Sometimes the best way to relax is to get away from your regular surroundings.
An uninterrupted cup of tea of the sofa is nice, but everyone deserves to really take some time off to fully recharge.
Whether you enjoy a full body massage, the latest holistic treatment, or just want to wallow around poolside – there’s a range of spa packages available that are perfect for some well-deserved relaxation. And they don’t have to pull at your purse strings.
The UK isn’t short on idyllic locations either, from picturesque rural countryside piles to peaceful seaside spots, there really is something for everyone.
Below we’ve picked out some of the best spa break packages around, to ensure you can relax peacefully, on a budget that suits you.
Best spa break packages
1. Smartbox Indulgent Spa Days, £99
Treat yourself or someone special to an indulgent spa day.
The Smartbox offers over 600 luxurious experiences for two people, with options like beauty treatments, spa facility access and even lunch or afternoon tea thrown in as well.
There is the option to pick from hundreds of suitable locations across the UK too.
Each gift is valid for two years from the day of purchase, all you have to do is select the best one for you from the brochure and relax, the rest is done for you.
Price: £99.99, Amazon – buy here now
2. Spa Retreat and Afternoon Tea for Two, £39
Is there a better gift than one where you can swan off and relax for the day?
Choose from four locations for this spa retreat and unwind in the traditional grounds, relax in the jacuzzi or make use full use of the contemporary facilities.
After all the zen is over, tuck into an arrangement of finger sandwiches and light treats. Then, wash your sweet delights down with some aromatics teas.
The gift package is valid for nine months after purchase, so you’ll want to create your booking relatively quickly.
Price: £39, Virgin Experience Days – buy here now
3. Relaxation Spa Day, £79
If you’re looking for a bit of R&R, this spa package offers a choice of spa days for two people at any Virgin Active, Bannatyne or Marriott Spas in 60 locations across the UK.
Visitors can choose from your choice of relaxing treatments including a Swedish back massage, a rejuvenating facial or a mani-pedi. There’s also full access to all the leisure facilities while you’re there.
For an extra £20, you can add on lunch for two at a nearby Cafe Rouge. Tickets are valid for 10 months after the time of purchase.
Price: £79, Buy a gift – buy here now
4. Red Letter Days Deluxe Spa Day package, £189
If you or someone you know could do with a full day of relaxation to themselves, this is the one for you.
Soil yourself with a full day of deluxe pampering at one of eight top UK spa locations. The voucher is valid for 10 months and gives you six to eight hours of unlimited access to all of the top facilities.
As well as full access to everything, enjoy two or three relaxing spa treatments of your choice and lunch options at selected locations.
Price: £189, Red letter days – buy here now
5. Bannatyne Elemis Spa Day with treatments and food
Take off and indulge in a deluxe spa day at one of 30 Bannatyne locations across the UK.
Each spa includes state of the art gym, hot tubs, saunas, steam rooms and access to the latest exercise classes.
You and a fellow guest will be treated to four luxury Elemis treatments each, a scrumptious lunch and a £5 retail voucher each that can be spent on anything you like.
Price: £109, Wowcher – buy here now
6. Two Night Spa Break with treatments and dinner, £399
Escape for a night or two at a luxurious spa getaway in the beautiful English countryside.
Stay in a classic double or twin room at the 4* Greenwoods Hotel and Spa, located in Essex and get full access to all of the spa facilities over your two day stay. While there choose from a 50 minute full body massage or a revitalising facial each.
On the first evening you’ll be treated to a three-course meal at the Rosewood restaurant and can look forward to a slap up full English breakfast in the morning.
Price: £399, Buy a gift – buy here now
7. The Athenaeum Luxury Spa package, £179
If luxury is what you’re after, head to the 5* luxurious experience at The Athenaeum Hotel in Mayfair, London.
Home to luxury REN spa, Visitors can enjoy two 30 -minute treatments, a voucher for £20 each can be used towards additional treatments while you are there too.
Once you are finished with the leisure activities, tuck into a three course lunch and a glass of fizz, at the renowned Galvin restaurant.
Price: £179, Red Letter Days – buy here now
8. 2 for 1 Spa Day with Salt Cave Treatment, £47
Indulge in luxurious experience with a unique twist by booking a visit to the salt cave at Twinwoods Health Club.
You will be treated to a 60-minute salt cave treatment – especially designed to help with respiratory problems and skin conditions.
When you’re finished with your holistic treatments, make the most of the sauna, swimming pools, steam rooms and underwater air massage loungers at your disposal.
Price: £47, Buyagift – buy here now
9. Red Letter Days Spa package, £29.99
If you aren’t too fussed about a fancy hotel with shiny facilities and you just want a light bit of pampering, this is the one for you.
Be spoilt for choice with over 1200 affordable spa and salon experiences.
Select your desired location and try everything from the latest grooming and beauty treatments to a classic massage.
Price: £29.99, Amazon – buy here now
10. Champneys Overnight Spa Break with Dining for Two, £410
If you’re happy to splash out try booking a stay at one of four Champney luxurious spa hotels – it’s perfect for couples looking to getaway.
Treat yourself to a special evening away from the stress of modern life with unlimited use of the whirlpool, gym, tennis court and fitness and well-being classes.
Relaxation just got a whole lot easier.
Price: £410, Red Letter Days – buy here now