Quality Hotel Downtown
89 Luckie St.
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 524-7991
Fax: (404) 524-0672
Beauty & Spas
Yolanda Owens, the owner of IWI Fresh Spa uses fresh fruits, herbs and vegetables to make face creams and face packs that are used in the various skin-care rituals of the spa. IWI translates to "it is what it is" which is the underlying philosophy and commitment of the establishment to provide the benefits of organic and real fruits and vegetables sans chemicals. Each day has a special ritual and free health drinks like wheat-grass juice, sake and ginger tea are served alongside. Book ahead and luxuriate in the goodness of these natural ingredients.
This busy barber shop sits right in the heart of Midtown, a few short blocks south of Piedmont Park in the Midtown Promenade. Unlike most barbers, Off the Hook is open on Monday, and it keeps its eight chairs hopping at all hours, so call ahead if you're in a rush. OTH Barber Shop is located on the second level, just above the Highlander restaurant.
Book yourself an appointment at the Gocha Salon and indulge in some luxurious hair rituals. Protein treatment, stylish haircuts and trendy hair colors and tints are offered. Fix your hair with a braid or get attractive hair extensions. The staff is talented and offers good suggestions. The salon is frequented by celebrities and has been featured in many magazines.
Glitter's Fitness Club offers fitness facilities exclusively for women. Move your body to the beats of the zumba, salsa and other dance forms. An interactive way to lose weight and tone the body, it offers free passes to its various classes. Join with friends and enjoy the party-style aerobics workouts that are popular here.
Pamper yourself and go in for some peaceful alone-time at the Blue Medspa. This luxurious, modern spa offers a full range of traditional spa treatments as well as Botox injections and laser treatment. Choose from a variety of facial and body therapies, hair styling, nail care, massages, cellulite treatment and much, much more. You can also pick up products of different brands; a professional will help you choose what suits you best. Walk out feeling relaxed and taken care of. Check the website for a detailed list of services.
If you want nothing but the best for your tresses, step into Adore hair studio at Inman Park. Run by a team of skilled professionals, this salon is stylish yet cozy and friendly. Adore offers a range of haircuts, coloring, hair styling, make-up and beauty treatments. They also sell a range of professional hair care products. So get in there and let them take charge of your crowning glory. Check the web site for prices; note that the cost changes depending on which stylist you ask for. Online reservations are accepted.
The seventh floor of the Loews Atlanta Hotel is an area of serenity. Home to Exhale Mind Body Spa, this is a great place to come to, when you want to rejuvenate yourself. This studio offers yoga classes for a harmonious well being, as well as barre exercises, cycling and cardio workouts for those who wish to sweat it out. Following the rigorous regime, recuperate with some spa therapies, or unwind at the steam room, hammam or sauna. Check website for schedule of classes and participate.
It's the little things that make the difference, a truism that's understood and well catered to at Fresh Nails on Ponce. Step in for a full manicure, nail painting, pedicure or airbrushing treatment, and leave with the confidence that your fingers and toes look as good as the rest of you. Appointments are available seven days a week, and walk-ins are also welcomed on a first-come, first-serve basis. So for that special evening out, take the time to look your best from head to toe.
This unisex barber shop in Midtown promises great cuts at a fair price, and it delivers. Even with four chairs on hand, there's sometimes a wait, as the hair experts at this friendly spot like to take their time and do their job right. Although the feel is decidedly nostalgic barber shop and the clientele seems mostly male, full salon and hairdressing services are also provided. Appointments are always a good idea, but walk-ins are also welcomed.
This full-service hair salon and day spa is conveniently located in the Midtown Promenade. Open six days a week, the stylish, triangle-shaped boutique gives you a chance to pamper yourself without breaking the bank. It specializes in African-American styling, and its growing popularity makes calling ahead a very good idea. One important note: Drop your kids at the sitter before your appointment; unless being serviced, children are not allowed in the salon.
Stillwater Yoga Studio in Midtown is a popular Yoga institute in the neighborhood. Propounding the B.K Iyengar school of yoga and meditation, it conducts about 30 classes daily for the benefit of children and adults in the neighborhood. With expert yoga masters employed as instructors, the organization also conducts regular workshops, encouraging people to start living healthy not only physically but mentally too. Featuring wooden floor, comfortable yoga mat, changing rooms, bathroom and a library, this well-equipped yoga center is located in the Promenade Shopping Center.
Escape from the daily grind and pamper yourself with massage therapy at The Art of Touch. Located in Midtown, the center offers a diverse array of massages to suit your needs, from classic sports massages to deep-tissue and neuro-muscular massages. Specialty treatments like reflexology are also available. The center offers package deals and couple therapy sessions as well. The well-trained therapists will put you at ease and help you fully reap the benefits of massage therapy. Check website for a complete list of services and more.