-Creating a place to breathe, let go and relax peacefully-

Elegance Spa has been providing the best in skin and body services to Manhattan Beach since 1984. Our calming restored beach cottage is designed with your comfort in mind, a place to escape the day to day, a place to find you. Our amenities include a garden lounge, rainfall shower, fireplace, relaxation room, outdoor massage cabana and relaxing treatment spaces. We treat our guests as our friends... slip on a robe and begin to relax.

A note from Andrea...


Hello! I truly hope you find yourself in a peaceful, relaxed state during your time with us. Life is busy and making space for you can be a challenge but its so important. Feeling better is the first step in looking your best so take this time and make it yours. My team and I truly share a passion in delivering the absolute best spa treatments to Manhattan Beach and we thank you for choosing us!

In gratitude,

Andrea Dantzler

Proprietor - Esthetician



Get To Know Us


Esthetician - Proprietor

Andrea graduated from The Skin Academy in Costa Mesa, CA in 2007 and has immersed herself into the spa & skin care field ever since.  She prides herself on pampering her clients while delivering the results they desire.  Andrea believes that a good home care routine is vital to maintain the benefits of one of our facial treatments, she can help you achieve healthy, luminous skin.  She can serve all of your beauty needs from facials, waxing and lash extensions. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her sons, doing yoga and cooking Italian food.


Esthetician - Founder

Bernadette, a skin care expert since 1977, founded, designed and developed “Elegance Boutique Spa” in 1984, a special sanctuary where her guests can relax and receive all forms of progressive beauty services including; clinical skin care, spa & beauty treatments. She loves treating & pampering her clients and truly cares about each guest to help them achieve their ultimate skin care goals.

In 2016 Bernadette wanted to explore other dreams and gave Andrea Dantzler, her co-worker at Elegance since December 2015 the opportunity to become her partner-manager.  Andrea has been 100% in charge of management since then, and is proud to announce that Andrea is now the sole-owner of Elegance as of 2018! Bernadette will continue to treat clients and looks forward to seeing you soon!

Her newest adventure is that she and her husband Greg has opened up a beautiful vacation rental property for guests to enjoy in the Santa Barbara Wine Country.  The property truly looks like Tuscany, only 2 hours from Manhattan Beach! 

Check it out!  

Contact Bernadette at (310) 962-9481


Massage Therapist

Donica wanted a career that would allow her to help people improve their health as well as make them feel amazing. With 20 years of experience, she specializes in Injury Prevention and Treatment. 
Utilizing her knowledge of Chinese Medicine, Reiki Energy, and a variety of massage methodologies- she will craft a unique session to address your individual needs as well as induce deep relaxation.   
Outside of work - some of her favorite things include Rowing, Creative Writing, Boxing Training, and Avocado Toast!



Laine graduated from The Aveda Institute of Los Angeles in 2019 where she received her CA Esthetician license. Esthetics and beauty has always been her passion and she shows this by continuing to further her education and knowledge. Laine provides full body waxing along with a variety of facials. Her goal and purpose is to provide services that bring real lasting results. She loves being able to build trustworthy relationships while helping people look and feel great. Laine was born and raised in Torrance and is currently attending El Camino to receive her interpreting license for the Deaf.

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