Wellness Weekend in Bath 2023

With the busy Festive Period now behind us, it’s time for some well-deserved R&R.

January is all about that ‘New Year, New Me’ attitude, so why not set 2023 off on the right foot with a wellness weekend spent in beautiful Bath?

Whether it’s an at-home spa evening or a trip to the UK’s only natural thermal hot spring, you’ll come out feeling rejuvenated and ready to take on the New Year!

Welcome to the first blog post of 2023! As we enter a New Year it’s important to set off on the right foot and get yourself in the best position to achieve your goals… what better way than to spend a Wellness Weekend in Bath?  Below are just a handful of the ways you can relax and unwind this cold and rainy January. ☔️




No.1 Royal Crescent Spa

Release tension in the Vitality Pool, sweat it out in the fully equipped, luxury fitness room, and absorb the healing and immune-boosting powers of the Himalayan salt-infused sauna room at the Iconic Royal Crescent Spa. With full access to all facilities and a handful of rejuvenating treatments on offer, the Royal Crescent is the ultimate R&R spot in the heart of Bath.


Thermae Bath Spa

Want that ‘King of the World’ feeling? The Thermae Bath Spa is the ultimate ‘relaxation destination’ in Bath and is an unmissable restorative experience. Marvel at the spectacular views of the Bath skyline in the heated rooftop pool; unwind in the warm, mineral-rich waters of the Minerva pool; and experience the multi-sensory Wellness Suite as you release all tension and restore yourself to total zen. 

Please note the Thermae Bath Spa will be closed from  16th – 26th January 2023.


Bowood Spa & Golf Resort

‘Reset in Somerset’ during this  soul-cleansing and rejuvenating Spa Break where relaxation isn’t a promise, it’s a guarantee. With a host of  spa facilities and treatments, Bowood Spa & Golf resort is the best way to get 2023 off to the right start.


Homewood Spa

Plunge into serenity and pamper yourself from head to toe in a haven of happiness at Homewood Spa this Winter. With an array of facilities including an indoor hydrotherapy pool, sauna & steam room, outdoor heated pool, and a hot tub with views of the surrounding valley, it’s time to release all your pent-up tension and relax… Why not go all-out and book yourself a  holistic treatment to help rejuvenate your mind and body so you’re guaranteed to return home feeling totally zen.


LUSH Bath Spa

Popular for its natural and organic approach to bath and skin cosmetics, LUSH is more than just a shop. Exclusively at LUSH Bath Spa, you can bring the outdoors in and ‘book a Bath’ experience called ‘The Lakes’. Experience the magic of bathing in nature and submerge yourself in this mind-cleansing bath inspired by the beauty and tranquillity of the Lake District. The LUSH spa also offers several rejuvenating spa treatments, ranging from restorative facials to Ayurvedic-inspired massages, to help bring you a sense of inner calm.


Out and About Wellness


Bath and Bristol Railway Path

The former Bristol and Bath Railway is now one of the most sought-after trails in the vicinity of Bath. This 15-mile multi-use path offers a space for you to unwind while moving your body, allowing yourself to ‘ be at one’ with nature. With plenty of stop-offs en route for picnics and toilet breaks, this trail offers the perfect opportunity for you to run, walk, cycle, roller skate and skip until your heart’s content! The opportunities are endless and the views of Bath, the river and some historic bridges and tunnels are spectacular!


Bath Skyline Walk

A moment of calm away from the hustle and bustle of the City Centre, The Bath Skyline walk affords spectacular views of heritage Bath while you follow a trail taking you through valleys, woodlands, and castle ruins. The unique blend of city and countryside is what has earned the area its World Heritage Site status.

For the avid runners among you readers, this is also the location the Bath Park Run takes place every Saturday at 9 am.


Alexandra Park Viewpoint

Boasting impressive, panoramic views of The City of Bath, Alexandra park is a great way to see Bath from a different perspective while getting some much need wind-down time. The wooded, hilltop viewpoint is among a park of greenery, perfect for picnics, coffee dates, walks, and runs. There is also a Choux Bun cart that sells some of the most mouth-watering treats to enjoy while taking in the view.


The Botanical Gardens

There’s no better place to clear your head than with a walk through the winding walkways of the Botanical Gardens. Alive with the buzzing of wildlife and the beauty of nature, it’s a truly ‘zen’ place where you can unwind and let all of your tensions float away.


Cheddar Gorge & Caves

Just a 45-minute drive from Bath sits one of Britain’s most spectacular natural landmarks, Cheddar Gorge & Caves. With awe-inspiring cliffs and subterranean stalactite show caves, it’s the ultimate place to practise mindfulness and movement, as well as absorb the impressive history of our prehistoric ancestors. Experience a perfect all-season day out in Somerset and just breathe …

For the thrill-seekers among us that perceive wellness as dare-devilling, it is also an international centre for caving and rock climbing.


Bring the Spa Home…

Hot tubs, walk-in showers, roll top Baths… We have a whole range of Airbnb’s that are perfect for an at-home spa experience for you to unwind and relax. Pop a bottle of bubbles, put on some relaxing music, and chill in your very own Bath Spa. 

Here’s a link to our direct bookings website: https://nookstays.co.uk/our-properties