Now that summer is on the horizon, it’s time to put some spring in our steps – and there’s no better place to feel refreshed and revitalized than at a spa hotel in Northern Ireland.
The smallest of UK‘s four nations, Northern Ireland still has plenty to see and do, particularly along its famous coastal route in Antrim – follow the Causeway Coastal Route from Belfast to the Causeway and hear all the myths and legends along the way.
In Belfast, MerchantThe hotel’s spa has a rooftop pool that showcases the city’s sights. You can then get dressed for a drink in one of the hotel’s bars, which includes the historic Great Room and a jazz club.
To Galgorm in Ballymena you can spend days in the spa village, which has a variety of features including a walled garden, assorted hot tubs by the rushing river and the Palm House conservatory, perfect for an afternoon of reading.
And if you like your hot tubs to have incredible views, book a visit to the turret Slieve Donard in County Down, which offers rugged landscapes and windswept beaches in every direction.
Here are our favorite spa hotels in Northern Ireland.