Hotel Sant'Orso & Beauty SPA Lebois ****
Hotel Sant’Orso is located in the centre of the Valdaostan town of Cogne. The location provides a splendid panorama of the Gran Paradiso massif and the Sant’Orso meadows from which the hotel takes its name. The landscapes can also be admired through the glass walls that surround the large heated and panoramic pool. This pool is just one of the places to relax in the spa and beauty farm, which has 500 square meters of facilities and are at the disposition of hotel guests. The hotel’s other facilities include free underground parking, connected directly to the rooms by an internal elevator, a large terrace with outdoor furniture, a restaurant with a terrace and panoramic views, a brasserie, free Wi-Fi internet connection, a play area for children, a small cinema with comfy chairs, a lounge with a fireplace, a reading room and a ski deposit room with direct access to the slopes.
The pool, Spa, and Beauty Farm offer 500 square meters of wellness facilities: the Lebois Bien Etre & Beauté wellness centre is one of the finest in Val d’Aosta and includes a large, heated pool with water features and wide glass walls (which are opened during the summer) that provide panoramic views of the Sant’Orso meadows and the National Park. The Spa also includes a heated mini-pool with hydro-massage jets, a sauna, a Turkish bath, a Himalayan pink salt cave, a sensation shower with chromotherapy, an ice cascade, a relaxation area with a fireplace, and a herbal tea corner. The hotel grounds also contain an Alpine chalet with a shower, a second sauna, and a Jacuzzi. The Beauty Farm has 4 cabins where the expert staff administers beauty treatments, and individual or couples’ massages, some of which use natural local products.
The 27 rooms at the Hotel Sant’Orso are decorated in typical Alpine style, with pine furniture and detailing. Some rooms have a private balcony with views over the Sant’Orso meadows. Room types include twin, double, triple, and inter-connecting mini-suites and all rooms have: a telephone, satellite TV, a fridge-bar, a safe, and Wi-Fi internet connection.
The hotel’s internal restaurant has large windows that provide panoramic views of the Sant’Orso meadows and the Gran Paradiso National Park. During the warmer seasons, lunch is also be served out on the panoramic terrace. The menu is à la carte (with special options for hotel guests not available to external customers) and includes typical Valdaostan dishes as well as classic Italian and international cuisine. A children’s menu is also available. In addition, the hotel contains the Brasserie Cougnèntse, with an independent entrance and informal cuisine based on salads, grilled meats, pizzas, and homemade desserts. Finally, guests may like to take the spectacular hike to the mountain shelter on the Pian di Teppe, on the natural plateau of Gimillan at an altitude of almost 2000m. The shelter often prepares barbeques, polenta, and themed evenings for guests of the Hotel Sant’Orso.
The hotel’s services and facilities include:
One of the most beautiful towns in the Alps, located at the heart of the Gran Paradiso National Park, Cogne is great for cross-country skiers and well-connected to the most popular ski slopes in the area, with facilities for all winter sports, as well as being a popular destination for walkers and climbers in the summer. The town’s biggest attractions include a winter playground for children and an ice rink- which is installed every winter in the town’s central square. Attractions in the surrounding area include the Visitor's Centre at the Gran Paradiso National Park, where you can discover the flora and fauna of the territory, the Maison Gérard-Dayné, which is particularly emblematic of Valdaostan architecture. In the nearby valley, Valnontey, the Paradisia botanical garden is absolutely worth a visit (open only in the summer), or the Nature Walk of Montseuc can be reached by cable car from Cogne. All the most important towns in Val D’Aosta are within easy reach of Cogne, starting with the regional capital, Aosta, just 27km from the hotel.
Adults and children over 12 years pay €1 per day.
Number of rooms accessible for persons with disabilities : 2
Indoor swimming pool
Cross country skiing