The Best Spas & Massage Clinics In Byron Bay

woman receiving a head massage in byron bay

When you’re on holiday you should treat yourself, that’s an indisputable fact. 

But all too often we carry the rigors of our stressful jobs, budgeting – and more – into our getaways, and not relax like we should.

Byron Bay sees this and dares you to disconnect. 

This coastal haven on NSW’s north coast is actually one of the best destinations to unwind because the town’s emphasis on clean living and wellness has created an abundance of oasis-like day spas to while away the hours. 

So, we thought we’d create this list of the best Byron Bay spas, to encourage you to connect back in with yourself.

Just promise us, at the end of this post you will book that Byron Bay massage. 



Aesthetica is a locally-owned skin clinic who believes “skin deserves to be nurtured, nourished and loved.”

A skilled team of medical and dermal professionals will help you achieve your beauty goals, whether it be busting fine lines, or achieving a youthful glow; all within a warm and inviting haven.

Habitat Precinct, Unit 18/5 Easy St, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481

Monday – Wednesday from 9:30am – 5 pm
Thursday from 9:30am – 6:30pm
Friday from 9:30am – 5pm
Saturday from 9:30am – 3pm

0427 601 903


If you have ever plugged “day spa Byron Bay” into Google, no doubt you’ve come across Endota before. 

This tranquil retreat  is conveniently located in the heart of town and offers a range of services; from soothing to therapeutic massages, facials, beauty therapies and deluxe spa packages. 

It’s really a one-stop shop for all your self-care needs. 

You will need to book ahead, as this is a popular venue for girl’s weekends and couples. 

Address: Level 1/17 Lawson St, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Monday – Saturday from 9am – 5pm  

3: Comma

Comma Day Spa in Byron Bay

If you’re after a full body massage in Byron Bay, look no further than Comma, who promise a “modern Australian massage experience”. 

It’s a boutique retreat that offers a polished, yet laid-back approach to rejuvenation. It’s a place everyone is made to feel welcome; even those who’ve never had the courage to book a massage before. 

Address: 7A/11 Banksia Dr, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Monday – Friday from 10am – 6pm, Saturday from 9am-5pm, and Sunday from 10am — 5pm

4: Little Company 

Little Company promises to deliver “a very unique beauty space” and they do it in spades, with a space that somehow manages to be simultaneously light, airy and warm.

This retreat is all about pampering the skin, and offers “a focused approach to our body’s largest organ”.

Their services include many different types of facials, as well as LED lightroom sessions.

Address: 1/26 Brigantine St, Byron Bay NSW 2481
Hours: Monday from 10am – 3pm, Tuesday – Friday from 10am-6pm, and Saturday from 9am — 4pm

5: Buddha Gardens Day Spa

Buddha Gardens Day Spa in Byron Bay

Buddha Gardens can be found in the heart of town but delivers the lush setting you want from a Byron Bay spa retreat; quiet gardens, babbling waterfalls, this paradise is one of Byron’s oldest day spas.

In addition to massages, facials, and countless other beauty treatments – they are the only venue with a heated plunge pool, which they offer alongside spa gardens and a sauna.

The setting is down-to-earth and accessible to everyone, which is why they’ve been a staple for 18-years.

Address: C/- The Arts Factory Village, 1 Skinners Shoot Road, Byron Bay, NSW 2481
Hours: Monday – Saturday from 10am – 6pm

6: Gaia Retreat and Day Spa

Gaia happens to be Australia’s most awarded boutique lifestyle retreat, and was founded by Olivia Newton-John, Gregg Cave, Ruth Kalnin, and Warwick Evans.

This tranquil haven is a little bit off the beaten path, set amongst 25 sweeping acres in the Hinterland.

But we promise a visit is well worth it – and not just for views of the rolling countryside.

With countless therapies and spa packages to choose from you will walk away a different, more relaxed, person.

Address: 933 Fernleigh Rd, Brooklet, NSW, 2479
Hours: Monday – Friday from 8:30am – 5:30 pm, and Saturday – Sunday from 8:30am-4pm

7: The Health Cove

Located in New Brighton, a short drive from Byron, this serene retreat offers infrared sauna experiences, massage, acupuncture, cupping and Chinese medicine – alongside psychology services.

With two venues – New Brighton being the closest to Byron – The Health Cove has been servicing the Northern Rivers community for more than a decade now, and has become known as “ a place of comfort, wellness, health and healing”.

They have an “integrated approach to health,” with Medicare and private health rebates available “on the spot”.

Address: 8 Strand Ave, New Brighton, NSW, 2483
Hours: Monday – Thursday from 10am – 7pm, Friday from 10am — 6pm, Saturday from 10am — 2pm and Sunday by appointment

8: Sattva Yoga

Woman sitting in front of the beach outside of Sattva Yoga in Byron Bay

As one of the only wellness spaces located by Main Beach you’ll definitely want to book ahead with Sattva Yoga, to secure a spot with a stunning seaside view.

