Big Deals on 5pm Spa and Beauty – who needs Black Friday?

It’s like Black Friday every day at 5pm Spa and Beauty – there are always plenty of deals to choose from, and loads of BIG Deals all year round. Here are a few that might tickle your fancy this week, for yourself or as gifts.

How about a Twilight Spa Session for one or two to warm up a cold winter’s night? That’s the Big Deal on offer at the AeroSpa at Hilton Doubletree in Edinburgh Airport. It’s a gorgeous after-dark experience and includes two mini treatments. You can take this seven days a week until March 31.

You get to choose the two mini treatments, and you have full access to the hotel’s 17-metre swimming pool, steam room, sauna and high-tech gym. The two mini treatments are 20 minutes long each, and you choose from File & Polish Manicure, File & Polish Pedicure, Mini Facial, or Mini Massage. You can add on a glass of chilled fizz for £5, for a truly relaxing evening.

This Big Deal for one is £39, or £75 for two. You can’t use the deal between and including December 18 2019, to January 3 2020.


Two-Treatment Spa Day for Two at the Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel in Aberfoyle also includes prosecco and a cream tea. And it’s just £99 for two people – what’s not to love about this?! You also get to use the leisure facilities in the Vital Health Club, which has full-length windows, giving guests an unrivalled view of the magnificent Trossachs as they swim in the 18-metre heated pool.

You can choose two 25 minute treatments, from File & Polish Hands, File & Polish Feet, Superfood Pro-Radiance Facial, Freestyle Deep Tissue Massage, Best Foot Forward. Take the deal until the end of March 2020 (excluding December 23 to January 2), and any day of the week, but Sunday visits will incur a £15 supplement per person.


Chris, The Cr8tive Colourist is based at Megan’s Hair and Beauty in Bothwell and is waiting on you living your best colourful life. Chris is an eight-times finalist for the prestigious L’Oreal Young Colourist Trophy and has 15 years experience as a hairstylist. He’s a precision cutting and colouring specialist.

The deal is for  Creative Cut & Blow Dry and a relaxing Shiatsu head massage. And then you can discuss booking in for that colour appointment! The deal costs just £21, and can be taken from November 27 to January 31, Monday to Thursday 9am to 8pm, Friday 1pm to 6pm, Saturday 11am to 2pm, and Sunday 11am to 4pm. You can’t use the deal on 25, 26, and 31 December or January 1 and 2.


Need to fully relax before the Christmas madness, or want to have something to look forward to in the new year, post-festive frolics? Then choose this deal from Blisslight Yoga and Massage in Glasgow’s Charing Cross.  This cosy and relaxing therapy space is run by Vikki,  a warm and knowledgeable therapist who has trained in India, Thailand and the UK. Her treatments are especially popular with desk workers and fitness fans, who can easily build up aches, pains and strains. When you enter Vikki’s treatment room, she will serve you a cup of soothing herbal tea while tranquil music and yoga chants play in the background. Super relaxing!

This Big Deal is for one person to have a choice of massage, lasting up to 45 minutes, for just £25. Choose from aromatherapy massage on any part of the body, foot and leg massage with Himalayan salt and organic shea butter scrub,  or shoulder, face and neck massage (with the option to include head massage) with pre-blended organic oils.

The deal is valid from now until the end of January, excluding December 24 to 31, and January 1 to 10. It can be taken between noon and 4pm, Tuesday to Friday.


Finally, how about a Massage and Afternoon Tea in the gorgeous Radisson Collection Hotel on Edinburgh’s George IV Bridge? For £59, you can have a full-body hot stone massage and afternoon tea. Treat yourself this winter! You can take this deal from now until the end of January, from noon to 8pm, Thursday to Monday.

The hotel’s spa is small and welcoming, and afternoon tea is served in the Cucina restaurant between 1.30pm and 5pm. The afternoon tea menu is always changing, but a sample includes delights such as smoked salmon, pastrami, or egg sandwiches, mini soups, homemade scones, passionfruit drizzle cake, white chocolate tart, and orange sable biscuit. Delicious!