Not all massages are the same.

When it comes to booking a massage, there are generally two options available to you: shopping centre massages and private therapy clinics.

While both options give you the opportunity to relax, unwind and ease those knots, there are some major differences between choosing from shopping centre massages or a private clinic.

shopping centre massages

Let’s start with shopping centre massages.

Yes, they are usually in an easy to access area where it’s likely you’re already doing a spot of shopping or running a few errands.

They are convenient and possibly less costly, but the therapists may also be less skilled than their private clinic counterparts.

You may also find it more difficult to relax and enjoy your massage with other factors including noise affecting your experience.

On top of that, the massage may also be shorter in duration than a private massage, as they are often designed to be quick and convenient rather than deeply therapeutic.

A private therapy massage on the other hand…

A private therapy massage is a world away from the crazy and busy atmosphere of a shopping centre.

They are usually run by individual therapists or a small team of therapists who specialise in massage.

One of the key benefits of choosing a private clinic is that you’ll be working with a highly trained and experienced therapist who can tailor the massage to your specific needs and preferences.

shopping centre massages VS private therapy clinic

The option you choose will ultimately come down to your individual needs and preferences.

If you want a deeply therapeutic massage that is tailored to your specific needs and preferences, a private therapy clinic may be the better choice.

Regardless of which option you choose, be sure to do your research and choose the right provider to ensure a safe and enjoyable massage experience.



At Floating Cloud Therapies, we specialise in a wide array of massages and therapeutic services.

You can speak with a member of our team to find out how we can best assist you.