When you step into our relaxation and rejuvenation haven here at European Experience Luxury Facials & Massages, leave your worries at the door and let us take care of you. Since its opening in 2004, European Experience has become the place to go for those seeking an indulgent spa experience without the prices and atmosphere of a traditional, large spa. Our philosophy is simple: To provide each of our clients with a sumptuous experience beautifying your skin and work-the-knots-out massages leaving you feeling de-stressed and refreshed.



SONJA, owner/esthetician, born and raised in Holland (hence, her love for tulips), left corporate life in 2003 to focus on skin and body care. Trained in esthetics in both Europe as well as the USA, Sonja believes in delivering “a truly European experience” to her clients. Her ultimate goal is to make the skin look good and, at the same time, make you feel as relaxed and peaceful as possible. Sonja is multi-lingual, has an MBA and taught skincare for many years to cancer patients as a volunteer for the American Cancer Society. In her spare time she plays tennis, reads and is a travel enthusiast.

Getting a massage from ROBIN feels amazing; once your massage starts, all that tied up tension and stress begins to get released through the power of touch.  Robin is a licensed massage therapist with additional training & expertise in the medical massage arena.  She works with disabled and/or elderly clients; weekend warriors as well as professional athletes; prenatal; stretching modalities and of course, deep tissue. Apart from dealing with pain issues, clients also love her for her wonderfully relaxing massages.


KYLE is in the growing group of men who work in the skin care industry as a licensed esthetician. He graduated in 2009, worked in Las Vegas as well as the Bay Area and moved back to Palm Springs a year ago. Kyle is personable, knowledgeable and experienced — his facials & body treatments are loved by both men and women. He also is available early evening hours to accommodate those of you who work during the day or arrive in Palm Springs at a later time.


MARK has been a licensed massage therapist for over 10 years. He received additional training in deep tissue body work – including the lower back & gluteal muscles – from the Esalen School which is one of the oldest and most prestigious massage schools in the USA. Mark is especially attuned to guests of all ages seeking massage for pain relief and general relaxation. He is able to listen, engage, and create a comfortable, non-judgmental atmosphere for a massage session that is focused on your needs guaranteed to leave you feeling much better than you did before.