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Spa relaxation for all the family


Need to relax and unwind? Bring the family to the Louron valley, the comfortable mountain auberge and the soothing waters of the lagoons at Balnea. Your children will love the Inca outside area, with totems and a real Peruvian ambiance. Relax and let the spa waters work their magic.

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From 482 € /family Based on 2 adults + 2 children

  • 2 days/2 nights in a 2 star hotel, half board
  • 2 family entries (2 hrs) for Balnea Spa with outdoor pools, lagoons, jacuzzis...

Contact Nathalie
to book this holiday package or receive informations

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

The strengths

  • Roman baths in stone and mosaics
  • American Indian area with totems emreging from the lagoon
  • Japanese garden with outdoor pools
  • Inca outdoor area with water at 37C
  • Tibetan area for beauty treatments

Day 1

Arrival at the hotel and settle into your room. Dinner and night.

Day 2

Breakfast and relaxation in Balnea Spa. Dinner and night.

Day 3

Breakfast and relaxation in Balnea Spa. Departure.

Charming mountain auberge

Located close to the Peyragudes ski resort and the GR10 in the Louron valley, this charming auberge offers the warm welcome one only finds in the south west. The view from the balcony is splendid, the shimmering lake, the tiny mountain villages and their houses with slate roofs, the snow capped peaks all around. The setting is peaceful, the rooms simple yet cosy, each with a view over the mountains or the stream. In summer after a day in the mountains everybody gathers on the terrace for a drink. In winter after a day on the ski slopes at Val Louron or Peyragudes the log fire is very welcoming, and Christophe will tell a few tales of the valley. He will also delight you with his cuisine, he is passionate about his cooking and you can enjoy his Garbure, tartiflette, raclette not to mention his grilled prawns, veal 'Oxoa' and his famous home made Gateau Basque. Even the he most demanding of gourmets will be satisfied.

Your auberge:

Has 11 bedrooms and can take 37 persons, a restaurant with terrace, lounge with log fire.

Your family room for 4 persons:

1 double bed
2 bunk beds
Shower room with toilet

Animals are welcome

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 sumptous 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. Mountain treatments using Arnica, massages with warm sesame seed oil and Tibetan bowls, Thai foot massage and Taiko yoga, traditional Indian massage.

With the restaurant

Wellbeing is also on your plate, well balanced, healthy and natural.

  • From 482 € /family -
  • Based on 2 adults + 2 children

The price includes

2 nights in 2 star hotel, half board - 2 family entries (2 hrs) for Balnea Spa - Local taxe - Booking fee.

The price does not include



All year

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.

Enjoy yourself:

The Genos Loudenvielle lake has something for all the family - walks, swimming, games, pedalos, canoeing, siestas on the water's edge...

Water slides at Ludeo:

With its huge variety of water activities Ludeo will be your children's favourite destination. There are pools, numerous water slides including a giant toboggan, another over 50 metres long, spa activities, you will never gets the kids out of the water!

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...

The Louron valley - a great place for walkers:

The footpaths are waymarked and graded like ski runs, it's a great idea, start on an easy green trail, maybe your children will want to try a blue one? And all along the route are picnic tables, orientation points, all you need to enjoy the superb walks.