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Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens

106 E Faithway St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2213
+1 505-983-7942
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Reviewed 2 days ago
k8ie0823
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Most relaxing afternoon

This place was so wonderful and relaxing. My husband and i received the best massages, followed by... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tzlove1
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Lansing, Michigan
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Experience sublime bliss in the heart of downtown Santa Fe. Featuring traditional Asian spa rituals and luxurious rose petal baths, we are dedicated to the ancient healing art of using plants, herbs and spices for inner and outer beauty. In addition, we offer therapeutic, hot stone and Thai massage, as well as a selection of rejuvenating and anti-aging facials. Our staff of Master-level therapists, all with 17 to 30 years of experience, will nourish your body and soul.
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  • Poor1%
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“rose petal bath” (29 reviews)
“stress buster” (8 reviews)
“body scrub” (5 reviews)
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106 E Faithway St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2213
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+1 505-983-7942
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I recently posted a less than great review when I had a poor experience at Absolute Nirvana Spa and Gardens. There were a couple of small things that occurred on my first visit that made my visit stressful, most of which were out of the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place was so wonderful and relaxing. My husband and i received the best massages, followed by rose petal bath. Such a pleasant surprise...when we come back to Santa Fe, we plan to come back for a massage and stay there!

Thank tzlove1
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife got the 90 minute relaxation massage and I got the 85 minute hot stone massage. Absolute heaven! We then did a rose petal soak. Left the spa about as relaxed as can be. Spa is attached to a bed and breakfast that was...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

My two teenage girls wanted to visit Ten Thousand Waves. They were completely booked, so I looked for alternatives. What a lucky thing!! I searched for other spas in SF on Trip Advisor and found Absolute Nirvana. I’ve been to many spas, and I believe...More

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carolyninnkeeper, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Amy L, Thank you so very much for writing in about the fabulous time you had at Absolute Nirvana with your daughters. I couldn't be happier to learn that we exceeded your expectations, and that you plan to return again and again. Because we...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

In an old Victorian house. The staff is wonderful, the place warm and inviting. We called several places to book a massage and some were crazy expensive, some were really snooty, some didn't answer the phone, some had an additional parking fee or all-access fee...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We have visited once a year for a 90 minute couples massage and really enjoyed it. This year we did the Deluxe Package and were so impressed we may have to go more often.More

Thank Loren H
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carolyninnkeeper, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

So glad you splurged on the Deluxe Romance Package so you could enjoy a rose petal bath after your massages. There is nothing quite like relaxing in a sea of rose petals, nibbling tropical fruits and homemade chocolate truffles, your honey at your side. We...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

At one time voted one of the top spas in America this nirvana spa is just that. Located tucked behind Holy faith church on palace street, it is a different place to go get a relaxing stress buster spa treatment. Away from the crowds of...More

Thank luvtotravel1234
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carolyninnkeeper, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Ahhh....the Stressbuster is an amazing experience! Something about the Chinese Herbal oils and hot towels that just melts away the knots. And yes, our therapists, all with 10-28 years of experience, really know how to please! Thank you, Carolyn

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

BEST MASSAGE EVER! I've had a lot of massages and this was the best by a long shot. My friend and I both had the stress buster and we both thought they were the best massages we have ever had. This place is a little...More

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carolyninnkeeper, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

I am thrilled to read your review, and will make sure our therapists read it too. They all have at least ten years of experience, and because we are such a small spa, they are able to really focus on each and every client. We...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

We spent a couple nights in Santa Fe. My boyfriend found this place on TripAdvisor and booked us a 60 min couples massage. I thought it was great. It is in a cute B&B called The Madelaine. The staff was so friendly and the grounds...More

1  Thank Acstur13
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carolyninnkeeper, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

I am so pleased you enjoyed your massages with us, and hope you got to spend some time relaxing in the gardens after your treatments. We are a bit more expensive that some places, but a good bit less money than most spas in downtown...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Get the stress buster massage - you wont regret it! The room was peaceful. Fresh air, lovely music, and great calming ambiance. The massage was thorough and added elements of stretching and static holds. It was exactly what a stressed out traveler needs! Lauren was...More

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carolyninnkeeper, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

The Stressbuster is a favorite, with its focus on neck and shoulders, and the use of the warming herbal oils and hot towels. Whether recovering from a day of travel or needing to address the daily stress and anxiety of life, it is highly effective....More

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Thank you very much for your interest in Absolute Nirvana. Our menu and pricing can be found at our website. For some reason TripAdvisor will not allow me to include the website address, but you can just google Absolute... More
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