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The Salt Spa of Asheville and Himalayan Salt Cave Sanctuary

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Amazing Experience!

From the moment you walk in the door Inez is there to greet and welcome you. She explains a bit... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
Suzy K
Johnson City, Tennessee
Relax and rewind!

If you are travel weary and find yourself in Asheville, take an hour out of your day and relax and... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Brunswick, Georgia
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Take a deep breath and relax - You have arrived in Asheville's first and original salt spa with Himalayan salt cave, The Salt Spa of Asheville & Himalayan Salt Cave Sanctuary. We offer authentic Salt Therapy (Halotherapy)! It is going to be a...more
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473 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC 28803-2891
+1 828-505-1838
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

From the moment you walk in the door Inez is there to greet and welcome you. She explains a bit about halotherapy and puts you right at ease. The halotherapy session is deeply relaxing, and I found that I was able to achieve a much...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 1, 2018

This was my first time at a dry salt cave. I'm not sure if I got any benefits from my time in the salt room but it was relaxing. It was a good way to break up the day. You wear white socks or booties...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

If you are travel weary and find yourself in Asheville, take an hour out of your day and relax and rewind in the salt cave. You will leave rejuvenated and ready to get back on the road. Check out their website for more info.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

We did the salt cave and massage both. Unfortunately the couples together massage was sold out so we had to switch from being in the cave to the massage room at opposite times. It was still very relaxing and the massage was great. Definitely a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank kylibreeding
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

This was the best. 4 of us girls went together for a day of bliss. It was just what we all needed! The Salt Spa was nice to relax & breathe. I went to sleep with the reflexology. The massage was great too! I just...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Jan G
Reviewed January 28, 2018

I've visited several salt spas, and this is my favorite. Ines, the owner, is extremely warm and friendly. She has such a sweet nature. I instantly relax when I walk through the door. I've taken my husband, my elderly parents, and friends. This time I...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is a soothing wellness activity to enjoy alone or with friends. The spa is very clean and the staff is friendly and patient. I enjoy the peace and quiet, combined with the results I get. The salt treatments and lounge, amplify the benefits of...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank BearAware2015
Reviewed October 11, 2017

My wife booked us a session in the salt cave after reading about this place online and watching the video. It kind of seems like a nondescript exterior but the man-made salt cave room was otherwordly. With only one session, I can't speak to the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
6  Thank TarHeel
Reviewed July 29, 2017

My wife treated me to this and a salt bed session with her. It was surprisingly calming and peaceful. The picture of the salt room is very accurate. I would definitely try it again and if in this area, I would only go to this...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank reality124
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Joined by my husband and three friends, we enjoyed 45 minutes in the salt cave. It was very relaxing, and the purported health benefits make sense to me! The owner was knowledgable, friendly, and accommodating. Highly recommend, and will do it again...but may also add...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Christy G
July 31, 2015|
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Response from KCnana2014 | Reviewed this property |
Do NOT wear a bathing suit! Wear loose-fitting comfortable street clothes and a light sweater if you tend to be cold in 65* weather. The cave is cool, and they have a fan circulating at all times, but once you have settled... More
Christy G
July 31, 2015|
Response from SaltSpaAsheville | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your interest in The Salt Spa of Asheville. We offer multiple services here that need different preparation. For Halotherapy (Salt Therapy) in our Himalayan Salt Cave Room we suggest wearing comfortable... More