Best Switzerland Spa Hotels & Resorts

A woman in a rooftop pool enjoying the views of the Swiss Alps

If the Fountain of Youth exists, Switzerland is undoubtedly a place to look for the marvel. After all, the country is blessed with some of the best thermal springs on the planet and the life expectancy in Switzerland is one of the highest. As you can see, certain conclusions suggest themselves. IAnd it’s hardly a wonder that Switzerland spa resorts are one of the best on the planet, attracting thousands of people all over the world. And let’s be honest, who doesn’t want to pamper yourself while enjoying the panoramic views over the majestic Alps?

Top Wellness Retreats & Thermal Spas in Switzerland

The Alpina Gstaad

The embodiment of luxury, the Alpina Gstaad is one of Switzerland’s best mountain spa resorts. There are only 56 rooms in the accommodation so that all guests can count on the intimate atmosphere, staff’s undivided attention, and unparalleled comfort. Every room has top-of-the-range amenities, and the beds have the most delicate fabrics and essential oil cushions. All suites have a fireplace and access to a balcony, offering breathtaking views over the mountains. As you can see, everything here is to ensure the guests’ comfort during their stay.

But the true gem of Alpina Gstaad is its Six Senses Spa, famous for its heavenly treatments. Its onsite facilities are awe-inspiring and include salt, oriental, and cave rooms. An indoor pool with several hot tubs and a relaxation area are also at your disposal. As a bonus, the knowledgeable wellness experts will be happy to develop unique color and hydrotherapy programs based on your general wellness screening and skin analysis results.

The Dolder Grand

A woman relaxing near the swimming pool in the Swiss spa

The star among the spas in Zurich, Switzerland’s financial capital, is the Dolder Grand. The top suits of this famous resort boast unique interior design and come with stunning views, impeccable furnishing, and a personal butler so that every guest can feel like royalty during their stay. The fantastic Michelin-starred restaurant located on the premises prides itself on an excellent choice of traditional Swiss and international cuisine. You can easily enhance the dining experience by booking a table on a beautiful terrace overlooking the city, Lake Zurich, and the Alps!

The fantastic onsite spas is among the best in Zurich and one of the most renowned in the whole country. Just imagine – the area of almost 4 000 square meters, dedicated to providing pure bliss. The perfect-temperature indoor pool, several saunas with steam rooms, an ice room, are so many other facilities are there to indulge your every whim. But that’s not all. The most prominent feature of the Dolder Grand’s spa is a huge outdoor hot tub, offering spectacular views of Zurich, stretching right at the palm of your hand.

Château D’ouchy

Woman in a comfy dressing gown and with towl on her head is enjoying a complimentary cup of coffee in a Swiss spa hotel

If you are looking for peace and tranquility, heading to the scenic Lake Geneva is generally an excellent idea. And if you decide to stay at Château D’ouchy, you can rest assured that you are in a perfect place to relax and recharge. As you know, the area of Lausanne has a certain fairytale charm about it. The grand resort built on the site of a majestic medieval castle is a perfect fit into the surrounding landscape.

The modern wellness area of 800-square-meter offers top-notch modern facilities, such as massage/rain shower, whirlpool, hammam, and fitness suite. The skilled masseurs will make you feel completely relaxed and rejuvenated for days to come. Spending a few hours in the outdoor pool surrounded by century-old trees will only enhance the experience. Feel free to visit the well-equipped fitness center, free for all hotel guests if you feel like you are done with lazing around.

Bogen Engiadina Scuol

A woman enjoying a hot rock treatment in a Swiss spa hotel

When it to the best spa in Switzerland, not mentioning Bogn Engiadina Scuol is practically a crime. Unlike the previous entries, the resort is not joined with a hotel. This is a great option to consider if you are not interested in spa tours as such but still want to enjoy the world-famous Swiss wellness paradise.

The visitors are welcome to treat themselves to luxury beauty procedures. At their disposal are various massages, carbonated mineral water baths, hay baths, and manual lymphatic drainage. There are six pools at your service, with the water temperature ranging from 15°C to 32°C. The variety of saunas is also impressive and includes a Finnish sauna with aromatic infusions, a fireplace sauna, a women’s sauna, and a steam room. Afterward, feel free to cool down in an ice fountain, plunge pool, waterfall wall, shower grotto, or even dare to go to the freezing outdoor pool. And don’t forget to visit a unique Roman-Irish bathhouse, combining ancient Roman bathing rituals with modern Irish bathing culture.

Tschuggen Grand

A woman wearing a beautiful swimming suit enjoying a sauna treatment

Switzerland is surely not short of impressive sights, so a spa resort overlooking the magnificent mountains is hardly going to surprise anyone. But even among all this remarkable beauty, the mountainside Tschuggen Grand hotel and spa manage to stand out as something out of this world. The resort is designed as several sail-shaped structures of crystal clear glass and steel, housing an amazing spa complex.

The spa takes up an area of 5000 square meters and is truly a place of wonder. The interiors are spectacular. You fall in love with the place even before you get to try the outstanding spa facilities. And you really need to clear your schedule before visiting, because there is a lot to try. The spa features several indoor and outdoor pools, massage zones, Kneipp area and Arosa rock grotto. Mpreover, all guests are welcome to enjoy bio sauna, steam room, ice, and shower zone. There is also a cozy chill-out area with a fireplace and many other excellent ways to overindulge yourself. Trust us, the Tschuggen Grand’s spa area deserves all the praises it gets!

To top it all, guests of the hotel are also welcome to take advantage of the private mountain railway. It brings them to the center of the local ski area, where they can take a short break from ultimate relaxation.

Today, Swiss spas offer something more than just high-end treatment based on time-tested wellness practices and modern therapies trends. They ensure complete immersion in the experience and guarantee unparalleled tranquility. Best spas in Switzerland are about renewal and empowering, as much as they are about health benefits. They are a perfect place to slow down, properly relax, and just enjoy, so why not treat yourself to an unforgettable stay in one of the top Switzerland wellness retreats?

by Ksenia Zaiceva