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Devonshire Spa

Devonshire Royal Campus 1 Devonshire Road, Buxton SK17 6RY, England
+44 1298 338408
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A lovely relaxing way to spend a couple of hours

We booked an hour long treatment and were able to use all the other facilities for an hour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ValtteriKnelstrom
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East Midlands, United Kingdom
Lovely spa in historic surroundings, excellent treatments by friendly staff...but what a shame about the robes!

The Spa itself is charming, offering hydrotherapy pool, steam, sauna and a variety of massage... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LadyLouisaJones
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Southport, United Kingdom
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Devonshire Royal Campus 1 Devonshire Road, Buxton SK17 6RY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked an hour long treatment and were able to use all the other facilities for an hour beforehand, which was nice. The place is nicely equipped and my massage was very good. A great relaxing couple of hours.

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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ValtteriKnelstrom, Thanks for your feedback. I'm pleased to hear you had a great experience here with us at the Devonshire Spa and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Vicky Craig Spa Manager

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Spa itself is charming, offering hydrotherapy pool, steam, sauna and a variety of massage treatments and other related offerings. Very friendly staff managing the facility, with University of Derby Spa Management students providing excellent massage and treatments. I enjoyed a 60 minute Caudalie Divine...More

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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Louisa, Thank you for taking the time to review the Devonshire Spa. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. We appreciate all feedback and try and put your suggestions forward where possible. We hope to see you again. Kind Regards...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From start to finish this was a total shambles. I made the booking nearly 5 months earlier than the required date of 18th March for my daughter Hen Party of 14 ladies. The booking was for exclusive use of the spa from 9am - 2.30pm...More

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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sharon, Thank you for taking the time to review the Devonshire Spa. I'd like to apologise again for the error that occurred on the day of your visit. As mentioned on the day, the booking had been made back in November, by a member...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Went here with my daughter as we were staying nearby, this was a birthday treat for myself. We had the use of the spa, afternoon tea and a one hour treatment. On arrival they was a bit of confusion as we were told our afternoon...More

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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hi Carol, I'd like to start off by extending my sincerest apologies that you didn't feel that some aspects of the spa and your visit met your expectations. With regards to the pool, we were having some technical issues, so unfortunately had to close it...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I came here with my mam and we booked a spa deal which consisted of use of the spa, afternoon tea and a 1 hour treatment. On arrival we managed to get a parking space inside the dome. We were then told at reception our...More

Thank Sarah H
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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Sarah, Thanks for taking the time to offer your feedback. I'd like to start by saying that I'd like to offer our sincerest apologies for the fact that some aspects of your experience, were perhaps not up to our usual standard. We strive to...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This Spa offers great treatments for low money. It's an ideal thing to do on a rainy day (of which Buxton has some). We got massages and a Hammam treatment. Staff was very friendly and explained everything to us and asked for personal wishes etc....More

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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hi Peter, I'm pleased to hear you had such an enjoyable experience here with us and that you rate the spa so highly. We hope to see you again. Kind Regards Vicky Craig Spa Manager

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were in the area staying at a nearby hotel. We checked out the hotel spa and there was no way we were setting foot in it!! Rather disappointed, we set about trying to salvage our day (a child free break is...More

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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Dear Louise, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us so much and hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards Vicky Craig Spa Manager

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Let me start by saying i had a fantastic deep tissue massage here. That being said the spa facilities themselves were average. It was also fairly expensive, particularly given how small the spa facilities were.More

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Vicky C, Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Good evening Rubitooz, Firstly, thank you for your feedback, it is always appreciated. I'm very pleased to hear you enjoyed your massage. I am, however, sorry to hear that you weren't entirely satisfied. We have recently had a minor refurbishment, with a new sauna, steam...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

I had only massage as I need my back sorting due to pain My therapist was a lovely lady called Ashlea I asked for firm pressure and I defo got that my back feels great. Defo go again but next time use the spa The...More

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Vicky C, General Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Dear Sarah, Thanks for your feedback. We're thrilled to hear that you had such a positive experience and are feeling the benefits of the massage. We look forward to seeing you again and hope you will be using the spa next time, you'll love it....More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Attended on my birthday with my wife. She booked me a nice massage and enjoyable day. Unfortunately when she had a treatment she left a necklace in the gown pocket . When she contacted the reception they were not interested in locating the necklace and...More

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Vicky C, General Manager at Devonshire Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Dear Pat, I'm terribly sorry to hear that both you and your wife we're dissatisfied following your spa visit. I can assure you that when I took your wife's phone call initially, I explained that we would do everything we could to try and locate...More

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