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Holtz Spa

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Neighborhood: Byward Market Area
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Address: 45 Rideau Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5W8, Canada
Phone Number: +1 613-241-7770
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Tue 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed - Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: Holtz Spa is Ottawa's largest full service day spa and offers a welcomed...
Holtz Spa is Ottawa's largest full service day spa and offers a welcomed respite from Ottawa's busy downtown. Just steps away from Parliament Hill and all the major attractions, you will find an oasis of calm, where highly trained professionals offer a wide range of holistic treatments to balance, relax and rejuvenate. Massage Therapy and Bodywork, Advanced Skincare, Esthetics, a full service Hair Design Studio and on-site gourmet food services, create the perfect spa getaway destination for just one service or an entire day. Ask about our Couples Hotel & Spa Packages when planning your next visit to Ottawa.
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Foot Treatment

After days exploring Ottawa as a tourist, I sought a foot massage near my hotel. I booked at Holtz and was very pleased with my choice. I receive an extremely skillful foot... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Susanne W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

After days exploring Ottawa as a tourist, I sought a foot massage near my hotel. I booked at Holtz and was very pleased with my choice. I receive an extremely skillful foot treatment. The therapist offered me a smooth mix of massage, reflexology, exfoliation and genuine care. It was the best foot treatment I have ever experienced. The spa is... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

I went there for a pedicure with my mom. The treatment was relaxing and the staff members were friendly and personable.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

What I thought was going to be a nice “day off treat” for myself didn’t turn out to be THAT relaxing, I work in the spa industry and am well aware of the things needed to be done to make clients happy but I didn’t see that in Holtz spa. I got the hot stone massage with the eucalyptus steam... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I booked a massage at the Holtz Spa in Ottawa. The people there were very accommodating. Had a massage with Jessica, who was excellent! One of the best massages I've ever had. When going to spas, you never really know what you're going to get, but she delivered, Checking in with me at the right times as not to be... More 

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Christine O, Manager at Holtz Spa, responded to this review

Dear Claude, Thank you very much for the feedback on your massages. We are very proud of our excellent Massage Therapists and are pleased that you enjoyed your treatments. We hope to see you again soon at Holtz Spa. Kind Regards More 

Gatineau, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Someone gave me a gift certificate for "Holtz Supreme Day at the Spa." It was my first time going to this spa. I had a good day but not great. I would have left disappointed if I would have paid for the package, which was $399 before taxes. The massage therapist was a bit rough around the edges. I didn't... More 

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Waterloo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I received this a birthday gift. Lovely ! Although the pampering would be great , I really needed a deep tissue massage that would work through the issues in my back, neck and shoulders. To my surprise- that is exactly what I received! AMANDA was the best masseuse/ massage therapist I have ever had! I only wished that I lived... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I was visiting Ottawa from New York for the weekend and made an appointment at Holtz Spa because of the proximity to my hotel. I was very happy with the service Karen Wetendorf provided and the overall professionalism and kindness of Holtz Spa. Karen was very knowledgeable, friendly and made sure she understood how I wanted my hair done. She... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I booked a couple's massage for my girlfriend and I as a Valentines Day gift. Needless to say we were excited before we ever walked in and our expectations were high. These expectations were met and surpassed by the friendly, polite and professional staff. Our coats were hung for us as we checked in and we were directed to the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I have been a happy customer at Holtz Spa since the early 1990s. Meticulously clean, elegant Asian style decor, and highly qualified aestheticians are at your service. I have used a variety of aesthetic services; manicure, pedicure, facials, eyebrow/lash tinting and sports massage. Each has ranged from entirely satisfactory to utterly blissful. Even though I am not a frequent customer,... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I have tried various spas in Ottawa and am now a devotee of Holtz Spa. My last facial a couple of weeks ago was fantastic as always - Buki is the most wonderful esthetician and I highly recommend her to anyone looking for the perfect facial done by a true professional. I now have Kat doing my hair and I... More 

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