There’s something very satisfying about easing into a steaming hot tub in the full knowledge that after your muscles have been relaxed and you have finished your cold glass of champagne, you will soon be eating a delicious 4-course meal and heading off to a plush bed. The following Yorkshire hotels with hot tubs have all of this on offer.
The hot tubs that go with every hotel are, for many people, a holiday essential. Whether it be a small, private indoor cedar clad affair, or a more accommodating eight seater outside, there is no doubt that hot tubs have magic qualities in their ability to relax, soothe and revive after a strenuous few hours travelling.
The Hotel Guru has put together an ultimate guide to great hotels with even greater hot tubs – outdoor ones overlooking rustic landscapes, indoor private ones perfect for two, and spectacular hydrotherapy hot tubs perfect after a long massage in the hotel’s spa.
Here we look at Yorkshire hotels with hot tubs - idyllic destinations for anyone looking to kick back and relax at the same time as being on the doorstep of a region filled with culture, history, attractions and great restaurants.
First on our list of Yorkshire hotels with hot tubs, is Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, a 17th Century mansion owned by the National Trust, on the outskirts of York. Not only is its location ideal – 2 miles from the city centre – it has an award-winning restaurant (2AA Rosettes) – and a well-equipped spa, with a large swimming pool, sauna, steam room, massage treatments and, of course, a cosy hot tub.
This hotel is perfect for the mercurial amongst you. One day you can choose to stay at the hotel and be pampered, the next you can pop into York to be awed by the Minster, see a performance at the Grand Opera House or have a lazy afternoon tea at the famous Betty’s Tearoom.
National Trust owned 17th century manor house on the outskirts of York. Majestic gardens, elegant interiors, luxury spa. Award-winning restaurant with garden views.
Our selection of Yorkshire hotels with hot tubs wouldn’t be complete without a luxurious inn. Our favourite village hotel with a hot tub is The Feversham Arms in Helmsley. The recently remodelled old stone property has thirty three rooms, all chic, modern and laid back, plus a well-regarded restaurant.
A great range of activities complete the picture, including tennis (there is an on-site court), fabulous heated outdoor courtyard swimming pool, walks nearby to Castle Howard and Helmsley Castle and Gardens, and relaxation in the ‘5 bubble rated’ spa (The Good Spa Guide).
Don’t forget the pièce de résistance – a magnificent outdoor wooden hot tub, located in the spa garden, with a view stretching all the way to Helmsley Castle.
Chic old York stone inn and spa located in a picturesque Yorkshire village. Contemporary interiors meet luxury features to make a relaxing stay. Enjoy a diverse menu at the Weathervane, relax at the heated pool and indulge in spa treatments. A luxurious stay for local exploring.
For a country house hotel in Yorkshire with a hot tub try The Devonshire Arms Country House Hotel & Spa. When it comes to country hotels, Yorkshire does them so effortlessly – and this hotel is no exception.
This former coaching inn to Duke of Devonshire's Bolton Abbey estate boasts a polished and sophisticated interior. However, there is no pretention whatsoever and the hotel exhibits a bright palette of colours, with all the rooms furnished cheerfully and comfortably.
The food is delicious too – Michelin starred Burlington Restaurant more than lives up to expectations, and for a more informal evening head to the Brasserie.
Prepare to be pampered at the spa – various treatments are available as well as an indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and hot tub. For a revitalizing stay, head to this little hotel with loads of character.
If a country house hotel in Yorkshire with sophisticated grandeur and elegance is your thing, look no further than the Swinton Park Hotel in Masham. The backdrop of 200 rolling acres offsets the country hotel’s attention to detail and sophisticated cuisine perfectly.
The hotel manages to remain unpretentious and cosy, with loads of activities for children (think archery, trekking, cycling and croquet) and a cosy country cooking school run in the restored Georgian Stables. To complete the full castle experience, indulge yourself in the spa, with massage, a sauna, a steam room, and of course, a hot tub.
The former Coaching Inn on the Duke of Devonshire's Bolton Abbey estate is now a romantic hideaway spa hotel. Classic rooms exude comfort and style. 4 AA Rosette fine dining, a brasserie, indoor pool and stunning parkland setting makes this a popular place for families, wedding parties and romance.
Luxury castle in the Yorkshire Dales. Formal surrounds with a relaxed atmosphere. Award-winning cuisine and cookery school. large individually designed rooms, chintzy fabrics and sash windows. Jam packed with activities and a spa. Ideal for families.
So there you have it, our suggestions for some great Yorkshire hotels with hot tubs. If you’re looking to go further afield for your next break, have a look at the Hotel Guru’s Ultimate Guide To UK Hotels With Hot Tubs – a comprehensive guide to some of the best hotels with hot tubs in the UK.comments powered by Disqus