If you are looking for a place to relax and disconnect from daily routine, the spas at Costa del Sol are a great choice to leave stress and get fit. These facilities offer specialized cares and natural therapies, that will surely give comfort to your body and your soul. Let's know them!
Created in 1867, it is the only spa in Spain, which is specialized in breathing diseases, as its thermal water releases a gas to be inhalated. The spa is very closed to Tolox, a beatiful town which is part of the region Sierra de las Nieves.
Among its services, treatments of 12-15 days for asthma, bronchitis, respiratory allergies, chilhood asthma etc.; as well as weekly treatments for atopic dermatitis. In addition to the spa, which is open from May 1st to October 31th, the facilities also offer appartments, which are whole year available, and a completly restored hotel, built in 1870, that is opened from June 1st to October 31th.
Spa Villa Padierna Thermas de Carratraca
Located in a privileged place, right in the Valle del Guadalhorce, the remedial power of its waters dates from the Romans, when warriors went to treat their injuries. The therms of Carratraca have been visited over the time by so much eminent personalities as Lord Byron, Alejandro Dumas or Hans Christian Andersen, and more recently, by Antonio Banderas or the Norwegian Princess, that have the choice of being benefited by its mineral-medicinal waters.
Although these baths have always been recommended for dermatological diseases, this kind of waters are also advised for patients with articular and chronical rheumatism.
The Spa also provides a five stars hotel, Villa Padierna Hotel Thermas de Carratraca which preserves the original style from XVIII century, but also suited to current comforts.