After the stress and strain of recent months we could all do with some luxury, and this Mother’s Day is the perfect time to show your Mum/Mam some extra love. 

From making your work from home life manageable, to stepping in to take care of home schooling, say thank you for helping you through these challenging times with a special treat. 

While you may not all be able to celebrate in person, you can plan ahead and have a day of luxurious pampering to look forward to in the not-too-distant future. We've hand-selected some truly special spa days, breaks and gift vouchers to spoil your Mum/Mam this Mother's Day.

night time at the outdoor hot tub at Headlam Hall hotel

Headlam Spa 

Headlam Hall - a historic country house hotel nestled in rolling hills of the Durham Dales, is the perfect place to escape the everyday. Relax in luxury facilities including 15 metre indoor pool, outdoor hydrotherapy spa pool and lounge with log-burning stive. 

You’ll find an extensive range of treatments and therapies your Mum can enjoy, from a hot stone back massage, to aroma facials, and bespoke spa rituals, as well as indulgent spa packages available to pre-book. Or order a gift voucher and let her choose her own relaxing escape.  

Nu Spa Durham swimming pool

NuSpa Durham at Radisson Blu Hotel

Hidden within Radisson Blu Hotel nestled on the banks of the ancient River Wear you’ll find NuSpa. With swimming pool, steam room, sauna, jacuzzi and indulgent treatments, it’s a great place to relax and unwind in the heart of historic Durham City.

You’ll find lots of ways to spoil Mum at NuSpa, with different pampering packages and gift vouchers to choose from. 

relaxing seating area at Retreat Spa inside Redworth Hall Hotel

Retreat at Redworth Hall

At the stunning new Retreat leisure club and spa at Redworth Hall you’ll find fantastic facilities and a warm welcome from their friendly and highly trained team. 

Take a little time out with Mum with a Morning Booster, Moonlight Spa or Twilight Spa and Supper, you’ll find an incredible range of spa treatments and days you can pre-book to enjoy at a later date, starting from £55 per person.  

View of spa at Rockliffe Hall spa overlooking grounds and outdoor spa garden

Rockliffe Hall Spa 

Winner of the Good Spa Guide ‘Best Spa for Wellness’ Rockliffe Hall’s award-winning spa, is the embodiment of luxury hospitality and decadent wellbeing. 

Enjoy magnificent views over the five-star hotel’s gardens and golf course from the luxury spa garden’s warm outdoor pool, soak up the sun on heated loungers, and experience different pressures of hydrotherapy massage. 

From signature spa treatments, to hideaway spa breaks you’re certain to find the perfect gift voucher to spoil Mum. 

two women walking into Seaham Hall Zen Garden on a bright sunny day

Serenity Spa at Seaham Hall

The multi-award-winning Serenity Spa is located within the 5-star Seaham Hall Hotel on the Durham Heritage Coast. Set within 37 acres of stunning landscaped gardens on a striking clifftop overlooking the coast, there is a sense of peace from the moment you arrive.

The Serenity Spa is a tranquil space, with luxurious 20 metre pool, steam, sauna and hydrotherapy thermal experiences, and calming Zen Garden.

Take your pick from a range of gift vouchers from Twilight spa experiences to pampering days with holistic treatments that will leave your Mum feeling refreshed and energised. 

two women talking in the indoor pool inside Ramside Hall spa

Spa at Ramside

Ramside Hall Spa boasts a sophisticated thermal suite, five pools including one of the UK’s largest hydrotherapy pools and outdoor infinity pool. Treat Mum to an exquisite treatment from the highly skilled spa team, catch up whilst relaxing by the pool or work out in the state-of-the-art gym. 

There’s a great range of spa days and stays on offer. 

two women talking whilst sitting next to open fire at The Garage Spa.

The Garage Spa 

Soak up the fun and relaxed atmosphere with Mum at the cosy Garage Spa, nestled in the Durham Dales countryside. Try out the invigorating car wash shower experience, take a dip in outdoor and indoor tub tubs, chill out in the secret garden relaxation pods.

Make the most of these quirky garage themed facilities with a spa experience starting from £45 per person, and there’s also many luxurious therapeutic treatments to help Mum refresh and unwind. 

You can find a full list of spa and spa hotels across the county on our dedicated spa breaks page >




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