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Address: Clarice House Bramford Road | Clarice House, Bramford, Ipswich IP8 4AZ, England
Phone Number:
+44 1473 463262
06:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Exclusive health club and boutique day spa in Ipswich, Suffolk However you...

Exclusive health club and boutique day spa in Ipswich, Suffolk However you choose to relax, Riverhills (formerly Clarice House Ipswich) is the perfect retreat. Conveniently located just off the A14 in Ipswich, Suffolk, our classic country house offers a unique ambience, worlds apart from everyday concerns. Featuring an exclusive Health and Fitness Club, Day Spa and Health and Beauty Salons as well as a Hair Salon.

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Spa Day

Enjoyed our spa day the staff were really friendly and helpful. The full body massage, facial, manicure and pedicure was amazing . Food was really good. Only downside was that the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner brought the couples package for us for my birthday, he had never been to a spa before. On arrival, it wasn't the nicest Spa I have been to, but I wasn't about to judge it right there and then. We checked in and had a hot drink while we chose our lunch, locker keys and appointment time reminder... More 

Thank Jo-Anne W
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6 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were given a Spa day at Riverhills for a Christmas present, entitling us to use of the facilities, a massage and a facial and pedicure / manicure. In advance I contacted Riverhills and arranged an alternative foot and leg massage to the facial manicure for myself. Upon arrival, it looked nice from the outside, but inside... More 

Thank Gareth S
Ipswich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked their "Ultimate Spa Day" for 2 people - a treat for myself and my friend at £230 (half price) - Never again!! The Massage and Facial were good, although there was no talk of the products being used, just the generic "how's your skin today?"....I had to re-do my nails when I got home, and declined the pedicure having... More 

Thank emmahart76
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our spa day the staff were really friendly and helpful. The full body massage, facial, manicure and pedicure was amazing . Food was really good. Only downside was that the steam room was not in use.

Thank JoleneW1983
Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I purchased an Afternoon Tea for Two day for my friend who turned 40 the day before. The day was terrible starting with a phone call at 11:10 telling us we were late for our first appointment - our particular day states an arrival time of midday! There were numerous mix ups with our treatment times, including them expecting me... More 

Essex, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I visited recently for an 'Afternoon Tea Spa' which was rather disappointing compared with other spas. We were greeted by friendly staff and fortunately it wasn't too busy so we relaxed by the pool area. I have to agree with other reviews, it is dated in areas, the seats are not very comfortable and it could do... More 

Thank MLAW2015
chelsmford essex
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41 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I went for our spa day on Wednesday 18 january 2017 I was really looking forward to it a birthday treat, as the last time I had a spa day at rivershills was in 2012 and really enjoyed so much, but I am afraid it was not as good as 5years ago, the standard seem to have... More 

Thank jaysschool
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on Valentines day. It seemed a good deal for 2. However perhaps you get what you pay for! It wasn't bad but it wasn't great. We went as day spa members we were told couldn't do any of the exercise classes or use the gym. However - the steam room was out of order and there was an... More 

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1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little like stepping back into the sat of Crossroads, which hasn't been updated since that time. Treatment rooms more than tired Cobwebs under the benches in the changing rooms, general needs a complete overhaul/update The cakes on the afternoon tea plates, probably out of a Mr Kipling box Very disappointed & needless to say we won't be returning

Thank Kate N
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been about 3 times always found it to be a lovely place, never had any problems, food excellent and staff always friendly. The only downside is the loungers by the pool they are so uncomfortable, they need some cushions on them. I had a bad back after my last visit and this has put me off coming again... More 

Thank Sarah B

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