It may seem like a challenge to find relaxation in the city that never sleeps. But rest assured with these four picks, you will find yourself having a luxurious and peaceful experience in the big city. Offering treatments from reflexology to deep tissue massages, the following hotels have my vote for the best hotel spas in New York City.
The 6,000 square foot Trump Spa offers state-of-the-art steam rooms and saunas. Rejuvenation can be achieved through facials, body scrubs and body wraps, which are all part of the detoxifying process. Take advantage of their celebrity skin specialist, Sonya Dakar, who consults to make specific skin treatments and regimens.
The Carlyle's luxury Sense Spa is home to the Kohler DTV shower, which provides guests with the ultimate sensory experience. Water, steam, light, and sound are combined in this customized system. The light treatments create a rejuvenating experience while the soothing recreations of your own choice. The tones of cool blue and deepened lighting are all part of giving the steam and hot and cold water rushes more of an impact.
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental New York is equipped with six multi-functional treatment rooms with private showers, a Thai Yoga Suite with deep soaking tub and water features, a VIP Spa Suite with fireplace and private steam & shower, separate men's and women's relaxation lounges, an Oriental Tea Lounge and more. Bamboo, stone and gold leaf set the tone for an unforgettable spa experience.
The Four Seasons Spa uses practices such as shiatsu, Thai stretching, Swedish massages, and reflexology. This spa has a notable focus on the hands and feet offering antioxidant manicures, lemon and coffee pedicures, as well as hot stones. They also offer a wide variety of massages and body treatments.
The Wellness Spa at The Benjamin is the only spa in New York City that specializes in the application of the unique Elemis products, which provide powerful massages that leave the body relaxed as well as glowing. Choose to have your treatment done in one of their spa rooms or in the privacy of your own room. Their massage therapists specialize in creating Elemis body wraps, deep tissue massages, aromatherapy, and glowing facials.
Located on Fifth Avenue in midtown Manhattan, The Peninsula Spa is a rooftop oasis which offers seclusion from the hustle and bustle of the city. Their Therapists specialize in a wide range of body and skin care treatments including ESPA which combines Asian, European and Ayurvedic philosophies.