We all need and deserve a bit of pampering and luxury in our lives, and what better way to treat yourself than a few days in a luxury spa hotel? Whether you love a soothing massage, invigorating skin treatment or just an indulgent few days of stress-free living, there are plenty of luxury spa hotels in Europe. But which ones are the best? Here are Europe’s top 5…
1. Beaverbrook Hotel, Surrey, England
Located in the beautiful British Surrey hills, Beaverbrook Hotel is the ideal place for a luxury getaway, with the newly opened Coach House at the heart of their spa experience. Peacefully set in the English countryside, Beaverbrook Hotel’s Coach House Health Club and Spa offers a natural, holistic approach to your well-being. Guests can enjoy a range of treatments, a relaxation room, invigorating exercise and fitness classes (including yoga and Pilates), an indoor and outdoor pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, a deli serving delicious and wholesome food, and a boutique and apothecary.
The treatments available include Thai massage, Shiatsu, Swedish massage, Remedial, Biodynamic Bodywork, Lymphatic Drainage. Guests also have access to the stunningly tranquil surroundings of the Beaverbrook Hotel estate and can easily get there in just 20 minutes from London.
2. La Réserve Paris, Hotel and Spa, Paris, France
La Réserve Paris offers a rare peaceful oasis in the heart of the hustle and bustle of the French capital. The spa is based around a 16m indoor pool, offering a fitness area (with a sports coach), personalised body and face treatments – including those especially designed for men, sauna, steam room, a well-being breakfast, and the world famous Nescens-Swiss anti-aging science cosmeceutical products.
The 15 rooms and 25 suites are decorated in a quintessential 19th Century Paris style, giving you an authentic, Parisienne pampering experience, right in the middle of the France’s most famous city.
3. Capri Palace Anacapri, Italy
The Capri Palace is found in a peaceful corner of Italy’s famous island of Capri – Anacapri. The sleek and stylish interior give a luxurious and lavish setting for the ground-breaking spa treatments which are available at the Capri Palace. The spa services include aromatherapy, Ayurveda, hot stones, massage, hydrotherapy, reflexology, Thai massage, pools, steam room, sauna and a number of classes including meditation, spinning and aquaerobics.
Whatever you need to relax and rejuvenate, the staff at the Capri Palace will be able to help you. With tones of the Mediterranean, and the owner’s obvious passion for art and all things luxurious, you cannot fail to let the stress lift off and leave as good as new.
4. Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa, Malta
The Corinthia Palace Hotel and Spa is nestled amongst Malta’s breath taking scenery, not far from its capital city, Valetta and San Anton Gardens. Aiming to bring you complete relaxation of the mind, body and soul, wellness and rejuvenation, the Corinthia Palace Hotel and Spa has a team of staff ready to give you the perfect experience. The spa offers an indoor and outdoor pool, steam garden, jacuzzi, sauna, fitness centre, massage and beauty treatments in a pristine, luxurious and tranquil setting.
With the warm Mediterranean breeze and the sweet smell of fragrant flowers, the Corinthia Palace Hotel and Spa is the ideal place to pass a few days and nurture your mind, body and soul.
5.Hotel Beau Rivage Neuchâtel, Switzerland
The Hotel Beau Rivage Neuchâtel is based on the edge of the Swiss Lake Neuchâtel, in the town of Neuchâtel – the epicentre of Switzerland’s watch-making. The hotel boasts stunning views, is a traditional hotel with a comfortable, modern touch, where the staff are dedicated to your happiness and well-being. The Wellness centre offers guests a range of wellness facilities, from energizing sport through to total relaxation. Treatments include Hot Stone, Lomi-Lomi, Anti-jet lag, Reflexology, or Tonic massages, a hammam with light therapy and aromatherapy, a fitness area and access to the lake for an invigorating or relaxing swim – depending on the time of year that you are there!
There are 66 rooms in the Hotel Beau Rivage Neuchâtel, modern and sleek in style, but with your comfort in mind – the perfect place to relax and recharge those batteries.
Whether you want to visit somewhere at home or abroad, the top European spa hotels are amongst the best in the world and are perfect for unwinding, relaxing and ensuring that your body and spirit are cared for, refreshed and invigorated.
So now all that’s left is to decide on which one to go to.