Whether you want to look and feel your best for a special occasion, are in need of a little TLC or simply want to unwind for a couple of hours in tranquil surrounding, splurge on one of the 10 most lavish treatments in Gloucestershire.
Treat yourself to one of the indulgent pick-me-ups or perhaps, if you’ve got cash to splash, pamper yourself with all 10…
The tranquil treatment rooms at Chapel Spa in Cheltenham is a haven of serenity in a tastefully-restored chapel.
The ‘Ease’ Seven Pure Senses treatment costs £130 and includes two hours of heavenly top-to-toe pampering, with invigorating exfoliation and a purifying power shower, followed by a deeply soothing facial and head massage while you relax on a delightfully warm bed to ease and soothe your muscles.
The tranquil sanctuary of Malmasion Spa is the perfect escape from the outside world, with all treatments using REN’s award-winning products that are made from natural ingredients.
The REN Hot Stone Bliss Treatment, costing £85 for 90 minutes, uses basalt stones to work away tension within the body. Promising complete relaxation,this treatment leaves bodies completely relaxed and skin replenished.
Through the wet weather and as the drizzle descends, long-locked ladies across the land are in fear of the dreaded hair frizz. Kate Bloom Hair and Beauty Salon in Cheltenham aims to tackle this with a Kebelo Hair Conditioner treatment.
For £129, this treatment includes cleansing and treating the hair, leaving it frizz free, smooth and much easier to handle. Kebelo shampoo, conditioner and a weekly masque are included as a part of the Kebelo System experience to maintain that glossy look. Because you’re worth it!
Ladies and gents can grab a towel and head to Wyck Hill House Spa near Stow-on-the-Wold for a feverously-good facial and deep tissue massage.
The Elemis Couture Touch, £115, includes 120 minutes of pure heaven when luxurious products from Elemis are applied during the one-hour facial, before relaxing with a deep tissue massage to leave you feeling fresh and energised.
Relax at Cowley Manor’s award-winning spa near Cheltenham with a Green and Spring Indulgence treatment, costing £125.
This 90-minute treatment begins with a foot soak and scrub, followed by a relaxing massage with hot herbal compresses filled with lavender, oats and lemon balm to soothe, moisturise and scent the skin. Finally, guests can indulge in a rejuvenating milk and honey facial.
Just stepping inside Barnsley House Spa near Cirencester is a relaxing experience, with the tranquillity of the famous gardens brought inside and wall length windows overlooking the beautiful grounds.
Add a Holistic Time Out treatment and feel the weight of the world melt away. Costing £125, this relaxing treatment lasts 115 minutes, and guests can combine two of the following: reflexology, Swedish massage, or hot stone massage.
Those wanting a massage with a difference can enjoy a unique experience at the award-winning Calcot Manor near Tetbury, with a Hydrotherm Full Body Massage.
Costing £110, this innovating treatment uses warm water cushions to support your body and helps to relieve muscle aches and pains. Resting comfortably on your back, your own body weight helps to stimulate all of the muscles promising a thoroughly relaxing technique reaching deeper tissues in the body.
Treat not only your body, but your mind too at the luxurious Ellenborough Park near Cheltenham with one of its Journey Rituals – which use BABOR SPA products containing stem cell extracts from the Champagne Pear and Service Tree.
The Namaste of India treatment will take you on a 110-minute trip to relaxation. For £180, and inspired by Indian head massage rituals, a light body brush, cleansing scalp massage and warm aromatherapy oils will awaken your senses, before a gentle yet firm full body massage.
Bamford Hay Barn at the renowned Daylesford near Kingham, is a place of pure calm, with its Signature Body Treatment offering 85 minutes of pure rejuvenation.
The treatment costs £125 and uplifts the body leaving you feeling fresh and invigorated. Begin with a relaxing foot bath before enjoying a Swedish massage to awaken the muscles, and reflexology to rid the body of toxins.
Set in a stunning Victorian Mansion hotel near Wotton-under-Edge, Tortworth Court’s Exotic Orange Blossom Ritual, costing £115, will leave complexions radiant and the whole body feeling silky smooth and rejuvenated.
The skin is prepared with a gentle exfoliation before being treated to a full body massage with oils of frankincense, myrrh and sandalwood; focusing on key pressure points. After which, a body mask is applied to condition the skin and an orange blossom face massage completes this luxurious treatment.
By Sophie Bird
Tuesday 06 March 2018
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