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Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials

Ave. Buenos Aires | Across the street from the Oasis Hotel & Restaurant, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 6493-0486
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Lovely Lady, Magical Massage

I've received my fair share of massages, and my experience with Kitzie was absolutely incredible... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
brooketown
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Cambutal, Panama
Excellent Masseuse and Wonderful Person

Honestly, I thought I was done for after a hike up Volcán Barú. My hip flexors and calves were... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Kayleigh S
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This is a small, highly personalized spa, dedicated to serving one client at a time, by appointment. Located close to the center of town, just across the street from the Oasis Hotel & Restaurant in a tranquil, beautiful setting facing the Baru volcano and the Caldera River. A graduate of the Muscular Therapy Institute (Cambridge MA) with 18 1/2 years of professional practice and continuing Board Certification by the U.S. National Certifying Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), Kitzie offers a variety of affordable luxury spa facials with products of exceptional quality from the U.S. (Shea Terra Organics) and Italy (L'Herbolario) and her own creative combinations of therapeutic and relaxation massage and bodywork, using organic Jojoba extract and techniques including the Swedish-based techniques of her school's founder, Ben Benjamin, LomiLomi Nui, basic Upledger craneo-sacral techniques, reflexology, manual lymph drainage for face and neck, and energy work, depending on her clients' preferences. See our website for a map and rates, as well as a description of techniques.
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Ave. Buenos Aires | Across the street from the Oasis Hotel & Restaurant, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I've received my fair share of massages, and my experience with Kitzie was absolutely incredible from the beginning. She truly cares and delivers a remarkable massage. I received the spa facial, followed with a deep tissue and foot reflexology, and left her space feeling like...More

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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

What spa owner/massage practitioner wouldn't be thrilled to receive a review like this? Thanks so much, brooketown, for taking the time to write such a lovely commentary and send it to Trip Advisor. I'm especially honored because brooketown herself works in the wellness and hospitality...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Honestly, I thought I was done for after a hike up Volcán Barú. My hip flexors and calves were completely destroyed and I was walking like an old lady. Lucky enough to find Kitzie as she took me and my friend in without an appointment....More

Thank Kayleigh S
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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you, Kayleigh, for writing and posting your review of Spa Boquete on Trip Advisor. I'm very grateful that you and your friend took the time and trouble to write, and I'm very happy that your massage was helpful after your long climb and before...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Kitzie's healing massage therapy was one of the highlights of our vacation in Panama. After thirteen painful hours on Volcan Barú, we were fortunate to find ourselves at the doorstep of Spa Boquete where Kitzie welcomed us in even though we didn't have an appointment....More

Thank AlwaysTakeTheWeather
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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

What can I say, but thank you thank you thank you to AlwaysTakeTheWeather? As she and her longtime friend actually did (take the weather), as the sun and rain came and went as we change seasons here in Boquete. Many visitors come to Boquete with...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I went to Boquete with the family to enjoy nature and time together. But also I looked for a space for myself. Finding Kitzie was that for me, space for myself and for my growth. The combination of the Tarot reading and the beautiful and...More

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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you, Priscilla, for the review of your visit to Spa Boquete, which included a back massage, reflexology, and a new service which I just began offering in 2018, called Something Special for the Spirit. Described in more detail on Spa Boquete's website, it's loosely...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I had found one of Kitzie's business cards in a local bakery and decided to give it a shot. As soon as I walked up to her quaint little house on the other side of the river, I sensed that the person that resides there...More

Thank Jacob I
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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thanks so much, Jacob, for your thoughtful, detailed, and very kind review. It was my pleasure to welcome you to Spa Boquete and provide a massage for you during your holiday stay in my favorite part of the world. Coming from a physician, neurologist, and...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

The experience at Spa Boquete is not to be missed! I requested the "Magic Relaxation Massage" during which the owner, Kitzie, practices her own unique combination of traditional, Swedish and Hawaiian massage along with foot reflexology, cranial sacral techniques and other energetic healing modalities. Kitzie...More

Thank Heide S
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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thanks so much, Heide, for your review! I'm especially honored because you yourself are an accomplished and talented Reiki and energy practitioner and knew exactly what I was putting together for you as part of the "Magic Relaxation Massage." After all, you did ask for...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We were so sore after 2 weeks on a bus touring the country. We met her and her massages melted away the aches and pain. She’s a great masseuse. You will not be disappointed.More

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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thank you, dkgrant61, for taking the time from your busy tour to write and post a review for Spa Boquete on its Trip Advisor page. Those familiarization tours give visitors and potential residents a chance to see many different areas of Panama that are popular...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Kitzie is just plain the BEST. Her massage work is rejuvenating and masterful. She took time to understand my needs and goals for the massage and then delivered! A very comfortable and relaxing session. I'll be back!More

Thank Sharna K
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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thanks, Sharna, for taking the time to write and post a review for Spa Boquete's Trip Advisor page. I'm very glad that you enjoyed your visit and that the massage matched your needs. Every guest is different, every body is different, and it's always both...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I had a wonderfully therapeutic massage with Kitzie -- and got much-needed relief after a very energetic few days in Boquete. Her spa is a little oasis in town.More

Thank Fiona M
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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thanks, Fiona, for your review and kind words. It was a pleasure to welcome you and your friends to Boquete during the Jazz and Blues Festival, and while you were able to enjoy the birds, the hikes, the Tree Trek, and the many outdoor activities...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Kitzie McKinney is a master of her craft. I had an hour massage with her this morning and it was heavenly. The heated table, the tastefully decorated room and jojoba oil were absolutely wonderful. She asked for any preferences prior and had tips for exercises...More

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spaboquete, Owner at Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you, Anne, for your review and for noticing some aspects of Spa Boquete that make it unique. Having begun my professional massage study and practice in Boston 20 years ago, two things that mattered a lot to me when the time came to create...More

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Bryan F
29 January 2017|
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Response from spaboquete | Property representative |
Hi Bryan and thanks for your inquiry. An hour relaxation massage costs $40.00 and an hour deep tissue or aromatherapy massage costs $45.00. All services and prices are listed on the Spa Boquete website.
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