Treat yourself to a luxurious weekend retreat

How do you fancy a spa bath made for two or cocktails at sundown against the backdrop of a beautiful sunset? Our Travel team have picked a selection of luxurious weekend retreats to give you some inspiration.

Breakfast like Royalty, Jardin Secrets, France

If violet jam served on warm croissants whilst overlooking gorgeous landscaped gardens is your idea of luxury, you’ll love Jardin Secrets.

This beautiful boutique hotel situated in the Languedoc region of France has earned a reputation for its breakfasts and its privacy - perfect if you truly want to get away from it all.

5 star bliss in Barcelona, Hotel Omm, Spain

The moment you slip on your slippers and robe at the Hotel Omm, you’ll know you’re in for a blissful experience. From the refreshing plunge pool to the rocking loungers, you’ll be in heaven for the duration of your stay.

Treatments include aromatherapy massages, a foot bath in sweet-smelling rose petals and facial treatments designed to ease away the stresses of everyday life.

Situated in the heart of Barcelona, within walking distance of La Sagrada Familia, the Hotel Omm is one of the most modern and luxurious city hotels in Europe and the perfect base for exploring all that Barcelona has to offer.

Swedish sundowners, Hotel J, Sweden

For a cocktail hour with a twist (and we’re not talking lemon or lime), head to Sweden to see the midnight sunset from the comfort of Hotel J.

This is a truly magical experience that just wouldn’t be complete without a drink in hand – their mocktails are just as good too!

Hotel J is a fabulous boutique hotel situated on the Saltsjön waterway and is famed for its wonderful views over the Baltic Sea.

The sun sets a little after midnight, leaving you plenty of time to enjoy a five-star meal and explore Stockholm before heading back to the hotel.

Italian glamour, Grand Hotel Tremezzo, Lake Como

How does a heated indoor infinity pool complete with whirlpool tub and hydro-massage jets sound? Expect this and more from a stay at Grand Hotel Tremezzo.

You can unwind in style and comfort in the lounge which benefits from panoramic floor to ceiling windows offering views over the stunning Lake Como, and the gourmet Italian cuisine in their fine dining restaurant is to die for.

You can also take advantage of the luxurious spa, which has a sauna, steam room and whirlpool. Holistic treatments such as hot stone therapy and pro-radiance facials are also available - perfect for relaxing and rejuvenating. This superb hotel really does have it all.

Take in the mountain air at the Chedi Andermatt, Switzerland

The Chedi Andermatt is where the tired and weary check in and the refreshed and ready-for-anything check out. This cosy luxury hotel is a real retreat from it all, and offers a wonderful balance of modern and traditional features. Located in the Swiss Alps, this hotel isn’t just popular with skiers, you can enjoy the beauty of the Alps all year round.

Perhaps take part in an invigorating yoga class if you’re feeling energetic, or simply enjoy an Alpine Mountain massage and a hearty dinner if pure relaxation is on your agenda. The say that variety is the spice of life and this is definitely the case at the Chedi Andermatt.

Whichever luxury break you decide to spoil yourself with this Bank Holiday, make sure you have it covered with MORE THAN Travel Insurance. Get a quote or call us on 0330 100 7825.

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