Quantcast

Wellness Ski Holidays

Your ski holiday is about you time; spend the day skiing to your heart’s content, followed by a warming sauna, a soak in a bubbling Jacuzzi or treating your aching muscles to a soothing massage. As health and wellbeing has become such a popular trend on holiday, spa hotels are dotted across Europe and North America. In many hotels, you won’t have to travel far to indulge in a couple of hours of you time. If you’re travelling with family, choose a hotel with kids’ groups and childcare, so you don’t have to worry while you're relaxing.

Skiing has been proven to improve your mental wellbeing, thanks to the fresh mountain air and exercise. Whether you want to eat healthy evening meals, use the gym facilities, join a yoga class or enjoy a well-deserved rest, our ski experts can help tailor-make your holiday to suit you.

Incorporate wellbeing on your ski holiday

  • Healthy evening meals
  • Hotel gym facilities
  • Après ski yoga class
  • Natural spas
  • Hot springs
  • Relaxing spa treatments

 

Resorts with fantastic spa facilities

A great way to relax after skiing is by visiting the local spa. These natural spas will not only warm you up and relax your muscles; they also have added mineral benefits. We have selected some of our favourite natural spas across the Alps and Canada, see our recommendations below.

Courmayeur, Italy

Just outside Courmayeur is the Pré Saint Didier Thermal Spa, a stunning spa complex featuring three thermal baths, whirlpools and waterfalls, saunas and steam rooms and much more. All in the most magnificent setting overlooking Mont Blanc. Daily spa sessions start from €48, while massages and treatments are an additional cost.
 
 

Banff, Canada

Renowned for its soothing geothermal hot springs, Banff Upper Hot Springs. Warm up and relax your well-used muscles in the pools, the temperature of which can naturally reach up to 47 degrees celsius.
Open from 10am until 10 pm, tickets range from $8.30 per person.

 
 

Serre Chevalier, France

Les Grands Bains du Monêtier in Serre Chevalier is one of the largest thermal spas in Europe encompassing indoor and outdoor pools, saunas, hammams and an outdoor jacuzzi as well as a frigidarium, tepidarium and caldarium.
 
Perfect to unwind after a day on the slopes in the magnificent setting at the base of the mountain.
 
 
 

St Moritz, Switzerland

The town of St Moritz’s chic atmosphere may be thanks to the history of spa and healing mineral springs. There are lovely spas here, one of which is the Ovaverva Centre where you can swim in the outdoor pool or relax in the jacuzzi with the mountains as backdrop.

Visitors can also access the Badrutt’s Palace’s incredible lavish spa or the Grands Hotel Des Bains Kempinski.

 
 

 

 

Luxurious spa hotels

These sumptuous spa hotels have state-of-the-art spas combined with extensive treatment lists, so you can indulge and spend some time on your wellbeing. We have cherry-picked the best hotels that will ensure guests leave relaxed and recharged.

 

Hotel Das Central

Centrally located in Sölden, the five-star Hotel Das Central has an amazing wellness centre replete with 10 saunas and steam baths, a three-storey water world Venezia with an indoor pool and extensive treatment list.

W Hotel, Verbier

The illustrious address of the W Hotel, Verbier is no stranger to wellness trends. With a large swimming pool, gym and a yoga room, stay mindful on holiday. The Away spa has all the latest skincare and beauty treatments as well as saunas, steam rooms and a relaxing area. 

Bad Moos Hotel

Said to have curing waters, Bad Moos Hotel in 3 Zinnen has great wellness facilities. Whether you choose the medical spa, physiotherapy or a relaxing treatment, you will be looked after. Day passes are available.

Vestlia Resort

In Geilo, Vestlia Resort has a great 100m² spa with a range of treatments, from aroma and clay wraps to classic massages. Unwind in the pool, relaxation room, sauna or Jacuzzi then fill up on healthy Norwegian fare.

Q! Resort Health & Spa

Q! Resort Health & Spa in Kitzbuhel has a healthy living focus where you can opt to do a juice cleanse or basenfasten, a detox from acid-forming foods. Relax in the Q! spa, join a meditation class or try NUAD.

Alpina Dolomites Lodge

Nourish your body inside and out at Alpina Dolomites Lodge in Alpe di Suisi. Relax in the pool with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the mountains, warm up in the sauna or treat yourself to a beauty session.

Four Seasons Resort & Residences

Whistler’s Four Seasons Resort & Residences has a great spa, healthy cuisine and gym classes – we recommend the après ski massage that focuses on easing muscle soreness and inflammation with warm stones.

Hotel Le Massif

One of our favourite hotels, Le Massif in Courmayeur is a lovely place to wind down after skiing. Try forest bathing, equilibrium philosophy or the bioaquam experience, or opt for a classic massage or treatment.

Fairmont Banff Springs

A beacon of class in Banff, Fairmont Banff Springs’ Willow Stream spa is based on the hot springs and pulsating waterfalls that beckoned travellers over 100 years ago. Rejuvenate in the whirpool, sauna or mineral pool.

Hotel L'Ecrin Blanc

Connected to the resort's Aquamotion by a tunnel, Hotel L’Ecrin Blanc in Courchevel is a fantastic choice for families. Here you will find a salt cave, indoor and outdoor pools, a spa and effervescent baths.

Tschuggen Grand Hotel

One of the most remarkable spas in Europe, the Tschuggen Grand Hotel in Arosa has an expansive 5,000m² spa that is across three floors. Choose from the spa menu, medical wellness sessions or fitness advice.

More spa hotels

Discover more luxury spa hotels, recommended by our experts for their fabulous treatments and wonderful spacious facilities that overlook the mountains.

    OR

    We use cookies to give you a superior browsing experience. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here.