Do you need to reset and re-energize? It’s understandable if you do. Sometimes, day-to-day life in DTLA can make your head spin, and it becomes necessary to rejuvenate the body and mind. Luckily, the South Park neighborhood in DTLA is here to help! Or, at the least, give you a much-needed hour or two to yourself. There are tons of great spots for getting your self-care and pamper on. And, to make sure you feel no stress in finding a place to de-stress, we at WREN have compiled a list of the best salons in DTLA!
Frais Spa (S. Flower Between W. 8th and W. 9th Street)
*Image from Frais Spa’s Instagram
If your stress causes you to carry too much tension in your body, you should definitely think about booking a deep tissue massage or acupuncture session at Frais Spa. They have a licensed chiropractor on staff, so you can feel rest assured that you’re getting the treatment you need. Plus, if you also feel like a facial, scrub, or wrap, you can fit that in, too. Frais is located in the O Hotel, which is about five minutes from WREN Apartments in DTLA.
DESAUER Spa (S. Broadway and W. 5th Street)
*image from Desuar Spa’s YELP Page
DESAUER Spa is newer to the neighborhood, but it has quickly made a name for itself as a tranquil spot where DTLA-ers go to center themselves. DESAUER specialists can curate a customized spa experience for you, incorporating various services such as waxes, facials, massages, and body treatments.
Wi Spa (S. Rampart and Wilshire Blvd)
*Image from Wi Spa’s Website
We’re thankful that Wi Spa is only about a couple miles from our apartments in South Park. Wi boasts an incredible Korean spa experience and typical services include skin and nail care, body treatments, massage, and acupuncture. You can spend an entire day here, making use of their saunas, hot and cold baths, and rooftop terrace. And, what sets Wi apart from other salons in DTLA – if you work up an appetite from all the relaxing, you can visit the onsite restaurant!
Spa Palace (S. Union Ave and Shatto Street)
*image from Spa Palace’s Website
When you walk into Spa Palace, you might feel like you’re actually in a palace. The lobby is large, lavish, and majestic. You can choose from a laundry list of treatments including facials, scrubs, massages, and aroma therapies. You can even spend some time in a Himalayan salt room. It’s believed that hanging out in salt rooms can improve health, mood, skin, and respiratory issues.
Hugh Spa (S. Vermont Ave and W. 11th Street)
*Image from Hugh Spa’s Website
Hugh Spa is another spot for Korean spa services, but that doesn’t mean it’s not unique. Not many salons in DTLA provide such a wide array of therapeutic environments. Here, guests enjoy the health benefits from a salt room, charcoal room, mud room, ice room, red clay ball room, and infrared magnet room. Regulars often sing the praises of Hugh’s skin treatments, so if feeling clean, smooth, and refreshed is your thing, Hugh Spa is where you want to be.
Pho-Siam Thai Spa (Pizarro Street Between Glendale Blvd and W. Court Street)
*Image from Pho-Siam Thai Spa’s Website
If you’re unfamiliar with Thai massage, it makes use of acupressure, pulling, yoga-like stretches, and rocking motions to detoxify, heal, and invigorate the body. When looking for salons in DTLA that do Thai massages, it’s essential to find an experienced and skilled therapist. That’s what you’ll get with Pho-Siam Thai Spa. Additionally, if you want to look as good as the massage makes you feel, you can work in a facial and waxing.
At WREN, we want you to be the best version of yourself. It’s why we keep track of what’s going on in DTLA. It’s also why we operate our luxury apartment community the way we do.
Every aspect of WREN is centered on residents. Our gorgeous apartment homes are contemporary, roomy, and functional. If some work needs to get done, we provide a business center and conference room. When it’s time to get a workout in, our fitness center is available 24/7. And, if just a change of scenery is needed, we have well-appointed community spaces including a resident club lounge, two rooftop decks with views, a private park, onsite taproom and restaurant, and pool and spa. With WREN’s amenities and the various salons in DTLA, you’re basically in paradise!