A great mani-pedi is about more than the perfect color. The right scrubs and lotions, a welcoming atmosphere, and an attentive staff make all of the difference. The next time you want to pamper yourself, visit one of these Rochester nail salons that aren’t too far from Springs at South Broadway:
1. Apache Nails
333 Apache Mall
The technicians at Apache nails are true artists, regularly turning nails into showpieces with everything from palm tree embellishments to bedazzled designs. They keep up on the latest trends, offering options like stiletto nails and holiday-inspired decorations. Apache Nails is also known for their long, relaxing pedicures; they offer a standard pedicure as well as a deluxe service that includes a more extensive massage. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday. Appointment aren’t required.
2. Spa and Nails
2816 41st St NW
Clients rave about how long their polish lasts after a mani-pedi at Spa and Nails, and the technicians are always friendly and professional. They're experts at gel manicures, and their color selection is incredibly extensive. The owner herself is often present and enjoys getting to know the customers. Spa and Nails is open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. They do accept walk-ins, but are often busy, so plan on making an appointment if you want to avoid the wait.
3. Kim's Nails Salon
275 37th St NE
Kim's has a very high-end feel, and they have 12 stations, making it a great choice if you're planning a girls’ night or want to bring a few friends along. Clients are offered tea while they're being pampered with a pedicure, and the massages are very indulgent. If you prefer a more professional look for your nails, this is a great place to go as they specialize in classic French manicures and shellac polish. This salon is open 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Appointments are recommended.
4. Allure Nails of Rochester
3625 10th Ln NW
Allure aims to pamper each and every customer with their mani-pedi services, which are customized to meet your specific needs. Whether you're looking for a full set of acrylics or a coat of gel polish on your natural nails, you're sure to emerge with the perfect look—and a more grounded, relaxed feeling. Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments are offered if you come with a group of three or more. Appointments are recommended, though walk-ins are accepted, and the salon is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays by appointment.
What's your go-to place for a mani-pedi in Rochester? Have you visited any of these top salons? We'd love to hear about it, so share your experiences in the comments below!