Comfortable Massage Guidance in Hangzhou
More and more people in Hangzhou like to get a massage in their daily life which really makes their body relaxed, if you want to visit Hangzhou, you’d better get some massages. Whether you deserve it or not, it’s something you’ll not miss when you stay in China. If you’re looking for some legitimate massage in Hangzhou, Here are a number of Hangzhou massage centers and they are ranged from the most affordable to the most expensive. These massage centers aren’t the only places in Hangzhou to get massaged, it only gives you a relatively good idea of prices, what to expect, and what to ask for. So remember:
Hangzhou Bo Na Cai Ba 杭州博纳踩吧
One massage chain in Hangzhou that offers consistently good foot massage is Bo Na Cai Ba (杭州博纳踩吧). One hour of foot massage with standard medicine water costs 40 RMB. There is, however, a discount during the day (before 5 PM), so if you go then a foot massage with standard medicine water will cost you 35 RMB. Some medicine waters are pricier (around 60 RMB). The chain has three locations throughout the city. Besides foot massage, Bo Cai Ba offers a wide variety of other massage. Their most elaborate is the Thai Massage, or tai shi an mo in Chinese (泰式按摩) which is 90 RMB for 1.5 hours. A comfortable full body massage will cost you 60 RMB for one hour. Cai bei (踩背) which is similar to Thai Massage which will cost you 40 RMB.
- Add: 521 Wen Er Xilu, Xihu District, Hangzhou
- 地址: 杭州市西湖区文二西路521号
- Tel: 0571 8990 2781?
- Hours: 10:00-03:00
- Add: 168 Xueyuan Lu, Xihu District, Hangzhou
- 地址: 杭州市西湖区学院路168号
- Tel: 0571 85150522
- Hours: 10:00-03:00
Emvon Exuberance Club康体公社
You can enjoy the feeling of total serenity in this massage shop. From the moment you walk through the door of Emvon Exuberance Club, you get the feeling of peaceful tranquility and relaxation. The simple yet elegant surroundings envelope your mind and spirit and awaken your senses to what you are about to experience. If you want to be pampered for a few hours, you can ask for a full body massage or a water massage and get ready to enjoy. A professional massage therapist will lead you upstairs to a private room. You can then unwind while they offer you tea and fruit, or a brandy if you prefer. While this is happening, your private Jacuzzi is being filled with oils and flowers for you to soak your troubles and sore muscles away. Candles, soft lighting and music adorn the room of solid granite and slate and add to the majestic romantic feelings you may have. The staff at Emvon is fully qualified in dermatological therapy and treatments, and they are at your service if you have any concerns or requests. An added extra is that the manager and some of the therapists speak English. Rest assured they can make you feel comfortable. Emvon Exuberance Club is the place if you are looking to escape for a few hours to replenish your tired, aching body or you just want to relax in a serene setting at the end of a hard day.
- Foot and body massage
- Therapeutic water massages
- Facial and skin care
- TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine)
- Hours: 10am - 12pm
- Address: No. 87 Lianhua Street, Xihu District
- Tel:0571 8523 7777/ 0571 8777 1555
Qian Zi Lian Foot Massage(Wensan Branch)千子莲足道(文三店)
Qian Zi Lian Foot Massage(Wensan shop) is located in Xihu District. This is really a great massage place in Hangzhou. With traditional medicine and hands that would make Arnold scream. A nice foot massage is uplifting. They even provide free "socks" when you’re finished because yours stink. You'll love wearing those ankle high nylons.
- Address: No.508 Wensan Rd. Xihu District
- Tel: 0571 8823 1089
SPAring Massage & Spa璞瑞自然养生
If you’re looking for a place to spend the day pampering yourself, you can choose SPARING which is easy to find as it’s the spa with the black façade sandwiched between 2 other spas with lighter, earth-toned, façades. Upon entering you will be greeted by their courteous staff; escorted into their cozy, soft-lit, reception area, replete with Zen pond, and given an aromatic tea to sip while we looked through their menu of aromatherapy treatments and traditional massages. listening to the faint whisper of new age music and tropical bird calls, while the therapist massaged feet and calves. That alone was worth the cost of admission, and was merely the warm up. If you are looking a high-end, full-service spa, with a nice environment, fantastic staff, and prices that will not break the bank, give SPARING a try. You’ll be glad you did.
- Hours: 9:30am - 12am
- Address: 501 West Wen’er Road, Xihu District
- Tel: 0571 8897 7123/0571 8897 8123
Shan Na Na 姗娜娜
Opened in 2000, Shan Na Na (姗娜娜) is another excellent massage chain in Hangzhou, with over ten locations in the town and many others throughout Zhejiang Province. This is also maybe the only Hangzhou-based massage chain with locations in the United Sates. Since 2008, Shan Na Na has operated in Los Angeles. While Bo Na Cai Ba is a place where you get a massage and leave, Shan Na Na markets itself as more of a spa where you can a few hours relaxing. Shan Na Na is a bit pricier than Bo Na Cai Ba, but the atmosphere is more relaxed (the locations showcase dynastic furniture and decorations), and the snack options are more diverse. At Shan Na Na, you can order actual food, while Bo Na Cai Ba doesn’t offer much beyond candy and tea. Expect to pay around 108 RMB for a standard 90-minute back massage here. Meanwhile, a foot massage (of which there are many types) will cost around 98 RMB for 90 minutes. While we’ve listed three below, there are ten locations in Hangzhou, you can call their Hushu Road branch to find the location most convenient to you.
