There are some experiences which never go out of fashion. Craig Fossella’s spa on the Kearny Street is one of them. Ever since TRU set shop in 2003 it has wowed over spa-goers with its no-nonsense efficient service in an innovative space. TRU is truly a sublime and serene escape for those hard-pressed for time. Designed by the famed spa architect Chris Kofitsas in minimalist tones of white, the spa is a modern medley of curved hallways, bamboo flooring, glass panels and bright light-infused treatment rooms with the therapeutic benefits incorporated in the design. It also makes for the perfect getaway for a couple of hours this Valentine’s Day if you are looking at indulging in something special and luxurious with your honey.
The spa has whipped up an exclusive offer especially for those looking to celebrate their love during this Valentine’s weekend. The special offer features their signature Pair Polish Therapy thrown in with a couple of massages. If you opt for their Valentine’s special you are in for is a wet and wild experience in their signature jungle-themed Rainforest Room (private treatment room). Considered the spa’s shining star it has been recreated as a romantic Amazonish haven. The stoned- treatment room is replete with waterfalls, rain, mist, electronic mats.
Champagne, strawberries, chocolates and other treats set the mood while you wait for your treatment to start off. Your exclusive and private 70-minute spa experience starts off with an exfoliating (strawberry, honey and almond) scrub followed by a steam and then a strawberry -honey infused mask. The fun of it all is the sensuous experience of putting the scrub and the mask on each other with a mellow jungle -themed music playing in the background. What follows is truly a one-of-a-kind experience. Rain pours down the oversized showerhead fitted through the ceiling. After washing off you can relax a while under the 100 gallon waterfall. The Rainforest Room is a tropical alcove perfect for a playful time between lovers so get as wet and as wild as your imagination takes you. Exclusively for Valentine’s this is topped off with one soothing and relaxing massage each by one of the spa experts at TRU.
Priced at $480 per couple Valid: Feb. 12–14 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Call 415.399.9700 or visit www.truspa.com