Expert Care

Stay is the premier place in Pensacola for Facials, Waxing, Massage, Nails, Makeup, and Spray tans. We’ve won “Best of the Coast” recognition since our doors opened and our commitment continues as we built a brand new facility, added new product lines, and brought on talented staff. Come visit and relax with a complimentary drink while we pamper you.

Welcome to Stay The Spa! Stay is a high class Day Spa with Southern charm and friendliness! We’ve worked hard to become Pensacola’s premier Day Spa and the only full service Day Spa in the area.  Whether you are looking for a quick mani-pedi or a full day total body experience give us a call or drop in to have a chat about or products and services.

Call us to schedule your next treatment or to speak with one of our professionals about your health, wellness, and beauty. From start to finish our dedicated spa team ensures your journey enhances your well-being and enlivens your spirit.

Contact Details


240 South Jefferson Street
Pensacola, Florida 32502

Enjoy free parking in the Southtowne Parking Garage on Intendencia St. and bring us your ticket.


Monday – Saturday

9:00am – 7:00pm


10:00am – 4:00pm


Becca Hornbuckle
Six years ago Becca started as a front desk receptionist at Stay. Her background in customer service proves to be a perfect asset in her current role as manager. Becca strives to ensure that every customer that walks into the spa has an exceptional experience. She has a passion for health and wellness and understands that each client has a unique purpose for coming in and goes above and beyond to make sure they are satisfied. Becca also loves and values each of our service providers and employees and is their biggest cheerleader, helping to motivate them to reach their full potential. She truly believes that if her team loves what they do, the guests will experience the most amazing treatments.
Veronica Portis
Vee started with Stay when it was in its infancy at the Old Sacred Heart building on 12th Avenue as the Spa Coordinator in 2016-17. She returned in 2021 as a part time Receptionist and was promoted to Co-Manager in less than a year. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of West Alabama and a master’s degree in Human Resource Management from Troy University. She also graduated from the Esthetician program at Pensacola Junior College in 2013.


If you want to unwind and disconnect, come spend the day with us and sip mimosas, relax in our infrared sauna or just enjoy the quiet in our peaceful waiting room.  If you need a quick massage, facial or nails, come on in or give us a call and we will get you right in.

