If you’ve always wanted to be someone with flawless unchipped polish on their nails, then Treatwell is the place to find and book your next manicure or pedicure in London. In collaboration with the Treatwell team, we’re spotlighting 8 great salons from right across the capital.
“There is never a dull day in our nail studios,” says the team behind Colour Riot Nails, who are located just five minutes’ walk from Goodge Street Station at 152 New Cavendish Street, as well as having a second salon in Shoreditch. They offer an extensive menu of nail services (from acrylics and custom nail art to glitter fades), so if you love to switch up your look, you’re in good hands here (pun intended).
152 New Cavendish Street , Fitzrovia, London, W1W 6YL
Nail & Beauty Lounge is perfect for anyone who calls Clapham or Brixton home, as it’s located slap bang in the middle of both, and just a little south of Clapham North tube station. They have a full range of shellac colours from chrome to glitter, and are experts at created the perfect pointed shape.
1 Ascot Parade, Clapham Park Road, London, SW4 7EY
If you’re based near Charing Cross for work, then SPLASH is the perfect place to get a lunch-hour manicure. They offer classic manicures and pedicures as well as shellac and express shellac.
54 Charing Cross Road, Charing Cross Road, Leicester Square, London, WC2H 0BB
The Selfish team believe that everyone should take time in their busy schedule to sit down for a beauty treatment and let everything go. The team does both hands and feet treatments using OPI and CND products. If you go for the Luxury Manicure, you can expect an illuminating hand mask alongside your nail pampering. Bliss.
5 French Place, Shoreditch, London, E1 6JB
Prize for the cutest salon name goes to Cucumba, based on Poland Street in the heart of Soho. From Top Up manicures (perfect when you don’t have much time) to Deluxe Custom Nail Art treatments, there’s something for every nail desire on this menu.
12 Poland Street, Soho, London, W1F 8QB
Part of Pure Wax, Pure Nail is to be found inside Covent Garden Gift at 395 The Strand. Go for the ‘Luxury’ menu option if it’s been a while since your last pedicure – you favourite sandals will thank you for it.
395 Strand, West End, London, WC2R 0LP
With pink sofas, flower-adorned mirrors and gold lamps, Nail Club is unofficially known as the most Instagrammable nail salon in London. Located in the basement of Skinny Dip London on Covent Garden’s Neal Street, it’s also seriously convenient when you’re in central. The glitter and metallic options are some of the best out there.
29 Neal Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9PR
Located not far from leafy Barnsbury near Angel, Prior Beauty Centre can sort you out with a gel manicure and pedicure for less than £30 this summer. If you’re really in the pampering mood, you can also enjoy an aromatherapy massage or a microdermabrasion facial here.
10 Barnsbury Road, Angel, London, N1 0HB