Yorkshire Times
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Phil Hopkins
Group Travel Editor & Theatre Correspondent
1:00 AM 20th January 2024

Inaugural Spa Award Names UK Best

Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa, an elegant and luxurious hotel in Cheshire, has been awarded the AA Best UK Spa Award.

The award aims to shine a spotlight on those which deliver exceptional and exemplary wellness experiences. The hotel also holds the AA 4 Red Star Award: Inspector's Choice, the AA Breakfast Award, and 2-Rosette Award for culinary excellence.

Rookery Hall Hotel and Spa is located in the scenic Cheshire countryside. Housed within the original stable block of the estate, its state-of-the-art surrounding leisure facilities offer an oasis of calm, creating the perfect environment for wellbeing and relaxation.

Visitors can enjoy luxurious wellness treatments delivered by talented specialists. These include massages, facials, pedicures, alongside use of the pool, hydro pool, sauna and steam room for a full wellbeing experience. The spa also offers specialist treatment, such as pregnancy massages and facials for mothers-to-be, hot stone massages alongside day-long mindfulness retreats.

Group Health Club and Spa Manager, Lesley Bacon said: “Being the first year of the 2024 AA Best Spa Awards, we knew the competition would be fierce and standards high.

"(This is) recognition of all the hard work and effort the team at Rookery Hall put in every day to ensure all our guests have an exceptional stay.

"A huge congratulations to the team, and we look forward to welcoming more guests in the future.”

Hand Picked Hotels is a collection of 21 privately owned, luxury country houses and coastal retreats, founded in 2001 by owner, Chairman, Julia Hands MBE.

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