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Best Spas, Turkish Baths and Pools in London 

 

There's nothing better than curing your stressful day with a little relaxation trip to the nearest spa. From central locations to hidden gems on the outskirts, London is full of gorgeous spas and pools that guarantee a much-needed stress release from a busy time - whether it's swimming pools, spa hotels, or complete Turkish bath experiences. 

 

 

 

Best Spas & Spa Hotels in London

There's nothing better than enjoying a nice day out at one of the spa hotels in London. Question is, which one would you pick?

 

 

The Bvlgari Spa

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The Bvlgari Spa

The Bvlgari Spa Hotel is the perfect destination for an all-inclusive spa experience. It features an indoor pool, steam rooms, saunas, and, of course, plenty of exclusive spa treatments. Topped up with dramatic views and the exclusive 25m-long swimming pool, this is the ultimate destination for your zen moments. Being crowned as one of the largest spas in London, it offers everything you might need to have an inspiring day of detox. Bonus point: extremely easy access with Zipcar.

Address: 171 Knightsbridge, London SW7 1DW

Aire Ancient Baths

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Aire Ancient Baths

Transport your mind and your body to the ancient times as you enjoy Aire Ancient Baths' luxurious experience. Located in the heart of London, this spa features a tranquil setting, reminiscent of times of ancient kings and queens. This building used to be the home of the Peter Pan author, J. M. Barrie. Aire Ancient Baths’ philosophy is all about providing you with a temple where time doesn’t exist. Each ritual is inspired by ancient civilizations’ bathing traditions. Give your mind a much-needed break from the bustling city life. 

Address: 2-3 Robert St, London WC2N 6BH

Bamford Haybarn

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Bamford Haybarn

Bamford Haybarn is all about being zen, with calmness as its key mission. The venue itself is focused on minimalism, featuring white decor to invoke a clear and relaxed atmosphere. Along with plenty of massage and facial treatments, Bamford also offers holistic workshops and yoga classes. Start off with a calming yoga class before deciding on one or two treatments of your choice for a completely immersive experience. 

Address: 104 Draycott Ave, London SW3 3AE

Best Turkish Baths in London

Benefits of a Turkish bath? Increased circulation, decreased muscle pain, and decreased stress. Yes, please.

The Old Hammam and Spa

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The Old Hammam and Spa

Located in North London, The Old Hammam and Spa focuses on inspiring you with an authentic Turkish Hammam. The enchanting Hamman room features 13 marble basins with gold bowls where you can douse yourself with water. The heated marble platform brings you plenty of comfort and luxury as you enjoy your selected packages and treatments. Exfoliate impurities from the body after a long week and come back feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. 

Address: The Old Hammam And Spa, 17 Church St, London N9 9DY 

Casa Spa

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Casa Spa

Casa Spa is all about the three Rs - relax, rejuvenate, and restore. This unique spa only caters to women, making it a perfect choice for a day out with your best friend. Casa Spa’s Hammam treatment is very traditional, which means you should allow for enough time to relax after the scrubbing is done. They also offer plenty of other services, including a steam chamber, an infra-red sauna, and a spacious calming zone. 

Address: 439 Edgware Road, London W2 1TH 

Porchester Spa

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Porchester Spa

Known as London’s oldest spa, Porchester Spa can be found in the heart of the city. It offers three unique types of Turkish baths, including Tepidarium, Caldarium and Laconium). Porchester’s facilities are newly refurbished, which means customers can enjoy a brand-new experience that’ll leave you feeling refreshed, and, most importantly, completely relaxed. 

Address: Queensway, Bayswater, London W2 5HS 

Best Pools in London

Just keep swimming, just keep swimming... these are not ordinary London pools!

The Berkeley

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The Berkeley

Rooftop pools are rare in London, which is why this hidden gem deserves a mention on our blog. Although exclusive to The Berkeley Hotel guests, this is as close as you’ll get to wild swimming in the clouds. Located on the seventh floor, this swimming pool is the epitome of luxury, offering a stunning view of Hyde Park’s treetops and panoramic views. The best part? It’s open all year round and available for the entire family. 

Address: Wilton Pl, London SW1X 7RL

The Landmark London

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The Landmark London

The Landmark London has a rare feature in the city, — its swimming pool is chlorine-free. Its design offers a warm and tranquil palette that will put you into a zen state of mind as you take a dip. Along with an outstanding pool, you can enjoy several spa treatment rooms, a steam room, and a sanarium. Definitely an ideal place for a brief break from the daily stress. 

Address: 222 Marylebone Road, London, NW10 6JQ 

Repton Park Swimming Pool

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Repton Park Swimming Pool

A swimming pool inside of a church? Whether you’re a casual swimmer or a professional, that alone is what makes Repton Park a perfect place to enjoy a few laps. The unique building of the Repton Park Swimming Pool was once the Claybury Hospital for psychiatric patients. However, nowadays it houses an impressive 25m pool and a health centre. The experience is just as surreal as it sounds — you just won’t be able to stop staring at the surrounding decor. 

Address: Manor Road, Woodford, IG8 8GN

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