Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda, Italy | Wellbeing Escapes

Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda

Gargnano, Verona, Lake Garda, Italy

Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda


Lefay Resort & Spa is hidden away on a private estate perched on the edge of Lake Garda. It’s surrounded by lemon trees and olive groves and this luxury spa retreat gives you the opportunity to escape from it all. It’s a true eco-resort and was designed to reduce its environmental impact. It blends beautifully into 11 hectares of surrounding natural park overlooking the lake. The spa fuses the principles of classical Chinese Medicine and Western scientific research through their dedicated programmes aimed to help you achieve your health and wellness goals.

When to go

The hottest months are usually June to August. The wettest month is September with an average of 86mm of rain.

What we love

  • The private La Luna nel Negro salt pool - after soaking for 20 minutes, you’ll feel so relaxed and detoxed
  • The rooms are crafted from natural materials and with the latest technology – it’s not surprising they are award-winningly eco
  • The gourmet food using Italian flavours and local ingredients meaning the menu is healthy without compromising on taste.

Who should go

  • To improve your health on one of the dedicated programmes such as the ‘Sleep Booster’ or ‘Slimming and Weight-loss’ 
  • Lefay is very popular with solo travellers who want to get away and de-stress in a beautiful location 
  • It’s in a romantic setting so ideal if you’re looking for a healthy couple’s getaway.  


  • 1 Private access to the salt lake 'La Luna Nel Nago' per person (min stay 3 nights, worth €40)
  • €100 Spa credit per person towards Lefay SPA Signature treatment ( min stay 5 nights)
  • Free room upgrade from Prestige Junior Suite to Deluxe Junior Suite (worth €390, min stay 7 nights, subject to availability at the time of arrival)
  • Early check-in/ late check-out (subject to availability at the time of arrival) with min stay 10 nights
  • Early booking offer:
  • - 10% off the room is booked 100 days prior arrival. Not applicable for the Royal Pool & Spa Suite
  • Free nights offer:
  • - Stay 4 Pay 3 - valid for stays between 03 November - 23 December 24; 30 January - 17 April 25; 02 November - 23 December 25
  • - Stay 5 Pay 4 - valid for stays between 22 September - 01 November 24; 22 April - 19 June 25; 21 September - 01 November 25
  • - Stay 6 Pay 5 - valid for stays 01 - 20 September 24; 20 June - 24 July 25; 31 August - 20 September 25
  • -Not applicable for the Royal Pool & Spa Suite

Have a question?
This hotel is not fully available from 06/01/2025 until 29/01/2025. Please email or call us on +44 (0)20 3735 7555 to find our more details about availability.

Stay without Programme

Just the hotel, no programmes
per person

Exclusive Wellbeing Booster

Minimum 3 nights stay. Our signature wellbeing booster programme is a great introduction to Lefay Spa. Included is a classic Chinese medicine consultation, reflexology and stretch session to re-balance your meridians. Access to plentiful activities, gym and spa wolds is also included so see what Lefay is about!
per person

Lefay Spa Discovery

Minimum stay 3 nights. To find a balance and remove the chaotic pace of everyday life that strain the body, according to the Lefay SPA Method principles.
per person

Detox Programme

Min. 5 nights. Ideal for removing the toxins accumulated during periods of stress and restoring a better functioning of the organs responsible for their elimination, helping the body to dispose of toxins’ accumulation.
per person

Fitness Programme

Min stay 5 nights. The energy that protects us from stress passes through the muscles. This programme is aimed at helping them relax, revitalising the atonic muscles, correcting alterations to posture and bringing the body back to global well-being, with visible aesthetic improvements.
per person

Stress Relieving programme

The “Il Recupero dell’Energia Originale” aims to reset the body by helping to stimulate the necessary resources for this exchange of forces, and regain a dynamic equilibrium. Its methodology is based on the integration of the most recent discoveries of neuroscience, re-integrated within the more complex vision of classical Chinese medicine. The effectiveness of the treatments is continually overseen through heart rate monitoring, according to mathematical models that interpret the variability of the autonomic nervous system as a stress state detector. Minimum 5 nights.
per person

Longevity programme

With this programme you will rebalance your strengths, realise in advance whether your lifestyle is damaging your body or mind, strive to sharpen your intelligence, make your muscles more supple and resistant, and your joints more flexible. And that’s not all: it’s not enough to nourish your body, it’s also important to recharge one’s batteries in the tranquillity of the spirit. Based on 5 nights stay.
per person

Beauty of Body and Mind

To reduce premature causes of ageing, through a holistic understanding of beauty. The re-balancing of the nervous system, the nourishment of the spirit and deep relaxation, for a new and bright look. Programme needs min 5 nights.
per person

Weight Management Programme

Lefay SPA Method stresses the importance of awareness of diet and lifestyle, aiming to change eating habits, recover optimal weight and restore energy. Minimum stay 5 nights.
per person

Sleep Programme

Min. 5 nights. Insomnia is the manifestation of an energy imbalance due to various causes of both a physical and mental nature. This programme stimulates the energy lines and the specific acupuncture points, thereby promoting sleep.
per person

Stress Relieving programme (from 01 January 2025)

The human body is a collection of energy flows in an effort to strike a balance between the outer world and the emotional sphere. This programme aims to help the body to stimulate the necessary resources for this exchange of forces. Minimum 5 nights.
per person

Intensive Weight Management Programme

This intensive weight management programme is for those who want to regain their physical shape and reduce the health risks caused by being overweight. Minimum stay is 10 nights.
per person

Intensive Detox Programme

This is a more intensive detox programme for those who want to reduce the build up of toxins after a particularly intense period of stress. Minimum stay is 10 nights.
per person


Fusing the principles of classic Chinese medicine with Western science, Lefay Spa Method aims to boost energy levels and leave you feeling rejuvenated. A team of experts will work with you to help you achieve personal wellness goals through an examinations, treatments and fitness classes. The spa itself is beautifully designed to help you escape daily stresses. 

