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From Edinburgh Castle to the port of Leith, you’ll find grand spa hotels across this beautiful city. Many luxury hotels in the city centre have indulgent spas in-house where you can enjoy treatments, including:
However, if you’re looking to escape the city centre altogether, the MacDonald Cardona Hotel is perfect. Nestled in the Pentland Hills, this luxury spa offers a range of pamper packages ranging from single treatments to full-blown blissful weekends.
One of the many joys of living in a capital city is the many different types of massages on offer. In Edinburgh’s best spas, you can enjoy:
Choosing the right massage is important to ensure that you come out feeling fresh, rejuvenated and relaxed. Check out our massage guide for more information.
A facial is a beauty treatment which focuses on the skin on your face. Different types of facials can be used to get specific results – such as reducing fine lines, clearing away dead cells and nourishing your skin.
A variety of techniques, products and equipment are also used, depending on the type of facial you choose. These can include:
Often, you’ll find a range of other beauty treatments on offer too. Complement your glowing skin with freshly painted nails or luscious eyelash extensions. You can find all sorts of amazing beauty deals in Edinburgh.
Checking into a day spa gives your mind and body some much-needed downtime. The Herald reports extensive health benefits, including:
You can reap even more benefits from other treatments. For example, a body scrub will exfoliate dead skin and clear your pores, and a hot-stone massage will use the power of warmth to target problem areas and put the skip back in your step.
Over two levels, Blythswood Square Spa is a veritable wonderland of spa experiences all conducive to the ultimate in de-stressing, detoxifying and pampering the mind, body and soul.
Overwhelmed by that menu of spa treatments? We're here to help you figure out what to expect during a European facial, brazilian wax, or body wrap.