Best of Boston

Best Massage

2022 Best Massage

Crystal Morgan, C.Spa

Even before the very talented Crystal Morgan gets you on the table at her immaculately clean Back Bay studio, she’s already working, sizing up the [...] read more»
2021 Best Massage

The Wellness Floor at One Dalton

If the makeshift desk setup in the corner of your bedroom didn’t destroy your neck and back this year, the stress of the pandemic likely [...] read more»
2019 Best Massage

Treatment Training Wellness

Who says massages are just for relaxation? Whether you’re feeling a little sore after a particularly hard-core workout or just coping with everyday aches and [...] read more»
2018 Best Massage

Viyada Thai Spa

What separates a good massage from a great one? The subtle distinction between attentive and overly chatty; the iota of pressure that wobbles on the [...] read more»
2017 Best Massage, Low-Cost

Guerda Massage & Skin Care

After many years spent working at some of the area's top spas, Guerda Paul struck out on her own in 2010. Her warm demeanor and [...] read more»
2017 Best Massage, Luxe

G2O Spa and Salon

Carefully considered questions about pain points and pressure yielded a rigorous 60-minute massage ($125) that turned our computer-worn shoulders and chair-stiffened lower back into Jell-O. [...] read more»
2016 Best Massage

Exhale Battery Wharf

From the moment you enter Exhale’s dreamy quarters in the Battery Wharf Hotel, you’ll feel the stress melt. The spa’s massage therapists specialize in a [...] read more»
2015 Best Massage, Relaxation


After hunching over a keyboard all week, nothing does a body better than a full-body massage. Enter the newly renovated Bliss facility at the W [...] read more»
2015 Best Massage, Sports

Exhale Battery Wharf

Whether prepping for a big race or recovering post-CrossFit, the sports massage at Exhale Battery Wharf is a workout-regimen must. After a pre-massage consultation identifying [...] read more»
2014 Best Massage

Exhale Battery Wharf

The downside of an hour of someone expertly kneading every ounce of stress and tension out of your body? Knowing that as soon as it’s [...] read more»