Hotels for refreshing bathing fun
face Sandro Erdin, access_time 19.08.2020
Summer shows its sunny side. Time to enjoy it to the full once again. Where does it work better in high summer temperatures than in water?
We have put together three of our top-hotels for you, which in very different ways provide relaxation, enjoyment and fun on warm midsummer days.
Simply take a few days off with your Hotelcard and then start your everyday life refreshed. Thanks to the attractive discounts your Hotelcard offers you, you can keep a cool head even when booking.
Bathing fun for active people: Hotel National Resort & Spa Champéry
The 4* traditional hotel National Resort & Spa is located at the foot of the Dents du Midi. Alpine cosiness meets modern style here. A spa with hamam and sauna and an outdoor pool surrounded by stunning mountain scenery provide relaxation after an active day in the mountains. In addition, the hotel is only a few steps away from the cable car to the Portes Du Soleil.
Recommendations for the region of Champéry
Numerous cycling and hiking routes in the region are waiting to be discovered by you. If you like to be active on the road, this is the right place for you.
The area around Champéry can be quickly explored on a scooter descent. Over a distance of 10km, 1'000 metres in altitude difference are overcome. A tingling in the stomach is guaranteed.
The Cantine Sur Coux, above Champéry, is a cosy place to relax. With a magnificent view, you can relax in the cosy garden of the old chalet.
© Champéry tourism
Swimming fun for lake lovers: Astra Hotel Vevey
The Astra Hotel Vevey is located in the heart of the city of Vevey on the Swiss Riviera. It welcomes its guests with stylish, modern rooms, a rooftop bar, and spacious spa & fitness facilities with an outdoor Jacuzzi.
A lot of bathing fun can be found on Lake Geneva. The Vevey Corseaux lido, for example, offers various swimming pools and direct access to the lake.
Our tips for Vevey
Charlie Chaplin lived in the region for many years. In his honour, a bronze statue was erected on the promenade of Vevey. One gets to know more about his life and his work in the exciting museum Chaplin's World. This is located in the Villa Manoir de Ban in Crosier-sur-Vevey, Chaplin's last residence.
© Chaplin's World
A walk through the vineyard terraces of the UNESCO Lavaux region is one of the highlights of the region. From the largest contiguous wine-growing area in Switzerland there are fantastic views over Lake Geneva and the Alps. If you want to get a taste of the region's wines, there are numerous wine growers in the region where you can sample the fine wines.
UNESCO Lavaux vineyard terraces © Switzerland Tourism
Bathing fun for connoisseurs: Vital Boutique Hotel Zurzacherhof
The 3* Superior Hotel Zurzacherhof offers 48 fresh modern rooms with balcony. Anyone staying overnight here enjoys free admission to the Zurzach thermal spa for the entire duration of their stay.
Under the motto "Holiday feeling - only longer" the spa surprises its guests throughout the summer with various highlights from the most popular holiday destinations. Various thermal pools and a brine pool ensure that you feel like a new person after a stay at the Zurzach thermal spa. The special natural swimming pool is wonderfully refreshing in summer.
© Bad Zurzach Tourismus
The Vital Boutique Hotel Zurzacherhof is located only 50 metres from the thermal bath and is therefore the ideal starting point for a small cure for body and soul. Those who travel with children will appreciate the original Papa Moll family rooms.
Our tips for Bad Zurzach
Away from the baths, Bad Zurzach entices you with leisurely walks along the Rhine. The old salt-drilling towers dating back to 1912 are striking here.
If you are sportier, you can hike through the shady forest to the Achenberg. Upstairs, a home-brewed beer under the leafy canopy of a large chestnut tree is the reward in the inn.
On the Kirchlibuck you can marvel at the remains of a Roman fort. Bad Zurzach has so many hidden treasures to offer besides the spa!
salt towers © Bad Zurzach Tourismus
Enjoy the rest of the summer. Immerse yourself in clear, invigorating water and discover hidden treasures, breathtaking views and culinary secrets. Use your Hotelcard now to take advantage of the particularly attractive offers and save up to 50% off the regular overnight price. We wish you refreshing experiences!
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