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Wake Foot Sanctuary

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Wish there was a jWake in my town!!

Had read really good reviews of Wake Foot Sanctuary at Grove Arcade and went there during a girls... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Van86girl
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Heaven in Asheville

My husband and I came to Asheville from the eastern part of the state for a little anniversary get... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jpellegrino
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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Wake Foot Sanctuary is located in the Historic Grove Arcade in downtown Asheville and provides locals and visitors alike a mini retreat from sole to soul. Wake specializes in luxurious foot soaks served in hand-hammered copper bowls as guests relax...more
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1 Page Ave, Suite 115, At the Grove Arcade, Asheville, NC 28801
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 15, 2015

The spa options in Asheville are somewhat limited in the downtown area, or overpriced (Grove Park Inn), so was thrilled to find Wake in the Grove Arcade. Traveling up from Atlanta, I booked a 'date night' package for my husband and myself, which is a...More

4  Thank Wendy G
115Wake, Owner at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2015

Wake is delighted to hear that your time spent with us was blissful and relaxing! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Asheville. Thank you for your kind words.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed January 1, 2017

This was our first visit to the Wake Foot Sanctuary. We had no idea what to expect, but we had read everything there was to read online. We called ahead and made a reservation for four soaks. Not knowing what to expect, I thought this...More

3  Thank Lisa T
WakeFootSanctuary, Front Desk Associate at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2017

We truly apologize for any inconvenience that you experienced with our inability to provide massages for you and your guests. We value your feedback on our communication and we will use this to provide clearer information and language in the future. We appreciate your honesty...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had read really good reviews of Wake Foot Sanctuary at Grove Arcade and went there during a girls weekend. Made a reservation the day before and all of chose a foot soak with an add on massages. After the friendly check in with the staff...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to Asheville from the eastern part of the state for a little anniversary get away. On our last day we decided to give ourselves some TLC and booked an appointment at Wake for two soaks and additional 20 minute massages....More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to share this lovely review. Western North Carolina is a beautiful area with an abundance of exciting and relaxing activities to see and do and we are in awe of being included on your list of favorites...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My mom and I were scheduled on a Saturday at 12:30 pm. We got stuck in traffic for an hour and were very late for our appointment. The people at Wake Foot Sanctuary were so kind and moved things around so that we could still...More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Amy, we are so happy we were able to accommodate you and your mother for a little relaxation after a hectic start to the afternoon! We hope you both were able to find a bit of peace in our sanctuary during your stay. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My bride and I thoroughly enjoyed our time at Wake Foot Sanctuary in Asheville, NC. It was a rainy day and spending time here was a wonderful way to spend part of our day. The foot soak was soothing and our massages (feet and lower...More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping in to enjoy a moment of relaxation during your rainy day. We find the sanctuary space to be extra relaxing on days when it's a touch dreary outside, but it feels good to be cozied up with a big copper bowl...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018

On a girls weekend, we spent a delicious hour at the wake foot sanctuary. The staff was so wonderful and helped to make our experience that much more lovely. The massage along with the foot bath is not to be missed. I can't wait to...More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Laurie, thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review and share your experience with us. We are so glad that our staff helped you feel comfortable and welcome; we always strive to provide services that are both relaxing and personalized...More

Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I visited the foot spa in the early evening on a Friday. We wanted to indulge ourselves but didn’t want to spend a whole day doing so. This was one of most relaxing experience. The whole staff was very professional and thoughtful....More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for offering us the opportunity to provide you and your daughter with a moment of relaxation. Sometimes the best way to start off a busy weekend is to cozy up and enjoy a little pampering. Thank you for taking your time...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018

My wife and daughter and myself took a trip to Asheville to visit the Biltmore House Estate. I knew we would be doing a lot of walking so I booked the foot soak and foot massage at the Wake Foot Sanctuary.It was great! Guests place...More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you so much for sharing a review of your experience at Wake. Our beautiful city of Asheville is a wonderful place to explore by foot but can be tiring, especially when you need to stay on the run from the rain! We are thrilled...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018

I visited Wake with 2 of my girl friends. I got the Blue Moon soak tub and the neck massage. Jenny & Brittany were amazing hosts! The atmosphere was super relaxing and the perfect way to end a busy Monday. I can't wait to visit...More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you so much for coming in and spending time with us at Wake! We love getting the opportunity to provide a little pampering for our fellow service providers at local businesses. We hope you enjoyed your time with us and that you left feeling...More

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

What a delightful experience, truly a pampering experience for the feet! Lovely staff and straightforward concept.

Thank tartyedup
WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you so much for visiting us. We hope to offer you a little foot pampering in the future!

Reviewed September 1, 2018

I was unsure what to expect at Wake Foot Sanctuary but I loved every minute. As soon as you open the door to Wake you know you are someplace special. The atmosphere is tranquil and smells wonderful. The facility is quiet and the staff whisper...More

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WakeFootSanctuary, Guest Experience Specialist at Wake Foot Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you for painting such a beautiful picture of your experience with us at Wake Foot Sanctuary. We are always touched by the stories we hear from our guests of their time spent with us, but we are especially grateful to our guests who share...More

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Ben L
December 29, 2016|
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Response from WakeFootSanctuary | Property representative |
Thank you so much for reaching out to us! While we do not practice traditional Chinese reflexology, we do offer our Under the Thai Moon package, a 60 minute soak service which incorporates 40 minutes of Thai foot massage... More
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dewittjulie
November 19, 2016|
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Response from WakeFootSanctuary | Property representative |
Thank you so much for your question! We do not do any nail care, polish application/removal, or exfoliation services that are generally related to pedicures. We only provide foot soaks and massage add-on services.
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