Bunya CitiSPA

★★★★☆
Posh Eastern style permeates these modestly priced treatments.
  • 474 W Broadway

    New York, NY 10012

    Cross street: nr. W. Houston St.

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  • 212-388-1288

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Bunya Citi spa has became my favor spa in the whole new york city. This statement is not exaggerated too. I went in for a regular message during my wedding shopping in Soho. I left the spa with very satisfy deep massage, a total brighten facial and eyelash extention. I especially love my semi-permanent eyelash extention. It literally lasted over 2 months. The staffs are so friendly and professional. Love this Spa. They totally take this to another level. Tumbs up, Bunya.

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★★★★★

Bunya Citi spa has became my favor spa in the whole new york city. This statement is not exaggerated too. I went in for a regular message during my wedding shopping in Soho. I left the spa with very satisfy deep massage, a total brighten facial and eyelash extention. I especially love my semi-permanent eyelash extention. It literally lasted over 2 months. The staffs are so friendly and professional. Love this Spa. They totally take this to another level. Tumbs up, Bunya.

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I booked a thai massage at this spa for spa week. I had never been to this spa before so I was crossing my fingers. First the place is located in the heart of Soho in a great spot on Prince and West Broadway. The spa is clean and they were very friendly when I walked in. The lady who did my massage was Sue and she was great. She was strong but gentle and knew what she was doing. I have had Thai massages before and thought this was excellent. They massage you with oils, and put hot pads of herbs on you and then also stretch you. I wish it was longer than 50 minutes but other than that no complaints. The spa has a sauna and steam room which was a pleasant surprise, and also a waiting area with tea, bananas, TVs, and magazines where you can lounge on these big chairs while you wait. After spending awhile relaxing, I took a shower and they have rainfall shower heads. They also have all the things you need to get ready too (soaps, lotions, etc) I liked the place so much, I bought a gift card for 3 more! Taking advantage of the spa week prices and they will honor it until August. I am counting the days until my next one.

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★★★★☆

I booked a thai massage at this spa for spa week. I had never been to this spa before so I was crossing my fingers. First the place is located in the heart of Soho in a great spot on Prince and West Broadway. The spa is clean and they were very friendly when I walked in. The lady who did my massage was Sue and she was great. She was strong but gentle and knew what she was doing. I have had Thai massages before and thought this was excellent. They massage you with oils, and put hot pads of herbs on you and then also stretch you. I wish it was longer than 50 minutes but other than that no complaints. The spa has a sauna and steam room which was a pleasant surprise, and also a waiting area with tea, bananas, TVs, and magazines where you can lounge on these big chairs while you wait. After spending awhile relaxing, I took a shower and they have rainfall shower heads. They also have all the things you need to get ready too (soaps, lotions, etc) I liked the place so much, I bought a gift card for 3 more! Taking advantage of the spa week prices and they will honor it until August. I am counting the days until my next one.

Pros: Location

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My dear friends suprised me with a wonderful bridal shower in Bunya Citi Spa. We all had facials and manicures. The staff who did my facial was so professional and paid attention to every single detail. I have sensitive skins and hate dirty places. Bunya Citi is so clean and smells good everywhere I went during our service time.

Me and my friends had such a good time in Bunya Citi Spa. Thank you for letting me feel like a Queen!

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★★★★★

My dear friends suprised me with a wonderful bridal shower in Bunya Citi Spa. We all had facials and manicures. The staff who did my facial was so professional and paid attention to every single detail. I have sensitive skins and hate dirty places. Bunya Citi is so clean and smells good everywhere I went during our service time.

Me and my friends had such a good time in Bunya Citi Spa. Thank you for letting me feel like a Queen!

Pros: Facial & Manicure

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I have been training for the marathon in the past months. I didnt not realized how tense my muscles are until I finished the run. I was recommended to Bunya Citi Spa by a friend of mine. I booked a two hours sports massage. A tiny asian lady did my massage and at first, I didnt expect much. Anyway, the massage was so good that I felt like I was walking on clouds during the massage and about 1 or 2 after the mssage.

I will definitely go back soon as my muscles are calling Bunyaciti by request.

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★★★★☆

I have been training for the marathon in the past months. I didnt not realized how tense my muscles are until I finished the run. I was recommended to Bunya Citi Spa by a friend of mine. I booked a two hours sports massage. A tiny asian lady did my massage and at first, I didnt expect much. Anyway, the massage was so good that I felt like I was walking on clouds during the massage and about 1 or 2 after the mssage.

I will definitely go back soon as my muscles are calling Bunyaciti by request.

Pros: Massage

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I love massage and have been getting massage all over the city. I have been searching for the perfect massage place where I can claim my loyalty. However, no luck until Bunya Citi Spa.

I tried their spa month special, $50 for 50 minutes Thai Massage (it was $150 something value). OMG, it was so good I literally bought 10 packages after the massage.

I finally found my top massage spa.

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★★★★☆

I love massage and have been getting massage all over the city. I have been searching for the perfect massage place where I can claim my loyalty. However, no luck until Bunya Citi Spa.

I tried their spa month special, $50 for 50 minutes Thai Massage (it was $150 something value). OMG, it was so good I literally bought 10 packages after the massage.

I finally found my top massage spa.

Pros: Best Massage Ever Had

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I love Thai massage. But what I got at Bunya, was a version of it, not the real thing. And my time was cut short. Not to mention that my wrist hurts from the poor techniques used.

The receptionist was snappy and impatient on the phone and in person.

I've been to so many great spas in Manhattan, this one is definitely the worst I've experienced. It wasn't even pretty to look at. Decor is pretty much non-existent. I've been to smaller spas that were so well decorated and this one left me cold on all aspects. There are so many great spas in the city and soho, seriously, pick another one.

I will not be going back there.

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★☆☆☆☆

I love Thai massage. But what I got at Bunya, was a version of it, not the real thing. And my time was cut short. Not to mention that my wrist hurts from the poor techniques used.

The receptionist was snappy and impatient on the phone and in person.

I've been to so many great spas in Manhattan, this one is definitely the worst I've experienced. It wasn't even pretty to look at. Decor is pretty much non-existent. I've been to smaller spas that were so well decorated and this one left me cold on all aspects. There are so many great spas in the city and soho, seriously, pick another one.

I will not be going back there.

Cons: Rude front desk, inexperienced therapist, bad decor

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I love Thai massage. But what I got at Bunya, was a version of it, not the real thing. They advertise using a herbal compress during the thai massage, which I didn't get. I was rubbed down w. Oil instead!!!! Go figure!! Google "thai massage video" and you'll see that it is not what a Thai massage should be. And my time was cut short. Not to mention that my wrist hurts from the poor techniques used.

The receptionist was snappy and impatient on the phone and in person.

I've been to so many great spas in Manhattan, this one is definitely the worst I've experienced. It wasn't even pretty to look at. Decor is pretty much non-existent. I've been to smaller spas that were so well decorated and this one left me cold on all aspects. There are so many great spas in the city and soho, seriously, pick another one.

I will not be going back there. Rude front desk, inexperienced therapist, bad decor.

