Family Fun and Spa

  • The Louron valley
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Family spa fun, for all ages...


Looking for an unusual family break? Then head for Loudenvielle with its lake, its pretty village, and a spa centre specially conceived to offer something for all the family. A little extra this year, the new Inca baths, outdoor pools with the water at 37C, the bamboo, the temple and statues will transport you to Latin America, all to the sound of Peruvian music.

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From 265 € /family Based on 2 adults + 2 children

  • 3 days/3 nights in studio in a tourist residence on the lakeside
  • 2 family entries (2 hours) for the Balnea Spa

Contact Monique
to book this holiday package or receive informations

By mail By phone 33 (0)5 62 56 70 00

The strengths

  • Children's activities nearby
  • The American Indian and Inca area for all the family
  • The pleasures of soothing warm waters with a backdrop of magnificent mountains
  • Your residence on the water's edge

The Louron valley is an authentic Pyrenean valley with its characterful mountain villages, its surrounding mountains and its lake, a tranquil peaceful place with of course the soothing spa waters of Balnea.
American Indian, Roman, Japonese, Inca... the different areas of the Balnea spa with their naturally warm waters are an invitation to travel the world, and through time... You will love the outdoor lagoons of the Japanese and Inca areas, their waters at 33C and 40C with a panoramic view over the mountains.
After you soothing world tour a walk around the lake offers many interesting stops. Kids will love the Ludeo waterpark with its pools, water slides, jacuzzi, and beach. Next door is the Ludic park with inflatables and trampolines. Those looking for adventure can test their balance at the treetop adventure park. For somehting more gentle why not take a poney ride around the lake. On the lake itself you can hire canoes, pedalos and stand-up paddles. For something most unusual there are downhill all-terrain scooters, an instructor will show you the ropes!

Residence on the edge of the lake

You will go from discovery to discovery in the verdant Louron valley. At the bottom of the Col de Peyresourde and on the shores of the Genos-Loudenvielle lake it offers an exceptional location for an unforgettable holiday. Constructed in stone and wood in a pure Pyrenean style, the residence is warm and welcoming, with its ideal location on the shores of the lake and facing the mountains. Close to the village of Loudenvielle you have a superb choice of walking trails, and can enjoy the Ludeo water park and the Ludic Activity Centre, In winter you can choose between the ski resorts of Peyragudes or Val Louron. Open all the year, the Balnea spa welcomes you with warming vapours for a sublime and soothing relaxation.

Your residence:

has apartments from 2 to 8 persons and chalets 10/12 persons.
You can benefit from the relaxation area with sauna and gym, and heated pool. Wifi access at the reception desk (free) - messaging service - Fondue and raclette sets - Library and board games - Laundry room - Gym - heated outdoor pool (from Easter) - Baby necessities (high chair, baby bath, bottle warmer, changing mat...) - Bedlinen and towel hire - Optional end of stay cleaning

Studio sleeps with lake and mountain view:

Lounge area (2 person sofa bed)
Dining / kitchen area (microwave - 2 electric hobs – fridge - dishwasher)
Alcove area with bunks
Bathroom / toilet
Balcony or terrace

Animals are welcome (with supplements)

The Louron valley

Suddenly the landscape opens up to reveal a magnificent valley, the Louron valley, protected yet with modern ideas. The valley has kept all the charm and character of a typical mountain village with its lakeside setting, offering a pleasant and peaceful ambience.

You will adore

- The beauty and the preserved quality of the area, typical Pyrenean scenery and villages
- Wellbeing assured at Balnea, whether its fun or relaxation
- The Genos-Loudenvielle lake, the children’s play areas, superb siesta spots.
- The views of the wild high mountains from the valley
- A tandem flight in a paraglider or hang glider

Balnea, your spa centre

On the edge of the lake and facing the mountains, the Balnea Spa immerses you in a universe of raw beauty and rafinement.
The spa waters are naturally warm, the inspiration comes from afar, and the relaxation techniques are varied.

With the Roman area

Let yourself go in a world of wellbeing. A lagoon of thermal water, massage jets and swan neck jets, musical baths, Jacuzzi baths, hamman, heated benches… the dome with its glass facades bathes the spa ina wonderful natural light and offer magnificent views over the surrounding countryside.

With American Indian area

This space is perfect for families. Geysers, swimming against the current, waterfalls, Jacuzzis, water beds… All beneath the watchful eye of the totem poles.

With the Onsen area

Treat yourself to a taste of Japan. 3 outside pools at between 33 and 40 degrees with splendid views over the mountains, a Japanese zen garden, a Japanese pavilion with a room of cryotherapy, 2 saunas with dramatic mountain views.

In the Inca area,

families can enjoy outdoor pools where the waters are at 37C, in a sumptious decor of bamboo, temples and statues which transports you to Latin America, all to the backing of Peruvian pipe music. Swimming against the current, jacuzzis, massage jets, and even a beach of stones to take a snow bath in winter... the pure pleasures of warm waters in a delightful and surprising setting.

With the Tibetan area

Peace and calm, this space is dedicated to the face and body. Special mountain treatments using Arnica, massages with warm sesame seed oil and Tibetan bowls, Thai foot massage and Taiko yoga, traditional Indian massage. All can be personalised specially for you.

With the restaurant

Wellbeing is also on your plate, the restaurant offers well balanced, healthy and natural dishes.

  • From 265 € /family -
  • Based on 2 adults + 2 children

The price includes

3 nights in studio sleeps 4 in a tourist residence - 2 family entries (2 hours) for the Balnea Spa - Access to the heated pool of the residence - Booking fee.

The price does not include

Security deposit (€260) - Local taxes – Bedlinen and towels (€17/person) - Pets (€38/stay) - TV rental (€42/week) - End of stay cleaning (€59 to €100/apartment) - Baby bed (€27/week) – Breakfast (€10/person/day) - Wifi access in the accommodation (€16/week).


Spring Summer Autumn 2017
Except July and August

Spoil yourself

Make the most of you spa break at Balnea by trying their huge range of beauty treatments : various massages, peeling, wrapping... it is a world of peace and tranquility just waiting for you.

The two towers - around the Genos Loudenvielle lake:

This walk is perfect for families, passing from forests to mountain prairies, superb panoramas and a visit to the two defensive towers of the valley, back to the Middle Ages, it is even said that a secret tunnel joins the two towers of Genos and Moulor...