How Do I Choose the Best Day Spa Package?

Felicia Dye

When you choose a day spa package, you should aim to get the most services and benefits at the best price. Make sure that any services that you are particularly interested in will be included, and do your best to ensure that the facilities and the staff will be pleasing to you. Also look for a spa that will offer you a deal if you are prepared to invest in several day spa packages.

Aromatherapy sessions may be included as part of a day spa package.
Aromatherapy sessions may be included as part of a day spa package.

You should try to get the most for your money when shopping for a day spa package. Realize that there is not really a strict standard of what will be included in a package. You certainly cannot expect to have services rendered that the spa does not offer. This means that you want to make your selection from spas that have a wide range of services, which increases your chances of having a broader experience. Also consider the amenities that the spa has, such as a sauna or hot tubs, because some businesses will allow you access to these with the purchase of a package.

A day spa may offer manicures.
A day spa may offer manicures.

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There may be some services that are of particular interest to you. Unless they are highly specialized and you have confirmed that they are not available as part of a day spa package in your area, you should not forgo them. Continue looking until you find what you want. Also consider the time scheduled for your day spa package. Do not be sold on any package that feels too rushed.

Some spas offer Botox® injections.
Some spas offer Botox® injections.

Consider the condition of the facilities. Some spas may offer you numerous services at an attractive price, but the facilities may be outdated or may otherwise fail to meet your expectations. A day spa package is as much about the experience as it is about the results of the services that you receive. You may want to physically inspect a spa before you schedule your appointment. If you are shopping online, it is best to make your selection from spas that provide pictures of their facilities.

A day spa might offer rock treatments and warm compress treatments as part of their services.
A day spa might offer rock treatments and warm compress treatments as part of their services.

The staff also plays an important role in the experience that you will have. You probably will not be able to get a good assessment of these individuals from the spa's website. In certain cases, however, it may be imperative to your satisfaction to determine whether there are people who will suit your needs. For example, your spa package may include salon services, but if you have ethnic hair, you are likely to be disappointed if there is not someone there who has experience with your hair type. The same may be true if you suffer from certain skin conditions.

A woman removing a facial mask at a day spa.
A woman removing a facial mask at a day spa.

Before you make your selection, consider whether this is something that you will be do regularly. If so, include the future in your present plans by looking for spas that will offer you special pricing for multiple sessions. These types of deals are not as rare as you may assume, so you do not have jump on the first offer for reduced prices.

Day spas may have saunas.
Day spas may have saunas.
Spa packages offer more than just facials.
Spa packages offer more than just facials.

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