Best of Boston

Best Day Spa

2017 Best Day Spa

Mandarin Oriental

Boston
If you book an appointment at this oasis—and trust us, you should—make it early in the day. Why? Let’s just say you won’t be keen […] read more»
2016 Best Day Spa

Mandarin Oriental

Boston
Close your eyes and imagine the sound of a gentle waterfall as you stroll into the Mandarin. A staffer discreetly delivers a hot towel and […] read more»
2015 Best Day Spa

The Mandarin Oriental

Boston
This massive spa offers a steam room with star-like lights, a dimly lit “vitality pool,” and services that truly transport. For an indulgent experience, try […] read more»
2014 Best Day Spa

The Spa at Mandarin Oriental

Boston
Even if you don’t spring for the absurdly indulgent six-hour "Boston Breather" package—including a scrub, pedicure, facial, and more—it’s easy to while away the day […] read more»
2013 Best Day Spa

Exhale, Battery Wharf

Boston
We love the daily bustle of living in Boston, of course, but sometimes we need an escape. At this expansive waterfront spa, the hammam—a stunning, […] read more»
2013 Best Day Spa, South

Oasis Day Spa

South Weymouth
Hidden behind a tiny storefront on a cute main street in Weymouth, Oasis Day Spa is anything but small. The space seems to go on […] read more»
2013 Best Day Spa, North

Pyara

Burlington
Even if you have only 30 minutes to spend at Pyara, you’ll reap the relaxing benefits: Nosh on dark chocolate and sip a calming tea […] read more»
2013 Best Day Spa, West

Ardan Medspa + Salon

Wellesley
Even the most basic facial at this Wellesley medspa is top-notch. Descend the staircase to find a clean, modern oasis (glittering mosaic tiles and Ghost […] read more»
2013 Best Day Spa, Cape Cod

The Spa at Chatham Bars Inn

Chatham
The massages here will put you into the I’ve-just-been-kneaded-to-the-point-of-blissed-out-distraction state that you were hoping for. But that’s just the beginning. Take a dip in the […] read more»
2012 Best Day Spa, Cape Cod

Chatham Bars Inn

Chatham
Massages and facials are delightful—until they cut into your precious sun time, that is. Thankfully, the Spa at the Chatham Bars Inn offers the best […] read more»
2012 Best Day Spa, North

Maison Esthetique

Danvers
This place is a day spa in the truest sense of the word—no blow dryers whining in the next room or barking personal trainers to […] read more»
2012 Best Day Spa, South

Spascape Day Spa

Scituate
Whether you go for an invigorating facial featuring South African Environ products or a skin-brightening body cocoon, it’s impossible to leave Spascape feeling anything but […] read more»
2012 Best Day Spa, West

La Residencia Spa

Newton Upper Falls
Set in a homey Victorian manse, La Residencia is the antithesis of the typical spa: a comfortable place where massages, facials, and body treatments are […] read more»
2012 Best Day Spa

G2O Spa & Salon

Boston
Fireside lounge. Penthouse roof deck. Inhalation-therapy relaxation room. The amenities at this vast Newbury Street retreat are top-notch—as are the always-invigorating services. Whether you stop […] read more»
2011 Best Day Spa

g2o Spa and Salon

Boston
Fresh from a move to a completely renovated space, G2O’s spa includes a bevy of places to bliss out between appointments, including the salt-air-infused Brine […] read more»