7 Best hot tubs to buy in the UK for 2021 from Lay-Z Spa, Intex and more
The warm season has finally arrived and many Brits have been making the most of the glorious sunshine in their gardens.
In lieu of a trip to the local swimming pool, a hot tub is a great way to upgrade your outdoor space in time for your next summer gathering.
A number of retailers, including Aldi and B&M, began releasing hot tubs earlier this year and shoppers went absolutely wild for them. As they tend to sell out quickly, it's best to act fast if you see one you like.
With this in mind, we've taken a look at the range of hot tubs available from B&Q, Amazon and many more so you can experience ultimate relaxation in your back garden or outdoor space.
There are several budget-friendly and size appropriate options on the market buy right now - just be sure to check if you have enough room for one to keep in your garden first.
If you have a small garden, then inflatable hot tubs are more suitable as they can be stored away easily after you deflate them. Some hot tubs can be kept outside, but these models usually come with a cover to protect them when they are not in use.
If you're going all out, there are many modern options available with special features like auto disinfecting, jet speeds and even mood lighting.
Need help choosing? See below for our roundup of the best hot tubs to snap up for summer.
Best hot tubs for 2021
1. Lay-Z-Spa Cancun 2-4 Person Hot Tub
Looking for an affordable hot tub that won't set you back too much in the budget department? The Cancun Hot Tub from Lay Z Spa is a top contender at under £400.
The hot tubs outer walls are made of durable Tritech material, that's not only robust, but soft on skin too. The inflatable pool seats between two and four people, that's nice and easy to deflate when it's not in use.
There's a sooth air jet system that compromises of an impressive 81 jets, as well as power-saving modes and an automatic timer-controlled heating system.
This hot tub has a reinforced cover, complete with safety lock clips for added protection and built-in air chamber for insulation purposes.
2. Lay-Z-Spa Paris AirJet Hot Tub
Another one from Lay-Z Spa, the Paris AirJet hot tub is perfect for setting a relaxing mood on a budget.
The hot tub boasts 87 all around massaging hydrotherapy jets and a digitally controlled pump for full ease of use, there's even a rapidly heating system that heats up to 40°C to keep you warm.
A full LED underwater lighting system allows you to transition between different colours, to set the mood whilst you're relaxing. The best thing about this gadget is that most of the adjustable settings can simply be controlled with a wireless remote.
The hot tub seats a maximum of six people.
3. Intex Simple Spa 28482 Hot Tub
The Simple Spa from Intex seats a maximum of four adults and has an impressive 795 litre capacity, along with 100 all around jets for a super soothing massage.
It's made from a triple layer of PVC laminate material, which is nice and durable but kind to skin as well. An easy to navigate control panel allows you to change the temperature between 20°C and 40°C
Include in the are replaceable cartridges, floating dispensers, a cover and a test strip kit (all ideal for keepings things clean).
4. CleverSpa Mia 6 Person Hot tub
This Cleverspa hot tub is great for garden parties. It seats up to six people and boasts a total of 140 massaging jets for ultimate relaxation.
What's more? The pool features a 'CleverLink' app that allows you to control it from your phone, meaning you can adjust the settings with ease.
5. GW Interiors Whirlpool Bath With 12 Jet Jacuzzi Spa System
If you'd prefer a relaxing experience inside the home, this hot tub corner bath from GW Interiors is one to consider.
The bath comes with three large jets with directional eyeballs to massage the torso and legs on each side of the bath, as well as four back jets to massage the neck, shoulders and back and two foot jets to massage your feet. How amazing does that sound?
6. Canadian Spa Company Grand Rapids Plug and Play Hot Tub
The Grand Rapids hot tub is a great option if you're looking for a way to unwind after a stressful week.
An aromatherapy system provides a soothing scent to uplift the senses, while air massage bubbles with three speed function provide the ultimate relaxing experience.
The tub can be set up in as little as 15 minutes and seats up to four people.
7. CleverSpa Maevea 4 Person Hot Tub
The CleverSpa Maeva is an ideal option if you're buying your first hot tub. Simply plug it in, connect your garden hose and it will inflate in as little as five minutes.
With 110 available jets, the tub treats you to a soothing warm water massage and will comfortable seats four adults. Its all-over brown rattan design is wonderfully stylish too.