Instead of picking out flowers that will wilt or chocolates that will put a damper on a New Year’s resolution for weight loss, why not pamper your partner this Valentine’s Day? Metro Detroit offers a number of spa packages that will meet the needs of almost anyone looking to give or receive the gift of relaxation and romance. Many of these local spas offer up some great couples deals as well, which creates a great way to give a gift you can enjoy together. After all, nothing ensures relationship bliss quite like the relaxation that comes from having a couples massage at a budget-friendly price. Be sure to research the best options for your budget and treatment preferences.
Woodhouse Day Spa
Hours: Monday by Appointment; Wed, Fri 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Tues, Thrus 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Located in the middle of Campus Martius, this day spa caters to your loved one’s needs from the very beginning with its calming atmosphere and peaceful waiting room. There are a number of package deals available including the Spa Classics package, which includes a 50-minute Swedish Massage, facial and agave nectar pedicure for $190. There are also “for the gentlemen” packages to ensure the man in your life can relax as well, including deep tissue massages, hot towel facials, manicures and foot massages. For an entire spa day to enjoy together, try the Two’s Company package for you and your Valentine. It includes a Swedish massage, facials and pedicures.
D. Tour Spa
Hours: Sun – Mon 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Wed, Thurs 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Fri – Sat 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
This luxurious spa is located in the heart of the Motorcity Casino Hotel and provides a number of services for its guests, including a giant hot tub, dry and wet saunas and lounge areas serving fruit and beverages. The spa features a number of different package deals including the D. Tour Couple’s Suite, where couples can choose between the Couple’s Massage Suite and the Couple’s Body Suite. The former includes a reflexology or scalp treatment and a 50-minute music massage while the latter entails a body scrub and a facial. Both packages include a private soak in the hot tub and a rain dance shower and run two hours for $495 per couple. For a slightly less expensive price, a 50-minute couples massage runs $310.
Schenden’s Medical Day Spa
Hours: Mon – Sat 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
This day spa is located directly across from the Troy Marriott and offers one of the area’s best hotel/spa package deals around—the Troy Marriott Spa Relaxation Package. This includes a weekend stay at the Troy Marriott in one of its deluxe guest rooms, a breakfast buffet for two and a spa treatment with shuttle service to and from the appointment. You can choose from the European manicure and pedicure or a 60-minute Swedish massage. A more budget-friendly option is the Relax and Refresh, which includes a massage, pedicure and microdermabrasion for $199, or choose a 60-minute massage for only $80.
Hours: Wed – Fri 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Sat 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sun 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Located in the New Center Area of Detroit, this family-run day spa offers a number of couple’s spa packages including a full hour couples Swedish body massage for $130 and couples spa manicures for $40. For single ladies who want to enjoy a day of pampering with friends, Harold’s Place offers Princess Pamper packages. To book a party for three or more, call for a 15 minute consultation to speak with a coordinator who will help you plan the perfect girls’ day out.
Silvia Salon & Spa
Hours: Tues, Wed, Fri 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., Thurs 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
This Dearborn spa’s friendly atmosphere keeps its customers coming back time and again. Silvia Salon offers everything from haircuts, manicures, pedicures and makeup to massages, facials and tanning. Check out the Escape spa package which includes a full spa facial, body massage, spa pedicure and classic manicure for $200. One hour couples massages run $140, or enjoy a hot stone massage for $95.
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