Picturesque Lake District Spa Wins National Spa Award

The luxurious Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa located within the Borrowdale Valley added yet another award to its trophy cabinet on Monday 3rd July winning ‘Best Spa Garden’, beating eight world-class spas from around the country, at the 2023 Good Spa Guide Awards.

Finalists were announced earlier in the year and the stunning Falls Spa was shortlisted for the accolade up against 8 other scenic spa gardens across the UK.

Contenders for this category, which was sponsored by Sothys, were selected on the exquisiteness of their outdoor garden spaces and after a rigorous voting campaign, the Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa triumphed receiving an overwhelming number of votes; outperforming its competitors.

“I feel truly blessed to be able to work at such a beautiful spa destination and I am so pleased that our lovely hotel is getting the recognition it deserves” said Cara Thompson, Spa Manager at The Falls Spa.

“The setting is completely idyllic, and the spa garden has been specially designed to enhance our guests’ feelings of tranquility from the moment they arrive, to the moment they leave. The garden truly is a sight to behold”

The 2023 Good Spa Guide Awards ceremony took place at the Cotswold Water Park Hotel with comedian and actress Jayde Adams hosting. The annual awards ceremony celebrates the finest spas and hotels across the UK, making it one of the nation’s most prestigious spa awards.

The Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa, part of the Lake District Hotels group, is a luxurious 4-star Lake District spa hotel nestled within the picturesque Borrowdale Valley, close to the market town of Keswick. The hotel and spa are completely immersed in nature; surrounded by striking mountains, Derwentwater lake, luscious forest and the hotel even has an iconic water fall on site.

The state-of-the-art spa facilities have been expertly designed so guests can unwind while appreciating the beauty of the countryside. Examples of which include a 16-metre heated outdoor hydrotherapy pool and a glass-fronted Finnish Sauna.

The hotel also boasts an impressive selection of expert spa treatments, using the finest quality products from Scottish skincare brand ishga and British skincare staple, Elemis.

The Falls Spa is open daily, offering relaxing spa days and luxury spa treatments. Guests can check availability for all spa experiences or make a booking by visiting

Birds eye view of the Falls Spa & award-winning Spa Gardens
Birds eye view of the Falls Spa & award-winning Spa Gardens