Valerie HuttoEsthetician/Sugaring/Lash Lift Specialist/Microneedling
Valerie discovered her passion for all things skincare years ago while working at Mark Lees Skincare. After completing the Esthetics program at PSC she worked for Dr Lees both in the spa and traveled to tradeshows assisting with seminars and retail booths. in 2015 she came to join us at Stay! In the years since, she has enjoyed getting to know her clients and expanding her training and knowledge to be able to provide a number of different services. Valerie’s specialties range from relaxing spa facials to clinical style facials for problematic and aging skin. She’s also been using sugar in all hair removal services since she began working with Stay and prides herself on providing the most thorough and effective results. She’s also a lash lift specialist and does microneedling. Whatever service being done, Valerie aims to help each client receive individualized treatment and ultimately achieve their skincare goals.
Twanda BellLicensed Massage Therapist / LMT Manager
Twanda graduated with honors from the Pensacola school of massage therapy and has nearly fifteen years of experience. She’s very passionate when it comes to massage. Twanda is a firm believer that massage is beneficial to enhancing the health and well-being of a person by helping with stress reduction, muscle tension and pain relief. Twanda specializes in Deep Tissue, Swedish, Sports, Prenatal, Hot Stone, Aromatherapy, Cupping, Table Thai massage, Oncology massage and has training in kinesio taping.
Bonnie VietsHead Nail Technician
Bonnie attended Gulf Coast Institute of Career Development. She specializes in natural nail art, manicures, and pedicures. Bonnie has a passion for learning the new, fun trends. Her number one priority is providing her clients with a superbly relaxing experience. Her sense of humor and laid back personality make her clients time in their chairs enjoyable, comfortable, and full of fun!
Kaylee BarkerEsthetician / Sugarist & Hair Removal Specialist/Microblading Artist
Kaylee earned her Esthetician degree from the College of International Esthetics in Arvada, Colorado where she trained extensively in acne prone skin, chemical peels, laser treatments, and brow tinting, waxing, and sugaring. She specializes in sugaring, back facials, waxing, microblading and chemical peels here at Stay. Kaylee has a passion in teaching her clients and peers how to take care of their skin goals in the most natural way possible and improve their self-confidence in their appearance. She believes in educating young people as early as possible on the importance of proper and natural skin care practice. Her life passion for esthetic beauty has taken her far and she hopes to continue her dreams of instilling beauty to the world around her and in all those she serves.
Tiffany MillerEsthetician / Lash Extension Specialist / Sugarist & Hair Removal Specialist
Tiffany earned her Esthetics degree from Honors Beauty College in Indianapolis, Indiana. She has an extensive seventeen year background, most of which spent in Medical Esthetics working in Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery. She enjoys pairing her medical background with her artistic eye to provide clients with a holistic and comprehensive treatment experience. From Micro-needling, Chemical peels, Hydradermabrasion, Suagring or Lashing; she takes pride in each treatment she performs. Tiffany finds it very fulfilling to connect with her clients, establish trust, and give personal attention to their needs.
Brittany MacchiaEsthetician / Professional Make-Up Artist / Sugarist & Hair Removal Specialist
Brittany was a long time client of ours and found great passion in the services we offer. She decided to become an esthetician and has been employed at Stay ever since! She offers an array of services including hair removal, Sugaring services, facials and makeup artistry. Over the years she has become obsessed with hair removal. From a dermaplane facial to sugaring ANY part of the body, she strives to make sure all of the hair is gone. She specializes in esthetics for cancer patients, as she is a cancer survivor herself. She takes great care with each client’s skin concerns and offers recommendations on products best suited to fit their needs and budget.
Emily MarionEsthetician/Sugarist & Hair Removal Specialist
Emily got her esthetician license in 2020, and is a certified elite sugaring practitioner through Sweet and True. She prides herself on making each client feel comfortable and loves to share her skincare knowledge. Having sensitive skin herself, she is confident she can calm and soothe virtually any skin type. She is known for her ability to tailor the appointment to match each individual client. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her daughter and husband, going to the gym, reading, and being around friends. Book with her today!
Jonasia BondsCustomer Care Specialist
Born and raised in Louisiana, Jonasia moved to Pensacola in the summer of 2019. She has an extensive background in customer service management. She began at Stay in February of 2022. She gladly greets clients with a smile and refreshing drink! As an aspiring makeup artist she has a passion for makeup and enjoys doing it in her spare time as a social media influencer.
Jessica GolanLicensed Massage Therapist
Jessica has always felt a calling to massage therapy. She moved to Pensacola in 2019 and attended the Pensacola School of Massage Therapy where she graduated with honors and the determination to make a difference in clients’ lives. Her favorite modality is a relaxing aromatherapy massage.
Shalena ClephaneNail Technician
Shae hails from central Indiana moving to Pensacola in August 2020. She went to Paul Mitchell Indianapolis, graduating in 2014. She has been doing nails full time since 2019. She is into drawing, painting and coloring so the artistic nature of nails captured her attention-plus the bling factor! She loves to do art and enjoys giving pedicures. She finds it satisfying to smooth out the calluses. Her favorite quote is “If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything.”
Stephanie MaddenNail Technician
Stephanie has been working as a nail tech since 2005, and still loves what she does every single day. She is passionate about giving you the best quality services she possibly can and prides herself on communicating with you every step of the way to be sure you get exactly what you want. The health of your natural nail is her top priority, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun creating little masterpieces that you’re excited to show off. Your nails should always say a little bit about who you are!
Nikki FarrisLicensed Massage Therapist
Nikki has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2014. She understands that every person has unique challenges and preferences, and prides herself in being able to individualize the needs of each client. Healing is the ultimate goal whether it is mind, body, or spirit. Nikki is skilled in Swedish massage, sports massage and prenatal massage. She enjoys using aromatherapy to aid in relaxation and stress relief for those who have neck and shoulder pain, and hot stones to help penetrate the muscles deeper. Nikki wholeheartedly believes the next best thing to laughter is a great therapeutic massage.
Lesley JoynerLicensed Massage Therapist
Lesley found massage therapy after using the principles of bodywork and relaxation for her own self care. She trained at the Pensacola School of Massage Therapy and became licensed in 2015. Her massage style ranges from calming Swedish or aromatherapy to targeted deep tissue and stretch therapy. Lesley’s goal is always to ensure the client a most blissful experience.
Katrina CroweEsthetician
Katrina attended the University of West Florida where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. After graduation she pursued a career in the travel industry before taking time off to raise her two children. Struggling with oily and problematic skin all of her life, Katrina decided to attend Esthetics school and received her license to practice in 2010. Today she focuses on facials, enzyme and chemical peels, and microdermabrasion. She will make you feel comfortable, relaxed, and give you the true spa pampering experience all while achieving results that will make you look and feel great. Outside of the Spa, you will probably find Katrina downtown selling Real Estate, parading with The Krewe of Gatsby Girls and Mystic Mafia, and helping with fundraisers and charities throughout the community.
Deborah GallagherLicensed Massage Therapist
Deborah graduated from the Atlanta School of Massage in 2005. She specializes in deep tissue and neuromuscular therapy (a.k.a. trigger point massage). She also enjoys providing relaxation and prenatal massages, as she strives to make the time with her clients the best part of their day. Deborah has a passion for healing and will tailor your session to give you the best results possible.
Candace HardenLicensed Massage Therapist
Candace has been an LMT for nearly a decade. She is passionate about helping others. Candace tailors every massage session to each client to ensure a positive result. She gives a more therapeutic massage to help reduce stress and muscle pain. Candace is skilled in deep pressure, sports massage, hot stone, prenatal massage, cupping, medical, Kinesio and Swedish massage therapy. She is driven by assisting in each client’s health and healing goals.
“If you want to relax, watch the clouds pass by if you’re laying on the grass, or sit in front of the creek; just doing nothing and having those still moments is what really rejuvenates the body…”

Take some time. Treat yourself. You deserve it.

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