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Our Banya will be closed for sauna ovens maintenance from August 1st to August 10th.

Come over and enjoy the best of our ancient tradition of Banya. Before making your booking please read our Refund Policy, also Rules and Posts sections for more details.

As restrictions begin to ease in NYC, here are some updates on how we’re adapting and expanding our service:

Bring your friends: We welcome groups of up 30 people in our newly renovated Red Room, Birch Room, and small restaurant. Groups of five or more can be booked by calling us at 347-462-2166. (Our main relaxation area will still be limited to 4 people per table).
Book groups: You can still book your experience with us in advance for up to four people online or five or more by calling us at 347-462-2166.
-More positive changes in the future are coming soon.
-You must make a reservation by booking online (below) or calling 347-462-2166
-We’re open from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily
-Your admission will give you access to our facility’s amenities for 4 hours maximum
-No outside food, drinks, or alcohol are permitted (no exceptions)
-Use of creams, scrubs, aromatic or medical solutions inside saunas or banyas is not allowed.
-Please do not be late to your appointment. Your time countdown will automatically start at the beginning of your scheduled appointment. If you are late, your stay time will not be extended above the end of your scheduled appointment. Do not shorten your visit time by arriving late
-Maximum number of people per booking is limited to 4 persons combined
-Due to a bathhouse wet environment an appropriate anti-slip footwear is required at all times. Barefooting is prohibited. For your convenience the anti-slip flippable-flops are sold at our reception desk

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older than 65

up to 12

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BOOK WITH BIRCH ROOM

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Welcome to Mermaid Spa

Mermaid Spa, located in the Seagate neighborhood of South Brooklyn, has a reputation for being the best Russian bathhouse in New York and has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and New Yorker magazine. The bathhouse has three Russian steam rooms, a dry sauna, Turkish bath, two ice-water pools, a Jacuzzi, and several other relaxing amenities inside a lodge-like wooden hall. You can also book a massage or a traditional ‘platza’ service which involves a whole-body massage using a birch ‘venik.’ “We wanted to create an environment that was similar to an authentic Russian bathhouse, or ‘banya.’ Marble is cold, so we used wood and centuries old techniques for generating the highest quality steam, so you can get a true Russian ‘banya’ experience.” — Zina and Boris Kotlyar and Joseph Feldsherov, Mermaid Spa Owners

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Admission & Optional Services:

Admission fee for adults – $50.00
Admission fee for senior citizens – $40.00
Admission fee for children – $45.00

(Children below 50 inches in height are not permitted to use our facility).

Body Scrub (inside of steam room only) – $70
Body Wash (inside of steam room only) – $60
Platza (Parka) – $50
Platza with soap (steam room only) – $60

Birch Room – $60

Gift Certificate:

A gift certificate can be used to cover admission fees, food, drinks and any services offered at Mermaid Spa. It can also be used towards a purchase of our Membership packages.

Membership Packages:

6 months
26 visits
$960
6 months
unlimited number of visits
$1,600
1 year
52 visits
$1,870
1 year
unlimited number of visits
$3,000

If you purchase a membership for someone else or a gift certificate that is going to be used to obtain a membership, please give the name of this person to our receptionist. Memberships can only be used by registered members and are not transferable.

Rules

To continue our commitment to your safety, health, and well-being, we’ve added a few new rules:

-You must make a reservation by booking online (below) or calling 347-462-2166
-We’re open from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily
-Your admission will give you access to our facility’s amenities for 4 hours maximum
-No outside food, drinks, or alcohol are permitted (no exceptions)
-Use of creams, scrubs, aromatic or medical solutions inside saunas or banyas is not allowed.
-Please do not be late to your appointment. Your time countdown will automatically start at the beginning of your scheduled appointment. If you are late, your stay time will not be extended above the end of your scheduled appointment. Do not shorten your visit time by arriving late

Posts

Our Banya will be closed for sauna ovens maintenance from August 1st to August 10th.

Featured Post

IN OUR STEAM ROOM ONLY!!!

We will now allow sea salt or almond/plum/cherry based scrubs and also a soap body wash (NO COFFE SCRUBS) Please note that scrubs, soaps, any creams or oils are still not allowed in any Banyas or Saunas.  We will now allow use of moisturizing face masks and moisturizing face screams in our … Read More

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What People Are Saying

Mermaid Spa has been featured in New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and New Yorker magazine.

“There are various ways to sweat at the Mermaid Spa, including three wood-paneled Russian steam rooms, a tile-lined Turkish bath, a Russian dry sauna with large, exposed stones emitting heat, and a big hot tub.”
“You may not have imagined eating beef stroganoff or pickled herring in your bathing suit, but you came for the food, so go for it.”

Services

Mermaid Spa located in the Sea Gate area of Brooklyn has a reputation for being the best Russian baths in New York. Besides three Russian steam rooms, this bathhouse has a scorching dry sauna, a Turkish bath, two tile pools that are machine-fed with chopped ice and a circular Jacuzzi inside a lodge-like wooden hall. The entire facility is finished with wood and slate. Owners Zina and Boris Kotlyar, Joseph Feldsherov say they wanted to create an environment that was similar to an old style banya in Russia. "Marble is so cold, wood helps you feel warmer." The great quality of steam also helps to feel warmer. Mermaid Spa also offers Russian platza with soap or venik - a leafy bundle of birch or oak twigs.

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BOOK A VISIT

-

older than 65

up to 12

Book now

BOOK WITH BIRCH ROOM

Book now

Book your Visit Today

You can choose either a one-time visit or a membership to Mermaid Spa. We are happy to offer you the full range of our services. Come with a group of friends and enjoy your stay in one of the best bathhouses in New York

Get in Touch

Mermaid Spa

3703 Mermaid Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11224

(347) 462-2166

Hours: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm