There's nothing quite like a pampering spa break to leave you feeling at your best. Everyone loves a little luxury every now and then; my choice for the 3 best castle hotels with spas will hopefully give you what you're looking for!
England - Swinton Park
Set in 200 acres of parkland, lakes and gardens, Swinton Park is a stunning luxury castle in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. Whilst steeped in history and tradition, the atmosphere at Swinton Park is one of warmth and hospitality; guests cannot but feel at home in this castle.
The spa has four treatment rooms, including a double treatment room and an exclusive-use relaxation lounge, with sauna and cedar hot tub, where you can relax in total privacy.
Scotland - Fonab Castle
A Scottish Baronial Castle, Fonab Castle offers a unique and luxurious stay. Located in Highland Perthshire, the sightseeing opportunities are endless, from visiting the Cairngorms to Braemar and Balmoral. Take time out and indulge in a bespoke spa treatment, from a signature Matispa Facial to the Jessica GELeration Manicure. Immerse yourself in the thermal suite, with steam room, sauna and aroma relaxation room, with eucalyptus and lavender, or while away the hours in the 15 metre pool.
Ireland - Ashford Castle
Ashford Castle Hotel is surrounded by its very own private 350 acre estate. With its colourful 700 year history, guests can savour the wealth of bygone eras and Irish culture throughout their stay, from the grand castle exterior to the richly decorated interior that speaks of centuries of care and love of fine craftmanship.
In the shape of a striking bronze conservatory, the spa provides a sanctuary of calm and serenity, inspired by the peaceful location and history of this iconic building with uninterrupted views stretching across Lough Corrib.