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Forget waiting until your partner (real or imagined) books you an
indulgent couples' spa day. If you ask us, real zen comes when you're
all by your lonesome, zoning out instead of chattering away. That's why we've done a little research for you and rounded up the best
solo-friendly spas in San Francisco that have both solid treatment
options and beyond-dreamy spaces for hours and
hours of relaxation. From a center tucked inside the Presidio (and
seemingly miles away from the real world) to urban oases with
breathtaking city views, there's definitely a chill-out spot for you
on this list. Dial them up, pack a bag full of never-read magazines (or
a sleep mask), turn off your phone, and get ready to zen the eff out.
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