An AQUA Spa treatment will help nourish the body, mind and spirit while reducing stress and encouraging tranquility through relaxation. You will emerge from your spa experience refreshed and renewed, balanced and restored.



Soundside Swedish

Classic European massage techniques to reduce muscle tension and melt away stress.

Duck’s Deep Tissue

Deeper massage techniques work out adhesions, blockages and restrictions created by injury or over-activity.


Healing experience of body, mind, and senses with your choice of pressure massage techniques and aromatherapy to alleviate inflammation and muscle pain. Heated handmade poultice filled with local Outer Banks Rosemary, Lavender and Lemon alleviates tension while awakening the senses.

Prenatal Pampering

Nurturing with customized maternity pillow placements to ease stress, discomfort and muscle aches while promoting a deep state of relaxation.

Sticks and Stones

Hot stones and warm bamboo sticks therapeutic massage to alleviate muscle soreness, inflammation, pain and stiffness while increasing joint mobility.

Fire and Ice

Full body massage to relieve back and shoulder pain with hot and cold therapy using fire cupping, heated towels and cool stones. The benefits of deep tissue massage with Swedish massage techniques alleviates stress, releases toxins and relieves sore muscle pain.

Maritime Massage & Martini

Induces calming with gentle flowing massage strokes to send the mind adrift. Pampering continues in our lounge or bar, with an AQUA Classic Gingered Pear, AQUA Cosmo or AQUAtini martini. Offered after 10am daily.

Hair of the Duck

Relieves effects of a migraine or hangover with focused massage of head, neck, shoulders, and feet, hot towel treatment, and rejuvenating, detoxifying moisturizer. Can remain fully dressed if you prefer.


Therapeutic Udvartna, Soul Essential and Shirodhara in one luxurious full body experience stills the mind, relieves stress and tension, and replaces with peace, calmness and consciousness. Subtle energies of body and mind are balanced with enlightening full body polish exfoliating followed with Abhyanga warm oil massage and finished with a full Shirodhara warm oil session to the third eye, scalp and hair.

Apathocary Scrub

Herbal local scrub and nutrient rich body butter made with seasonal ingredients gently exfoliates, deeply moisturizes, and renews skin so it feels baby soft, tightened and firm from increased circulation and cellular regeneration.

Sun Treatment

Perfect for sun damage or sensitive skin, focuses on sun damaged areas using intense hydrating aloe masque and cool towels, relieving the sting of sunburn. Followed with light pressure massage using hydrating plant based moisturizer.


These relaxing treatments can be added to your massage and body appointment.

Table Thai

Ancient system of healing with roots in yoga, combining gentle rocking, pressure point therapy and assisted stretches to relax and revitalize body and mind. Perfect enhancement of deep stretching to any massage.

Hot Stone Therapy

Hot stones combined with massage is a healing experience that allows access to deeper muscle layers, encourages blood flow, and provides a sedative effect to relieve chronic pain, reduce stress, and promote deep relaxation.

Back Scratch

Exfoliating locally made scrub and lotion with heated towels applied to the back during your massage.


Application of appropriate pressure to specific reflex points and areas on the feet that correspond to different body organs and systems, having a beneficial effect on those organs and general health. For example, a specific spot on the foot corresponds to the shoulder so when a reflexology practitioner applies appropriate pressure to this area, tension is released in the shoulder. Benefits include deep relaxation, greater feelings of well-being, and relief from physical discomforts. Also perfect for those wanting full body relaxation without receiving a full body massage.

Hand & Foot Ritual

Deep cleansing, exfoliating foot and hand scrub to detox and ground the body and promote relaxation in every cell of the body. A locally made sugar scrub is followed with warm towels to soften extremities and a hand and foot massage of our signature locally made lotion from Changing Vines.


