Five Parañaque Spas to Uplift Your Senses

Recharge and reward yourself with a relaxing massage in these spas right within the neighborhood. By Felice Tusi

Parañaque attracts food lovers with its abundance of restaurants, snack bars, and coffee shops, particularly those along the stretch of Aguirre Avenue and President’s Avenue. The area is not only known for legendary degustation, but for relaxing spa experiences as well. Spas and nail salons dot the area for denizens wanting to recharge. If you feel like treating yourself to some much-needed pampering in the neighborhood, then these Parañaque spas are at your beck and call.

Mandara Spa

Taking pride in its body scrub and massage services, Mandara Spa is the go-to place if you’re hankering for a weekend of indulgence. Choose from a selection of premium scrubs and oils like coffee, lavender glow, green tea, and lemon grass, which are all displayed on the counter. For those fond of foot reflexology for overall health and well-being, the Xiamen Foot Massage is a winner.

Mandara Spa is found right by the entrance of Tahanan Village in the same building where Banapple is located.

Mandara Spa is at President’s Grove, 15 President’s Avenue, BF Homes Parañaque. For inquiries, call 0925-556-8858. Open from 2pm to 12am on Mondays to Thursdays and 2 pm-2 am on Fridays to Sundays.

Oriental Coco Spa

Oriental Coco Spa is set on the “Koreatown” side of Aguirre Avenue, beside several Korean restaurants and grocery stores. The two-year-old spa is fast becoming a popular choice with its hot stone massages. Try the ‘Emperor 4 Hands Massage’ for complete bliss, which makes for a good idea before tucking into samgyeopsal after leaving the spa. Ladies who want to come out looking like their favorite Korean actresses can try the ‘Collagen Facial Massage’ that uses hypoallergenic beauty products from Korea.

Find Oriental Coco Spa at 250 Aguirre Ave, BF Homes Parañaque. Contact 501-7911 or 0906-309-6000 for inquiries and reservations. Open from 2 pm to 3 am daily.

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Fresh Touch Spa

Fresh Touch Spa offers a calming break from the traffic along Sucat Road, Parañaque’s major thoroughfare. You’ll get blown away by the extensive range of services to pamper you from head to toe. What’s even more remarkable is the affordable price range that makes it a big hit among those living in the Evacom area where it is located. Be sure to book ahead to avoid waiting long as the place gets packed easily.

Fresh Touch Spa is at 8271 Dr. A Santos Ave (Sucat Road), Parañaque City. Call 511-0002 to book an appointment. Open from 12 pm-2 am, Sundays to Thursdays and 12 pm-5 am on Fridays to Saturdays.

Nail grooming services have also become popular for men and women alike. Its popularity can be seen in the rise of so many nail-centric salons everywhere. Parañaque also boasts a lot of good nail salons for every budget.

California Nails and Day Spa

One of the best nail salons in Parañaque is California Nails and Day Spa, which is also a pioneering chain of nail salons in the country. Located inside the neighborhood retail hub known as Pergola Mall, the nail spa facility promises the ultimate in nail grooming, as well as facials and massages. Kids can also join in on the fun. There are services that are tailor-made for them, like Milky Way Facial and Princess Deluxe Foot Spa.

California Nails and Day Spa is found in Unit 207 2nd Floor Pergola Mall in Aguirre Avenue, BF Homes Parañaque. Call 556-5962 for inquiries and bookings.

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ManiPedi Organic Nail Spa

For the health-conscious, ManiPedi Organic Nail Spa is the obvious choice for your nail pampering needs. They mostly use organic, cruelty-free and vegan products in their services. In fact, it is Parañaque’s first organic nail spa. Its first branch was established in Doña Soledad Avenue Extension in Better Living Subdivision in 2012. And because they use earth-friendly products, pregnant and lactating women are more than welcome to come in for a well-deserved treat for their nails and tired feet.

ManiPedi Organic Nail Spa is located at 268 Aguirre Avenue, BF Homes Parañaque. Call 369-0512, 0916-7598440 or 0933-9986888 for reservations. Open from Mondays to Saturdays from 12noon to 10 pm.

All these fine establishments are within a short drive from Avida Towers Sucat, which is the condo development in the area from Avida Land. The property takes advantage of its peaceful suburban location to make condo living as serene and convenient as can be. Being near the vibrant metropolis gives residents easy access to big city conveniences like shopping malls, schools, and churches. And for the benefit of frequent travelers, NAIA Terminal 1 is less than four kilometers away.