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★☆☆☆☆

I love Thai massage. But what I got at Bunya, was a version of it, not the real thing. They advertise using a herbal compress during the thai massage, which I didn't get. I was rubbed down w. Oil instead!!!! Go figure!! Google "thai massage video" and you'll see that it is not what a Thai massage should be. And my time was cut short. Not to mention that my wrist hurts from the poor techniques used.

The receptionist was snappy and impatient on the phone and in person.

I've been to so many great spas in Manhattan, this one is definitely the worst I've experienced. It wasn't even pretty to look at. Decor is pretty much non-existent. I've been to smaller spas that were so well decorated and this one left me cold on all aspects. There are so many great spas in the city and soho, seriously, pick another one.

I will not be going back there. Rude front desk, inexperienced therapist, bad decor.

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If eyes are the windows of the soul, that I am f&**ed. Thanks BunyaCiti!

At the end of the procedure, I tried but could not open my eyes. She had glued the lashes and skin around my lids together!!!! For the next 45 minutes, I had to lie there as she applied ointments (I later found out was just contact solution) to q-tips and wiped my eye area to try to get the glue off. I lasted through the whole ordeal without screaming, yelling or profanity - but not without cringing and alot of tearing (my eyes started to sting and burn after 5 minutes of her efforts). Somewhere along the line, I also heard the snip snip of small scissors being used. I can't believe that she didn't even warn me - if I wasn't completely still or had decided to move alittle, I could have been blinded by her efforts.

When my eyes were finally open, I saw that my eyes were puffy and bloodshot. The extensions were of different lengths (because she had cut them to get my eyes open) and my lower eyelashes were missing. Even though she had cut some extensions off, they were glued to other eyelashes, so there were lashes that were hanging around for the heck of it. Those lashes will get into my eye for the next few days and cause alot of irritation (but were impossible to remove because the woman had used so much glue!) As I was looking at myself, she says to me, "I am sorry, glue very strong!"

I told the front desk that I was refusing to pay. So long story short, the manager was called, and I did not have to pay for the service. They apologized profusely and that was that. I felt that I shouldn't have asked to not have to pay. In addition, they should have offered to rectify their wrong.

Ultimately, yes, the woman who administered the extensions was at fault, but the management team of Bunya Citi Spa had appointed her. They should have ensured that she had gone through enough training and should have been confident of her abilities before they allowed her to work on someone. Eyelash Extensions require one to work on the most sensitive skins.

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★☆☆☆☆

If eyes are the windows of the soul, that I am f&**ed. Thanks BunyaCiti!

At the end of the procedure, I tried but could not open my eyes. She had glued the lashes and skin around my lids together!!!! For the next 45 minutes, I had to lie there as she applied ointments (I later found out was just contact solution) to q-tips and wiped my eye area to try to get the glue off. I lasted through the whole ordeal without screaming, yelling or profanity - but not without cringing and alot of tearing (my eyes started to sting and burn after 5 minutes of her efforts). Somewhere along the line, I also heard the snip snip of small scissors being used. I can't believe that she didn't even warn me - if I wasn't completely still or had decided to move alittle, I could have been blinded by her efforts.

When my eyes were finally open, I saw that my eyes were puffy and bloodshot. The extensions were of different lengths (because she had cut them to get my eyes open) and my lower eyelashes were missing. Even though she had cut some extensions off, they were glued to other eyelashes, so there were lashes that were hanging around for the heck of it. Those lashes will get into my eye for the next few days and cause alot of irritation (but were impossible to remove because the woman had used so much glue!) As I was looking at myself, she says to me, "I am sorry, glue very strong!"

I told the front desk that I was refusing to pay. So long story short, the manager was called, and I did not have to pay for the service. They apologized profusely and that was that. I felt that I shouldn't have asked to not have to pay. In addition, they should have offered to rectify their wrong.

Ultimately, yes, the woman who administered the extensions was at fault, but the management team of Bunya Citi Spa had appointed her. They should have ensured that she had gone through enough training and should have been confident of her abilities before they allowed her to work on someone. Eyelash Extensions require one to work on the most sensitive skins.

Pros: None

Cons: eyelashes ruined, eyes glued shut, bloodshot eyes

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At the suggestion of a friend, I went to Bunya CitiSpa for my annual birthday massage. I had a Sweedish massage with Maggie and I have to say, it was the best I have ever had. I have since gone back and seen Maggie again and she is consistently great. She asks how much pressure you like and includes bending and stretching in her technique. A+++!

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★★★★★

At the suggestion of a friend, I went to Bunya CitiSpa for my annual birthday massage. I had a Sweedish massage with Maggie and I have to say, it was the best I have ever had. I have since gone back and seen Maggie again and she is consistently great. She asks how much pressure you like and includes bending and stretching in her technique. A+++!

Pros: Relaxing atmosphere, steam room, great massage

Cons: Changing area is near main hallway

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Bunya CitiSPA is my new go-to spa in NYC. About a year ago, I scheduled a spa week massage and facial and have continually gone back for services every few months. The staff is friendly, kind and very accommodating (they will try very hard to get you the treatment date/time you want, I have never run into a problem with schedule). I adore the waiting lounge with endless magazines, lounge chairs, tea, lemon/cucumber water, bananas, fruits&nuts--you can just relax in your robe before your treatments. Penny is the best for facials--she is friendly and makes you feel very comfortable and will really tailor your facial to your skin and your particular skin's issue on that visit. All the massage I've had are wonderful, they have the ability to use a lot of pressure to really get into the knots, so let the masseuse know the pressure you want. It is an all-around wonderful relaxing rejuvenating experience!

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★★★★★

Bunya CitiSPA is my new go-to spa in NYC. About a year ago, I scheduled a spa week massage and facial and have continually gone back for services every few months. The staff is friendly, kind and very accommodating (they will try very hard to get you the treatment date/time you want, I have never run into a problem with schedule). I adore the waiting lounge with endless magazines, lounge chairs, tea, lemon/cucumber water, bananas, fruits&nuts--you can just relax in your robe before your treatments. Penny is the best for facials--she is friendly and makes you feel very comfortable and will really tailor your facial to your skin and your particular skin's issue on that visit. All the massage I've had are wonderful, they have the ability to use a lot of pressure to really get into the knots, so let the masseuse know the pressure you want. It is an all-around wonderful relaxing rejuvenating experience!

Pros: Friendly expert staff in a welcoming relaxing atmosphere

Cons: None

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I've been coming here for about a year now and figured that I should do a review on the many services I've gotten at Bunya.

Once you go in the receptionist are very nice, friendly & helpful. I normally get there early so i can go use the sauna. After I'm done I'll go & wait in the lounge area so I can relax & have myself some nuts, fruits & cucumber water (Very Healthy). while I wait for my Masseuse or Esthetician

So far the Estheticians (Penny & Irene) have been wonderful. They have taken care of my acne problems as well as make my skin silky smooth. I love how they actually let me rest & relax instead of constantly talking to me while I get my facial. I love being able to go in for a mini facial while i'm on my lunch break so I can unwind after having a hectic morning.

Massages are just great there. Depending on what you need there are a lot of great masseuses there. The Thai Massage I got there was as good as when I went to Bangkok. I recommend requesting / asking for S ue for that . Deep Tissue & Sports Massages are what I normally get. For those I would recommend Maggie, Esther, Michelle or Francise. Several of my co-workers have been down there with me and they've had several different masseuses & they love it. One of them mentioned that the pregnancy massage is great and she had several of her pregnant friends come down for it as well. I think the masseuse was Jenny.

