A prestigious spa
Located between Lac du Bourget, the largest lake of glacial origin in France, and the Bauges massif, Aix-les-Bains has all the natural assets to be among the largest spas in France. A bucolic and romantic setting that has inspired several artists like Lamartine. The quality and properties of Aix thermal waters have long been demonstrated. And for optimal use of its properties, the station has been able to attract renowned French and foreign researchers and health professionals. The Valvital thermal center works hand in hand with the Rheumatology and Thermal Research Center in order to offer curists high quality care by regularly introducing innovative techniques. To achieve this, the establishment relies on a qualified multidisciplinary team composed of physiotherapists and physiotherapists, a nutritionist, a gymnastics teacher, a relaxologist and a sophrologist.
Aix thermal waters and their benefits
Where does it come from, this thermal water with many properties, proven and recognized by the Academy of Medicine? These waters used since Antiquity? From the bowels of the Earth. It is collected more than a kilometer deep, and up to 2,200 meters, at a temperature that ranges between 38 ° C and 71 ° C. These sulphurized and sulphated waters have analgesic (they soothe pain), anti-inflammatory (they reduce inflammation, especially in patients with rheumatism) and relaxing (they relax the muscle fibers) properties.
The thermal spa
The location of the spa appeals to all spa guests upon their arrival. The establishment was set up on the heights of Aix-les-Bains and overlooks Lake Bourget. It covers an area of 1,600 m2 and is divided into several zones: heated pools, saunas, hammams, courses with massage jets, gym, solarium ...
The thermal baths of Chevalley
Housed in a building with sober architecture, the Chevalley thermal baths offer a beautiful panoramic view of downtown Aix-les-Bains and Lake Bourget. This spa center is mainly specialized in the treatment of rheumatic diseases such as arthritis, osteoarthritis (particularly of the hip and knee), ankylosing spondylitis and rheumatoid arthritis. The healthcare team also offers care to combat fibromyalgia, problems with blood circulation (phlebology) and the after-effects caused by trauma.
Prices of cures and treatments (non-exhaustive list):
- Agreed cure Rheumatology 18 days: from 510 €
- Conventional phlebology cure 18 days: from € 472
- Vitality Cure 1 week: from € 409
- Special Back Cure 1 week: from € 615
Marlioz thermal baths
This establishment located in a green and wooded area of 10 hectares mainly receives spa patients with a respiratory condition or the oral cavity: bronchi, throat, nose, trachea, larynx, ears, gums ... In addition to the 18-day conventional treatments, the Thermes de Marlioz offer treatments of less than 7 days (including an anti-smoking treatment) and à la carte treatments: nasal baths, gargles, nasal irrigations, pharyngeal showers, nebulizations, sprays, humages, gingival showers ...