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Cowley Manor, Cowley

Muddy says: A contemporary take on the Cotswold country house hotel where chic modern interiors plus cool bar, amazing spa and stupendous surroundings equals 21st-century nirvana.

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Candy Hair

Muddy says: Jazzing up a corner of Nailsworth is probably the coolest hair salon in the county – go and check out the rainbow-coloured Candy Hair.

Beauty

Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort

Muddy says: Snooze, spa, fine dine and positively chillax in one of the finest luxury hotels in Wiltshire. It's a huge Muddy tick from us!

Food & Drink

The Parlour

Muddy says: Get ready to be beautified! We love this funky, vintage, uber-cool salon in the heart of Marlborough

Beauty

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Concierge Medical

Muddy says: Ever wished you had a private doctor? God bless the NHS, but sometimes it can be, er, frustrating… Which is why we at Muddy are putting Concierge Medical on speed dial.

Health & Wellbeing

Salisbury Sports Therapy

Muddy says: For a specialist and progressive form of Sports Massage, Salisbury Sports Therapy leads the way in Wilts.

Health & Wellbeing

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It’s Platinum Not Grey

Muddy says: Apart from being the beauty salon with the coolest name EVER, this new salon in Gorse Hill is young, funky and has a group pamper room. What more do you need?

Beauty

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Harmony Holistics

Muddy says: We love Harmony Holistics as our go-to haven for reflexology, massage, facials and - wait for it - The Zone Face Lift!

Beauty

Eleanor Osmond Permanent Cosmetics

Muddy says: Getting married? We love the gorgeous, fresh look waved by the magic wand of Fairy Godmother and make up artist extraordinaire, Ellie Osmond

Beauty

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Cotswold House Hotel & Spa, Chipping Campden

Muddy says: A quintessential English boutique hotel in gorgeous surroundings that’s big on intimacy, style and quirky details. 

Bars

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The Greenway Hotel & Spa, Cheltenham

Here at Muddy we've fallen head over heels for the charms of this handsome country manor house hotel, with its knockout looks and luxury trappings.

Food & Drink

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One Grove

Muddy says: We’re blown away by this seriously smart, seriously friendly studio where Pilates, yoga and barre will flex and sculpt your body to its best-ever condition.

Ballet Barre

Stroud Yoga Space

Muddy says: We love this oasis of calm where you can practise yoga, meditation and Pilates with some of the area’s best teachers. Oh, and there’s an utterly fab shop for retail therapy nirvana, too!

Activewear

Harriet’s Organic Hairdressing

Muddy says: A salon with a difference, this fab, little Stroud hairdressers isn’t just there to make you look amazing, it’s also got your hair’s health in its sights.

Hair

Whatley Manor Hotel and Spa

Muddy says: Looking for a Cotswold retreat where you can leave the world behind? Whatley Manor Hotel and Spa aces every base.

Food & Drink

Claire Beeley Yoga

Muddy says: Looking for a deep yoga practice that will feed your mind, body and soul? Claire Beeley is a teacher with a difference.

Fitness

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