One or Three 60- or 90-Minute Thai Massages at Satya Bodyworks (Up to 54% Off)

Elmwood

95% of 21 Groupon Customers Recommend

from $37
Buy!
Value Discount You Save
$75 51% $38
Limited time remaining!
Over 190 bought
Only 10 left

Choose from Four Options

  • $37 for one 60-minute Thai massage ($75 value)
  • $52 for one 90-minute Thai massage ($110 value)
  • $109 for three 60-minute Thai massages ($225 value)
  • $152 for three 90-minute Thai massages ($330 value)

Thai Massage: Potent Practice of Pain Relief

Anyone who practices Thai massage has a lot to learn—more than 200 techniques, to be exact. See what a therapist has in store for your next session.

While many massage therapists will focus on a client's specific body part, Thai-massage therapists expand their attention to include not just the full body but also the space in which it resides. During a typical session, which takes place in a large space partitioned by drapes, the fully clothed client lies on a thick floor mat. The therapist begins the massage knelt in a wai—a gesture of pressing the palms together with fingers pointed upward in a prayer-like position—as a symbol of respect. Light, rhythmic massage strokes then lead to more focused pressures applied with the feet, elbows, and even knees. The therapist may also stretch the body into poses reminiscent of Hatha yoga; these poses are believed to open sen lines, the pathways that convey life energy throughout the body.

With more than 200 techniques to learn and master, Thai massage can stretch the therapist’s mind nearly as much as the client’s muscles. The Buddhist monks who developed these techniques—sometime between 800 and 1200 AD, according to DaySpa magazine—sought a combination of rhythmic strokes, guided stretching, and acupressure that could both soothe physical aches and align the body’s internal energies. The resulting massage proved so restorative that field hands soon took to it as a means of recovering from their long days of work.


Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “Wonderful massage, extremely relaxing. What a treat, will go back soon.”

  • “The best massage I ever had!”

  • “Great Thi message but if looking for a deep tissue message..this is not the place..A lot of stretching involved... Would go back..”


  1. 2

    Elmwood

    2807 Telegraph Ave

    Berkeley, California 94606

    510-459-0144

    Get Directions

In a Nutshell

Long-held stretches combine with meridian stimulation, deep-tissue techniques, and structural alignment to open the body and repair muscles

The Fine Print

Expires 90 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Indulgent delights, from pastries and flowers to massages and mani-pedis
Choose your deal:
One 60-minute Thai massage
$75 list price - 51% off - Save $38
Over 160 bought
$37
One 90-minute Thai massage
$110 list price - 53% off - Save $58
Sold Out
Over 10 bought
$52
Three 60-minute Thai massages
$225 list price - 52% off - Save $116
Sold Out
5 bought
$109
Three 90-minute Thai massages
$330 list price - 54% off - Save $178
Sold Out
6 bought
$152