Hotels in the Lake District with a Spa

January 28, 2011 by admin  
Filed under Accommodation

What better escape from the city than to indulge yourself with a relaxing spa break in a Lake District hotel? Whether you wish to simply unwind in a pool, hot tub, sauna or steam room, or completely spoil yourself with one or more decadent spa treatments, the spas at the following Lake District hotels will certainly give you a taste of the good life:

Situated in Bowness-on-Windermere, Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa has impressive spa and leisure facilities to rival any hotel in the Lake District. The Spa at Old England boasts 8 treatment rooms, a relaxation room and a private lounge. A wide range of spa and beauty treatments are offered, including spa day packages, facial treatments, massage, body wraps, treatments for men, manicures and pedicures. Within the spa facility there is a sauna, rock sauna, aroma steam room and ice room.
Located on the same 35 acre woodland estate as the Langdale Hotel near Ambleside, the Langdale Spa offers a wonderful selection of spa treatments and spa day packages using luxury products from Anne Semonin and Elemis. They also offer various 1 or 2 night spa breaks, for example the 1 night Harmony Spa Break includes a choice of 1 of 3 spa treatments, accommodation in a Signature Room, Cumbrian breakfast, light lunch, and dinner in Purdey’s Restaurant. Facilities at this Lake District spa include a 20m swimming pool, spa pool, steam room, Sanarium, tropical shower, deluge shower, gym, and outdoor tennis court.
Armathwaite Hall, a luxury Lake District hotel near Keswick at Bassenthwaite Lake, boasts an impressive spa as part of its facilities. The excellent range of spa treatments include facial treatments, maternity treatments, massages, body wraps, body scrubs, manicures, pedicures, and bridal/wedding day treatments. The facilities at this spa are impressive, even by the standards of other luxury spa hotels in the Lake District, with a 16m infinity pool overlooking the gardens, wallow pool, hydrotherapy pool, cascading waterfall, outdoor hot tub, aroma room, steam room, sauna, rain dance shower, tropical shower, 10 treatment rooms, spa lounge, and well equipped gym. There are also several spa breaks offered at this Lake District hotel, for example the Spoil Yourself 2 night spa break includes accommodation in a Club room with Cumbrian breakfast each morning, dinner on the second night in the Lake View Restaurant, two 30 minute face or body treatments, a glass of Pimms on arrival, a glass of champagne in the hot tub, and of course use of the spa facilities. This package is offered Sun-Thurs until late March 2011.


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