Comfort Inn Central Park West
31 West 71st St.
New York, NY 10023-4103
Phone: (212) 721-4770
Fax: (212) 579-8544
Beauty & Spas
This fitness studio is particularly welcoming, given its spa-like ambiance. It is one of the first indoor cycling studios in New York City, and strives to achieve fitness while connecting you to your inner being. Undergo intense cardio workouts with upbeat music setting the pace. Also, take advantage of the state-of-the-art spinning equipment. Experienced trainers are present to help you every step of the way.
This upper West Side Day Spa takes a holistic approach to all its beauty treatments, whether they are massages, facials, aromatherapy treatments or even aloe body wraps. The décor at Ettia may not be quite as posh as some other day spas in Manhattan, but the treatments are arguably just as good, if not better. Come down to the peaceful Ettia Day Spa for a pleasant break from the mundane routine.
Located in a very posh Upper West Side townhouse, Feline Day Spa offers an exotic array of beauty treatments for women (not cats, as the name would imply). The facials, massages and seaweed wraps offered here all promise to slow down the aging process and help one look younger; even if they do not succeed, the experience is heavenly. Prices are reasonable, and day and half-day packages are available. For details about appointment, check out the website.
More than just a gym, The West Side YMCA is a thriving community center that offers excellent and diverse fitness facilities. Besides all the basic cardiovascular and free weight equipment available, there are two swimming pools, basketball and volleyball courts, spinning and rowing gyms, and separate stretching rooms. The class schedule is as diverse as any in the city, offering over 100 choices from standard aerobics and step, to chi gong, funk and karate.
Pure Yoga offers customers top-notch facilities and friendly and knowledgeable instructors. The studio features over 100 classes a week in many different yoga styles and difficulty levels. The facility has seven practice studios, including a hot studio, which ensures that there is seemingly always a class occurring. Cleanliness is also a top priority, with their mats getting washed after every use.
Salon SCK is a spacious Central Park salon offering the very best in hair care. The decor, with the wooden flooring, white sofas and shelves lined with products, is warm and inviting. The stylists pay attention to your requirements, and are more than happy to incorporate your ideas into the style they eventually give you. Not only will you get a great style, but also advice on how to best maintain it once you walk out of the salon.
Started by a lady called Faina, Faina European Day Spa offers exotic massages and body treatments. She incidentally got her doctorate in medicine from Moscow before deciding to head west. A good place to visit if you want to detoxify as well as let your senses be pampered with different kinds of waxes, scrubs and pedicures. A reflexologist is also available at the spa besides the regular trained staff. A good way to get the most out of your visit is to opt for one of their packages. Several customers swear that they have come out beaming after every visit.
A good massage, a facial, a nail care treatment or yoga, you will find all these and more at Exhale Spa. Overlooking the park, the spa has 16 treatment rooms, two yoga studios, a nail bar and Core Fusion which is their signature therapy. The hustle and bustle of the neighborhood may sometimes creep into the waiting room, but once inside the treatment area, it is the ultimate experience! It's time to leave the world behind while you allow the experts to help you relax and have a go at a transformation of the mind, body and soul. So go ahead, give it a try and you're bound to be craving for more!
Valery Joseph Salon 2 is an upscale salon that caters to the haircare needs of the ultra-chic Upper East Side. You can visit the salon for a range of hair and beauty treatments, and you also have the option of requesting house calls. The salon specializes in bridal services and makeup.
Owned by the renowned hairdresser, Rodolfo Valentin Hair Boutique is the salon to visit if you want a new look. A complete haircare destination, this salon offers services for men, women and children. You can get the kind of cut your favorite celebrity sports, a wild new color, or give your hair a completely new twist with extensions. Known as the man who gave the world its first hair prosthesis, Rodolfo Valentin uses mostly European hair to create some wonderful wigs as well.
The fact that Hunter College's athletic teams have tasted the kind of success they have is not surprising once one takes into consideration the kind of facilities they have at their disposal. The Main Gymnasium, which is located on the B3 level of the Sportsplex, is just one of these facilities. The site for events such as men's & women's basketball, volleyball & wrestling, it is the epicenter of the college's sporting activities. The renovation of this gymnasium has been done in keeping with the other efforts at sustainability made by the college.
With a client roster that includes the likes of Jessica Biel, Blake Lively and Scarlett Johansson, Garren New York is one of the city's top salons. However, if one look at the regulars at this salon made you peg it as well past your price range, think again; Garren dedicates ten days of every month to styling New York's 'everyday women'. Located at the Sherry-Netherland Hotel, this salon uses only the best products to give you a chic style that suits you perfectly. You also have the option of availing of the services of this celebrity hair stylist at the location of your choice.