About Us

Hi I'm Vicki-ann Thornton owner of Massage for Life, an exclusive massage therapy space for tired worn-out people.

In one hour a week (or whatever time commitment you can manage) I can work with you to produce the peace and calm you dream about in your life. You will have better relationships, make better decisions, feel more in control of yourself.

The massage I have developed is an intuitive blend of relaxation, therapeutic and a space to talk about what's bothering you.

I have been practising massage for five years and bring a wealth of knowledge, skill and passion for massage to the table (see what I did there?)

​ I have worked with hundreds of sore, tired and stressed out people and have built a thriving business here in Casebrook.

​Look forward to seeing you. Also please note that the... more

Massage for Life

110b Veitches Rd

Christchurch

New Zealand , VA 8051 map it

(027) 470-0407

Hours of Operation

M 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
T 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
W 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Th 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
F 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Sa Closed
S Closed

Client Testimonials

Here's what our clients are saying


  • Great massage. Hit spots I didn't know were sore. Will certainly use again.

    I went with a very sore neck, left with a sore back, but now I have a good back and good neck - I'm glad I went :) I ALWAYS leave feeling glad I went though!

  • I found Vicki Ann very knowlegable and helpful and will book again

    A very friendly, polite and professional experience - thank you Vicki

  • Really helped with my back pain , very professional!

    Always find i feel much better afterwards. Vicki-ann is very skillfull and very good at what she does. Hifghly recommended.

  • Vicky is very professional and given time will fix's most problems. She is very funny and can fit a massage in around most life styles, in regards to booking in a time. Scott

    very nice felt very good after Noelene

  • Warm and friendly felt great afterwards

    It was a great massage

30 min Massage

$45
30min

45 min Massage

$65
45min

60 min Massage

$80
60min

90 min Massage

$110
90min

2 hour Massage

$150
120min

60 min Hot Stone Therapy

$110
60min

90 min Hot Stone Therapy

$150
90min
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LIONS

$420
60min.

Weekend Warrior Fix-up

Rugby, Football, Squash, Mountain-biking, Running are all sports that take an enormous toll on your body. Stay ahead of the pack with regular massage and beat the team.
$400
30min.
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Computer Pain Release 20 min

$25
20min

Vicki-ann T.

License: CA #12345

44 Verified Reviews

30 min Massage

$45
30min

45 min Massage

$65
45min

60 min Massage

$80
60min

90 min Massage

$110
90min

2 hour Massage

$150
120min

60 min Hot Stone Therapy

$110
60min

90 min Hot Stone Therapy

$150
90min

Special Offers

LIONS

$420
60min.

Weekend Warrior Fix-up

$400
30min.
Can't find your address?

Computer Pain Release 20 min

$25
20min
by Mason on Mar 01
Great massage. Hit spots I didn't know were sore. Will certainly use again.
by Tracy on Feb 15
I went with a very sore neck, left with a sore back, but now I have a good back and good neck - I'm glad I went :) I ALWAYS leave feeling glad I went though!
by Anonymous on Jan 21
I found Vicki Ann very knowlegable and helpful and will book again
by Gerard on Jan 08
A very friendly, polite and professional experience - thank you Vicki
by Brooke on Dec 19
Really helped with my back pain , very professional!
by Paul on Nov 26
Always find i feel much better afterwards. Vicki-ann is very skillfull and very good at what she does. Hifghly recommended.
by scott rogers on Nov 26
Vicky is very professional and given time will fix's most problems. She is very funny and can fit a massage in around most life styles, in regards to booking in a time. Scott
by Noelene on Nov 11
very nice felt very good after Noelene
by Mike on Nov 10
Warm and friendly felt great afterwards
by Hamish on Nov 03
It was a great massage

Average Rating:

4.82 (Based on 44 Reviews)