As well as offering daily yoga classes across a range of practices, they also provide multiple massage treatments from the more relaxing to the full-blown therapeutic. All are designed to ease away lingering sore spots and tightness.

We highly recommend booking a yoga class to compliment whichever treatment you decide upon.

Address: 4 Carlyle St, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Monday – Saturday from 10am – 6pm and Sunday from 10am — 5pm

9: Kiva Spa

Upon arriving at Kiva Spa, which can be found in Mullumbimby about 20 minutes from Byron, it’s easy to see why this serene space is described as a “temple for you”.

Nestled in a bamboo grove, guests make their way through lush tropical gardens, dotted with spas and pools to relax in.

It is a bathhouse and massage clinic wrapped up in one gorgeous setting, all to help you “drop into the stillness of Being”.

Address: McGougans Lane, Mullumbimby, NSW, 2482
Hours: Monday – Sunday from 10am – 9pm

10: Be. Centred

This spa retreat has won both the Travellers Choice and Excellence in Service Awards – and it’s easy to see why; Be.Centred is an integrated wellness clinic, conveniently located at the heart of town and founded by Osteopath, Dr Tracey Foster.

They put it best when they say it’s “a place to unwind, to be yourself, to be pampered and simply Be”.

As well as osteopathy and preventative medicine, the spa has many massage types to choose from including: hot stone, aromatherapy – all the way to a full blown sports massage.

It also offers facials and spa packages.

Address: 32 Belongil Cres, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Monday – Sunday from 9am – 5pm

11:  Byron Massage Clinic

Byron Massage Clinic Day Spa Massage Room

If you’ve been searching for the best massage in Byron Bay,you’ll definitely want to check out the Byron Massage Clinic.

As the name suggests this small business is located in the heart of town, just a block away from Main Beach.

The clinic is all about easing those niggling sore spots and any tension – but also provides dry cupping, needling and aromatherapy services.

Best of all, health care rebates are accepted for some remedial massages and the clinic also has HICAPS – if you book that as an appointment type.

Address: 6/4 Bay Ln, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Monday – Thursday from 8am – 8pm, Friday – Saturday from 9am – 5pm, Sunday from 10am – 5pm


Massage Therapist with a client with Paloma Massage

Paloma Massage is as gorgeous as it is convenient to get to, for it’s just a short walk from Byron’s main stretch, nestled in private gardens.

Here they encourage guests to unwind with one of their signature treatments. They offer a boutique menu that consists of traditional Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Massage, Hot Shell Lomi Lomi Massage and Couples Massage – to name a few.

Address: 73 Butler St, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Tuesday – Thursday from 10am – 7pm, Friday – Saturday from 10am – 5pm

13: House of Shemana 

House of Shemana Massage Appointment

Shemana is a Skincare Elixir Company founded in Byron Bay in 2013 by Anna and Jaymie.

The House of Shemana was “brought into being” following the recent Northern Rivers floods, here they have gathered “an amazing team of bodyworkers to massage, and reset as many nervous systems as possible”.

Services they offer include CranioSacral, Ancient Massage Ritual, Acupuncture, and more.

Address: 10 Towers Dr, Mullumbimby, NSW, 2482
Hours: By appointment only, customers can book here.

14: Sulis Lifestyle Salon and Spa 

Hair shouldn’t be neglected when on holiday, especially when it’s being exposed to all that sun and saltwater.

That’s where Sulis Lifestyle Salon and Spa, located in Byron’s Industrial Estate, should come in.

This sustainable salon has made a commitment to minimise their environmental impact, while also offering facials, massages, manicures, spa packages – and more.

It’s the perfect spot for a freshen up ahead of a night out. 

Address: Industrial Estate, 6/1 Acacia St, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Tuesday – Wednesday from 9am – 5pm, Thursday from 9am – 7pm, Friday from 9am – 5pm, Saturday from 9am – 4pm

15: Nimbus & Co

And this list wouldn’t be complete without a mention of Nimbus & Co, which is located in Byron’s Industrial Estate.

Travellers may already be familiar with the name as the company also has studios in Melbourne, and Sydney’s Bondi Beach.

For those that aren’t, this haven of relaxation is home to private infrared saunas, icy plunge pools and offers “a carefully curated range of retail offerings”.

Fair warning, you will need to book an appointment in advance.

Address: 4/17 Tasman Way, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481
Hours: Monday – Friday from 8:30am – 7:30pm, Saturday from 9am – 2pm and Sunday from 9am – 5pm

Man using the sauna of a day spa in Byron Bay

There you have it, the definitive guide to the best massages and day spas in Byron Bay, beloved by locals and travellers alike. 

So, what are you waiting for? You better pick up that phone and get dialing, you don’t want to miss out – it’s always best to book ahead. You’ll also find most retreats are happy to offer a bespoke package for whatever wellness concerns you have. 

But that all starts with a simple phone call. 

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Nestled in the heart of Byron Bay, we look forward to welcoming you

Whether you are looking to unwind, indulge or explore, we have everything you need to make your stay unforgettable.