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Ocean Essence Day Spa

Coconut drive | Carribean villas hotel on the dock over the water, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 109, Belize
+501 604-0766
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I Think I Can Say Best Ever.

It's not the RITZ, but most people here on Ambergris have figured that out. My wife and I walked... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andy U
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Friday Harbor, Washington
WOW!

Arlet and Jeanie are wonderful! They are so welcoming and excellent treatments! Thanks both of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
oyfgit
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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With over 12 years experience the original over water day spa in San Pedro . We pride as being the number one spa on trip advisor and have all certified and well experienced massesuse
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Coconut drive | Carribean villas hotel on the dock over the water, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 109, Belize
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Reviewed yesterday

It's not the RITZ, but most people here on Ambergris have figured that out. My wife and I walked down the beach from Banyon Bay and stopped in to see when they might have time open. They had time right then, so we "forwent" breakfast...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review . We are so glad that Arlett and Lilia. provided you with a great spa Experience and masssges . We look forward to your return to Ambergris Caye and your visit to ocean essence !

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arlet and Jeanie are wonderful! They are so welcoming and excellent treatments! Thanks both of you.. NINA and CYNTHIA

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank your Nina and Cynthia for your review . We are so delighted to know that your massages were excellent. Thank you for choosing ocean esssence while on holiday .

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a massage and facial with Arlet and had a fantastic experience! She is an amazing masseuse who has a calming and healing touch. Excellent service paired with the spa’s open-air, oceanside locale made for one of the most relaxing spa experiences I’ve ever...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. We apppreciate your recommendation . We attentively work to ensure our clients comfort to provide them a professional , quality spa experience while visiting San Pedro .

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lilia and Arlet are some STRONG women. Usually I never get the firm pressure that I want but holy moley, did my boyfriend and I get deep tissue massages. We did the evening couples package which was very nice. Only downside is that it is...More

Thank Brie Z
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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your review . The girls pride themselves in their unique deep tissue techniques that is only offered at ocean essence . We thank your for giving us the opportunity to provide you with our incomparable massages and services .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This spa has it all! Great owner operator and the trained staff to provide you with a local escape from the ordinary. A locally-owned business that has the hospitality of the Belizean people with the expertise of the Ritz-Carlton. And they use top of the...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review . We pride ourselves in being the best to maintain a high level of standards products , and Professionalism. Thank you for visiting ocean esssence and look forward to seeing you again /

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

I was in desperate need of a massage after flying in cramped planes with little rest. I remember there was a spa on the dock of Caribbean Villas while on a previous visit. I walked into the Hotel office and inquired. I was able to...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for your review . We are so pleased that Arlett could provide you with her years Of expertise skills in providing you with a wonderful massage and ultimate relaxation spa experience .

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

I went with my Mom and my two aunts to Belize in February. I booked us 4 sunset massages with Ocean Essence as a surprise. It was an awesome experience and one of the highlights of the trip. One of my aunts has some health...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review we are so glad that our professional staff at ocean essence provided you with the ultimate spa experience .

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

My God-sister and I drove to this place from our San Pedro resort because of its rating and it was worth it! The ladies were nice and the place is relaxing on the water. However, it should not be next to a bar because of...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I had 90min deep tissue massage. Since my shoulders were tight, the masseuse actually used hot stone to help relax.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I had the most relaxing deep tissue massage here. I highly recommend it. Call in advance for detailed instruction on how to get there so you do not miss it.

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review . Glad we can provide you with a wonderful masssge

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Azscottmcn
30 April 2017|
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Response from EMU1979 | Reviewed this property |
My wife and sister-in-law both received deep tissue massages. A lomi lomi massage is much different in that it is performed on the entire body at once. Although modified I am sure it would be offered along with coverings.
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Donald F
18 January 2017|
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Response from Sara B | Property representative |
65.00 usd for the massages 30.00 and 35 for Mani and pedi
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gilroypalmers
30 December 2016|
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Response from Sara B | Property representative |
Yes we offer manicure and pedicures no waving however
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