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Swedish Massage
This classic massage relaxes the body and improves circulation. Swedish massage is a traditional European technique that involves the use of oil, long strokes and light-to-medium pressure. If you are looking for a calming massage, this is ideal. This should definitely be the massage of choice if you’re a first-time spa visitor.50 or 80 minutes
Deep Tissue Massage
This massage uses a deeper, therapeutic method to help alleviate tension by releasing tightness and reducing muscle pain. This firm massage is not recommended for the first time spa-visitor or women who may be pregnant.50 or 80 minutes
Traditional Asian Massage
This service is done in loose clothing and encourages the release of blocked energy. We use Asian-inspired techniques including acupressure and stretching, while firm pressure is applied to various points along your meridian lines. Unblocking these energy pathways will help promote relaxation and overall well-being.50 or 80 minutes
Foot Reflexology
This healing massage stimulates energy pathways. Your service will begin with a brief foot scrub using finely ground fresh Sea Salt, followed by a pressure point massage promoting relaxation.25 minutes
Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage
This abbreviated massage helps relieve tension by working on the high stress muscles of the neck, shoulders and back. This is the perfect treatment to relieve tension if you’re short on time.25 minutes
Seasonal Body Butter
Enrich and moisturize your skin by enjoying a rich shea butter massage. After using a combination of techniques to facilitate your relaxation and rejuvenation, your therapist will present you with a small gift of this nourishing product to continue your spa experience at home! Your skin will be healthy and hydrated.50 minutes
Palomar Stone
In this ancient healing journey, heated stones are used to massage the body and warm the muscles. Utilizing Swedish techniques, the deep penetrating warmth and scent of Wild Mint and Sage organic oil will melt away your tension, and you will experience peacefulness and relaxation.50 or 80 minutes
Couples Massage
Experience the afore-mentioned massages side-by-side in one of our Signature Spa Suites designed for couples. This luxurious accommodation is available for an upgrade of 10 per person. Please request this suite specifically at the time of reservation.
Dry Brush Treatment
This brisk exfoliation with a honeycomb body mitt will stimulate blood flow and cellular renewal. Perfect alone, or as an upgrade to any massage. 25 minutes
Seasonal Body Polish
Your experience will begin with a vitamin-enriched exfoliation, followed by a shea butter application to renew your skin’s radiance. Your skin will feel nourished and pampered!50 minutes
Seasonal Body Envelopment
A full body, dry brush exfoliation followed by a nourishing sea mud masque envelopment will invigorate and soothe your body simultaneously. A scalp massage further enhances your relaxation. 50 minutes
Embrace the essence of the Pala Spa as you enjoy
Our Signature Rituals.
Your experience will be enhanced if you are able to take the time before your service begins to engage in pre-treatment in the sauna or steam room for 15 minutes.
Energizing Spirulina Experience
Awaken your senses along this purifying journey of invigoration. Experience an energizing, deep cleansing salt scrub imbued with Juniper Essential Oil to help detoxify and promote circulation. Your body is then wrapped with Spirulina Algae for an instant nutrient boost. An energizing massage completes the treatment to further stimulate the skin for a firmer, more toned appearance.80 minutes
Ginger Renewal
To begin, earthly minerals are combined with ginger’s healing properties in an invigorating full body exfoliation. Following is a pampering back, neck and shoulder massage with Organic Ginger Oil and warm healing stones. Next, nourish and relax inside a warm cocoon while a luxurious pressure point face massage complete this head-to-toe service. 80 minutes
Custom Facial
After spending time learning about your expectations for treatment and conducting a skin analysis, your esthetician will compose a personalized facial with ingredients best suited to your skin type and concerns.50 minutes
Refresher Facial
An introductory facial based on organic Moor Mud, which refines and remineralizes dull, lifeless skin. 25 minutes
Gentlemen’s Hot Towel Facial
A therapeutic‏ facial designed specifically for the unique skin care needs of our male guests. We strive to relax your skin while we refine the pores and use a soothing masque to specifically address sensitivity and razor burn.50 minutes
Radiance Facial
This skin-renewing treatment incorporates an exfoliating gel with fruit acids and a rich Vitamin-C mask to even out skin tone, brighten your complexion and leave you with a healthy, glowing appearance.50 minutes
Sea of Life Anti-Aging Facial
The organic marine extracts, nutrients and oxygen contained in these ingredients combine to treat your skin to a sea vitamin boost, and deliver intense hydration. Suitable for even the most sensitive skin types.50 minutes
The Journey Facial
This personalized facial is a truly unique organic experience! With the use of natural aromatherapy you and your skin will go through a guided journey of relaxation and transformation. This facial will be customized to your skin type.50 minutes
Ultimate De-Stressing Facial
Your experience begins with a soothing micro-crystal back exfoliation followed by an organic facial to restore your skin to its natural glow. The final touches of this treatment include the application of an SPF-30 tinted foundation and organic lip balm to enhance your already radiant complexion.80 minutes
The following treatments are all performed with the use of advanced technology. Depending on your previous treatment experience and the expectations for your facial, the spa coordinator or your esthetician can best recommend a treatment suited to your needs. All the options are non-invasive procedures, developed using slightly varying and progressively more evolved technology as it appeals to the comfort level and desired results of each individual guest.The best results for each treatment can be achieved when purchasing them in a series of 6 services.
A 10% discount is available with the advance purchase of a 6-series package of the following facials.
A 15% discount is available with the advance purchase of a 12-series package..
Boost the result of ANY facial by enhancing it with advanced technology
Ultrasonic Exfoliation
Ultrasonic sound vibrations are used for all skin types, including rosacea and acne, to comfortably and effectively remove dead skin cells. The next step in the evolution of exfoliation therapy.
