Comfort Inn Midtown West
548 West 48th Street
New York, NY 10036
Phone: (212) 586-0400
Fax: (212) 586-0404
Beauty & Spas
West Vibe is a trendy Hell's Kitchen salon where you will find stylists who truly understand your hair and all its needs. The stylists will help you determine the style that suits you best, and then bring it to life. Whether you want a full-fledged haircut, simple bang-trim or an up-do, this salon will leave you satisfied. Makeup application is also offered.
This giant, immaculate gym located off Times Square offers everything anyone could want in a health club: cardiovascular machines, free weights, dozens of classes, a sundeck, tennis, swimming pool, climbing wall, café and spa services. Net Pulse entertainment systems are available at all cardio machines. The clientèle consists mainly of people who work in the neighborhood or live in Manhattan Plaza's towers, but actors also like this club due to its proximity to the Theater District. The club also provides plenty of programs for children and families. Check website for details.
Since its launch in 2001, Sonic Yoga has steadily risen in popularity to become a staple of the health-conscious and yoga enthusiasts not just in Hell's Kitchen, but the entire city. At the heart of the studio's popularity are the carefully designed programs that suit any skill level, from absolute beginners to seasoned practitioners of the ancient art. The studio's programs are built around the Vinyasa style of yoga. If you're interested in becoming a teacher yourself, there are a host of teacher training and certification courses to take your knowledge of yoga to the next level. The dedicated and friendly staff has made Sonic one of the best yoga studios in the city.
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.
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.
Rooted in the Vinyasa tradition of yoga, the OM Factory offers a plethora of classes for different levels of experience. Various types of classes can be found here, including acroyoga, arial, Forrest, Restorative, Ashtanga and Vinyasa yoga. The studio is bright and spacious with engaging and friendly instructors.
Looking for a great haircut at a reasonable price in the heart of the Garment District? If yes, then Spiotta Salon, which has been churning out satisfied clients since 1976, is the place for you. In addition to chic haircuts and styles, the salon and barbershop offers patrons manicures and pedicures, hot shaves and men's facials. As if all this weren't enticing enough, your visit also guarantees you a complimentary shoe-shine and espresso! Make an appointment or simply walk in for a great new style.
Want a new hairdo then head down to Roberto's. Enter the spacious salon premises complete with leather couches, chairs and magazines to keep you occupied while you await your turn. Roberto Filho is an expert hairstylist and a well-known name for the latest in hairstyling. Whether its hair-coloring, a new style you want to sport or simply need a trim, rest assured his experienced staff will do the needful. Do try the special Brazilian hair conditioning to get that shine and bounce back in your tresses. An appointment in advance is recommended.
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.
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!
New York Sports Clubs offer plenty of classes, state-of-the-art equipment and immaculately clean facilities. Many of the locations have spinning studios, saunas, steam rooms and heavy bags for boxing and kick-boxing. In addition to aerobics, body sculpting, step, yoga, tai chi and African dance, classes also include Urban Rebounding, The Martha Graham Workout and the New York City Ballet Workout. This place is a haven for the fitness-conscious. One step inside and you'll soon see why its one of the trendiest places to work out at in the city. New York Sports operates gyms all over the city. Check their website for locations and class schedules.
The Buttercup Skincare was started by two friends who shared the craze of being pampered in spas. They loved it so much that they decided to become professional estheticians so they could start their own spa. The Buttercup Skincare offers a range of skincare services like the All Natural Buttercup Classic facial and the Glycolic Peel facial. Check their website for more information.