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Great massage!

After finding out the spa at our resort was not opening until November, I was bummed because I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Denise S
Wonderful Massage

My husband and I received a couples massage from Lilia and Ginie. The massage therapists were... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Christa D
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With over 12 years experience the original over water day spa in San Pedro . We pride as being the number one spa on trip advisor and have all certified and well experienced massesuse
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Coconut drive | Carribean villas hotel on the dock over the water, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 109, Belize
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 September 2015

I picked this spa purely by change, the flyer was in my rental. I booked a massage, a pedicure, a manicure and an ear candling. It is NOT associated with the Xanadu Resort. You can park at Xanadu and walk across the beach to it....More

2  Thank susanrice
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Reviewed 13 June 2012

Amazing setting: laying next to my partner as we both relax into the sound of the ocean and the feel of the wind on us. Then the massage begins and I feel like I am being tourtured. I like a deeper massage so about 15mins...More

3  Thank Margaret M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After finding out the spa at our resort was not opening until November, I was bummed because I really wanted a massage on my vacation. After going on an amazing snorkeling excursion with Felicity Sailing, I found out about Ocean Essence. I texted the owner...More

1  Thank Denise S
Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review . We are pleased that you got what you expected and we pride ourselves in having the best overwater spa experience and the most skillled therapists for our various types of massages .

Reviewed 4 September 2018

My husband and I received a couples massage from Lilia and Ginie. The massage therapists were professional and kind, the massages themselves were excellent as well. They have you in a secluded room over the water (past the smell of sea grass) and you can...More

Thank Christa D
Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you very much for your review .We are so pleased that yout expectations were met .we look forward to seeing. You again .

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I think many U.S. based massage therapists could learn some things from Belize massage schools! Some really terrific techniques that I’d never experienced anywhere in the world before. Loved it so much we booked a second one at the end of our vacation again! Arlet...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

I went to Belize for my honeymoon. Getting there was quite an adventure for my husband and I. I booked this massage for the night, of the day we arrived. I already knew we would need it. It was a little tricky to find, it...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review . We are happy that we could make your honeymoon a lttilw extra special . We are glad you found us . It’s a ongoing challenge the island has with the onset of growing businesses . We hope...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018

It's not the RITZ, but most people here on Ambergris have figured that out. My wife and I walked down the beach from Banyon Bay and stopped in to see when they might have time open. They had time right then, so we "forwent" breakfast...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for your review . We are so glad that Arlett and Lilia. provided you with a great spa Experience and masssges . We look forward to your return to Ambergris Caye and your visit to ocean essence !

Reviewed 7 July 2018

Arlet and Jeanie are wonderful! They are so welcoming and excellent treatments! Thanks both of you.. NINA and CYNTHIA

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Thank your Nina and Cynthia for your review . We are so delighted to know that your massages were excellent. Thank you for choosing ocean esssence while on holiday .

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I booked a massage and facial with Arlet and had a fantastic experience! She is an amazing masseuse who has a calming and healing touch. Excellent service paired with the spa’s open-air, oceanside locale made for one of the most relaxing spa experiences I’ve ever...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Thank you so much for your review. We apppreciate your recommendation . We attentively work to ensure our clients comfort to provide them a professional , quality spa experience while visiting San Pedro .

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Lilia and Arlet are some STRONG women. Usually I never get the firm pressure that I want but holy moley, did my boyfriend and I get deep tissue massages. We did the evening couples package which was very nice. Only downside is that it is...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

We appreciate your review . The girls pride themselves in their unique deep tissue techniques that is only offered at ocean essence . We thank your for giving us the opportunity to provide you with our incomparable massages and services .

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This spa has it all! Great owner operator and the trained staff to provide you with a local escape from the ordinary. A locally-owned business that has the hospitality of the Belizean people with the expertise of the Ritz-Carlton. And they use top of the...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for your review . We pride ourselves in being the best to maintain a high level of standards products , and Professionalism. Thank you for visiting ocean esssence and look forward to seeing you again /

Reviewed 3 June 2018

I was in desperate need of a massage after flying in cramped planes with little rest. I remember there was a spa on the dock of Caribbean Villas while on a previous visit. I walked into the Hotel office and inquired. I was able to...More

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Sara B, Owner at Ocean Essence Day Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for your review . We are so pleased that Arlett could provide you with her years Of expertise skills in providing you with a wonderful massage and ultimate relaxation spa experience .

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Azscottmcn
1 May 2017|
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Response from EMU1979 | Reviewed this property |
My wife and sister-in-law both received deep tissue massages. A lomi lomi massage is much different in that it is performed on the entire body at once. Although modified I am sure it would be offered along with coverings.
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Donald F
18 January 2017|
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Response from Sara B | Property representative |
65.00 usd for the massages 30.00 and 35 for Mani and pedi
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gilroypalmers
30 December 2016|
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Response from Sara B | Property representative |
Yes we offer manicure and pedicures no waving however
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