With 2019 nearly over, it’s the perfect time to think about treating yourself to relaxing spa breaks to rejuvenate and unwind, especially after the hectic festive period. With this in mind, we have put together the top 9 locations for the perfect spa break, so finding your relaxing getaway can be easy and fun! 

1. Hampshire 

This county is packed full of things to do for everyone, regardless of their age. Whether you are looking to take a relaxing walk after your massage or find out more about the history of the county as you visit the many museums open, Hampshire has everything you need for a spa break location. Renowned for being a peaceful and tranquil spot, many people choose to spend their spa break in Hampshire, as they can opt for a slow or fast paced getaway. 

2. Cotswolds 

This rural spot in South Central England is well known for its rolling hills and beautiful thatched villages. For a quiet spa break that will let you forget about your problems and take a pause from your busy everyday life, then the Cotswolds is ideal. After enjoying a dip in the pool, you can explore the Cotswolds and visit the many locations that the spot is known for, including Blenheim Palace and even stay at the Calcot Spa that has all the spa services you could ask for. 

3. Berkshire 

Home to Windsor Castle, stay in the Royal county for a few nights as you treat yourself to facials and try the different types of massages available. If a day of racing excites you, then check the race card to see if Ascot Racecourse has any races on when you are visiting. Alternatively, if you have decided to go away with your family, then you can spend the day at Legoland Windsor Resort for a day of family bonding and fun! 

4. Somerset 

Somerset is another county that is perfect for a spa break that will allow you to relax and unwind. Visit Bath and Stonehenge or simply sit down to a three-course meal after your day of treatment and enjoy a glass, or bottle, of your favourite wine or fizz! Spending time outside and exploring the culture in Somerset is great for your mind to reset from being stuck in front of a screen all day at work. 

5. Wiltshire 

This picturesque county has plenty of parks and wildlife areas for you to enjoy, as well as tours for you to discover the history of Wiltshire first-hand. With there being plenty of spas and hotels for you to stay in here, you can choose exactly how you want to spend your spa weekend. Whether you have travelled with your friends, partner or your mum, you can make your plan as busy or as quiet as you want. 

6. Lake District

Located in Northwest England, The Lake District is a national park in Cumbria and is known for being a popular spa break destination. With beautiful ribbon lakes and mountains, many people opt for staying here for a long weekend and spa breaks. Regardless of the time of year, the Lake District has everything you could want for a calm, romantic or family getaway. 

7. Yorkshire 

From a lively nightlife to beautiful hiking trails, there is plenty for you to do in Yorkshire when you’re not having a pedicure or a hot stone massage. This county is home to many popular cities, including York, Leeds and Scarborough, so you can choose the one that appeals to you the most. 

As you can see there are so many locations for the perfect spa break, and these are only a few! Treat yourself to a spa break whether that is now or after the new year, put your feet up and take a break from your busy daily lifestyle. 


Published by Daphenee Plaisir