The 4 Best Massage Spas in Hamilton – Guide & Prices

Massage Spas in Hamilton

From mani-pedis and brightening facials to full-body massages of all types and innovative treatments involving stones, sticks and more, these Hamilton spas have it all.

Steam rooms, saunas, plunge pools, and relaxation areas complete the experience. Make a day of it and treat yourself — it’s totally worth it

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Here are the Best Massage Spas in Hamilton

1. The Wax Lounge

The Wax Lounge is an award-winning boutique studio spa that offers relaxing and decadent services as well as modern, state-of-the-art, authentic medical laser and facial equipment.

All services are done in a holistic setting that relaxes both mind and body. Candles are lit, music is soothing, beds are heated and aromatherapy fills the air. No more getting those medical aesthetics done in a clinical setting!

Only the industry’s best products and highest-quality ingredients are used in all services.

All medical facial equipment used are AUTHENTIC and top-of-the-line to ensure the best results done in the safest manner possible.

The Wax Lounge is partnered with a Medical Director so to be able to offer medical-grade services only available to clinics under the direction of a physician or Nurse Practitioner.

Client Reviews
If you are looking for a day spa to take care of all your needs, look no further than The Wax Lounge. Raine and her team provide the best service around. From waxing to facials, manicures and pedicures, lash lift and tints and the most amazing massages, there isn’t a service they offer that I don’t love.
Their attention to every detail ensures you leave feeling relaxed and pampered. I guarantee after your first visit you will wonder why it took you so long to find the best around! Your first visit, definitely won’t be your last.

2. Joie Day Spa

In 2019 Joie opened its doors with a vision of making a positive difference in the beautiful city of Hamilton, one guest at a time.

To us, Joie was our answer to what a spa experience should be, and we’re always striving to make that experience better!  Our goal is to make sure that everyone who walks through our doors has an exceptional experience.

We hire staff that honestly care that they’re making your day better, and we do our best to include little extras to leave you feeling that you’ve done something good for yourself.

We are humbled and grateful to open our doors every morning and have the opportunity to make peoples’ days just a bit brighter.


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Client Reviews
I've been to Joie a handful of times for different services, and have consistently had a great experience! Definitely one of my favourite places to visit when I'm in town to visit my family. They are always so flexible and patient when helping me book things ahead of time, so I know I'll have a treat to look forward to when I arrive.
Clean, comfy, well-priced, and great service. I love that they also allow us to book appointments through a variety of different formats ( email, phone, website, and app), which is extra handy while travelling

3. Lavandula Spa

​At Lavandula Spa, our team of lash experts, aestheticians, and massage therapists are here to serve you with the best care possible!  Your satisfaction is guaranteed.

We ensure that we are always doing what is best for you the client by keeping our training and certifications up to date with the latest innovations and trends.

You can feel comfortable during your time with us in a relaxed, safe, and positive environment.


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Client Reviews

Lavandula Spa is clean beautiful, as well as such an amazing environment you feel relaxed and comfortable. I wouldn’t go anywhere else for lashes Nicole Brennan , is a wonderful human being who is kind and very educated in the beauty filed. Her work she has done on me is more then amazing she goes above and beyond for her clients as well as in her work !

4. Hair By David & Co.

Maria Murchie, RMT is a registered massage therapist offering Deep Tissue Massage, Cupping Massage, Soft Tissue Massage, Pregnancy Massage in Hamilton, ON and surrounding areas.

Massage treatments alleviate pain from aches, sore muscles, stress or chronic pain. As a registered massage therapist, Maria can help relieve what ails you.


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Client Reviews
Maria is truly great at her work. She helped me so much with these deep tissue massages for my shoulder, neck and back. I can't thank her enough. She renders a great professional service & is also an empathetic person too! U won't regret if u r suffering from any injuries/pains & considering massage as a helped me greatly!

How much is a massage in Hamilton?

The average cost of a massage in Hamilton is $90 per session, but prices can range anywhere from $60 to $170. On an hourly basis, average massage prices range from $40 to $140 per hour.

Massage prices:

Toronto average cost $90 per session
Typical cost range $80-$125 per session
Low-end cost range $65-$75 per session
High-end cost range $145-$170 per session

But these prices are only a starting-off point. The type of massage, the length, and where you’re located will play a big role in how much you'll pay


Massage therapist hourly rate

In many cases, the cost of your massage will depend on its length. Here's how much you'll pay, on average, for 90- and 60-minute massages:

1-hour massage average cost $90
90-minute massage average cost $122

A one-hour massage typically ranges between $65 and $70 per hour on the low end, and $120 and $145 on the high end.


Massage therapy costs by type

The per session and per hour rates will vary by the type of massage you book. For example, full-body massages are typically more expensive than ones that focus solely on your head or hands.

And a customized massage with extra services and add-ons (e.g., aromatherapy, hot stone massage, exfoliation services, special serums, etc.) can inflate prices as well.

Check out the following estimated prices for popular types of massage techniques and treatments:

Swedish massage $40-$100+ per hour
Medical massage $50-$75 per hour
Pregnancy massage $60-$85 per hour
Deep tissue massage $90-$110 per session
Sports massage $105-$165 for 90 minutes

Keep in mind these prices are estimates based on a review of several services.


Types of Massages

Swedish massage 

 It’s one of the most popular styles and focuses on relaxing your entire body. Typically, the therapist will perform kneading techniques and apply direct and slow pressure to specific muscle groups.

Medical massage

Unlike your typical spa massage, a medical massage often focuses on treating one specific issue or ailment. Additionally, it might include follow-up information on treating that ailment.

Pregnancy massage 

 Also referred to as prenatal massages, these focus on the well-being of expectant mothers. One of the main goals is to promote good circulation and alleviate any pain.

Deep tissue massage cost

Deep tissue massages involve kneading and applying pressure to relieve muscle tension. Often, you have the choice of a full-body massage or you can target specific muscle groups as needed.

Sports massage 

Deep tissue and sports massage therapists focus on assisting athletes in recovery and preparation for physical activity. Whether booked after a big game or before a marathon, these might help you prevent injuries — or recover from them.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]

FAQs about Toronto Massage Spas

Below is a list of frequently asked questions about massage therapy. Learn more about what to expect when booking a massage.

How much should I tip for a massage?

Tipping your massage therapist is a way of showing your appreciation for their work. Several factors should influence how much you tip. For example, a full-body, 120-minute session will warrant a much different tip than a quick foot massage.

A general rule of thumb for tipping is to tip 20% on services offered. However, you might find that you wish to tip more than this.

Why is a massage so expensive?

The length and type of massage can significantly influence how much you'll pay. For example, an in-home, full-body, 90-minute massage will be far more expensive than a standard one-hour spa massage.

What do you wear for a massage?

Loose, comfortable clothing is recommended to ensure ultimate relaxation before and after your massage. But don’t hesitate to ask your massage therapist what you should (and shouldn’t) wear to your appointment.


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