6 of the Best Luxury Spas in Yorkshire
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1. Armathwaite Hall Country House Hotel and Spa
In brief: One of our favourites – a beautiful 17th century former stately home on the edge of Bassenthwaite Lake.
Our highlight: The infinity pool overlooking Armathwaite’s beautifully-landscaped gardens is the perfect place to unwind.
Insider guide: Armathwaite Hall Country House Hotel and Spa boasts 46 restaurant and an award-winning spa. It’s set in 400 acres of stunning woodland and deer park and is bordered by the picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake. Take a steady stroll around the shores or, if you’re feeling particularly energetic, hike to Skiddaw’s summit then kick back and relax for the rest of your stay.
Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick CA12 4RE
01768 776551 www.armathwaite-hall.com
2. The Bridge Hotel and Spa
In brief: A refurbished coaching inn with unique charm and character.
Our highlight: To celebrate The Courtyard Spa introducing premium brand Germaine De Capuccini to its salon, Living North are offering 20 percent off all Germaine De Capuccini facials.
Insider guide: Following a £250,000 investment, the Courtyard Spa has reopened offering an unrivalled opportunity to relax and unwind with state-of-the-art facilities.
Walshford, Wetherby LS22 5HS
01937 580 115 www.thebridgewetherby.co.uk
3. The Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa
In brief: A luxury hotel and spa in the traditional market town of Helmsley.
Our highlight: The two AA Rosette-rated dining options.
Insider guide: A delightful hotel complete with lavish outdoor pool and
spa. The bedrooms are individually designed and well furnished, right down to the wonderful Egyptian cotton linen and smart TVs. Whether you’re exploring the area or hoping to relax with a few in-house comforts, the Feversham Arms could be just what you’re looking for.
1–8 High Street, Helmsley YO62 5AG
01439 770766 www.fevershamarmshotel.com
4. The Grand Hotel and Spa
In brief: A five-star hotel in the heart of York city centre.
Our highlight: The amazingly imaginative Themed Tea Parties.
Insider guide: Whether you stay in the Executive Room, the Penthouse Suite or in between, you’ll find luxury at every turn in this hotel. Hit the spa and unwind, pop into the Whiskey Lounge for a drink or dine on the finest cuisine in the restaurant. Whatever you do, do it at the Grand Hotel and Spa.
Station Rise, York YO1 6GD
01904 380038 www.darwinescapes.co.uk
5. Rudding Park
In brief: A Harrogate hotel that has spent a decade within the Top Three Hotels in the UK according to TripAdvisor.
Our highlight: The two AA Rosette winning Clocktower restaurant serves up a mouth-watering array of dishes.
Insider guide: This hotel has something for everyone: sumptuously-decorated rooms; a restaurant serving delicious food; a spa and gym and even a 14-seat private cinema. Get yourself booked on a Monday night ‘Food and Flicks’ event to add something a little different to your break.
Follifoot, Harrogate HG3 1JH
01423 871350 www.ruddingpark.co.uk
6. Titanic Spa
In brief: An award-winning spa situated in the beautiful countryside of West Yorkshire
Our highlight: Carefully selected Titanic Spa Day Packages promise to nourish and pamper you, whatever the occasion.
Insider guide: As the first established Eco-Spa in the country, and originally a day spa, The Titanic Spa now has beautiful guest apartments so you can make the most of their fantastic facilities and extend your stay.
Low West Lane, Huddersfield HD7 5UN
01484 843544 www.titanicspa.com