Massage Therapy by Franco

Based in Washington, DC

In-studio & mobile services

Starting at $80

9 a.m. - 9 p.m. every day

Deep Tissue, Sports, Swedish & 5 other techniques

12 testimonials


Hello! I am Franco, a massage therapist with over 600 hours of training at Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage and 4 years of experience. I am also a Certified Personal Trainer from National Academy of Sport Medicine with 6 years of experience which, unlike other therapists, makes me also able to prescribe and teach rehabilitation and posture exercises.

I use the most effective techniques and tools to assist all clients’ needs to heal and improve lifestyle.
Regardless of their... sexual orientation, either gay, lesbian, bisexual or straight will be welcome.

My studio is located in Shaw, Washington DC. I am vaccinated, boosted and maintain a highly sanitary space. Feel free to reach out ONLY VIA TEXT if you are interesting in booking or if you have any questions. For more details about my work, take a look at my website linked and find also the workout packages I offer. I hope I see you soon!


Based in Washington, DC 20001 Mobile services within 5 miles

At Franco's studio
At your home, office or hotel

Franco's Signature Massage

Spa-quality bodywork, tailored to you, blending a range of techniques, from Deep Tissue to Trigger Point

30 min.
60 min.
90 min.

Payments & Discounts
  • Cash, Venmo, Zelle accepted
  • Longer sessions available.
  • 10% off on Mondays
  • Discounts available for birthdays

THIS WEEK (until June 1): $10 off before noon.

Additional Info

Techniques: Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Myofascial Release, Neuromuscular, Reflexology, Sports, Swedish, Trigger Point

Experience: 4 years

In-studio amenities: Candles, Drinking Water, Massage Table, Music, Private Restroom, Tea

Mobile extras: Candles, Massage Table, Music

Additional services: Fitness training, Personal coaching


Jan. - Nov. 2022

Massage Therapist

Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage, Fairfax, VA

Jan. 2020 - Feb. 2021

Personal Trainer

National Academy of Sport Medicine, Washington, DC

Aug. 2023

Cupping Application

Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage, Fairfax, VA


Gathered by Franco from admiring massage clients to share with you.

March 01, 2024 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

Franco offers the best therapeutic massage in DC – hands down. From the detailed intake form and consultation upon arrival to better understand your needs, to ensuring the temperature is to your liking, Franco does not miss any detail. I’ve been to Franco several times now and consistently leave feeling refreshed and restored. I particularly like how Franco provides a detailed summary of your visit, noting areas that may need preventive attention and even providing recommendations on exercises to do at home. He’s kind, patient, knowledgeable, and genuinely cares about your health and wellbeing. I can’t recommend Franco enough and I’m grateful I found his services.

Dec. 21, 2023 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

One of the best massage experiences I’ve ever had! Franco goes above and beyond in every respect; he is kind, professional, and maintains a calm, spotless studio. He took time at the beginning of the session to listen to my concerns, and made sure to pay special attention to problem areas. I left the session feeling completely refreshed. Will definitely be recommending Franco to friends!

Aug. 17, 2023 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

Franco is by far one of the best massage therapist in DMV. He is extremely professional, respectful, and kind. His studio is very comfortable and private. I have gotten deep tissue and Swedish massages several times and I always leave feeling so relaxed and refreshed. A big plus is that Franco can also provide fitness and personal training advice. Overall, Franco is a 20 out of 10. Definitely recommend!

June 29, 2023 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

Franco was highly recommended to me by a friend and I have no regrets! I don’t get massages often but Franco was a real treat. I’m a runner and cyclist, so tend to have soreness in my legs and lower back. Franco was attentive to the tightness and soreness in my body and even offered to stretch my legs to help release it. He was also very professional and communicative. The studio was serene and definitely puts you at ease. I can't wait to go back!

March 23, 2023 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

Franco’s massage and cupping was exactly what I needed to help relieve the tension and stress in my neck. He identified my trigger points and help release them. This was a truly great experience.

Jan. 03, 2023 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

He easily finds the spots that need attention, I can tell he knows a lot about what he does. Excellent attention to the knots in my neck and shoulders. Also, very investing work on my joints (ankles, knees, etc). Great pressure and very relaxing bodywork! I asked him also to include some stretching to the session and all his techniques helped me a lot.

Dylan Swain

Oct. 05, 2022 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

I was recommended to come to see Franco for a massage by my friend and he’s the best in DC - Very talented and skilled. I will definitely come back again in two weeks!


July 04, 2022 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

Absolutely amazing experience. Franco has both perfect technique and pressure. Truly one of the best masasge from start to finish. He checks all the boxes from extra clean area, professional, extremely nice and he takes his time to make sure you get a full and complete massage. And the price hands downs is the best around.

He is super easy to contact and flexible to accommodate last minute appointments. It helps that he also so friendly and fine. I will definitely come back and highly recommended to everyone


April 06, 2022 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

Franco is absolutely wonderful with his technique and pressure. He’s friendly, welcoming and immediately makes you relaxed. He looks better than his pics and knows how to use his muscles to make give you an amazing massage. He’s the best in DC!


Jan. 10, 2022 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

A friend recommended me to book an appointment with Franco and it has been the most amazing massage I have ever received. He is extremely friendly and easy to contact.
All his techniques makes me feel very relaxed and it just always feels great!
He is also in a very good location and everything in his studio is very clean.
Seeing him again very soon

Nov. 24, 2021 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

He has the most talented hands and such a great and clean studio. He helped me with my lower back pain and every time i see him i feel like a new person. His massage techniques are great.
John H.

July 21, 2021 in Washington, DC (in-studio)

Franco is a great masseur and he knows how to use his hands. I have been getting my weekly massage for more than a month now and I am so glad I met him.
He is very handsome and friendly and it is always nice to book a session with him.
Definitely recommended!

Testimonials from before May 23, 2018 were submitted directly by clients.