Take a short break from your hectic life on a spa break in Ireland. It's time to rest and rejuvenate.

Let’s face it, life can get crazy sometimes, and it’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of our busy schedules. We often forget to take a moment for ourselves and indulge in a little self-care, so as far as we’re concerned, a day of relaxation and pampering definitely does the soul some good.

So if you’re looking to have a day dedicated to wellness, serenity, and self-love – you're in luck as Ireland has some spectacular options. 

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So to take the stress out of finding the perfect spa break for you, we took it upon ourselves to be buffed, primed, and polished across the country (hard work, we know) in order to bring you a curated list of the best service, therapists, and properties in Ireland. 

The tenth annual Irish Tatler Spa Awards, In Association With Kerstin Florian, were held on Monday, September 23 in the Brasserie at The Marker Hotel. Celebrating the best spas and wellness destinations, Ireland's much-decorated spa industry gathered together to celebrate excellence in Irish spa services and treatments all in order to bring you a curated guide to best spas in Ireland. 

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Whether you’ve got tired, city-beaten skin that needs reviving with facial, stressed-out muscles that need soothing with a massage, or you’re simply in search of somewhere lush for a little ‘me time’, this is the best in body care 2019. 

The best massage our judge has ever had. Fact.

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Indeed, she mentioned she’s already planning her next visit. Knowledgeable and full of tips and advice, therapist Sinead Still discussed in detail any problem areas before starting, noting what kind of intensity and pressure would be preferred during the massage. The treatment ticked many boxes: a quiet and very relaxing room to instantly cut off from the outside world, as well as top-notch results.

According to our judge, you will literally feel the stress leaving your body, and by the end of the session, zen will be fully restored. A total body treat, this gets a gold star from us.

This article was originally published in the November issue of Irish Tatler.

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