Been working hard recently (or perhaps not so hard) and feel you deserve a luxurious treat? Then welcome to this fabulous guide detailing the very best spa breaks in Yorkshire. You’re not alone in the desire to feel pampered. Britain’s love of all things spa dates back to the Romans, who developed the city of Bath into Britain’s first spa resort. But fear not, since then the concept of the spa has changed considerably, and the beautiful selection of spas in Yorkshire are modern, tranquil and luxurious. To feel pampered, preened and thoroughly relaxed you need not travel far, as the number of spa hotels in Yorkshire might surprise you.

SPA BREAKS IN YORKSHIRE | NORTH YORKSHIRE SPA BREAKS RUDDING PARK HOTEL, HARROGATE If it’s the crème de la crème of spa experiences that you’re after, then the multi-award-winning Rudding Park in the traditional spa town of Harrogate is perfect for you. It boasts state of the art facilities, all beautifully designed to optimise relaxation and create the ultimate tranquil environment. You’ve heard of a rooftop bar, but why not try their rooftop spa? It offers everything spa users could want, from a hydrotherapy infinity pool to a panoramic sauna and herbal bath steam room. The gardens will help you get back to nature after long days working, and their Horto restaurant offers ‘wellbeing in every bite’ – an opportunity you won’t want to miss. The extensive lunch menu will leave your tastebuds watering, how does a satay udon noodle salad bowl sound?! Rudding Park Hotel, Follifoot, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 1JH – 01423 844822

THE GRAND, YORK For a traditional spa experience in Yorkshire’s only 5 Star Hotel, head over to Grade II listed The Grand. With a classic contemporary design, the spa is situated within the historic North Eastern Railway vaults. This gives the 14-meter pool, whirlpool, Nordic sauna and more, the secluded, peaceful escape from the bustle of everyday life. Why not try the exquisite afternoon tea to compliment your visit, then kick back in the relaxation room in a luxury Egyptian cotton robe, it will do a world of good. Insider tip – planning to stay the night? The Grand’s fine-dining restaurant Hudsons is one of York’s most highly regarded dining destinations, using the finest local and seasonal ingredients to create impressive tasting menus. Threes courses and carefully crafted cocktails more your style? Then their stunning Rise Restaurant, Terrace & Bar will not disappoint. Don’t miss our exclusive offer with The Grand York – Enjoy