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A Massage by the Sea

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Massage with lots of tricks

We got a couples' massage for our anniversary. We're old massage hands, but these folks had some... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
beckya57
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Tacoma, Washington
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Wonderful relaxing experience!

Our couples' massage was a highlight of our visit to Orcas Island. Roxanne and Elysee (sp?) put us... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
carrigancourt
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Seattle, Washington
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Beautiful Orcas Island is one of many islands in the archipelago of the San Juan Islands outside of Canada and the United States. Being a favorite vacation spot for over one hundred years attracts families especially in the summer months. The...more
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344 Main St, Suite 103, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9115
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We got a couples' massage for our anniversary. We're old massage hands, but these folks had some interesting twists we hadn't experienced before, like vibrating Tibetan bowls. They also used aromatherapy, tuning forks and hot stones. Very relaxing, and pleasant people.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank beckya57
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Our couples' massage was a highlight of our visit to Orcas Island. Roxanne and Elysee (sp?) put us at ease in their exotically decorated studio with their friendly easy-going nature. They worked their therapeutic magic while we stretched out on comfortable massage tables draped in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank carrigancourt
Akindra S, Manager at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thankyou for giving yourselves the gifts of touch! We enjoyed meeting you both and are so pleased the studio and healing treatments were greatly appreciated! Looking forward to your next Orcas visit! Roxanne & Alise’

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Very relaxing, and also therapeutic. Roxanne is knowlegable, friendly, and has a great touch. I will come see her the next time I am on Orcas.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Debra C
Akindra S, Owner at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thankyou for coming in for a massage! I am pleased you enjoyed the styles of treatments!

Reviewed 16 September 2016

Roxanne uses different tools and techniques including tuning forks, singing bowls and my favorite- hot stones - to provide a healing and restorative treatment. Hot stones and the essential oils make for a great deep tissue massage. Really the absolute best restorative massage I've ever...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Akindra S, Massage therapist at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

I recently saw the response section. Thankyou for the great review! I am pleased you loved your treatment and benefitted from the healing modalities. Hope to see you on your next visit to Orcas.

Reviewed 20 August 2016

After running, hiking and kayaking I thought a massage would be the best way to end my trip to Orcas island. Massage by the Sea is centrally located in EastSound and easy to get to. Communication was easy via messenger with Roxanne, the owner. I...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank LoriDeOregon
Akindra S, Massage therapist/owner at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

I recently noticed the response section here. Thankyou for the nice review and being open to new modalities! Yes, the 90 minute session is a good amount of time to create suppleness in tight muscles. Looking forward to your next visit to Orcas.

Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I am a local on Orcas Island, and I always come here when I need a massage! The owner has many years of experience and practices several modalities. The hot stone massage is amazing! The shop is right on the water, and is decorated beautifully....More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank anjiesaxe
Akindra S, Massage therapist/owner at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thankyou for taking time to write a nice review and enjoying my styles of treatments. I love living on Orcas year round and being available to local folks. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 23 July 2016

I treated my love to a 90 minute couples massage here at the end of our trip. We were quite sore from all the hiking we had done the previous days so it was a perfect time for a massage. The two masseuses (owner and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Akindra S, Masseuse/owner at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

I recently noticed the response section. Thankyou for the positive review on your couples massage and enjoyment of the "by the sea" colorful themed atmosphere. We love creating a healing event for couples, friends and families to share great memories of their Orcas vacation! Hope...More

Reviewed 3 July 2016

I had a wonderful massage today by an experienced, friendly massage therapist. She incorporated many different modalities into the massage which were both effective and interesting. I usually get a massage when I travel so I have experienced many different cultural variations this was every...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Akindra S, Masseuse/owner at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

I recently noticed this response section. Thankyou for the review. I love your comparison to treatments from around the globe! My passion since a teenager is to learn healing modalities from other cultures and create a fusion that facilitates wellness. Looking forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We had a great massage lots of different types of services (harmonics, singing bowls, magnetic rollers) the gals were very confident in using the tools of their trade. They did a good job of explaining what they were doing and why, which was great since...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Melissa N
Akindra S, Massage therapist/ owner at A Massage by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

I recently noticed the response section here. Thankyou for the nice review! I am pleased you enjoyed your healing massage sessions with us. Yes, it was different losing electricity and continuing seamlessly. Lol Looking forward to your next visit to Orcas!

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