We know Mother’s Day is going to be a bit different this year and with many of us unable to see our mums, it’s not going to be the easiest. But with lockdown on its way out and a summer of UK holidays ahead of us, why not treat your mum to some ultimate TLC to look forward to? We’ve handpicked our top UK holiday homes with spa facilities so you can plan an indulgent trip for the woman that made it all possible. After all, no one deserves it more than our lovely mums. So, get the family together and head down to the very best Oliver’s Travels spa breaks for some much-needed relaxation.
Greenwich Hall, London
Best For: Total Luxury for a Larger Group
For those looking for an escape within the big city, look no further. Greenwich Hall screams opulence from every angle, with stunning interiors throughout and half an acre of garden perfect for dining alfresco in the summer months. The wellness facilities include an elegant sauna and your own private gym while the other activities on offer include a games room, cinema room and even an idyllic summer house. If you can bear to pull yourself away from this absolute gem, Central London is only a short train ride away so you can treat your mum to a lavish lunch out or a night at the theatre. Sleeping 14-24 guest, why not make it a group mother and daughter (or son!) getaway with friends and family?
Sleeps: 14-24 | Prices from: £57pppn ($79pppn)
New England Mansion, Hampshire
Best For: All Ages
Nestled within the South Downs National Park, you can expect total tranquillity from New England Mansion. There are many exhilarating walking trails nearby in the Forest of Bere and the local village offers a great pub for a hearty meal out. Inside, features such as copper bathtubs, romantic balconies and exquisite bedrooms make sure you’ll be treated to the best of the best! And for the spa? Expect nothing less than a heated indoor swimming pool and a state of the art sauna. The bi-fold doors lead out onto a pretty terrace so you can indulge in a poolside barbeque!
P.S. There is even a downstairs bedroom for wheelchair users in an effort to make your stay is as accessible as possible.
Sleeps: 8-16 | Prices from: £137pppn ($190pppn)
Dartmoor Tea House, Dartmoor
Best For: Connecting with Nature
Settled on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park, this hilltop house offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. Nothing quite beats dining outdoors with a glass of something cold on those balmy summer evenings… well, almost nothing. Head out into the garden and you’ll discover the pool house, complete with a large indoor pool and built-in sound system! Designed with semi-oriental influences and sliding doors, keep the door and windows open and feel at one with nature.
Sleeps: 14 | Prices from: £40pppn ($51pppn)
Eden House, Yorkshire
Best For: A Countryside Escape
This converted 17th-century barn makes a 5-star accommodation for the whole group. Set within its own grounds and offering tranquil views from every window, escapism comes easily at Eden House. Explore the local area and then return to this secluded retreat to chill out in the hot tub or chat around the fire pit. But the best part about this stay is the access to the Avalon spa. This elegant spa is a truly luxurious treat, offering a range of dynamic therapies and facilities that will have you wishing you never had to leave.
Sleeps: 11 | Prices from: £77pppn ($107pppn)
The Gardener’s Cottage, Suffolk
Best For: Something Out of the Ordinary
The Gardener’s Cottage is perfect for those looking for something a little bit different. This small but perfectly formed cottage offers intriguing decor, such as the ‘Green Man’ inspired fireplace and colourful furnishings. The freestanding tub in the bedroom will treat you to a romantic soak overlooking the gardens. But wait, there’s more. Guests will have access to everything the incredible estate has to offer, including the seriously luxurious outdoor heated pool. Set amongst perfectly manicured gardens, you could spend the entire day lounging by this oval pool. And if you fancy some more activities, there’s also cycling, rowing boat hire and a tennis court to keep you occupied.
Sleeps: 6-12 | Prices from: £104pppn ($144pppn)
* Prices correct at time of publishing
Now that you’ve seen our favourite spa breaks in the UK, why not check out all of our top wellness villas or have a look at our Spa service? If you need a hand, contact or lovely concierge team who will be happy to help.