Eco-Hotel Spa Yves Rocher - France
Idyllically located in the picture-perfect countryside of Brittany, in the commune of La Gacilly, where the world-famous cosmetics company Yves Rocher has its headquarters, La Gree des Landes is an eco-hotel par excellence. It stands out mainly for its bioclimatic architecture and magnificent spa facilities, but it also makes for an excellent getaway as it offers acres of greenery and countless opportunities for outdoor recreation. In terms of accommodation, the Eco-Hotel Spa Yves Rocher boast 29 elegant rooms covered in grass rooves and devoted to all things organic, and an enchanting wooden cabin built in a 200-year-old Cyprus tree. A wealth of spa treatments and well-being facilities await you in the hotel’s Spa l’Heure Végétale and L’Espace Wellness. A gastronomic restaurant run by chef Gilles Le Gallès serves mouthwatering organic cuisine.
Founded by Charles IV in 1370, Karlovy Vary, the prettiest and most famous spa town in the Czech Republic is still a Mecca for wealthy people seeking healing alternatives in its praised hot springs.
Asclepios Wellness & Healing Retreat - Costa Rica
With a strong emphasize on wellness and nature, and a tranquil setting in El Cacao de Alajuela, Asclepios invites guests to experience the magic and beauty of Costa Rica while indulging in a wealth of world-class spa and healing therapies. Moreover, the intimate retreat boasts 12 tasteful and individually designed rooms, and a delightful open-air restaurant focused on organic bioenergetic gastronomy.
Although a coastal city, Sitges, with its flashy February carnival, gay-friendly ambience and charming medieval layout, is an excellent destination for mid-winter parties, art and relaxation - even now, when summer is long gone.
Weihrerhof Hotel - Bolzano, Italy
A gorgeous family-run hotel in the picturesque Ritten region of South Tyrol, the Weihrerhof Hotel blends like no other the beauty of its mountainous surroundings with the art of hospitality and design. Spacious, cozy and tastefully decorated, the rooms feature typical alpine design and private terraces overlooking the lovely lake nearby. The hotel’s spa is particularly impressive, featuring a broad variety of wellness and beauty treatments.