Quality Hotel Marlborough
20 Nelson Street
Phone: (64) 3 5777333
Fax: (64) 3 5777337
Beauty & Spas
The hair stylists at Taboo are fully qualified and have over 15 years of experience in providing quality hairdressing services and products to their clients. You can be assured of professional good looking results. Services include: Haircuts, Coloring, Highlights, Straightening, Perms, Hair-ups, Eyebrow Threading and more. The salon is believed to be the longest running hairdressers in Wellington since it was establish by Eileen Peel in 1932.
Brains and brawn combine at this university gym with facilities that include weights, steppers, rowers, a gymnasium and a full aerobics schedule. All of these are available to non-university students at the cheapest rates in town. Pool tables and a cafe are on hand for the less energetic or just to relax after a good workout. Forget the trendy gear and work out in a comfortable and stimulating environment.
You will find some of Wellington's best stylists at this upmarket salon, which consistently tops the region's hairstylist awards. As well as creative cutting, the salon offers perms, waving, coloring and a range of hair treatments. If you have got fine hair try an instant thickener or, for out of condition hair, a luxury reconditioning treatment will fix the problem. The salon is open from Tuesdays to Saturdays from 9am.
Men, women and children are welcome at this family hair-care salon located in the city center. Whether it is a short back and sides, just a trim or a new style to boost your self-esteem, you will be well looked after by the friendly stylists at this modern establishment. There is also a range of up-to-date hair care products on sale, and the staff will happily advise on something suited to your hair type. Prices are reasonable and appointments are not necessary.
If you want to look your best then a new hairstyle at George Janis, a renowned salon will certainly give you a head start. The fully trained, experienced stylists offer a full range of hairdressing services including cutting, coloring and perming. Try out the cut-and-blow wave to give yourself a different look. Appointments here are not always necessary. They also a branches at The Terrace and Queen's Wharf.
Snip offers honest and simple hair cuts. You won't have any silly frills, just a good haircut, in good time, everytime. They use New Zealand made, natural and organic products. Snip delivers outstanding and great value service, always aiming to exceed your expectations. They offer a warm, friendly and comfortable environment that you can really enjoy visiting and want to return.
Contours gym is for women who like to exercise in private surroundings with a programme tailored for their personal needs. This all-woman health centre has a wide range of aerobic classes and styles, free weights, universal weights, cardiovascular equipment, therapeutic massage, personal trainers, a beautician and a hairdresser. It also has a creche that accommodates nearly 15 children. An added bonus is the ample parking space available in the vicinity.
Established in 1992, Swan Barbers (for men) has proved its worth in what seems to be a market undergoing resurgence. This place is always busy, with its three chairs, personal television, relaxing music and plenty to read for those needing to wait. Located in the business oriented Terrace it draws its clientele mainly from the surrounding office blocks. Very central, with mellow decor, the popularity of this barbershop speaks for itself. Additional branches are at Taranaki Street and Bond Street. Call on 0800 367 7926 for inquiries.
Cathy Davys Hair Design & Day Spa is a contemporary hair salon, located downstairs in the Kelvin House. It has an excellent reputation amongst Wellingtonians, seeking modern and easy-care hairstyles. Before styling your hair one of their professional stylists will have an in-depth consultation with you over a coffee or glass of wine. Whether it is cutting or coloring, you will receive expert advice and a guarantee that you will be delighted with the results. Ask them about the cut and blow wave style. It is better to make an appointment at this popular salon.
This barber is ideally placed for those needing a spruce up on the way to or from the office. You cannot miss this place with its traditional red, white and blue pillars out the front. Haircuts are reasonable and you can browse through the historic memorabilia that fills up the nooks and crannies while you wait. This is also a good place to stock up on other grooming products like razors, shaving soap, pomades, tonics, shoe polishes and brushes. It does not get more friendly or convenient.
Situated in a converted warehouse close to the bus terminal and railway station, and with free parking, the Bodyworks gym is the most accessible in the city. A large range of facilities are available here including a cardio room with all the latest machines, a weight room, sunbeds and a sauna. Many athletes train here and the club and personal trainers are fully qualified and offer top-notch advice. The aerobics schedule is comprehensive and Qui Bo boxing is amongst the many varieties on offer. Free spinning and yoga classes are also available.
This is a unique facility combining a swimming pool, modern health and fitness centre and wonderful harbour views. The complex offers lane swimming, aqua-jogging, aerobics, a simple gym with machines and free weights, spas, sauna and a steam room. There are six lanes, few kids and the pool is 33 metres long. The handy location and absence of good facilities for children make this a favourite of central city office workers morning, noon and night. Have fun!