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O'Kari Hammam

22 rue Dussoubs, 75002 Paris, France (Opéra)
01 42 36 94 66
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Ranked #80 of 491 Activities in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Spas
Owner description: To bring the age-old traditions of the Hammam (steam room) to modern life, and to transmit the precious values of this practice to other women – these... more » Owner description: To bring the age-old traditions of the Hammam (steam room) to modern life, and to transmit the precious values of this practice to other women – these are the desires that motivated Karisma Lasfar to share her culture and its history. The opening of O’Kari Hammam-spa was the fulfilment of these long-cherished aspirations.How much time do you have ? Karima wants to know if you have enough time to spare to receive the true Hammam experience. Two hours at least! And three would be much better! That’s because the Hammam experience at O’Kari is the polar opposite of all those “express” beauty treatments offered elsewhere.A sign of refinement and civilization in antiquity, the Hammam is an art of living, a rite dedicated to the harmony and the beauty of the body. This deserves all the time we can spare. « less
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Very welcoming reception at this hammam!!!! Although it is a bit small ( American standards) they make a very efficient use of the space they have and everything is clean and well- kept. My daughter and I did a package - several are possible - that lasted a little over 2 hours. It was a lovely experience , finished off... More

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New York, New York, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I was staying in the best neighborhood in a wonderful apartment - the hot water heater broke. Solution? Go to a hammam! At O'Kari I got super lucky - the experience of getting squeaky clean and blissfully relaxed after steam, soap scrub rubdown, and hair washing in a pristine friendly (family run) aesthetic environment at a great price point was... More

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Corfu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I booked the basic 2 hour package and ended up staying for 3 1/2. They made me feel very welcome. The staff are extremely professional. Best hammam experience I have had. Highly recommended to de-stress and relax.

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San Diego, California
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4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I have never visited a Hammam before, so I must admit I'm a first timer with this review. But did I ever enjoy the experience! I checked in for three hours of bliss: hot steam, cool water, hot steam, total body/hair wash with oil treatment, scrub, hot steam, cool pool with lemon drink, hot steam, great massage, rest with hot... More

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Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I had my first hammam experience at O'Kari and absolutely loved it. If you've been to American spas, it might come as a bit of a shock--you have the no pressure option to go au naturel and you get massaged almost everywhere. I went by myself after almost a week of traveling with my family and did the O'Kari Basic... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

My girlfriend and I decided to finish our trip to Paris with an afternoon at O'Kari Hammam, and it was amazing. So relaxing, Karima so attentive and genuine, the atmosphere so welcoming, it couldn't have been more perfect. We booked the basic 2 hour package and ended up being there for 3 hours! Steam to jacuzzi to steam and back... More

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Leonding, Austria
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61 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

…one problem is the language, we got by with our french but you need to know a little bit that's for sure. it is women only and the staff is very friendly. Small place, our first hammam experience was truly comfortable and relaxing. one of the best things was the hair treatment with almond oil. we booked the O'kari friends... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

I was lucky to have my Fiancè book this spa as a birthday present and what a gift it was! It was such a unique experience and I loved my therapist. The exfoliation and hair and face mask was soooo nice, and the massage at the end was very relaxing. I could have spent all day in there! My only... More

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

O'Kari is a beautiful SPA located in a lovely part of Paris. Service was outstanding from the moment I stepped into the place to receive a warm welcome through a professional peeling & massage until the end when I got a mint tea and a pastrie. Had a perfect afternoon!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Wonderful experience Karima and her team were so helpful to me speaking in English. Such a relaxing afternoon. Feeling very Zen!

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