Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad
Walliser Alpentherme & Spa Leukerbad

Thermal baths and spa experiences in Switzerland

Whether you’re in need of a quick city spa fix or an indulgent weekend away, soothe your stressed-out soul at one of these great relaxation spots

Written by
Time Out contributors
Advertising
Tschuggen Grand Hotel
  • Hotels

The Tschuggen Bergoase spa at this five-star hotel is known and loved by spa aficionados around Switzerland and beyond, not just for its extensive, first-rate facilities, but also for its incredible design by architect Mario Botta. Once you’ve stopped staring at the eye-catching décor, start exploring (and relaxing in) Bergoase’s 5,000 square metres, spread over four floors. You’ll find indoor and outdoor pools, a mountain sauna with snow terrace, a bio sauna, steam room, treatment rooms for massage and beauty treatments, solarium and much more besides. Truly a spa paradise.

Paid content
Stadtbad • Zurich
  • Things to do
  • Aussersihl

This stylish and modern hammam, spa and sauna inside the Volkshaus offers treatments from thalassotherapy to Ayurvedic massage. 

Advertising
Hammam Basar • Zurich
  • Things to do
  • Seefeld

With its little café and shop and airy feel, this place primarily aims to attract female visitors - men are only allowed in on Wednesdays and Saturdays. 

Advertising
Bains des Pâquis • Geneva
  • Things to do
  • Pâquis
  • price 1 of 4

A popular meeting place in summer, these outdoor baths remain open for swimming throughout winter – if you’re that nuts – though the indoor sauna, Turkish bath, hammam and massage service might be more preferable. 

Advertising
Solbad & Spa • Schönbühl
  • Things to do
  • Bern-Mittelland

Less than half an hour from Bern, Solbad Schönbühl boasts the largest natural brine spa in Switzerland. Depending on how much you need reviving, you might also fancy the ‘Experience Spa’ with its detoxifying salt scrubs.

  • Things to do
  • St. Johann

Combining an oriental hammam with two steam rooms and massages, the Dampfbad is an oasis of calm in northern Basel’s St Johann district.

Advertising
Sole Uno Wellness • Basel
  • Things to do
  • Basel-Stadt

This large wellness facility offers three saltwater pools, a fire and ice pool, themed showers and saunas, and numerous treatments.

Advertising
Walliser Alpentherme & Spa • Leukerbad
  • Health and beauty
  • Spas
  • Leukerbad

Set in a pretty alpine village, this features a thermally heated outdoor pool with gorgeous mountain views, while inside there’s another large pool, a delightful ‘sauna village’ and treatments. 

Advertising
Advertising
  • Health and beauty
  • Spas
  • Champéry/Val d'Illiez

A relaxing stop-off after a day’s skiing in the Portes du Soleil region, these baths consist of indoor and outdoor pools drawing on 34°C thermal water, a fun thermal river and numerous treatments.

Advertising
Thermalbad Brigerbad • Brigerbad
  • Health and beauty
  • Spas
  • Brig

In winter only the thermal (outdoor) pool and the indoor pools are open. The Brigerbad also offers a full range of spa treatments along with a sauna and hammam.

Time Out recommends

Six indoor and outdoor pools of purest Scuol village mineral water are just the start of the experience at this winter wellness wonderland in the pristine Lower Engadine national park region. Special features such as waterfalls and a salt-water pool sit alongside an extensive sauna area, Roman Irish bathing circuit and treatments. 
Via dals Bogns 323, Scuol (www.scuol-zernez.com/spa). Daily 8am-9.45pm.

Deep in southern Switzerland, Andeer is rightly proud of its thermal waters – and they’re all there waiting for you to try at Mineralbad Andeer. The spa boasts two 34°C pools, as well as Finnish and bio saunas, a steam bath, physiotherapy and much more.
Mineralbad Andeer, Veia Granda 1 J, Andeer (https://mineralbad-andeer.ch). Daily 8am-9pm.

Advertising

Splashy waterslides, sweaty saunas and pampering massages combine with the precision of a Swiss watch at this vast 10,000m2 waterpark at the foot of Mount Tamaro. Relaxation guaranteed!
Via Campagnole 1, Rivera-Monteceneri (www.splashespa.ch). Mon-Fri 10am-10pm; Sat, Sun & public holidays 9am-10pm.

Recommended
    You may also like
      Advertising