Serum Infusion
Ultrasonic sound‏ vibrations are used to drive the active ingredients of any product deep into the skin, significantly boosting and prolonging the results of the service.
LED Light Therapy
Light Emitting‏ Diodes calm redness, prohibits acne, and improves the overall skin tone without irritation. When combined with the option of micro-current, you can also treat fine lines.
HydraTone Mask
This deeply hydrating gel-based mask is soaked in Hyaluronic Acid, Collagen, Rosewater Toner and vitamins then infused using specialized micro-current rollers increasing the immediacy of the results.
Eye or Neck Lift (Adds 25 minutes to treatment)
Non-invasive micro current technology lifts and tones the tired muscles around these focus areas without discomfort.
Back Facial (Adds 25 minutes to treatment)
This deep-cleansing exfoliation targets an area of the body which is hard to maintain.
Eye Rescue
This intensive eye treatment is designed to diminish fine lines and wrinkles, improve dark circles, relieve puffy eyes and improve clarity.
Chitosan Masque
This super soothing peel-off masque hydrates, calms and improves skin texture and tone.
Paraffin Hand Treatment
Using a nourishing blend of aromatherapy and heated paraffin, we will add another layer of comfort to your sense of luxury.
Our bodies walk a path between heaven and earth on a planet that is mostly made of water. We take moments to
watch the rain, notice a creek, river or stream and are enlivened by the waterfall no matter how small it may be. Let us take you on a journey to be nurtured by movements inspired by water and the native plants that have thrived for centuries in our region. A journey that will wash away time and concern, a journey that opens you to listen, a journey that reminds you of a path so you may return to your community with more of a sense of you.
Desert Rain: Aroma Rain Treatment
and Full Body Massage As the rain begins to pour against the warm desert, the scents of the earth unfold. Your spine will be adorned with small warm stones, to gently release tension as a light mist of healing aroma-rain caresses your back. Your journey begins as your body is massaged with a layering of aromatherapy oils, blooming its unique scent as a desert flower after the rain.50 minutes or 80 minutes
Dry Creek: Therapeutic Powder Massage
Transcend with the scent of Juniper Citrus to cleanse the mind and awaken the spirit, acknowledging your body as a whole. Your body is caressed with smooth strokes and our signature silky, organic powder soothes the skin and stills your soul.50 minutes
Morning Mist
Gentle Scrub Massage and Warm CompressTo revive your skin to a morning glow, your therapist massages your full body with a gentle sugar scrub infused with soothing botanical oil. As mother earth is warmed by the sun and the dew from the night glistens, your glowing body is nurtured with a steamy compress of herb-soaked towels, dissolving the sugar and nourishing your skin.80 minutes
Running Stream: Signature Pedicure
As your arches rest on warm river rocks, your calves will be revived with a purifying pour of herbal tea, creating a soothing foot bath that begins your ritual. A dark chocolate and orange exfoliation prepares your skin for a custom blended clay mask. Further soothe your senses with a raindrop layering of organic oil and a therapeutic foot massage. Feel nurtured as you transcend on your journey.80 minutes
Massage during pregnancy should be enjoyed after your first trimester
Mellow Mama
Mellow Mama is our completely relaxing full body massage using safe but effective pre-natal techniques and Omega Massage Oil to relax those specific lower back muscles that are carrying that beautiful baby, and help you maintain fit skin throughout your pregnancy. 50 minutes
Lighten Up
Lighten Up is a mineral-rich foot soak, exfoliation and massage with safe pregnancy skincare products for lower legs and feet to help with poor circulation, water retention and the tiring effects of carrying a beautiful baby. They don’t call it a maternity marathon for nothing. 25 minutes
4th Trimester Healing Hour
Your baby is here and you are in need of a little rejuvenation. This restorative massage treatment using Omega Massage Oil helps your body realign as you remember how to be one person again. This is the perfect present for new mamas.50 minutes.
Organic Pre-natal Facial
We designed this treatment specifically for the mother-to-be. This facial uses nourishing organic products to smooth and revitalize skin texture, while encouraging skin renewal. Your skin is left conditioned and toned, enhancing your prenatal glow.50 minutes.
Both manicure and pedicure services begin with a luxurious soak, and will include nail shaping, cuticle trimming and polish application.
Classic Manicure or Pedicure
50 minutes
Express Manicure or Pedicure
If time is an issue, the abbreviated versions of our classic services would be the perfect choice.25 minutes
Seasonal Manicure or Pedicure
Our classic nail services combined with a scent befitting the season.50 minutes
Shellac is a breakthrough nail treatment that combines the ease of polish with the permanence of gels. A true innovation in chip-free, extended-wear color; Shellac applies like polish. The typical results of this service include a glorious, high-gloss shine. 50 minutes
Running Stream: Signature Pedicure
As your arches rest on warmed river rocks, your calves will be revived with a purifying pour of herbal tea, creating a soothing foot bath that begins your ritual. A dark chocolate and orange exfoliation prepares your skin for a custom blended clay mask. Further soothe your senses with a raindrop layering of organic oil and a therapeutic foot massage. Feel nurtured as you transcend on your journey.80 minutes
Polish Change
French Polish
Paraffin Treatment
Whet Polish application with free polish to take home
• Foot Detox
Included with a guaranteed reservation for the special day
60 and up
Airbrush Makeup
Lash application.
120 and up
Airbrush Makeup
Lash application
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Being local I love supporting the local restaurants in Mesquite because it seems everyone always hangs out in the Casino’s. But I think I’m going to have move on from this one. This is the third time in a row they have forgotten our reservation,...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Rick C
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Replaced by The Cave. Mama's Cucina Italiana is no longer at the Pala Casino. Several new restaurant offerings at the casino. I have not tried The Cave with its large wine offerings because I do not drink. The lounge looks lovely.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank JudyBellflower
Reviewed June 4, 2015

