New Spirit Lifting Spa Treatments with Elemental Herbology at The UK’s Wine Hotel in Berkshire
7 Nov 2016
- Elemental Herbology offers natural and effective products and new treatments
- The Vineyard Spa has been awarded a five bubble rating by The Good Spa Guide
- Five-star five-bubble ‘Taste of Spa’ break including tasting dinner & Spa treatment
The Vineyard Hotel in Berkshire is the UK’s wine hotel, home to over 30,000 bottles of wine. The Vineyard is also home to a boutique spa, fittingly awarded ‘Five Bubbles’ – the highest rating – by the prestigious Good Spa Guide. With its own show stopping feature in the glass roof guests can star gaze from the elegant surroundings of the luxurious circular heated indoor swimming pool and relax in the warmth of the Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. This winter the spa unveiled a new partnership with Elemental Herbology offering a selection of new spa treatments using high performance skin and body products.
Elemental Herbology take a holistic approach to skin care and create products that are formulated around the 5 natural elements of Traditional Chinese Medicine; wood, fire, earth, metal and water. High performance products that minimise the damage caused by seasonal, lifestyle, dietary, hormonal and environmental changes. Elemental Herbology uses 100% natural products derived from herbs, flowers, minerals and natural actives which contain natural anti-oxidants, proteins and essential fatty acids that deliver visible results. Products are free from synthetic fragrance and colours, parabens, sulphates and mineral oils.
The new treatments include the Five Elemental Aroma Facial (25 mins £45 / 55 mins £70)
Bespoke to each client, The Vineyard Spa tailor a facial treatment to harmonise the Five elements and address the key underlying concerns of the skin. This transformative facial combines healing botanicals, vitamins and marine extracts to feed the skin and restore equilibrium, while creating a more vibrant and healthy complexion. Incorporating deep cleansing, exfoliation, a luxurious facial massage and nourishment, this treatment replenishes the skin giving guests immediate and long lasting results.
Other new treatments by Elemental Herbology include the popular Rejuvenating Age Support Facial (85 mins £99). This transformational facial addresses the key underlying causes of physiological ageing. By improving fine lines and wrinkles, cellular drainage, micro circulation, skin nutrition and hydration, the skin’s tone, elasticity, radiance and moisture levels are radically improved. This reviving and rejuvenating treatment begins with a deep cleanse and AHA exfoliation followed by an extensive face, throat and décolleté massage and acupressure to repair and revitalise the skin. This facial delivers both immediate and long lasting results.
The extensive list of treatments includes a selection of signature treatments (not by Elemental Herbology), many of these use the Vineyard’s exclusive Red Grape products, fragrant with sun-ripened fruit. A selection of VitaMan treatments are also available tailored specifically to men. High-end French brand Darphin has been selected for the face and body, not to mention waxing, tinting and manicures and pedicures. In addition the spa offers treatments for couples and pregnant women. The spa does not have members and is exclusively open to hotel guests only.
Signature treatments including the Red Grape Body Pampering Wrap (55 mins £70) continue the hotel’s wine theme with body brushing to help eliminate toxins, a red grape body mask, a tension releasing head massage and moisturising treatment to promote soft skin with the application of red grape cream. The Balinese Journey, (one hour 25-minutes £99) is over an hour of bliss involving rhythmic body brushing, cleansing and traditional Balinese massage to unblock channels is ideal for relaxation.
Feeling energised? There is also a Fitness Suite fully equipped with cardiovascular equipment, weights and mats. After a day at the spa return to a luxury bedroom dressed with plump pillows, crisp linens, marble bathrooms and REN amenities. Why not sit back in a bath and relax ahead of a tasting dinner by award-winning head chef Robby Jenks.
‘The Taste of Spa’ package costs £233 per person and includes an overnight stay in a Luxury Double room, full English breakfast, a five-course tasting dinner and a 55-minute spa treatment of your choice and use of the spa facilities.
The Vineyard, Stockcross, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 8JU 01635 897589
B&B priced from £247 per room per night based on two sharing including spa access