Hotel Vitarium ****S
Located in the thermal town of Smarjeske Toplice, Hotel Vitarium is immersed in the greenery of a large park, which is also home to the Vitarium Spa & Clinique, the most modern and well-equipped spa in Slovenia. All the Hotel’s mod-cons mean that guests can enjoy a stay that is completely focused on well-being and relaxation, and the spa offers many other facilities and leisure activities, including a sports centre with 4 tennis courts, mini golf, basketball and beach volley ball, and there are various trails to enjoy in the surrounding area.
The Vitarium Spa & Clinique, which guests can access directly from Hotel Vitarium, boasts two indoor swimming pools connected to the outdoor pool, all of which are filled with thermal water and heated to 32°C, and the complex also boasts a bar with a terrace that looks out over the park. Guests can enjoy a Turkish bath, Finnish, Roman and herb sauna and there is also another Finnish sauna that is traditional and rustic. Within the spa is an area dedicated to thermal, relaxing and regenerating baths, whilst outside there are three thermal swimming pools heated to 26-28°C, a sports pool and a children’s pool. The swimming pool built of wood is one of the Hotel’s most particular features and it dates back to the 1700s when it was built directly on top of the thermal water sources.
Slimming, detox and sport rehabilitation programmes and cardiac and circulatory treatments are carried out here, as well as numerous beauty and relax treatments for the face and body.
Lastly, Vitarium Spa & Clinique has a fitness area that is suitable for both individual or group training, and a personal trainer and physiotherapist are available to guide guests during their stay.
The 73 rooms at Hotel Vitarium are divided into single and double rooms and suites, and there are 4 apartments and a 100m² Presidential suite. The rooms have air conditioning, a telephone, satellite television, a minibar, safe box and an internet connection with Wi-Fi. Some rooms and suites also have a balcony.
At Hotel Vitarium’s restaurant, breakfast is served as a buffet rich in organic products, whilst at lunch and dinner guests can choose from 2 or 3 menus, and there are also dietetic, vegetarian and fish based dishes available. The Hotel also boasts a wine cellar, which is stocked with a large choice of Slovenian wines.
Some of the Hotel’s services and facilities:
There are many places near Terme Smarjeske Toplice to enjoy by bike or on foot thanks to the numerous trails in the surrounding area. Other attractions include the Otocec Castle, the only castle in Slovenia that has a moat, and which is now an exclusive relais & chateux Hotel, however it is still open to visitors who wish to tour the castle and its wonderful park. The Roman ‘Assumption of Mary’ church in Nova Štifta, the Saint Rupert church, one of the best gothic monuments in Slovenia, and the Pleterje Charterhouse, the only Carthusian monastery in Slovenia, are also most definitely worth a visit.
Adults pay Eur 2,50 per day.
SPA pool in the hotel
SPA in the hotel
18-hole golf course
Indoor swimming pool