Massage & Body Pricing

Soundside Swedish | 50 minutes
Soundside Swedish | 80 minutes
Duck’s Deep Tissue | 50 minutes
Duck's Deep Tissue | 80 minutes
Aromatherapy | 80 minutes
Prenatal Pampering | 50 minutes
Prenatal Pampering | 80 minutes
Sticks and Stones | 80 minutes
Fire and Ice | 80 minutes
Maritime Massage & Martini | 50 minutes
Hair of the Duck | 50 minutes
Ayurveda | 100 minutes
Apathocary Scrub | 50 minutes
Sun Treatment | 50 minutes


Table Thai | 25 minutes
Hot Stone Therapy
Reflexology | 25 minutes
Hand & Foot Ritual | 25 minutes
Back Scratch
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Custom Signature Facial

Treat yourself to Eminence organic skin care bursting with juicy pulp and herbs, never any harsh chemicals or parabens. Helps premature aging, wrinkling, sun damage, acne, loss of vitality, tone, radiance. Pampering and corrective based on your skin analysis and consultation.


Natural, safe, holistic, effective skin-polishing and resurfacing using stainless steel and finely crushed cosmetic diamond tip wands to polish the skin by hand, ensuring a beautiful, healthy glow. Ideal for evening skin complexion and anti-aging that includes a variety of product applications, custom facial mask, AHA pulp treatment, and hand, arm, foot massage.

Microderm Polish & Peel

Organic exfoliating polishes and infuses skin using pear, apple & poppy seed pulp with bioflavonoids and antioxidants. Includes customized peel based on a your consultation, hand and arm massage, serum and moisturizer.

Uplifting Cupping Facial

Combined with a customized express facial, gentle cupping reduces appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and puffiness, relieves sinus pressure and rigidity from TMJ, increases circulation for firmer more radiant skin, stimulates the immune system, and eliminates toxins.

Vitamin C Treatment

Combined benefits of our custom facial and a powerful antioxidant-rich dose of Vitamin C + E Pink Grapefruit mask, targets blemishes, absorbs excess oil, hydrates dryness, purifies and balances skin.


Lip, Eye & Neck Treatment

The perfect refreshing and restorative additional treatment for those delicate areas. An organic exfoliating, hydrating, eye & lip treatment. Followed by a hibiscus & Monoi neck cream massaged to rejuvenate and tighten the delicate neck area with hyaludronic acid to keep skin firm.

Waxing Menu

Eyebrow, Lip, Chin, Full Face, Underarms, Bikini, Women’s Brazilian, Full Back, Full Leg, Half Leg


Facial Pricing

Custom Signature Facial | 50 minutes
Custom Signature Facial | 80 minutes
Microdermabrasion | 80 minutes
Microderm Polish & Peel | 50 minutes
Uplifting Cupping Facial | 50 minutes
Uplifting Cupping Facial | 80 minutes
Vitamin C Treatment | 50 minutes
Vitamin C Treatment | 80 minutes

Enhancements & Waxing

Eye, Lip & Neck Treatment | 25 minutes
Full Face
Women's Brazilian
Full Back
Full Leg
Half Leg
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AQUA Spa Manicure

Relaxing, indulgent experience while gazing at serene waterfront views, hands and nails receive detailed care using holistic, chemical-free SpaRitual products. Soothing soak with Chinese jasmine tonic, cuticle care, shape, buff, exfoliating ginger mask with hot towels, hand and arm massage, and polish.

Signature Soul Repair

A facial for hands, the AQUA Spa Manicure accompanied by Lavender Paraffin wax nourishing with Vitamins A + D that’s great for skin and blood circulation, hydrating hand salve, SpaRitual hand serum with Swiss apple stem cells for firm, silky hands. Finish with a Mimosa or glass of Champagne.

Boardwalk Basic

Soothing Chinese jasmine bath salt nail soak, shape, buff, cuticle care, Chinese jasmine body lotion and vegan organic SpaRitual nail polish.

Soundside Shellac

Enjoy our Boardwalk Basic Manicure with CND shellac to keep nails perfect and shiny longer.

