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Matfen Hall Aqua Vitae Spa

Matfen NE20 0RH, England
+44 1661 886500
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A spa day with a group of friends

6 friends some a little older had a spa afternoon . £75 each included one treatment, one course... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
jackie m
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Some good,some poor

My sister and I visited on the 23rd March. Our package included 3 treatments and lunch. The team at... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
leej0hns0n11
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
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“steam room” (6 reviews)
“decent size” (4 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (6 reviews)
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Matfen NE20 0RH, England
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+44 1661 886500
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"lovely little place"
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"leisure pool"
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

6 friends some a little older had a spa afternoon . £75 each included one treatment, one course lunch , a soft drink, and use of the pool sauna etc. The facilities are lovely and clean . However we were put in the changing rooms...More

Thank jackie m
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

My sister and I visited on the 23rd March. Our package included 3 treatments and lunch. The team at reception were very friendly and explained the layout of the spa well. The sauna was small, but pleasant, as was the jacuzzi. The pool is also...More

Thank leej0hns0n11
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We went here for a spa day, missed out on a few things... welcome drink not provided and lunch was quite cold and a awful little table in the conservatory area, but the food was nice. The spa was lovely and the massage was excellent...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Used the spa as part of a mini break at the hotel. Lovely little place, very friendly staff and great facilities.

Thank Amy F
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

I went to matfen hall for a pregnancy massage at 37 weeks pregnant. I have to say I wish I’d gone sooner and had time to fit another one in before baby comes! It was amazing! The therapist was kind, professional and really knew what...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

My boyfriend and I visited Matfen Hall's Aqua Vitae Spa yesterday. My boyfriend is an outdoorsy dude, who would prefer a walk up a hill to a lounge in a chair. HOWEVER, I was determind to find somewhere that would help him to properly relax...More

Thank ImboW
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I loved the pool, the Jacuzzi and the aromatherapy rooms. It was a perfect afternoon of relaxation that I needed. I'd recommend to anyone who may stay at Matfen or even just popping by

Thank crazygirl93
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Came for a Spa Day with my Boyfriends Mum on a Sunday, even then it was fully booked. But its was not crowded our 'overbooked'. It is not our first spa day here and we still love coming back. Lovely cuppa on arrival with shortbread...More

Thank Sophie C
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

We both had a wonderful day on one of the bespoke Spa Days at Matfen Welcomed with a drink full use of the spa and treatments and lunch on the afternoon So relaxing

Thank JU101
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

The Matfen Hotel is a gracious old establishment, wonderfully modernised and elegant n all respects. The room is spacious, tastefully furnished, although lack of lifts makes it a fairly long trek through the building to the rooms on the East wing. Not a mission though...More

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Michelle B
27 February 2017|
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Response from hansomesouth10 | Reviewed this property |
The spa is included but you may have to pay extra for treatments unless you book a deal which includes a treatment. We usually go early and enjoy the spa before we can get into our room and we sometimes stay after the... More
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