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The Secret Garden

Placencia Village | Across from Basketball Court in center of town, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-3420
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Relaxing experience

The Secret Garden is conveniently located in Placencia but, like the name implies, is quiet and... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Stephanie R
via mobile
Magic Hands

The owner Lee was the wedding planner for my daughter last October...which she completely nailed... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Monica D
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Lee, the owner was certified in Tokyo, Japan and has over 20 years experience. Established in Placencia since 1996 and also one of the very first Massage Therapists in Placencia! We do serious body and energy work...No gimmicks! We also offer couples massage side by side in the same room. Stop by and check out our signature treatments (All Natural Facial,Treat Your Feet and Chocolate Coffee Scrub..Created right here in the garden!) We are located centrally in the village right across from the soccer field! We also offer Yoga and Qigong in our garden!
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“couples massage” (14 reviews)
“great massage” (13 reviews)
“deep tissue” (8 reviews)
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Placencia Village | Across from Basketball Court in center of town, Placencia, Belize
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+501 523-3420
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

The Secret Garden is conveniently located in Placencia but, like the name implies, is quiet and feels very private. There are two massage therapists who offer a variety of options. We got a couple’s massage, which was a first for us, and very relaxing. The...More

Thank Stephanie R
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The owner Lee was the wedding planner for my daughter last October...which she completely nailed BTW. Unfortunately the spa was closed at that time of year ap for our trip back in April I emailed her and she set my husband and I up with...More

Thank Monica D
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Lee had me totally relaxed within the first 15 minutes of my 90 minute Combo massage. I bid on this massage as part of a charity live auction and was thrilled to be able to finally go to The Secret Garden. I decided in the...More

Thank Marie V
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were in Belize in November 2017 and went to the Secret Garden for a couples massage. It was so good we went back two more times for our 90 minute massages. Lee and her associate have very good hands and we...More

Thank Suzi J
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

I suffer from migraines often due to knotted muscles in my neck & shoulders. The Dr recommends a monthly massage; which can be painful. Leigh "read" my body and knew where and how to work out the kinks . It was more than a std...More

Thank Karened64
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Placenciamassage, Owner at The Secret Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for the lovely review Karen, I also suffer from Migraines and Im so glad I was able to help you!

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I would not hesitate to return for another massage. The staff is professional on the facility was clean. I would rate the massage as above average and the facility is average

Thank Brad L
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Placenciamassage, Manager at The Secret Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Hi Brad, Thank you so much for the review! Hope to see you again one day!

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

I greatly enjoyed my 90 minute deep tissue massage. I get a massage every 3 months, around the world. I’ve had massages in Thailand, Laos, Mexico, SF, and Europe and this was one of the most memorable and relaxing massages I’ve ever had. My 90...More

Thank Alexandra S
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Placenciamassage, Owner at The Secret Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you Alexandra! I glad I had to opportunity to meet you and help you relax and enjoy your vacation! This is why I LOVE my job!!

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

As I was walking around the streets of Placencia, I saw a sign for the Secret Garden and decided to follow the narrow cozy path. I booked my first 90 minute massage and was hooked. I ended up going back three times to Lee who...More

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Placenciamassage, Owner at The Secret Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Cyd, Thank you for the lovely review! It was a pleasure meeting you and such compliment to have you come back 3 times!! I hope you enjoyed everything about Placencia and hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

It was a rainy week in Placencia so I treated myself to a 90 minute massage on the first day there after a long plane trip to get there. We walked by and signed up on a white board, so glad we did! I ended...More

Thank margaret t
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Placenciamassage, Manager at The Secret Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Margaret, Thank you so much for the excellent review. Im glad we got to know you guys and its always such a compliment when clients return for numerous treatments! Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

After a few days of diving around Placencia, I was looking for a good massage. I read up on all the places in the area and was attracted by Lee's range of services. Anyone who offers Reiki and hot stones is the real deal. I...More

Thank June P
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Placenciamassage, Owner at The Secret Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

June, thank you so much for the review! Im glad we were able to help you relax and enjoy Placencia!

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Martha N
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