The best Spa stays in England

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If you are looking for a relaxing break or a way to treat someone in your life then why not opt for one of these truly luxurious stays in the English countryside where you can feel at peace in nature whilst being pampered and rested.


  • Monkey Island Estate

Located in Berkshire up the river Thames sitting on a small island of beauty in Bray. Monkey Island Estate has hosted many royals and literary greats such as Winston Churchill who enjoyed the peace on the Island not far from Eton. If you are looking for a truly English stay then where better than a choice many greats have made before.

They call it the floating spa as you can enjoy your choice of treatments on a boat on the river. The treatments are inspired from the 12th century Monks which were situated in this area and brewed herbal tonics which you can sample. Experience the treatment which can relieve stiffness in the joints and improve mobility and be transported back in time.

You will be staying in a grand house overlooking the river or the stunning ground in a suite or terrace room designed by New York-based, award winning, Champalimaud Design.

  • Lucknam Park

You will find this award winning spa break in Wiltshire, near the city of Bath.  For Lucknam Park, the spa is their focus and their prize as they dedicate research and time to finding the best treatments for their guests.

Included is an indoor pool as well as an outdoor hydrotherapy pool with views of the impressive gardens around you.

They have partnered with 111SKIN for their luxury facial treatments to leave you feeling fresh and at your best when you leave. Choose a couples or a private massage to unwind before you Michelin starred meal here.

  • SoHo Farmhouse

Oxfordshire is home to this rural escape where you can be spoiled and pampered by their facilities on offer. As well as their excellent spa treatments from aromatherapy to hot stones in one of their 13 treatment rooms, they also offer activities to explore the countryside you will be home to by bicycle or even on horseback.

You will be able to visit the Cotswolds Villages, some of the most quintessentially British areas. Take a treat from the hotels own bakery along for the ride.

Choose from their restaurants, from local produce creating traditional roasts, to a Japanese izakaya-style menu or try the flavours coming from their wood over.

  • Gilpin Lake House

Cumbria in the Lake district is one of the most beautiful areas and a great place if you are looking for countryside and peace. Gilpin lake house offers you just this with their private stays by the lake with only 6 bedrooms. You will have access to the boat house, the spa room, hot tubs, saunas and their pool. Enjoy a massage, aromatherapy, facials and more during your stay.

You can dine at a Michelin starred restaurant here, SOURCE or choose their 2 AA Rosette restaurant, Gilpin Spice. In the day enjoy a British traditional afternoon tea before going for your treatments.


You won’t be disappointed by any one of these stays whether you go alone, with a partner or friend you will be pampered by excellent staff members and won’t want to leave. Find peace in the British Countryside.

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