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Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Absolute Nirvana lived up to the name

I stopped in for a deluxe 2-hour treatment and chose the Balinese Boreh. It's a little bit of... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
Roamey
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New York, NY
Extraordinary Pampering!

Every few years my wonderful husband surprises me with a birthday gift certificate for a massage... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
bmillerOaxaca
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Oaxaca
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Experience sublime bliss in the heart of downtown Santa Fe. Featuring traditional Asian spa rituals and luxurious rose petal baths, we are dedicated to the ancient healing art of using plants, herbs and spices for inner and outer beauty. In...more
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

I stopped in for a deluxe 2-hour treatment and chose the Balinese Boreh. It's a little bit of everything: foot massage, one-hour full body massage, and body scrub from a spicy mix of cloves, cinnamon, turmeric, and some other toasty scents. The spa is housed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roamey
cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Ah.....the Boreh is indeed an incredible treatment. In Bali they use this treatment to treat body aches and pains from daily life, or to combat the onset of a cold or flu. Of course it is heavenly whether one is under the weather or not....More

Reviewed September 16, 2018

Every few years my wonderful husband surprises me with a birthday gift certificate for a massage at Nirvana Spa. This year I received an hour massage, followed by a 30 minute foot massage, and a half hour soak in the granite tub with floating aromatic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

Dear bmillerOaxaca, Goodness, you do have a wonderful husband! Lucky you to have Karin, who is an exceptional therapist. In truth, I would say every one of our therapists is amazing, and as they all have between 12-28 years of experience, they really know what...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

My partner and I had a fantastic experience during our recent visit. The manager is a delight and a joy - imparting a warmth and feeling of belonging to the spa. She also went out of her way to accommodate me: I did not have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Thank you so very much for your glowing praise of your time at Absolute Nirvana, and for he high recommendations. I am so happy you felt so relaxed and well cared for. We hope to see you again soon. All the best, Carolyn

Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

I arrived early and my therapist was Karin! She started with a foot bath and a small chocolate and açaí berry drink then on to my amazing and relaxing massage. After the massage I had a papaya and brown sugar scrub. After the scrub a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

We truly appreciate reading this glowing review, and are gratified to learn how much you loved the Brown Sugar & Papaya Deluxe Treatment. It is such a luxurious treatment, and leaves the skin feeling silky smooth and baby soft. And yes, Karin is an incredible...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018

My husband and I both had fantastic treatments here. He had a massage, and I had the hot stones treatment. We both left feeling blissful and deeply relaxed. This is not a typical chain hotel type spa - if you're looking for that, go elsewhere....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Dear Alan, Thank you for writing in with such a comprehensive description of the spa - you really captured the essence of Absolute Nirvana. Indeed, we are not at a chain hotel spa, and all staff are deeply devoted to their work with us. All...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had separate massages here yesterday. Hubby thought his was excellent, but I was a little disappointed. I was expecting a calm spa experience in a dark room with spa music, pristine bedding, and an outstanding massage therapist. My experience was less...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Dear Auburngirl, I am so very sorry you did not fully enjoy your massage at Nirvana, though we are delighted your husband found his massage to be "excellent". We are still trying to figure out why the music stopped playing at the beginning of your...More

Reviewed June 28, 2018

I loved my experience at Absolute Nirvana. I would say it was one of my favorite spa experiences, and I have a massage at least monthly. My massage therapist had such a peaceful energy. It was easy to relax and enjoy. The massage was lovely....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Dear Kelli C, It makes my day to read a review such as yours! I am so pleased you enjoyed your experience at Nirvana from start to finish, and received the peace and relaxation you were seeking. We shall hope to see you again before...More

Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Received the brown sugar, papaya deluxe treatment with added on facial. There's parking in the back. Spa grounds are beautiful and quiet. Pamela is incredible at creating a relaxing, peaceful experience. The rose petal bath is a must have!! The ginger tea offered with the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Dear Choli D, Ah.....how wonderful that you experienced Nirvana while at our spa. It is indeed our intent to provide just such a heavenly and beautiful experience for our guests. You are correct: we have no sauna or jacuzzi, though our rose petal baths are...More

Reviewed May 12, 2018

This was not my first massage at Absolute Nirvana, but it had been awhile. All my previous ones were great and this one was no exception. Since I was staying at the Madeleine Inn, it was so convenient to book a visit here. After all,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Dear Keith, It is wonderful to see familiar faces come back to the inn and spa, and we are delighted that you have become such a loyal patron. It sure is convenient to book an appointment at the spa while staying at The Madeleine Inn...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018

I LOVED the Madeleine Inn & the Nirvana Spa. Located in the small courtyard outside the door from the Inn. Staff fabulous. Expert Spa Staff. I had a massage & facial & thoroughly enjoyed it. Clean, pretty facility off garden of Inn. I would return...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ccwhelan1
cl22464, Owner at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Dear ccwhelan1, Oh how I love reading that you LOVED your time with us. What a delight it will be to see you again. All the best, Carolyn

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Marilyn L
April 16, 2018|
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We have no age limitations on either end of the scale, and leave that up to individual guests to determine if our services would be appropriate. Our tables are hydraulic, so can be lowered easily to allow easy access on and... More
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Thank you very much for your interest in Absolute Nirvana. Our menu and pricing can be found at our website. For some reason TripAdvisor will not allow me to include the website address, but you can just google Absolute... More
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