Leukerbad is the largest and one of the most remarkable Alpine thermal bath resorts in the Swiss Alps, situated at an altitude of 1411 meters, surrounded by the famous Torrent and Gemmi Passes for skiing and year round sports activities. Leukerbad boasts a rich history, spectacular views, year round sports and thermal baths, as well as the classic charm of Alpine mountain chalets and traditional Swiss architecture. You can also enjoy shopping in local craft shops and cultural activities for children and adults of all ages.
This spacious and comfortable hotel complex is located in the heart of the Leukerbad village square. It consists of three historical buildings: Hotel “Le Grand Bain”, “Maison Blanche” and “Hotel de France”. The hotel cluster is adjacent to the modern Spa, Medical and Shopping Complex, the “Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad”.
The main hotel building, “Le Grand Bain”, is the heart of the hotel cluster and houses the central reception, lobby bar and hotel baths. The hotel Spa and fitness facilities include indoor and outdoor pools, a sauna and steam room, an indoor thermal grotto bath, as well as outdoor tennis courts. You can also enjoy the spacious garden near the hotel.
Alongside “Le Grand Bain”, lies “Maison Blanche”, which was constructed in 1645 and holds the title of the oldest hotel building in Leukerbad.
Just across the charming village square, opposite “Le Grand Bain” is the “Hotel de France”, built in 1845 and housing the the “Sacre Bon” Restaurant.
The three hotel buildings and the Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad are linked by an underground matrix of walkways, which allow guests to travel freely between hotel areas in warmth and comfort regardless of the outside weather conditions.
Each hotel features a design and architecture linked to a distinct period, most rooms are unique and all rooms offer panoramic views of the surrounding mountain peaks, with some even offering views of the picturesque village of Leukerbad and its baths.
Le Grand Bain Spa boasts its very own thermal springs. The waters, also part of the Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad, have been renowned since the Middle Ages for their ability to heal, calm and restore the body’s balance and health. The thermal waters of Leukerbad originate from a single source located 500 meters below sea level and take 40 years to travel to the surface. For hundreds of years Leukerbad has been blessed with a daily flow of 3.9 million litres at a constant temperature of 51 degrees Celsius.
The relaxing pure Alpine mountain air, combined with the powerfully healing natural thermal waters are distinctive features of the Leukerbad resort. The guests enjoy free access to the indoor and outdoor pools with thermal water and Alpine sauna, located within The Grand Bain Hotel complex. Hotel guests will also enjoy special discounted rates for the cost of entry and treatments at the Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad.
The Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad is one of Europe’s most important clinical wellness, beauty and thermal centers and is the largest facility of its kind in the Swiss Alps. The complex offers a wide variety of services, wellness programs and Spa treatments ranging from: Alpine fitness programs, traditional Chinese medicine including acupuncture; Ayurveda treatments, sports medicine and rehabilitation, physiotherapy and longevity medicine. The center offers classic Spa programs and a comprehensive selection of massages and body treatments, from wraps, body packs, baths and scrubs with native herbs, oils, goat’s milk, grape seed, and apricots. “Fango” treatments, consisting in inorganic volcanic mudpacks are a specialty of the Spa.
You may want to try a full bathing cycle in the Roman-Irish baths, where you can experience all 11 stages of the ritual. Controlled temperature rooms and baths with alternating hot, warm and cool environments culminate in a final cleansing massage using textural brushes.
In the Valaisan sauna, you can experience a number of different saunas with differing temperatures and humidity. The Valaisan saunas are all built of wood in traditional Canton style and have been designed to recall a traditional mountain “village” of the Valais.
The Clarins® Beauty Salon is also located in the Spa and offers a selection of delightful treatments for the face and body.
In The Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad, there are a number of specialized medical clinics where guests can make appointments for expert medical consultation and follow-up procedures.
There are also a number of sports and general health rehabilitation programs to strengthen and tone the body and mind; The Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad has a fully equipped gym where expert instructors are more than ready and willing to help guests with their individual fitness programs.
The center also includes a shopping arcade with two comfortable cafes, beauty salons, clothing and cosmetics stores.
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