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Address: Centre Thermoludique, 05220 Le Monetier-les-Bains, France
Phone Number:
+33 4 92 40 00 00
Today
13:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 13:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 21:00

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a great day at the Spa

The spa was a delight on a sunny day;luckily we arrived already before the noon as there were long lines at the reception after lunch time. lEasy to find, beautiful views... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 March 2015
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Helsinki, Finland
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Timisoara, Romania
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a SCAM, A RIP OFF, A DUMP! Don't take my word for it, here are some reasons from the top of my head: 1. Regardless of what type of shorts/etc you have, they're not ok, staff tells you "sorry you're not allowed in those. But don't worry! You can buy the correct ones from our boutique!" but... More 

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London
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We tried to visit the baths today but we're disappointed to find they were closed now until December. They closed on 21st August. What a pity that neither the web site or tourist information web site advise this. Quite a few people were turning up today not aware of the closure

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3 Thank she57
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59 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Le Monetier les Bains, as "les Bains" means there is someting linked with water, has a spring of hot water that this big complex exploit.. and it does it very well.. It was renewed about 7 years ago in order to welcome more people and the result is very good.. even if the wood of the complex already begin to... More 

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Stockholm
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66 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

This very nice spa was well above expectations! Even though we came in high season and it was quite busy it was a pleasure to use all the facilities. We travelled two families with 5 kids aged between 8-13. They enjoyed the warm outdoor pool the most with its maze like shape and fountains. The big indoor pool with a... More 

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Howden
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450 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Recommended by our travel rep this Thermal Spa must be experienced. 38 degree exterior water offers a very pleasant way to relax after a day on the slopes. Whilst not cheap we all thoroughly enjoyed the experience and will definitely return when next skiing in the area. A free bus service (Ski Bus) runs between the valley villages and drops... More 

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340 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

It started with me having to wait more than 10mn on the phone to make a reservation. That was annoying. It's one of the fundementals of customer service: answer before 3 rings. Just saying. I then called again, the young lady was cordial but not capable of anticipating the info that would be needed: "May I pick a massage from... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

The spa was a delight on a sunny day;luckily we arrived already before the noon as there were long lines at the reception after lunch time. lEasy to find, beautiful views towards the mountains - I spent a couple of hours with my 15 year old daughter here; 2 hours was enough. I read a review critizicing the staff at... More 

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Uppsala, Sweden
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28 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2015

The place is ok, but not as good and relaxing as it will be in any Austrian or German sauna. Water in the pool outside was quite cold so most of people had to be inside, the place is ok but deferentially not worth 18,5 plus 7 eur for 2 hour (you have to play separately for sauna and hammam... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015 via mobile

The Thermal center is good but I would advise to train the receptionists to pay more attention to foreign tourists:particularly explain well where the wardrobe is and how it works and what is more important the men can't wear shorts only swim slips or boxers! Yes, this is written on the wall but in small letters, and not all foreigners... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2015

We went here when it was raining & we didn't want to ski. Had the 2 hour option which was ample for our needs. We took advantage of all the pools, even the extreme cold plunging pool! So pleased we went. The only down side was when we went for coffees afterwards, nothing wrong with the drinks but had to... More 

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