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Northern Lights Holistic Spa

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Address: Sound View, UpHouse | Bressay, Lerwick ZE1 9ES, Scotland
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+44 1595 820257

Northern Lights Holistic Spa is Shetland's only residential purpose built...

Northern Lights Holistic Spa is Shetland's only residential purpose built Spa and is indeed the UK's most northerly. It is located on the small island of Bressay which is just 5 minutes away, by ferry, from Lerwick. Facilities include, Sauna, Steam Room, Hydro Spa, Infrared Detox Sauna, Floatation suite, plus a complete range of complementary therapies. Our accommodation comprises of four well appointed rooms, all with en-suite facilities.

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Really really sad this place is gone.

I really enjoyed coming here. What a great place to have a nice chilled afternoon! I always got the hot rocks treatment. I just felt so relaxed and great and Vee was great at... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed coming here. What a great place to have a nice chilled afternoon! I always got the hot rocks treatment. I just felt so relaxed and great and Vee was great at doing them too. Sad they've now moved on as I'm missing my relax time away from town!

Thank LerrikLass23
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Stayed here for work this week when I was up in Shetland. This was an absolutely gorgeous place to stay, Paul and Vi Parsons were very welcoming and lovely hosts. This was an easy to get to, Bressay ferry was straightfoward and very regular, and Paul picked us up at the ferry port. Beautiful place to stay, my room was... More 

Thank Anne J
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51 reviews
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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Visited here for my daughter-in-law's birthday treat. 4 of us had the most amazing time enjoying the spa. Each of us had a different treatment as well, Hopi Ear Candles, Hot Rock Massage, Neck/Back/Shoulder Massage, and Full Body Massage. Everything was perfect. A beautifully location, a stunning house, excellent facility's, and two amazing hosts in Paul and Vi Parsons. We... More 

Thank MadMamW650
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

After a busy day in Lerwick there is absolutely nothing more relaxing than taking the short ferry ride to Bressay, where Paul will collect you and whisk you to a place of perfect calm. The rooms are comfortable, quiet and the views are fantastic - even in the rain! Dinner is to die for and breakfast is just right. I've... More 

Thank Simon B
Eyemouth, United Kingdom
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343 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

one of our fav places of all time, this time we did not stay, but treated ourselves to the full afternoon spa and treatments session, Hot stones, massage, sauna, steam room, just fantastic, looked after like royalty by Paul and Vee, we still loves ya guys!!

Thank robv12
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Having never visited a Spa before mainly because thinking this was more of a girlie thing to do. I booked a treat for myself and my partner because she deserved it and had also not experienced this activity before. Going in as novices was a little intimidating but the welcome from Vee and Paul soon put us at ease. We... More 

Thank RedHamish
Penicuik, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

I visited Northern Lights Holistic Spa for a hot stone massage and came away feeling completely relaxed and refreshed. Bressay is a beautiful little island and the Spa is ideally situated only a short drive from the ferry terminal. The owners are incredibly welcoming and make you feel immediately at home. This was my first hot stone massage and I... More 

1 Thank Rosie T
Brighton, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

Recent visit got two treatments, both excellent owners are the nicest people I know. Building is high class and they offer excellent food as well, although not had that this time. Bit rushed working in between ferries but that's my choice. Well recommended, a few Shetland business could learn customer services from here

3 Thank Fraser C
Driffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014

A visit to Shetland would not be complete without a going to this wondrful spa. Shetland is a wonderful relaxing place but you do not know what relaxed is until you have spent time with Vee and Paul. Even if you don't have time to go for any of the treatments you can visit the spa and eat some wonderful... More 

2 Thank shirleyjonesness
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

even though i live on the shetland isles,a visit to the holistic spa is a wonderful way of de-stressing and relaxing

2 Thank James K

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