Space to Revive- The Headland Hotel & Headland Spa Offer Ultimate Relaxation
23 Feb 2015
- Surrounded on three sides by the sea, wake up to the sound of the Atlantic Ocean
- AFYNA organic Cornish skincare range including treatments to enhance sleep
- Beds by Hypnos, a brand renowned for supplying beds to the British Royal Family
- Hit the waves with Surf Sanctuary experiencing a one-on-one surf lesson from Fistral Beach
- Feel ‘Gorgeously Green’ with The Headland’s ethos to protect the Cornish landscape
At The Headland, which sits on Fistral Beach, guests literally see and hear the ocean on their doorstep. The 3,000 miles of Atlantic Ocean surrounding The Headland on three sides defines this stunning part of Cornwall, ideal for a reviving break away from all stresses. The Headland Spa covering an area of around 8880 sq ft features six luxury spacious treatment rooms, a couples treatment room with its own hydrotherapy bath and a rhassoul mud room. The award winning Headland Spa facing the ocean is also home to a restaurant and guests can walk directly from spa to sand.
The Headland Spa, Cornwall’s largest and only ‘Five Bubble’ rated spa offers a wide selection of treatments that enhance relaxation and help remove stress from mind and body. AFYNA, a Cornish Spa brand uses groundbreaking product formulations including certified organic ingredients combined with powerful bio-extracts such as hyaluronic acid and lupine peptides across its products and treatments. AFYNA is expertly hand blended in Cornwall. Lucy Mingo, The Headland Spa’s manager has selected two treatments to enhance a good night’s sleep and general relaxation:
Ultimate Relaxation by AFYNA- Select an oil from AFYNA’s body range to be used during a flowing and rhythmic back, neck and shoulder massage. A rejuvenating facial follows. 75 minutes £85.00
Radiant & Relaxed by AFYNA- A relaxing massage combined with an enlivening head to toe exfoliation leaving the body relaxed and the skin pristine and polished. A mini facial cleanses and hydrates, while a head massage clears and calms. 75 minutes £85.00
Whilst at The Headland Spa guests can further relax in the heated pool with a jet stream and bubble seats, Swedish sauna, Cornish salt steam room, aromatherapy showers and a hot tub. Several coastal beach walking routes are also available from The Headland Spa, guests walk from the spa onto Fistral Beach where a number of coastal walks refresh the mind.
Returning to ocean facing bedrooms with windows that open up to the sound of the Atlantic Ocean, guests can retreat to beds that make sleep seamless. The Headland’s beds are by Hypnos. With over 100 years of bed making experience, Hypnos’ philosophy focuses on the pursuit of perfection and the delivery of a deep, energising night’s sleep, helping to fulfil dreams for a healthy life.
For an adventure on the beach, a one-on-one surf lesson with The Headland’s surf school Surf Sanctuary is the answer. Surfing is the quintessential Cornish ocean sport. Fistral Beach is widely regarded as one of Europe’s finest surfing beaches, and it’s the perfect place to start a surfing adventure with Surf Sanctuary’s Dom Moore. No one ever forgets their first surf session; fresh salty air, sand between the toes, rushing Atlantic surf, and that post-surf afterglow. Surf Sanctuary’s surfing coaches will tailor the lesson to the guest’s needs; surfing is among the most accessible sports going, and it has been known to change lives forever. A 2.5 hour lesson is priced from £80.00.
The Headland feel strongly about preserving the naturally beautiful, wild and windswept landscape that surrounds it. The family run hotel have for many years helped keep Cornwall a beautiful place and initiatives include; Conservation work with an optional guest contribution to the National Trust of £1 which has helped improve access between Bedruthan Steps and Holywell Bay. Earlier this year The Headland presented the National Trust with a cheque for £13,000. The Headland Hotel buy locally, celebrating local Cornish produce whilst supporting sustainable practices in farming and fishing. A hotel this big requires ongoing renovation and The Headland operate a Free-cycle & Re-use policy offering all furniture, beds, baths and loos to local charities. Recycling is conducted throughout the hotel and glass, plastic, cardboard, paper, tins, cans and food waste are all sorted.
The Headland monitor waste recycling to ensure they are always thinking about the environment. In the operation of the business during 2010 The Headland generated 707 cubic yards of waste for disposal; 385 cubic yards were diverted from landfill to recycling, 183 cubic yards of this was food waste which went to anaerobic digestion and helped produce electricity for 20,000 homes. The Headland is a member of the ‘Green Tourism Business Scheme’ helping to focus on how best to operate the business in a sustainable manner whilst minimising the impact on the environment.
Revive every part of mind and body at the award winning The Headland.
http://www.headlandhotel.co.uk Fistral Beach, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1EW
01637 872211 twitter @HeadlandHotel
B&B priced from £89 per night based on two sharing