I've gotten several body treaments done as well. I love the Tropical Oasis & Papaya Polish.

Every now and then I will spoil myself and get the Tranquility Hands & Feet done. Look for Cherry, Lilly or Mia.

I would recommend that you arrive a little early even if you've made an appointment. There's been several occasions that I got there on time or a little late and had to wait. Even if you have to wait, the wait is worth it.

Service = 5 Stars
Atmosphere = 4.5 Stars
Price = 4.5 Stars
Cleanliness = 5 Stars

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★★★★★

I've been coming here for about a year now and figured that I should do a review on the many services I've gotten at Bunya.

Once you go in the receptionist are very nice, friendly & helpful. I normally get there early so i can go use the sauna. After I'm done I'll go & wait in the lounge area so I can relax & have myself some nuts, fruits & cucumber water (Very Healthy). while I wait for my Masseuse or Esthetician

So far the Estheticians (Penny & Irene) have been wonderful. They have taken care of my acne problems as well as make my skin silky smooth. I love how they actually let me rest & relax instead of constantly talking to me while I get my facial. I love being able to go in for a mini facial while i'm on my lunch break so I can unwind after having a hectic morning.

Massages are just great there. Depending on what you need there are a lot of great masseuses there. The Thai Massage I got there was as good as when I went to Bangkok. I recommend requesting / asking for S ue for that . Deep Tissue & Sports Massages are what I normally get. For those I would recommend Maggie, Esther, Michelle or Francise. Several of my co-workers have been down there with me and they've had several different masseuses & they love it. One of them mentioned that the pregnancy massage is great and she had several of her pregnant friends come down for it as well. I think the masseuse was Jenny.

I've gotten several body treaments done as well. I love the Tropical Oasis & Papaya Polish.

Every now and then I will spoil myself and get the Tranquility Hands & Feet done. Look for Cherry, Lilly or Mia.

I would recommend that you arrive a little early even if you've made an appointment. There's been several occasions that I got there on time or a little late and had to wait. Even if you have to wait, the wait is worth it.

Service = 5 Stars
Atmosphere = 4.5 Stars
Price = 4.5 Stars
Cleanliness = 5 Stars

Pros: Great Service

Cons: None

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I thought I'd struck the jackpot after I had a pretty great facial for just 90 bucks last week by a sweet girl named Penny. But when I went back for a couples massage yesterday, I realized I was sorely (pun intended) mistaken. Not only did the masseuse (Frances? Francine?) rush through the massage and dig her fingers into my tendons (hello, that's NOT a knot. I need those), but she doesn't even have a grasp of basic human anatomy. She rubbed my armpits, for godssakes. I don't know about you, but I don't carry my tension in my armpits. It even got to a point where I literally had to tell her "Stop it!".
When it was finally over, I asked to speak to the manager who reluctantly offered to have someone work on the 'spots she missed' for 20 mins. Really? Because after all that, you think I want to go BACK in? Not only did NO ONE apologize for the cr*p massage, but they even acted like I was the one who was being high maintenance.
Save your money. You can get the same level of service at a tug and rub.

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★☆☆☆☆

I thought I'd struck the jackpot after I had a pretty great facial for just 90 bucks last week by a sweet girl named Penny. But when I went back for a couples massage yesterday, I realized I was sorely (pun intended) mistaken. Not only did the masseuse (Frances? Francine?) rush through the massage and dig her fingers into my tendons (hello, that's NOT a knot. I need those), but she doesn't even have a grasp of basic human anatomy. She rubbed my armpits, for godssakes. I don't know about you, but I don't carry my tension in my armpits. It even got to a point where I literally had to tell her "Stop it!".
When it was finally over, I asked to speak to the manager who reluctantly offered to have someone work on the 'spots she missed' for 20 mins. Really? Because after all that, you think I want to go BACK in? Not only did NO ONE apologize for the cr*p massage, but they even acted like I was the one who was being high maintenance.
Save your money. You can get the same level of service at a tug and rub.

Pros: Penny the facialist is great.

Cons: Everything else was AWFUL!!!

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My friends and I booked a 60 message for 5 PM. We arrived at the SPA around 4:45 PM; however, we had to wait until a room freed up, which took over 30 minutes. Our message begun 20 minutes after our original scheduled time due to them not having a room for us even though we made the reservation in advance. My friend and I were in the same room and before we started, the masseuse asked my friend what time our appointment was and my friend answered her 5 PM. The message was horrible. They were untrained and did not know what they were doing. All the knots that was not touched and they did not know where to message. It felt like they were groping me as pose to messaging me. If felt like the message ended quick so I asked them was that 60 minutes, and they yes. Therefore, we took a shower quickly and as I was putting on my watch, I noticed that the time was little pass 6 PM. How is it possible that we started a 60 minutes message at 5:30 something, I took a shower, and the time was not even 6:30. They cheated us out of 20-30 minutes of message time. I went back downstairs and told them that we paid for a 60 minutes, not a 45 minutes. They pretend that they don?t speak English; therefore, I went back upstairs. The front desk said that I was on time and she asked the masseuse and they are indicating we got our 60 minutes. I told her that we were waiting upstairs and then downstairs to wait for a room to free up for more than 30 minutes. She said she did not know. There English is really bad and they pretend that they did not understand. But the time shows that we did not get our 60 minutes. The changing clothes, message, and shower all took less than 60 minutes, so obviously we did not get our 60 minutes message. They were laughing at me and speaking in Chinese while I was talking to them. I highly DO NOT recommend this place. Not only is the services bad, their customer service bad as well.

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★☆☆☆☆

My friends and I booked a 60 message for 5 PM. We arrived at the SPA around 4:45 PM; however, we had to wait until a room freed up, which took over 30 minutes. Our message begun 20 minutes after our original scheduled time due to them not having a room for us even though we made the reservation in advance. My friend and I were in the same room and before we started, the masseuse asked my friend what time our appointment was and my friend answered her 5 PM. The message was horrible. They were untrained and did not know what they were doing. All the knots that was not touched and they did not know where to message. It felt like they were groping me as pose to messaging me. If felt like the message ended quick so I asked them was that 60 minutes, and they yes. Therefore, we took a shower quickly and as I was putting on my watch, I noticed that the time was little pass 6 PM. How is it possible that we started a 60 minutes message at 5:30 something, I took a shower, and the time was not even 6:30. They cheated us out of 20-30 minutes of message time. I went back downstairs and told them that we paid for a 60 minutes, not a 45 minutes. They pretend that they don?t speak English; therefore, I went back upstairs. The front desk said that I was on time and she asked the masseuse and they are indicating we got our 60 minutes. I told her that we were waiting upstairs and then downstairs to wait for a room to free up for more than 30 minutes. She said she did not know. There English is really bad and they pretend that they did not understand. But the time shows that we did not get our 60 minutes. The changing clothes, message, and shower all took less than 60 minutes, so obviously we did not get our 60 minutes message. They were laughing at me and speaking in Chinese while I was talking to them. I highly DO NOT recommend this place. Not only is the services bad, their customer service bad as well.

