Spa weekend breaks - Spa holiday ideas
Treat yourself to a week of pure indulgence
Until you have indulged fully in a spa break, you will have no idea how stressed and worn out you actually are! Relaxation is key, and there is no faster way to fully relax into the holiday lifestyle and forget the pressures of home than dipping into a bubbling spa, having a massage and generally treating both body and mind to a week of pure indulgence. So why not treat yourself this year with a spa retreat or surprise a loved one with a romantic spa break?
You can even enjoy a long day of absolute pampering whilst your partner plays a round of golf, goes mountain biking or walking. Then meet up in the evening for a romantic spa break before heading out for a gourmet meal. And there are a great range of sport and spa destinations to choose from so you can book your dream spa holiday. Taking an independent spa break means that you have all the flexibility in the world to be both flat out and stretched out during your spa break. Spa and golf holidays are particularly popular, but why not try spa and scuba diving, spa and hiking or ski and spa holidays, which are particularly special.
Great destinations for spa holidays
Top 5 spa holiday destinations
Spa Breaks in IrelandSpa breaks in Ireland are some of the most relaxing spa breaks in the UK. The wonderful facilities are matched only by the sensational scenery and magnificent golf courses, ideal for golf and spa breaks.
Spa breaks in ScotlandSpa breaks in Scotland are excellent for spa breaks with children. The enormous range of activities and sites to see mean that children are wonderfully entertained whilst you settle back and let the world drift past for a few hours.
Spa Breaks in MadeiraThe quiet atmosphere, sensational climate, exotic vegetation and awe-inspiring scenery, as well as the excellent relaxation and health spa destinations make Madeira a prime destination for spa holidays abroad.
Spa Holidays in BaliSecluded, peaceful and truly exotic, spa breaks in Bali cannot fail to leave you totally relaxed, refreshed and recuperated. The added bonus of sensational beaches makes it an unforgettable destination for romantic spa breaks.
Spa Holidays in MoroccoMorocco is a specialist spa destination. Spa breaks to Agadir are a world of luxury, peace and ambiance, whilst spa breaks in Marrakech are ideal for spa breaks with children as the bustle of the city inspires every age.
There are a vast range of spa treatments to enjoy. Each spa destination will specialise in different treatments, from health spas (which have doctors and physiotherapists on hand) to thalassotherapy spa destinations (which use warmed seawater), natural thermal spas to relaxation spas, which tend to be the most popular with those on a first spa holiday abroad, as they provide a sample of a great range of treatments. Deciding on the correct spa break is wonderfully easy, especially as many spa centres encompass more than one type of spa, with health spas often offering wonderful thermal spa facilities and thalassotherapy spas offering fantastic relaxation spa facilities.
Taking an independent holiday rental for your spa break is hugely advantageous for many reasons. The local community is far more accessible to those living in private accommodation, allowing you to really explore the community and its attractions in between treatments as well as enjoy all that the region has to offer from gourmet restaurants to sporting facilities. Your choice of spa holiday accommodation is much more extensive too, allowing you to have the space and freedom to take a spa holiday with children or the privacy to enjoy a truly romantic spa break abroad.