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Essential Therapy

122 E 25th St, New York City, NY
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Mellow Out

ET is a very mellow and calming environment, as a massage spa should be. It's one of the few places... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2016
New York City, New York
via mobile
A Relaxing Essential

I have been here a few times and have had a good experience each and every time. For this visit I... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2015
New York City, New York
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  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
23 Mar 2016
“Mellow Out”
21 Aug 2015
“A Relaxing Essential”
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122 E 25th St, New York City, NY
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Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

ET is a very mellow and calming environment, as a massage spa should be. It's one of the few places where the massage therapist doesn't just ask what you need, she actually does it! The prices are not insane, and there's a relaxing pool and...More

Thank Deane144
Reviewed 21 August 2015

I have been here a few times and have had a good experience each and every time. For this visit I got a massage with Lena. I was early for my appointment and she was kind enough to come in early to accommodate me. She...More

Thank WanderingShutterbug7
Reviewed 19 January 2015

I have been coming to Essential Therapy for massages for years, and it's always been a great experience. It's not the most luxurious day spa in the city by any means, but it's nice and peaceful and a great value if you take advantage of...More

Thank BridgetBK
Reviewed 19 December 2013

This place is a no thrills spa. If you are expecting luxury, then don’t come here. If you are just looking for a good massage, then this is the place. I’ve been hare for their deep tissue massage, which was truly amazing. I was so...More

Thank twinklec28
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Great prices, excellent massage therapists and a very relaxing environment, right in the heart of Manhattan. I love this place!

Thank Katie K
Reviewed 28 October 2013

I've been to Essential Therapy few times and I always enjoyed the full spa experience (steam room, jacuzzi and sauna) besides my massage. I had a great massage with Trudy. She was very attentive and customized the massage!

Thank SpunkyTrotter
Reviewed 21 June 2013

My sister and I visit Essential Therapy approximately once a month for massages. We go regularly for the following reasons: -90% of the masseuse are excellent; after given guidance they target parts of the body requested with the appropriate techniques and pressure. I prefer deep...More

Thank HappyHikerGirl
Reviewed 3 June 2012

I have been to Essential Therapy a few times. The massages are OK, the environment is definitely not luxurious so don't go there expecting a 5-star spa experience. That aside, a recent trip using a special they offered via email has led me to post...More

Thank nyfoodchic
Reviewed 26 November 2011

Yesterday, instead of bargain hunting for Black Friday deals, my sister-in-law and I visited Essential Therapy for a 60-minute deep tissue massage. The place is clean and the staff personable. The massage therapists are just as good, if not, better than the ones in the...More

1  Thank Grace0904
Reviewed 30 January 2011

i got this as a birthday gift from my partner...it included a massage hr, use of jacuzzi, steam, and sauna...i had never gotten a massage before, but the therapist gave me such a wonderful hour long massge...my boy has gotten a massage before and said...More

2  Thank Househead
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