Down Hall Hotel and Spa - Pilates and Yoga Experiences

At a glance

  • Hotel spa

    Hotel Spa

    A historic country house hotel, Down Hall Hotel and Spa is an elaborate hotel with separate spa and leisure facilities that include a gym, hydrotherapy pool, sauna, steam room and plenty of space outdoors for tennis and meditative walks.

  • Location


    Down Hall Hotel and Spa sits on the Hertfordshire and Essex border in Hatfield Heath just 45 minutes from central London.

  • Scenery

    Scenic Location

    The hotel sits in 110 acres of grounds in the Hertfordshire countryside including woodland, parkland and landscaped gardens. There is space within the grounds for croquet and giant chess or simply enjoying the beautiful environment.

  • Romantic


    The hotel dates back to 1322 and with its Italianate details makes for a wonderfully romantic place to stay. Combined with the wellbeing components of a White Calm Retreat, it fuses quality time with a loved one and feel good factor.


Matching Road, Hatfield Heath, Essex
CM22 7AS

Spa & Leisure

Down Hall offers guests space for complete relaxation as well as leisure activities. The beautiful grounds lend themselves beautifully to gentle exercise, complete with two tennis courts or good old fashioned croquet. Inside there is a new gym complete with all the cardio and weight training equipment you could need as well as an adjoining sauna and steam room facility to unwind in afterwards.

The Eden Spa sits separately to the gym in the hotel grounds - a contemporary space dedicated to wellbeing, with a wet spa area complete with a hydrotherapy pool maintained at 36 degrees to soothe aches and pains, as well as a sauna. Outside there is a fenced area with relaxation beds positioned under a grand fir tree, and there are four treatment rooms including one double where therapists ESPA products in body treatments, Jessica Nails for manicures and pedicures, and Mii Cosmetics for make-up.

Hotel & Accommodation

One of England’s most established country house hotels, Down Hall Hotel and Spa sits on the Hertfordshire and Essex border in Hatfield Heath just 45 minutes from central London, and is a luxurious and architecturally inspiring location surrounded by 110 acres of woodland, parkland and landscaped gardens. Dating back to 1322, its Italianate details remain intact, while 98 luxurious rooms and suites reflect the grandeur, elegance and character of this historic property. Classic and Executive bedrooms are spacious and comfortable, whilst Feature Rooms benefit from luxurious pencil beds and views towards the landscaped gardens.

The hotel’s restaurant award winning AA Rosette, Grill Room restaurant, which serves seasonal dishes from a modern English menu prepared with ingredients sourced from their own vegetable garden. Traditional English afternoon tea can be taken in the Lounge or Ibbetson’s Tea Lounge, during summer months Down Hall can also prepare a picnic for you to take in the picturesque grounds.