The AA Hotel & Hospitality Services has revealed the new Spa Awards Scheme with a list of the top 45 spas in the UK and one in Lancashire made the cut.

The AA Spa Awards unveil the best spa facilities in the UK as the AA inspectors have identified the best experiences across the country.

Hotels with an AA Best UK Spas are considered exceptional and exemplary spas delivering outstanding wellness experiences while those with an AA Recommended Spa award demonstrate a quality spa provision with high standards of customer care and cleanliness.

The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village is the only Lancashire spa to feature in the list.

Lancashire Telegraph: The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village has been praised on Tripadvisor tooThe Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village has been praised on Tripadvisor too (Image: Tripadvisor)

You can see all the winners via the AA website.

What did the AA Spa Awards say about The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village?

The Spa Hotel at Ribby Hall Village has been described as a “stunning modern hotel perfect for relaxing spa breaks” by an AA inspector.

It is located in Wrea Green and its “luxurious bedrooms” were praised.

The inspector added: “Set in 100 acres of rolling countryside, Ribby Hall is a tranquil and relaxing place to stay. The luxurious bedrooms are comfortable and come in a range of sizes.

“The spa is very much the focus here, offering guests a wide selection of treatments, spa breaks and their signature Aqua Thermal Journey.

“Food is another highlight, whether eaten in The Orangery restaurant or any of the nine outlets within the village.”

The hotel has received awards, accolades and welcome schemes including 4 Star Hotel, AA Best UK Spa and 2-Rosette restaurant.

Simon Numphud, Managing Director at AA Media, said: "We are thrilled to unveil this scheme, which not only celebrates the best spas in the UK but also benchmarks the industry.

"Joining the spa award is an opportunity for hotels to showcase their excellent spa facilities and attract guests seeking the utmost in relaxation and luxury." 

It has also received praise on Tripadvisor with a 4.5 rating from 1,479 reviews.

Recommended reading:

One reviewer said: “A truly wonderful reset,recharge and switch off experience for all walks of life. Set in a beautifully clean and well serviced building, all the staff are lovely and will help with anything you need throughout your stay.

"The Orangery is exceptional food , a little hint of fine dining .”

Another said: “Fabulous overnight stay with dinner, bed & breakfast with access to thermaspa and treatments. Value for money, excellent food, fabulous staff and beautiful spa. Had a back massage which was great. Stayed with two friends- we had a lovely suite. Can’t recommend enough”