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