Unwind Into New YearThe chaos of Christmas has ended, you’ve seen in the New Year and now it’s time to relax and unwind after all that fun. We all know the January finances can be a little lean but with a great value break at a Britannia Spa hotel, you won’t need to raid the penny jar for some r&r. We’ve chosen some of our top leisure hotels and given you a rundown of what’s on offer to get you geared up to wind down.
Royal Bath Hotel Bournemouth
The first hotel in Bournemouth, The Royal Bath Hotel is full of classic Victorian features and is located in quiet grounds ideal for a restful getaway. Complete some laps in the heated indoor pool before being whisked away for a Decleor facial or a manicure and pedicure. There are various packages to choose from including mini spa days or hen party packages depending on how long you want to spend indulging.
If you’re looking for more of a family friendly break, the health club has a splash pool for children and in the hotel you’ll find four dining options to cater for all tastes. After a lazy day lying round the spa pool, head to one of The Royal Bath’s two bars to enjoy a quiet drink and take in the beautiful views across the bay.
Sprowston Manor Hotel, Golf & Country Club
Escape into elegance at this 16th Century English Manor. Alongside luxurious surroundings and modern amenities, you can indulge yourself in the health and leisure club. Complete with pool, gym, sauna and steam room enjoy an afternoon kicking back and doing nothing but relaxing.
Fancy some pampering? The hotel offers massages, facials and body scrubs individually or as part of a great value spa package. Whilst catering for kids with a children’s pool, the leisure club also offers adults only times so those wanting that extra bit of peace and quiet can be sure to get it.
If you enjoy your tranquillity surrounded by beautiful landscapes why not check out the 18-hole golf course and tee off for the day before shaking off any strains in the spa.
Palace Hotel Buxton
If you don’t fancy a stroll through the Peak District you can always make the most of Spindles Health & Leisure Club. With an indoor heated pool, gym, sauna and even sunbeds there is no stopping the rest and relaxation. The Palace Hotel offers a range of spa treatments from massages and manicures through to tailored treatments just for men.
Want to take time out in the evening too? With two hotel bars you can kick back with a drink before heading to The Dovedale Restaurant for a meal looking out onto the stunning hotel grounds.
Grand Hotel Gosforth Park
Just a few minutes from The Metro Centre and many of Newcastle’s attractions, The Grand Hotel Gosforth Park offers a mix of exciting city break and relaxing spa trip.
Spend Saturday unwinding and indulging in the health club; be it working up a sweat with a cardio session or taking a soothing swim, however you blow away the cobwebs we’re here to help.
If pampering is more your thing, why not book a spray tan or lash treatment in preparation for a night out in Newcastle?
On Sunday, book a breakfast and fill up before spending a day shopping and sightseeing. Alnwick Castle is a short drive away and a great day out in the North East. After a fun filled day head to the sauna to indulge in some down time before enjoying a meal and drinks in the onsite restaurant and bar.
Britannia Country House Hotel
Located in the leafy village of Didsbury, The Britannia Country House Hotel is a perfect getaway for mixing dining, leisure and indulgence.
Take a relaxing swim in the morning followed by a dip in the spa pool to really ease the stresses away. If you want to take it up a notch join in the aerobics classes on offer or make use of the free weights area in Spindles Health & Leisure Club.
Guests can treat themselves to pamper packages and spa treatments designed to help you ease your cares away and make the most of your break.
For anyone who enjoys a quiet drink there are two bars available to put your feet up in or various dining options; from traditional English meals to the popular pizzeria, there’s no need to venture far if you don’t want to. For those wanting to see what the local area has to offer, guests can wander into Didsbury and try the various independent restaurants and bars before returning to your room for a restful night’s sleep.