Most people head to the bar for happy hour after a stressful weekend, but a spa treatment will refresh your mind and relax your muscles. The best spas around the city are located inside hotels and South Beach. 

If you missed spa month during the summer, don't worry, there are always new deals to help your budget. Some of these spas welcome couple massages and specialized treatments. 

Instead of getting into your glitter dress on Friday night, book a spa day and recharge your energy for the week to come. Your body will thank you and so will your mind. 

Icon Brickell Spa

Where: W Miami

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If you're into books and great views, this spa will give you all the Alice in Wonderland feels. This luxurious venue offers the best massages, facials, steam room, a water lounge, and more. Once you get into your robe and head to the jacuzzi surrounded with marble floors, you'll feel like a million bucks. Grab a book while relaxing in the water and daydream of your next adventure. After the spa service, you can head to the hotel rooftop and enjoy the breathtaking view. It's one of the most exclusive spots in the city.

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Tierra Santa Healing House

Where: Faena Hotel

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You'll enter holy land when visiting this spa. This 22,000 square-foot spa offers holistic therapies and traditional South American healing inside the Faena Hotel. The beauty and skin care treatments at this location have partnered with brands such as Naturopathica and French heritage brand Biologique Recherche. We recommend the micro-needling treatment followed by the Verbena Detox for a complete relaxation. This is a sanctuary and safe haven led by world-class physicians.

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The Spa at the Miami Beach Edition

Where: 2901 Collins Ave

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The oasis-like environment offers a safe retreat for people looking for a good massage with a pool session. Come here and try the Ayurvedic treatments, manicures, body scrubs, and the lounge daybeds. The spa is inside the Miami Beach Edition and has a vibrant setting with zen vibes. Reflect and rest in this romantic atmosphere. You'll feel like a goddess after your spa treatment.

Lapis Spa

Where: Fontainebleau Hotel

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This is one of the most visited spas in the city by tourists and locals. Spend the entire day at this spa and start your journey with a hydrotherapy circuit, which uses mineral-rich water mist and stream forms throughout its hammams. After the massage, you'll want to spend the rest of your time in the Bleau rain room. It's the perfect place to refresh and meditate after a long week. After this journey of transformation, drink a fresh juice and call it a day.

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Remède Spa

Where: St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

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For those looking for something more luxurious, visit this spa inside St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort. The soothing ambiance of this place offers eleven treatment rooms, premier amenities, and the best pampering packages. If you're a bride-to-be enjoy the "Bridal Journey" packages that will get you ready to say I do. Elevate your experience with a Vichy Rain shower room and the sauna facilities. Couples love coming here for the VIP's couple suite that offers complete relaxation

The Spa at the Mandarin Oriental

Where: 500 Brickell Key Drive

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If you want a more exclusive and hidden atmosphere, then visit this hotel at Brickell Key. Improve your mind, body, and spirit with a personal spa therapist. Start at the sauna room to relax your muscles, that will get you ready for the massage. This spa combines Asian techniques and traditional Chinese medicine with blended essential oils. Get a spa ritual for your birthday and instead of one masseuse book the four hands massage. Your body will feel like new.

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The Standard Spa

Where: Standard Miami Beach

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Refresh the body and renew the spirit with the different spa services at this oasis-like setting. The spa offers different treatments such as cupping, the standard exfoliation, and hand & foot ritual. We recommend the Urban Warrior Ritual that starts at the hammam, steam, and sauna to open your pores. The ritual is followed by a body mask that nourishes the skin. Next, the 90-minute massage with essential oils will help your muscles relax and eliminate the pain.

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The Spa at Carillon Miami 

Where: Carillon Miami

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For a signature treatment with your S.O., try the Seaside Detox Ritual. The spa has 70,000 square foot of luxurious space and surrounded by breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean. This is one of the top luxury spas with medical focused therapies. This place looks like heaven and all you've been thinking about is booking your next appointment. Before heading to dinner with the girls, abolish all stress with a signature massage.

