You Deserve to
Pamper Yourself

St. Elmo Spa is a full-service day spa and salon located on the grounds
of the Chautauqua Institution. While we have always been a destination
for summer visitors, we have become a year-round retreat for area
residents as well.

About Us

Year-Round Full-Service Day Spa and Salon

After purchasing the St. Elmo Spa in 2018, owner Julie Ambrose renovated and refreshed the spa’s interior, enhanced existing treatments and added new services. The Spa has received numerous five-star reviews online from customers who give it high marks for its beautiful atmosphere, excellent services and welcoming and accommodating staff. 


Services to put you in the right mood.

The St. Elmo Spa offers luxurious full-service spa packages and individual services including: hair salon, massage, facials, nail care, body wraps, HydraFacial MD, dermaplaning and special occasion hair and makeup.

Female client getting hair washed by hairstylist in parlor.

Hair Salon Services

Now Available!


Nail care includes well-known manicure and pedicure services as well as shellac polish and powered dip. You can always upgrade your nail services to receive a hand or foot moisture mask, paraffin wax dip or muscle massage during your spa treatment.


We may be best known for our massages, which range from 50, 80 or 110 minutes in length. St. Elmo Spa also offers Myofascial Release techniques and couples massages.



Rid yourself of unwanted body hair by booking a waxing appointment with our esthetician. St. Elmo Spa does not provide Brazilian waxing services.


Our facial menu is broad and diverse, allowing us to personalize your service to fit your specific skin care needs. We also offer HydraFacials and full Bioelements facials and Body Treatments.


St. Elmo Spa Photo Gallery


What People Say