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The Best Day Spas in San Francisco

Escape from the city with these five spas.
A relaxing afternoon of pampering is always in order. Day spas are a perfect way to escape the city for a few hours and these are the most luxe spots in San Francisco to do so.
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This intimate resort-style spa aims to rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit. Their deep soaking tubs surrounded by bamboo create a serene atmosphere that will completely relax you. Couples massages, offered year-round, are a perfect gift to compliment a staycation or Valentine’s Day date. Hotel Vitale, 8 Mission St., 415.278.3788

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For a little Korean flavor try Pearl Spa & Sauna. Luxurious decor, marble walls and a zen atmosphere provide the utmost in relaxation. Choose several Korean-style scrubs and massages to customize your visit. Start in the steam room for a detoxifying sweat session, then move to the Himalayan salt room to balance and clear your sinuses, followed by the clay ball room to relax and rejuvenate before heading back into the world. Women only, 1654 Post St., 415.580.7142

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For a contemporary vibe and sophisticated decor, visit SenSpa. With facilities decorated in their signature rust color, guests feel as if they are wrapped in an extra layer of warmth. SenSpa offers acupuncture, massage, facials, chemical peels and the innovative Celluma LED Light Therapy, which uses light energy to improve healing and cellular performance. 1161 Gorgas Ave., 415.441.1777

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Visit this spa for customized massages to relax, de-stress and detox. Spa J’Adore is known for creating unique experiences for every client. Depending on the desired results, masseuses combine Shiatsu, Swedish, Hot Stone, Deep Tissue, Thai and other techniques. 490 Post St., 415.987.0999

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A holistic approach is central to Earthbody’s spa treatments. Through the combination of bodywork and massage as well as the option to incorporate CBD-infused oil, Earthbody strives to awaken the mind-body connection in guests. Earthbody also caters to expecting mothers, offering treatments that help relieve the aches and pains associated with pregnancy. 534 Laguna St., 415.552.7200