If you fancy getting away from it all and taking the plunge with a hot tub break, we’ve rounded up some of the best the North East and surrounding area has to offer, in no particular order. Prices vary according to the time of week and amount of people booking, check individual websites for rates.
5. Rockliffe Hall, Hurworth on Tees, Darlington
For true five star luxury book a break at Rockliffe Hall and indulge in its award-winning spa facilities. Make sure to book the spa garden for ultimate tranquility.
6. Wigwam cabins, Richmondshire
Set within a disused quarry in Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, Wigwam Cabins have wood fired hot tubs, allowing you to soak your cares and worries away whilst watching the wind in the treetops above you. Other facilities include fully fitted kitchenette, en-suite wet room, sleep 5 and dog friendly with fire pits and wide open safe spaces for the kids.
7. Kielder Lodges, Northumberland
For Scandi style in the heart of Kielder, book one its the self-catering hot tub lodges. Enjoy some of the best night skies in Britain as you sink back in your hot tub with a view. It's also the perfect place to unwind after a day of water sports on the reservoir or hiking in the forest.
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8. South Causey Inn, Stanley, County Durham
For something completely different, try South Causey Inn's deluxe hot tub rooms, each with its own unique design. There's even a 1960s double decker bus which has been converted into accommodation with its own private hot tub.
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