The Good Spa Guide Announces Winners in its 2017 Awards

The Good Spa Guide – the UK’s leading authority on the spa industry - has unveiled the winners in its annual awards. 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.

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’.


Regional Awards:

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

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