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Luxury Pampering

For a bit of pampering head to Yorkshire for a luxury spa break, where you can unwind and relax.

Nestled in picturesque Helmsley, The Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa is a secluded luxury retreat, with a relaxation lounge defined by plump cushions and sofas you sink into. Indulge in the Heat Experience including an aromatherapy room, salt inhalation chamber, saunarium, monsoon shower, foot spas and ice fountain.

An essential part of a visit to Middlethorpe Hall in York is the opportunity to relax and enjoy the pleasures of the Spa. Swim in the warm clear water of the inviting pool, relax in the steam room, sauna and the bubbling waters of the whirlpool bath.

Huddersfield’s Titanic Spa is set within a beautiful traditional textile mill. Combining stylish modern design and the latest spa facilities within an original Mill. The facilities include an extensive heat experience area where the body is heated and cooled by a series of experiences, with the ultimate aim of inducing deep relaxation.

At Waterton Park Hotel near Wakefield you can indulge in a luxurious spa. Relax and unwind and enjoy your experience in Walton Hall where you will find a heated lake level pool overlooking the 26 acre lake, spa bath, sauna and steam room.

The Treatment Rooms at Middleton Lodge in Richmond have a full menu of massages, body wraps and facials, from carefully selected natural, sustainable and organic products. A perfect place to relax in style.

Discover an oasis of calm

The Spa at Swinton Park is an oasis of calm, with its four treatment rooms and a relaxation lounge. The Jacuzzi pool is set in its own deck, with the relaxation
zone at ground level and the sauna and shower recessed into the outer wall. All this is complemented by the expansive and serene surroundings of the hotel and grounds.

Despite its historic heritage, anyone who steps through the doors of Sessions Spa in Beverley will feel as if you’ve entered another world, where marble lines the walls and floors, magnificent Italian designer chandeliers hang from the ceiling and candle lit corridors lead into an expanse of serenity.

Whether you are looking for escapism from everyday life or want to catch up with a friend in a tranquil environment, Barnsley’s Tankersley Manor has a selection of spa days for you to choose from, designed to ensure you enjoy a day of relaxation and pampering.

Treat yourself to The Sycamores Spa experience, a unique small Spa set in Rosedale East in the North York Moors National Park. Take exclusive use of the spa with friends and unwind in the relaxation lounge whilst admiring the stunning views.

Unique experiences

At Harrogate’s Turkish Baths & Health Spa, amidst the impressive Victorian décor, the bath’s Moorish style with great vaults and arches soar to a high arabesque ceiling ornately decorated with colourful stencilled designs.

Book in some time on a retreat. You will become rested and recharged, calm and focused, cleansed and energised, with a sense of complete wellbeing and renewed purpose. Raw Horizons near Thirsk offers a variety of ‘women only’ courses, combining an holistic approach of powerful life coaching techniques, yoga, meditation and the energy of wholesome, healthy food.

The spa within the luxury Grand Hotel in York is set in the hotel’s atmospheric vaults where the North Eastern Railway company once stowed its millions. The thick vault doors make ideal soundproofing - a true escape from the hustle and bustle! The Spa offers a stunning range of therapeutic and rejuvenating face and body care treatments.

This article is taken from our 2016 Stylish Breaks guide.