You’ve been needing a girl’s get-together for a while now, but you can’t decide on just where to go. Why not head to a spa and get your nails done during lunch hour, or go after-hours and chat over drinks while you choose your nail color? Denver has a plethora of nail salons and spas from which to choose. Here’s a list of favorite mani/pedi spots.
5280 Nails & Spa
343 S. Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80246
(303) 780-5424

You can’t get more “Denver” than a spa with the name of 5280. Head here to find more than 1000 nail polish colors from five premium brands. Shellac and gel colors are also available. Located in the Cherry Creek, 5280 Nails is a family-owned business that offers only the best in salon care. Appointments are highly recommended for this popular spa.

Base Coat Nail Salon
3244 Navajo St.
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 477-6245

Base Coat is a hip, modern salon that gets rave reviews because of the personal attention each manicurist gives to visitors. Salon visitors get to know their manicurist by name here and love the high quality of products offered. Salon amenities include nail trimming, foot scrub, massage and polish. Little ones are also welcome to come in for a mani/pedi, and mother-daughter duos would fit in perfectly here. Services are by appointment only.

1111 S. Pearl St.
Denver, CO 80210
(303) 722-1450

If you want some fun on your nails, head to Tootsie’s where you can get all the sparkle and art you want. Under new ownership, Tootsie’s is making a comeback from past years and consistently receives 5-star reviews. It’s a bit pricier than some other salons but the outcome is always stellar. Have an express mani/pedi, or book a spa appointment for some time off.

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The Woodhouse Day Spa
941 E. 17th Ave.
Denver, Colorado 80218
(303) 813-8488

One of the most elegant day spas in the city, the Woodhouse offers both foot and hand treatments that will calm you from inside out. A foot bath, massage with signature essential oil blend, exfoliating, luxurious hand creme and a seaweed wrap are all part of the experience when you get a mani/pedi at the Woodhouse. The hour-long treatments are very affordable and are the perfect way to treat yourself or someone special.

The Brown Palace
321 17th St.
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 312-8940

Breathe deeply and know you’re in good hands at the Brown Palace Hotel Spa. What better way to treat yourself than at Denver’s most famous hotel and its day spa? The height of elegance combined with the West makes the Brown Palace one of the most unusual spots you’ll ever treat your nails. A separate mani/pedi room is the perfect place to bring a few friends one afternoon.

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