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you feel like your in a private home because you ARE in a private home

This accessible location (always plenty of free parking) is indeed a converted residence. It is... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2013
OOBonomist
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Newton, Mass
Excellent

Wonderful pampering in a delightful environment. Felt like a queen for a day. Easy to get to and... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2013
ABC153
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Newton, Massachusetts
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  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
21 Jun 2016
“Ruined Father's Day”
29 Sep 2015
“It's not a bordello, it's a spa!”
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Reviewed June 21, 2016

had a father's day massage booked by family for Sunday. I arrived just before 2pm appointment. A sign on the door, "hurt hand, spa closed". Really??!!! No phone call, no email, no attempt to contact your customer(s). Drove in for a special treat from my...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2015

The spa is a cross between kitch and bordello design, for this spa that offers a full array of services. The manicurist/pedicurists are excellent and the polish lasted longer than average for me. The area mani/pedis are provided only accommodates 2 persons so it is...More

Thank utterna
Reviewed November 25, 2013

This accessible location (always plenty of free parking) is indeed a converted residence. It is very relaxing. I get there early so that I can indulge in their little amuse-bouches and get in the right mood.

Thank OOBonomist
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Wonderful pampering in a delightful environment. Felt like a queen for a day. Easy to get to and parking on site.

Thank ABC153
Reviewed July 29, 2013

La residencia is one of the rare spas that is lovely, relaxing and elegant without trying so hard that, as a guest, you hold your breath -- afraid to exhale for fear of being of this earth. The staff is very nice. The spa-in-a-house is...More

Thank Sarah41707
Reviewed May 18, 2013

I was traveling on business and decided, last-minute, to try to squeeze in a massage. La Residencia was accommodating and was able to fit me in. I agree with another poster that they are very friendly and respectful even if you aren't a regular. I...More

Thank kmarie108
Reviewed January 30, 2013

I was recently given the gift of a spa treatment through their "Touching the Healing Heart Fund" for people who have experienced the loss of a loved one. It is a brilliant concept. Yesterday was my birthday so I decided I needed some help to...More

Thank julieeks
Reviewed August 11, 2012

My friend best friend treated me to a facial and massage. It was wonderful. The place is is tucked away in a semi-residential area. Very nicely landscaped and the waiting area is comfortable. Upon check in we were served green tea and slivered biscotti...yum. My...More

Thank TraveleroutofNY
Reviewed May 2, 2012

I tried La Residencia due to a Groupon deal, and it was great. Marisol was my manicurist, and she did a fantastic job. Went back for other services, and all the staff is very friendly.

Thank pilotgirl_17
Reviewed November 19, 2011

La Residencia is expensive--expensive manicures, facials, products. But let's face it (tee hee): this spa offers some of the best services around. The staff is top-notch and you'll be treated like a queen--offered tea and cookies and made to feel at home in the comfy...More

Thank rockcreekgirl
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