Top 10 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

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2. Imperial Day Spa

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Treat yourself to a day of self-love at Imperial Day Spa! It’s a complete Korean-style spa that offers a variety of health and wellness services including wet spa treatments like purification oil massage and body scrubs. Dry spa treatments such as acupressure, aromatherapy, and more are also offered here.

The spa also features top-notch facilities like cozy massage rooms, red clay saunas, hot and cold tubs, and shower rooms. Imperial Day Spa is located in the heart of this metropolitan city, providing locals and tourists alike a peaceful respite from all the bustling noise.

Imperial Day Spa

Address: 1875 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94115

Website: Imperial Day Spa

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 9am - 9pm; Fri - Sun: 8am - 9pm

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3. Golden Island Massage

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The best way to relax and recharge after a busy and tiring week is to get a therapeutic massage at Golden Island Massage. This massage parlor in Richmond offers a wide range of massage therapies done by licensed masseuses that will provide relief from stress, fatigue, sore muscles and spasms, body pains, and many more. Services include different full body massages like Swedish, Shiatsu, acupressure, foot massage, and more. It also offers foot reflexology, hot stone or aromatherapy, and Korean body scrubs.

Golden Island Massage

Address: 3288 Pierce Street Suite #M268, Richmond, CA 94804

Website: Golden Island Massage

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

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4. Kume Spa

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The Kume Spa is a Korean health and wellness establishment that offers traditional holistic therapies to soothe mind, body, and soul. Services include traditional Korean massages, foot spa, scrubs, sauna, reflexology, cupping therapy, and more. Another must-try is the tea ritual right after a relaxing massage. Spa facilities are designed with a a calm, serene, and relaxing environment, an escape from your daily stresses in the heart of the city. Book an appointment now!

Kume Spa

Address: 614 Grand Ave Suite B Oakland CA 94610

Website: Kume Spa

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 11am - 9pm; Sat - Sun: 10am - 8pm (closed on Mon)

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5. 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

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6. 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 hot 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

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7. 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

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8. 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

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9. Cocoon Day Spa

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Cocoon Day Spa is all about relaxation, wellness, and overall health. The spa offers a wide range of health and wellness services including various types of massages like relaxation, deep tissue, hot stone, and pre-natal—all done by professional therapists. Skincare and beauty treatments like various facials, body wraps, waxing, threading, sugaring, tanning, lash lifting and tinting, extensions, microblading, and more are also offered. Book an appointment now and treat yourself to a day of pampering at Cocoon Day Spa!

Cocoon Day Spa

Address: 330 1st St Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105

Website: Cocoon Day Spa

Opening hours: Tue - Fri: 10am - 8pm; Sat - Mon: 10am - 6pm

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10. SenSpa

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Looking for ways to reduce the stress of your everyday grind? Spend a day of reinvigoration, pampering, and self-love at SenSpa. This multi-awarded spa facility is one of the top spas in the SanFran area and offers top-notch treatments and products that promote wellness and health. Services include massages, acupuncture, facials, full-body treatments, and more. The staff is courteous, friendly, and well-trained to ensure the best customer experience. Senspa also boasts a café where you can enjoy healthy food and drinks.


Address: 1161 Gorgas Ave, San Francisco, CA 94129

Website: SenSpa

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 10:30am - 7:30pm; Fri - Sun: 9am - 8pm

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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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