About VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU Grand Hotel & Spa
The stately and elegant VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU Grand Hotel and Spa, built in 1865, is one of the classic grand hotels of Europe but there is always a friendly and unconventional atmosphere for young and old. Its 59,000-square-foot spa goes beyond pampering treatments to provide a comprehensive center dedicated to helping guests achieve relaxation and total well-being. The hotel's fitness center offers a wide range of classes, from Pilates to endurance training to aqua aerobics.
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Awards & Accolades
2009 Readers' Choice Awards Winner for:
- Favorite Spa in Switzerland
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The spa consists of several parts. Spa-goers may choose from the holistic and therapeutic spa services at the ESPA facility; exercise options and medical consultations at the fitness center; health coaching; or a relaxing session in the whirlpool, Finnish and bio saunas, or Turkish steam room. Guests can also visit the Japanese-inspired SENSAI SELECT SPA, enjoying healing and beauty services utilizing Koishimaru silk and the Japanese hot spring; the 280-square-meter facility has six treatment rooms. In addition, spa facilities and classes are included in the room rate.
A signature offering is the Authentic Swiss Alpine Herb Compress Massage, a full-body herbal and scalp massage using wild Alpine thyme, peppermint, nettles, and mallow.
The cozy and casual Spa Bar serves refreshing smoothies and a selection of snacks, and a dietitian oversees the preparation of VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU's spa cuisine. Couples can book a half or a full day of individualized treatments in the Private Spa, which combines a treatment area, a sauna, a steam room, a pool, and an exclusive lounge. (There are 16 spa treatment rooms in all.) Guests also have full access to the fitness center's strength- and endurance-training machines, as well as aerobics classes, tai chi instruction, and other guided health experiences.
Complimentary and Alternative
Facilities & Amenities
Cold Plunge Pool
Fitness & Activities
Pilates with Reformer
Other Traditional Wellness Treatments
VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU Grand Hotel & Spa
a destination of blissBy jeanien | September 1, 2010
Incredible Hotel and Spa!By LindaL | March 21, 2010
Superb spa..loved the salt water poolBy Satchmo | September 13, 2008
Location & Hours
VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU Grand Hotel & SpaHoeheweg 41
Phone: 00800 2888 8882
Facilities & Amenities
The scenic lakes and mountains of the town of Interlaken draw tourists and adventurers from all over the world. Popular mountain day-trip destinations include the Jungfraujoch, the highest railway station in Europe. One of its attractions, the Ice Palace, provides a magical winter atmosphere year-round. Interlaken boasts plenty of picturesque natural scenes to view, among them the verdant landscape of Winteregg, which was immortalized in poetry by Goethe.
Those looking for outdoor adventure will not be disappointed at Interlaken. Rock climbing, white-water rafting, waterskiing, skydiving, and paragliding are only some of the stimulating activities available in the town. At night, visitors flock to the area's pubs and restaurants. A casino and movie theater present further recreational options.
In addition, Interlaken features:
- The Ballenberg Museum, an open-air museum devoted to Swiss rural life through the centuries
- An annual classical music festival
- Mystery Park, devoted to seeking out the answers behind all of life's big questions
- The Schynige Platte, an Alpine botanical garden
- The William Tell Open-Air Theatre, where Schiller's retelling of the life of Switzerland's folkloric hero has been staged since 1912
Cold Plunge Pool
Rooms & Dining
VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU has 212 guest suites, each with its own individual atmospheric design scheme. Ranging in size from the relatively cozy Double Room to the extra-roomy Tower Suite, the hotel's lodgings can accommodate a wide range of group sizes and budgets. Some suites feature balconies with panoramic views of the surrounding Interlaken countryside. All rooms feature high ceilings and high-quality furnishings.
The restaurants at VICTORIA-JUNGFRAU all serve healthful cuisine that reflects the distinctive flavors of Switzerland. La Terrasse offers fine French delicacies prepared by renowned chef Mike Wehrle in a refined, elegant setting with a jacket-required dress code. The Jungfrau Brasserie specializes in Swiss dishes from every region, using local, natural ingredients ranging from fresh Ticino olive oil to superb wine from Switzerland's finest vineyards. La Pastateca serves a variety of fresh Asian and Italian dishes in bright, colorful surroundings. Guests also enjoy afternoon tea and evening cocktails in the Victoria Bar, as well as superior cigars and single-malt scotch in the Intermezzo Bar.