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In honor of Valentine's Day, we encourage you to welcome your significant other into your comfort zone. And thanks to the best San Diego spas, there's plenty of room to snuggle up. In a candle lit room adorned with arrayed rose petals, flowing champagne and nibbles of gourmet aphrodisiacs, indulge in a couples massage with your special someone. From Rock Spa at the Hard Rock Hotel to GAIA in La Jolla and Skinsational in Carlsbad, your favorite day spas county-wide welcome you and yours this Valentine's Day in San Diego.
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Rock Spa - Hard Rock Hotel
The day-long Love Potion No. 9 escape begins with a romance welcome in Rock Spa's couples' treatment room which includes a dual shower and two treatment tables, followed by rejuvenating body exfoliations, soothing body wraps with reflexology and customized massages. A romantic lunch for two is then followed by personalized facials, scalp massages and a seductive ninth treatment designed to promote couple interaction. Finally, the couple will enjoy a champagne ceremony with seasonal berries and organic chocolates and a take-home gift sure to put anyone in the mood for love. $799 per couple. Also check out the Fantasy Dream Date.
The Sanctuary – Ocean Beach
Reserve your own private sanctuary this season with the Lovers Bliss couples massage special. Enjoy two 55-minute Swedish Massages in the private candle lit spa setting; toast with Martinelli’s and chocolates and savor your red rose petal filled surroundings. The Sanctuary offers the ultimate in intimate spa experience. $195 per couple. Also check out the Hearts of Fire package.
Sé SPA at Sé San Diego Hotel
Unwind with your loved one at the brand new Sé SPA at the new Sé San Diego Hotel. A new take on couples "massage" - Sé couples choose from a selection of spa muds, and apply the mud to each other's bodies. The Rasul (Arabic cleansing ritual) will then activate the properties of the mud with relaxing dry heat, followed by aromatherapy-infused steam, then a rinse under a rainforest shower. Couples can also book the Studio Sutra room, the spa's lavish suite featuring a Japanese infinity edge soaking tub, shower, flat screen television, lounge area and food and beverage service.
Serenity Spa – Hilton Garden Inn Del Mar
Serenity takes couples massage to the next level this year – adding couples manicures, flowing champagne and chocolate treats to the massage mix, without elevating the price. Head to Serenity Spa in Del Mar to enjoy the special Valentine’s Package: 50-minute couples massage, 25-minute couples chocolate manicures and pedicures, a bottle of champagne, and chocolate covered strawberries to share. $235 per couple. Or, keep it simple with 50-minute couples massages for $170. Check out more Serenity specials here.
The Spa at The Grand Del Mar
The "Classic Couples Massage" at The Spa at The Grand Del Mar offers the ultimate in togetherness this romantic holiday season. For couples looking to share in something ultra special, the Couples Classic experience features a mineral-rich bath á deux, a moisturizing wrap and a 60-minute massage in The Spa's romantic couples' suite. Champagne, chocolate strawberries and aromatic rose petals enhance the pleasure. $600 per couple.
The Spa at La Costa Resort and Spa
The Romantic Spa Journey for two offers side-by-side, 50-minute massages in a private VIP suite equipped with an adobe fireplace and a private outdoor patio with whirlpool, shower and chaise lounges for sunbathing. Also included in the package is a bottle of champagne, local Carlsbad strawberries and rich chocolate truffles to wet your appetite. $475 per couple.
Skinsational - Carlsbad
This favorite North County spa features the "Feel the Love" couples package in honor of Valentine's Day. Invite your special someone into the couples' suite for two 50-minute Aromatherapy Massages along with your choice of spa luncheon salads, champagne and chocolate truffles. Skinsational's romantic couples' massage suite contains a 12 jet enclosed shower and romantic fireplace - and lucky couples will bring home a boxed Romance Kit with candles, massage cream and more. $289 per couple. Upgrade your passion with the "I Love You" Package featuring the Japanese Red Flower Ritual. (pictured)
GAIA Day Spa - La Jolla
Banya, GAIA's award winning and signature spa treatment, is also available for two. Perfect for Valentine's Day indulgence; invite your significant other to relax in a private sauna with traditional herbal steams, followed by a dual massage, eucalyptus leaf and honey mango skin treatment. $330 per couple.
Spa Tiki - Gaslamp Quarter
Opt for a romantic spa escape at Spa Tiki with a gentle, calming massage for two that combines elements of Swedish, Pressure Point and Asian techniques to achieve full body relaxation. Healing essential oils are used to penetrate the skin and enhance both physical and mental balance. This session finishes with a candlelit coconut soak. $285 per couple.
The Spa at Estancia La Jolla Hotel and Spa
Spice up your date and take your couples massage outdoors at The Spa at Estancia. A romantic way to relax with your partner, this outdoor massage takes place in one of the lush garden treatment rooms, fragrant with jasmine and gardenia. $250 per couple. Or, opt for the Valentine’s Day Romance Package - including luxury accommodations, a four course wine pairing dinner for two, a 50-minute couple’s massage and evening turndown service with sparkling wine and strawberries. The overnight getaway is $695.
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