Therapeutic, Swedish, Aromatherapy & Facials by Jenny Buckland

Over 20 years’ experience as a masseuse at a 4 star resort and highly recommended. (831) 915-4416 or (831) 667-2874

Namaste Therapeutic Bodyworks

Intuitive therapists Julian & Lynn allow your body to communicate to them the kind of pressure and technique that you need, easing your body into maximum relaxation & healing. Private location in a beautiful canyon about 26 minutes north of Big Sur Lodge, and also available for in-room calls, including couples’ massages. By appointment only. Not available on Tuesdays & Wednesdays. (831) 620 1447 or e-mail [email protected].


Spa Alila

(2.5 miles south) Ventana Inn’s spa prioritizes guests staying on their property, but it is open to offsite clients on a day-by-day basis. You can book in advance and they will confirm the day before whether or not they will be able to fit you in. They offer a variety of services including reflexology, facials and body treatments, many styles of therapeutic massage, and traditional Japanese baths. (831) 667 2331.

Esalen Institute

(15 miles south) Esalen Institute is a retreat center built around a natural hot sulfur spring, with a bathhouse perched on the cliffs above the ocean. While the property is generally closed to non-workshop participants, the baths are open late-night to the public from 1am-3am for a fee, and you must reserve in advance. Offsite massage clients may also use the baths to soak for 30 minutes prior to their appointment. Reserve night bathing at> and massage at