Finding a nail salon that is clean, offers good value and good service is hard to find. Here are a few picks that won’t break your wallet and will keep your nails looking well-groomed.
Town’s Nails & Skin Salon
99 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Hours: Mon-Wed 8:30 am-8:30 pm; Thu-Fri 8:30 am-9 pm; Sat 8:30 am-8 pm; Sun 9:30 am-7 pm
336 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02114
Hours: Mon-Sat 8:30 am – 8 pm; Sun 10 am – 7 pm
Oh, to have a hot stone massage with one’s pedicure and have the staff remember your color preference! While some nail salons will disappoint you with their color selection, Town Nails will leave you trying to decide between their many offerings. Friday nights and Saturdays are their busiest times, so be sure to make an appointment if you would like to swing by on one of those days. Their Mani/Pedi deal will cost ya $35.
Lan Nail Salon
583 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02118
Lan Nail Salon is known to be meticulous, attentive (to the clients and your nails) and friendly. Be sure to bring cash as they do not take credit cards. The staff is very affable, though Lan and Kim are usually the preferred nail gurus. A Mani/Pedi will cost you $37, not including tip.
Champagne Hand & Nails
649 East Broadway
Boston, MA 02127
Tucked on East Broadway in South Boston, Champagne Hand & Nails is a bare bones nail salon. They have a limited selection of nail polish colors, however, the salon is clean and the wonderful service will keep you coming back. You can pay for the $38 Mani/Pedi by credit card, but for the tip, you will have to leave cash.
Paradise Nail & Spa
215 Newbury Street, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02116
Hours: Mon-Sat 10 am – 8 pm; Sun 10 am – 7:30 pm
Located a few blocks from the Copley T station, you will be sure to have a solid manicure from Paradise. Don’t expect a lot of frills, as this is one of the least expensive nail salons on Newbury Street. You will, however walk away with a satisfying manicure or pedicure for only $30.
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