Immerse yourself in island bliss at these top 10 Key West spas

Key West is a relaxation destination, but getting there can sometimes wear you down. Travel comes with its inherent stressors--delays at airports, long car rides, sleeping in unfamiliar beds--that can lead to tight necks and aching backs. Fortunately, Key West has plenty of spas that will soothe away your aches and pains and rejuvenate you from the inside out.

Spa al Mare at Casa Marina and The Spa at Sunset Key will quickly immerse you in the sounds and scents of the sea with a massage on the sandy beach. Spa Terre on Little Palm Island takes the waterside pampering one step further by moving the massage table out into the calm shallow waters. Exotic treatments from far-flung locales such as Thailand, Bali and India can be found at spots such as Prana Spa and Spa Terre at Ocean Key Resort.

In addition to massage, these spas offer a wide variety of blissful body treatments like the Milk and Honey Rehydration at the Pier House Spa--perfect for the sunburned skin. The invigorating Morning Mimosa Body Scrub at Ocean Wellness Spa can help you recover from a night on the town. Just need a quick pick-me-up? Try Nailtini on Duval Street where they hand you a martini when you walk in the door before whisking you to a pedicure chair.

Whether you're flying solo, on a romantic getaway or a girl’s weekend, these ten best spas in Key West will quickly put you on island time.

Tranquility Spa


Located outside of Old Town on Roosevelt Avenue overlooking the Garrison Bight, Tranquility Spa is a full service salon and day spa. As opposed to high end resort spas, which have luxury amenities (and prices to match), Tranquility Spa focuses...  Read More

Isle Style Spa and Boutique
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This little sanctuary is hidden away behind a historic house on Simonton Street with a wraparound porch. In their combo spa, salon and boutique you'll find both body and retail therapy. Enjoy skin, nail and body treatments done in their tropical...  Read More

Nailtini Nail Bar & Day Spa
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Located on Duval Street, Nailtini makes it easy to squeeze in some pampering without putting a crimp in your partying. Their TLC comes with a complimentary cocktail on the side. While you sip on an appletini, the friendly women will make you...  Read More

Ocean Wellness Spa
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Start your day with an rejuvenating Morning Mimosa Body Scrub followed by a restorative deep tissue massage at this luxury day spa. Located in the heart of Old Town, they offer a full-service salon, nail spa, acupuncture, massage therapy, body...  Read More

The Spa at Pier House
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Just steps away from the revelry on Duval Street, The Spa at Pier House Resort offers ten lavish treatment rooms among 10,000 square feet of comfortable space. The Spa provides luxurious pampering with an expansive menu that includes body...  Read More

Spa Terre at Ocean Key Resort
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While Ocean Key Resort is located at the busy end of Duval Street, you'd never know it in their tranquil Spa Terre. They offer a full menu of treatments like facials, massages, body wraps and other beauty regimens. But it's their Global Rituals...  Read More

Prana Spa Key West
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This cozy spa in Old Town offers exotic treatments inspired by the owners' travels to Thailand, India, and the South Pacific Islands. Most of their packages combine an exfoliating body polish with a massage, so the healthy skin cells are prepped...  Read More

Spa Terre Little Palm Island
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Accessible only by boat or seaplane, the 5.5 acre Little Palm Island offers a luxury castaway experience. Their motto is "Get Lost," and their Spa Terre will handily make that happen. After checking in at the Little Torch Key welcome station,...  Read More

Spa al Mare
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Spa al Mare offers a full menu of services, but their Ocean Breeze massage can't be beat. Head down the shaded sandy path along Casa Marina's beach and follow the signs decorated with purple orchids to the secluded thatched tiki. Massage tables...  Read More

The Spa at Sunset Key
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The journey from bustling Key West to Sunset Key only takes seven minutes, but the quick boat ride to this 27-acre island paradise will transport you a million miles away. Their elegant spa features treatment suites adorned with tropical flowers...  Read More


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Claudia Miller has been writing about South Florida for over 17 years--seven from Key Largo. A budding photographer, she can usually be found stalking a sunset. Despite being a tad...  More About Claudia