Pros: None

Cons: Staff are not trained, they do not speak English well (or pretends they do not speak it), rude and bad services

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I have gone to many spas around the world, and had massage from many different masseuses. If you are looking for a spa with fantastic facilites, this is definitely not for you. It has the basic Roman showers and dry steam rooms, but it does not have a whirlpool or scented baths, and space is very limited. In addition, one of the most discomforting aspects is the lack of air-conditioning in the spa. However, the deep tissue massage with Tiffany was absolutely amazing. She is definitely one of the best masseuses i have ever had, and truly knows how to really massage the body. While the spa itself is not fantastic, I keep going back becuase Tiffany is truly amazing!

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★★★★☆

I have gone to many spas around the world, and had massage from many different masseuses. If you are looking for a spa with fantastic facilites, this is definitely not for you. It has the basic Roman showers and dry steam rooms, but it does not have a whirlpool or scented baths, and space is very limited. In addition, one of the most discomforting aspects is the lack of air-conditioning in the spa. However, the deep tissue massage with Tiffany was absolutely amazing. She is definitely one of the best masseuses i have ever had, and truly knows how to really massage the body. While the spa itself is not fantastic, I keep going back becuase Tiffany is truly amazing!

Pros: great deep tissue massages; great spa package (6 massages for the price of 5)

Cons: does not have a whirpool; does not have adequate air conditioning

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I've had such a great experience here. I liked my massage so much, I bought a series of 5 massages. In addition, all my pregnant friends are coming too and also bought the series. Ask for Jenny. She is so gentle and caring. I thought pre-natal massages might be uncomfortable for 60 minutes, but it's been such a dream. The price is right too!

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★★★★★

I've had such a great experience here. I liked my massage so much, I bought a series of 5 massages. In addition, all my pregnant friends are coming too and also bought the series. Ask for Jenny. She is so gentle and caring. I thought pre-natal massages might be uncomfortable for 60 minutes, but it's been such a dream. The price is right too!

Pros: great pre-natal massage

Cons: none

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As a birthday present to me someone sent me to the BAYAN CITI SPA and I just loved it. I talk about it to all my friends, and tell them that they need to go and get pampered. I had the all day treatment, which included a body scrub, rinse, back massage, facial, lunch, manicure & pedicure; and everything was great. The food was good, service was good, very relaxing and i am trying to make time to go back.

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★★★★☆

As a birthday present to me someone sent me to the BAYAN CITI SPA and I just loved it. I talk about it to all my friends, and tell them that they need to go and get pampered. I had the all day treatment, which included a body scrub, rinse, back massage, facial, lunch, manicure & pedicure; and everything was great. The food was good, service was good, very relaxing and i am trying to make time to go back.

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i had purchased a spa week gift card which i used now and the service was bad... i was taken 15 min earlier which is fine since i arrived early but massage was cut short by 15 min! i thought that was so unprofessional and just wrong..... do not recommend, if you extend spa week offers, honor them

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★★☆☆☆

i had purchased a spa week gift card which i used now and the service was bad... i was taken 15 min earlier which is fine since i arrived early but massage was cut short by 15 min! i thought that was so unprofessional and just wrong..... do not recommend, if you extend spa week offers, honor them

Pros: best steam room, great relaxation area, skill

Cons: expensive, massage cut 15 short

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Great place to go for a couple package. We had a 90min Thai herbal massage in a couple room, its was so great. Just perfect for my paste. After the massage, I felt so energetic and flexible. I guess after all the pulling and stretching. I always worry of going to a public shower room,somehow its surprise me. Its was so clean!! The shower place made me felt like back to Asia. I miss that feeling. Then we had a spa pedicure, its was wonderful.

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★★★★☆

Great place to go for a couple package. We had a 90min Thai herbal massage in a couple room, its was so great. Just perfect for my paste. After the massage, I felt so energetic and flexible. I guess after all the pulling and stretching. I always worry of going to a public shower room,somehow its surprise me. Its was so clean!! The shower place made me felt like back to Asia. I miss that feeling. Then we had a spa pedicure, its was wonderful.

Cons: parking

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I am not a frequent spa goer because I am pretty picky about cleanness and level of services. In the past, I only willing to go to destination spas and that sometimes disappoint me. However, my girlfriend invited me to this spa for couple's massage for my birthday. We had four hands massage in a nicely decorated couple's room. Four hands massage means we have total 4 massage therapists to serve us. I have to say, all of them have magic hands. After the massage, I seriously feel 10 years younger and better.

In addition, this place is very clean and the staffs are definitely highly trained. This will be a frequent place for me to visit from now on for sure.

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★★★★☆

I am not a frequent spa goer because I am pretty picky about cleanness and level of services. In the past, I only willing to go to destination spas and that sometimes disappoint me. However, my girlfriend invited me to this spa for couple's massage for my birthday. We had four hands massage in a nicely decorated couple's room. Four hands massage means we have total 4 massage therapists to serve us. I have to say, all of them have magic hands. After the massage, I seriously feel 10 years younger and better.

In addition, this place is very clean and the staffs are definitely highly trained. This will be a frequent place for me to visit from now on for sure.

Pros: Clean, Friendly & Nicely Trained Staffs

Cons: Parking

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Well where do I begin, My experience at Bunya City Spa was very predictable, as soon as I stept in the Spa the Receptionist was very rude and unprofessional I got very weird looks, and it made me very uncomfortable. My sister actually bought me a facial for my 30th Birthday and I wish she gave me the money instead, My facial was o.k but the women that was giving the facial talked so much that my hour facial turned into a 1/2 hour facial, and at the end she was just going on and on with the products she suggested I buy that by the way were products from the spa soooo... I ended up paying the same amount my sister paid for the facial, in other words I paid for my facial!. At the End I don't Recommend this spa!!.

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★☆☆☆☆

Well where do I begin, My experience at Bunya City Spa was very predictable, as soon as I stept in the Spa the Receptionist was very rude and unprofessional I got very weird looks, and it made me very uncomfortable. My sister actually bought me a facial for my 30th Birthday and I wish she gave me the money instead, My facial was o.k but the women that was giving the facial talked so much that my hour facial turned into a 1/2 hour facial, and at the end she was just going on and on with the products she suggested I buy that by the way were products from the spa soooo... I ended up paying the same amount my sister paid for the facial, in other words I paid for my facial!. At the End I don't Recommend this spa!!.

Pros: Very Clean.

Cons: The staff need more training.

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I went for the thai massage for 50 minutes it was so relaxing and nice. The masseuse kept on talking to me
even thought i wanted to be massaged in peace. They have a very small sauna room but it's a nice place.
The owners are very rude and bitchy!

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★★★☆☆

I went for the thai massage for 50 minutes it was so relaxing and nice. The masseuse kept on talking to me
even thought i wanted to be massaged in peace. They have a very small sauna room but it's a nice place.
The owners are very rude and bitchy!

