What You Need To Know About The Aire Ancient Baths In London

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Take relaxation underground.

London has many a hotel with a spa, but few celebrate the days of relaxation gone by quite like Aire Ancient Baths. Both an online sensation and tranquil escape, Aire Ancient Baths have reignited the spa styles of the Roman, Greek and Ottoman eras, transforming brick vaults in the basement of a stunning Georgian destination just shy of the Strand.

Corners are luxe and candlelit, as you descend the staircase to a hidden gem of hydrotherapy pools, ice-cold plunge baths, salt-rich swimming and steam rooms. 

With 7 baths all at different temperatures, alongside 1 steam room and 9 treatment rooms upstairs, the space is vast, while still celebrating the art of slowing down.

Where are the Aire Ancient Baths in London?

Tucked away in the heart of the Strand, this spa is a far cry from the bustle outside, with The National Gallery, Charing Cross and Savoy all nearby. The address for the spa is: 2-3 Robert St, London WC2N 6BH.

How long are spa sessions at Aire Ancient Baths?

On arriving at the Aire Ancient Baths, you will be given a brief tour of the building before you're welcomed with slippers and a robe. All reservations are set at 90 minutes unless other accompanying experiences have been bought, which we've detailed more on below. 

How much does Aire Ancient Baths cost?

Entry alone (dependent on time) can cost from £100, with experiences, scrubs or massages available to add on top. Here, the cost covers an elite and calming spa experience like no other in the city.

What spa experiences at available at Aire Ancient Baths?

This unique London spa houses several guest experiences, from the indulgent to the renewing, including experiences for couples. Some available to visitors at the Aire Ancient Baths include:

  • Argan oil massages.
  • A wine, thermal bath experience.
  • A lavender full-body massage.
  • A Himalayan salt ritual. 

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