Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and if your mum is the kind of selfless person who looks after everybody all year round, you will want to thank her with something extra special. The different spa days available in London listed are for all the extraordinary mums who deserve some luxury – and will make this Mother’s Day one she will never forget.
- The Dorchester Spa – for the classically glamorous mum
The iconic name of the Dorchester is reflected in the Art Deco glamour in the spa interior and the range of extravagant treatments. How about the Carol Joy London 24 carat gold and collagen facial to revitalise, lift and tone, where 24 carat gold leaf is applied and massaged into the skin. Or how about the Carol Joy London Caviar and Collagen Cocoon – a deep treatment to leave skin glowing. Your mum can also take advantage of the aromatic steam rooms.
- Cowshed at Shoreditch House – for the trendy, fashion conscious mum
A spa day at Cowshed at Shoreditch House will be sure to impress the hippest of mums. Treat her to an LED facial in the Light Room or an evening primrose body wrap for the ultimate pamper. This spa doesn’t just offer juices – you can even treat her to a sneaky glass of champagne.
- The Lanesborough Club & Spa – for the up-to-date, au fait mum
If your mum keeps abreast of the latest spa news she will know that The Lanesborough Club & Spa was awarded the World’s Best New Hotel Spa 2017 at the World Spa Awards, so the thrill of going here will be sure to impress her. Treat her to La Prairie Swiss Bliss Dream a three-hour facial and massage. The customised facials are curated by famous skin guru Anastasia Achilleos. While your mum is relaxing in her robe the spa, a butler will press her clothes and polish her shoes if she so wishes.
- Como Shambhala Urban Escape at the Metropolitan hotel – for the bohemian and spiritual mum
This is a spa that will treat your mum’s psychological wellness as well as the physical. Not only can she indulge in traditional spa treatments, but there are also visiting experts in yoga, reiki, reflexology and healing. You can even pay for your mum to have a session with Susan King – an intuitive counsellor who has a celebrity following that includes Oprah Winfrey.
- The Berkeley Health Club & Spa – for the chic and stylish mum
The Berkeley’s rooftop spa will make your mum feel like she is a million miles away from London. If she is lucky enough to arrive on a sunny day, the spa’s rooftop pool will come into its own as she can recline on a white cushioned sun lounger and sip champagne in style.
Luxurious Mother’s Day activities
If you feel that your mum would prefer something different from the spa experience, but just as special and luxurious, check out some more ideas below:
- A helicopter tour
A luxurious private helicopter tour of London will literally sweep your mum off her feet! She will take in all the sights the capital has to offer including the London Eye and the Shard on the unforgettable trip of a lifetime this Mother’s Day. After she lands you can head to the bar for a glass or two of champagne. You mum will be blown away that you bought this incredible experience just for her.
- A chocolate experience
Recreate the film Chocolat for your mum with this truly indulgent treat – you can book a chocolate-making session with Hotel Chocolat. Your mum can also learn more about chocolate and the chocolatier will teach your mum about the different flavours of chocolate while she sips a glass of bubbly. Of course, there are also chocolate tasting sessions for the ultimate chocolate connoisseur! Your mum will then receive a goody bag to take home with her.
- The ultimate Mother’s Day afternoon tea
Afternoon tea at The Ritz is one of the most impeccable delicacies which will be sure to delight your mum. The Ritz are offering a special Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea which includes a glass of Ritz Rose Champagne, along with the famous French pastries and dainty sandwiches. You mum will also enjoy scones fresh from the oven, with lashings of the best strawberry jam and Cornish clotted cream. Your mum will also take home an exclusive Mother’s Day gift courtesy of The Ritz.
- Design her own perfume
The Experimental Perfume Club is a fragrance laboratory and perfume creation studio where your mum can create her own signature scent to take home. She can have a one-to-one session with a perfumier with a bespoke workshop using their complete library of fragrances. When people ask her what perfume she is wearing, she can tell them she made it as a Mother’s Day gift.
- A flower school workshop
Book your mum a class session at The Flower Appreciation Society where she can learn how to make some stunning flower arrangements. Alternatively you can treat her to a 1:1 session. The Flower Appreciation Society calls their sessions ‘flower therapy’ as they say they are relaxing and restorative.