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Matfen Hall Aqua Vitae Spa

Matfen NE20 0RH, England
+44 1661 886500
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My body no longer feels like my own

The spa is located within matfen hall, so it's surroundings are glorious before u enter the spa... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
mike220898
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Newcastle Upon Tyne
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GREAT STAY

We have just returned from a lovely short break at Matfen Hall hotel and Spa the staff are great... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
hansomesouth10
,
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent55%
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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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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The spa is located within matfen hall, so it's surroundings are glorious before u enter the spa. The pool is around 15m and is lovely and warm, with adjoining steam rooms and sauna and jacuzzi. All very classy (and fitting in with rest of the...More

Thank mike220898
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

We have just returned from a lovely short break at Matfen Hall hotel and Spa the staff are great and cannot do enough for you, we really felt very spoilt. Especially in the Library Restaurant where we enjoyed an evening meal and our breakfasts during...More

Thank hansomesouth10
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

My friend and I booked a Twilight package, costing £35 each for use of the spa and a one course meal. Upon arrival, the spa was full of children who were screaming at the top of their voices and running wild. Their parents were letting...More

Thank Loulabelle1979
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Pool is a tad small and often crowded, then again it was a two-night stay and I didn't want to wet my hair anyway :-) The Library is a beautiful restaurant although vegetarian options were dissapointing. Nevertheless I'd recommend it to couples and families of...More

1  Thank Ya B
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We came to the spa as we were staying at Matfen Hall. The spa is a lovely little spa, not too big. The customer service from the spa receptionist was absolutely fantastic. Fay was brilliant and friendly throughout explaining the facilities. Lovely little place with...More

Thank greenplane
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

very nice drive to the hall quite country roads Roman stile.directions where a little questionable but do not be in a hurry to get their.The birthday chill out as a package of b and b booked spar treatments were good although a little pricy,Food excellent...More

Thank sheila c
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Attempted to book the spa, after a couple of emails to ascertain availability I was asked to call to confirm booking. Apparently phone is completely unmanned as it doesnt seem to matter what day or time you call no one answers. After leaving voicemails, none...More

2  Thank Holly T
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel for 3 days and were disappointed by the spa to be honest. There is a very very loud aqua aerobics class every day at 12:30 and the pool is full of children until about midday, which means there's no relaxing...More

Thank Ali_travels2
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Had a lovely relaxing visit with the girls for our yearly spa weekend. Excellent treatments, provided by well trained therapists

Thank Millyannpie
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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Hot stones treatment was wonderful. Shorter duration than I expected but very relaxing indeed. The relaxation area after treatment is lovely and the staff were a delight.

Thank Alison C
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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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