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This is my favorite spa in the world. I have been going since 1980. I always rent one of the spa... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Iowa City, Iowa
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With all the crazy things of everyday life, Watercourse Way is a wonderful place to get away from... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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165 Channing Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2409
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my favorite spa in the world. I have been going since 1980. I always rent one of the spa rooms for an hour and then have a treatment. My favorite spa room is 6 Dragonflies which has a hot tub, steam, cold plunge,...More

Thank AKW52245
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

With all the crazy things of everyday life, Watercourse Way is a wonderful place to get away from the hustle and bustle. We started the morning with an hour bath - we had rooms 8 and 9. Both rooms had a cold plunge. Room 8...More

Thank badmaru
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A go to place for relaxation. Love their tubs! Monthly specials are great! A huge fan of this place! Found the front staff to not be attentive sometimes and have come away being annoyed by it, actually on more then one occasion. Please treat all...More

1  Thank sonal p
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

After months of cancer treatments and a couple long days of driving it was a welcome relief to relax at this unique spa. The wooden hot tub was something I had never seen before, nor the wooden cold plunge tub - both were enjoyable. The...More

Thank TallTrainer
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Always a pleasure coming here to relax and enjoy after a long day. We had tub room 4 (“4 water ouzels”) and it is absolutely beautiful in there. The tub is big and the skylight is a nice touch.

Thank TravelGoddess86
Reviewed March 29, 2017

I went to Watercourse way for a deep tissue massage. The spa lobby is nice and the staff are friendly. There are items for sale in the lobby (candles, soaps, lotions, jewelry) that help pass the time as you wait for your massage therapist. The...More

Thank 68lesleyb
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

I was visiting a friend and helping her out with her newborn baby and this was her treat present to me. It was exactly what I needed after a month of babysitting and housekeeping. The room she booked for me had a hot and cold...More

Thank Tina_ONeil
Reviewed November 23, 2016

We came here to relaxing late the other night. We've been here before and liked it. This time we chose the One Pine room. Check in: As we are checking, we could hear Loud and Obnoxious Talking and Laughing!! I made a comment and it...More

Thank DisneyQueenbee
Reviewed September 14, 2016

This is a perfect way to escape from the world and forget about all your worries for a few hours. From the moment you walk in the door, this spa is gorgeous. The staff is very friendly and the hot tub rooms are decorated beautifully....More

1  Thank Frankie M
Reviewed January 7, 2016

I was so excited to try Watercourse Way during a visit to my in-laws' over the holidays. My partner and I rented the Two (Moons?) room for two hours, thinking we'd enjoy a leisurely and romantic evening soak. I am from New Mexico and a...More

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