Nothing like half a day or a full stay in a spa to let go and get a makeover. On this holiday eve, we have selected 5 exceptional spas located in the French countryside. From Alsace to the Landes, our address book is an invitation to travel and well-being.
Alone, as a couple or with friends, a stay at the spa is always a moment of absolute well-being to take care of yourself and relax effectively. Problems are put on hold in these idyllic spaces where time seems suspended and where all the senses are stirred.
The it spa of the moment, inaugurated in the fall of 2020 and which has won all the Wellness awards since. The Yonaguni spa, whose name and concept draw their roots from ancient Japan, celebrates water and stone as a subtle balance between body and mind. 2500m2 which invite its visitors to live a unique immersive experience in an exceptional setting with a Zen decoration. The space is made up of 330 m2 of baths and a labyrinth of surprising sensory universes combining water corridors, submerged rooms, indoor and outdoor pools, and punctuated by more than 100 aquatic attractions. The whole is complemented by well-being areas offering exclusive equipment (panoramic sauna, black sauna, snow cave, showers and sensory waterfalls with scented scents, etc.) and relaxation areas (cocooning alcoves, Himalaya room with water beds, ganbanyoku, etc.) . In terms of treatments, seven suites to enjoy alone or as a couple a unique signature ritual. The outdoor spaces are spread over 1700 m2 of landscaped gardens surrounding the infinity pool and a bamboo grove housing a Japanese tea house. The spa is open to hotel guests as well as to the outside public.
Le Parc Hôtel & Yonaguni Spa - 169, route d’Ottrott 67210 Obernai
LES SOURCES DE CHEVERNY SPA by CAUDALIE
It is in the green setting of the Les Sources de Cheverny estate that Le Spa Caudalie welcomes its visitors. An oasis of absolute well-being near Blois, the Loire and its castles. A spa dedicated to nature whose interior is clad in solid wood sourced only from sustainable forests, and whose magnificent framework can be admired above the pool. The face and body treatments signed Caudalie reserve the unequaled pleasure of wraps, massages and beauty rituals with grape seed extracts. The spa also offers yoga, sophrology and sylvotherapy sessions as well as a fitness room with WaterRower equipment, whose non-motorized machines are artisanal and ethically manufactured. Outside, a complete immersion in the greenery with the relaxing hot tub surrounded by oak wood like a barrel.
Les Sources de Cheverny & Spa by Caudalie - Chemin du Breuil 41700 Cheverny
LE DOMAINE DE PRIMARD SPA by SUZANNE KAUFFMANN
Located in the elegant residence of the Domaine de Primard, the 450m2 spa located in the former woodshed of the Château, resumes its wooden architecture. A very chic refined setting which houses a sauna, a hammam and a hot and cold jacuzzi on the ground floor which runs along the orchard, as well as four massage rooms, a coaching room and a fitness room upstairs . Treatments and massages are developed by Suzanne Kauffmann, the priestess of organic well-being, who is opening her first spa in France here. Passionate about the benefits of plants, Susanne Kaufmann combines plants from the mountains, forests and plains of her Austrian Alps with cutting-edge active ingredients to create organic cosmetics with an ultra-comfortable texture. To be tested, the exclusive Primard Signature Treatment, a mask with an instant lifting effect, developed from strains of apples from the orchard.
Le Domaine de Primard & Spa Suzanne Kauffmann - 1 route de Bueil, 28260 Guainville.
LA FERME THERMALE D'EUGENIE
In its 18th century rural Landes habitat, the Eugénie Thermal Farm offers cures and treatments inherited from Greco-Latin, Celtic and Oriental cultures. It combines the benefits of its thermal water, rich in sulfur and plankton, with the virtues of plants from the farm. Its water soothes muscle and joint pain and regenerates damaged skin, while its herbal medicine improves blood circulation, breath or even the drainage of impurities. All Sisley treatments with evocative names - Comme un Nuage or Sérénité au jardin - are provided in ultra cozy and refined individual cabins with a fireplace in the romantic setting of this luxurious family home.
Les Prés d'Eugénie & La Ferme Thermale - 40320 Eugénie les Bains
SPA PURE ALTITUDE
The Pure Altitude Spa at Les Fermes de Marie draws its inspiration from the surrounding nature. Each of the cozy spaces and the 13 treatment cabins have shown a fair choice of materials from the region. Specialist in body and face treatments with mountain plants, the Signature Pure Altitude rituals, such as the Alp-Cells Repair treatment with gold leaf or the Detox Massage with Edelweiss Elixir, combine the antioxidant and remineralizing properties of edelweiss to those of a variety of more than fifty flowers and mountain minerals for incomparable effectiveness. The spa offers indoor swimming pools open to the landscape, jacuzzis, hammam, sauna, Japanese baths, fitness room as well as a Leonor Gray hairdressing workshop and manicure treatments by Manucurist. Something to take care of yourself, prepare for the onslaught of the summits or relax after a sporting day.
Les Fermes de Marie & Spa Pure Altitude - 163 Chemin de Riante Colline 74120 Megève