The Top Five Spa Breaks in the UK

Whether you fancy an adults-only romantic getaway, just the two of you, or a spa break with the girls, there are lots of last minute spa breaks available. Press pause on real life and enjoy a relaxing escape at one of our top 5 spa hotels in the UK.


  1. The Lanesborough, London


For last minute spa breaks in London treat yourself to a stay at The Lanesborough and enjoy a luxury experience like no other. The Regency-style grand residence is just moments away from Hyde Park and comprises an award-winning hotel, Michelin star restaurant and one of London’s most exclusive spas.


Hotel guests enjoy complimentary access to the gym, hydro pool and separate male and female saunas and steam rooms. But why stop there? Choose from an eclectic treatment menu, ranging from rejuvenating deep tissue massages to anti-ageing facial therapies and 100% natural and organic skincare rituals by Tata Harper.


Follow your treatments with an award-winning afternoon tea, or save yourself for dinner at Céleste. Complete your evening with a beautifully refined cocktail at the stylish and suave Library Bar.


  1. The Langley, Buckinghamshire


Enjoy a relaxing weekend of elegant countryside living at The Langley - an exclusive luxury spa retreat in Iver, Buckinghamshire. The grand manor is beautifully set in 150 acres of formal gardens and parklands and was once the home of the 3rd Duke of Marlborough.


The Langley promises a world-class service, with a whole host of holistic wellness treatments to choose from. Extensive facilities include a hydrotherapy pool, experience showers, a thermal area, various fitness programs and a delicious healthy dining menu. Plus, as a guest of The Langley, you’ll be treated to your very own spa butler, who will guide you through your spa experience.


After an afternoon in the spa and dinner at the Cedar restaurant, retire to a sophisticated suite offering the perfect balance of contemporary furnishings and period features.


  1. Careys Manor Hotel and SenSpa, New Forest


For last minute spa breaks in a natural setting, head to the New Forest. The Careys Manor Hotel is just 90 minutes from London and perfectly placed for exploring the beautiful National Park. With 80 individually designed rooms, an on-site restaurant and bistro, and an award-winning SenSpa with five star facilities, you won’t ever want to leave.


SenSpa’s world-class therapists are traditionally trained in Thai spa practices, so you’ll receive an authentic oriental spa experience, without having to leave the UK. And what makes the SenSpa experience even more special is that everything, from their signature relaxation teas to their Thai-inspired treatments, is created in-house. The entire spa experience is designed to help you reach the deepest state of relaxation and with a whole host of unique experience rooms to choose from, there’s something every visitor will enjoy.


  1. Kings Head Hotel, Cirencester


Venture to the heart of the Cotswolds for a truly unique spa experience at the Kings Head Hotel in Cirencester. This elegant 14th-century boutique hotel boasts 46 bedrooms, 6 self-catering apartments, a stylish restaurant and a tranquil subterranean spa, comprising a thermal suite, relaxation room and gym. 


The spa experience begins the moment you step down to the spa, with its warming fireplaces and cosy lighting creating the perfect mood for relaxation. Facilities include an infrared sauna and steam room, experience showers, a relaxation room and a hot tub. And of course, there’s a varied treatment menu, ranging from facials, massages and body treatments, to anti-ageing rituals, spa treatments for men and treatments for mums-to-be.


The dining experience at the Kings Head Hotel is every bit as personalised as the spa treatments. Choose the restaurant for an informal dining experience and indulge in fresh, local produce and the very best of British cuisine. For drinks or afternoon tea head to the bar and lounge, or if you’re celebrating, book a private dining area to mark the special occasion.


  1. Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel


Just a short stroll from Bath’s historic town centre, you’ll find the Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel. A picture of perfection, the grand Regency mansion boasts 129 rooms and suites, with many overlooking the 7 acres of tranquil gardens it’s set in. One of the finest 5 star hotels in Bath, it’s the perfect destination for last minute spa breaks in the West Country.


Enjoy first-class accommodation and a luxury spa specialising in restorative treatments and relaxation. Take a dip in the outdoor hydrotherapy pool, relax in the infrared heat cabin and unwind in the cold bliss of the ice room. Other state-of-the-art facilities include massage showers, an aromatherapy steam room and a whirlpool. Choose from a luxury pampering menu comprising beauty therapies and reflexology treatments, using industry-leading Elemis and Jessana by Jessica products.


Complete your stay with a table at the Vellore restaurant and indulge in the ultimate fine dining experience.


When can I go on a spa break in the UK?


Good news! Spas in England are set to re-open for spa days on 12th April 2021. Spa breaks are due to resume from 17th May (at the earliest.) Book now for late spring and early summer and enjoy some fantastic discounts on last minute spa breaks.


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