Nothing spells relaxation and rejuvenation better than a therapeutic water treatment at a local spa to leave your muscles soothed. Whether it’s taking time to enjoy the healing properties of a hot bath or indulging in a foot treatment to melt away your stress, the benefits of water treatments are tremendous. Here’s a look at five haute hydrotherapy treatments in Boston.
1 The Spa at Mandarin Oriental BostonThe Spa at Mandarin Oriental Boston
The luxe spa at the Mandarin has everything you need to relax and revitalize. For the ultimate stress reliever, sign up for a 50-minute Oriental foot therapy treatment that removes the pressures from your feet as they are bathed in warm water filled with fragrant scented oils. Therapists will exfoliate and smooth the feet and lower legs finishing off your experience with a foot and ankle massage to relieve further tension. After your treatment, relax in the vitality pool or quartz crystal steam room to find your zen.
776 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02199
2 G2O Spa + SalonG2O Spa + Salon
When you book a treatment at this Newbury Street spa, be sure to arrive early to spend some time in the steam room. Continue your relaxation therapy in the Brine Inhalation Therapy Relaxation Room that simulates an oceanfront experience. Here, this tranquil treatment offers you the opportunity to inhale invigorating salt air while enjoying the calming "waves" of the cascading three-tiered waterfall. There is also a skylight hot tub on the top floor where you can relax under the stars at night.
278 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116
3 SPA InterContinentalSPA InterContinental Boston
Tucked inside the InterContinental Hotel, you can eliminate toxins by booking a detoxifying bath at the SPA InterContinental. One of the best ways to kick start a weight loss program, this 50-minute treatment is designed to rid your body of excess water weight. The body ritual is sure to rebalance your body from head to toe.
510 Atlantic Avenue Boston, MA 02210
4 Rowes Wharf Health Club and SpaBoston Harbor Hotel
Take an invigorating swim in the three lane, 60-foot salt water lap pool at the Rowes Wharf Health Club and Spa before a deep muscle therapy massage or calming 40-minute raindrop therapy. Head to the salt water Jacuzzi apres massage for the ultimate in relaxation. Located inside the Boston Harbor Hotel, waterfront spa'ing never seemed so good.
5 FLOATFLOAT Boston
If you have ever dreamed of escaping the entire world even just for a little while, head on over to FLOAT in Somerville, Here, you can literally bask in a float tank filled with Epsom salts so you can literally float your stress away. The tank is entirely encapsulated giving you 90 minutes of peace and quiet. The warm pool is designed to mimic the feeling of floating in the Dead Sea but without the stress of having to travel there.
515 Medford Street Somerville, MA 02145