Zen & The City

Features - September 9th, 2011

The kids are back at school, the summer heat has begun to fade, it’s time you took a break and did some serious relaxing.

Life in any city can be stressful and Tokyo is the biggest city in the world but that doesn’t mean you can’t relax…

Here at Weekender we feel for you, so we went out and scoured the city for Tokyo’s best spas, skin care experts and massage therapists. Now you just have to book an appointment: let the experts take care of the rest.


Make a phone call to East and 30 minutes later get a professional Thai masseuse at your home or in your hotel room. East staffEast massage is composed of only Thai women who have all studied massage at the Center of Thai Arts and Knowledge.

Specialized in traditional Thai massage that uses assisted yoga asanas to open the joints and relieve the tension in surrounding muscles. The treatment style is slow, deliberate, gentle, non-invasive, and suitable for everybody.

Say Tokyo Weekender when you make a booking and get ¥1000 off!


Info: www.will-grp.com/e

Tel: 03 5829 8710


Walking in Erawan, the smell of Lotus, the relaxing music and décor will set you straight into a relaxing state. After a 90Eran
minutes massage, stiff muscles can move, your stress will be gone and you will experience the complete realignment of your whole body.

A great place to try and with a 10% discount for Tokyo Weekender readers you have an extra excuse to take some time off.

Info: www.erawan.jp

Tel: 03-3746-1399

Zen healing

Mrs. Murai welcomes you to her home, a little Zen temple between Hiroo and Roppongi. Her husband created a signatureZen massage 25 years ago that made him famous.

Mr Murai has developed a unique aromatic healing therapy composed of aromatherapy massage and traditional seitai treatment. You’ll never want the two hours of pure relaxation to end.

Say Tokyo Weekender and get a 10% discount for any treatment between 11 a.m to 4 p.m. Maternity massage is also available.

Info: www.zen-healing.co.jp

Tel: 03-3401-7611


Nua is well known for waxing but also offers great dermalogica facials. NUA offers you a personalized facial treatment tailoredNua to your skin conditions.

From exfoliation to extraction, massage and mask, after the 90 minute course you feel completely refreshed and rejuvenated.

Those who book a Dermalogica 90min. facial (and mention Tokyo Weekender), receive a FREE starter kit + Daily Microfliant (valued at ¥4,000). For those who book any Powerlite facial, receive a FREE pack of beauty treatment masks.

Info: www.nuajapan.com

Tel: 03-6804-5285