from £69.50
per person (min 2)

Lifehouse Spa & Hotel

8.0 Very Good 60 customer reviews

Safe Hands For Cancer Accredited

Spa and hotel facilities

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    Enjoying views of the lake, the spa café, restaurant and bar areas offer a variety of meals and snacks that have been carefully designed.

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    Scenic Location

    There are twelve acres of listed gardens designed by Lord and Lady Byng, who bought nearby manor house Thorpe Hall in 1913.

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    Adults Only

    Ideal for couples, the spa also includes a Hidden Sanctuary which has a private pool, dual treatment room, and a sleep pod for two.
    Adult Only: This is an over-18s only venue, perfect for a grown-up getaway.

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    Accessible Spa

    Facilities include four bedrooms with disabled access and adapted bathrooms including twin and double rooms; vibrating pillows for guests with hearing problems in case of emergency; accessible changing areas in spa, and adjustable treatment beds.
    Carers are invited to accompany guests and use the facilities free of charge Monday-Thursday (spa days only).

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    Health Spa Venue

    It is hard to separate the hotel and the spa – they have all been designed with user friendly cohesion in mind.
    Facilities include: hydro pool, salt room, sauna, steam room, scented experience shower, plunge pool and exercise pool.

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    Safe Hands for Cancer

    Accredited by the SATCC and part of the Safe Hands for Cancer Collection, this spa welcomes people living with or beyond cancer and offers a number of specialist trained therapists.

Spa & Leisure

The Lifehouse ethos stems from the wisdom of their resident naturopath and her specialist team, so there is a synergy between the treatments, food and therapies. Facilities, which are lined on one side by a glass wall – perfectly positioned to enjoy a view of the setting sun, include a hydro pool, salt room, sauna, steam room, scented experience shower, plunge pool and exercise pool, while on the first floor there is also a dedicated manicure and pedicure room, and a relaxation room.

The gym meanwhile focuses on the power of the body – so beside the treadmills and such there is TRX training, kettle bells and cable machines – as well as trim trails outside. Of course none of this would be complete without a few treatments, and using Clarins, Elemis, Biotec, Natural Spa Factory, Made for Life (Formally Spiezia) and OPI, Lifehouse showcases everything from massages and facials to reflexology, shiatsu, myotherapy, energy healing, and also consultations on nutrition, detox and weight loss.

Hotel & Accommodation

Built amongst the foundations of Thorpe Hall, the 19th century home of Lord and Lady Byng; the hotel is a fusion of ultra contemporary design fused with the red brick of original outhouses and surrounded by 130 acres of garden. The rooms themselves are unequivocally modern – invariably looking out onto the gardens.

There is a main Lifehouse restaurant, the spa café, and a bar area – all of which look out onto the character defining gardens complete with fruit trees and a lily-filled lake; and while nutrition is considered with health in mind, it is not to the detriment of taste and there is no pressure to eschew indulgence. Cocktails, desserts – it’s all available, and it’s all fresh, and if you so choose – in keeping with your spa package as well.


Lifehouse Spa & Hotel, Frinton Road, Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex,

If driving to Lifehouse please use Sat Nav postode CO16 0JF

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