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Esalen Massage Rates and Availability

We recommend booking in advance to ensure you find a time that best works with your workshop schedule, but not more than four weeks before your arrival date. Reservations are made online. If you need extra support with the online booking process, please call 831-667-3002.

Esalen Massage for On-site Guests

(Available only for workshop participants and A Time to Reflect and​ Personal Retreat guests)

  • Sessions cost $155 and last for 75 minutes.
  • Massages are offered at:
    • 7:30 am
    • 9:10 am
    • 10:50 am
    • 1:00 pm
    • 2:40 pm
    • 4:20 pm
    • 6:30 pm
    • 8:10 pm

Esalen Massage for Off-site Guests

(Available to all by advance reservation)

  • Sessions cost $195 and last for 75 minutes.
  • Massages are offered Monday - Thursday & Saturday at:
    • 9:10 am
    • 10:50 am
    • 4:20 pm
  • Massages are offered Friday & Sunday at 9:10am or 10:50am only.
  • You are welcome to enjoy the baths for one hour before and after your massage. Kindly note that food and beverages from the Lodge are not included, though there are water fountains at the baths.

Esalen Massage Cancellation and Change Policy

There is a $55 non-negotiable cancellation processing fee for all cancellations made with at least 48 hours advance notice; the remaining balance will be refunded. Cancellations with less than 48 hours’ notice will forfeit the full price of the session.  With at least seven days advance notice and subject to availability, massage appointments may be rescheduled at no extra charge.  Appointments may only be rescheduled through


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