Food was delicious and the service was fantastic, this is probably the best kept secret for Italian for in Southern California. Chef Luciano really knows how to do it!!

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank NicolaP2222
Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

Mama's is closed. So if ur coming here for pasta don't. It is now called Cave. It's a restaurant, lounge and wine cave. Apparently the same chef is still employed here. I ate at Cave tonight and enjoyed the vibe and atmosphere. They still have...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank GeeRuss
Reviewed October 4, 2014

This is our favorite lasagna ever! It has tender meat with an excellent sauce that is not overpowering with a tomato flavor. We eat there every time we go to Pala. The service and the atmosphere are wonderful.

Date of visit: September 2014
1  Thank kaj20
Reviewed September 29, 2014

We are surprised how clean the restaurant nice enviroment friendly staff. Great restaurant..5star.. Excellent food.

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank lilly721
Reviewed August 31, 2014

I won't put the entire experience, but I just wanted to give a couple bullet points to our experience. -Ceiling leaking all over our table. -Offered appetizers they chose as compensation (one being seafood although only 2 out of 9 people ate seafood) All apps...More

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank Charlene-james M
Reviewed August 29, 2014

Located in the Pala Casino and Resort this is a hidden gem. They make their pasta fresh everyday and you can certainly taste the difference. We started with the Salmon-Halibut Carpaccio appetizer that was excellent. I then selected the Spaghetti with Mama's Meatball. Our server...More

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank Don H
Reviewed August 15, 2014

Ask for Tiffany! She is spectacular! While they have a huge menu, we asked for something off the menu and she said she would have them make us anything we wanted. They really spoil you here...

Date of visit: August 2014
1  Thank Skyler226
Reviewed August 5, 2014

With many choices, delicious aromas and nice ambience, this restaurant is a favorite of hotel guests and locals alike looking for a great Italian restaurant. Can be a little pricey for the budget-conscious.

Date of visit: July 2014
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