Spa breaks: our recommended destinations
Sirmione is a pretty town on the shores of Lake Garda and is known for its warm thermal springs and the beautiful moated castle of Rocca Scaligera. There are two excellent spas here - Terme di Catullo and Vergil.
Within easy reach of the resort centre, lake and cable car, the Hotel Tirolerhof is a perfect retreat in the Austrian resort of Zell am See. The hotel has a modern health spa and leisure area for all your pampering needs.
The Hotel Riviera is located on the coastline of Portorož and has a wide range of health and wellness facilities. As well as sea water swimming pools and a large sauna complex, it hosts the Wai Thai centre for natural face and body care.