Pros: nice massage

Cons: rude owners

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I went to Banyan for the first time last night and was pleasantly surprised, this morning! I am a regular spa goer and tried the "Asian Blend Shiatsu". The space is relaxing but I wish it were a bit cleaner like Bliss usually is and I wish it was bigger. When I filled the usual form I said I am an "easily bruiser" and that I wanted "light pressure". Upon meeting my masseuse I asked one more time for a light massage. During the massage, which I thought it was a bit too strong for me, I asked again for light pressure thinking I would come out bruised already. The masseuse was very sweet and asked how I felt all the time. In the end I tried their steam rooms and loved it. But the real surprise was that all my shoulder and lower back pain disappeared when I woke up today! I am definitely going back!

2
★★★★★

I went to Banyan for the first time last night and was pleasantly surprised, this morning! I am a regular spa goer and tried the "Asian Blend Shiatsu". The space is relaxing but I wish it were a bit cleaner like Bliss usually is and I wish it was bigger. When I filled the usual form I said I am an "easily bruiser" and that I wanted "light pressure". Upon meeting my masseuse I asked one more time for a light massage. During the massage, which I thought it was a bit too strong for me, I asked again for light pressure thinking I would come out bruised already. The masseuse was very sweet and asked how I felt all the time. In the end I tried their steam rooms and loved it. But the real surprise was that all my shoulder and lower back pain disappeared when I woke up today! I am definitely going back!

Pros: Great massage, relaxing atmosphere

Cons: Small and not perfectly clean

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Recently I had a facial with Terri, who was especially great and made me feel so comfortable.
She were gentle and thorough and paid close attention to detail. I have been to other places where they yell at you for not taking care of your skin and they are really rough. Terri gives advice about what to do for home care and it really works! My face glows for weeks after I have a treatment. I have been recommending Terri to everyone I know.

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★★★★★

Recently I had a facial with Terri, who was especially great and made me feel so comfortable.
She were gentle and thorough and paid close attention to detail. I have been to other places where they yell at you for not taking care of your skin and they are really rough. Terri gives advice about what to do for home care and it really works! My face glows for weeks after I have a treatment. I have been recommending Terri to everyone I know.

Pros: Very clean

Cons: Small changing area

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Great massage. Went here with my girl friends for my birthday and we all had different but great experiences. I had the Oriental Herbal Compress with Thai Massage and LOVED it. The staff was professional, friendly and accomodating. TIP: Don't afraid to be vocal during your massage, if it's cold, say so, if it's too much pressure let them know... they WANT to make you as comfortable as possible, so communicate! Enjoy!

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★★★★★

Great massage. Went here with my girl friends for my birthday and we all had different but great experiences. I had the Oriental Herbal Compress with Thai Massage and LOVED it. The staff was professional, friendly and accomodating. TIP: Don't afraid to be vocal during your massage, if it's cold, say so, if it's too much pressure let them know... they WANT to make you as comfortable as possible, so communicate! Enjoy!

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i really recommand this place, best services with warm hearted greeting words welcoming you which gives you a unforgetable experience!

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★★★★★

i really recommand this place, best services with warm hearted greeting words welcoming you which gives you a unforgetable experience!

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Don't use this place for a gift. It's a nice spa, just like many others in SOHO, but the front desk horribly mangled a present to my girlfriend and made her pay on the spot rather than running my credit card as I had instructed them to do and confirmed. Spare yourself the aggravation of a poorly run front desk.

Why waste time with this place when other great places are just a couple of blocks away? I won't.

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★☆☆☆☆

Don't use this place for a gift. It's a nice spa, just like many others in SOHO, but the front desk horribly mangled a present to my girlfriend and made her pay on the spot rather than running my credit card as I had instructed them to do and confirmed. Spare yourself the aggravation of a poorly run front desk.

Why waste time with this place when other great places are just a couple of blocks away? I won't.

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Recommended by a close friend and went to Banyan Citi Spa the first time. I usually very picky about spas, because they can get really bad if they lack of experiences. However, I trusted my friend and gave a shot to Banyan Citi Spa. Luckily they did not disappoint me. I had the best massage I ever had with NEVER-WANT-TO-STOP ginger body polish. The staffs are so nice, sweet and very experience in what they do. My masseur gave me a light but wonderful Swedish massage follow with a ginger body polish, which smell so good. After the treatment, my skin feel like baby's skin, soft and silky. On top of that, the spa is stylish, clean and very beautiful. I do glad that I trusted my friend and I will definitely go back to try their other services. I am very comfortable recommending BanyanCiti Spa to everyone I know.

2
★★★★★

Recommended by a close friend and went to Banyan Citi Spa the first time. I usually very picky about spas, because they can get really bad if they lack of experiences. However, I trusted my friend and gave a shot to Banyan Citi Spa. Luckily they did not disappoint me. I had the best massage I ever had with NEVER-WANT-TO-STOP ginger body polish. The staffs are so nice, sweet and very experience in what they do. My masseur gave me a light but wonderful Swedish massage follow with a ginger body polish, which smell so good. After the treatment, my skin feel like baby's skin, soft and silky. On top of that, the spa is stylish, clean and very beautiful. I do glad that I trusted my friend and I will definitely go back to try their other services. I am very comfortable recommending BanyanCiti Spa to everyone I know.

Pros: Massage, Service, Ambience

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I am an avid spa-goer. I get weekly manicures and pedicures, and also go to Bliss Soho for facials every Thursday. I would say that my standards are high, but far from unreasonable. I went to Banyan tonight after work, having decided at the last minute I wanted a massage. The reviews here were decent, and the spa's website is impressive. The space is perfectly pleasant--small, but clean and stylish. However, the massage reminded me of those you get after paying for your $10 manicure--the incessant pounding on your back, the elbows digging into your shoulder blades, and the general lack of technique. Never before have I been in pain during a massage to the point of saying "ouch-STOP!" Furthermore, this was not the "wow she is really working those knots out of my back" kind of pain but rather the "she has no clue what she is doing" kind of pain. I paid $100 for my "Swedish" massage and received one hour of poking, intense prodding by the therapist's thumbs, and about 10 minutes of her STRADDLING me, using her elbows and knees to, again, POKE me in various ways. This was the kind of massage I'd expect from a "spa" in China Town, not from a spa which advertises itself as Banyan does. I am aching in all the wrong places. If at all possible, please keep searching CitySearch to find another spa.

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★☆☆☆☆

I am an avid spa-goer. I get weekly manicures and pedicures, and also go to Bliss Soho for facials every Thursday. I would say that my standards are high, but far from unreasonable. I went to Banyan tonight after work, having decided at the last minute I wanted a massage. The reviews here were decent, and the spa's website is impressive. The space is perfectly pleasant--small, but clean and stylish. However, the massage reminded me of those you get after paying for your $10 manicure--the incessant pounding on your back, the elbows digging into your shoulder blades, and the general lack of technique. Never before have I been in pain during a massage to the point of saying "ouch-STOP!" Furthermore, this was not the "wow she is really working those knots out of my back" kind of pain but rather the "she has no clue what she is doing" kind of pain. I paid $100 for my "Swedish" massage and received one hour of poking, intense prodding by the therapist's thumbs, and about 10 minutes of her STRADDLING me, using her elbows and knees to, again, POKE me in various ways. This was the kind of massage I'd expect from a "spa" in China Town, not from a spa which advertises itself as Banyan does. I am aching in all the wrong places. If at all possible, please keep searching CitySearch to find another spa.

