Sometimes you just need to feel pampered. These fabulous places either have spa facilities or will happily organise treatments so you can leave feeling truly rejuvenated.
Nr Bordeaux, Gironde, SW France
Bohemian French Hideaway
Escape to the living postcards that are the Gironde and Lot-et-Garonne regions of rural France. A beautifully decorated French country B&B, Manoir Laurette offers days exploring nearby vineyards and Bastide towns, or simply lazing about by the pool – pure French fancy! ….
Hotel Kungsträdgården – The King’s Garden
CLASSIC SWEDISH STYLE
This is an intimate hotel with classic Swedish charm, bang in the centre of Stockholm and opposite the park after which the hotel is named. Perfect for city slickers looking for a pastoral vibe back at base.
Vejer de la Frontera, Spain
Top of the world boutique hotel in Vejer
In the heart of one of Spain’s most beautiful hill top towns, with stunning views, is this stylish and intimate boutique hotel. Relax or explore, but don’t miss the views across to Morocco from the rooftop terrace.
Rowhill Grange & Utopia Spa
Country retreat with award-winning spa
Rowhill Grange’s history dates back to 1868 when Alice Alexander’s family built her a summer house. With just 38 rooms and suites Rowhill Grange is a small luxury hotel in the heart of the Kentish countryside with spa, pretty gardens and restaurant. Spread ….
Masseria San Domenico hotel
Savelletri di Fasano, Puglia, Italy
Throw off your robe and dip into the spectacular seawater pool, indulge in luxurious Thalassotherapy spa treatments and sunbathe by fragrant olive trees, wild rosemary, grapes and figs, at this glorious gay-friendly hotel. A restored 15th century masseria, with beautifully furnished rooms, ….
Castillo de Monda
Monda, Malaga, Spain
Castle with a view
Live like Andalusian royalty at Castillo de Monda, a unique boutique hotel near Malaga high up overlooking a beautiful white village. Stunning traditional design coupled with modern luxury, great restaurant and onsite spa make staying here a truly unforgettable experience. Check out ….
St Michaels Resort
Cornish wellness resort
This stylish resort overlooking the beach at Falmouth is the perfect retreat. Spa, restaurant, great rooms and all with Falmouth town centre close by when you feel like an explore. The perfect package – check out this video for a full flavour ….
Torre de Palma Wine Hotel
Monforte, Alentejo, Portugal
SIPPING IN STYLE
The cool sophistication of this exclusive hotel lingers long after the wine has slipped away. Relaxing amongst a blend of local colours and natural materials, this is the perfect setting for a unique dining and viticulture experience. Torre de Palma is a ….
La Maison D’Ulysse
Languedoc-Roussillon, SW France
Escape the bustle of modern life at this luxuriously renovated, 17th century farmhouse and now luxury boutique hotel/guesthouse. Once the home of poet and archeologist Ulysse Dumas, a heady mix of exceptional rooms, vineyard views, plentiful gardens and fine food awaits you. ….
The Old Rectory
Hastings, East Sussex, England
ELEGANT OLD TOWN
With a romantic garden and stylish rooms, The Old Rectory in Hastings offers luxurious and elegant B&B accommodation – or if you book the whole house, the perfect private address for civil partnerships, private parties or wedding ceremonies.