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Drift away with First Great Western to a top spa destination

Cleanse body and soul with a relaxing trip to one of the many spa resorts on our network. Check out First Great Western’s cheap train fares when planning your getaway.  

1. Celtic Manor Resort 
As well as offering first class hotel accommodation, fine dining and a top golf course, Celtic Manor Resort is the perfect destination for an indulgent weekend spa trip. Contemporary therapies, including manicures, hydrotherapy and all kinds of massages, are performed in relaxing treatment rooms. 
Get there: Take FGW train to Newport

2. Thermae Bath Spa 
Enjoy Britain’s only natural thermal waters, just as the Romans did well over 1,000 years ago. The spa is situated right in the heart of the World Heritage city of Bath, and offers naturally mineral-rich waters and a range of spa treatments, including hot stones therapy, hydro massages and body wraps. And remember, if you want to indulge in some retail or gastro therapy on your city break (food therapy’s a thing, right?), check out the fantastic discounts available exclusively for FGW passengers.
Get there: Take FGW train to Bath

3. Chapel Spa 
After Bath, Cheltenham is perhaps the best-known spa town in the UK. At Chapel Spa you can get down to some serious pampering, with a number of unique treatments, including a range of facials, wraps and exfoliations and massages, as well as maternity spa treatments. 
Get there: Take FGW train to Cheltenham Spa

4. The Cornwall hotel Spa and Estate 
Near the town of St Austell, the Cornwall Hotel is relaxing by nature, with a manicure bar, juice bar, infinity swimming pool, sauna and aroma steam room. Up to three-night spa packages are available, including accommodation, meals and a range of daily treatments.
Get there: Take FGW train to St Austell

5. Buff Urban Spa Day 
Right in the heart of Taunton, Buff Urban Spa offers a range of indulgent holistic spa treatments, including a full body wet-room exfoliation therapy. If you’re travelling with a partner, why not make the most of the Two Together Railcard? Get 1/3 off rail fares for just £30 per year 
Get there: Take FGW train to Taunton