Top 6 Korean Spas In San Francisco, California

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The recent rise of Korean pop culture in every aspect, from music and fashion to food and lifestyle, is also gaining prominence in the health and wellness sector. That’s why the emergence of K-towns has been so common and one of their highlights are Korean spas. Considering the fact that we do not find time for ourselves in a fast-paced life, a spa treatment is well deserved. Self-care is necessary, and you can do just that by signing up for some of the most therapeutic services and wellness treatments offered by Korean spas. To get a healthy complexion, and to feel pampered, take a trip to one of the top Korean spas in San Francisco, California.

1. Pearl Spa and Sauna

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Rediscover your body and soul in Pearl Spa and Sauna, where they provide excellent Korean-inspired spa and wellness treatments. This women-exclusive health spa club has friendlier rates compared to other Korean spas. Nevertheless, despite its price, you can still expect a premium experience.

Pearl Spa and Sauna

Address: 1656 Post Street, San Francisco, CA, 94115

Website: Pearl Spa and Sauna

Opening hours: Tue - Sun: 9am - 8pm (closed on Mon)

Price: 70 USD onwards

2. Imperial Day Spa

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Relax and ease your body at Imperial Day Spa as you experience the various Korean-style health and wellness treatments. The dry spa acupressure is an ancient therapeutic massage that releases tension from the muscles. You can also try out their purification scrub and oil massage for a rejuvenating treatment. As for the Himalayan Salt & Red Clay Sauna, it is the perfect spa service for those who want to cleanse and purify. Breathing in salt vapors helps clear the lungs and purify the skin, while red clay is perfect for detoxing.

Imperial Day Spa

Address: 1875 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94115, United States

Website: Imperial Day Spa

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3. Psy Spa

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Revive your senses in this luxurious Korean-style health spa in San Leandro, California. Guests and clients love Psy Spa’s body scrub treatments for the skin. This spa also boasts premium facilities. Their spacious and luxurious jimjilbang provides optimum space for utmost relaxation. And if you’re stressed, you may want to try their hot therapy in the sauna. The temperature ranges between 60 to 90°C (140 to 194°F). However, for a complete spa experience, try Psy Special. This package has all the benefits and an additional collagen mask for wrinkle removal. You can also choose from different aroma oils.

Psy Spa

Address: 14075 E 14th St, San Leandro, CA 94578

Website: Psy Spa

Opening hours: 9am - 9pm (daily)

Price: 70 USD onwards

4. Immersion Spa & Sauna

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Take a deep dive into a therapeutic trip when you step into Immersion Spa & Sauna. With expert masseuses and physical therapists, it is highly recommended that you try out their traditional Shiatsu massage. You can also opt for a relaxing Swedish massage to relieve muscle tensions. You can also try Immersion Spa’s body treatments, where guests and clients are required to soak in Jacuzzi tubs or steam rooms.

Immersion Spa & Sauna

Address: 3990 El Camino Real, Palo Alto CA 94306

Website: Immersion Spa & Sauna

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 12pm - 8pm; Sat - Sun: 10am - 8pm

Price: 30 USD onwards

5. Family Health Center

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Looking for a Korean spa that offers exquisite therapies and body massages at an affordable rate? Family Health Center is a fusion of traditional bathhouses and modern spa cultures, where ancient rituals, treatments, and services meet luxury and indulgence. For their spa treatments, you can try out deep tissue, a full body massage that uses a technique to stimulate key points in your body. Family Health Center recommends that you try out their salt therapy, which makes use of salt particles to help cleanse airways and the skin. To complete the experience, Family Health Center also has a dining area where they serve authentic Korean cuisines and dishes by experienced chefs.

Family Health Center

Address: 70 Saratoga Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95051

Website: Family Health Center

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 9am - 10pm; Sun: 11am - 9pm

Price: 25 USD onwards

6. Water Lounge Spa

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Tucked in the city of San Mateo, Water Lounge Spa provides a luscious therapeutic spa experience. The Korean-style and French sea salt body scrub is composed of hydrotherapy and body scrub. And for those who can handle it, you can try out their acupuncture services that can stimulate your body’s natural self-healing processes. But if you want to completely pamper yourself, then you should indulge in the Water Lounge Spa’s Diamond Services for 208 USD. Included in the package are hydrotherapy with French sea salt body scrub, Swedish massage, and collagen facial treatment.

Water Lounge Spa

Address: 2500 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403

Website: Water Lounge Spa

Opening hours: 9:30am - 10pm (daily)

Price: 60 USD onwards

Refresh and rejuvenate in these Korean Spas

Korean Spas in San Francisco, California
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In this busy and fast-paced world, it’s essential to look after yourself. Take a day off and treat yourself as you take a trip to one of these Korean spas. With the therapeutic spa services rendered by their expert physical therapists, you’ll definitely feel refreshed and rejuvenated.

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