We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Soak Seaweed Baths

5 South Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0EX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 6002
Review Highlights
Favourite place in NI

We travel from carrick every 3ish months to have a seaweed bath. My partner, my 5 year old daughter... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
via mobile
Best seaweed bath in Ireland

The Soak seaweed baths is one of those 'not to be missed' experiences. I've been visiting Soak... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2016
Banbridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 248 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
5 South Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0EX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4372 6002
Write a Review
Reviews (248)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 248 reviews

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We travel from carrick every 3ish months to have a seaweed bath. My partner, my 5 year old daughter and I love this place. The owner is extremely friendly and helpful and the baths a so relaxing and refreshing. Price is excellent. Would highly recommend!

3  Thank 585cherylj
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The Soak seaweed baths is one of those 'not to be missed' experiences. I've been visiting Soak since it opened about 10years and delighted to report that it keeps getting better. There are various seaweed baths across Ireland but Soak is the 'gold standard' against...More

1  Thank mariposa888
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I highly recommend this place. I have been only twice over the years, but I am definitely looking forward to another soak soon. The team is friendly, the location is beautiful, and it is a definite must after a nice long hike in the Mournes....More

1  Thank Katieeday
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Great experience, is just competed in a mountain race on the mourne range so this was a welcome treat from my girlfriend and enjoyed it very much. Great host to, Dermot is a top guy

Thank crazyrunner81
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This was my first experience of the Soak seaweed baths and I cannot recommend it enough! I was a little apprehensive about lying in a bath with seaweed, but I loved every minute of it - the oils from the seaweed itself feel so luxurious...More

Thank LSmyth77
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I went to this spa as part of a birthday treat with my wife.There are lots of treatments and pampering packages available but we had a seaweed soak. I must admit when i heard I was going there for this I thought yuk, really! But...More

1  Thank Karl G
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I recently visited Soak as I had received a gift voucher. I decided to have a facial rather than the seaweed bath. On arrival I spoke to a gentleman on reception who was very welcoming and friendly. I didn't have to wait long until a...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We decided we were in desperate need of some relaxation and distressing after a difficult year so booked a midweek stay at Soak. We arranged it all via email with Steve and everything was very easily organised. We chose the Twos Company package. We were...More

2  Thank Love2EatLove2Travel
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

All i can say is relax cause this is exactly what this place does. Customer service is great and price is cheap, staff cant do enough for you, plenty of choice for music and everything is explained great.

Thank Kennie C
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I visited Soak today with my best friend for the Rub-a-Dub-Dub experience. It was absolutely amazing and I would thoroughly recommend to anyone wishing to spend a few hours in complete relaxation. When we arrived, Dermott greeted us and gave us a very warm welcome...More

Thank Karen M
Nearby Restaurants
Vanilla Restaurant
832 reviews
1.28 km away
Brunel's Restaurant
284 reviews
.65 km away
Olive Bizarre
199 reviews
.34 km away
Niki's Kitchen Cafe
339 reviews
.58 km away
Nearby Attractions
Newcastle Visitor Information Centre
68 reviews
.93 km away
The Granite Trail
23 reviews
.66 km away
Coco's Adventure Playground
58 reviews
.87 km away
NewcastleGateshead Tourist Information Centre
8 reviews
.32 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How much would it cost for two people for the seaweed baths? Many thanks.
29 September 2016|
Response from Technodubbers | Reviewed this property |
Go to Google, type in Soak Seaweed Baths, Newcastle; find the website and all the details you need to know about seaweed baths (including pricings) are there. It'll take you about 20 seconds. Simples.
Does a seaweed bath help when recovering from shingles, the rash has gone but will this help with the nerve pain that is still present?
30 August 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Dermot D | Property representative |
Hi there. In order to heal any part of the body the area needs good blood flow. The seaweed bath dilates the blood vessels and increases the blood flow to the surface of the skin. We have had a few people with shingles... More