All the Spas below have been recommended by members of the York Mumbler Group – all local parents. They are great for giving yourself a little bit of ‘me’ time which is so essential when you’re doing the important but exhausting job of parenting!
There is a mixture of day spas and over night stays. Perfect to get away with your other half, with friends or just by yourself if you want some pure indulgence! Many of them offer Pregnancy treatments too.
If you have been to a Spa close to York that you would recommend and isn’t listed below, please contact us and let us know about it.
Experienced therapists offer a wide range of spa treatments – from full body treatments to manicures and pedicures.
A spa day or half day can be tailored to your specific needs.
“Middlethorpe hall. Not in town but absolutely gorgeous. Very special. They have a spa too but I have never been. We went for a friend’s baby shower and it was just brilliant.”
BR, Jan 18
“I’ve been twice this year and they’ve been fab with me being pregnant I had a massage with a pregnancy pillow and was amazing so comfy”.
JL, Oct 17
Here at the 5 Senses Spa we offer a range of luxurious treatments inspired by a blend of eastern and western therapies including specialised treatments for expectant mums during their wonderful journey. 10% discount for all NHS staff.
“By far the best massage I have had in York”
Mumbler ALD, Feb 2017
“Is fab, and you get discount with NHS card”
Mumbler KH, May 17
Mount Royale Hotel, 119 The Mount, York, YO24 1GU
T: 01904 623745
Distance from York: 15 miles (30 mins)
Aldwark Manor Golf and Spa Hotel is a relaxing spa weekend experience in regal surroundings, tucked away in a quaint corner of North Yorkshire. Offering a wonderful variety of spa treatments and experiences, this pretty stately home is perfect for those looking to book a relaxing spa day in York.
“Alwark manor is lovely”
Mumbler LB, Aug 17
“Aldwark Manor is great, they have good spa packages”
Mumbler SS, May 17
Aldwark Manor Golf & Spa Hotel, Aldwark, Near Alne, YO61 1UF
T: 01347 833940
Distance from York: 36 miles (70mins)
The Devonshire Spa is housed in an ancient barn, adjacent to the hotel. There are four generously-sized therapy rooms, indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, relaxation space & lounge, with views over the tennis courts.
“Highly recommend The Devonshire Arms Near Bolton Abbey (just other side of Harrogate) have been for romantic night away with my husband and twice with my sister when each of us were pregnant.”
Mumbler JN, Aug 17
“We went to the Devonshire arms when I was pregnant! It’s amazing!”
Mumbler CH, Aug 17
Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, BD23 6AJ
T: 01756 710441
Distance from York: 24 miles (50 mins)
The Verbena Spa relaxation lounge is defined by plump cushions, sofas you sink into and views across the south facing terrace garden. The spa houses six single treatment rooms and one couples’ room, in which guests can experience a tandem therapy.
“The Feversham Arms is amazing”
Mumbler HF, Aug 17
“Lovely and has outdoor Jacuzzi”
Mumbler JS, Feb 17
Feversham Arms, 1-8 High St, YO62 5AG Helmsley
T: 01439 770766
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Distance from York: 13 miles (20 minutes)
Offering 4 treatment rooms, a manicure station, relaxation room, Mud Serail Chamber and bell tent relaxation area our spa offers the perfect escape from everyday life.
“Surprisingly good, and good prices”
Mumbler EB, Aug 2017
“I had a wonderful pregnancy massage, gorgeous setting and fab cream teas!”
Mumbler AN, Aug 17
Paradise Lane, Hazlewood, Tadcaster, Yorkshire, LS24 9NJ
T: 01937 53 53 53
Distance from York: 26 miles (40 mins)
Located within 15 minutes of Leeds City Centre, the treatments available at Oulton Hall will leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated – whether you opt for a traditional facial or a contemporary stone massage.
“Can’t recommend Oulton enough.”
