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Lake Placid Speedy Spa

Open Now: 10:00 - 19:00
Open today: 10:00 - 19:00
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Stars for Massuese - IT IS NOT A SPA

This is a quirky spot and they have a lot of nerve calling themselves a spa. It's barely a salon... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
G0lf-Girl-Guru
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Hidden Gem!

I had a fantastic shellac manicure here today! This salon is tiny but very clean. The manicurist... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2016
Chelsea M
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5 Aug 2017
“Stars for Massuese - IT IS NOT A SPA”
13 Aug 2016
“Hidden Gem! ”
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1975 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1110
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is a quirky spot and they have a lot of nerve calling themselves a spa. It's barely a salon! There are three Ikea tables where they do mani / pedi (with your feet in a rubbermaid bucket) & a room or two in the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank G0lf-Girl-Guru
Tess S, Owner at Lake Placid Speedy Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review! I'm terribly sorry you're unhappy and came during the start of our renovations which was posted for our customers to see to explain our empty space. Candles are a fire hazard as we operate in a very old...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I had a fantastic shellac manicure here today! This salon is tiny but very clean. The manicurist did a fantastic job, I will definitely be coming back the next time I'm in town.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Chelsea M
Tess S, Owner at Lake Placid Speedy Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hello Chels! Thanks for your kind words gf! Cleanliness is something we take VERY seriously here! Thank you so much for noticing! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 28 July 2016

During the busy Iron Man weekend Speedy was able to squeeze my sister and I in. We got speedy pedis and our feet looked fab. Thanks ladiesMore

Date of experience: July 2016
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Tess S, Owner at Lake Placid Speedy Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hey hey!! Thank you SO much for your review, I love when our hard work and accommodation doesn't go unnoticed. We love what we do here at speedy spa, thank you THANK YOU! Iron man is so much fun, I hope you guys had a...More

Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

With a name like "speedy spa" and giant sign advertising a $70 massage, one would think they are capable of accommodating tourists. My husband and I stopped in to check it out and ask about making an appointment. I was hardly able to look around...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Tess S, Owner at Lake Placid Speedy Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hey there! I am so sorry about that unpleasant experience you had while the spa was under different management. I worked for the previous owners for 3 years before my mother and I took over 2 years ago! At the time you had come (absolutely...More

Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

Meet Tess, have a super chat while getting pampered with a ton of positive energy! I was traveling through Easter weekend and popped in for a pedicure and was so happy I did! The staff said she would be back in later, I explained that...More

2  Thank Getaway806415
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Friendly staff and great technicians! When my go-to spa was booked up, Speedy Spa was more than accommodating making appointments for me. I was very pleased with the facial and waxing. They also offer tanning beds - which are kept very clean and the light...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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cladoyle11, Owner at Lake Placid Speedy Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2015

Thanks for your nice review! Wanted to let you know we no longer have tanning beds!

Reviewed 5 March 2013

As a former massage therapist I know what I want out of each massage session and Speedy Spa is where I get it. Being local to the area I have had a chance to use a number of therapists in the area and Kelly is...More

Date of experience: February 2013
2  Thank UpstateLove
Reviewed 26 February 2013

Went to Lake Placid for our 10-year anniversary this past weekend, and really wanted to spoil ourselves. We booked 5 different sessions (10 total treatments), and were thrilled each time. The rooms were quiet, comfortable and spacious, and the treatments were of the highest caliber....More

Date of experience: February 2013
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Reviewed 2 October 2012

My husband and I both got two 80 minute deep tissue massages and I got a facial during our recent four night stay at the Whiteface Lodge. We are self-proclaimed deep tissue massage junkies and nothing is more disappointing than a bad massage (you deep...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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Reviewed 13 August 2012

If you want a massage while in Lake Placid and don't want to waste money on overpriced resort spa rates then this is the place to go! We booked a couples massage, the staff were friendly and attentive. The spa rooms are ok, nothing to...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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