Top 8 European spas breaks to experience in 2023

If the January blues have been keeping you down, take a look at our top 8 European spa breaks and book yourself a well-earned treat
08: Arctic Boat Spa, Norway

Fancy something a little out of the ordinary? Visit Norway’s Arctic Boat Spa, the country's most northern spa located on a converted whaling vessel, built in 1957. Although it may be cold outside, you’ll be able to warm up and relax in a wood-fired hot tub, traditional wood-fired Finnish sauna, and of course,with  fluffy towels and slippers.

07: The Bürgenstock, Switzerland

Located high above Lake Lucerne, in the heart of central Switzerland, The Bürgenstock boasts three luxury hotels to offer you some well-deserved relaxation. The Alpine spa showcases stunning views of the lake and is home to five pools, saunas and a relaxation room. Those looking for an extra luxurious experience can opt for the VIP exclusive experience in the Private Spa.

06: Secret Lagoon, Flúðir, Iceland

Otherwise known as the oldest swimming pool in Iceland, the Secret Lagoon was made in 1891 to allow locals to enjoy rich natural water from hot springs. The Secret Lagoon is the perfect getaway for those who seek peace and relaxation of the mind and body, as it provides a haven to unwind and experience true Icelandic culture.

05: Euphoria, Greece

Euphoria prides itself on not just being a hotel, but being a location where guests can go to discover a healing philosophy which will energise and balance them. As one of Europe’s leading wellbeing destinations, Euphoria’s retreat invites you to discover an unparalleled health and fitness experience, while enjoying first-class food, treatments, activities and facilities.

04: Hotel Heliopic, France

Step away from your normal life and experience the wonders of the NUXE spa at the Hotel Heliopic. With breathtaking views of the Mont-Blanc massif, this French spa is the ideal place to recharge your batteries – whether you fancy experiencing the ice grotto, whirlpool bath, cold water wells, hammams or sauna, to name a few.

03: Stanglwirt, Austria

Whether you fancy a romantic getaway with the one you love, a relaxing weekend away with friends or an adventurous trip for the family, Austria’s Stanglwirt will be well worth the visit. Set in a picturesque location, choose to spend your time enjoying the luxury facilities, exploring nature, basking in sustainable relaxation techniques or many other options that the resort has to offer.

02: MasQi Energy House, Spain

Looking to learn how to lead a healthier lifestyle? MasQi, otherwise known as the Energy House, will teach you how to lead a fuller, more consciously and calmer way of life. Providing yoga, meditation, bio-energetic therapies, mentoring, Ayurveda and many other practices, MasQi will enable you to replenish energy levels while building healthier habits for the future.

01: Chewton Glen, UK

Press pause on life and explore everything this quintessentially luxury, 5-star hotel and spa has to offer. Located on the edge of the enchanting New Forest, Chewton Glen is an idyllic escape for those that want to put their feet up and unwind. Take advantage of the calming facilities on-site, or, enjoy the calmness of the sea, that’s only minutes away.


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