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“Well worth a visit - treat yourself to a pamper!”

Harrogate Turkish Baths and Health Spa
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Owner description: 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!
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“Well worth a visit - treat yourself to a pamper!”
Reviewed March 17, 2013 via mobile

Surprised at other reviews about the service as everyone was very friendly from the lady on reception who clearly explained our options to the man who showed us round the baths and talked us through the process. Really enjoyed the experience and felt very relaxed after just 2 hours in the baths (could have stayed for 4 hours!).

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“Fantastic little treat”
Reviewed March 15, 2013

If in Harrogate give this a go, great way to get ready for a night out. Very relaxing and different experience.

Visited March 2013
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“Poor customer service”
Reviewed March 14, 2013

My fiance and I visited the turkish baths on valentines day. As a suprise he'd booked me in for a half hour back massage. My therapists manner was off hand and it was clear she couldn't be bothered. I told her my neck is my problem area so she suggested she split the massage- half the time on my back and then turn me over and focus on my neck. She spent 10 mins massaging my back and 3/4 mins on my neck. Less than half the time i was paying for. It was supposed to be a 30 min massage for £30 but worked out at over £2 a minute! I complained to the manager and he said he would speak to the therspist and then call me. He rang the nx day to tell me the therspist had denied cutting short my time and in fact she felt she had run over time because she had done some "extra" work on my neck. He explained that there was obviously some discrepancy over time on my part and then went silent. I filled in the awkward silence by thanking him for calling me back and we said goodbye. After I got off the phone I wished I hadn't been so polite. I felt embarrassed as if I'd been made out to he a liar. The complaints procedure and customer service was extremely poor and I certainly wouldn't book a treatment there again.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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“A must visit! Lovely afternoon”
Reviewed March 13, 2013

Words of advice - book early if you want to go on a specific date.

We visited on a Friday. Period facilities well restored. Well worth a visit but it can get busy.

The plunge pool is the biggest I have ever been to and it is VERY cold!

Visited March 2013
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“Truly unique experience! Very relaxing!”
Reviewed March 12, 2013

Excellent facility, beautifully restored and preserved. A very different experience to modern spa's and truly excellent. Very relaxing. Terrific staff, very friendly and helpful. A must visit for people going to Harrogate!

Visited March 2013
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