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By admin | March 3 2007
Discover a world of relaxation, rejuvenation and beauty at these fabulous spas
Treatments & facilities: Asia Spa is one of the most famous spas in Zurich, thanks to the high standard of its therapists and its deep relaxation massages.
Ideally located in the heart of the city, Asia Spa also boasts a variety of sauna experiences. Choose from the aromatic cherry and jasmine blossom or take advantage of the curative effects of the Himalayan salt sauna. Along with the saunas you can enjoy Asian massages and meditation techniques, a lounge and modern gym, as well as an Asian hammam. From the Japanese steam bath and tatami mats to the luxurious handmade honey and chocolate, this spa is an oasis of calm. For those seeking true luxury for two, Asia Spa can also arrange a private spa suite, upon request.
Signature treatments: Ganban’Futto: This Asian foot massage uses rose quartz stone and works on your pressure points to reach a state of complete calmness. With comforting strokes, stretching and reflexology techniques this is the ideal treatment for the elite traveler seeking absolute relaxation. Ganban’Yoku: This massage combines eastern and western techniques to create a rejuvenating and renewing process, while also relaxing the entire body. It takes place on warm, 30-degree Ganban’Yoku bed designed for instant calm.
Simone Salzmann, General Manager
+41 444 542 040
Kalandergasse 1, 8045
Treatments & facilities: This 43,000 square foot spa houses 18 treatment rooms, two treatment suites, a gym, mind and body studio, as well as a medical wellness center.
The focal point of Dolder Grand Spa is its large Aqua Zone, which includes a swimming pool and indoor / outdoor whirlpools. Facilities also include individual Ladies and Gentlemen’s Spa areas (with sauna, cold pool, aroma pool, steam bath, kotatsu footbath, solarium and relaxation rooms). In true extravagant style the Dolder Grand Spa also has Sunaburos (warm pebble beds) and a Snow Paradise (cold room). Elite travelers can also enjoy the peace and quiet of the ‘Chill Out’ room or the Spa Cafe.
Signature treatments: Hydraheaven, Bamboo Shiatsu, Organic Signature Massage with Kerstin Florian products that include thermal mineral water, mud, algae, herbal extracts and essential oils.
+41 444 566 000
The Dolder Grand, Kurhausstrasse 65, 8032
Treatments & facilities: The Living Well Express Fitness Centre is located close to the airport at the Hilton Zurich Airport Hotel.
Make use of the treadmills, weight machines and the latest cardiovascular equipment fitted with TVs, or get some fresh air on the outdoor jogging and fitness trail with spectacular views of the Swiss Alps. Open 24 hours a day this fitness and spa venue is ideal for the guest that wants entertainment rather than relaxation as it has high-end technology throughout, including television and music areas. Elite clientele can also take advantage of the sauna and steam baths.
Signature Treatment: The Living Well Express Massage
Jessica Hackl, Coordinator
+41 448 285 050
Hilton Zurich Airport Hotel, Hohenbuehlstrasse 10, Opfikon-Glattbrugg 8152
Many elite travelers enjoy keeping fit as a way to unwind and revitalize while on business or vacation and we can’t think of a better place to do this than at Zurich Airport Hotel’s dedicated fitness center PACE.
This fitness club is ideally located next to the airport, perfect for your pre- or post-flight workout. Featuring the latest state-of-the-art Technogym equipment, PACE is the ideal destination after a hard day’s sightseeing. For complete relaxation Elite Traveler recommends the sauna, Kneipp pool and the steam baths.
+41 448 004 040
Radisson Blu Hotel, Zurich Airport, PO Box 295, 8058
Treatments & facilities: Located on the third floor of the Marriott Hotel, and also open 24 hours a day, Spa Motion Fitness has fantastic views over the River Limmat and City Park, and offers cardiovascular equipment and free weights.
Elite Traveler also recommends taking advantage of the sauna, solarium and relaxation room. During the day, a wide range of massages are available for guests seeking complete relaxation. We suggest this spa for readers staying in the Neumuehlequai area.
+41 443 607 083
Marriott Hotel, Neumuehlequai 42, 8001