The outdoor spa where you can watch the surfers whizzing by right in front of you
Massages, facials, swimming and relaxation in a hammam… nothing beats a spa break for a totally relaxing cocooning session. Time seems to pass more slowly when we indulge in a moment of self-care at the spa. There’s no need to check those emails or make business calls, it’s all about you.
But it’s not very often that you get the chance to sit back and relax on a spa break, while getting a front row seat to some action-packed water sports. But you can do just that at The Wave Garden Spa in Snowdonia as dozens of surfers hit the waves before your eyes.
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What is the Wave Garden Spa
The Wave Garden Spa is a £1.25 million, 650 square meter luxury destination spa that opened last year and has wowed visitors with its surf lagoon views and luxurious treatments.
It is located within the grounds of the Snowdonia Adventure Park in the Conwy Valley – an award-winning adventure resort home to the world’s first indoor surfing lagoon. The spa is directly connected to the 106-room Hilton Garden Inn, one of the larger hotels in the area with contemporary design and sleek furnishings.
The Wave Garden Spa has been carefully designed to make the most of its natural resources and to complement the dreamy landscapes of Snowdonia.
Here you can listen to the relaxing sound of the waves, swim in pools fed with chemical-free water and enjoy unique cleansing and purifying treatments and relax in their heated sensory spa garden.
Inside this boutique spa, you can take a dip in the vitality waterfall pool, stretch out in the steam room, and dip your toes in bubbling pools.
The standout feature here is the outdoor hot hydrotherapy pool where you can watch the surfers ride the waves in the outdoor surf lagoon and enjoy the mountainous backdrop as well.
There are also lounge chairs, relaxation modules and fire pits outside as well as a traditional wooden sauna, a fragrant herb garden and a multipurpose relaxation area.
What treatments do they offer?
The Wave Garden Spa has partnered with marine skincare brand, Thalgo and Tribe517a range of bespoke products made in Wales from locally sourced natural ingredients, to provide a range of innovative and luxurious face and body treatments and rituals in the spa’s five beautifully decorated treatment rooms .
Choose from a range of spa treatments including facials, massages, wraps and specialty treatments such as a ‘Himalayan Salt Hammam’ and ‘Hot Wave’.
The spa offers a number of special spa packages and off-peak prices to choose from and the treatments also come with free one hour access to their ‘spa experience’.
What packages do they offer?
The Wave Garden Spa has a number of packages and deals, including a half-day spa experience costing £110-£125. With this package, you have two hours to enjoy the spa and the treatment of your choice. Includes fluffy bathrobes and towels and a pair of Wave Garden Spa flip flops to take home.
There’s also a full-day spa experience for £145-£165. With this package, you have four hours to enjoy the spa as well as your choice of treatments. Includes a two-course lunch with a glass of wine or bubbly at Zephyr’s Bar & Grill. Your package also includes fluffy bathrobes and towels, and a pair of Wave Garden Spa flip flops to take home.
For those looking for a spa break in Snowdonia, you can book a spa break from £315. This package includes one night at the Hilton Garden Inn Snowdonia, with breakfast, two spa hours and your choice of treatment. You also get Fluffy robes and towels for your use, Wave Garden Spa flip flops to take home, and lush dinner for two at the hotel’s Zephyr’s Bar & Grill. Book with Booking.com or call 01492 353 123