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  • Heard the one about the gorgeous spa hotel with free childcare?

    It's no joke! And there's a beach and cool surfer cafes on your doorstep. Pack your cozzie (and the fam), we're off to Saunton Sands Hotel.

  • Spa time!

    Summer's over, we've all gone back to work and, quite frankly, I'm in need of a spa day. Who's with me? Here's the Muddy guide of the best pamper spots across the Muddy counties. 

  • Twinkle, twinkle little spa

    Can't resist the the lure of a fluffy robe? Here's my pick of Devon's top 12 spa days (and one I couldn't resist in Cornwall). Book in and bliss out.

  • Pilates…but not as you know it

    Cardio lying down? Yes please! Muddy tries out Adele's fitness of choice, Reformer Pilates, at a brand-new studio in Tiverton.

  • Ilsington Country House Hotel & Spa

    Need to calm down? Relax, Muddy has found you the perfect spa-cation in a chilled-out country house hotel on Dartmoor.

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    Review: Gaia Spa

    Feeling like you're on the countdown to summer? Kickstart your body and beauty rituals with a sesh at Devon's Super Spa.

  • Amanda Marsden

    The Aveda Effect

    Aaaaand breathe. The Amanda Marsden AVEDA spa does the business on my body (and my mind, for that matter).

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    Muddy tries Floatation

    It's completely bonkers the kind of thoughts that run through your mind when you're left alone with them in a floatation tank.  Star Wars, anyone?

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