2016 Good Spa Guide Awards winners announced

The Bulgari Spa in London, Galgorm Resort & Spa in Northern Ireland and the spa at Rockliffe Hall in County Durham were among the winners of the 2016 Good Spa Guide Awards.

The awards, held on the first day of the Spa Life UK networking event on November 15th, honoured spas around the country in a range of categories. 

The awards, now in their seventh year, are divided into Regional Awards and Readers’ Choice National Awards.

The winners of the Regional Awards are crowned based on feedback from mystery visitors, known as “spa spies” while the National Awards are voted for by Good Spa Guide readers around the UK.

This year saw a record 72,000 spa goers cast their voice. The 2016 Regional Awards winners included The Bulgari Spa for Best in London, Galgorm Resort & Spa for Best Spa in Northern Ireland and Sequoia Spa at The Grove for Best Spa in the East.

Among other Regional Awards winners were Dormy House Hotel and Spa for Best Spa in the Midlands, Serenity Spa at Seaham Hall for Best Spa in the North East and Espa Life at Gleneagles for Best Spa in Scotland. 

Readers’ Choice award winners included Champneys Tiring for Best Spa for Wellness, the Day Spa at Whittlebury Hall for Best Spa for Groups, Eden Hall Day Spa for Best Spa for a Day and Rockliffe Hall for Best Spa for Luxury.

The Good Spa Guide Awards ceremony was held at the Telford International Centre events venue, which was also the setting for this year’s Spa Life UK, and were presented in association with Aromatherapy Associates.