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ten thousand waves

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10,000 Waves is the place I go to when I need an amazing massage or spa treatment, or just want to... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
Mary K
Spectacular Japanese Spa Experience

Give yourself plenty of time to have soak in a hot tub (cold dipping pool); meditate in the Zen... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Sharon Z
Chicago, Illinois
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Ten Thousand Waves is inspired by the great Japanese mountain hot spring resorts. Ten minutes from downtown Santa Fe, but only minutes from the National Forest, there is nothing quite like this on the North American continent. Among piñons and...more
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21 Ten Thousand Waves Way, What3words: Evaluates.finest.laughs, Santa Fe, NM 87501-8704
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came to Santa Fe for our second anniversary. Ten Thousand Waves was the highlight of our trip and we were so excited. We had booked a spa dinner special where we had a private pool for an hour, couples massages, and...More

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Tony A, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Briana, Thank you for your feedback and your recent visit. I apologize that the error the cashier made hindered your stay with us. It has been our policy in the past that if an employee makes an error in excess of $50, they are to...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018

10,000 Waves is the place I go to when I need an amazing massage or spa treatment, or just want to soak under the stars in a hot tub alone, with a partner or friends. I recommend you spend half a day or an evening...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2018

Give yourself plenty of time to have soak in a hot tub (cold dipping pool); meditate in the Zen room and of course get a treatment. The restaurant shouldn't be missed (Izakaya). The food and sake are spectacular as is the tea and certainly don't...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Had not been here in 30 years but still has great facilities and a large coed pool. They have some excellent massage therapists. To get the kinks out of you and it is a great friendly place to go. Good place to meet people as...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2018

As Santa Fe locals with a backyard hot tub, we tend to take the pleasures of Ten Thousand Waves for granted. But when the time comes, after a busy period of work or other stress-inducing labors, nothing beats one of the spa's private tubs for...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Authentic Japanese spa with variety of hot tub and massage choices. A meditation room that is very relaxing. Very nice gift area that also creates a wonderful ambiance. Popular with all ages.

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Reviewed July 16, 2018

I'm an Albuquerque massage therapist, and this is one of my favorite places to go to unwind! I've received over a thousand massages over my 35 year career, and I've always gotten a great massage here! The private baths are gorgeous, the foot bath by...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2018

Wow! What a highlight of our trip to Santa Fe. We did the lunch spa package with hot tub, massages and lunch and it started our vacation on a wonderful note. The areas for the hot tub and massage rooms are peaceful with views of...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Really friendly people plus a great offering makes this place special. It’s expensive but well worth it.

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Reviewed July 13, 2018

The facialist was terrific, (EXPENSIVE) but due to the popularity of this place which is great for them, I felt like I was in a herd of cattle. They are adding more treatment rooms but word is out about this place and too many people...More

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Tony A, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are currently working on expanding our locker rooms and creating more relaxing spaces within the property. We hope you are able to join us again once improvements are done.

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terry c
August 15, 2018|
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Response from Duke K | Property representative |
In women's tub or private tub/saunas wear nothing or a bathing suit. For shiatsu and thai massage, wear sweatpants and t-shirt (yours or we provide) For all other massage, wear nothing--we provide kimono to get you to the... More
July 30, 2018|
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Response from Duke K | Property representative |
suits required in the mixed bathing Grand Bath. All other tubs are suits optional. there is no men's only bath
January 14, 2018|
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Response from Janet R | Reviewed this property |
Locker room has limited counter space, but you could do it.