Pampering is best done in pairs. Spoil your little princess silly with a day at the spa with mommy. Whether it’s getting her little tips and toes polished in a pretty pink or giving her face aglow with a mini facial, indulge at these plush spas around town. Here is a round-up of the best spas and nail salons that cater to kids in Hong Kong.
Sparadise makes you feel as if you’re miles away from the city. Share a spa room with your little tyke and indulge in all that this spa has to offer, just be sure that all little ones under the age of 12 are accompanied by an adult. You’ll also be able to stock-up on prenatal, kids and baby skincare products while you’re there.
Sparadise, 3 & 4/F 60 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 5962 2236, www.sparadise.com.hk.
For those looking to squeeze a bit of mommy/daughter time in before the school year gets wild, we have a fabulous idea for you! At Four Seasons Hong Kong's The Nail Bar, you can now bring the kids along too. Their Jelly Bean mani/pedi is simply perfect for a luxe day out with your mini me. Note, they also have massages for pre-teens and teens. Click here for more details.
Four Seasons Hotel, Hong Kong, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 3196 8888, www.fourseasons.com/hongkong/spa/the_nail_bar/
Southside gals will have a ball blissing out by the beach where you will find kid- and ‘tween-friendly spa rituals, kid’s manis/pedis, and a Mom & Me package. Also check out the Discovery Bay and Sai Kung Sense of Touch branches. For those in Clearwater Bay, you can head to Tseung Kwun O, which has Balinese inspired spa villas and a very relaxing mani/pedi garden area with kid-friendly options!
Sense Of Touch Repulse Bay: G211, 1/F, The Repulse Bay Arcade, 109 Repulse Bay Road, Repulse Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2592 9668, www.senseoftouch.com.hk
Sense of Touch Discovery Bay: 140A-1, 1/F, Block C, DB Plaza, Discovery Bay, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, +852 2987 9198, www.senseoftouch.com.hk
Sense of Touch Saikung: 77 Man Nin Street, Saikung, Hong Kong, +852 2791 2278, www.senseoftouch.com.hk
Sense of Touch Tseung Kwan O: Crowne Plaza 3/F, 3 Tong Tak Street, Tseung Kwan O, Hong Kong, +852 3983 0406, www.senseoftouch.com.hk
Continue a day of fun at Disney. Not only is there a large pool on the premises, but there are also tempting treatments for every age. Reconnect with your haughty ‘tweens and teens with spa services suited to their skin, such as the Elemis S.O.S facial, which cleanses blocked pores. A special Children’s Fun menu for younger kids includes hair braiding, face painting and nail treatments, too.
Victorian Spa, Level 1, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, Lantau, Hong Kong, +852 3510 6388, www.victorianspa.com.hk
Surrounded by mountains and lush greenery, Melo Spa is the go-to for sparties. They’ve hosted numerous princess birthday parties for wee-ones looking for a luxe celebration. Services include mini manicures, facials and massages. Book a spacious room overlooking the picturesque Sha Tin countryside! For pre-spa nibbles, head down for a buffet lunch in the lobby, or get your fingers dirty with one of the best Peking ducks in the city at Shatin 18.
Melo Spa, Hyatt Regency, 18 Chak Cheung Street, Sha Tin, NT, Hong Kong, +852 3723 1234, www.hongkong.shatin.hyatt.com
Access to the pool and gym are a bonus to any treatment at this health haven. Teens can choose treatments that tackle blemishes and breakouts, while mom indulges in anti-ageing elixirs. Expectant mommies have the choice of two signature treatments– Nurturing Massage or the Mind, Bump and Soul Ritual that includes a body scrub followed by a massage and body wrap to reduce the appearance of stretch marks.
Chuan Spa, Level 41, Langham Place Hotel, 638 Shanghai Street, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 3552 3510, www.chuanspa.com.hk
It comes as no surprise that the manicure mavens at this day spa made it onto our list of mommy and daughter bonding places. Make sure she looks gorge from head to toe with a mani/pedi from The Feel Good Factor, where she can get a basic manicure, or simply a polish change. They even do some great nail art, for something flashier to show off to all of her schoolmates.
The Feel Good Factor, 2/F, Winsome House, 73 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2530 0610, www.feelgoodfactor.com.hk
Airplay have some super options for your little princess. They have the mocktail, where they can can a stylish up-do to match yours. Get their pinkies looking pretty with the minicure. Sit side by side as you both get pampered. They even do kid’s parties too!
For the ultimate pamper, treat you and your little one to an afternoon at Bliss. Enjoy stunning views of the Hong Kong skyline, spa treatments, the vitality pool, steam room, and dry sauna. Once you’ve finished, spend a couple of hours at afternoon tea or soak up some sun by the pool before heading home.
Bliss Spa, www.w-hongkong.com/bliss-spa
Come here with your girlfriends and their kids as little ones get 50% off the bill. Enjoy a relaxing massage or mani/pedi with your kids. Let the chatter flow, have a cup of green tea, and enjoy some quality time together. They have treatments for men too, so bring dad along for a family affair.
Iyara, locations island wide, http://iyaradayspa.com/spa-services/