Melt Your Stress Away With Brisbane’s Best Massages
Feel the differenceBy Style Journos | 3rd March 2023
Take a moment to notice your body: is there some tension in your shoulders? A pinch in your back? Or maybe some stress on your mind you’d like to kindly send packing? There’s never a bad time to ease the bad stuff out, which is why we’ve found Brisbane’s best massages to melt it all away.
These massage therapists have the magic touch with a side of well-deserved indulgence to help you get back on track in total harmony with your mind, body, and soul. From kneading out the knots to nixing those niggles, schedule a trip to bliss with our fave Brisbane masseuses below:
By the way, we consider everyone in this list the best of the best! To make finding your next favourite that much easier, we’ve ordered the list alphabetically by suburb and also have filtering tabs for your convenience. Did we miss someone from the list? Let us know here! Hide the form
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Prepare for a sensory overload of the best kind. From the minute you walk through the doors of this highly-Instagrammable haven, you know you are in for pure indulgence. While the spa also specialises in medical, skin and beauty treatments, their body rituals (aka massage) treatments are not to be glossed over. Treating clients daily, the KAILO massage team comprises only the most highly experienced and qualified therapists who are constantly working on the very latest in body techniques. Harmonise your senses and choose from several ultra-luxe massage options including remedial, pregnancy, lymphatic drainage, and our personal favourite – 90 minutes in heaven with a hot stone massage that promises to relieve stress, muscle tension, and increase circulation. Self-care never felt (or looked) so good.
Heavenly Spa by Westin
Renew your mind and body with an indulgent massage that will delight all the senses. The Heavenly Spa Signature Massage is the one way trip to bliss, melting away muscle tension and restoring balance on a comforting heated bed to help you truly unwind. You’ll also find a hot stones massage, aromatherapy massage, pregnancy massage, and remedial massage on the menu, as well as a treatment for two in the private couple’s room, so you and yours can relax side by side.
Away Spa at W Brisbane
You’ll be feeling recharged from head-to-toe with Away Spa’s curated collection of massages designed to elevate your inner glow. Find your zen in a deeply meditative journey, mend your muscles with a deep tissue massage, or get grounded with the Crown Jewels of Oz treatment – a Sodashi massage using Western Australian tiger eye gemstones with Australian native plant essences to restore mental clarity and calm the nerves. Plus, once you open your eyes post-bliss, you’ll be welcomed back to the world with gorgeous river views!
SkinSpirit Day Spa
Escape the everyday in this tranquil sanctuary where relaxation and wellbeing is their specialty. All four of their massages include a hot towel treatment and a complimentary Tea Tonic organic tea to set the scene, before you melt away into total comfort. From the Swedish relaxation massage to help you destress to the Balinese wellness body ritual for rebalancing, these treatments are the investment you and your body deserves.
As Australia’s largest day spa, chances are there’s an Endota Spa near you, waiting to provide a customised massage that meets your individual needs. As the therapists who know all about the healing power of massage, Endota offers an array of health-giving massages to improve circulation, relieve tension, activate the immune system, and regain wellbeing, as well as relaxation massages using pure essential oils to restore harmony and nourish you deeply and fully.
Press the reset button at West End’s new bathhouse, which offers a full body massage to suit your personal preferences. Boosting your oxygen levels and energising the blood flow, you’ll remain in heaven even once the massage is done with a Soak session in their mineral baths, hot spas, wood sauna, steam room, cold plunge, and relaxation areas. Mentally and physically, you’ll be feeling on top of the world!
Is your favourite part of visiting the hairdresser that soothing head massage at the basin? Then you need to visit Jame Street’s Japanese head spa! Designed to reduce hair loss, release tension headaches, and restore balance, the Atama offering is a serene experience to calm the mind by nurturing the scalp, hair, and skin – paradise, is that you?
Petrichor Day Spa
Soothe your soul with a cup of herbal tea and a moment to align your body at Petrichor Day Spa. Whether you’re looking for deep relaxation or tension release, this team of passionate therapists customise their techniques to suit your needs in a 100-year-old renovated Queenslander elevated through Scandinavian style. With a commitment to all things natural and organic, the work of your therapist’s hands will be extended through certified vegan treatments, like organic essential oils and hot stones.
Beyond Spa at TotalFusion
True relaxation and calm awaits you at Beyond TotalFusion – the blissful haven designed to bring equilibrium to your mind, body, and soul. Massage therapy offers a myriad of benefits, from reducing the levels of stress hormones to improving circulation, and the qualified therapists here will tailor your visit to put you at ease. Whether it’s a results-driven treatment or a moment of pampering that you’re after, you’ll be welcomed into this wellness destination and invited to experience first-hand what a difference ancient traditions paired with innovative techniques can make! Escape with an ayurvedic journey, rejuvenate with a signature body ritual, or support your fitness goals with deep tissue therapy. At Beyond TotalFusion, unrivalled self-care is at your fingertips.
Deva Nail Care & Thai Spa
Renowned around town for their expert Thai massage, wander into this beauty parlour and walk out floating on air. Take your pick of massage treatments from Swedish to deep tissue, lomi lomi, aromatherapy, hot stone, and sports. Our pick of the bunch is the oil-free Traditional Thai massage, which uses a stretching and pressure point technique to increase muscle flexibility, improve blood circulation and encourage healing. If you’re a soon-to-be mumma and need a little TLC (you deserve it), the pregnancy massage will support you by relieving any aches, pains, stress or discomfort. With a focus on Thai-inspired massage, aromatherapy, and remedial, all bases are covered here!