Mumbler MH, Sept 16
“It is really lovely”
Mumbler JH, Jan 16
Oulton Hall, Rothwell Lane, Oulton, Leeds, LS26 8HN
T: 0113 282 1000
Distance from York: 47 miles (90mins)
Boasting four treatment rooms, a relaxation room, heated pool, jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and small gym. Open to both residents and non-residents, the spa offers a variety of treatments to aid, prevent and treat a number of ailments or simply to take away the stress of a busy life.
“Raithwaite hall at Whitby is lovely”
Mumbler LJ, Aug 17
“We just had a spa break at Raithwaite Hall. The pool is lovely.”
SA, Jan 17
Raithwaite Estate, Sandsend Road, Whitby YO21 3ST
T: 01947 661661
The new Rudding Park Spa is one of the finest in the country and has been recognised as the Best New Spa in the UK by the Good Spa Guide 2017. Wellness of mind, body and soul are at the heart of The Spa – a peaceful, serene space to focus on you.
“The new spa at Rudding Park is fabulous!”
Mumbler DM, Aug 17
Mumbler DS, Aug 17
Rudding Lane, Follifoot, Harrogate, HG3 1JH
T: 01423 871350
Distance from York: 36 miles (1 hour)
When it comes to spa therapies, we are all about making it personal. Whether you are planning a holistic spa retreat or a day out with friends, we have the combination of wellness, beauty and indulgence to suit.
“Swinton park is lovely, they allow dogs, great food, awesome rooms”
Mumbler HK, Jan 17
“Is awesome, absolutely beautiful setting and the staff are loveliest people ever”
Mumbler JM, Jan 16
Swinton Park Masham, Ripon HG4 4JH
T: 01765 680900
If you are looking for a luxury Spa in York, the secluded and tranquil environment of the Spa at The Grand is the perfect city centre getaway and an ideal way to escape the rush and stress of everyday life.
“I had an absolutely gorgeous spa day at The Grand Hotel when I was about 7-8months pregnant. Highly recommended!”
Mumbler NJ, Feb 18
Definitely recommend the Grand Spa – it’s amazing. We had a spa break there last year and had afternoon tea included in the package too.
Mumbler JC, May 17
The Spa at The Grand Hotel, Station Rise, York YO1 6GD
T: 01904 380050
The perfect way to rejuvenate – treat yourself to a day at the Nordic Spa at The KP Resort in Pocklington which is the perfect place to gain some much needed rest and relaxation in beautiful countryside surroundings.
“KP lodges are beautiful with there own hot tubs and then you can book a massage through them while you’re there”
Mumbler LH, Feb 17
“KP club in Pocklington is fab”
Mumbler LK, Feb 17
The KP, Millington Lane, Pocklington, YO42 1UF
T: 01759 303090
Set in six acres of beautiful formal gardens and only 15 minutes away from the historic city of York, our spa facilities include 5 treatment rooms, a 16 metre swimming pool, jacuzzi, state-of-the-art gymnasium, sauna, stream room, and aromatherapy salt room.
“Lovely place with very pleasant staff”
Mumbler AF, Aug 17
“Afternoon tea with prosecco, Jacuzzi, pool, sauna and treatments”
Mumbler SR, Feb 17
The Parsonage Hotel and Spa, Escrick, YO19 6LF
T: 01904 728111
Distance to York: 50 miles (1 hour 10mins)
Situated in the beautiful surroundings of West Yorkshire, Huddersfield, Titanic Spa is at the heart of the UK’s spa and wellbeing industry. As the first established Eco-Spa in the country, we pride ourselves in maintaining and providing first-class spa treatments for everyone.
“Titanic Spa is just great”
Mumbler AJ, Aug 16
“Titanic is the best I’ve ever been too and I’m a beauty therapist too and worked in a spa before so very fussy! It’s very well managed the food is amazing the apartments couldn’t be any better and it’s won spa of the year countless times!”
Mumbler Jl, Feb 17
Titanic Spa, Low Westwood Lane, Linthwaite, Huddersfield, HD7 5UN
T: 01484 843544