Acqualina Spa

Where: Acqualina Resort

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Indulge in a relaxing retreat in South Beach, during your staycation. This Acqualina Spa by ESPA is a 20,000-foot facility featuring luxurious treatment rooms relaxation lounges, healing heat and water rituals, with a magnificent outdoor terrace. Try the De-Stress journey with the ESPA salt and oil scrub. The treatment begins with skin exfoliation and then followed by an Inner Calm Massage. Finish your relaxing adventure by the pool and something smooth.

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Bamford Haybarn Spa

Where: 1 Hotel South Beach

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You might encounter a celebrity at this holistic spa. The place has a clean aesthetic with spacious amenities that will make you feel like you've entered a palace. Each treatment you receive here will have natural and organic ingredients, that will help your body recharge. If you're into the sustainable movement, you will appreciate Lady Carole Bamford style. She believes nurturing the mind, body, and spirit starts with a good massage. You can indulge in Ayurvedic massages and facials that employ aromatherapy oils. Also, you can learn some yogic breathing as a stress-relieving technique.

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Where: Mondrian Hotel

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This is a friendly couple spa that offers reflexology, tissue massages, and hydrating facials. The spa is super chic and elegant featuring a black-and-white color palette with patterned wallpapers. After a complete spa treatment, head to the pool and watch the sunset with your bae. This place in South Beach has one of the most perfect bay views you'll ever see.

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Agua Spa

Where: Delano South Beach

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Restore your energy at this 3,500 square-foot rooftop oasis with ocean views. Locals can enjoy 50% off treatments from Monday to Thursday. Skip the happy hour and hit the spa for some R&R. There's nothing better than enjoying the ocean breeze and forgetting about work.

Cowshed Spa

Where: Soho Beach House

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This modern rustic spa has all you need in one space. You can get a massage treatment followed by a blow-dry service. If you're looking to reinvigorate your spirit and a day of relaxation this is the spot. You'll feel like in a cabin in Colorado, except with palm tree views.

Ciel Spa

Where: SLS Brickell

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Treat your self with a recovery facial or a signature treatment. Each service gives you access to the Altitude Pool Deck at SLS Brickell with breathtaking views of downtown Miami. This is one of the most chic and modern hotels in the city. Soothe life's stresses with a deep tissue massage and a foot scrub treatment.

The Wellness Garden and Spa

Where: The Betsey Hotel

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The Betsey Hotel is located at the end of Ocean Drive, a tranquil area with perfect sunset views. This is Miami Beach's only outdoor spa featuring a zen-inspired wood and bamboo. Try the Wood Stone Ritual treatment with chilled stones, an indulgent coconut hot towel facial, and a host of massages, body treatments, manicures & pedicures. Complete your stay with a glass of prosecco and cheer for the weekend.

Spa V 

Where: Hotel Victor

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Enjoy an aromatherapy steam room and a Thai style massage for your birthday. All services include access to the pool, steam, and sauna. The spa also offers other services such as waxing, facials, and nails.

The Spa by Themae

Where: Setai Hotel

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For a more private setting, enjoy a Japanese tea with your private bath and steam room. All the interaction you'll have will be with the therapist. The spa offers pool and ocean views to help ypu relax and get into zen-mode.

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Esencia Wellness Spa

Where: Eden Roc Miami Beach

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Enjoy a November special and fall into the relaxation package. If the holiday preparation has you stressed, take a break and enjoy a Miami Livin Massage. It's time you drop some responsibilities and start enjoying your life. The package also includes a recovery facial, glass of mimosa, and complimentary pool access.

Âme Spa and Wellness Collective

Where: Turnberry Isle Miami

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This spa combines traditional, integrative, and holistic practices to improve wellness. You can choose from organic skincare, men's skincare, brow service, radio-frequency skin tightening, and even teeth whitening. This place implements the newest technologies in beauty and wellness to rejuvenate the skin.

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Aquanox Spa

Where: Trump International Beach Resort

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How about embracing fall season at the spa? Here's the place where you can try a cranberry facial before Thanksgiving or a Café Brulee Body Polish. But if you're looking to relax the muscles we recommend the Miami Muscle Melter Massage and Neuromuscular Therapy Massage. Save your money from pumpkin spice lattes and invest in a spa treatment this season.