10 Washington Nail Salons That Stay Open Late

A handy cheat sheet for those of us who can’t sneak away for a lunchtime mani-pedi.

By: Erin Williams

Obvious statement of the century: Washingtonians function on busy schedules. Whether you’re at the office all day or running errands from sunup to sundown, it can be tough to find a moment for those little luxuries like manicures. So with your packed Google calendar in mind, we rounded up a list of local nail salons that stay open well into the evening.

Enchanted Nails & Spa
2324 18th St., NW; 202-652-1151
Open until 10 PM Monday through Thursday, 11 PM Friday and Saturday, 8 PM Sunday

This Adams Morgan spa stocks Essie, OPI, and Zoya polishes and offers a bottle of Champagne for three or more people who book both manicures and pedicures in advance.

Prices: $14 manicure, $25 pedicure, $25 gel manicure, $44 gel pedicure Monday through Thursday; $28 pedicure or $29 gel manicure Saturday and Sunday. Cash and credit accepted. Appointments preferred.

Relaxed Spa
2112 F St., NW, Suite 306; 202-785-0006; 
Open until 9 PM Monday through Thursday, 7 PM Friday through Sunday

Located in Foggy Bottom, this spa also offers waxing, facials, and tanning.

Prices: $20 manicure, $40 pedicure; OPI and Essie polishes available. Cash tips only. Appointments preferred.

Pie Nails Salon & Spa 
1410 P St., NW; 202-588-0484; 
Open until 9:30 PM Monday through Saturday, 8 PM Sunday

The Logan Circle spot offers fills and wraps, in addition to the shellac manicure, which lasts for two weeks.

Prices: $15 manicure, $32 gel manicure, $25 pedicure. OPI and Essie polishes available. Cash and credit accepted. Walk-ins welcome. 

Mimosa Salon & Spa 
1706 Connecticut Ave., NW; 202-232-6900
Open until 11 PM seven days a week

The salon, located right by the Dupont Circle Metro stop, has a wide selection of OPI and Essie polishes and offers water or a glass of Champagne with your service.

Prices: $14 manicure, $28 pedicure, $30 gel manicure, $48 gel pedicure. Cash and credit accepted. Walk-ins welcome. 

Dupont Nails and Spa
1718 20th St., NW; 202-232-6473
Open until 8:30 PM Monday through Saturday, 7:30 PM Sunday

This salon offers OPI and Essie polishes; services include a deluxe spa manicure and a pedicure with an organic sugar scrub.

Prices: $14 manicure, $30 gel manicure, $27 pedicure, $39 gel pedicure. Cash and credit accepted. Walk-ins welcome. 

Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa
10213 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda; 240-644-1319
Open until 9 PM Wednesday through Thursday, 8 PM Friday, 6 or 7 the rest of the week.

Prices: $26 manicure, $58 pedicure; you can upgrade each service with gel for $20 extra. Cash and credit accepted. Appointments preferred.

Logan 14 Aveda Salon 
1314 B 14th St., NW; 202-506-6868; logan14salonspa.com
Open until 9 PM Tuesday through Thursday, 8 PM Monday and Friday, 6 PM Saturday and Sunday

This hair salon is just a few blocks down from the restaurant/bar corridor on 14th Street, and has two nail stations, which use OPI polish.

Prices: Manis start at $20 ($45 for shellac), pedicures start at $30. Cash tips only. Appointments preferred.

Modern Nails 
1100 S. Hayes St., second floor, Arlington; 703-413-3404
Open until 9:30 PM Monday through Saturday, 6 PM Sunday

Just steps from Pentagon City, the shop offers OPI, Essie, and Orly polishes.

Prices: $18 manicure, $33 pedicure, $38 gel manicure, $58 gel pedicure. Spa manicure and pedicures include a sea-salt massage for an additional $10. Cash tips only. Walk-ins welcome.

Radiance Salon & Medi-Spa 
Broadlands Village Center, Ashburn, 703-723-4600; Landsdowne Town Center, 571-333-3005
Open until 9 PM Tuesday through Friday, 6 PM Saturday through Monday

OPI polishes available. The nail tech is only available Tuesday through Sunday in Leesburg.

Prices: $25 manicure, $45 pedicure, $40 shellac manicure, $60 deluxe pedicure, which includes exfoliation and massage. Cash and credit accepted. Walk-ins welcome. 

Eterna Day Spa 
11160 Veirs Mill Rd., Wheaton; 301-949-4646
Open until 9:30 PM Monday through Saturday, 7 PM Sunday

This Wheaton Nail spot boasts OPI, Essie and China Glaze nail polishes and offers special add-ons including a hot-stone massage and an exfoliation mask for both hands and feet.

Prices: $12 manicure, $30 gel manicure, $23 spa pedicure, $30 gel pedicure. Cash and credit accepted. Walk-ins welcome.