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Spas in Myrtle Beach: Where to Relax

When you’re ready to unwind, there’s no better place than Myrtle Beach. This little slice of paradise in the Grand Strand offers beautiful beaches, delicious dining, fun activities, and plenty of day spas to treat yourself. All are just minutes from Captain’s Quarters, so you’ll be back in time for an afternoon cocktail at the seasonal Tipsy Turtle or a float down the lazy river.

Here are the seven best spas in the Myrtle Beach area to melt away stress with a massage, relax with reflexology, or get a rejuvenating skin care treatment to top off your vacation!


Celestial Spa on Cloud 9

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  • Address: 1131 48th Ave North, Suite B, Myrtle Beach

  • Price Point: $$

  • Popular Service: Celestial Synergy Package

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Voted “Best of the Grand Strand 2023,” this boutique spa is just minutes from the beach. The Celestial Spa on Cloud 9 offers an out-of-this-world relaxation experience.

You can choose from a wide variety of spa services, including different types of massages, facials, foot scrubs, wraps, and other body treatments. They also offer alternative therapies like infrared sauna blanket sessions, mineral detox foot baths, Himalayan salt stones, red light therapy, and more.

Have a few hours or more to devote to some me-time? Try one of the spa packages. The popular Celestial Synergy Package features a body polish, a 60-minute massage, a facial, and a fruit and cheese board to enjoy in between treatments. The perfect way to treat yourself while on vacation!


Majestic Massage and Day Spa

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  • Address: 2900 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach

  • Price Point: $$

  • Popular Service: Lomi Lomi Hawaiian Massage and Express Facial

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Top-rated on Tripadvisor and a favorite among locals, Majestic Massage and Day Spa offers some of the best massages you’ll find anywhere in South Carolina! As the name implies, Majestic Massage specializes in massage therapy, including deep-tissue, hot stone, Swedish, Thai, couples massage, and more. The special Lomi Lomi massage, which is Hawaiian for “loving hands,” is performed with soothing, rhythmic flows and is one of the most popular services.

While Majestic Massage and Day Spa is best known for its massages, they certainly don’t skimp on other treatments. The day spa menu includes facials, microdermabrasion, body scrubs, mud wraps, waxing, and other skincare treatments. If you’re short on time but still want a little pampering, the Express Facial featuring a deep cleansing, facial massage, and mask — all done in 30 minutes, is the perfect quick pick-me-up.


Tao Massage and Bodywork

  • Address: 1220 North Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach

  • Price Point: $$

  • Popular Service: Tui-Na Chinese Massage and Reflexology

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Sore muscles after a round of golf or a day of walking around Myrtle Beach zoos and aquariums? Tao Massage and Bodywork specializes in deep tissue massage, acupressure, trigger point therapy, reflexology, and other pain relieving therapies and wellness treatments. For an added treat, you can also add a hydrotherapy session to any treatment to soak away any remaining tension.

You can choose from a wide range of massage services, including traditional Tui-Na Chinese massage, Swedish Massage, Ashiatsu, hot stone massage, and more. Tao also specializes in Reflexology — a type of massage that utilizes pressure points on the feet to promote relaxation and rejuvenation. Whether you have some seriously sore muscles in need of deep tissue work or just want to relax with a foot soak and some light reflexology, Tao has you covered!


Himalayan Salt Therapy and Spa

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  • Address: 4025 North Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach

  • Price Point: $

  • Popular Service: Salt Cave Session and Himalayan Salt Clay Facial

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After you’ve had your fair share of natural salt therapy with the sea and salty air of beautiful Myrtle Beach, head to Himalayan Salt Therapy and Spa to try something a little bit different! You can harness the healing powers of salt through one of their salt cave sessions, salt scrubs, Himalayan salt clay facials, or saltwater float pods.

In addition to the unique salty-good treatments, Himalayan Salt Therapy and Spa also offers massage, facials, body wraps, sauna sessions, cryotherapy, advanced skin care treatments, and more. It’s the perfect spot to unwind and try something you won’t find at most other spas.


Essence Day Spa

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  • Address: 505 18th Ave North, Suite B, Myrtle Beach

  • Price Point: $$

  • Popular Service: Swedish Massage and Hydrating Body Wrap

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With relaxing therapies like massages and facials plus modern skincare and beauty treatments, Essence Day Spa is the perfect place for a day of pampering! You can choose from a menu of massages that includes Swedish, hot stone, deep tissue, and more, plus several skincare and beauty treatments. The hydrating body wrap is perfect for moisturizing and renewing your skin after a few fun-filled days at the beach or waterpark.

Essence also offers cutting-edge treatments like microdermabrasion, ‘hydradermabrasion,’ and chemical peels. You can also get spa manicures, pedicures, lash services, waxing, and more. Essence Day Spa is your one-stop shop for relaxation and beauty treatments in Myrtle Beach!


Massage Viva

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  • Address: 354 Seaboard Street, Myrtle Beach

  • Price Point: $

  • Popular Service: Chair Massage

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Whether you need a quick pick-me-up or have a few hours to spare for some self-care, Massage Viva has you covered. From chair massages that can get you out the door in as little as 10 minutes to 2-hour spa treatments or even couples massages, there’s something for everyone on the spa menu at Massage Viva.

Massage Viva offers various types of massages, from chair massages to full-body massages. Plus, you can add extras like essential oils, hot stones, cupping therapy, and more. Known for quick and affordable massage services, Massage Viva is a favorite among traveling families looking for a time and money-saving way to indulge on vacation.


Touch of Aloha

  • Address: 2798 A Howard Ave, Myrtle Beach

  • Price Point: $$$

  • Popular Service: Touch of Aloha Massage

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Specializing in massage therapy with highly-trained and experienced massage therapists, Touch of Aloha offers a menu of massage services designed to soothe sore muscles and melt away stress. You can choose from Swedish, deep tissue, hot stone, or therapeutic massage, which features elements of sports massage and trigger point therapy to relieve pain and tension.

Its namesake is the most popular massage on the menu — the Touch of Aloha Massage. This treatment combines multiple massage techniques, including Swedish and deep tissue massage, plus aromatherapy and hot stones for the ultimate relaxing spa experience. One of the best ways to treat yourself while on vacation!


Melt Away Stress in Myrtle Beach

Whether you want to put your toes in the sand or on the massage table, Myrtle Beach has everything you need to unwind.

Further your relaxation with a stay at Captain’s Quarters, where you’ll have your pick of 15 pools to relax by, a lazy river to float away your worries, and a kids’ waterpark to keep the kids entertained. All right on the beach and within minutes of the best spas in Myrtle Beach!

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