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    Let us inspire you with an inside look at the Governor’s House Inn! Discover this historical National Landmark and how it offers the perfect setting for romantic getaways, weddings, vacations and corporate retreats. Each post puts you in the middle of the southern ambiance that you’ll only find at our elegant Charleston bed and breakfast inn!

    Our Favorite Charleston Spas

    There’s so much to see and do when you visit beautiful Charleston, you may find yourself in need of some serious pampering and relaxation! Charleston area spas have just the remedy for those tired feet and sore muscles. Some of our favorites: Earthling Day Spa & Pilates Studio 245 East Bay Street (Downtown Charleston) Established in 1988, Earthling Day Spa is located in the heart of historic downtown.  Providing exceptional care to each client with a spirit of warmth, friendliness, and personal pride is their goal. They offer: deep tissue massage, European facials, prenatal massage, reflexology, natural nail care, hot stone massage, craniosacral therapy, Ayurvedic treatments, body wraps, waxing, Pilates exercise, and wedding packages. Stella Nova Historic Charleston Boutique Day Spa 78 Society Street (Downtown) An urban retreat located in the heart of downtown Charleston. Stella Nova’s Boutique Day Spa is located in a quaint historic house restored by the owners in 1997. With 2,800 square feet of charming antiques and luxurious furnishings, they offer the perfect setting for a day at the spa. The menu offers luxury body, skin and nail therapies to relax the mind, body and spirit! Experience specialty skin and body therapies from Natura Bisse, Jurlique, Ole Henrikson, Dermed, and their own Stella Nova brand. The Great Escape  102 Wappoo Creek Drive, Suite 7B (James Island) The Great Escape Spa invites you to experience unique services ranging from the ultimate in head-to-toe pampering to our signature Neuromuscular therapy designed to treat and improve physical performance. Created as a place of Well-Being to cater to the mind, body and soul, The Great Escape offers the ultimate experience in Spa Therapy. They offer massages: deep tissue, hot stone, mom-to-be; body treatments and soothing facials. The Mom Spa 920 Houston Northcutt Blvd., Suite A4 (Mount Pleasant) The Mom Spa is a full-service day spa located in Mt Pleasant (just minutes from beautiful downtown Charleston), offering a wide-range of services, and the very best in spa treatments, for women of all ages and stages. We welcome every age with a program of renewal to alleviate your body from stress, pollution, sun exposure, and fatigue. Treatments include massages, energy sessions (reiki), pregnancy treatments, facials, natural nail care, and body treatments. Old South Barber Spa 10 State Street (downtown Charleston) Ten State Street’s location was part of the original English walled city. From the 1690s to 1730s, brick walls guarded the English colony. Now a very modern facility decorated with all the charm of an old world men’s club, and offering amenities men require in a barber spa including: choice of technicians, private spa treatment areas, and a menu of services that fit even the busiest of schedules. Services include: hair styling, massages, hand and foot care, skin care, shoe shine, waxing and wedding packages. Gents Barberspa 32 Vendue Range (downtown Charleston) Gents is a truly unique and one of a kind barber shop in Charleston: they’ve put real service back into the barber shop industry by creating the availability for appointments. Offering a full suite of salon services for gentlemen, enjoy spa treatments like facials and massages as well as your classic barber shop favorites like cuts, colors and hot shaves. Relax with a masculine pampering treatment that will satisfy any gentleman and his hectic schedule. For men looking to partake in several services, they offer bundled packages to save you time and money. Ladies Pamperspa 32 Vendue Range (downtown Charleston) A sister company of Gents Barberspa, a salon specifically designed for the gentleman, the owners acquired space next door to create the Ultimate Salon for the Ladies! Wedding parties, massage, hair, facials, plus, believing manicures and pedicures should be a social event, they have a 3-person bench for pedicures for some true girlfriend fun! A boutique setting geared to the customer makes this a fund place for some great papering!

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