Relaxing in the Cities: Insider's Guide

Insider tips on some of the Cities' best places to rejuvenate.

Updated: December 04, 2002

Where to Go

Just For Me Spa

110 Greeley St S, Stillwater, MN 55082

Whirlpool sessions are complimentary with most treatments--arrive early and have a soak.

Day Spa

7575 France Ave S, Edina, MN 55435

The three-hour Spa Evening package sends you home rested after a massage, facial, spa pedicure, herbal tea and dinner.

Salon For You Spa & Salon

134 Western Ave N, St Paul, MN 55102

Purchase a package of six or 12 treatments and get free use of the whirlpool or a steam session with each visit.

Aveda Institute Minneapolis

400 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

If you're bold, the Institute is constantly looking for heads to try new styles and products on. They'll pay you with gift certificates for products.

The Refinery

321 14th Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

The relaxing and effective 30-minute, mini-facial is also mini-priced ($30), making this little luxury affordable for nearby U of M students.