At the gates of the Vanoise national park, surrounded by greenery, Brides-les-Bains relies on its 170 years of experience and 12’000 visitors per year to become the number one resort in France in terms of achieving lasting weight loss and healing rheumatism. In addition to its health and wellbeing benefits, the village has a plethora of activities on offer to cater to every preference.
Two pathologies are treated at the thermal baths of Brides-les Bain and the Grands Bains de Salins, fully renovated in 2018: excess weight and obesity through the treatment of digestive ailments and metabolic diseases (including type-2 diabetes), as well as rheumatism and arthrosis through the treatment of joint pain. A special Children and Teenagers programme is also available for those who want to change their life habits.
Opening: from 28/03 to 05/11
The Grand Spa Thermal of Brides-les-Bains, with its aquatic area of 600 m² and its relaxation area of 500 m², is one of the largest thermal spas in France, thanks to its specialised facilities (swimming lane, aqua gym pool, splash area...), its spacious and comfortable spaces, and its renowned expertise in thermal treatments. Moments of wellbeing, massages from all over the world, Sothys rituals and beauty treatments... Everything has been thought out with your wellbeing in mind!
from 28/03 to 05/11
Spanning from 600 to 3600 meters in altitude, discover splendid countryside and wilderness by following any of the 22 marked hiking itineraries. You are sure to find something for you among the magnificent landscapes of the park of the Vanoise and the mountains of the 3 Vallées. Discover the scenery and leave a stone on the various cairns or throw on your climbing gear to gain some elevation on the mountains’ Via Ferrata.
Are you a cycling or mountain biking enthusiast? Brides-les-Bains is the perfect departure village to enjoy the winding roads of the department of Savoie. The Col de la Loze, the Val Thorens climb, the Col de la Madeleine, or Iseran and Cormet de Roselend by bike; lake Tueda, Motta Red, the Bike Park of Méribel by mountain bike... whatever the sport, everyone will find something they like!
For beginners or experts alike, discover the golf courses of Méribel (18 holes) and Courchevel (9 holes), both less than 20 kilometres from Brides-les-Bains. Test your skills on various greens set in breath-taking scenery, with lush vegetation, mountain flowers, and the occasional snowy peak.
For all those who love nature, the village of Brides-les-Bains and its surrounding area offer a plethora of exceptional and history-laden natural sites. There is a lot to explore in the region, while enjoying the scenery and learning about the local sites: Cythère wood, the Gorge aux Pigeons, the springs, the thermal park, the Arboretum, churches, and museums... Discover a different side of the department of Savoie through walks and interesting explorations!
For your entertainment, Brides-les-Bains has a lot to offer! At 160 metres from the Résidence, why not enjoy a movie at Le Doron cinema? At 200 metres from the residence, the Casino des 3 Vallées welcomes the gamblers among you. And finally, at less than 20 kilometres from the Résidence, the bowling alleys of Méribel or Courchevel where families and friends come to see how many strikes they can score.
Wellbeing also means culinary delights! At Brides-les-Bains and in the region, there is a selection of fine restaurants and bars: traditional cuisine, star-awarded establishments, local specialities... You are sure to find something for you. Furthermore, some restaurants of the resort are “dietetic”-certified, meaning they serve healthy and delicious meals prepared by their chefs.
In Brides-les-Bains, the entertainment service of the resort organises local festivals and events around various themes, suited to a wide audience: comedy, cuisine, local traditions, or cinema. Discover our scheduled events below and find out more at the Tourist Office.
18 to 19 June
01to 03 September
29 September to 02 October
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