Discover eight brilliant bliss breaks


EXG JAN 14 BLISS BREAKS - Credit: Archant

The Roslin Beach Hotel

10-12 Thorpe Esplanade

Thorpe Bay



01702 586375

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Situated in a quiet location opposite the beach in Thorpe Bay, The Roslin Hotel is a four-star hotel which offers luxurious spa treatments. As well as boasting 62 stunning rooms, the Roslin Hotel welcomes you into a relaxing and rejuvenating atmosphere offering both men and women a number of different ways to relax and unwind. Treatments include facials, massages, eyebrow tints, manicures and pedicures, all of which are carried out by professionals and take place in lavish therapy rooms.

The Angel Inn

Polstead Street

Stoke by Nayland



01206 263245

The traditional 16th century Angel Inn is packed full of character, making it a great place to spend a short break. For just £75, two people can enjoy an overnight stay in a beautifully furnished bedroom with the addition of a two-course dinner from the inn’s a la carte menu and a full English breakfast. If you decide to extend your stay at this boutique style inn, then any additional nights of bed and breakfast accommodation come at a price of only £50 per room. This offer is valid from Sunday to Thursday, from January 5 through to February 27.

Bedford Lodge Hotel

Bury Road




01638 663175

Bedford Lodge has all the charm of a country house while offering you the best in modern comfort and luxury. This four-star hotel located in the pretty town of Newmarket offers luxury accommodation with the benefits of a new state-of-the-art spa. The spa boasts a wide selection of facilities with the chance to relax in the hydrotherapy pool, to unwind in the deliciously warm rooftop hot tub and to indulge in the Spa Lounge. Then, before retiring to your room, why not enjoy a wonderful meal in the award-winning Squires Restaurant?

Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa

Keepers Lane




01206 262836

If you’re looking for a stylish retreat within the quiet countryside, then Stoke by Nayland Hotel and its exquisite new Country Lodges is the place to spend a blissful break. The retreat includes two championship golf courses and areas of outstanding natural beauty for romantic walks. You can also combine your stay with some luxurious and relaxing pampering in the Peake Spa. This spa offers a wide range of health and beauty therapies for men and women including the exotic Hammam and Rasul therapies, heavenly facials, massages or manicures. Spa days start from £79 with Spa Breaks from just £113.50 per person.

The Mill Hotel Sudbury

Walnut Tree Lane


CO10 1BD

01787 375544

This idyllic hotel is nestled away on the Essex/Suffolk border on the bank of the River Stour and has plenty to offer those who want to enjoy a short break. Most rooms overlook the stunning views of the meadow and the river for a totally relaxing stay. The Miller Brasserie at the hotel is open to everyone and offers a relaxing dining experience with rustic yet chic décor and comfortable furniture. This retreat offers a unique fusion of history, luxury, culinary delights and ultimate relaxation.

Wivenhoe House

Wivenhoe Park



01206 863666

This magnificently restored 18th century country house is the perfect venue for a short break in Essex. Within the restored house are 16 spacious and elegant rooms and suites with another 24 rooms situated in the contemporary garden wing. Each room is as elegant and stylish as it is unique. The food and the wine at Wivenhoe House make a feast for all the senses and you can enjoy food at the contemporary brasserie, indulge in fine dining or sample our fabulous wines in the luxurious lounges. For your short break, this four-star country house will not disappoint.

The County Hotel

Rainsford Road




01245 455700

In the fabulous city of Chelmsford you can enjoy a relaxing stay in one of the beautiful rooms at the County Hotel. The hotel offers stylish rooms with a contemporary feel plus a wonderful AA Rosette dinner service in the hotel’s restaurant. Staying at the County Hotel is the perfect short break with the venue situated only 35 minutes away from London and just a short walk from Chelmsford’s beautiful surroundings and extensive shopping centre. From January through February, the hotel is offering packages from just £89 per couple on Friday and Saturday nights.

Tuddenham Mill

High Street


Nr Newmarket


IP28 6SQ

01638 713552

Tuddenham Mill provides the perfect setting for a weekend away with spacious suites and fabulous rooms with views across the mill stream. Prices at this gorgeous getaway in January and February start from just £185 per couple and include a complimentary three- course meal and breakfast. For an incredible dining experience this is the place to go, with the dining area sitting astride the waters that used to work the mill and with the décor boasting striking modern architecture.