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Coming soon………….The Beauty Express

The first of its kind at any destination spa in the UK! Ragdale Hall’s Beauty Express (opens on 11th March) – a fabulous unique one-stop space where our highly trained specialists will offer you the latest in quick fix glamour. This vibrantly decorated area will offer you an extensive treatments menu, including top-to-toe experiences that […]

Top chefs flip-out at their pancake challenge!

Challenge:  To create a pancake topping that is not only extremely tasty but also healthy Entrants: Louie (senior sous chef), Dave (executive head chef) and Anthony (head chef)  Lucky me got to be the taste tester – such hard a hard job! And the winner is (drum roll please) Louie with his……. Ragdale style quick and easy gluten […]

Beauty and Romance

With a week to go until cupid strikes his arrow, here are some suggestions from the Beauty Shop Team, to help set the mood on what is the most romantic day in the calendar.  Whether you’re staying in or going out, the products below will have you looking and feeling your best to impress that special person on […]

Best UK Retreat for Solo Spa Travellers

Ragdale Hall Health Hydro and Thermal Spa wins……. Best UK Retreat for Solo Spa Travellers  in The SPA Traveller Awards 2012 The SPA Traveller Awards reveal the ultimate spa destinations around the world as voted for by their readers. Winners include some of the world’s hidden gems and we’re very proud to be listed amongst […]

Boutique Fashion Buyer, Debbie Lindfield gives you a preview of this season’s new ranges now in the Boutique.

Yest, with its quirky designs and reasonable prices, has proved to be a huge success with our guests. The first autumn collection features pretty floral print dresses, contemporary swirl design, tunic tops with lime and olive green knitwear to layer up. Soft drape and semi sweetheart necklines make this a flattering collection suiting everyone. Fransa, as […]

Joanna Hall’s ‘Walking Diet’

Recently featured in the Telegraph – find out what all the fuss is about. Joanna Hall’s amazing new Walking Diet booklet and DVD were given away recently with the Telegraph – find out what all the fuss was about on her Walkactive Days and Two Night Walking Break at Ragdale Hall. The Walking Diet will […]

Pilates or Yoga? That is the question!

Hot on the success of our first Yoga Retreat (do read our guest’s comments), we have another date planned, plus a Pilates Retreat for September. What is Pilates? Pilates is a body conditioning routine that helps build flexibility and long, lean muscles, strength and endurance in the legs, abdominals, arms, hips, and back. It puts […]