Finding time to relax and centre yourself has never been more important than in today's frantic society. And the experience of a luxury spa resort is the ideal way to recharge and recuperate.
When it comes to finding luxury spas to relax in, you'd be hard-pressed to find better choices than in the Alps.
Not only will you enjoy luxury treatments from expert therapists, but you’ll enjoy clean natural air, breathtaking surroundings and a peaceful atmosphere make that’s sure to help you recuperate.
So, which spa retreats can you choose from?
1. Kitzbühel Country Club
Locating near the town of Kitzbühel, this special club is a hideaway of inspiration and relaxation. The open and clean architecture of this club creates an inspiring ambience for you to enjoy while you partake in well-being and medical spa treatments. There’s also a wide selection of activities in the vicinity for you to partake in, such as golfing, skiing, or exploring the Austrian countryside on guided walking tours.
2. Victoria-Jungfrau Grand Hotel and Spa, Interlaken
This spacious Swiss resort sits at the foot of the famous Alpine trio of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau, nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz. The hotel has a unique charm and character that have earned it a high reputation over the past 150 years, but its holistic spa is what makes it truly grand. Featuring an enormous swimming pool, two whirlpools, an outdoor brine bath and an outdoor pool, it’s the perfect place to unwind. If you find that exercise helps you relax, there’s a well-equipped, modern gym that’s open around the clock.
3. 7132 Thermal Baths, Vals
Made from 60,000 slabs of Vals quartzite, these internationally acclaimed thermal baths have been granted protected heritage status in Switzerland. They feature a selection of different pools, with temperatures ranging from 32-42 degrees Celsius, as well as an ice pool at 14 degrees. The spa has 7 different treatment rooms, offering luxurious treatments from expert therapists – including hot stone massages, nourishing body wraps and even hair styling.
4. Gardena Grödnerhof Hotel & Spa, Dolomites
Situated in the town of Ortisei, Italy, this classic hotel’s idyllic location provides spectacular views in every season. Its’ marvellous spa features steam rooms, saunas, cold water pools and a large outdoor whirlpool. After enjoying a session in the sauna, you can relax in special relaxation rooms equipped with loungers, water beds, infrared chairs and floating beds. There’s also a well-equipped gym and ample yoga facilities, if you’re after something more active.
Which of these luxury Alpine spa retreats will you be trying first?