There are many different types of spas, from day spas and urban spas to weekend spas, desination spas, hotel spas and spa resorts. Find out the difference between them and which one will best suit your spa expectations.
Not only that but FitnessVenues.com also reviews the leading UK health spas by region. We also carry a comprehensive spa treatments and beauty treatments glossary explaining what each treatment type is, why you should try it and what you should expect during and after your treatment.
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Like many spa venue services, there is some overlap between a spa resort, a hotel spa and a destination spa. As with a destination spa experience a spa resort will offer guests on site residential accommodation. And as with a hotel spa experience spa treatments at a spa resort can be bought in an 'a la carte' manner. This means guests can purchase a personalised spa experience based on the services and treatments in which they'd like to induldge.
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Urban spas are found in inner city areas like London an Manchester. Urban spa venues often offer the same services as a destination or hotel spa. However, due to their location urban spas are often used in the same manner as a day spa - a quick in/out spa and beauty treatment facility.
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Weekend spa breaks
As the name suggests a weekend spa usually offers a two or three day spa experience spanning from Friday evening to Sunday. Weekend spa breaks are typically designed to be as relaxing and revitalising as possible - the idea being that a mini break at a weekend spa venue can feel like a two week holiday.
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