It’s all about the spas, it’s the latest must-have travel experience. Let’s take a look at what’s on offer from Welsh Rarebits hotels, focusing on the NORTH.
Bodysgallen Hall & Spa, Llandudno
Spa stats. It’s an immaculately restored farmhouse within Bodysgallen’s beautiful grounds. The centrepiece is a big 50ft/15m pool lined with blue mosaic tiles. Ranged around the pool there’s the full complement of top-end facilities: bubbling spa bath, steam room, sauna, large gymnasium and a wide choice of modern treatments.
In a sentence. Utterly superb, a true spa for today – with an exceptionally inviting pool.
Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa, Llanwddyn
Spa stats. The spa pool’s ability to soak away your stress is aided and abetted by a jaw-dropping view of the mountain-ringed Lake Vyrnwy. Other features include a sauna, Japanese salt steam room, ice fountain, mist and monsoon showers, rasul therapy and exotic treatments from around the world.
In a sentence. The ultimate spa with a view.
Tre-Ysgawen Hall & Spa, Anglesey
Spa stats. It’s one of the finest, with a large indoor swimming pool – 62ft/16m, Jacuzzi, fully equipped gym and a thermal suite with an experience shower, ice fountain and salt inhalation therapy room that releases particles of prized Halen Môn, Anglesey Sea Salt.
In a sentence. Tre-Ysgawen’s forward thinking demeanor is summed up in its fabulous spa.
The hotels featured here have comprehensive spa facilities and are identified as such in their titles. Quite a few Rarebits Collection members in North Wales not mentioned also offer treatments or have indoor pools and facilities. These are listed below for you to check out.
The Hand at Llanarmon offer bespoke treatments in their new spa which is tucked away in a quiet corner of the Inn. Treatments range from facials to aromatherapy and manicures.
Manorhaus in Ruthin has a sauna and steam room for guests to use during their stay as well as a cinema and library!
Portmeirion Village, built by Sir Clough Williams-Ellis is home to Mermaid Spa, with a variety of treatments and use of the outdoor pool (May to September).
Coes Faen Spa Lodge, Barmouth. There are individual spas in each bedroom so that you can have your own private, personalised treatments from fully qualified massage and complementary health specialists.