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I saw this place one day after i was having dinner with my cousin and i walked in to get some info about the services and the people were very friendly and welcoming ...i later went to get a facial and ever since i am hooked ...the facial really showed a difference in my uneven skin tone....she extracted all the things in my pores....now i get my nails done and monthly facials there...i really recommand this place your skin will really get improved..............

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★★★★★

I saw this place one day after i was having dinner with my cousin and i walked in to get some info about the services and the people were very friendly and welcoming ...i later went to get a facial and ever since i am hooked ...the facial really showed a difference in my uneven skin tone....she extracted all the things in my pores....now i get my nails done and monthly facials there...i really recommand this place your skin will really get improved..............

Pros: great atmosphere

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I had a good massage done by Kitty. Like the others, she was in the room when I disrobed, but I was ok w/ that. She asked if the pressure was good & I told her what I liked & she did exactly what I wanted. I felt great afterwards. Spent some time in the sauna & steam room & took a nice shower. The dressing room is definitely SMALL, it was more like a small walkway. The lounging area was a nice touch to just chat w/ friends & have a small snack. My friend came w/ me & she had a bad experience. The girl she got did a chest massage (thank goodness mine didn't). So it all depends who you get. Ask for Kitty, she's good!

1
★★★☆☆

I had a good massage done by Kitty. Like the others, she was in the room when I disrobed, but I was ok w/ that. She asked if the pressure was good & I told her what I liked & she did exactly what I wanted. I felt great afterwards. Spent some time in the sauna & steam room & took a nice shower. The dressing room is definitely SMALL, it was more like a small walkway. The lounging area was a nice touch to just chat w/ friends & have a small snack. My friend came w/ me & she had a bad experience. The girl she got did a chest massage (thank goodness mine didn't). So it all depends who you get. Ask for Kitty, she's good!

Pros: Good massage by Kitty, steam room, showers

Cons: small changing area

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I got a thai massage as part of the spa week special. The lounge was nice but very small, I had to stand becuase there wasnt enough seating area, however, the lighting was nice, magazines, fruit, pretzels, ice water, tea were all provided in the lounge. I had to wait a while before I could actualy get my massage because there were many clients at the time and not enough staff. The locker room was very small and cramped. But what I did like about the spa was that it had many showers with shampoo, conditioner and body wash provided, it had a steam room. The spa was also very clean and provided hairdryer and other things for your use after showering. The massage that I got however, was disappointing. First , she asked me disrobe when she was in the room, which I thought was sorta strange. The massage hurt a little, and I thought that it would get rid of the knots in my shoulders, but instead my shoulders hurt even more and felt more knotted after the massage. All I have to say is that I was very disappointed with the massage, and I didnt feel relaxed and knot free after it .

2
★★★★☆

I got a thai massage as part of the spa week special. The lounge was nice but very small, I had to stand becuase there wasnt enough seating area, however, the lighting was nice, magazines, fruit, pretzels, ice water, tea were all provided in the lounge. I had to wait a while before I could actualy get my massage because there were many clients at the time and not enough staff. The locker room was very small and cramped. But what I did like about the spa was that it had many showers with shampoo, conditioner and body wash provided, it had a steam room. The spa was also very clean and provided hairdryer and other things for your use after showering. The massage that I got however, was disappointing. First , she asked me disrobe when she was in the room, which I thought was sorta strange. The massage hurt a little, and I thought that it would get rid of the knots in my shoulders, but instead my shoulders hurt even more and felt more knotted after the massage. All I have to say is that I was very disappointed with the massage, and I didnt feel relaxed and knot free after it .

Pros: nice spa with nice amenities

Cons: bad massage

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The receptionist at citispa was very helpful when I walked in without an appointment on Saturday morning. The place was empty at 9:30 as the the spa opens at 10. The changing area, sauna, locker, & steam room are very small considering the number of people the spa seems to accomodate, so I can imagine it could get quite busy later in the day. The lounge area has 2 televisions which I found very distracting from the relaxing atmosphere one expects from a spa. The massage room was lit by candlelight and looked clean and new...Then some rather strange stuff started happening. First of all, my masseur asked me to take off my robe while she was in the room and hand it to her so i was left standing next to the table and awkwardly trying to cover up!!! She listened to my request of a moderate pressure massage, however. But then when I turned over she WITHOUT ASKING pulled down the sheet and proceeded to massage my chest. I have been going to spas all over New York and that has never happened. I told her to stop, which she did, but I was so tense and embarassed the rest of the massage was awful. I brought this up to the receptionist afterwards and all she said was, our employees are very professional! No apologies or offers for money back or anything!!!!

1
★★★☆☆

The receptionist at citispa was very helpful when I walked in without an appointment on Saturday morning. The place was empty at 9:30 as the the spa opens at 10. The changing area, sauna, locker, & steam room are very small considering the number of people the spa seems to accomodate, so I can imagine it could get quite busy later in the day. The lounge area has 2 televisions which I found very distracting from the relaxing atmosphere one expects from a spa. The massage room was lit by candlelight and looked clean and new...Then some rather strange stuff started happening. First of all, my masseur asked me to take off my robe while she was in the room and hand it to her so i was left standing next to the table and awkwardly trying to cover up!!! She listened to my request of a moderate pressure massage, however. But then when I turned over she WITHOUT ASKING pulled down the sheet and proceeded to massage my chest. I have been going to spas all over New York and that has never happened. I told her to stop, which she did, but I was so tense and embarassed the rest of the massage was awful. I brought this up to the receptionist afterwards and all she said was, our employees are very professional! No apologies or offers for money back or anything!!!!

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I am a frequent spa goer (at least once or twice a month) and it was my first time visited Banyan Citi Spa. I found them on the spa week website and I am so glad that I picked them. The spa was a little busy on the day I visit (hey, it's spa week, everyone is taking advantage of it), but the receptionists were very polite and sweet and I waited may be or less than 5-10 minutes. The facility is very beautiful and clean.

I had facial and massage, which are TOTALLY AMAZING.... Words are not good enough to describe this experience. The Thai massage was a little different than the normal ones (I was not wearing pajamas), which my technician explained to me before it was because they had to rub a warm and wet Asian medicine ball on me in order for my muscle to relax even further more (I love it and did not care about not wearing a pajamas). My god, I have never felt so good in my life. After the massage, I had my facial in the same room (the receptionist suggested me to get my massage before my facial), I had a Esthetician who is so gentle. While I was steaming my face, the esthetican unexpectly gave me a wonderful shoulder and hands massage. The extraction was not pain at all and I felt every single one of my pores are clean after the facial. I swear those little fine lines on my forehead disapeared also. I still can not believe I only spent $104 (including tax) for TWO of those wonderful treatments.

Before I leave the spa, I brought huge amount of Gift Cards, which I can use them within 6 months period for the same Spa Week treatments. In addition, my friends and relatives will appreciate so much if I give some of my gift cards to them for the holidays (I might keep them all tough).

I highly recommend this spa, because it's truly one of the best spa I have ever been to in my life time (Well, maybe the Mandarin Hotel Spa in Bangkok, Thailand is the best & Banyan Citi Spa is the second best).

