Need to get away from it all? A spa break in Wales could be JUST what the doctor ordered!
With its incredible diversity of rugged and wild landscapes, Wales offers natural healing like nowhere else. Indulge in some outdoor time, reconnect with nature and relax with a slower pace of life.
Delve into the fascinating history and heritage of this glorious corner of Britain, hit the beaches along the 1680 miles of coastline, lose yourself amidst the mountains and lakes of the national parks,
And when you’re done exploring, retreat back to the tranquillity and indulgence of one of these gorgeous spa hotels in Wales. Whatever you fancy, these properties are perfect for a spa break in Wales…
This post was written in collaboration with Voyage Prive, but all words and opinions are my own.
Amazing Spa Break Hotels in Wales
The Corran Resort & Spa, Carmarthenshire
Voyage Privé rank The Corran Resort & Spa as one of the best spa hotels in Wales, calling it “one of Wales’ true hidden gems”. Nestled in the Carmarthenshire countryside, this is a 4* luxury boutique hotel within a stunningly renovated 16th-century property. Enjoy views of the surrounding wildlife-rich marshland from one of the 21 beautiful rooms, and indulge in some relaxing me-time at the small, but excellent, spa.
The Quay Hotel & Spa, Conwy
Fancy a spa weekend in a good, old-fashioned British seaside resort? Head to The Quay Hotel in Conwy – a stone’s throw from the fabulously retro seaside town of Llandudno. Expect stylish rooms, views of the legendary Conwy Castle, and a rosette-award-winning restaurant with stunning views of the Estuary. You can enjoy those same waterside views from The Marina Spa. The complex comes complete with a pool, gym, and an extensive menu of indulgent ESPA treatments.
Tre-Ysgawen Hall Country House Hotel & Spa, Isle of Anglesey
Next up it’s the multi-award-winning Tre-Ysgawen Hall Country House Hotel & Spa, a four-star hotel housed within a gorgeous Victorian mansion on the Isle of Anglesey in North Wales. Lovers of the outdoors will want to explore this beautiful and rugged island, famed for its spectacular coastline, rich wildlife, and picturesque lighthouses. The hotel itself is the ultimate escape. Expect sumptuously decorated rooms and an indulgent spa boasting a pool, gym, and thermal suite.
Hotel Portmeirion, Portmeirion
Overlooking the sandy beaches of the Dwyryd Estuary in Snowdonia, the 4-star Hotel Portmeirion is the focal point of the famously colourful seaside town. Portmeirion was designed and built by Clough Williams-Ellis between 1925 and 1975, as an “ideal town” built in the style of an Italian village. It’s a unique destination, and the Hotel Portmeirion is the ideal place to stay. Enjoy original décor, a beautiful open-air pool, and a tranquil spa.
Voco St. David’s Cardiff, Cardiff
Voco St. Davids is a striking glass and steel structure on the waterfront in Cardiff Bay. Boasting incredible architecture, destination dining, and gorgeous contemporary with stunning views of the Bay, this incredible five-star hotel is ideal for a spa break in Wales. The waterside Marine Spa is a lovely light and airy space. It boasts some fabulous facilities, including a large indoor pool, sauna, hot tub, and waterbeds.
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Celtic Manor Resort, Newport
Situated right at the gateway to Wales in Newport, the Celtic Manor Resort is an ideal destination for a spa break. This is a huge, five-star resort hotel set within 2,000 acres of parkland in the beautiful Usk Valley. There are two spas on the site where you can experience all the spa benefits for mind, body and soul. One of these is the award-winning Forum Spa complete with pool, sauna, steam room and 16 treatment rooms.
St Brides Spa Hotel, Saundersfoot
On a clifftop overlooking Saundersfoot Harbour, St Brides is a chic spa hotel located just a 6-minute walk from the nearest beach. Lying within the magnificent Pembrokeshire National Park, this hotel is ideally poised to enjoy the famous Pembrokeshire coastline. Enjoy cliff walks, seaside villages, and beautiful sandy beaches. At the hotel itself, there’s an outdoor infinity pool with sea views. There’s also a luxurious spa and a sleek restaurant with bay views.
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Lake Country House, Powys
Lake Country House Hotel is a 4-star hotel set in the heart of Mid Wales. The middle of the country is often overlooked in favour of the north and south. But it’s home to some stunning landscapes and charming villages, so it’s a perfect destination if you want to truly get away from it all. Sat on the banks of the River Irfon, near the picturesque town of Builth Wells, Lake Country House is a sumptuous manor. The property was recently awarded Good Hotel Guide’s Spa Hotel of the Year.
Lake Vyrnwy Hotel, Powys
Just on the edge of The Snowdonia National Park and south of Lake Bala, Lake Vyrnwy is a huge reservoir with a famous Victorian dam, set amidst the remote and beautiful Berwyn Mountains. On its shores, you’ll find one of Wales’ most extraordinary lakeside hotels. Famed for its incredible views, spectacular location, and beautifully appointed spa, Lake Vyrnwy Hotel makes a pretty perfect spa break in Wales.