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3 Retreat Days at Matfen Hall spa to warm you up this autumn

Think countryside views, luxurious treatments and Champagne afternoon tea, escape from everyday life at The Retreat inside Matfen Hall.

Written by Rachael Nichol
Published 04.10.2023

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Nestled in the heart of the Northumberland countryside and set in over 300 acres of enchanting parkland and rich in heritage, Matfen Hall is the perfect luxury, rural retreat to escape from everyday life.

Inside the grand countryside hotel, you’ll find Matfen Hall spa – The Retreat. This idyllic spa is uniquely focused on your individual wellbeing and self-care goals to take some time to pause, rewind and restart.

Immerse yourself in unique experiences that can’t be found anywhere else and indulge in a true state of calm, reflection and serenity – don’t we all need those zen vibes during these dull autumn days?

Whether you need to de-stress, recharge and restore a balanced state of mind, have a relaxing massage finished off with luxury Champagne afternoon tea or choose to slip into the jacuzzi for an hour of peace and quiet, step into your own haven of tranquillity with a visit to The Retreat.

MATFEN HALL RETREAT DAYS

What makes Matfen Hall’s Retreat Days stand out is that they can be completely tailored to the individual needs of your mind, body and spirit. It’s because of this philosophy and focus on the mind, body and spirit that The Retreat works with like-minded, world-renowned luxury partners – Germaine de Capuccini and Natura Bissé – to provide exceptional treatments and rituals to invigorate the soul and benefit the body.

THE HALF DAY RETREAT

Price: £90 per person

Available: Between 10am – 2pm or 2pm – 6pm, Monday to Friday

Indulge each one of your senses and immerse yourself in a state of total wellbeing with The Half Day Retreat experience. You’ll be welcomed by a drink on arrival, before relaxing into your chosen 30-minute Mini Marvels Treatment.

Following your luxury experience, you’ll be invited to enjoy a decadent Afternoon Tea or three-course seasonal Lunch in the Lounge of The Retreat, before choosing to spend the rest of your morning or afternoon relaxing with full use of the pool, jacuzzi, sauna and steam room.

Includes:

  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • 30-minute Mini Marvel Treatment
  • Afternoon tea or three-course lunch in the Lounge of The Retreat
  • Full use of the pool and experience areas
  • Complimentary robes and slippers

Choice of 30-minute treatments:

  • Skin Drench Hydration Face Therapy
  • De-Stress Face Therapy
  • Pollution Defence Face Therapy
  • Dreamy Leg Therapy
  • Baobab Tranquil Scalp Massage
  • Matfen Hall Luxury Arm Scrub and Massage
  • Rose Quartz Collagen Eye and Lip Treatment

THE RETREAT DAY

Price: £160 per person

Available: Between 10am – 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Transport yourself into a unique state of calm and tranquillity as part of the afternoon tea or three-course lunch experience. You’ll be greeted with a drink on arrival before being shown to one of the treatment rooms where a therapist will help you relax into your chosen Natura Bissé or Germaine de Capuccini treatment.

Following your luxury experience, you’ll be invited to enjoy afternoon tea or a three-course lunch in the Lounge of The Retreat, before spending the rest of the afternoon as you please. Slip into the pool, relax in the jacuzzi and re-energise in the sauna and steam room.

Includes:

  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • A Germaine de Capuccini or Natura Bissé Face or Body Treatment
  • Afternoon tea or three-course lunch in the Lounge of The Retreat
  • Full use of the pool and experience areas
  • Complimentary robes and slippers

Choice of 60-minute treatments:

  • Phytocare Baobab Body Massage
  • Cinnamon Warming Body Massage
  • Mediterranean Candle Massage
  • Matfen Hall Bespoke Detox and Pollution Defence Body Massage
  • De-Stress Face Therapy
  • Citrus Essence Vitamin C Boost Face Therapy
  • Pollution Defence Face Therapy
  • Purexpert Re-Balance Face Therapy

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THE RITUAL RETREAT DAY

Price: £200 per person

Available: Between 10am – 6pm, Monday to Sunday

Tailored to your individuality and wellbeing, The Ritual Retreat Day is the ultimate indulgent experience. You’ll arrive for a welcome drink and consultation with one of the therapists, before embarking on a journey of relaxation during your 90-minute ritual. Here, you’ll fall into a state of total serenity as the therapists will ease away your stresses and target your problem areas.

Then, you’ll enjoy a delicious three-course lunch or afternoon tea served in the Lounge of The Retreat, before choosing to spend the rest of your afternoon relaxing by the pool, immersed in the jacuzzi and unwind in the sauna and steam room.

Includes:

  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • Afternoon tea or three-course lunch in the Lounge of The Retreat
  • Full use of the pool and experience areas
  • Complimentary robes and slippers

Choice of 90-minute treatments:

  • Warming Mediterranean and Rose Skin-Zen Body and Face Ritual
  • Radiance Boost in Dreamland
  • Matfen Hall Detox Deluxe Ritual
  • Matfen Hall Diamond Cocoon Delight
  • Mother To Be Rituals
  • Phytocare Baobab Body Ritual
  • Citrus Essence Radiance Boost Ritual

 

MATFEN HALL, MATFEN VILLAGE, NORTHUMBERLAND NE20 0RH

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