Artists impression - Spa 3A LEADING North East hotel has teamed up with an award-winning spa brand to provide treatments for their guests.

Ramside Hall Hotel, County Durham will be opening its state-of-the-art spa in spring 2015 and has announced its plans to use the luxury ESPA range of products for all of its facial and body treatments.

The spa is part of a £16m investment at the hotel which has included the upgrading of its golf course and the creation of an additional 47 deluxe rooms.

It includes 12 therapy rooms where ESPA treatments will be carried out, a 25m long pool, a hydrotherapy pool and a range of saunas and steam rooms and a Rasul mud chamber.

ESPA, created in 1993 by Susan Harmsworth MBE, has won more than 170 awards and accolades in the last three years. Widely regarded as experts in their field, ESPA are one of the world’s leading spa treatment and skincare brands.

“We did a lot of research before deciding which company to partner with for the spa,” said Anthony Woodhouse, General Manager for Spa and Leisure at Ramside Hall.

“We were so impressed with ESPA’s product range and its reputation that we realised this would be a perfect fit for us.”

Paula Perkins, Director of Spa Development at ESPA International said the company was delighted to “working closely with the Ramside Hall team on the exciting development of their luxury health club and spa. “

“It will bring a new level of facilities and services to hotel guests, day spa guests and the local community alike, and make Ramside Hall a true spa destination,” she said.

“With their focus on personal touches and providing a truly memorable experience, this new spa concept and facility at Ramside beautifully complements ESPA products and treatments.

“We look forward to indulging Ramside’s guests in our unique, advanced treatment menu of holistic, results-driven face and body therapies.”

The new spa – which will also sell ESPA products –  will include a host of other new leisure facilities including a gym, group fitness studio and a hair salon along with an Asian restaurant.

For more information about the new spa Ramside Hall Hotel visit http://www.ramsidehallhotel.co.uk/