal Paris Professionnel treatments provided by salon experts. The unique and elegant spa lounge offers a wide range of treatments from around the world. The spa also hosts comfortable hand care and foot care services for kids below the age of 12.
Address: Project 6, Quezon City, Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: (02) 8881-4334
Timings: 10 AM to 9 PM
13. Rangsiman Thai Massage
Rangsiman aims to provide a rejuvenating massage experience at accessible rates. Specialized in traditional Thai massage, the spa combines techniques and knowledge that improves your body’s wellness and comfort.
Check out some great pampering package deals which include some of the spa’s most exclusive treatments like traditional Thai body and foot massage, hot pads, Ventosa, Swedish massage, Shiatsu massage, etc.
Address: Dahlia Ave, Novaliches, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 2 7728 2254
Timings: 1 PM to 12 AM
14. Vibes Massage
With more than 15 branches in the country, the Vibes Massage is run by a group of immensely talented blind therapists. The centre provides only two kinds of massage at pocket-friendly rates - a bed massage with herbal oil and a chair massage.
Be relaxed and refreshed and be a part of this unique opportunity to relieve all your stress while contributing to a community that deserves it.
Address: Robinsons Otis, Dr. Paz Mendoza Guazon Street, 831 Paco, Manila, 1007 Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: (0943) 251-7216
Timings: 10 AM to 9 PM
15. Nutopia Spa
Located in Makati, the Nutopia Spa offers much more than a list of blissful treatments. The spa provides world-class pampering with various facial massages, body treatments, bleaching treatments, and hand and foot care services.
There are individualized treatments that include massage, hydrotherapy, and face massage. You can also book a package with several therapies combined which will last for several hours. The spa also hosts a Weight Loss Management program with meal and nutrition recommendations.
Address: G20, Valero Plaza Condominium, Salcedo Village, 124 Valero, Makati, 1227 Metro Manila, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 2 8834 0307
Timings: 9 AM to 10 PM
So, the next time you feel the need to pamper your body, seek the comfort of locally developed treatments, and indulge in the spa’s original massage along with a relaxing and soothing aura around you!