For a short trip on cold days – Top spa hotels in Europe
Wednesday 10, November 2010
Spa treatments and pampering are not only very popular amongst private travellers.
Business travellers also value the possibility of being able to benefit from one or the other relaxing services offered by the hotel. They can work off the stress of the day in the fitness studio or merely relax in the steam bath - on cold days the guests are especially happy when the hotel has facilities to enable them to relax body and soul.
hotel.info, the free online hotel reservation service with more than 210,000 hotels worldwide is now featuring its best-loved spa hotels. Sauna, pool or massage – many hotels that increase the sense of well-being and thus increase the guests' satisfaction are to be found here.
The Top 20 spa hotels in Europe*
1. Relais & Chateaux Hotel Jagdhof Glashütte Bad Laasphe (Germany)
2. Hotel Lac Salin Spa & Mountain Resort Livigno (Italy)
3. Alpenherz Hotel Gerlos (Austria)
4. Grand Resort Bad Ragaz Bad Ragaz (Switzerland)
5. Lagoas Park Hotel Oeiras (Portugal)
6. Park Holiday Hotel Wellness & Spa Prague (Czech Republic)
7. Hotel Prestige Palmera Plaza Jerez de la Frontera (Spain)
8. Hotel Anel Sofia (Bulgaria)
9. Sankt Jorgen Park Resort Göteborg (Sweden)
10. Ramada Resort - Aquaworld Budapest Budapest (Hungary)
11. Meriton Grand Conference & Spa Hotel Tallinn (Estonia)
12. Best Western Premier Hotel Krakow Krakow (Poland)
13. Best Western Prezident Hotel Novi Sad (Serbia)
14. Mercure St. Paul's Hotel and Spa Sheffield Sheffield (United Kingdom)
15. Hotel Kongebrogaarden Middelfart (Denmark)
16. Hotel Les Dryades Golf & Spa Pouligny-Notre-Dame (France)
17. Palace Hotel CL Noordwijk (Netherlands)
18. Hotel Premier Palace Kiev (Ukraine)
19. Hotel Le Royal Luxemburg (Luxembourg)
20. Swissotel The Bosphorus Istanbul (Turkey)
The Relais & Chateaux Hotel Jagdhof Glashütte in Bad Laasphe (Germany) took first place with an overall evaluation score of 9.4 The following "spa oases" also scored well with hotel guests. No matter whether it is in the relaxation of a beauty treatment, enjoyment of excellent food or having a pleasant chat in the wine bar the best hotels really do allow the spirit to soar.
* At least ten guest evaluations are necessary in order for the hotel to be considered in the ranking. If scores are the same then the number of evaluations submitted is the criterion. Only the very best spa hotel in each country is included in the ranking. *The position in the listing is based on the statistics as at 26/10/10. Therefore there may be some slight variation.
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