The SPA will be 4.300 sqm with the “Adults Only SPA” wellness area that includes: Whirlpool with water temperature (open April – Oct), Finnish Panoramic Sauna, the Acquamoon (Temperate waterfall), 2 Course rooms and a dedicated relaxation area with phytotherapy. The indoor/outdoor pool is heated to 36 degrees. 

Lefay's outdoor infinity pool is open from April to end of October and its temperature is set to 28 degrees all season long. 

Example treatments at Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
  • Four hands massage 
  • Anti-aging massage 
  • Purifying facial 
  • Head massage 


Activities available at resort
  • 2.5 km running circuit  
  • Explore the therapeutic gardens  
  • Tennis 

Activities available at the surrounding area
  • Guided horse riding
  • Have a go on the Garda golf course   
  • Hiking around Lake Garda
  • Go mountain biking in the surrounding mountains
  • Sailing on Lake Garda  

Typical Group Classes

  • Aqua gym
  • Power pump
  • Hatha yoga
  • Pilates
  • Circuit training
  • Fit ball
  • Soft stretching
  • Qi Gong

Sample Weekly Class Schedule

Please note - Classes are subject to change and seasonal adjustments


There are 96 spacious suites. Each is beautifully designed making the most of the mountain surroundings. 

Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Prestige Junior Suite
The Prestige Junior Suites are located on the ground floor and each have a terrace with lake views. They are 49m2 and have a king-size or twin beds, wardrobe and seating area. 

The en-suite has a marble bath and separate shower, 
robe, slippers and hairdryers. 

Facilities include satellite LCD TV with sky channels, minibar, safe, complimentary toiletries, complimentary Wi-Fi, DVD player (upon request) and complimentary bottled water. 
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda
Deluxe Junior Suite
The Deluxe Junior Suites are located on the first floor and each have a balcony with lake views. They are 49 m2 and have king-size or twin beds, a wardrobe room and seating area. 

The en-suite has a marble bath and separate shower, robe, slippers and hairdryers.

Facilities include satellite LCD TV with sky channels, minibar, safe, complimentary toiletries, complimentary Wi-Fi, DVD player (upon request) and complimentary bottled water. 

What’s on the menu

The gourmet food is prepared using many local ingredients based on a Mediterranean diet rich in organic extra-virgin olive oil (which they produce themselves), citrus fruits and local herbs. Everything is seasonal and incorporates the delicious Italian flavours. There is a pool bar serving refreshing drinks and snacks throughout the day and in the evenings head to the lounge bar for a mocktail and live piano music. 

There is a separate section in La Limonaia restaurant dedicated to wellness guests who are eating from the spa menu or the personalised menu. There is a personalised menu for those guests who are doing Lefay's Detox or Weight loss programme. These menus are build by nutritionists and Chefs and specifically designed for guests' personal tastes and what the body needs. 

If you are on a spa programme a personalised tea is also included for you. 

La Limonaia
La Limonaia
The main restaurant where buffet breakfast, a la carte lunch and dinner is served here. You will eat here if you are doing a health programme. On the menu you will find Italian classics with a modern twist.
Restaurant with no meat or dairy products on the menu, all gourmet dishes are either vegetarian or vegan. The tasting menus are inspired by the Energy and Therapeutic Garden that surrounds the restaurant: five areas with different cultivated or wild herbs. Open daily except Monday and Tuesday.


Lefay Resort & Spa is in Garnano and in the renownded Riviera dei Limoni in Italy.

Nearest airport

The transfer is approximately 2 hours from Milan Linate Airport or 2.5 hours from Milan Malpensa Airport by car. The flight time is approximately 2 hours from London to Milan. There are also flights to Verona. The transfer is approximately 1.5 hours from Verona Airport. 
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Families, Children & Infants

Children of all ages are welcome to stay in Lefay. There is a children’s club available during the day for 3 – 11-years old. Please note that children can only stay in the family suites. 


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Why Wellbeing Escapes?

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Our team of wellness travel experts have visited the retreats themselves and include trained holistic therapists and yoga teachers. Their expertise in the wellness field and the retreats allow them to match you with the best retreat and programme for your individual needs.
Value added benefits and discounts
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As the most established specialist wellbeing travel company we are able to provide excellent added value with our exclusive benefits including reduced prices for single travellers, free spa credits, complimentary transfers plus free nights and additional benefits for our repeat clients.
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With over 15 years of experience, we have come to understand what our clients need from a wellbeing holiday. We treat each client as an individual and provide a personalised concierge service organising all aspects of your stay from spa and treatment programmes, transfers and flights with an efficient and friendly approach. Our continuous awards for customer service speak for themselves.