Discover Germany, Issue 57, December 2017

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Discover Germany  |  Special Theme  |  The Ultimate Spa & Wellness Centre Guide for Switzerland 2017

Panorama pool.

Wellness as far as the eye can see Nestled at the foot of Ticino’s scenic mountain Monte Tamaro in Southern Switzerland, the Splash e Spa is one of Europe’s newest and most modern water and wellness parks. It is a true oasis, which is thought-through down to the smallest detail. This is Swiss precision merged with Mediterranean flair, and an attraction for kids and adults alike. TEXT: MARILENA STRACKE  I  PHOTOS: SPLASH E SPA

The Splash e Spa Tamaro is the holy grail of spa experiences. Not only is it large in size and offers an astonishing amount of facilities and treatments, it is also well organised and designed down to the smallest detail. On 7,000 square metres guests can enjoy various exciting pools as well as different slides, while the comprehensive spa area measuring 3,000 square metres invites visitors to relax and get thoroughly pampered. 52  |  Issue 57  |  December 2017

“Guests appreciate the spatial generosity of our facility,” explains marketing manager Bettina Brenna. “On the one side we have kids, who are super excited about the slides, and on the other side there are the guests who seek relaxation and tranquillity. On top of those demographics we have the families with kids who frequently visit.” Fun, entertainment and wellness are all equally a part of one concept. How can

these three aspects exist peacefully without causing conflict? Brenna has the answer:“At Spa e Splash Tamaro it is actually the special architecture, which allows this physical co-existence. Those three moods are implemented in the architectural scope of the building and manifested in the three domes. One for entertainment, one for fun, and the last one for wellness.” With the region’s mild climate, guests can soak up the sun from the terrace, the garden or the heated outdoor pool all year round whilst enjoying the panoramic views of the lush landscape. Indoors the various pools feature a wave machine, 80 massage jets, and fountains, with which visitors can unwind from the daily hustle and bustle. Thanks to the pool bar, guests