A touch of Cornish-style pampering anyone?


Why not brighten up January with a touch of pampering? Cornwall offers a host of fabulous spa options and our friends at Visit Cornwall have compiled the following low down on some of the best. For the full Top Ten head to the Visit Cornwall website.

The Headland Hotel – Newquay

The Headland Hotel is in a breathtaking location in Newquay, with stylish interior leading out to a rugged landscape and foaming Atlantic breakers. It’s Cornwall’s only ‘Five Bubble’ rated spa hotel and offers relaxing spa days on the beautiful north coast. Enjoy the heated pool with a jet stream and bubble seats, Swedish sauna, Cornish salt steam room, aromatherapy showers and hot tub, not to mention the extensive list of treatments.

The Cornwall Hotel and Spa – St Austell
Stunning 4 star hotel & spa nestling in the tranquil wooded hillside of its own 43-acre glorious Victorian parkland. The hotel is a restored 19th century house with stylish rooms and a choice of 5 star woodland holiday homes to rent. Everything about The Cornwall is therapeutic. The wide open spaces, the woodland walks, the friendly service, the ultimate destination for beauty, health, fitness and relaxation. Try the infinity swimming pool, sauna, aroma steam room and drench showers.

Scarlet Hotel – Mawgan Porth
The Scarlet is an award winning 37 bedroom hotel for adults located in Mawgan Porth, near Newquay. Built to the highest eco standards, boasting delicious locally sourced food and the best Ayurvedic inspired spa you can imagine. The spa has luxury tented rooms lit by lanterns and is essentially a quiet, almost spiritual place. The relaxation area has cocoon-like pods swinging from the ceiling where you can drift away following your treatment. Outside, a log fired hot tub invites you to stargaze or storm watch and the natural chemical-free pool, cleaned by reeds, beckons you to take a dip. Eco has never felt so good.

St Ives Harbour Hotel and Spa – St Ives
Enter a world of pampering, luxurious treatments and tranquility using ESPA products and treatments, with therapists offering a holistic approach to each guest, with some treatments unique to St Ives Harbour Hotel Spa. The Spa features a indoor pool and swimming Jet, areas for relaxation, a hydrotherapy pool, sauna, crystal steam room, state-of-the-art fitness suite, four treatment rooms and a rest and refresh area. Slippers, robes and towels will be provided as well as complimentary herbal teas and water for rehydration and relaxation.

St Mellion International Resort – Saltash
Set in 450 acres of gorgeous Cornish countryside, St Mellion International Resort offers an exceptional blend of four-star accommodation, extensive leisure facilities and inspiring dining, in an unrivalled location. The Elemis Spa provides a huge selection of treatments from health and beauty to providing you with intense relaxation. Take advantage of two swimming pools, sauna, steam room, spa pool and treament rooms. Unwind. Indulge. Recharge.

St Moritz Hotel – Near Rock
St Moritz Hotel is perfectly located near Rock, where the Camel Estuary meets the swell of the Atlantic Ocean. Get out of the cold and relax in the hotel’s indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna and Haman-style steam room; always at the right temperature whatever the weather. Get some bliss-time all to yourself in one of the six stylish treatment rooms in the Cowshed Spa, where you can opt for a quick beauty fix or an indulgent Cowshed package.


Posted: January 5, 2016 at 2:31 pm