Relax, unwind, destress, spend quality time with your friends or family. Whatever you are looking for in a spa, you will find the ideal escape in Lancashire. 

We’re home to not one, not two, but three luxury award winning spas in our county. With the top spots in The Good Spa Guide National Awards 2023 being dominated by Lancastrian venues for you to enjoy. Let's take a closer look at the Spas that wowed the judges; 

Best Day Spa 2023 winner – The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village  

Tucked away in the Fylde countryside Ribby Hall Village offers a retreat like few others. The 100-acre holiday village is full to the brim with exciting things to do and places to stay for all the family. However, The Spa Hotel within the village is reserved for adults only.  

This luxury 4-star hotel provides 38 bedrooms, including 8 suites and two wonderful penthouses, in addition to the award-winning spa experience. The sensory space offers guests holistic therapy, facial treatments, and a state-of-the-art gym.  

With a comprehensive selection of day spa packages, overnight spa breaks and individual treatments there is something for every schedule. The Aqua Thermal Journey package includes access to an aroma room, saunarium, Balinese salt inhalation room, herbal sauna, outdoor rustic sauna, hydrotherapy pool and more. Those embarking on the two-hour journey also get access to the Zen Garden, a stunning outdoor garden bar area with experience showers, hot tubs, and a Himalayan salt sauna.  

Best Hotel Spa 2023 Winner – The Woodland Spa at Crow Wood Hotel & Spa Resort 

If you are looking for a true sense of tranquillity and peace, look no further than The Woodland Spa. Nestled in the dramatic distinct landscape of East Lancashire dominated by Pendle Hill, this spa allows for the ultimate escape from reality.  

With treatments, spa days and full breaks available you can choose to stay for an hour, the day or even all weekend, and there is so much to fill that time. The unique thermal journey will take you through heat and ice to really detox the mind and body, with hydrotherapy pool, serenity pool, outdoor infinity pool, outdoor terrace, outdoor infinity edge spa jacuzzies, fire pits, saunas, saunarium, steam room, ice fountains, roman foot baths, experience showers and a Rasul mud chamber, you really will find everything you need.  

The spa also provides a terrace with bar and lounge to enjoy a cocktail or two and tapas dishes during your visit, and there is a 2 Rosette Spa Restaurant for you to enjoy a freshly prepared, beautifully presented meal served in the most unique of surroundings.  

Best Boutique Spa 2023 Winner – Stanley House Hotel & Spa 

The Ribble Valley boasts many opportunities to relax and unwind and when looking for a boutique spa option, look no further than Stanley House.  

Set within 54 acres of countryside in the village of Mellor, Stanley House reflects the elegance of the natural rural beauty around it. There are peaceful views from every aspect and cosy contemporary interiors to sit back and unwind in. The 5 “bubble” rated spa offers six individual and couples’ spaces for treatments, a collection of thermal cabins and a soothing hydrotherapy massage pool. The thermal suite also encompasses sensation showers, salt infusion room, aroma steam room, herbal and Finnish saunas, and rural hydrothermal pool. 

Guests can opt to stay in one of the Hotels 12 Manor House bedrooms or the 18 Woodland Rooms and enjoy a freshly prepared meal with locally sourced ingredients, or an afternoon tea in Mr Fred’s Bar & Lounge during their visit.  

These are just three of the fantastic spa options you can find in Lancashire, others include the Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa; which was also a finalist in the Best Hotel Spa 2023 award, the Wrightington Hotel, Health Club and Spa, and Inside Spa. There are so many great options for Lancashire Spa Days so why not treat yourself, or a loved one to a visit.  


The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village
Outdoor hot tub

The Spa Hotel is situated in the beautiful Lancashire countryside, within the five-star Ribby Hall Village. The four-star, adult-only Spa Hotel has the most comprehensive selection of Day Spa packages, Overnight Spa Breaks and individual treatments. Spa days available from £34.

Stanley House Hotel & Spa
Country House Hotel
The Spa at Stanley House Hotel

Stanley House is an award-winning boutique country house hotel, set in 54 acres of Ribble Valley countryside. It's a hotel like no other.

The Woodland Spa
The Woodland Spa

The Woodland Spa is a peaceful oasis within Crow Wood Leisure, which is set in 100 acres of beautiful countryside. Winner of the Best Spa in the North in the Good Spa Guide Awards. Also winner of 'Global Luxury Day Spa' at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2015 to 2019.

Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa
Mercure Dunkenhalgh Hotel & Spa

The beautiful 700-year-old historic country manor, evokes memories of a bygone age with its turrets and porticos yet its modern facilities make it the perfect place to relax and enjoy your next mini-break.

The Wrightington Hotel, Health Club & Spa
The Wrightington Hotel, Health Club & Spa

​​​​​​​With an elegant and modern reception, foyer, beautiful function rooms, extensive conference facilities, landscaped courtyard and garden, this really is the prefect venue for both business and pleasure.

Inside Spa
Destination Spa
Hydra pool

Inside Spa offers a haven in which to relax, unwind and de-stress.



  1. Budda12
    Certainly, some of Lancashire's spas are renowned for their signature treatments that incorporate local ingredients and techniques unique to the region. Exceptional service is a standard here, with personalized wellness programs and attentive staff. For a comprehensive guide to the best spa experiences in Lancashire, including detailed reviews and what each spa specializes in, I recommend visiting It offers valuable insights and tips to help you choose the perfect spa retreat that aligns with your wellness goals and preferences

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