While visiting Philadelphia on business, there’s no need to put your life on hold. Take a look at the five best amenities in Philadelphia and what each offer, and indulge yourself a little. Who knew business travel could be so pleasant?
1. Best Haircuts: Valor Men’s Grooming/Talking Headz
According to Philadelphia Magazine, people in search of the best haircuts in the city should look no further than these two establishments.
Men will want to go to Valor, which cultivates a classic barbershop aura without the kitsch. The shop earns ample praise for its shaves as well as its cuts, and each chair comes equipped with a personal TV for customer use.
Women should visit Talking Headz, where stylists cut your hair while it’s still dry, tailoring your style to your hair’s natural shape. Talking Headz promises to get all customers from flat to fabulous locks in 30 minutes, so you don’t have to kill time reading old magazines while you wait.
Talking Headz: 4922 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | 215-729-2028
Valor Men’s Grooming: 27 South Main Street, Phoenixville, PA | 610-933-1511
2. Best Massage: Spa Terme di Aroma
For only $15, Spa Terme di Aroma offers what Philadelphia Magazine declares is the best massage in the city. Don’t worry about scheduling in advance: just call a couple minutes before you arrive, and the spa will likely have a spot open for you.
32 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-829-9769
3. Best Workout: Urban Defense Center
Despite the extreme name, Philadelphia’s Urban Defense Center is a welcoming fitness community that offers martial arts-based total body workouts. For only $15, travelers can drop in for one-off total-body workout classes, with special focus on cardiovascular health, balance, and strength training.
725 N 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 267-974-0287
4. Best Manicure/Pedicure: Nu Bella Nails
Denizens of Philadelphia have voted Nu Bella Nails the No. 1 place for a manicure and pedicure in the city. Customers praise the relaxed atmosphere, the level of service, and staff’s talent. Whether you need your nails touched up or are in search of a completely new look, Nu Bella is the place to go.
2303 North Front Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-730-3730
5. Best Golf Course: The Golf Course At Glen Mills
Lauded as beautiful, unique, and finer than most private clubs, the Golf Course at Glen Mills is widely regarded as the best daily-fee course in the region. In fact, Philly Golf Guide urges people who have never played the course to “do so immediately,” praising the course’s variety of holes. A day at the course runs $95 on the weekends, $79 during the week, and $65 after 3 PM.
221 Glen Mills Road, Glen Mills, PA | 610-558-2142
If you’re looking to explore even more of Philadelphia’s best offerings, be sure to talk to your chauffeur. All Eagle chauffeurs know the ins and outs of the city, and they’re ready to suggest the best amenities in the city, according to your needs.