Nailed It: 5 High-End Nail Salons In Hong Kong
Hong Kong has countless nail salons, but only a select few offer a truly specialised pampering experience.
From designer polishes to manicures with a view, these high-end Hong Kong nail salons will allow you to relax in style while keeping your tips looking effortlessly chic
1/5 The Nail Bar at Four Seasons
Best for: Manis and pedis with a view...and cocktails
The Nail Bar at Four Seasons takes the cake as one of Hong Kong's most luxurious spots to get your nails done, thanks to its chic decor and floor-to-ceiling panoramic views of Victoria Harbour. Not to mention their guarantee that your freshly polished nails will last at least two weeks without a scratch.
Don't want to do your nails alone? Bring your girlfriends for an afternoon of pampering, bonding and cocktails.
The Nail Bar at Four Seasons, 8 Finance St, Central; +852 3196 8900, fourseasons.com
2/5 EightyEight Nail
Best for: Eye-catching nail art
With no shortage of eye-catching designs and premium nail polishes, Gen.T lister Stephnie Shek’s EightyEight certainly lives up to its name.
This stylish boutique nail salon—which also known as the A-listers’ all-time-favourite nail joint, will have your fingertips adorned and transformed as if a piece of artwork. From classic French manicure to sparkling Swarovski crystals and sophisticated florals, their nail artists are dedicated to bringing some next-level chic to your nails.
Expect a rather long 90-minute process depending on the intricacy of designs, but it’s definitely worth the wait. Be sure to check out their Instagram that packed with stunning nail art designs as well.
EightyEight, G/F &1/F, Number 53, Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong; +852 2350 9618; EightyEight
3/5 The Nail Library
Best for: Designer polishes
The Nail Library is one of the few salons in the city that offers a wide range of nail polish from luxury brands such as Dior, Chanel and Christian Louboutin.
With its industrial-chic décor in a loft-style space, high-end beauty products and talented team of artists, it's no wonder the Nail Library is a favourite amongst the Hong Kong influencers and fashionistas.
The Nail Library: Level 1, 10-12 On Wo Lane, Central, Hong Kong; +852 2618 8623, The Nail Library
Best for: Customised care
Canary is a bright and airy Japanese nail salon located on the fringes of Lan Kwai Fong, renowned for their personalised service and meticulous attention to detail; from helping you choose the right nail shape to understanding the condition of your nails before your treatment begins.
Using world-class Japanese techniques and products, guests need not worry about whether Canary’s gel manicure is long-lasting enough, as Canary offers complimentary nail repair within one week of your last appointment.
Canary, Room02, 14/F, Wellington Place (M88), 2-8 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong; +852 2537 0338, canary.com.hk
5/5 Sense of Touch Repulse Bay
Best for: An out-of-the-city escape
This award-winning destination spa will offer you true peace of mind with its serene and relaxed atmosphere, located in a lush tropical setting in Repulse Bay complete with sprawling outdoor cabanas.
Guests can sink into the plush sofas and relax as skilled therapists to bring magic to your nails. Their signature 'Sexy Spa' manicure and pedicures are not to be missed—each treatment begins with relaxing hand and foot massages respectively, followed by rejuvenating scrub and finished with perfect polish for 80 minutes of pure bliss.
Can't make it to Repulse Bay? Check out Sense of Touch's other locations in Central, Sai Kung, Tseung Kwan O and Tung Chung.
Sense of Touch, Repulse Bay Spa, G211, 1/F, The Repulse Bay Arcade, 109 Repulse Bay Road; +852 2592 9668, senseoftouch.com.hk
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This article was originally published on 29 May, 2019 and was updated on 5 March, 2020.