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Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa

5 Royal Baths Parliament Street, Harrogate HG1 2WH, England
+44 1423 556746
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Fabulous relaxation and recovery

We were visiting for the first time after spending several years attending the annual hockey... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LucyT_G
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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Beautifully restored Victorian spa

A treat to spend a session relaxing in the beautiful spa - loved the wood panelling and coloured... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ChelseaD51
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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Set in Harrogate - the UK's most popular Spa Town, visit the Turkish Baths and Spa to unwind your mind and invigorate your body. The Harrogate Turkish Baths are a fully restored Victorian Turkish Baths providing a unique heritage site and relaxing sanctuary from the outside world. Choose from a wide variety of spa treatments or just spend time unwinding in the beautiful heat and steam rooms and feel the stresses and strains of life just melt away. With friends, loved ones or on your own, a visit to The Harrogate Turkish Baths is a small slice of heaven!
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 8:30 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5 Royal Baths Parliament Street, Harrogate HG1 2WH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were visiting for the first time after spending several years attending the annual hockey festival. We all had an amazing time. The hockey players found it certainly helped and I found it helped with my medical problems. Definitely will be going again. Just hope...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A treat to spend a session relaxing in the beautiful spa - loved the wood panelling and coloured tiles. Quite different to a modern spa and very simple but relaxing and lovely to see the elegance of the town’s heritage. Do brave the plunge pool,...More

Thank ChelseaD51
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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your feedback! Its great to hear you enjoyed your time with us at The Turkish Baths. It's brilliant that our heritage has shone through for you and that you appreciated the difference and uniqueness compared to a lot of modern spa's. As...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of history and really interesting to experience the baths in their original form. Staff were very friendly and towels were included. The rooms were very very hot - can be uncomfortable if you aren't used to it. I would say that paying to use...More

Thank EE15
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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your experience with us and appreciated the heritage of The Turkish Baths and how we have maintained it to replicate their original form. We are very proud of our team at The Turkish Baths and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely way to spend an afternoon. Started with neck, shoulder and back massage. Very relaxing. Followed was some time spent in a very nice quiet jacuzzi area. Our experience of the spa was not what we were expecting at all. Amazing traditional building. 3 saunas,...More

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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed the unique surroundings of the Turkish Baths and managed to utilise all the facilities available to compliment your time in the baths themselves. It really is the perfect way to spend a few hours, especially...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two friends and I booked the Turkish Baths experience package for £95 which was great value. We got over two hours use of the baths, which is a really beautiful, original building with gorgeous tiling, floor mosaics etc. then we had use of the jacuzzi...More

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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are really pleased you enjoyed your time with us at The Turkish Baths and left feeling thoroughly relaxed and pampered! It's great to hear that you managed to utilise all the facilities on offer, it truly is the best...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a quiet Saturday morning, and were lucky enough to have only quiet individuals, couples and a small group of ladies to share the space with. Given that that facilities aren't particularly big, the staff there do a good job of keeping the...More

Thank Christophe D
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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us at The Turkish Baths - albeit not quite what you expected! As you quite rightly point out, we do manage all sessions to ensure they are not overloaded and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Old Turkish baths lovely to look at. Enjoyed the hot rooms steam room and plunge pool. Nice to relax on beds at the end.More

Thank JoL10
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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and made the most of the beautiful surroundings. Its great to hear that you braved the plunge pool to compliment your time in the heat rooms, it really...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't get chance to experience the full baths but the group of friends I attended with enjoyed the experience. I had a treatment and I was extremely happy wig the treatment. All the staff were polite professional and helpful. The food however could have...More

Thank 23charlieb
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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us at The Turkish Baths. Its usual for people to have not managed to try a treatment rather than the baths on a visit but its great to hear...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Baths as part of my birthday weekend. It was amazing to see such history we were shown round by Bob he was charming and knowledgeable. We expected hot tubs and swimming pools but this was not the case but well worth a...More

Thank Mpa88
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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to The Turkish Baths and that it was a welcome part of your birthday weekend. As a traditional Victorian Turkish Baths we do not offer the same facilities you would maybe receive in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to the baths on a regular basis during the winter months for ten years. We have noticed that they have recently changed their session schedules which doesn’t work and makes you feel rushed and overcrowded. Also, because it was my birthday...More

Thank sealmachine
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Mason556746, Manager at Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. Its disappointing to hear of your experience with us and I would appreciate the opportunity to investigate this in more detail. Unfortunately we can't do this through this platform as I don't have all your details. If you would please...More

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emelvi
17 April 2018|
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Response from Mason556746 | Property representative |
Hi, As John W has said above, the minimum age to attend the Turkish Baths is 16. We don't have any facilities on site to cater for children whilst you use the facilities so you would have to make alternate... More
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spud19722014
3 April 2018|
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Hi, There is a tour most Wednesday mornings. This starts at 9pm and gives you a tour of the Turkish Baths with a guide who explains the history and heritage of the site. Its a great insight into the history of the building... More
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Hannah W
4 March 2018|
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Hi, there is no parking but plenty of on street parking nearby. Alternatively, the Jubilee multi storey car park is 3 minutes walk away. It is visible on all major roads into Harrogate on the information signposts.
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