The top spas to visit this Christmas
In our consumer driven world, finding unique gifts is something that we all struggle with. We are huge advocates of enjoying some ‘me time’, and everyone knows somebody that deserves a break from the treadmill that is life! With the plethora of spa vouchers, offers, pamper days available, it can all get a little overwhelming trying to find ‘The One’, so we’ve done the hard work for you.
We’re proud to work with some incredible independent, creative and truly unique spas. There are plenty to choose from so here is our pick of just some of the most amazing spa facilities that we have in the UK. These guys are full of quirks, incredible service and will promise to deliver a truly memorable experience - the perfect Christmas pamper gift for your girlfriend, wife, husband - or even a tested teacher! Finding The Perfect Spa Pamper Gift Experience here...
For Prosecco Pampering - Lifehouse Hotel & Spa
Head to Lifehouse Hotel & Spa for the ultimate girl’s weekend away. With Book the Prosecco & Pamper Spa day - with a Natural Spa Factory facial, 24 hours of spa luxury including dinner, and an overnight stay for £179.50. Set within English Heritage gardens, and with a truly thorough thermal journey, the only danger is that 24 hours in the spa isn't going to be enough..!
Choose from a host of packages including; Pamper and Prosecco,Twilight Therapy, Simply Spa Day and Blissful Couples there really is something for everyone.
For The Explorer - Rudding Park Hotel & Spa
The magnificent mile long lime and beech avenue stands like a guard of honour at Lucknam Park. Gently guiding guests to the graciously restored Palladian mansion set within 500 acres of glorious parkland. A true country retreat filled with grandeur but not the formality or stuffiness you may expect from an elegant country retreat.
The spa is totally at one with its surroundings incorporating wood, marble and glass to reflect the warm seasonal hues of the outdoors and the highly trained specialists perform a range of personalised Natural Sp Factory spa treatments.
The award-winning facilities include 5 thermal cabins, post-treatment relaxation room and a social lounge with a skincare mixology bar. A rejuvenating dip in the stunning 20 metre indoor pool, or the indoor/outdoor hydrotherapy pool offers a tranquil space to relax with views of the arboretum.
For Mums To Be - Ribby Village Hotel & Spa
The Spa at Ribby Village have taken great care to create spa experiences suitable for Every Body. Reward tired expectant mums with a Bumps a daisy pregnancy pamper package, designed to care for mum & bump. Using the Bumps a Daisy collection, designed for pregnancy, which uses a flurry of rose wood, ho wood, neroli & sweet orange to soothe tired, stretched and irritated skin. Give the gift of 90 minutes of pure pregnancy pampering, finished with a mocktail. Prices from £90 per person (including bump).
For Surfers - The Dovecote at Trefloyne Manor
It’s no secret that we love a good day in the surf, and the Pembroke coast is one of our top surf spots. Near to the beautiful Manorbier beach is the charming Trefloyne Manor. In the recently launched treatment facility, they’ve devised a collection of bespoke treatments in the new spa zone, Dovecote Naturally. Our pick after a day in the surf is the detoxing & remineralising green tea, red tea & white tea body wrap to nourish weather beaten skin and leave you with the ultimate winter hygge feeling. You'll be ready for a lazy dinner in the Cwtch afterwards... just make sure you drink plenty of water before attempting a well deserved G&T.
For The Food Lover - Norfolk Mead
Situated in eight acres of lovingly kept private grounds in the heart of the unspoilt Norfolk Broads, on the banks of the River Bure, The Norfolk Mead is one of the best boutiques hotels in Norfolk with elegant rooms, contemporary venue spaces and amazing spa treatments. Independently owned by Anna & James, Norfolk Mead is the realisation of their dreams.
For Weather-Beaten Cornish Coasteering - The Headland Hotel
You might recognise the impressive yet imposing clifftop Gothic mansion that perches on a Cornish Clifftop - the Headland Hotel was where Roald Dahl's The Witches was filmed - and we love it.
Spend two nights hiding away from those ferocious Cornish storms and bitter beach winds, with a luxury 3 course meal in the recently launched Samphire restaurant, and a Natural Spa Factory treatment. After a bracing walk along the north Cornwall coast, indulge in the Winter Sparkle package in the spa
For Families - Aqua Sana, Centre Parcs
Aqua Sana Spa is a place to relax body and mind. The spa is a child free zone and includes a wide range of spa experiences from wet, to dry, to herbal or meditative, you'll find everything you need to leave feeling like you’ve had a mini break.
Each spa has its own unique range of nature-inspired spa experiences for you to discover. Located away from the hustle and bustle of village life but close enough to be easily accessible during your break, they are the perfect escape.
With six locations across the UK and Ireland you are sure to find one close to you. But whichever spa you choose, you will find the same friendly, open and welcoming environment where you can enjoy time looking after yourself, or in the company of friends, family or loved ones.
Irish Getaway - The Spa at the Kingsley
Of course – there’s only one place: The Spa at the Kingsley. Nestled on the banks of the River Lee in Cork, the Spa at the Kingsley delivers Tatler-Award winning treatments. Once you’ve mooched around Cork, and have of course kissed the Blarney Stone (rumoured to give the kisser the gift of the gab, of course!), nestle into the spa and try a winter warmer Natural Spa Factory treatment. We’re in love with the detoxing & brightening Vanilla & Charcoal Winter blazer, with our winter berry charcoal scrub & sweet vanilla cream wrap. Perfect spa pampering for anyone looking for a spa day in Cork.
For Animal Lovers - Tewkesbury Park Hotel
The award winning Tewkesbury Park Hotel has recently undergone a huge refurbishment, and is proudly pet friendly – so, if you can’t bear to part from your four legged friend for a night, this is the place to be. With luxury memory foam mattresses (for both you & pooch!), dog friendly rooms that open on to open green space – and even the resident canine friend, Puddle, to welcome you. You can of course also indulge in some luxury pampering in the Spa – try the Afternoon Glow spa day including an afternoon tea & a glass of bubbles.
Over 2000 therapists use our products daily in over 500 UK spas. If you'd like any more recommendations on searching for a spa day near you, or would like to know more about our partner spas, please get in touch with us - we'd love to help you find the perfect gift for a spa lover this Christmas!: firstname.lastname@example.org