Louise Tilden runs The Garden Room from her Victorian family residence in Taunton; a unique pop up Beauty & Massage experience where she has grown a loyal following over the past 5 years. Due to demand, she has sought out the very best of visiting therapists to enable her to extend her opening hours and offer and even more versatile choice for her ever growing client base.
The choice of treatments at The Garden Room is remarkably comprehensive, with a homely feel and a warm welcome from Lola the rescue dog!
Equipped with over 40 years industry experience, collectively, Louise and the team put excellent customer service at the forefront of everything they do so you feel special and appreciated every visit.
Additionally, Louise and her husband, Simon offer award winning Bed & Breakfast! Proud winners of Gold hospitality category with Taste of the West in 2014 & 15, & shortlisted as finalists in 2015.
Over 20 years industry expertise branching over a diverse number of industry sectors, Louise will bring her passion for Holistic Treatments to The Garden Room; Louise comes with an impressive C.V! Trained as a therapist over 20 years ago, her first job was at The Staplegrove Clinic here in Taunton. From there she worked for Rhona Gilmore, taught Beauty at Weston College, worked as a Sales Rep for Essential Beauty Supplies with Australian Bodycare & La Phyto skincare, ran her own beauty therapy practice and to November 2015 was a dedicated and much respected member of the team at Buff Urban Day Spa. Louise loves the holistic side of the industry touting massage and facials as her real areas of strength. She's warm, friendly, never far away from a cup of tea and is one AMAZING therapist!
Louise is here all day and evening on Mondays and Wednesdaya and Fridays until 4.30pm. Louise does not offer Hopi Ear, Candles, or any specialist waxing .
MEET THE TEAM
Vicky is happiest when she's blending oils to create our very own range of massage oils. They are quite exquisite!
Brainchild behind The Garden Room, and a sharp business head. Having worked in the Hospitality Industry for 25 years before launching into Beauty and Massage she knows a thing or two about looking after people; If Louise were a stick of rock, she would have the word "service" running right the way through her. Excellence in client care and customer service is Louise's main aim, which is why she is a committed champion of organic skincare. Louise enjoys working with Neal's Yard Remedies and Eminence Organic to treat all her clients skin concerns. In addition to her love of skincare and everything organic, Louise brings a rare and tailor-made waxing services to The Garden Room. Louise excels at specialist waxing for men and women and has a unique ability to put her clients at ease.
Louise sees clients on Mondays until 5.00pm, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday until 9.30pm and Saturday 11am-5.00pm (or as late as you pursuade her). Louise is qualified in all our treatments except reflexology.
Sophie is our recently recruited Junior Therapist who joined the team in July. She brings with her a wide variety of treatments including reflexology, lash extensions and threading and is now fully qualified to deliver our specialist waxing service to ladies too! Her full repertoire of skills is impressive! Book an appointment with her.