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A-Z Of Valentines Gift Inspiration

Wanting to impress this Valentine’s Day? Let Careys Manor Hotel give you a little helping hand with our A-Z of Valentine’s inspiration – guaranteed to help make your day a little more special!


Afternoon Tea New Forest – Enjoy a leisurely afternoon tea for two in front of the open fire in The Lounge. Think finely cut sandwiches, speciality cakes including freshly baked scones smothered in New Forest Jam and thick clotted cream, all complimented by a large selection of the finest artisan teas and fair trade coffees.


Breakfast in bed – Valentines is the perfect excuse to escape for the night with a relaxing break just the two of you. There’ll be no need to get out of bed in the morning if you don’t fancy it, we’ll bring your New Forest breakfast to you!


Cambium – Sit back, relax and let Head Chef Alistair Craig and his brigade take you on a culinary journey with his carefully created menu in the surrounds of our Romantic New Forest restaurant.


Double treatment room – Enjoy one of our spa treatments side by side in one of our double treatment rooms, the perfect addition to your couples spa day.


ESPA – SenSpa are thrilled to have partnered with the British, holistic beauty brand with seven new treatments and a range of natural skin care products you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for the natural beauty lover in your life.


F is for fizz! As you sit back and enjoy each other’s company, why not treat yourselves to a glass of champagne or two!


Gift boxes – filled with SenSpa’s best-selling products, a gift box makes the perfect present for some at home pampering.


Herbal sauna – inhale the scents of exotic essential oils whilst the heat of the herbal sauna warms you to the core.



Incredible treatments for two! From the Rhassoul Mud Treatment to our double treatment rooms for a couples massage, you’ll never have to be apart during your stay.


Jets in the hydrotherapy facilities – With a variety of health benefits, soak away your stresses together in our award-winning hydrotherapy facilities.


Khwām rạk – meaning Love in Thai. Whisk your loved one away this Valentine’s to an exotic retreat without the jetlag. SenSpa is the ultimate Thai spa experience, perfect for a romantic escape.


Lava Shell Massage – sooth aching muscles and relax under the warmth of the self heating natural ‘Tiger Clam Lava Shells’ with this blissful 60 minute treatment.


Monetary Gift vouchers – with so much to choose from why not let them choose?


New Forest – There’s plenty of romantic locations across the New Forest where Careys Manor & SenSpa is proudly situated – did you know there’s even a village near Salisbury called Lover?!


Overnight Stays – Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and escape to our New Forest Hotel for staycation with our 3 for 2 break. 


Proposal – With its vast moorlands and ancient woodlands the New Forest makes for the perfect proposal location. We have recommended our ‘Best Places to Propose in the New Forest’ if you need help finding the most romantic spot.


Quality time together at SenSpa – time together is what is most important and a couples spa day is the perfect excuse.


Relaxation at its very best with our signature treatment Sen Harmony, which includes a full body massage and a refreshing facial – what a treat?!


Sleep – Surely the most precious of all gifts is a good night’s sleep so why not spoil your loved one with our NEW Ultimate Sen Sleep Spa Break. Not only does the spa break include a relaxing 45 minute Ayurvedic Head Massage but also the SenSpa Sleep Therapy Gift Box to take home.


Twilight spa evening – What could be more heavenly than a relaxing spa treat to soak away the stresses of everyday life this Valentine’s Day?


Unwind – Bring the aroma of the spa home with New Forest Spa, SenSpa’s range of organic bath and body products, including the ‘Relaxing Bath Soak‘ – perfect for treating your Valentine to a surprise bubble bath.


Vouchers – Why not give the gift of an experience and treat your Valentine to something to look forward with Afternoon Tea to Spa Breaks, there is something for everyone at New Forest hotel, Careys Manor.


Why not stay just a little longer and turn your Valentine’s Day into a Valentines break?


X marks the spot! The New Forest has been voted the number one National Park in Europe and number ten in the world in the 2022 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards for Destinations! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀


This Valentines Day we are excited to be partnering with organic sleep wear company Yawn to celebrate the relaunch of their most popular print, ‘Hounds of Love’.  Enter the competition and one lucky winner will win a romantic prize which will include: a beautiful pair of red ‘Hounds of Love’ PJs and matching robe plus an overnight stay for two at Careys Manor & SenSpa with breakfast, dinner in one of our New Forest restaurants plus use of the health club facilities. Enter now.


Zen Garden – enjoy an exotic Thai dinner in the romantic setting of The Zen Garden to complete your stay at our New Forest hotel.