94 %

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by Mason on Mar 2018
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Great massage. Hit spots I didn't know were sore. Will certainly use again.
by Tracy on Feb 2018
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
I went with a very sore neck, left with a sore back, but now I have a good back and good neck - I'm glad I went :) I ALWAYS leave feeling glad I went though!
by Anonymous on Jan 2018
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
I found Vicki Ann very knowlegable and helpful and will book again
by Gerard on Jan 2018
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
A very friendly, polite and professional experience - thank you Vicki
by Brooke on Dec 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Really helped with my back pain , very professional!
by Paul on Nov 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Always find i feel much better afterwards. Vicki-ann is very skillfull and very good at what she does. Hifghly recommended.
by scott rogers on Nov 2017
Verified
Service Received: 45 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Vicky is very professional and given time will fix's most problems. She is very funny and can fit a massage in around most life styles, in regards to booking in a time. Scott
by Noelene on Nov 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
very nice felt very good after Noelene
by Mike on Nov 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Warm and friendly felt great afterwards
by Hamish on Nov 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
It was a great massage
by Martin on Nov 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Very thorough.
by Todd on Oct 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Welcomed with a warm and friendly smile and a bubbly personality. VAT's knowledge and ability to explain what was going on was excellent. I didn't like that the experience ended - I'm sure I had another 10mins in there somewhere. Can't wait for the next visit.
by Vicky on Oct 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
I always find vicki very easy to talk to and she always listens and understands what areas to work on that will benefit me the most
by Anonymous on Oct 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
As I have said in my stars ,I have found always a amazing experience with my massage . Mind body and soul!
by Tim on Oct 2017
Verified
Service Received: 45 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Job well done, very professional, good atmosphere,
by Andrew on Sep 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Always a great interaction !
by Helen on Sep 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Fantastic as always. Came away feeling relaxed and ready to take on the world.
by Taviri on Sep 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
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by Archana on Sep 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
I loved how accommodating Vicki was to my needs from booking to an exceptional massage.
by Anonymous on Aug 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
the experience was good
by Bronwyn on Aug 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Awesome
by Anonymous on Aug 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
I always feel great after my massage, thank you!!
by Paula on Jul 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Such a warm relaxing room. Vicki is so welcoming and puts you instantly at ease. I highly recommend everyone to get a massage here.
by Alison on Jul 2017
Verified
Service Received: 45 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
I loved the whole experience, even the pain that comes with the benefits that follow. I'd certainly recommend Vicki-Ann to anyone needing any form of massage therapy
by Karen on Jul 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Vicky was very professional and helpful. She found exactly where my problem was. I would defiantly go back.
by Nina on Jul 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Fabulous as usual. Bonus was I slept well that night. Thanks
by Michelle on Jul 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Always a fabulous experience, and feel so good after. Thank you Vicki. Michelle
by margaret on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Personality plus.....and Vicki does a super mean massage ....in a positve way of course
by Sandra on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Thank you Vicki, marvellous massage lady, thank you. :-)
by Kim on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
It was awesome - tender on back but thought I might be
by Bronwyn on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 90 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Thanks so much, was really nice to meet you. I'll be back.
by jason on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Very friendly and professional. Goes the extra mile to help out with any issues. Eg stretching info and regular follow up emails etc Great set up and very good location
by Lynda on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 30 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Vicky-Ann is a very good massage therapist. She is welcoming and professional and good at her work.
by Stephen on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 45 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Vicki shows her vast experience in the way she delivers her massage to get the body back to pain free living.
by Tina Ledington on Jun 2017
Verified
Service Received: 60 min Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Recommend Vicki-ann if you need a massage.
by Anonymous on Sep 2016
Verified
Service Received: 45 Massage with Vicki-ann T.
glad you are out on your own now
by scott rogers on Sep 2016
Verified
Service Received: 45 Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Vicki is very professional and is very skilled at her job. A great person to chat with, which leaves me refreshed and recharged.
by Des on Sep 2016
Verified
Service Received: 60 Massage with Vicki-ann T.
My sessions with Vicky are wonderful. So good for both body and soul.
by Lisa on Aug 2016
Verified
Service Received: 60 Massage with Vicki-ann T.
Made to feel comfortable, and an overall great experience
by Nicki MacKay on Aug 2016
Verified
Service Received: with Vicki-ann T.
Thanks Vicky - great to see you have had the courage to go out on your own. Awesome! :-)
by Cathy Carranceja on Aug 2016
Verified
Service Received: with Vicki-ann T.
I really enjoy the chats (not always professional :-) )and enjoy being able to be silent also. Very relaxing atmosphere :)
by Tracy on Aug 2016
Verified
Service Received: with Vicki-ann T.
I'll be back, looking forward to seeing the new permanent premises :)
by Debbie on Jul 2016
Verified
Service Received: with Vicki-ann T.
I like the flexiblity of trying to find the cause's of my discomfort, and the information i have been given by viky ann. I enjoy at the end of the session vicky ann allows a few minutes of relaxing massage to send me on my way.
by Rhonda on Jul 2016
Verified
Service Received: with Vicki-ann T.
I found the whole massage was what I needed . Will be coming back for more !

Massage for Life

110b Veitches Rd

Christchurch

New Zealand , VA 8051 map it

Phone: (027) 470-0407