When the lead-up to Christmas gets hectic, taking time out for a spa experience is the perfect way to unwind after a long shopping trip. Spabreaks.com has a wide selection of spa breaks in cities across the UK.
Tired shoppers can choose from full day, half day and overnight spa packages, whether they want the perfect end to a productive shopping trip, a quick treatment, or a whole day of pampering, there’s something to suit every budget and taste.
To help shoppers fit treatments seamlessly into their busy schedules, and around those all-important Christmas preparations, Spabreaks.com is rounding up some of its best packages at city spas across the UK, all of which are located close to major shopping areas.
Shoppers can also give the gift of spa this Christmas with Spabreaks.com’s fantastic range of gift vouchers. Choose from tailor-made experiences and packages available at over 300 spas across the UK and with vouchers valid for 12-months, recipients can book a relaxing spa experience at a time that suits them best. What’s more, those purchasing gift vouchers online for loved ones can currently save 5%.*
This urban hotel and spa is a calm oasis from the hustle and bustle of the city centre, providing the perfect place to unwind after a shopping trip. The Classic Spa Day package is ideal for an hour of me-time, or for sharing with a friend or loved one. Choose one of five relaxing treatment options - including a freestyle deep tissue massage to take the weight off your shoulders, a deluxe manicure or pedicure, or an Elemis Superfood Pro Radiance facial to wake up your skin and help you get your glow back. As well as your treatment, the package includes full use of the facilities. Whatever you choose, you’re in for a treat!
From £75 per person. Price includes a choice of 1 x 55 minute treatment** and use of spa facilities.
The glamorous AWAY Spa at W Hotel, London is the ideal place to unwind after a busy day of shopping in the capital. Located in vibrant Soho, AWAY Spa is loved by celebrities. As well as enjoying your energising and uplifting retreat, you can sip on cocktails, or sample the menu at W London’s restaurant. With the Treat Away Spa Day package, your plus-one only pays half price! The deal includes three indulgent 30-minute treatments - AWAY’s signature facial, massage, and Scrumptious Scrub. Afterwards, you can unwind in the steam room or sauna and enjoy a tasty treat at the restaurant.
From £108.75 per person. Discount already applied. Min. 2 people. (cocktails and dishes from W London’s restaurant not included) Price includes:
- 1 x 30 minute Away Scrumptious Scrub
- 1 x 30 minute Away Signature Massage by NEOM
- 1 x 30 minute Away Signature Facial
- Post treatment refreshment
- Pre-bookable 1 hour use of the facilities (including gym, sauna and steam room).
Set in the exquisitely refurbished St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, St Pancras Spa has an old-world travel theme, combining a sense of adventure with a deeply relaxing spa experience. Take a leisurely swim in pools surrounded by Eastern-style arches and enjoy a refreshing two-course lunch in the restaurant. The Lunch Escape experience offers a choice between an aromatherapy massage or facial, lasting 60 minutes, followed by three hours use of the fabulous facilities, and a delicious lunch at the famous Gilbert Scott restaurant. Take time to unwind in the steam room, hydrotherapy pool, or hot tub. This is the perfect way to end your shopping trip in style.
£160 per person. Price includes:
- 1 x 60 minute treatment**
- 2 course lunch and delicious smoothie
- 3 hours use of the facilities
Park Plaza Hotel and Spa is located just a stone’s throw away from Cardiff’s shopping centres and historic arcades. The spa has a contemporary but calming atmosphere that will leave you feeling refreshed and ready to take on those Christmas preparations. Treat yourself and a loved one, or group of friends, to the Friday Chill Out package - an overnight stay that lets you choose between a Pevonia facial or an aromatherapy massage. You can prebook one hour in the pool, gym, and relaxation room, and enjoy an overnight stay in the 4-star hotel, finishing your experience with a leisurely breakfast before heading out to finish buying presents for those nearest and dearest.
From £109 per person (min.2. Available for 3 guests or solo, for small fee) Price includes:
- One night’s bed and breakfast
- A choice of 1 x 50 minute treatment**
- 1 hour pre-bookable use of the pool and spa bath, 1 hour of use of gym, and 20 minutes access to relaxation room post treatment
A spa experience at the Royal Crescent Spa, part of Spabreaks.com’s Elysium Collection, is guaranteed to be unforgettable. Located in the historic spa town of Bath, Royal Crescent is an elegant fusion of the historic and contemporary. Book the Half Day Spa Retreat and melt your cares away with the treatment of your choice - a herbal facial, a reflexology, hot stone, or aromatherapy massage, or a luxury manicure. After your treatment, you can enjoy a soak in a hydrotherapy pool, or use the steam room or sauna. For refreshment, there is a choice of a traditional English cream tea, or a light lunch. Whether you are squeezing in some me-time in the middle of your Christmas shopping, or spending quality time with a loved one, the Royal Crescent Spa will exceed your expectations.
From £140 per person. Price includes:
- 1 x 60 minute treatment**
- A choice of light lunch or Afternoon Tea
- 1 hour use of spa facilities
One Spa at Sheraton Grand Hotel and Spa is located just a short stroll away from the Royal Mile, and the main shopping areas of Edinburgh’s city centre. It boasts luxury surroundings with a uniquely modern twist offering a rooftop pool where you can swim outside and take in the panoramic views of the city as well as its natural surroundings. After a busy day of Christmas shopping, escape to One Spa for a truly special overnight retreat, taking some me-time, or sharing it with that special someone. Before an overnight stay in one of Sheraton Hotel’s Classic King rooms, choose from a range of massage and facial options, and use of the facilities, for the ultimate pamper experience.
From £219 per person (min.2) Price includes:
- One night’s bed and breakfast in a Classic King room
- Choice of 1 x 40 minute treatment**
- Use of spa facilities
For more information or to book visit www.spabreaks.com or call 0800 043 6600