Built around the Norman cathedral, a Norwich spa break has much to offer visitors, from historic sites to a vibrant foodie scene.
The first UNESCO City of Literature in England, this is very much a city of stories. It’s where the first book in English by a woman and the first provincial newspaper were published. It has an ongoing, rich tradition of literature. Maybe you will feel inspired?
Arguing that it’s one of the UK’s best-preserved historic cities, heritage is evident at every turn. It’s also the only city in a National Park - the Norfolk Broads. Roam cobbled streets to find museums, theatres and ancient pubs, explore the flourishing arts, music and cultural scene, lots of shops and the largest permanent undercover market in Europe.
Food is a big deal here, stemming from the surrounding area. Samphire from the tidal salt marshes in north Norfolk, locally grown asparagus and potatoes, salt marsh lamb and beef from Blakeney - to name a few. Restaurants in Norwich take great pride in serving up the regional fare.
Amongst the Norwich day spas is Bannatyne Norwich - perfect for relaxed spa days with friends. Sprowston Manor is also a nearby Norwich spa hotel, which offers a warm welcome and plenty of space to enjoy special occasions with friends.
For those who want to stay a little further into the countryside, The Ickworth is an adult sanctuary in the spa combined with a luxury, family-friendly hotel. Equally, the Edwardian country house, Imagine Spa at Orton Hall Hotel, is a tranquil destination with plenty of space to unwind.