10 Best Spas In London, England - Updated 2021

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London is one of the busiest, largest, and most visited cities in the world. Samuel Johnson’s quote describes this city perfectly: “You find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.” From history and architecture to shopping and culture, from literature and theater to food and music, there is so much to experience here that most travelers are back for more. In between the shopping, sightseeing, partying, and exploration schedule is a spa pit-stop to relax, restore, and rejuvenate yourself. This article guides you to the 10 best spas in London. Choose the one most suitable for you, and book an appointment for some relaxation and pampering during your stay in London.

1. The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account


Nestled on the 10th floor of the popular London hotel, you can easily leave the stress of day-to-day life behind at this luxury spa. The floor-to-ceiling glass windows and dark wood walls complemented by silver, beige and ivory decor exude a light, understated luxury. Treat yourself to one of their award-winning facials or soothe and calm your body with a signature four-hands massage. For a romantic experience, try their couple relaxing treatments in the Sky Suite.

The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel

Address: Hamilton Place, Park Lane, London W1J 7DR, UK

Website: The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel

Opening hours: 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Price: 186 USD onwards

2. Aman Spa at the Connaught


Step into a hidden world of timeless luxury and relaxation at Aman Spa. On arrival, you are treated to fresh soothing herbal infusions in the relaxation area. Choose from one of the four treatments - massage, body polish & wrap, face ritual, and the journey - for a holistic wellness experience. Aman also brings together a set of special traveler treatments, including a popular 45-minute jet lag reviver, that is just what globe-trotting travelers need.

Aman Spa at the Connaught

Address: The Connaught, Carlos Place, Mayfair, London, W1K 2AL, UK

Website: Aman Spa at the Connaught

Opening hours: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Price: 193 USD onwards

3. Ajala Spa Tower Bridge

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The luxurious Ajala Spa, located at the five-star Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, offers a range of signature facials, massages, manicures, pedicures, and other treatments. The granite pool and crystal steam room are guest favorites. Try one of their renowned anti-oxidant packed Caudalie treatments to indulge your skin or opt for one of the classic massages for bone-deep relaxation. Here, you will be treated like royalty and will come out feeling revitalized and ready to continue your London sightseeing.

Ajala Spa Tower Bridge

Address: Tower Hill, 45 Prescot Street, London E1 8GP, UK

Website: Ajala Spa Tower Bridge

Opening hours: Monday to Friday - 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM; Saturday - 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM; Sunday - 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Price: 50 USD onwards

4. The Old Hammam and Spa


Pamper yourself with an authentic Persian Hammam set in the heart of London. With old ottoman style architecture, luxurious treatment rooms, and steam rooms there’s everything here that makes for an exotic spa experience. Choose from an array of body exfoliation treatments, deep tissue massages, reflexology treatments, and sports massages available here. It is the ultimate blissful experience.

The Old Hammam and Spa

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

Website: The Old Hammam and Spa

Opening hours: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Price: 40 USD onwards

5. The Dorchester Spa


The Dorchester Spa is a gorgeous 1930’s Art Deco-inspired spa that offers timeless luxury. Their popular Spa Day includes an aromatherapy facial, a Bento Box lunch in the Spatisserie, and one hour use of the facilities. You can also choose from their vast selection of facials and body massages. Whether you stop by for a quick treatment or indulge yourself with a leisurely day here, all Dorchester Spa experiences are sheer bliss.

The Dorchester Spa

Address: 53 Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1QA, UK

Website: The Dorchester Spa

Opening hours: 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Price: 154 USD onwards

6. Banya No.1

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account


This authentic Russian spa brings to you the best of the country’s traditional healing techniques. Go for Parenie, where fragrant bundles of oak leaves and twigs are used to shift the steam and massage you. This unique treatment relieves stress, muscle tension, and joint pain. Mud decolletes; honey and salt or coffee scrubs; and aloe vera masks are other popular options to try here. After your treatment, relax with a cup of fragrant kvass (fermented beetroot juice and fireweed tea) or some vodka.

Banya No.1

Address: 17 Micawber St, Hoxton, London N1 7TB, UK

Website: Banya No.1

Opening hours: 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Price: 40 USD onwards

7. ESPA Life at Corinthia

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The Spa at Corinthia is a holistic haven set over four floors offering spa, complementary alternative therapies, fitness, and beauty treatments. The spa has options galore: swimming pool, sauna, ice fountain, and heated sun loungers. With highly trained masseuse and personal trainers, naturopaths, and alternative medicine experts it is indeed holistic wellness heaven. Choose one of their many day spa packages and escape into a world of relaxation. For a shorter treatment, the signature ESPA Iconic Back Face and Scalp treatment will leave you feeling positive and blissfully restored.

ESPA Life at Corinthia

Address: Whitehall Pl, Westminster, London SW1A 2BD, UK

Website: ESPA Life at Corinthia

Opening hours: Monday to Friday - 6:30 AM to 10:00 PM; Saturday & Sunday - 7:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Price: 192 USD onwards

8. AWAY Spa W

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Looking for a little celebrity-style ‘me time’ in London? Then, Away Spa in the bustling Leicester Square fits the bill. The Relaxing Lounge with pale leather sofas, white drapes, and scented candles eases you into a mellow mood. You have a choice treatments here ranging from bamboo and hot stone massages to chocolate facials. Follow up your treatment with some detoxication in the sauna and steam rooms. And of course, this spa is best known for its celebrity therapists including Su Man’s world-famous facials and James Harknett, tanning expert to celebrities.

AWAY Spa W

Address: W London Leicester Square, 10 Wardour Street, London W1D 6QF, UK

Website: AWAY Spa W

Opening hours: 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Price: 128 USD onwards

9. Sofitel SoSPA

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SoSPA is an award-winning luxury spa with a French touch. Ancient holistic traditions are fused with cutting-edge French cosmetology here to offer exhilarating and rejuvenating experiences. High ornate ceilings, natural daylight, smooth music, and royal decor create a moment of utter luxury. Indulge in a pick-me-up treatment or spend an afternoon being pampered with personalized spa treatments. The expert therapists here adjusting treatments according to your to your body’s signs.

Sofitel SoSPA

Address: 6 Waterloo Pl, St. James’s, London SW1Y 4AN, UK

Website: Sofitel SoSPA

Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM; Sunday: 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Price: 70 USD onwards

10. Spa Illuminata


This award-winning spa is an urban oasis nestled in the bustling streets of West London. Designed like a Roman spa house, this beautiful building has spacious treatment rooms and charming relaxation areas. The use some of the most result-driven products in their treatment including an extensive range of anti-aging face and body treatments. Spend some time here in absolute relaxation and leave with healthy glowy skin.

Spa Illuminata

Address: 63 S Audley St, Mayfair, London W1K 2QS, UK

Website: Spa Illuminata

Opening hours: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Price: 126 USD onwards

Step into an urban oasis of rejuvenation

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There’s no place like London. And whether you have traveled all the way here or lived in this magnificent city, take some time out and head out to one of these legendary spas to pamper yourself. It is time to shower some love on yourself!

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