Villa Magdalena Wellness Hotel ****
Located in the continental part of Croatia, in the region of Zagorje, Hotel Villa Magdalena in Krapinske Toplice, a town with natural thermae springs, boasts modern architecture that is well integrated in the natural context that surrounds it, which can be enjoyed from the apartments’ terraces. Unlimited access to well-being facilities is included in the stay price, which are all centred around the use of the local thermal water, which is considered to be some of the best in Europe. An 7mx3m outdoor swimming pool with a poolside restaurant allows guests to relax in the open air before and after using the numerous well-being facilities in their apartments (all apartments have a thermal water Jacuzzi tub, chromotherapy and a panoramic view) or at the spa, and the food served at the Magdalena Restaurant is of the highest quality - the restaurant boasts awards and is considered one of the best in Croatia.
Villa Magdalena offers its guests the possibility to relax and indulge in well-being in all the available rooms thanks to the Jacuzzi tubs, filled with thermal water, and chromotherapy. Unlimited use of the spa, which is located on the panoramic floor of the property, is included in the price of the stay and the treatments available here are centred around the use of the local thermal water, which comes from 4 fresh sources and reaches the surface at 41°C. The water is rich in calcium, magnesium and hydrogen and this water from Krapinske Toplice is considered some of the best water in Europe, and it is even perfumed and boasts a low sulphur content. The health farm has a Indoor Pool, Jacuzzi tub, Finnish sauna, showers, heated benches and a relaxation area with beds. The treatments available range from classic, sporting and anti-cellulite massages to aromatherapy, reflexology, Indian head massages, Ayurvedic massages, Lomi-Lomi Nui, hot stone massages and numerous beauty treatments.
Villa Magdalena has 6 apartments, which range in size from 37m² to 54m², and 18 double rooms. All the apartments are decorated in a modern and luxurious style and they all have a Jacuzzi tub, which is filled with thermal water, chromotherapy and a panoramic view. The facilities range from covered terraces that overlook the centre of Krapinske Toplice and a kitchenette (except the double room) to a dressing gown for each guest, free Wi-Fi and a minibar.
The Magdalena Restaurant has numerous awards, such as being recognised as one of the best restaurants in Croatia, and it is open at both lunch and dinner, serving an à la carte menu that is rich in the best dishes from the Croatian, Italian and French cuisines. With a panoramic view of the Zagorje hills, guests can enjoy specialities prepared using seasonal ingredients, therefore they are constantly changing, as well as vegetarian and macrobiotic dishes (upon request). The wine card is also impressive with over 50 different bottles available.
Some of the Hotel’s services and facilities:
The region of Zagorje, where Villa Magdalena is located, is particularly famous for its forests and thermal springs that attract nature lovers and people who enjoy outdoor activities. However, the region is also home to one of the most important Neanderthal towns in the world and, in 2010, a museum was opened, dedicated to the prehistoric man of Krapina. In the surrounding area a visit to the Hellenbach Castle in Hrvatsko Zagorje, which was built in 1786, is a must; its rooms and areas are still intact even to this day. Marija Bistrica, a famous Croatian sanctuary, is just a 30-minute drive away, whilst in the immediate surroundings of Krapinske Toplice visitors can reach various farms, wine houses, castles and museums in a just a few minutes.
Pets allowed, € 13,50 per night to be pid locally.
Local tax: adults pay € 1,35 per night, children 12-17 years pay € 0,68
Wireless internet access
SPA pool in the hotel