Health Travel Magazine - Digest 2024

The best hotels in Europe for a summer wellness retreat

From the sun-kissed beaches of the French Riviera to the breathtaking mountain vistas on Swiss hiking trails, Europe’s diverse landscapes, pleasant climate and rich cultures mean it has something for everyone. Read on to discover our pick of the hottest wellness destinations in Europe this summer.

Borgo Egnazia, Italy

A truly immersive wellness experience, Borgo Egnazia comprises an entire white stone village, purpose-built on the Puglian coast. Vibrant bougainvillea offers an explosion of colour against the white stone walls as you weave your way through townhouses and villas on your way to the award winning Vair spa.

Roman baths, cleansing hammams, and soothing body scrubs are just some of the tempting treatments on offer, as well as two private beaches and beach clubs, four swimming pools, and a Michelin-star restaurant.

Andronis Concept Santorini, Greece

A dreamy hotel on the Greek island of Santorini, Andronis Concept boasts both an enviable destination and a world-class spa. Cutting-edge technology at the Kallos spa builds a wellness analysis from a single strand of hair, allowing you to have treatments tailored to your needs. Private infinity pools offer breathtaking views of Santorini’s famous sunset, while private dining experiences and helicopter flights to Athens fill your days with unique moments to remember.

Lily of the Valley, France

Discover the charming elegance of the French Riviera at Lily of the Valley in the south of France, overlooking the intensely blue Mediterranean sea. Achieve your wellness goals with bespoke fitness and weight loss programmes at the hotel’s state of the art Shape Club, or relax by the pool as you sample the local wines. La Vista restaurant serves Provençal food with stunning sea views, and the glamourous resort of St Tropez is just a 20 minute drive away.

Park Hotel Vitznau, Switzerland

With stunning views of Lake Lucerne and Mount Rigi, Park Hotel Vitznau embodies wellness in all its forms. Nourish your body and soul with endless hiking trails in the pure mountain air or paddling on the glassy lake, or benefit from the healing treatments at the 2,000 square metre spa. An infinity pool, Finnish sauna, ice grotto, and hot stone therapy are just some of the treatments on offer, designed to refresh and rejuvenate you. Top off your experience with dining at one of the hotel’s two Michelin- starred restaurants.

Contact our expert travel advisors through Whatsapp or on our website to begin planning your European getaway. These immensely popular destinations are quickly being booked up for the summer, so book soon to avoid disappointment.