- Add: 326 Hushu Nanlu, Gonghsu District, Hangzhou
- 地址: 杭州市拱墅区湖墅南路326号
- Tel: 0571 8839 3836 -0
- Hours: 11:00-02:00
Ming Yao Blind Massage明耀盲人按摩
Have you ever noticed those red grooved bricks in the middle of the sidewalk? They are there so that blind people can feel their way while walking. With the way the taxi drivers drive here, how they get across the street is still a mystery; nevertheless, it all works. They get to work, and many do great traditional massage.
- Hours: 9:00am – 1:00am
- Address: No.458 Wenhui Rd, Gongshu District
- Tel: 0571 8808 4071
Xing Yi Tang(Moganshan Road) 行易堂（莫干山店）
It’s not just a foot massage place: There’s acupuncture, Thai massage, chiropractic, scraping therapy, and cupping. Try the Huo Liao, a technique from Tibet that involves wet towels and fire. According to Chinese Medicine, this is supposed to be good for your body and blood.
- Hours: 11:00am – 1:00am
- Address: No. 755 Moganshan Road. Gongshu District
- Tel: 0571 8884 0131
Yaoshi Blind Massage Co. 姚氏盲人按摩
If you want to give blind massage (mang ren an mo or 盲人按摩 ) a try, Yaoshi Blind Massage Co. has 15 branches throughout Zhejiang Province, and is probably the largest blind massage chain in Hangzhou. Since they first opened in Hangzhou in 2000, they’ve opened quite a few branches. Call the Yan’An Road branch for a full listing. The prices at Yaoshi are about on par with Bo Na Cai Ba. A full body massage is 50 RMB for 60 minutes, 90 RMB for 90 minutes, and 100 RMB for 2 hours. Yaoshi specializes in massage focusing on the spine, called ji zhui an mo (脊椎按摩). One hour of spine massage costs 50 RMB. They also do cupping, which the Chinese believe can pull excess water out of the body in order to restore balance. Gua xia, a sort of scraping, is also thought to bring balance to the body and costs 20 RMB for 15 minutes.
- Add: 92 Baijingfang Xiang, Yan’an Lu, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou
- 地址: 杭州市上城区延安路百井坊巷92号
- Tel: 0571 8510 8148
Health Club and Spa at the Hyatt Regency凯悦酒店水疗俱乐部
If you feel like receiving some of the best massage in the city and spending a lot of money, the Health Club and Spa on the second floor of the Hyatt Regency on Hubin Road is the place to do both. Call ahead to make an appointment – they speak English. A 30-minute express back massage (geared towards those without a lot of time) at the Health Club will cost you 350 RMB, while a 60-minute Swedish massage will cost 580 RMB. What the Health Club is probably best known for is its stone massage treatment, which will cost you 880 for 90-minutes.
- Addrerss: No.28 Hubin Lu, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou
- 地址: 杭州市上城区湖滨路28号
- Tel: 0571 8779 1234
- Hours: 10:00-03:00
观唐足道Cathay View Foot Massage
The door of this massage shop is a little small, but it is very big inside, the environment is also very nice and clean, the service attitude of the massage therapists is very friendly, You might say that they are all the same, but location is everything. With Gaoyin street to the west and Nanshan road to the east, Cathay View is the perfect place for an intermission. The price is a little expensive.
- Hours: 11am - 2am
- Address: No.7 Qingbo Street, Shangcheng District
- Tel: 0571 8768 0118
Tang Zhi Xiang(Qiutaozhi Road)汤之乡日式浴场(秋涛支路店)
There are four branches in town. Be careful because women aren't welcome to all of them. They offer many styles of massages: Korean, Thai, Japanese, etc. If you just want something cheap, go for a sauna. If you want something special, this is the place to go, happy 24 hours. You can go to this place if you want a little taste of Japanese. Decked out with Tatami mats, bamboo and dry streams. The girls great you in Kimono's at the door and are very welcoming. Once through the changing room procedure, you are taken to a simply decorated room, traditional Japanese style except for the TV. Go for the Japanese Massage at 228rmb and you get a young lady dressed in a pleated skirt and white blouse, gently using her finger nails all over your body. They get you in a strange position at the end that really stimulates your senses.
- Address: No.336, Qiutaozhi Road, Jianggan District
- 地址: 江干区秋涛支路336号
- Tel: 0571-86515700
- Average price: 77rmb
Guo Yi Tang Foot Massage国艺堂足浴馆(新塘路店)
The environment of this massage shop in Jianggan District is really very good, the massage therapist are all very professional and knid, some are very beautiful. They can provide you the free drinks and snacks, the foot bath in this shop is very popular, so the business of this shop is really very busy.
- 地址:江干区新塘路太平直街486号(近庆春广场) 公交/驾车
- Address: No.486,Taipingzhi Street, Xintang Road, Jianggan District
Mengfei Beauty Health Club梦菲美容美体养生会所
The service attitude is very nice. The facilities are all new and the instrument condition is also very good, the full body massage in this shop you can have a try which can really make whole body relaxed, the environment inside is very comfortable and clean, if you have any demand, you can go here to experience.
- Address: Room608, Qinglian Biulding, No.139, Qingchun Road, Xiacheng District.
- Tel: 0571-87040956 87871253
Lan Mei Gui Club兰玫瑰会所
Lan Mei Gui Club is one of the most popular foot bath shop in Xiaoshan district, it has operated for more than one year, the business is always very busy, environmental aspects are quite good, you’d better stagger the prime time which is (1 to 3 PM) and (7 PM to 9 PM), the technicians in this shop also have various types, you can choose by yourself, if probably, suggest looking for male mechanic No.127 whose service is really good.
- Address: No.727, Jinhui Road, Xiaoshan District
- 地址: 萧山区金惠路727号
- Hour: 10:00-24:00