Panama City Beach is the perfect place to relax, attracting millions of visitors each year. Along this famously beautiful stretch of white sand beach, visitors can find a wide selection of accommodations that strive to provide the definitive vacation experience. While many specialize in family fun, some take a decidedly more luxurious approach. For the vacation when you just want to be pampered, here are a few of Panama City Beach’s top spas to consider. For a truly relaxed and luxurious vacation, a quick stop — or even a full day — in one of the area’s premier spas is a must. Let your worries and tensions melt away while enjoying a massage, facial, manicure or pedicure. Spas offer the ultimate opportunity to pamper yourself, and the perfect treat to top off your vacation.
Serenity Spa at Sheraton Panama City Beach Golf & Spa Resort
A featured jewel of the new Sheraton Panama City Beach Golf & Spa Resort is the full-service Serenity Spa, a luxurious sanctuary where you can relax and enjoy peaceful pampering and treatment. A local favorite, this spa offers seven different types of massage therapy and four unique body treatments to leave you feeling rejuvenated. A popular request is the Signature Serenity Customized Facial, a treatment tailored to your skin’s unique needs, then paired with a neck and facial massage. Couples massage treatments provide a perfect opportunity to recharge before a night on the town or unwind on your way to a lazy day on the beach. Pedicure and manicure treatments are a quick fun treat, while those wanting a full makeover can select salon treatments. Guests can spend time in the spa area before and after treatments in the comfortable and private relaxation areas, take advantage of the sauna and steam rooms, or head out to enjoy the adjacent 10,000-square-foot zero-entry tropical resort pool. The spa is expected to reopen in July of 2019.
Salon Baliage & Spa in Carillon Beach Resort
Salon Baliage and Spa mirrors the exclusive beach community vibe of Carillon Beach in the design of their private spa. Choose from packages like the “Island Package” — a Grapefruit Facial combined with the Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub and Coconut Lime Massage — or the “Queen for a Day” — a Swedish massage, European Facial, pedicure, manicure and hair treatment with styling. Body treatments like the “Sea Salt Glow” will leave you rejuvenated after a day at the beach, or just add an extra treat to your vacation experience. The salon, owned by Joni Day, frequently provides specials for its resort guests, and professional hair and makeup artists provide wedding and special occasion services.
Eden Salon & Spa
Family owned and operated, Eden lives up to its name with a variety of ways to pamper and beautify during your visit. Full body massages and facials are just part of the allure as Eden also has a full and experienced staff on hand to offer hair coloring and styling — perfect for that upcoming beach wedding — pedicures and nail services, hair removal, body waxing, threading and skincare.If that wasn’t enough, Eden, found off Front Beach Road, is content to help you nurture your body and soul with other options, including permanent makeup and microblading services to help you get your look just right.
Hand & Stone
A good massage could be the perfect chaser after a long day of shopping some of PCB’s finest locales. Located in Pier Park North near the heart of the shopping district, Hand & Stone offers a selection of relaxation services, including Swedish, prenatal, deep tissue and sports massages in addition to their namesake hot stone massage, which can be great for chronic pain and arthritis sufferers. They also offer couples massages, a bevy of facials and hair removal options for those that need a bit more pampering. For guests in search of something a little more cutting edge, Hand & Stone also offers LED Skin Phototherapy, a noninvasive facial procedure to help aging skin and reduce wrinkles and acne.
A nationwide franchise offering massages, skin care and facials, Massage Envy offers many ways to help you reach a rest and relaxed state. Located in Pier Park, Massage Envy offers more personalized massage and therapy treatments to better match a varied clientele. Swedish, sports and deep tissue massages, along with trigger point therapy, are some of the options available to relieve tension. They also have cranial sacral therapy (for headaches and upper body pain), prenatal massages and geriatric massages. Massages can also include a CyMe boost or lotion to pair with the massage, with different options available for hydration, detox, firming, etc. Skin therapies also include microderm infusion and chemical peels to help restore that glow in the Florida sun.
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