Good Spa Guide Awards 2017

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The Good Spa Guide – the UK’s leading authority on the spa industry – has unveiled the winners in its annual Good Spa Guide Awards 2017. The Spa at Gleneagles by ESPA, Scotland was named best UK spa, while further awards were given for customer service and design, through to best country retreat and top newcomer. A total of 12 awards were also given for the best spas in each UK region.

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Winners of the 2017 Good Spa Guide Awards – in association with – were announced at a glittering gala dinner sponsored by Temple Spa on 14th November 2017 at Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel. Over 101,000 consumers voted in the Readers’ Choice National Awards, while the Best UK Spa and the Regional Awards were based on audit scores from annual reviews conducted by The Good Spa Guide’s own ‘Spa Spies’.

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Good Spa Guide Awards 2017: Regional Awards

Best UK Spa (sponsored by Temple Spa): The Spa at Gleneagles by ESPA, Scotland
Best Spa in London: The Bulgari Spa
Best Spa in the East Midlands and East: Sequoia Spa at The Grove, Hertfordshire
Best Spa in the North East: Serenity Spa at Seaham Hall, Durham
Best Spa in the North West: Stanley House Hotel and Spa, Preston
Best Spa in Scotland: The Spa at Gleneagles by ESPA
Best Spa in the South East: Pennyhill Park Hotel and Spa, Surrey
Best Spa in the South West: ESPA at Lucknam Park, Chippenham
Best Spa in the Channel Islands: St Pierre Park Hotel Spa and Golf Resort, Guernsey
Best Spa in Wales: The Kinmel and Kinspa, North Wales
Best Spa in the West Midlands: Dormy House Hotel and Spa, Cotswolds

Best Spa in Northern Ireland: Galgorm Resort and Spa

Read The Spa Man’s review of Galgorm Resort and Spa HERE

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Dormy HouseGood Spa Guide Awards 2017: The Readers’ Choice National Awards

Best Spa for Customer Service (sponsored by Natura Bissé): The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village, Blackpool
Best Boutique Spa (sponsored by Voya): Wynyard Hall, County Durham
Best Destination Spa (sponsored by [comfort zone] ): Ragdale Hall Health Hydro and Thermal Spa, Leicestershire
Best Country Retreat Spa (sponsored by Caudalie): Mottram Hall, Macclesfield
Best Urban Spa (sponsored by ishga): The Spa at The Midland, Manchester
Best Day Spa (sponsored by Thalgo): The Woodland Spa, Burnley
Best for Wellness (sponsored by Aromatherapy Associates): Champneys Tring, Hertfordshire
Best for Design (sponsored by BC Softwear): Aqua Sana Sherwood Forest, Derbyshire
Best Newcomer (sponsored by Premier Software): Rudding Park Spa, Harrogate

Read The Spa Man’s review of Rudding Park HERE

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Rudding Park

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