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Spa Boquete Professional Massage and Spa Facials

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Address: Ave. Buenos Aires | Across the street from the Oasis Hotel & Restaurant, Boquete, Panama
Phone Number:
+507 6493-0486

Honored to have received Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence in 2016,...

Honored to have received Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence in 2016, 2015, 2014, and 2013. This is a small, highly personalized spa, dedicated to serving one client at a time, by appointment. Located close to the center of town, just across the street from the Oasis Hotel & Restaurant in a tranquil, beautiful setting facing the Baru volcano and the Caldera River. A graduate of the Muscular Therapy Institute (Cambridge MA) with 18 1/2 years of professional practice and continuing Board Certification by the U.S. National Certifying Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), Kitzie offers a variety of affordable luxury spa facials with products of exceptional quality from the U.S. (Shea Terra Organics) and Italy (L'Herbolario) and her own creative combinations of therapeutic and relaxation massage and bodywork, using organic Jojoba extract and techniques including the Swedish-based techniques of her school's founder, Ben Benjamin, LomiLomi Nui, basic Upledger craneo-sacral techniques, reflexology, manual lymph drainage for face and neck, and energy work, depending on her clients' preferences. See our website for a map and rates, as well as a description of techniques.

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The Best Kept Secret in Town!

A short two minute walk from Central Park you’ll find the professional, caring hands and loving heart of Kitzie McKiney at Spa Boquete. English, Spanish and French are fluently... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2013
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Reviewed 8 September 2013

A short two minute walk from Central Park you’ll find the professional, caring hands and loving heart of Kitzie McKiney at Spa Boquete. English, Spanish and French are fluently spoken, so you can be certain all your needs will be understood and attended to expertly. Kitzie’s consistent re-certification commitment means you'll receive the very latest in healing approaches from the... More 

Thank drsunnyroe
Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

I believe this is the proper massage! She was amazing, does the massages out of her home. just what i needed and wonderful lady!

Thank Ambergl
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 25 August 2013

Kitzie was AMAZING! She truly is a professional and so aware of her clients needs. I thought it was great that she asked me questions in regards to any ailments or body aches. I suffer from bad migraines and she worked magic. The room was clean and it smelled wonderful. I recommend her to anyone looking for a great massage... More 

Thank Paseo1
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Kitzie is such a great person and really made me feel comfortable. It was a really great massage and I enjoyed every second of it. It was recommended to me by some friends and co-workers and I will without a doubt recommend it in the future.

Thank 212Esteban
1 review
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Kitzie provided a wonderful 90 minute massage with a high degree of proficiency in multiple holistic healing modalities. I left feeling relaxed yet invigorated, with new knowledge and references and recommendations to other specialists in related fields and interests. The therapy was a great value and an exceptional experience. Additionally, she would not accept a tip for her services but... More 

Thank StefanROOTS
2 reviews
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

Kitzie is the best! I was traveling with my mother to boquete. We ended up having a massage each every single day!. Kitzie speaks perfect French, she is super professional and loves what she does, you can tell. I was super tensed and stressed, and now feel very relaxed and quiet thanks to her. A part from that she is... More 

Thank Alex G
San Miguel, Panama, Panama
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2013

I went to go see Kitzie after a few days of hiking and rock-climbing. I was immediately struck by her amazing energy and incredible lightness. Her massage techniques are some of the best I have ever experienced. She is the real deal.

Thank Ann V
Boquete, Panama
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

Kitzie does regular and deep tissue massage, but I love the cranial sacral work she does to relieve the tension in my neck and body. Also she showed me how to drain my sinuses with a face massage and so much more. Tranquil and refreshing. I highly recommend. She is the real thing.

Thank travelinggirl073
Henderson, Texas, United States
1 review
Reviewed 7 July 2013

This rated in the top 2 massages I've ever had and Ms. McKinney was really a joy to be around. Really nice energy and reasonable price. I highly recommend.

Thank Amanda C
Rosarito, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 June 2013

A perfect blend of therapeutic and holistic. Highly recommended. Just the right amount of pressure and a nice setting. Be sure to ask Kitzie about the "cork trick" to relieve tension in the jaw. Thank you!

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