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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Spa Slut: Goddess for a Day (or two) at the Spa Palazzo at the Boca Raton Resort & Spa

Leave your stress and reality at the door of the Spa Palazzo in Boca Raton, Florida. This place  literally transports you to an imaginary world.  Picture yourself as a hedonistic Fitzgerald character in the roaring twenties (the hotel was built in 1926), or become a Spanish queen bathing in your decadent private quarters (the spa was  modeled after Spain’s Alhambra Palace).

The locker room area is equipped with showers, a steam room, sauna, and an inhalation room (a sauna at room temperature deeply fragranced with eucalyptus), and a relaxation area with multiple comfy couches, chairs, teas and such.  The locker rooms are nice but would be even nicer if they had skincare available (the mark of a truly luxurious spa) and were still rich with the smell of Honey Coco Mango, which used to be the signature scent of the hotel and spa.  I’m not sure if Lucifer himself made the decision to replace the Honey Coco Mango with an awful musky generic line that is given away at every Hilton (ewww), but whomever made that decision should be shot.  Hey hotel manager, yeah, I’m talking to you. This has you written all over it.  Last time I stayed at this hotel I tipped the housekeeper twenties so she would line up the Honey Coco Mango products in my bathroom.  Now, I have to bring my own product.

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