5 New Year, New You Spa Offers

A fresh new year need not mean strapping on a pair of old trainers and forcing yourself outside in the cold and rain, all for the sake of self improvement. This year, focus on starting 2018 feeling healthy, happy and totally stress-free with some well earned ‘me time’.

Hertfordshire swells with stunning spas, offering the very best in well-being treatments and pampeing sessions. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite retreats below, each with a tempting new year offer or deal. It’s the perfect way to jumpstart your January.

1. Champneys Tring

Serene and secluded within 170 acres of rolling parkland, where better to start a new year than at Britain’s original health spa? Champneys Tring sits proudly in the Chiltern Hills (an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty), making it the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city living. As well as a variety of innovative yet traditional spa treatments, recent additions include the relaxation hideaway, new manicure and pedicure salon and the Wellbeing and Detox Centre - the first of its kind in the UK.

This January: Lift your spirits with 40% off a one night stay when booking between January and April.

2. The Grove, London’s Country Estate

If nothing less than a five star spa break will do, cast your eyes no further than The Grove, London’s Country Estate in Watford. Set within 300 acres of Hertfordshire countryside, this favourite retreat of the rich and famous hasmore than 200 bedrooms and suites, a championship golf course, and three restaurants and the multi award-winning Sequoia Spa. Retreat by yourself, with friends or loved ones and let Sequoia and its team of highly skilled therapists kick start January the right way.

This January: Book a 55 minute ESPA wrap, massage or facial, and you  can enjoy a Bento Box lunch for just £20 and a complimentary glass of Skinny Prosecco.

3. Sopwell House

Just an hour from the capital by car, and a 10-minute hop from picturesque St Albans, Sopwell House’s countryside  is perfect for those wanting a dreamy, stylish new year escape. For the ultimate in pampering and relaxation, Sopwell has partnered with two of the world’s leading luxury skin care products, ESPA and Clarins, and  its spa  screams elegance and sophistication, offering you a relaxing ambience  in which to truly unwind and recharge. The only thing you’ll need to stress about this month is what treatment to choose first…  

This January: Indulge in a Winter Warmer Spa Day with a hot stone massage. Available till the 31st January 2018, from £99 per person.

4. Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Pack your swimming costume and head straight to glorious Hatfield Heath, near Bishop’s Stortford, where one of England’s most established country house hotels awaits. Eden Spa at Down Hall invites you to unwind in one of its brand new treatment rooms, set within 110 acres of surrounding woodland, parkland and landscaped gardens. Choose from a wide range of luxury ESPA body treatments, and try the Wet Spa area complete with hydrotherapy pool.

This January: At only £55 per person, try the ‘All Is Calm’ package includes an indulgent 40 minute facial treatment incorporating breathing techniques, a brightening facial and scalp massage with rose quartz crystals, which will deliver beautiful skin and a renewed sense of inner calm.

5. Marriott Hanbury Manor

Get your Agatha Christie vibe on, and wind your way down the sweeping driveway towards this Jacobean country manor for an atmospheric mini-break. Play a round of golf on the 18-hole championship course, or enjoy a cocktail in the stylish lounges and bars,before treating yourself to an afternoon of tranquillity at the hotel’s signature spa. Choose from a range of indulgent treatments including massages, body treatments, facials and nail care. You’ll soon feel renewed and rejuvenated with a well-deserved escape to this charming Hertfordshire retreat.

This January: Enjoy an evening of relaxation and dining for £75 per person . Offer is available from Sunday to Thursday from 5pm.