Private Day Spa

The Best of San Lorenzo Valley Winner 2022!

Spa Santangelo has hosted both overnight and spa guests from all over the world for many enchanting occasions. How may we serve you? This sacred space in the magic of the Santa Cruz mountains offers holistic spa treatments within a rustic cabin and outdoor garden patio.  Our attention to detail in artistic, healing space will have you wanting to experience this spa and come back again. 

Enjoy Privacy in the Vibrancy of the Redwood Forest

California zen and peaceful vibes are the hallmark of our space where privacy is key. We book no other clients during your spa time. 

What to Expect at Spa Santangelo

Surrounded by two fairy rings of Redwood Trees that vibrate divine energy into this healing space, we energize and optimize your relaxation. In calm deep healing occurs. Our unique potion of unconditional love energy will enchant your senses, bringing you into deeper relaxation and balance. Let us pamper you!

912 Lakeside Dr, Felton, CA. 95018 Just minutes from Santa Cruz, Silicon Valley and San Francisco.

Women Owned Business

 Melissa Santangelo is the spa’s owner. She is an intuitive entrepreneur within the healing arts.  A spa chef, her signature Spa-Cipes treatments use only organic food, herbs, and oils to create a luxuriant experience for your skin.

Melissa’s life experiences and self-healing has taught her to become an expert in the fields of weight loss, detox, stress and pain management. Holistic skin care, Yoga and meditation are her own self-care practices. Developing her healing modalities for almost two decades. Melissa feels energy flowing through her hands when she  channels (focuses) on Divine healing energy.

This is her gift to you!

Follow Melissa on Social Media

Melissa found her ~ Groovy Goddess. She can help you find yours at the spa or with any of her media or social media channels. Check out The Groovy Goddess tips and more on her You Tube channel called  Center4Balance.

Need Overnight Accommodations? No problem!

Our overnight stays in Scotts Valley on the Ryder Road Rancheria property. These are four unique experiences in Scotts Valley,   Ryder Log Cabin , Ryder Royal Cottage, Ryder Game House and Ryder Captain’s Den.

Looking for fun outdoor experiences while in Santa Cruz?

Yoga Hike and Photo Walk. Prepare to rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit in nature while practicing Yoga and meditation. We will take some great photos of you and your party along the way!

Interested in learning more?

Melissa is the author of two self-published, self-help books: The Key to Life is Balance  and Spa-Cipes: The Spa Cookbook. These books highlight her unique brand of spa treatments garnished with the mindfulness of meditation and twist of food medicine. She is also the creator of Groovy Goddess Yoga and Mystic Meditations Media. Make sure to download any and all of her media.

Fido Friendly

Spa Santangelo is 420 friendly and dog friendly. It is a certified pour facility

Ready to book a treatment?

Spa services are available by appointment only.

Day Spa hours of operation

Monday – 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Tuesday – Thursday 11am to 7pm

Friday and Saturday 10am to 8pm

To reserve your spa appointment:

Purchase your treatments. The office will contact you or you can call 831-335-8335, text 831-331-8006 or e-mail:

Information we need to book you…

How many in your party, dates, times, and what treatments you want to book. A credit card or full purchase is needed to confirm your reservation.  Your card will not be charged should you want to pay in cash on or before your appointment. We do not offer cash refunds for cancellations. Only rescheduling of the appointment, with or without a fee.

Redeeming gift cards…

Only one certificate or card per person is accepted at appointment booking. We do not offer cash back on gift certificates or Spa Weekly cards. Gift certificates can not be transferred. Spa Finder cards can be used multiple times.

Sport Some Spa Swag!

We’ve got brand new designs on some comfy tanks and tees, long-sleeves, and two-tone baseball shirts.

You’ll look great and feel even better because we’re donating a portion of your purchase to Women’s Health Services – and that’s a win for everyone!

Balancing Your Energy Masterclass

The Key To Life Is Balance Online Course

Available Now!


We respectfully request that you provide us with a 48-hour notice of any schedule changes or cancellation requests.

Please understand that when you cancel or miss your appointment without providing a 48-hour notice, we cannot fill that appointment time. This means our other clients miss the chance to receive the services they need. For this reason, we require credit card information or payment, to be provided at the time of booking. Cancellations within 48 hours of the appointment time will be charged the full amount for the service related to your late canceled appointment. Or you can reschedule with a $35.00 fee.

We understand that emergencies can arise and illnesses do occur at inopportune times. We ask that if you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, poison oak or other illnesses, that you reschedule your appointment at least 14 days from the original appointment date to ensure the safety of our staff and other guests.

If our staff has an illness or injury and you can not reschedule, you will receive a refund – otherwise we do not offer cash refund or cancellations only rescheduling of the appointment with or without a fee.

Spa Santangelo reserves the right to refuse service for any reason.