The Best Spots to Get A Massage in New York City

In a fast-paced city like New York, regular stress is generally accepted as the norm, and that’s an attitude that can quickly take its toll on the body.

Whether carried in a stiff neck and shoulders, or pain in the lower back, the long-term effects of stress are not only harmful to our mental wellbeing, but to our physical health as well. And while a good massage will certainly address your tight muscles, it's also the perfect excuse to think about absolutely nothing for an hour while all your kinks are worked away. Treating yourself doesn't have to be a luxury that's out of reach either—we asked passersby where to get the best massages in NYC on every budget. Click through the slideshow for their recommendations.

  Words by Kate Palisay