Seaham Hall's outdoor pool

AA Best UK Spa Hotels

Discover exceptional and exemplary spas with outstanding wellness experiences

The AA Best UK Spa award

AA-rated hotels with a AA Best UK Spa accreditation are synonymous with unparalleled luxury and wellness. These establishments exemplify excellence in spa services, setting the standard for outstanding wellness experiences. The AA Best UK Spa designation signifies a commitment to exceptional quality, impeccable service, and a holistic approach to rejuvenation. 

What sets these spas apart is their dedication to delivering transformative experiences that extend beyond traditional spa offerings. Whether nestled in the heart of the countryside or gracing city skylines, these spas pair sumptuous accommodation with cutting-edge wellness practices. With a meticulous focus on relaxation and rejuvenation, hotels with AA Best UK Spas are sanctuaries of serenity, providing an oasis where guests can escape the rigours of daily life.

Find out what makes an AA Best UK Spa >>

Discover our Spa of the Year 2023–24 >>

The Best Spa List

All chosen by the AA's team of expert hotel inspectors
Carden Park Hotel, Cheshire



Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa, Luton


Coworth Park, Ascot


Carden Park Hotel, Cheshire’s Country Estate, Broxton

Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, Nantwich

The outside hot tub with superb views at The Scarlet Hotel


St Michaels Resort, Falmouth

The Scarlet Hotel, Mawgan Porth

The Headland Hotel and Spa, Newquay

County Durham

Rockliffe Hall, Darlington

Seaham Hall, Seaham

Calcot's indoor pool


Boringdon Hall Hotel, Plymouth

Harbour Beach Club, Salcombe

Saunton Sands Hotel, Saunton


Calcot & Spa, Tetbury

Poolside at Lime Wood


Careys Manor Hotel & Senspa, Brockenhurst

Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire, Dogmersfield

Lime Wood, Lyndhurst

Chewton Glen, New Milton


The Grove, Chandler's Cross

The Acacia Plush Juniour Suite at Pennyhill Park


The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village, Wrea Green


Hoar Cross Hall, Hoar Cross


Pennyhill Park, Exclusive Collection, Bagshot

Fairmont Windsor Park, Egham

South Lodge – AA Spa of the Year 2023
Rudding Park's indoor pool

North Yorkshire

Rudding Park, Harrogate

Swinton Park, Masham

Grantley Hall, Ripon

The Old Course Hotel's Spa


Fairmont St Andrews, Scotland, St Andrews

Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews

The Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder


St Brides Spa Hotel, Saundersfoot

Northern Ireland

Galgorm, Ballymena

Discover more recommended spa experiences