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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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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
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
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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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Need to go back again

It's only been a day and I want to go back to spend the day. The staff is very friendly and the atmosphere is relaxing. I strongly recommend the Hot Stone Massage at anytime of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rachel Q
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Guelph, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have gone in for treatments to this spa a few times and was satisfied with the result of the treatment however not the overall experience. Hope this experience helps if you are trying to decide where to go... By far the best treatments I have had at Holtz were their facials - from signature to regular - and I... More 

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Thank Oceansnthings
Guelph, Canada
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58 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's only been a day and I want to go back to spend the day. The staff is very friendly and the atmosphere is relaxing. I strongly recommend the Hot Stone Massage at anytime of the Year, the RMT's are very good, friendly and ensure that you have a relaxing time.

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Thank Rachel Q
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Have been to Holtz Spa many times now and have never been disappointed, from the friendly front desk staff to service excellent service providers, always a great experience.

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Thank Shippy B
Christine O, Manager at Holtz Spa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience at Holtz Spa. We are very pleased you enjoyed your services and hope to see you again soon at Holtz Spa. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank Susanne W
Christine O, Manager at Holtz Spa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and taking the time to describe your service. We are pleased you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again at Holtz Spa. More 

Ottawa, Canada
1 review
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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Thank Tara D
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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7 Thank Natalie P
Montreal, Canada
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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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1 Thank Claude P
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 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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5 Thank Manon L
Waterloo
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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2 Thank Karen R
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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