The Bachal spa in Chamonix
Hameau Albert 1er Hotel and Spa in Chamonix
Indoor and outdoor swimming pool with views of Mont Blanc,
Hot tub, steam room, sauna, fitness room
Dive into the pool, indulge at the spa, savor a rejuvenating break in the humid warmth of the steam room, enjoy a moment of relaxation and detox in the sauna... Le Bachal and its luxury spa at Hameau Albert 1er offer you a delightful wellness interlude facing Mont Blanc. In addition to the benefits of the mountains, discover those of the spa.
For everyone's pleasure, the spa closely associates the idyllic setting of the legendary peaks with the purely aquatic world within one of the three old wooden farms of Hameau Albert 1er. Open wide to the garden and the Mont Blanc massif, this very privileged place for living and relaxation caters to both women and men. An ultimate haven of peace, it takes its name from the Savoyard dialect. 'Le Bachal' refers to a large stone or wooden water reservoir used in the past as a washhouse.
Estheticians and masseuses loyal to Hameau Albert 1er are at your service at the spa to provide their personalized treatments and advice. This intimate mountain beauty institute offers a marine-inspired decor for complete relaxation, with its three treatment areas resembling boat cabins, a welcoming relaxation lounge, and a tea room. And for the most daring, there's a cold shower! The boutique window allows you to take home some of the Anne Semonin product range that you have tried in the treatment rooms and discover others for the face or body.
The massages, with a highly varied menu, always complemented by personalized advice to meet your specific needs, are highly praised by the hotel guests and locals alike! It's often said that 'there are no good massages, only skilled hands.' The Hameau team seems to have proven their skills to a demanding clientele of spa connoisseurs. Regulars have made Le Bachal their retreat where it's good to come all year round, like a fitness club. After sports, comes comfort... Pamper yourself with a deep muscle 'Trailer' massage to ease the tensions from your physical feats in the mountains. Men love it, but so do sportswomen of all disciplines! There's a range of treatments dedicated to expectant mothers. Private Yoga classes are also offered in a private room or outdoors facing Mont Blanc. Upon request, the spa team can provide the services of a reflexologist and a sophrologist. People with reduced mobility can receive treatments and massages in their rooms. As for children, they are welcome at the pool, accompanied by an adult and in accordance with the tranquil atmosphere of the spa and relaxation area!
Changing the setting, at Hotel Albert 1er for other activities with the fitness room. Dedicated to those who want to work out before engaging in mountain sports or simply maintain their physical fitness, the fitness room is equipped with treadmills and the famous elliptical bike, highly popular in the world of cardio training. (There are showers and lockers for changing on-site).