Getting the gift of a hotel and spa break or Afternoon Tea treat is the gift everyone would want
Christmas is a busy time of year. You almost feel the need for a holiday after the festive period. And with January being possibly the dreariest month in existence what could be a better gift than that of a hotel or spa break? And is there anything nicer to do after a day's shopping than relax with some Afternoon Tea?
Because we here at Beaut.ie are huge advocates of self-love which involves taking that little bit of time for R&R, we highly recommend looking through this list we have compiled of all the amazing hotel offers that are exceptionally hard to refuse.
Their G Hotel in Galway has a huge range of services and treatments, so you can choose from a daily pick-me-up to an overnight stay. Treatments are top class; they use therapeutic grade Espa products. All packages come with the use of the thermal suite, Espa Chocolate and Juice and use of the relaxation lounge.
Located in Co. Wexford, Monart's festive offering is not a one but a two luxurious night stay with breakfast on each morning and dinner one of the evenings. You will get full access to the extensive thermal suite and the choice of one of the following treatments: Serenity Back Massage; Lavender/Peppermint Sugar Glow; Renewing Caviar Facial; Refreshing Mini Manicure.
If you are looking for a child-free little break this Christmas, Hotel Kilkenny is the perfect getaway for you. Enjoy the two-night festive stay at Hotel Kilkenny. It's €359 per person sharing with the option to extend your stay for St Stephen's Day at €55 per person sharing. For New Year's, stay for two nights from €199 per person sharing.
The Spa at The Marker has so many amazing packages we just can't list them all. One of our favourites is a Head to Mistle-toe package which includes a customized back massage, a customized refresher facial and a relaxing foot massage. The best part, you can enjoy a post-treatment glass of bubbles in the relaxation rooms. All for €130. Available Sunday to Friday from December 1st until January 31st, 2018.
Enjoy some festive theatre - 'The Snowman' musical - and an overnight stay in the 5-star Conrad Hotel, situated right across the road from the National Concert Hall. €353.
If you are an afternoon tea fan then you will not want to miss this festive treat. The menu has been transformed into a divine seasonal experience inspired by traditional Christmas treats, childhood memories and delicious flavours. The Festive Afternoon Tea overnight experience at The Westbury includes a luxury overnight stay, Afternoon Tea for Two on The Gallery and a full Irish breakfast the following morning. Available from €380.
Sit on the banks of the river Slaney in Co.Wexford, enjoying a delicious range of sandwiches, with a wide range of festive bread and festive homemade cakes and pastries, with a glass of bubbles to wash it all down. €17 per person or €30 for two people. Prosecco Afternoon Tea from €25.50 per person sharing.
Our writer Rebecca is a Christmas worker herself and wrote about even more spa and hotel treats yesterday. If you like the idea of a luxury gift, see our selection here. And all gift ideas can be found in our handy section.