2
★★★★★

I am a frequent spa goer (at least once or twice a month) and it was my first time visited Banyan Citi Spa. I found them on the spa week website and I am so glad that I picked them. The spa was a little busy on the day I visit (hey, it's spa week, everyone is taking advantage of it), but the receptionists were very polite and sweet and I waited may be or less than 5-10 minutes. The facility is very beautiful and clean.

I had facial and massage, which are TOTALLY AMAZING.... Words are not good enough to describe this experience. The Thai massage was a little different than the normal ones (I was not wearing pajamas), which my technician explained to me before it was because they had to rub a warm and wet Asian medicine ball on me in order for my muscle to relax even further more (I love it and did not care about not wearing a pajamas). My god, I have never felt so good in my life. After the massage, I had my facial in the same room (the receptionist suggested me to get my massage before my facial), I had a Esthetician who is so gentle. While I was steaming my face, the esthetican unexpectly gave me a wonderful shoulder and hands massage. The extraction was not pain at all and I felt every single one of my pores are clean after the facial. I swear those little fine lines on my forehead disapeared also. I still can not believe I only spent $104 (including tax) for TWO of those wonderful treatments.

Before I leave the spa, I brought huge amount of Gift Cards, which I can use them within 6 months period for the same Spa Week treatments. In addition, my friends and relatives will appreciate so much if I give some of my gift cards to them for the holidays (I might keep them all tough).

I highly recommend this spa, because it's truly one of the best spa I have ever been to in my life time (Well, maybe the Mandarin Hotel Spa in Bangkok, Thailand is the best & Banyan Citi Spa is the second best).

Pros: Clean, Atmosphere, Sweet Staff

Cons: Hard to get appointment

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I went there at the end of a busy work day. The locker rooms are small, changing area uncomfortable and the sauna is the size of a closet. However, once I got a Thai massage, it was one of the best massages that I have received. If you are looking for a sanctuary to spend a few hours in, this is not the place, if you are looking for an excellent message, look no further.

2
★★★★☆

I went there at the end of a busy work day. The locker rooms are small, changing area uncomfortable and the sauna is the size of a closet. However, once I got a Thai massage, it was one of the best massages that I have received. If you are looking for a sanctuary to spend a few hours in, this is not the place, if you are looking for an excellent message, look no further.

Pros: Massage

Cons: Rushed Customer Service, Small Space

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My boyfriend and I went here for our anniversary and although he made appointments for massages, they goofed and somehow we each had a facial. It was the best facial I have ever had though, relaxing and skin-specific (I have very sensitive skin so that is pretty important to me).
The women's locker room is crowded and kind of stressful especially after your treatment when you are relaxed and out of it.
So before your appointment, get ready to knock elbows in the locker room and steam room/sauna areas, but also get ready for a wonderful treatment!

2
★★★★☆

My boyfriend and I went here for our anniversary and although he made appointments for massages, they goofed and somehow we each had a facial. It was the best facial I have ever had though, relaxing and skin-specific (I have very sensitive skin so that is pretty important to me).
The women's locker room is crowded and kind of stressful especially after your treatment when you are relaxed and out of it.
So before your appointment, get ready to knock elbows in the locker room and steam room/sauna areas, but also get ready for a wonderful treatment!

Pros: Great facial, nice staff

Cons: Cramped locker room, cold treatment rooms

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One of my coworker kept raving about this place so I decided to give it a try. I went without knowing I had to make a reservation but the receptionist greeted me with a friendly smile anyways, what a good start, she then thoroughly explained all the different kinds of massage they have and I went for their signature thai massage. I was told I was in no hurry so I went into the steam room, which was just what I needed. My therapist was absolutely incredible, she knew exactly which area I was in pain and helped me with all the knots on my back. I have serious lower back problem and her stretching really helped loosen up my muscles. One of the best massage I've ever had. I went again two weeks ago and this time with a different therapist, also very amazing.

2
★★★★★

One of my coworker kept raving about this place so I decided to give it a try. I went without knowing I had to make a reservation but the receptionist greeted me with a friendly smile anyways, what a good start, she then thoroughly explained all the different kinds of massage they have and I went for their signature thai massage. I was told I was in no hurry so I went into the steam room, which was just what I needed. My therapist was absolutely incredible, she knew exactly which area I was in pain and helped me with all the knots on my back. I have serious lower back problem and her stretching really helped loosen up my muscles. One of the best massage I've ever had. I went again two weeks ago and this time with a different therapist, also very amazing.

Pros: Nice and helpful staff, very clean, cute receptionist

Cons: too cold

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Theses ladies really have the magic touch. I you want to experiance some of the best spa professional, Banyan Citi Spa is a must!

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★★★★★

Theses ladies really have the magic touch. I you want to experiance some of the best spa professional, Banyan Citi Spa is a must!

Pros: Skill of professionals, friendly staff and value of service.

Cons: Dressing area in locker room could be larger.

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ok, i believed the hype and scheduled a much needed massage. the reception was fine, if not a bit distant, but it was the treatment that was beyond bad. the massage therapist asked what type of massage i wanted - swedish- and proceeded to pinch and poke and tug at me with the tiniest dab of oil applied - when asked to lighten up she said, oh, ok, but proceeded along the same route. she actually straddled me to cross the table (rather than going around!) and straddled my neck (while i was face down, thank god!) to massage my back and shoulders...soooo bizarre....so not relaxing and definitely NOT professional. and when i told the front desk at check out their response was "oh, sorry, next time we'll give you a different person." a different person? how about a price cut or a freebie for the weird experience/disappointment.

do yourself a favor and skip this place.

1
★★☆☆☆

ok, i believed the hype and scheduled a much needed massage. the reception was fine, if not a bit distant, but it was the treatment that was beyond bad. the massage therapist asked what type of massage i wanted - swedish- and proceeded to pinch and poke and tug at me with the tiniest dab of oil applied - when asked to lighten up she said, oh, ok, but proceeded along the same route. she actually straddled me to cross the table (rather than going around!) and straddled my neck (while i was face down, thank god!) to massage my back and shoulders...soooo bizarre....so not relaxing and definitely NOT professional. and when i told the front desk at check out their response was "oh, sorry, next time we'll give you a different person." a different person? how about a price cut or a freebie for the weird experience/disappointment.

do yourself a favor and skip this place.

Pros: none

Cons: bizarre, painful message - read the gruesome details above!

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. . . but this seemed pretty nice. I got a facial and a mani-pedi. The atmosphere and decor were really beautiful. I liked the dim, relaxing waiting room with lemon water and little snacks.
Having nothing to compare it to, I'd say it was good, but nothing I can't do myself with the right products and a magnifying mirror.

2
★★★★☆

. . . but this seemed pretty nice. I got a facial and a mani-pedi. The atmosphere and decor were really beautiful. I liked the dim, relaxing waiting room with lemon water and little snacks.
Having nothing to compare it to, I'd say it was good, but nothing I can't do myself with the right products and a magnifying mirror.

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Excellent massage! Excellent facial! Amazing staff! Highly recommend this jewel on West Broadway! Spotless facility and great customer service.

2
★★★★★

Excellent massage! Excellent facial! Amazing staff! Highly recommend this jewel on West Broadway! Spotless facility and great customer service.

