The Best Spas in Downtown Vancouver
Vancouverites love to pamper themselves with a little TLC. From hot springs and massages to medi spas and mani-pedis, the city has many options for some much-needed R&R. We’ve found the best spots for you to relax and rejuvenate, from spas in luxe hotels to a spot that caters to men.
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Tucked away on the fifth floor of a Brutalist medical building in Fairview, Kiku Wellness is an absolute treasure. Their commitment to omotenashi-Japanese hospitality is obvious as soon as you step through the nondescript door. And the view is downright jaw-dropping, with unobstructed views of False Creek, the city skyline and the mountains.
You’ll find a menu of a la carte facials, body treatments and massages at this urban oasis in the heart of Yaletown. They also offer several packaged ‘journeys’ that are perfect for sharing with friends or a loved one. For a complete massage spa vancouver day, try the Resilience Journey which includes two of their a la carte services like a facial and body glow exfoliation, followed by some soul nourishment with yoga, meditation and reflexology.
Their ambiance is serene and luxurious with plenty of natural woods, stainless steel and leather. Their therapists are all trained in European techniques and Asian-influenced therapies as well as only-in-Vancouver specialty services.
This spa has a strong emphasis on the environment and offers treatments using certified organic ingredients and products. Try their Healing Hot Stone Massage, a full body experience with warm river stones and oils to alleviate deep-rooted tensions.