Visit one of these top-rated Virginia spas to show yourself a little love any time throughout the year.
When you feel overwhelmed or stressed out or you deserve a reward for a job well done, treating yourself with a spa treatment or two is a great way to destress or celebrate.
You don’t need an excuse to treat yourself, but make sure you call ahead to book your appointment. The best spas typically require guests a two-week or longer advance booking to ensure guests get the time and day they want.
Flowering Almond Spa
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Location: The Founders Inn, 5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach
Hours: Open Sun. through Thurs. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The Flowering Almond Spa is an excellent place for a weekend spa getaway or for those in the Virginia Beach area. It’s located at The Founders Inn, a hotel from Hilton’s Tapestry Collection, so guests can relax in their rooms after their spa services. However, you can visit Flowering Almond Spa without booking a room at The Founders Inn. Spa guests can book various services including massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, and more. The hot tub, pool, and fitness center are also open for spa guests.
Neroli Med Spa & Beauty Lounge
Location: 507 W. Main St., Charlottesville
Hours: Mon. through Sat. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun. by appointment only
You can book traditional spa services like massages and facials at Neroli Med Spa & Beauty Lounge, but this gem also offers some additional services you might not find at other spas because of the “med” spa focus. If you are looking for injectables or body contouring, Neroli is the place. Other services include dermaplaning, microneedling, laser hair removal, and permanent makeup procedures.
Salt of the Earth
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Location: 321 W. Main St., Abingdon
Hours: Tues. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wed. through Fri. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Those who live in the furthest corners of western Virginia can treat themselves at Salt of the Earth in Abingdon. The special services you’ll find at this top-rated Virginia spa also provide a good excuse to take a day trip from other areas of the state. As the name suggests, Salt of the Earth is the place to go for salt therapy, aka halotherapy. In addition to massages, guests can spend time in the salt room, a controlled environment that simulates a natural salt cave. The spa also offers an infrared sauna and red light therapy.
Fountains Day Spa