Frequently Asked Questions
Where are you located?
We are located at 6188 B Old Franconia Rd, Alexandria VA 22310. Our building says "Sherman Properties" please enter the door that says "A Touch of Serenity" and walk up the stairs. There is free parking in our parking lot.
Do you accept walk-ins?
We do not accept ANY walk-ins of ANY kind. You MUST schedule an appointment first. You can call (571.419.8543), email ([email protected]), or schedule your appointment online. When scheduling your appointment, please keep in mind that same day appointments are usually not available. It is always best to schedule a few days in advance.
Do you have gift cards available?
Yes! Please visit the gift cards section of our website to browse and purchase all gift cards. Please note: if you purchase a FIRST VISIT ONLY gift card for someone who has actually been here before, they will be responsible for paying the difference in price between the first visit discount and the regular price of the service.
Am I supposed to tip my therapist?
Tips are always greatly appreciated and may be left at your discretion with your therapist. Some people have been asking what is an appropriate tip to leave my therapist? and there is no right or wrong amount! Anything is very much appreciated! The average tips usually range from:
60 minute service $15-$20
90 minute service $25-$30
120 minute service $30-35
What is the best way to schedule an appointment?
We make appointment scheduling super convenient. You can call, email, OR the most popular way to schedule is online.
online booking: click here
What do I bring with me to my appointment?
If you have recently had surgery or recovered from a condition or accident that required the care of a doctor please bring a doctor's note clearing you for massage. Other than that all you need to bring is a positive attitude and a clear mind.
I am pregnant! Can I get a massage?
CONGRATULATIONS!!! Yes! You can get a massage. We ask that you wait to schedule your appointment until your second trimester. We do not perform 1st trimester prenatal massage. It is very important to mention your pregnancy at the time you book your appointment. Also, please note that we will not perform the following services while you are pregnant; hot stone, body scrub, hand and foot scrub.
Do you have showers at your facility?
No. We do not have showers. We ask that you please shower before you come in for your session.
What forms of payment do you accept?
We accept cash, checks, and credit cards. Please make checks payable to A Touch of Serenity. All sales are final.
I am sick! Can I still come in for my massage?
No! Please contact us as soon as possible to reschedule your appointment. Getting a massage while you are sick can actually make you feel even MORE sick (not to mention, your therapist)
Can I refer you guys to my friends?
Of course! We greatly appreciate referrals. Please go to the rewards program section of our website to learn how referrals can earn you discounts and FREE massages!
Do you offer chair massages?
We do! We can come to your office or to your next event to provide chair massages for you and your employees, coworkers, or friends! Chair massage always adds a great little something extra to events. Please send us an email or give us a call and ask about Work and Wellness Chair Massages.
What is your cancellation policy?