The Great Escape Spa was established in 2002 and located just 5 minutes away from the beautiful Lake Michigan Beaches! Nestled in the woods and close to the beach, the charm of our quaint escape has much
to offer! Enjoy a massage in our private outdoor seasonal cabana, have a delicious bubble tea, tea
bomb, or shake while shopping for a souvenir in our
art shop, or stay a while in one of our 4 Air BnB's on site! We also offer a coffee bar, full service hair salon and more!
Over 30+ years of combined experience!
Anastasia can dig deep or lighten the mood with an invigorating Swedish Massage custom ordered to your specific aches, pains, or special needs. She is an empathetic soul that has a servants heart awaiting to heal you. Other services include Facials, Thai Body Work, & full waxing.
Tara Stark, LMT, has been a practicing massage therapist in Michigan City since 2010. She enjoys learning and continuing to develop her skills to better help her clients. As a massage therapist she uses a variety of techniques to cater to each individuals needs, including: Deep Tissue, Lomi Lomi, Swedish, Lymphatic Drainage, Prenatal, Sports, Ashiatsu, Facials, and Reflexology.
"Massage has so many benefits for physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellbeing. Pain relief from sore muscles, increased flexibility, relaxation, mental clarity, improved circulation, sports recovery and injury prevention. I became a massage therapist because I have personally felt these amazing effects from massage and I want to help others achieve optimal health."
When Tara isn’t at work she loves the outdoors. She enjoys the beach, camping, and rock collecting, as well as spending time with
Cherish spends her time outside the spa tending to her small farm and garden's. Her passion is growing food and herbs to empower herself and family to sustain living a natural holistic life!
Cherish attended Sawyer school of massage therapy focusing on Sports Medicine. Combined with her belief in regular massage therapy as an integral part of her own health and well-being, she understands the importance of self care while promoting the natural healing powers of the body. She is passionate about her work, expressing it through many different modalities. These include Vietnamese Dien Chan facial reflexology (trigger point release) Swedish/deep tissue massage, Lomi-Lomi, Indian deep scalp head and feet massage, prenatal and full body lymphatic drainage massage.
April is a sweetheart~ She is precise & will listen to your desires for your hair & offer her advice from many years of experience. Whatever you choose~ It will come out looking like just what you wanted! She Aims to give you all that you want.... & More!
Marilyn is sweeter than Aunt Bee* Nurturing, kind, & gentle...she has a mothers touch that can pamper & soothe while she does your hair, manicure or pedicure.
HairStylist, Manicure & Pedicurist. She is a sweet Southern Bell with a tang! She will have you laughing or entertained with her charming personality & skills.