Meet the Team

The Cottage Offers a Variety of Services with Skilled Providers


Jessica Olson
Owner /massage therapist / facial specialist / waxing / cryotherapy

Jessica started in the Spa business in 2000 and became a massage therapist in February of 2002 and began doing facials and waxing in 2006 Jessica has been practicing massage therapy for over 18 years in the NWF area and has worked in the spa industry for over 20 years. With multiple specialties Jessica focuses on neck and hip treatments along with Aromatherapy, deep tissue and Swedish massage.
Jessica began her journey in the spa industry after she went thru a cervical fusion in 2001, after years of neck pain. While in post surgical therapy for her neck she began massage school in Milwaukee WI. Jessica began studying Medical Massage with specialty in Sports rehabilitation and Prenatal massage. Jessica has worked with all types of clients and has years of experience with college and professional athletes from Golf, Tennis, Football, Basketball and Baseball. Jessica uses a variety of modalities found in professional locker rooms to gain the best results for her clients. For clients with long time injuries, new injuries, scar tissue and muscle reconditioning Jessica aims for results in all clients. Jessica enjoys working with young athletes to protect and maintain healthy muscle movements.
Offering a variety of services Jessica is a Deep tissue specialist ,Swedish therapeutic , and even Cupping, and now Cryotherapy, there is a something for everyone!

Contact Jessica today for Appointments 850-716-4481

“Life can’t always be perfect, but the girls at the Cottage can make your day a little better”


Susan Stoner Hair at The Cottage

Hairdresser with over 35 years of experience . Using Redken and Kenra color. I specialize in Color and Highlighting services.
I’m so happy to be part of the Cottage Family and at this time I am not accepting any new clients as my schedule is full.

For any appointment question please call or text at 850-532-9788

Rachel Lee, Cottage Spa

Rachel Lee

Rachel Lee located at The Cottage spa is a Licensed Esthetician/Massage Therapist Skincare By Rachel LLC Rachel is a licensed esthetician and massage therapist. She was born and raised right here in Niceville. After a 20 year career in hospitality management she made the decision to become part of the spa industry. She graduated from Aveda Institute Orlando in 2010. She specializes in full body waxing for men and women, facials, brow and lash tinting and Swedish massage. She is passionate about making her clients feel great and providing the best spa experience. Book online or text Rachel directly at 850-543-8859 to schedule your appointment. “The greatest gift to yourself is a little bit of attention “


Massage by LaNae Grover at the Cottage

LaNae is a graduate of Utah College of Massage Therapy & Soothing ArtHealing Therapies School of Massage. She has been a Licensed Massage
therapist for 23 years and is passionate about helping people on theirhealing journey. She offers Swedish Massage, Deep tissue, cupping,
pregnancy massage, Trigger point therapy and side posture techniquesfocusing on neck, shoulder, back and hip issues. LaNae combines thesemodalities to customizes each massage of therapeutic relaxation and tension relief for every client.

Chassity and Amy

Chassity and Amy with Freeport Primary and Immediate Care at The Cottage 

Timeless aesthetics is owned by nurse practitioners Chassity and Amy. Chassity offers aesthetics appointments at The Cottage Spa in Niceville on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Both providers are available Monday thru Friday in Freeport as well. Services available include neurotoxin injections, dermal fillers, microneedling, platelet rich plasma treatments, and hair restoration therapy.

The Bungalow

Belinda Gilliam

Hair by Belinda at The Bungalow

Belinda Gilliam has been doing hair for over 24 years and has worked in Okaloosa county since 2003.

At this time Belinda is fully booked and not taking new clients but please feel free to call for any information


Hair by Julie at The Bungalow

Julie started cosmetology in Ocala, Fl. After receiving her license in 1996, with over 25 years experience, she has spent the last 16 years of her career serving the Niceville area.

Julie uses Redken products and has certification as a Redken Color Authority along with certification in Brazilian blowout services. Other services she offers include facial waxing, cuts, styles, perms, color and corrective color.

Julie is currently accepting new clients. You can visit her page on Facebook.

Besides her passion for hair, she is also a health and fitness enthusiast. In her spare time you’ll find her working out and spending time with her children and mentoring those on their own health and fitness journey.


Hair By Alex at The Bungalow

Thanks to God I am so fortunate to do all the things I love, making people feel special and their best is the biggest “perk” of my days!
I have been in the industry for over 12 years and specialize in long hair, beautiful color, highlights, lowlights and transforming to blonde is a passion of mine.
I am a certified specialist in Dream Catchers extensions and in Brazilian Blowouts. I am currently fully booked but I would love to do a consult and potentially fit you into the schedule if we are a good fit.

Look me up in Instagram. hairbyalexa_niceville

Or Facebook Alexandra Oleksuk Sejin.


Skin and Body by Lauren

Lauren specializes in deep tissue, Swedish massage, facials, waxing and more.

Lauren has been a licensed massage therapist for 17 years. Lauren is from Nashville, Tennessee where she was a makeup artist for almost 20 years, which is where her love for skin care developed.  
A little over a year ago, Lauren moved to this area to follow her passion with both massage and skin care. Lauren is very excited to be apart of a new community, growing her business here at the Cottage Spa, and helping people to feel great. b
Loren Ledford

Loren Ledford

The Bungalow at the Cottages on Elm welcomed Loren Ledford to the team in January of 2023. Loren had been offering hair services for many years in the local area. Loren is currently taking new clients please contact her directly to book or ask questions.

Victoria Berry at the Bungalow Cottage Spa

Hair by Victoria Berry  

Howdy, Victoria here! I’m a professional hairdresser of 8 years, who loves foiling a bright highlight! Wife and mom of 4 rambunctious kiddos. Originally from Texas, but Florida is now home. I thrive with blonde, yet love a good dimensional brunette. It’s always fun to pop in a few fashion colors from time to time. 😉 I’m always studying new products and techniques to better my craft. Come see what a little beauty therapy can achieve. It’s okay to be a little obsessed with your hair.

Luna lash and hair by Nerissa

Luna lash and hair by Nerissa   

Nerissa – Hair, lashes , permanent makeup and natural nails at The Bungalow Salon 

Caroline Bruce massage at the Bungalow Cottage

Massage by Caroline 

Massage by Caroline Bruce located at The Cottage spa specializes in deep tissue and therapeutic massage with an extensive knowledge with sports massage.