Not only is the golden city of Bangkok home to the world’s best street food, it’s also the mecca for the best Thai massage. Thai massage uses techniques that make it unique from traditional types of massages. People from around the globe who visit Thailand make it a goal to get at least one (if not two!) Thai massages. Not only are the massages exquisite and relaxing, they are also the best ‘Baht’ for your buck since they’re very affordable.
Here’s a list of the Top 7 Massages in Bangkok and where you can get them:
Sukhumvit 31, Bangkok
The Oasis Spa is a slice of serene peace from the bustling city of Bangkok. The spa has a beautiful outdoor garden that leads you to the main entrance. They have special massages and spa packages that not only include a Thai massage, but also facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and more. Most of the massages here last for 2-3 hours! You can book a 1 hour massage for 1,350 Baht, which is only $39 USD. All guests get complimentary tea and feel brand new after their relaxing day.
Asia Herb Association
Several locations off Sukhumvit, Bangkok & Cambodia
The Asia Herb Association is not only a popular spa in Bangkok, but they also have locations in Cambodia. You can easily schedule a 60-minute massage in their 60 person facility for only 500 Baht ($14 USD)! Many expats around Bangkok go to this location for their weekly massages, and you’ll discover why. There are so many different choices and styles. Are your feet tired from walking around the big city? Asia Herb Association can relax those muscles and take care of your pain.
Sukhumvit 25, Bangkok
If you’re looking for a detoxing massage, or one to heal your body, you must visit Divana Spa. Their indoor spa palace has been awarded a go-to Bangkok spa by popular magazines such as Asia Spa and Marie Claire. Don’t miss your chance to get a thorough Thai massage along with a foot rub at this award winning spa.
Wat Pho Spa
Maharach Rd, Pranakorn, Bangkok
Are you on a backpackers budget and looking for an affordable Thai massage? Since Wat Pho Spa is a Thai massage school, they offer 30 minute traditional Thai massages for 260 Baht ($8)! This is a great way to experience a Thai massage since the students who give the massages are professionally trained and you’re helping them gain more experience.
Petchburi 21, Bangkok (next to Platinum Mall)
The Watergate Spa is another Thai massage steal since they have super low price yet excellent massage skills. They have great TripAdvisor reviews where visitors have expressed having the best massage at this location! You will truly get the real experience while being pampered at Watergate Spa. After you’re done shopping at Platinum Mall, take a walk over and start your relaxation time.
Perception Blind Massage
Sathorn-Nua Street, Silom, Bangkok
This is a truly special Thai massage spa because all the masseuses are visually impaired. This is a truly unique experience as the therapists can fully focus their sense of touch for the massage. This spa has over 200 excellent reviews on TripAdvisor which shows this is a unique Thai massage you must reserve while visiting Bangkok.
Soi Silom 21, Bangkok
Infinity Spa not only features Thai massages, but also Thai aromatherapy. While you’re getting one of the most intensive body massages, you’ll also being smelling tranquil aromas that will encourage your body limbs to unwind. You can also get your nails done or a facial if you’re looking to spend all day at the spa. You won’t regret booking a massage at Infinity since you’ll have a fantastic experience.
We understand how important it is for visitors to experience a traditional Thai massage while visiting Thailand. Centre Point Hotel have 5 hotels around Bangkok, so just ask the front of their house staff for more recommendations if need be!
Author Bio: Sarah Marshall is the content writer for Centre Point Hotels, Bangkok, Thailand. When she is not busy at work, she can be seen travelling around Thailand, enjoying the sunshine and food