A fresh mani/pedi is a must when you hit the beach or show off those strappy heels. New to South Beach? We’ve done the grunt work for you and mapped out five of our favorite local salons.
1301 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL, 33139 | 305-604-0550 | @McAllisterSpa
Short on time? Head over to McAllister Spa for an on-the-go mani/pedi. Individual manicures and pedicures take about 20 minutes, offering a trim and file, cuticle shaping, heel smoothing, and sleek coat of your favorite Essie or OPI lacquer. Package deals take about one hour. And the prices can’t be beat—$15 for an express mani, $25 for an express pedi, or $39 for a package. They also offer free phone and video consultations to help you prep for the visit and speak with an expert artist. Click here to set yours up now.
Love Nail Salon
1679 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL, 33139 | 305-397-8768
What better way to spend a rainy day than in a salon full of spa-quality services? Love Nail Salon offers a relaxing botanical sea-salt soak for your hands and feet, followed by a trim and file, homemade sugar-scrub exfoliant, and ten-minute marinade in lotion and a hot wrap. Warm vanilla milk baths and paraffin wax treatments are also a hit, leaving you feeling fresh, rejuvenated, and ready for a beach day. In addition to traditional nail lacquer, they also carry long-lasting gel pigment and French manicures. Book an appointment today by clicking here.
406 16th Street, Miami Beach, FL, 33139 | 305-672-7527
If you’re looking to restore your nail beds or take the all-natural route, look no further than Salon Ocean. They keep things 100% sustainable with specialized non-toxic lacquer, organic salt scrubs, and the purest essential oils. Even the dry process is the best in class, using the newest LED technology for a smudge-free look without harmful UV rays. To book an appointment ahead of time or learn more about their eco-friendly services, click here.
Nails And Wine
17690 NW 78th Avenue Suite-103, Miami, FL, 33015 | 305-209-NAIL | @NailsAndWine
Forget boozy brunch—our new favorite afternoon activity is getting a mani/pedi with a tall glass of red. Nails And Wine serves a complimentary glass with service! (Um, for real.) Be sure to call ahead, as the wine menu rotates day to day. Their mani and pedis are also above par. They offer a bit of everything, including gel wraps, name-brand lacquers, full sets, and fills. Click here for prices and hours.
For An Eye-Catching Design: Alibi Nail and Beauty Bar
The Shops at Midtown, 3301 NE 1st Ave, Suite 106, Miami, FL, 33137 | 305-514-0305 | @AlibiBeautyBar
We’re crazy for nail art. Chrome, patterns, mod prints, half-moon cuticles—you name it, we have to have it. Recently voted best nail-art nail salon in Miami and one of the top ten in the USA, the Alibi Beauty Bar is here for all of your artistic nail needs. You can even have a custom design made! Prices start at an unbeatable $6 but go up based on the intricacy of the design. Check out their services in more detail by clicking here.