Is it just us, or has it been a looooooong week? Work stress, life stress, financial stress, stress stress stress. We just don't need it. What we do need, however, is a pampering session to unwind...
And what better way to chill out than a trip to a luxurious spa?
We've compiled a list to give you some inspiration...
1. Spa at The Midland
Heralded as one of the UK's leading luxury spas, The Spa at The Midland offers five thermal experiences, relaxation areas featuring their famous hanging pods, and a state-of-the-art gym.
Peter Street, Manchester, M60 2DS
2. The Lowry Spa
A contemporary urban spa, featuring sauna facilities, a relaxation room, and a Customised Spa Bar experience, allowing you to choose how you would like to spend your time with them.
50 Dearmans Place, Chapel Wharf, Manchester, M3 5LH
3. Spa Satori
In the heart of the Northern Quarter, Satori offers an ‘Ultimate Stress Relief’ Massage, balancing Reflexology, and speciality wellbeing treatments.
113 High Street, The Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 1HQ
4. Radisson Blu Edwardian
Just a short walk from the Manchester Opera House, The Radisson Blu Edwardian hotel offers high-end spa and pool facilities, moroccan mud ritual treatments, couples treatments, and afternoon tea packages.
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester, Peter Street, Manchester M2 5GP
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5. Mottram Hall
The award-winning spa at Mottram Hall in Cheshire offers Stonebath warm rooms, luxury massage treatments, Alfresco ThermoSpace, and relaxation spaces with idyllic views of the surrounding area.
Mottram Hall, Wilmslow Road, Mottram , SK10 4QT
6. Leisure Club and Spa at Macdonald Manchester Hotel
With spa packages starting at just £70, the Macdonald Hotel offer treatments in their signature thermal suite and luxury rooms, weekend breaks, and hot rock saunas.
London Road, Manchester, M1 2PG
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Located in a Victorian country house hotel, Shrigley's luxury spa offers relaxing treatments in their state-of-the-art health club and beauty rooms, as well as access to their stunning heated pool and surrounding countryside.
Pott Shrigley, Nr Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 5SB
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8. The Mere
The award-winning Spa and Health Club at The Mere Resort features six luxury treatment rooms, a heated indoor swimming pool, and a selection of relaxing massages, body treatments, and purifying facials.
Chester Rd, Mere, Knutsford WA16 6LJ
Claiming 'The Best Massage You'll Ever Have', The Youth Sanctuary is the first Traditional Herbal Foot Spa centre in Manchester. You'll get a free cuppa upon arrival, and staff offer contemporary treatments for both men and women. They also offer singles, couples, or family treatments.
Unit 3c, Wing YIP, Business Centre, Cassidy Cl, Manchester M4 5HU
Voted the best spa in Manchester, Bali Health Lounge offers professional massages and facials, waxing, nail treatments, and yoga classes.
48 George Street, Manchester M1 4HF