A trip to the spa is the perfect way to pamper your significant other on Valentine’s Day. Give them the gift of relaxation alone, or make a trip for a couple’s retreat to one of these amazing spas in Philadelphia.
Hours: Tues 12 p.m.– 8:30 p.m.; Wed-Fri 11 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Sun 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Spa Terme Di Aroma is a holistic day spa located in Old City Philadelphia that specializes in massage, facial and body treatments. Treat your special someone to a “Day of Wellness” package that consists of a La Terme facial, hydrating body polish, aromatherapy massage, traditional Thai foot massage, or aromatic scalp massage for $275. The instant gift certificate option allows procrastinators to print the gift or email it to a loved one for a customized spa experience.
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Hours: Tues, Thurs 10 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.; Weds 10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.; Fri 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.; Sat 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.; Sun 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Book the lady in your life a First Class Trip to relaxation with Toppers Spa. For $282, she’ll be treated to an essential massage, European facial, and signature manicure and pedicure. The First Class Trip promises to leave guests relaxed, soothed and polished and includes a spa bath collection and eye pillow as souvenirs.
For the modern gentleman, Toppers Spa’s Gentleman’s Excursion aims to please and is a budget-friendly buy at $277. This restorative spa experience includes a deep tissue massage, a facial, and a manicure and pedicure. Take home the experience and continue caring for skin with a special men’s skin treatment.
Hours: Mon – Weds 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Thurs 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Fri 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sat 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Sun 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
This exotic spa located on the Main Line specializes in the “rainfall” massage, which consists of a 7-headed rainbar that showers its occupant first with gentle mists, then with vigorous streams of healing waters. This therapy is great for circulation and relaxation and is available in a variety of packages. Try the Toxic Melt Down for $115. It features an alpha-hydroxy body polish and a heated cocoon of aroma blends to help eliminate all tension in the upper body. There’s also an option to have a gift card mailed to you or Valentine.
Hours: Mon – Fri 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Give the gift of a perfect night out at Rescue Rittenhouse Spa in Center City. Rescue combines dermatological services with spa-like treatments in order to make the most of your visit. Guests are treated to a bio-lift facial and ultimate rescue hand and foot treatment for $200. Other services include hair removal, makeup, bridal, laser, and manicure/pedicure. Gift certificates are also available.
Hours: Mon -Sat: 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. – Sunday: 8 a.m.- 7 p.m.
If you don’t want to go it alone, hit this luxurious spa for the Intimate Romantic Interlude package. It’s a couples retreat package that includes a champagne toast along with a 50 minute massage and pedicure for two priced at $395.
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