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.
9. New York Public Library, near Richmond, North Yorkshire
Art meets nature at this stunning getaway home that sleeps up to eight guests. As well as the artwork on the walls, including some Damien Hirst pieces no less, you can explore the acres of private woodland before unwinding in the garden hot tub. Its name is a nod to the owner's nearby home, a deconsecrated former church, part of which is based on the old public library in York.
10. Seaham Hall
For pure indulgence, try Seaham Hall's Garden Suite with wood fired hot tub. Enjoy a stay in a beautifully bold room with use of your own private hot tub.
Photo: Charlie Coleman
11. Millfield Barn, Richmond, North Yorkshire
Explore the Dales from this picture perfect two-bedroom holiday cottage. At the end of the day, sink into the outside hot tub in the private garden.
12. Crab and Lobster, Thirsk
Famed for it food, as well as its hot tubs, Crab and Lobster is another getaway site with real personality. Hot tub suites are themed around everything from the Taj Mahal to Lake Como and the famous Raffles in Singapore, meaning you can travel the world without leaving North Yorkshire.
Photo: Crab and Lobster