Brisbane’s Best Massage Spots

Are you ready to feel this?

By Astrid Taemets | 3rd December 2020

Hands up who’s tense right now? If you’re ready to put your feet up, indulge a little and let your stresses melt away, there’s no better remedy than an hour zoning out under the spell of the magic hands of a masseuse.

If your limbs are cracking with your every move and you’ve got a pinch that won’t budge, perhaps it’s high time you enlisted some professional assistance.

Searching for the right therapist to trust with your sore spots? We’ve pulled together a list of our fave places around town where putting an ease to the tension is what they do best.

Away Spa | Brisbane CBD

Get swept away with a visit to this uber luxurious spa, tucked inside the glam setting of the W Hotel. Here, you’ll find a range of massage treatments on offer, where your total happiness is their main prerogative. Self-love is where it all begins, and your treatment is amplified with access to their vitality pools, relaxation pods, rain showers, saunas and aromatherapy steam rooms. Finish off the best experience of your life with a glass of bubbles from their W MixBar, wrapped in a soft robe overlooking the Brisbane River.

Endota Spa | Multiple locations

Escape the buzz of the city grind and check in for an hour or more at one of Endota’s calming and friendly eco-modern spas. Find your balance under the guise of their experienced therapists, who can customise a treatment to meet your needs. With seven different massage options available, including soothing stones, pregnancy, remedial and relaxation, there’s no better place than Endota to zone out.

Kailo Medispa | Fortitude Valley

Prepare for a sensory overload of the best kind. The minute you walk through the doors of this haven, you know you are in for a session of 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. Harmonise your body’s senses and choose from four luxe massage options, including 90 minutes in heaven with a hot stone massage that promises to relive stress, muscle tension and increase circulation.

Miracle Workers | West End

Specialising in remedial massage, sports, deep tissue, relaxation, pregnancy massage and more, you know you are in safe hands (literally), when you visit this boutique clinic. Whether its physical, mental or spiritual healing you need, Miracle Workers are here to help relieve the tension. Their skilled therapists have extensive training in the field of massage and use highly sought-after techniques to help you manage muscle tension, circulation improvement, stress, and soft tissue injuries. The team are also committed to educating their client on how to achieve and maintain overall health and wellness.

The Body Refinery | New Farm

If movement is your therapy, you’ve come to the right place. While the gang at The Body Refinery appreciate the power of Pilates to heal a hurting bod, they also know that when your muscles needs some one-on-one attention, a massage is the answer. Knead out knots and niggles with a remedial massage from one of their health experts, who can also recommend dry needling, heat and aromatherapy.

Urban Skin Spa | Newtown

This luxurious relaxation sanctuary is just what the doctor ordered! Devoted to providing advanced skin and massage treatments, this boutique spa in Ipswich is committed to delivering quality customer care with love and unparalleled experiences. Their talented team are skilled in their field and can tailor any treatment to suit your individual needs. With just a touch, their therapists can reduce anxiety and stress, improve sleep, reduce fatigue and muscle inflammation, and an overall state of euphoria and relaxation. Combining the use of warm stones and aromatherapy, their Urban Signature Massage will leave you feeling calm and balanced.

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