Goldmine 928 Massage Center
567, ShiZheng Rd, Xitun Dist
Hours: 10 am-2 am
Credit cards accepted.
Parking lot available.
Taichung's largest single massage center, the 13-year-old Goldmine 928 has relocated to this impressive, stand-alone facility. Offering Chinese-style massage focused on acupressure points, the professional masseuses have an average of over 10 years of experience. Traditional dermal friction treatment, foot exfoliating, and Chinese-style manicures (with nail sculpting and cuticle repair) are also available for NT$500/treatment. --By Douglas Habecker, translated by S. Ying
Occupying a landscaped 820-ping site, the L-shaped, resort-like building melds the modern and traditional, Eastern and Western, and includes five spacious art galleries showcasing hundreds of sculpture and painting works by central Taiwan artists.
Individuals and couples opting for the body massage (NT$1,000/hour) use one of 21 private rooms. For the foot massage (NT$700/hour), customers sit in reclining easy chairs for sessions which include a foot/leg soak, head/shoulder massage and nice outside views.
A unique offering are four 25-28 ping VIP villas (add NT$3,000 for 4 hours; reservations required). accommodating up to four and including private shower and restroom plus unlimited snacks and beverages.