Vacations are meant to be stress relieving and relaxing, but sometimes manage to fall short of the mark. We tend to pack too many activities in too short of time and generally come home feeling more tired than we left. It’s human nature; we don’t want to miss out on anything! When that vacation is in Gulf Shores, well, you can’t blame us, can you?
It’s for that very reason we think every Gulf Shores vacation should include a trip to one of the many decadent and luxurious spas that make their home in our fair city. At least for a few hours of your jam-packed vacation, you can take a break, be spoiled, and just breathe. Here’s a list of a few of our favorite spas in Gulf Shores AL—enjoy!
CC’s Salon & Day Spa – 1556 Gulf Shores Parkway Building 5
About two days into your Gulf Shores vacation, you are probably going to discover soreness in muscles you never knew you had, and CC’s massage services will be just what the doctor ordered! Offering hot stone, deep tissue, and couples’ massage in addition to their other spa services, CC’s Salon & Day Spa will help bring the smile back to your face!
Cleopatra’s Beauty Boutique Spa & Salon – 1538 Gulf Shores Parkway Suite H
Featuring spa services with an Egyptian flair, the staff at Cleopatra’s find joy in coddling their customers, and they do it well! Offering hair, nails, massage, and facials, they will soon be adding henna tattoos, hair wraps, and tanning services to their menu.
Planet Beach Spray & Spa – 2135 South McKenzie Street, Foley, Alabama
Vacationing doesn’t mean you need to miss out on your yoga classes. Planet Beach Spray & Spa offers yoga on their list of services, which also includes guided meditation, oxygen therapy, automated massage, facials, and so much more. Bringing the spa world into the new millennium, Planet Spa offers a modern twist to the ancient healing arts.
Gulf Shores Massage – Candice Taylor – 1544 W 2nd Street, Gulf Shores, Alabama
With over 12 years of combined experience in the practice of massage and yoga therapies as well as health and wellness, Gulf Shores Massage has everything to make your vacation as relaxed as possible. They specialize in a multitude of massage therapies, including back and neck massages, deep tissue massages, sports massages, and pre-natal/post-natal massages. If you’re wanting a group experience, they offer massages for that as well as on-site services, so you never have to leave your cozy Harris Properties rental! For more information, visit their website at www.gulfshores.massagetherapy.com!
The Spa at Grand Hotel Marriott Resort – 1 Grand Blvd, Point Clear, Alabama
While this spa is a little bit of a drive from the Gulf Shores area, it deserves mentioning as it is one of the highest-rated spas in the whole state. They offer a variety of services that will make you want to drift off into heaven. They offer everything from couple’s massages to body scrubs and facials, and so much more! They also boast a slew of amazing amenities such as a steam room, men’s and women’s lounges and even a lap pool! Everything you need for a relaxing day or weekend at the spa can be found here, and as they are one of the highest rated in the state, you can expect the best service! The drive is definitely worth it for this incredible spa!
Fusion Spa/Salon – 4776 Main Street Suite 109, Orange Beach
The chakra balancing massage is one of our favorite treats offered at Fusion. It includes a mixture of deep tissue massage, foot reflexology, and energy work to help you get your chakra’s balanced. Plan to visit here at the end of your Gulf Shores stay and discover how wonderful you can feel—even after you make it back to the real world!
Stay Hydrated in Style!
After melting away all your tension in a Gulf Shores spa It’s important to drink plenty of water after any massage, and when you stay in a Harris Properties vacation home, you can drink all you need on the deck of your beautiful vacation home away from home—book yours today!