French Nail Polish

Nude or pink polish applied to nails with a white tip added for an effortlessly chic look.


AQUA Spa Pedicure

Relaxing, indulgent experience while gazing at serene waterfront views, feet and nails receive detailed care using holistic and chemical-free SpaRitual products. Soothing soak with Chinese jasmine tonic and bath salt, nails and cuticle care, exfoliation with Chinese jasmine sugar scrub, ginger mask, and hot towels, hydrating sole mate foot balm, foot and leg massage with Chinese jasmine lotion, polish.

Signature Soul Repair

AQUA Spa Pedicure accompanied by Lavender Paraffin wax nourishing with Vitamins A + D that’s great for skin and blood circulation, and Chinese Jasmine body butter massage of legs and feet. Complete with a Mimosa or glass of Champagne.

Detox Duck Deluxe

Relaxing soak in a detox ionic field warming foot bath with hydrating Artemisia, refreshing Citrus, smoothing Phellodendron Herb Blend, and purifying Magnesium Sulfate Crystals to create energy that releases toxins through the pores of feet. Then our AQUA Spa Pedicure accompanied by hot stone and somatology massage of feet and legs with a complimentary glass of Wine or Mimosa.

Boardwalk Basic

Soothing Chinese jasmine bath salt nail soak, shape, buff, cuticle care, Chinese jasmine body lotion and vegan organic SpaRitual nail polish.

Soundside Shellac

Our Boardwalk Basic with your choice of CND shellac color that will keep your polish perfect longer.

Manicure Pricing

Signature Soul Repair | 50 minutes
AQUA Spa Manicure | 50 minutes
Soundside Shellac | 30 minutes
Boardwalk Basic | 25 minutes
Polish Change
Gel/Shellac Removal
French Nail Polish Add-on

Pedicure Pricing

Detox Duck Deluxe | 80 minutes
AQUA Spa Pedicure | 50 minutes
Signature Soul Repair | 50 minutes
Soundside Shellac | 30 minutes
Boardwalk Basic | 25 minutes
French Polish Add-on
Paraffin Wax Add-on
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Breathe the Beach: 4 hours
80 min Fire & Ice | 50 min Uplifting Cupping | Basic Mani | Signature Pedi
Neptune Nourishment: 3 hours
50 min Apathocary | 50 min Signature Facial | Basic Mani & Pedi
Mermaid Maintenance: 2 hours
25 min Swedish | 25 min Signature Facial | Basic Mani & Pedi
Duck Duece Spa Day for Two: 3 hours
50 min Vitamin C Facial | AQUA Mani & Pedi
Duck Duece Spa Day for Two: 2 hours
50 min Deep Tissue | Basic Mani & Pedi

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Spa Etiquette


Reservations and Arrival

Your spa time is reserved exclusively for you. We encourage you to book your reservations in advance. Plan to check in 20 minutes prior to your scheduled spa service so you can relax in our serenity room and prepare for your treatment. To ensure that all guests receive their full treatment, late arrivals will end at the scheduled time.

Cancellation/ Rescheduling Policy

We require any changes or cancellation to be made 24 hours prior to the start of a scheduled appointment. 100% of the value of the service will be charged for rescheduling or cancellations made after the 24-hours advance notice

Spa Attire

Complimentary use of spa robes, slippers and lockers is provided for all spa guests. Our staff is professionally trained in proper draping to ensure modesty and comfort throughout the treatments. Guests may fully undress or opt to wear undergarments, based on your own level of comfort.


To preserve our tranquil environment, the spa is a cell phone-free, pager-free and smoke-free environment. Please do not bring jewelry or other valuables to the spa. We are not responsible for items that are lost or left at the spa.

Service Fees

Prices are subject to change at AQUA’s discretion. For your convenience a 20% service charge will be automatically added to all spa services. Please feel free to make an adjustment based on the service that you experienced.