Everyone needs a little pampering now and again – especially if you’ve been carving the slopes for days (or weeks!) on end, in search of that perfect run. It’s time to treat yourself, and here’s a guide for us to help you help yourself with the top massages in Whistler:
Three-Stage Massage at Scandinave
This massage experience is multi-faceted, being often rated as one of the top massages in Whistler. Located just north of Whistler Village, the Scandinave Spa specializes in restorative hydrotherapy to relax sore muscles, release tension, and rejuvenate your body and mind. With three stages complete with a final restorative Scandinavian massage, this whole experience will leave you fresh and renewed. The first stage is a eucalyptus steam bath, or Finnish sauna, that helps your body warm up and relax. The second stage is comprised of a more in depth relaxation, where you drape your sun warmed body in the solarium on recliners, hammocks, or around an outdoor fire. The third and final stage is a Scandinavian massage, complete with a full bath and a deep working of your sore muscles. In addition, Scandinave Spa offers Thai Yoga massages where you stretch and work at some tough spots in your muscles, Duo Massages with your significant other, deep tissue massages and more. An eco-friendly spa, with sustainable practices, this spa overlooks breathtaking views of Lost Lake. The whole experience will leave you refreshed and ready to take on the slopes anew.
A Plethora of Pampering at Avello
From manicures, to reflexology, to deep tissue massage, Avello Spa has it all. It’s a choose-your-own-pamper treatment with this spa ! Are your muscles so sore you can barely walk? Hunker down here for a sports massage. Need to get a full inside-out treatment? The aromatherapy massage is for you. From Shiatsu massage and deep tissue to Chinese and relaxation massages, there are professionals to take care of your every massaging need. Located at the Westin Resort and Spa, right near the Village, this spa is in prime location for you to ski out from a day on the slopes right to a hot rock massage treatment. offering indeed some of the best massages in Whistler.The options are endless, and if you’re feeling out of sorts, the professionals at Avello will make all your aches and pains disappear.
Traditional Massage at Taman Royal:
With a Javanese atmosphere and traditional music, you’ll be swept away at the hands of the experienced staff at Taman Sari Royal Heritage Spa. With an “East-Meets-West” theme, the options for massage include such as the Prameswari Queen Massage (in which two therapists work together to relax and rejuvenate your body), Javanese Massage (a deep tissue massage using only thumb and palm and a blend of Indonesian essential oils), and Taman Sari Massage (which is similar to Javanese, but with more focus on the back). Whatever your needs are, you will be transported by the atmosphere and professionalism of these incredible massage options.
Signature Massages at Whistler Day Spa:
With our skin and bodies taking such a beating day in and day out in the sun and on the slopes, sometimes we need to give them some tender loving care. At Whistler Day Spa, located in the Pan Pacific Village Centre Hotel, you can pamper your body and rejuvenate your sore muscles head to toe. Any restorative massage you are looking for, you can find it here. Make sure to take a look at the Signature Massage Treatment, which starts with a hot stone treatment coupled with a full body relaxation massage, and moves through hand and foot massages and then pressure point massages. This blend of pampering to your muscles will have you in a relaxed state for days on end.
Very Ayurvedic at Vida:
Tucked away in the Fairmont Chateau is one of the oldest spas in Whistler. Vida Wellness Spa practices the ancient art of Ayurvedic treatment – a philosophy of healing that begins from the inside, out, and harmonizes your body so that you will feel relaxed and rejuvenated. A holistic spa, there are many massages to choose from. For instance, experience the unique and ancient Ayurvedic massage that coats your body with a warm oil before focussing on technique that optimizes your body’s systems and mobility. Completely restore your body from the inside, out and feel cleansed and renewed.
Renewed at Nita:
There is pampering to be had at Whistler Creekside. Nita Lake Lodge and Spa offers a plethora of massage treatments to get your body feeling revitalized.
The ‘Nita 90 for 60’ Swedish Massage special allows you to enjoy 90 minutes for the price of 60 minutes when you book a Swedish Massage through the months of April and June (Monday – Thursday only, not valid for RMT, please mention when booking). Or maybe a hot stone massage to warm up those knots in your back you just can’t seem to shake. But the one that is not to miss is the Ila Kundalini treatment: a full body massage focussing on the chakras, or energy flows, of your body, and working on restoring the natural ebb and flow of your body’s rhythms. Guaranteed, this treatment will leave you feeling relaxed for days.
With all these options, you know you can create an experience for your body and soul that will relax and rejuvenate you from days on end of hitting the slopes. So sit back and relax and enjoy your massage!