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Manicures and massage

Me and 2 friends were visiting Newcastle for the weekend for birthday celebrations. My friends... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2015
vicky m
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Fantastic spa afternoon!

My friend booked this for both of us. We had a really relaxing time and I was very impressed with... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
Helen901
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Jun 26, 2019
“I got a terrible spray tan”
Jun 26, 2019
“bad tan experience”
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Reviewed June 26, 2019

I asked for a dark tan, and what I received was green. I thought it would develop to a nice colour but I am still very pale. This was very expensive and not worth the money. Although the staff were very friendly.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019

I recently got a tan here and firstly they didn’t offer a light tan which is unfair to those who would want a lighter tan. Because of this i had no choice but to go with medium but this tan didn’t even show up and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

My friend booked this for both of us. We had a really relaxing time and I was very impressed with the overall package, the quality of the treatments and the little extras. A platter of fruit on arrival, big fluffy bathrobes and slippers, water and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Very relaxing, huge afternoon tea, good value for money. Easy to find too, as I had not previously been to the area.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Robyn d
Reviewed September 8, 2017

My partner treated me to a massage at City Retreat after finishing exams for my master's degree; I'd been looking forward to it for several stressed out weeks. Unfortunately, it was not the pampering experience I'd been hoping for as the room was unbearably noisy,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Had a fantastic afternoon in this little gem of a spa . My friend and I chose the time for me spa package and I can honestly say I had one of the best facials I've ever had. Myself and my friend have visited many...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

I booked my girlfriend a trip to City Retreat. She said it was the best experience she has ever had at a salon. She opted for the manicure and has not stopped mentioning how good it was. It put a massive smile on her face...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank georgeelliott2017
Reviewed November 3, 2015

Me and 2 friends were visiting Newcastle for the weekend for birthday celebrations. My friends boyfriend booked for surprise treatments for us all. We arrived to the salon and the lady was very friendly on greeting and offered us coffe while we waited for our...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank vicky m
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

This is a long overdue review of this amazing salon. I've been going here for a range of treatments for a number of years now and have tried many other big name spas in the area and none of these come close to City Retreat....More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank SarahT01
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

My daughter and I had the Spa experience with back massage and facial, and afternoon tea. A lovely relaxing afternoon and a fantastic massage. Staff were friendly and attentive. Will definitely be going back.

Date of experience: October 2015
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