What’s a vacation to Santa Monica without a little pampering? The holiday season can be stressful, so unwind from all of the hustle and bustle with a little R&R at one of these fabulous Santa Monica day spas.

Raya European Day Spa

A gorgeous, modern  Santa Monica day spa, Raya is decorated in tranquil tones of beige and white. Enjoy a facial, microdermabrasion, waxing, massage and more when you visit this little slice of paradise in Santa Monica. Raya European Day Spa: 533 N La Cienega Blvd; 310-652-2250

Wi Spa

Described by TimeOut Los Angeles as the Disneyland of Koreatown saunas, Wi is a four-story, family friendly self-care destination. Come here for the relaxing rooftop terrace and a full body scrub. Wi Spa: 2700 Wilshire Blvd.; 213-487-2700

Burke Williams Spa

This luxury day spa is an oasis of healing and relaxation. Regulars rave about the quality of their deep tissue massages and salt scrubs. Burke William Spa: 1358 4th St.; 310-587-3366

Alchemie Spa

Alchemie distinguishes itself from other spas in the area with its commitment to social and environmental responsibility. Using high quality vegan and natural products whenever possible, Alchemie makes green look and feel good. Alchemie Spa: 2021 Main St, Suite B; 310-310-8880

Exhale Los Angeles – Santa Monica

Exhale is way more than just a spa—it includes fitness classes, a gym, acu-healing and even private retreats. It’s a zen-like space where you have plenty of options to choose how you unwind—sweat it out on the treadmill, or plop yourself in the sauna. Exhale Los Angeles – Santa Monica: 101 Wilshire Blvd.; 310-319-3193

Willow Spa

About to tie the knot? One of Willow’s more unique amenities is a month-to-month self-care program meant to help you feel balanced and relaxed all the way up to your big day. Willow Spa: 3127 California State Route 2; 310-453-9004