Savannah’s Best Day Spas

Need a break from sightseeing? Slip off to one of these soothing spots for an hour of bliss.

After a day or two of walking Savannah's cobblestone streets, indulge your tired muscles at one of its fine spas. You don't have to spend a lot of time or money, just treat yourself to something special. And remember, you deserve it.

Vanilla: A Downtown Day Spa

Where: 1 East Broughton Street; or (912) 232-0040.

Atmosphere: You wouldn’t expect to find such a harmonious day spa on a busy downtown sidewalk. Vanilla is tiny, but what it lacks in size, it makes up in its array of exquisite services.

Specialties: Deep-tissue massage combines soothing strokes and intense muscle work for athletic body types ($75 for an hour). The Lunchtime Express Facial ($45) includes cleansing, steaming, and a soothing mask.

Savannah Day Spa

Where: 18 East Oglethorpe Avenue; or (912) 234-9100.

Atmosphere: The spa boasts elegant rooms, bold architecture, and sparkling chandeliers.

Specialties: Couples adore the Blooming Romance package that includes body scrubs, aromatherapy massages, and pedicures in the couples’ suite ($465). Guests may add on use of the Hydro-Lounge with steam eucalyptus room, gourmet chocolates, Champagne, fruit, and cheese for $99.

Magnolia Spa

Where: At the Savannah Marriott River-front, 100 General McIntosh Blvd.; or (912) 373-2039. (You don’t have to be a guest to use the spa.)

Atmosphere: Nestled into a corner of the hotel’s atrium, Magnolia offers serene locker areas complete with sauna and steam rooms.

Specialties: Try the AromaStone facial ($100) that massages with warm and cool smooth stones. Walk out all aglitter from an 85-minute Golden Body Ritual ($135). After exfoliating and massaging your body, the therapist lightly rubs gold-flecked body oil into your skin and dusts you in a shimmering powder. You’ll look―and feel―like a million dollars.

For More Info

DownComment IconEmail IconFacebook IconGoogle Plus IconGrid IconInstagram IconLinkedin IconList IconMenu IconMinus IconPinterest IconPlus IconRss IconSave IconSearch IconShare IconShopping Cart IconSpeech BubbleSnapchat IconTumblr IconTwitter IconWhatsapp IconYoutube Icon