Pros: Massage, Facial

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I have never been so luxurious pampered in my life. BanyanCitiSpa's Four Hands Massage was performed by two technicians, who massage my whole body non-stop for 90 minutes. Since I was having four hands massage me at the same time, every inch of my body was relax and this experience was totally amazing. After the massage, I had a brazilian wax, which was totally unpainful and the experience was much pleasant than any place I have ever visisted. In addition to their service, the spa is so clean and beautiful. I will recommend everyone I know to go there, because I LOVE it so much.

2
★★★★★

I have never been so luxurious pampered in my life. BanyanCitiSpa's Four Hands Massage was performed by two technicians, who massage my whole body non-stop for 90 minutes. Since I was having four hands massage me at the same time, every inch of my body was relax and this experience was totally amazing. After the massage, I had a brazilian wax, which was totally unpainful and the experience was much pleasant than any place I have ever visisted. In addition to their service, the spa is so clean and beautiful. I will recommend everyone I know to go there, because I LOVE it so much.

Pros: professional, nice staffs, beautiful environment

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I found this spa by chance and it looked really nice on the inside beautifully decorated. The prices seemed great at the time!! I returned a couple of months later for an eyebrow wax and man-pedi.

The waxing seemed rush and she took a little too much off when I specifically told her not to when she suggested arching my brows. I realized after the fact never to have my brows arched if I do not naturally have one because after it was done, it looked odd. And I didnt think she was very tentative either. It seemed to go by very fast.

I thought the mani-pedi combo was $35 but apparently it was changed to $45. Thats a bit expensive for services I could have gotten for less at those nail parlors. I cant complain about the results of the mani-pedi but I will explore other spa mani-pedi.

1
★★★☆☆

I found this spa by chance and it looked really nice on the inside beautifully decorated. The prices seemed great at the time!! I returned a couple of months later for an eyebrow wax and man-pedi.

The waxing seemed rush and she took a little too much off when I specifically told her not to when she suggested arching my brows. I realized after the fact never to have my brows arched if I do not naturally have one because after it was done, it looked odd. And I didnt think she was very tentative either. It seemed to go by very fast.

I thought the mani-pedi combo was $35 but apparently it was changed to $45. Thats a bit expensive for services I could have gotten for less at those nail parlors. I cant complain about the results of the mani-pedi but I will explore other spa mani-pedi.

Pros: Clean, Nice decor

Cons: Pricey

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I recently went to this spa the first time because I saw them on TV and would like to try their new men's facility. The experience I had was totally amazing. Before my visit to Banyan, I was uncomfortable with the spa experience, picturing myself sipping chamomile tea in tiny robes with cucumbers over their eyelids and cotton balls between their toes. While the appeal of sore muscle relief with a pampering massage was also tempting. As a result, I tried their signature Ashiatsu massage, a strenuous treatment that works by applying pressure to my back using the therapists feet (the masseuse stays steady by holding on to grip bars installed on the ceiling). Being walked all over has never felt so good in my life.
I have totally changed my perpective of spa after my visit to Banyan and I have went back the second time within a week.

2
★★★★★

I recently went to this spa the first time because I saw them on TV and would like to try their new men's facility. The experience I had was totally amazing. Before my visit to Banyan, I was uncomfortable with the spa experience, picturing myself sipping chamomile tea in tiny robes with cucumbers over their eyelids and cotton balls between their toes. While the appeal of sore muscle relief with a pampering massage was also tempting. As a result, I tried their signature Ashiatsu massage, a strenuous treatment that works by applying pressure to my back using the therapists feet (the masseuse stays steady by holding on to grip bars installed on the ceiling). Being walked all over has never felt so good in my life.
I have totally changed my perpective of spa after my visit to Banyan and I have went back the second time within a week.

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The spa is small but beautifully set up and SO CLEAN!!! The staff is charming and very friendly. You never feel as though you are on a conveyor belt (as I did each time I went to Bliss). The Facial that I had and the accupressure were both totally FANTASTIC. Also very close to Tomoe - a great sushi lunch then a spa experience, you can't beat it!

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★★★★★

The spa is small but beautifully set up and SO CLEAN!!! The staff is charming and very friendly. You never feel as though you are on a conveyor belt (as I did each time I went to Bliss). The Facial that I had and the accupressure were both totally FANTASTIC. Also very close to Tomoe - a great sushi lunch then a spa experience, you can't beat it!

Pros: GREAT Staff, Great Location

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This spa is definitely my favor. I passed by the spa while I was shopping in the Soho area the other day and their decoration was so beautiful, so I decided to try out the service. I was so pleased with their service and the result of my facial. Their signature Asian Sesame Facial was amazing. I will sure go back! Good Value!

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★★★★★

This spa is definitely my favor. I passed by the spa while I was shopping in the Soho area the other day and their decoration was so beautiful, so I decided to try out the service. I was so pleased with their service and the result of my facial. Their signature Asian Sesame Facial was amazing. I will sure go back! Good Value!

Pros: Clean, Beautiful Place, Great Service

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I frequent many spas in NYC and Banyan Citi Spa is a wonderful addition! I was impressed with the full steam room and sauna. The massage rooms were GREAT. tranquil, warm and fairly big which is nice. Small massage rooms make me feel claustrophibic! everything is super clean since it is brand new. the location is very convenient too. (across from Dos Caminos in Soho....yum!) I can't wait to go back to Banyan and try out all of their services and really pamper myself.

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★★★★★

I frequent many spas in NYC and Banyan Citi Spa is a wonderful addition! I was impressed with the full steam room and sauna. The massage rooms were GREAT. tranquil, warm and fairly big which is nice. Small massage rooms make me feel claustrophibic! everything is super clean since it is brand new. the location is very convenient too. (across from Dos Caminos in Soho....yum!) I can't wait to go back to Banyan and try out all of their services and really pamper myself.

Pros: Clean, New

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I totally love this spa. The service is great, people are extremely nice and sweet. The best thing I love is their environment. I get to use their steam room, sauna room and zen-style lounge for complete relaxation. After the spa, I can go to my favor restaurants around the Soho area, very convenience.

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★★★★★

I totally love this spa. The service is great, people are extremely nice and sweet. The best thing I love is their environment. I get to use their steam room, sauna room and zen-style lounge for complete relaxation. After the spa, I can go to my favor restaurants around the Soho area, very convenience.

Pros: Great Location, Excellent Service, Super Clean

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Going to Banyan Citi Spa reminds me my wonderful South East Asia vacation. Their decoration and environment is totally beautiful. I had their traditional Thai Massage and it was totally amazing. In addition, the staffs are so friendly and warm. Iwill definitely be a regular guess there.

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★★★★★

Going to Banyan Citi Spa reminds me my wonderful South East Asia vacation. Their decoration and environment is totally beautiful. I had their traditional Thai Massage and it was totally amazing. In addition, the staffs are so friendly and warm. Iwill definitely be a regular guess there.

Pros: Good Value, Excellent Location

Cons: Need Better Music

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Sparkling mosaic tiles and a trickling floor-to-ceiling waterfall induce Southeast Asian relaxation upon entering. A mint green and sandstone color scheme gives way to 13 muraled treatment rooms, where exotic birds are painted perched in…

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