The Newt in Somerset launch new Hammam treatments from marocMaroc
CHIPPING CAMPDEN, ENGLAND, 16th January 2023 – The luxury working country estate in Somerset with magnificent woodland and gardens today announced the launch of a brand-new spa offering in collaboration with VILASA. (VILASA.co.uk) and exclusive Moroccan skincare and spa brand marocMaroc.
The Spa at The Newt in Somerset is a beautifully restored estate of Georgian buildings and 18th-century barns nestled in the Somerset countryside. Known for its blend of traditional and modern architecture where guests are completely immersed in country walks, homegrown garden produce and superb restaurants the exuberate tranquillity and relaxation from the moment of arrival.
In keeping with the utmost standards accustomed to the UK’s finest boutique hotel, we are proud to announce the launch of a new Spa partnership with luxury skincare distributor VILASA. and Moroccan spa and hammam brand marocMaroc.
Inspired by the essence of Morocco, guests can now enjoy the age-old cleansing and purifying rituals of a true Moroccan Hammam. Where a fusion of ancient therapies and contemporary Spa philosophies await.
The Newt in Somerset and marocMaroc are the perfect match for those looking to experience true Moroccan rituals outside of London. The combination of spa facilities and luxurious products allows the mind and senses of guests to travel within one of the UK’s best environments.
VILASA. the exclusive distributor of marocMaroc in the UK and Ireland has co-developed new treatment experiences for The Newt in addition to training the spa team and front-of-house in order to ensure these authentic practices are performed to the highest standard.
VILASA.’s founder Lynne Leon announces; “We are extremely excited to be partnering with The Newt in Somerset. The Spa at The Newt has wellbeing at the heart of everything they offer making them the perfect partner for marocMaroc’s ancient well-being traditions. The introduction of these new hammam journeys further compliments the most beautiful hammam facilities and hotels wellness offering.”
'The World's Most Luxurious Skincare and Spa Brand'
marocMaroc is a product line that reflects Moroccan indulgence, designed for the spa and retail markets and featuring five collections:
In The Hammam - exclusively designed for the body, specifically for exfoliation and hydration;
Majestic Rose - offers rich, indulgent body creams formulated with different rose varieties;
Generous Argan - a facial skincare range;
Authentic Almond - includes exceptional hair care products;
Home Collection - helps to create inviting atmospheres;
Cactéa - a well-ageing range inspired by prickly pear oil.
True to marocMaroc’s desire to offer authentic natural products, the entire range is hypoallergenic and free from mineral oils, silicones, and parabens. Focusing on sensory experience and journey of the senses, twenty products use nature and the Moroccan way of life to convey the luxuriousness of marocMaroc’s inspiration. The luxuriousness of fragrant atmospheres, textures, and colours all enhance our vision of well-being.
The Spa at The Newt introduces two new hammam rituals developed to offer guests an authentic and luxurious experience. Allowing the senses to travel with traditional steps featuring deep cleansing black soap, Kessa exfoliation and soap stretching rituals that will export the mind to ancient Morocco.
Hammam Soap Body Treatment
60 min - £185
120 min - £245
About The Spa
Relax and unwind in the spa with its indoor-outdoor pool, steam room, sauna and treatment rooms. Reconnect in the Medieval Herb garden, sit for a manicure, get some added stress relief through couples’ mud therapy, or enjoy a proper washdown in the hammam. If you are looking for a bit more action, take a stretch in the Gym while watching the gardeners tending to vegetables for the dinner plate.
“I love that The Newt is set deep in the Somerset Countryside.Here, nature makes it so easy for you to lower your shouldersand take a deep breath. Our spa is closely connected to natureand having a herbal garden at our doorstep that we can workwith is such a luxury. At the spa we would like to invite ourguests to experience this simple luxury: a barefoot walk,picking some herbs, smiling at the birds. All this brings youback to yourself, which is the greatest luxury of all, isn’t it?”
The specialist UK distributor of luxury skincare brands to Spa, Hotel & Retail. Representing marocMaroc and Gentlemen's Tonic of Mayfair.
Headquartered in Chipping Campden, England, VILASA. are a specialist distributor of luxury skincare & spa brands Gentlemen’s Tonic and marocMaroc. Passionate about helping Spas, Hotels, and Retailers move to more natural and sustainable well-being experiences for their customers. We bring a wealth of knowledge and insight from our experience in the Middle East and UK markets, gained across the world's most luxury Hotels and Spas. Founded in 2019, VILASA.'s product portfolio enables partners to provide differentiation in their product offering without compromising on quality by sourcing and representing only the very best brands from around the world and complimenting them with experienced on-the-ground sales, training and events support that maximizes revenue. With Spa, Hotel, and Retail partners now able to purchase and offer their clientele new products that may have been previously difficult to source or import. For more information, please visit www.VILASA.co.uk or follow us at https://instagram.com/vilasa.uk
The Newt is fully working estate in Somerset with acres of splendid gardens, woodland, farmland and cyder orchards to explore.
The core is Georgian, with limestone buildings the colour of burnt honey, the seat of the Hobhouse family for more than two centuries. Hadspen and the Farmyard nestle quietly amongst orchards, lakes and woodland that reflect the love lavished upon them over the past 300 years.